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NEW ENTRANTS

June 2008

As of May 1, 2008, the Essential Science IndicatorsSM from Clarivate Analytics data were updated to cover a 10-year plus 2-month period, from January 1998 to February 29, 2008. With this update, the data pool expanded to include an additional 7,904 scientists, 258 institutions, 36 countries, and 90 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.

Of the 7,904 scientists new to the database or its fields, the following had the highest total citations: 

Scientist Field
ISOBE, S Agricultural Sciences
HARDING, HP Biology & Biochemistry
IBRAHEM, I Chemistry
GIANCOTTI, FG Clinical Medicine
JAFAR, SA Computer Science
LOCKETT, A Economics & Business
DONOHO, DL Engineering
CUNNINGHAM, AA Environment/Ecology
MURRAY, AS Geosciences
ALEXANDER, WS Immunology
TAKADAMA, H Materials Science
SHEN, WX Mathematics
KATZ, JM Microbiology
STRAUSBERG, RL Molecular Biology & Genetics
BLACKWELL, C Multidisciplinary
CIBELLI, JB Multidisciplinary
WOODS, SC Neuroscience & Behavior
KIM, D Pharmacology & Toxicology
BATSOULI, S Physics
BROWN, JH Plant & Animal Science
ANDERSON, MC Psychiatry/Psychology
POTOSKI, M Social Sciences, general
LEFLOCH, E Space Science

 

The institutions new to one of the database's 22 fields are as follows:

Institution Field
MTT AGRIFOOD RES FINLAND Agricultural Sciences
MED UNIV LUBECK Biology & Biochemistry
BU ALI SINA UNIV Chemistry
RADBOUD UNIV NIJMEGEN MED CTR Clinical Medicine
GEORGETOWN UNIV Computer Science
UNIV CARLOS III MADRID Economics & Business
MEPHI Engineering
TECH UNIV DARMSTADT Environment/Ecology
FORSCHUNGSZENTRUM KARLSRUHE Geosciences
ASAHI UNIV Immunology
UNIV LEOBEN Materials Science
UNIV CERGY PONTOISE Mathematics
THOMAS JEFFERSON UNIV Microbiology
AIST Molecular Biology & Genetics
MCGILL UNIV Multidisciplinary
ELAN PHARMACEUT Neuroscience & Behavior
NAGASAKI UNIV Pharmacology & Toxicology
HIGH ENERGY ACCELERATOR RES ORG KEK Physics
LEIBNIZ INST PLANT BIOCHEM Plant & Animal Science
TECH UNIV MUNICH Psychiatry/Psychology
UNIV BONN Social Sciences, general
UNIV NOTTINGHAM Space Science


The 17 countries entering the top 1% in their fields are given below:

Country Field
BOTSWANA Agricultural Sciences
JAMAICA Biology & Biochemistry
KENYA Chemistry
DOMINICAN REP Clinical Medicine
PAKISTAN Computer Science
BOLIVIA Economics & Business
LIBYA Engineering
OMAN Environment/Ecology
SYRIA Geosciences
URUGUAY Materials Science
JAMAICA Mathematics
BOTSWANA Microbiology
ECUADOR Molecular Biology & Genetics
SLOVENIA Multidisciplinary
GUADELOUPE Neuroscience & Behavior
SUDAN Plant & Animal Science
MYANMAR Social Sciences, general

 

The journals in the table below have entered the database with the highest total citations:

Journal Field
J NUTR EDUC BEHAV Agricultural Sciences
NAT CHEM BIOL Biology & Biochemistry
J CHEM INF MODEL Chemistry
PARKINSONISM RELAT DISORD Clinical Medicine
CIN-COMPUT INFORM NURS Computer Science
J CORP FINANC Economics & Business
TRANSP RES REC Engineering
RIVER RES APPL Environment/Ecology
OCEAN MODEL Geosciences
GRANUL MATTER Materials Science
ESAIM CONTROL OPTIM CALC VAR Mathematics
ANNU REV GENOMIC HUM GENET Molecular Biology & Genetics
TRANS ROY SOC SOUTH AUST Multidisciplinary
BRAIN RES PROTOC Neuroscience & Behavior
EXPERT OPIN THER TARGETS Pharmacology & Toxicology
PHYS REV SPEC TOP-ACCEL BEAMS Physics
FUNGAL DIVERS Plant & Animal Science
J HEALTH PSYCHOL Psychiatry/Psychology
EURASIAN GEOGR ECON 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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