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NEW ENTRANTS

December 2008

As of November 1, 2008, the Essential Science IndicatorsSM from Clarivate Analytics data were updated to cover a 10-year plus 8-month period, from January 1998 to August 31, 2008. With this update, the data pool expanded to include an additional 2,082 scientists, 311 institutions, 15 countries, and 83 journals that are either entirely new to Essential Science Indicators, or new to one of the database’s 22 fields. ScienceWatch.com presents a listing of those New Entrants who showed the greatest total citations upon entrance.

The following scientists are new to Essential Science Indicators or one of the database's 22 fields:

Scientist Field
ELMORE, JS Agricultural Sciences
TILL, JH Biology & Biochemistry
DEVRIES, S Chemistry
SCHOFIELD, CJ Clinical Medicine
LIU, CS Computer Science
BROUTHERS, KD Economics & Business
GANJI, DD Engineering
CUNNINGHAM, AA Environment/Ecology
ZHANG, XL Geosciences
FACCHETTI, F Immunology
GUO, F Materials Science
VOLKMANN, L Mathematics
AKIRA, S Microbiology
MADEO, F Molecular Biology & Genetics
CHANG, LF Multidisciplinary
YAMAGUCHI, S Neuroscience & Behavior
SUGIYAMA, A Pharmacology & Toxicology
NOVOSELOV, KS Physics
MIADLIKOWSKA, J Plant & Animal Science
CUIJPERS, P Psychiatry/Psychology
SMITH, TM Social Sciences, general
HENDRY, JS Space Science

 

Of the 311 institutions entering the top 1%, the following are entering with the highest total citations:

Institution Field
UNIV ROVIRA & VIRGILI Agricultural Sciences
NATL INST AGROBIOL SCI Biology & Biochemistry
NIDA Chemistry
ROYAL CHILDRENS HOSP MELBOURNE Clinical Medicine
UNIV PALERMO Computer Science
UNIV QUEENSLAND Economics & Business
UNIV LYON Engineering
UNIV TSUKUBA Environment/Ecology
UNIV COLL DUBLIN Geosciences
UNIV LOUISVILLE Immunology
SHARIF UNIV TECHNOL Materials Science
TOKYO INST TECHNOL Mathematics
CHU VAUDOIS Microbiology
UNIV TAMPERE Molecular Biology & Genetics
BAYLOR COLL MED Multidisciplinary
YONSEI UNIV Neuroscience & Behavior
PUSAN NATL UNIV Pharmacology & Toxicology
INDIAN ASSOC CULTIVAT SCI Physics
CALIF ACAD SCI Plant & Animal Science
ZUCKER HILLSIDE HOSP Psychiatry/Psychology
NAT HIST MUSEUM Social Sciences, general
UNIV CALIF DAVIS Space Science


The seven countries entering the database or its fields with the highest citations are as follows:

Country Field
MONACO Biology & Biochemistry
ESTONIA Economics & Business
LEBANON Geosciences
SUDAN Microbiology
SLOVENIA Multidisciplinary
MOROCCO Psychiatry/Psychology
MOZAMBIQUE Social Sciences, general

 

The journals that are new to the database are given in the table below:

Journal Field
J FOOD LIPIDS Agricultural Sciences
NAT METHODS Biology & Biochemistry
CHIN J CATAL Chemistry
AMBUL PEDIATR Clinical Medicine
IEEE-ACM TRANS COMPUT BIOL BI Computer Science
CORP GOV Economics & Business
J CHIN INST ENGINEERS Engineering
NORTHWEST SCI Environment/Ecology
NAT HAZARDS EARTH SYST SCI Geosciences
J ENDOTOXIN RES Immunology
JOM Materials Science
INT STATIST REV Mathematics
BMC MICROBIOL Microbiology
PLOS GENET Molecular Biology & Genetics
ENDEAVOUR Multidisciplinary
BASIC CLIN PHARMACOL TOXICOL Pharmacology & Toxicology
J STAT MECH-THEORY EXP Physics
VET OPHTHALMOL Plant & Animal Science
EMOTION Psychiatry/Psychology
J PALLIAT MED Social Sciences, general

For details on citation scores, papers, and time-series performance for these New Entrants, see Essential Science Indicators.



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