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NEW ENTRANTS

February 2009

As of January 1, 2009, the Essential Science IndicatorsSM from Clarivate Analytics data were updated to cover a 10-year plus 10-month period, from January 1998 to October 31, 2008. With this update, the data pool expanded to include an additional 1,647 scientists, 236 institutions, 11 countries, and 131 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 that showed the greatest total citations.

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

Scientist Field
PARK, JH Agricultural Sciences
NEIDLE, S Biology & Biochemistry
TESSLER, N Chemistry
CHANG, LF Clinical Medicine
BARKAI, N Computer Science
GUILLEN, MF Economics & Business
RAFFRAY, AR Engineering
DEFRIES, RS Environment/Ecology
SAUNDERS, RW Geosciences
CADO, D Immunology
DJURISIC, AB Materials Science
FAHRMEIR, L Mathematics
RUSSO, JJ Microbiology
STRAUSBERG, RL Molecular Biology & Genetics
DEKKER, C Multidisciplinary
DISTEFANO, PS Neuroscience & Behavior
CRAVATT, BF Pharmacology & Toxicology
SMITH, JR Physics
PESSIER, AP Plant & Animal Science
SPELKE, E Psychiatry/Psychology
MORWOOD, MJ Social Sciences, general
MCCRACKEN, HJ Space Science

 

Of the 236 institutions entering the top 1%, the ones entering with the highest total citations are:

Institution Field
UNIV FED RIO GRANDE DO SUL Agricultural Sciences
TOKYO METROPOLITAN UNIV Biology & Biochemistry
WATERS CORP Chemistry
CHINA MED UNIV - TAIWAN Clinical Medicine
ROCKEFELLER UNIV Computer Science
UNIV MANNHEIM Economics & Business
PONTIFICIA UNIV CATOLICA CHILE Engineering
AGRES Environment/Ecology
UNIV CINCINNATI Geosciences
NHLBI Immunology
NATL TAIWAN OCEAN UNIV Materials Science
UNIV BATH Mathematics
AIST Microbiology
ROSLIN INST Molecular Biology & Genetics
UCL Multidisciplinary
SAHLGRENS UNIV HOSP Neuroscience & Behavior
OSAKA CITY UNIV Pharmacology & Toxicology
UNIV SIEGEN Physics
UNIV ESTADUAL MARINGA Plant & Animal Science
UNIV AUTONOMA MADRID Psychiatry/Psychology
RADBOUD UNIV NIJMEGEN Social Sciences, general
UNIV PARIS 7 Space Science


The seven countries entering the database or its fields with the highest citations are given in the table below:

Country Field
BERMUDA Biology & Biochemistry
KENYA Chemistry
ALGERIA Clinical Medicine
NIGERIA Computer Science
MOROCCO Immunology
COSTA RICA Multidisciplinary
MALI Social Sciences, general

 

The journals that are new to the database as follows:

Journal Field
FOOD SCI TECHNOL RES Agricultural Sciences
NAT PROTOC Biology & Biochemistry
QSAR COMB SCI Chemistry
BMC INFECT DIS Clinical Medicine
OPEN SYST INF DYN Computer Science
ENTREP REG DEV Economics & Business
MICROFLUID NANOFLUID Engineering
GROUND WATER MONIT REMEDIAT Environment/Ecology
EARTHQ SPECTRA Geosciences
AUTOIMMUN REV Immunology
MATER TODAY Materials Science
CAN MATH BULL-BULL CAN MATH Mathematics
J COMPUT MATH Mathematics
PARASITOL INT Microbiology
AGING CELL Molecular Biology & Genetics
NEUROEPIDEMIOLOGY Neuroscience & Behavior
ASSAY DRUG DEV TECHNOL Pharmacology & Toxicology
ARQ BRAS MED VET ZOOTEC Plant & Animal Science
TROP ANIM HEALTH PROD Plant & Animal Science
J HOMOSEXUAL Psychiatry/Psychology
CULT HEALTH SEX 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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