Rising Stars> November 2011

SCIENTISTS, INSTITUTIONS, COUNTRIES, & JOURNALS WITH THE LARGEST INCREASE IN TOTAL CITATIONS

COOKIESFollowing the latest bimonthly update to Essential Science IndicatorsSM from Clarivate Analytics, ScienceWatch.com has produced a listing of the scientists, institutions, countries, and journals that have achieved the highest percentage increase in total citations from the second bimonthly period of 2011 to the third bimonthly period of 2011—that is, from April 2011 to June 2011.

These entities are singled out as Rising Stars in their respective fields.

 

Select from the tabs above to view the list of Rising Stars for November 2011.

For full citation details on all these Rising Stars, please see Essential Science Indicators.

SCIENTISTS

The scientists named as Rising Stars for this period are as follows:

Scientist Field
PAN, TM Agricultural Sciences
DORN, GW Biology & Biochemistry
ROTH, S Chemistry
MITCHELL, D Clinical Medicine
GRASSO, C Computer Science
ZAVADSKAS, EK Economics & Business
BARNETT, SA Engineering
STAMATAKIS, A Environment/Ecology
HINZMAN, LD Geosciences
HAYNES, BF Immunology
SOMEYA, T Materials Science
ZHOU, Y Mathematics
ECKBURG, PB Microbiology
MALEK, JA Molecular Biology & Genetics
LIU, Y Multidisciplinary
LEVINE, JD Neuroscience & Behavior
GILANI, AH Pharmacology & Toxicology
DISSERTORI, G Physics
LUNDEBERG, J Plant & Animal Science
VOGEL, EK Psychiatry/Psychology
MELLARS, P Social Sciences, general
LARSON, D Space Science

INSTITUTIONS

The following table lists the institutions singled out as Rising Stars:

Institution Field
CHINA MED UNIV - TAIWAN Agricultural Sciences
ASTRAZENECA Biology & Biochemistry
CHARLES UNIV PRAGUE Chemistry
AZIENDA OSPED SAN GIOVANNI BATTISTA Clinical Medicine
INST GENET & BIOL MOL & CELLULAIRE Computer Science
YORK UNIV Economics & Business
STMICROELECT Engineering
TSING HUA UNIV Environment/Ecology
US ARMY Geosciences
TULANE UNIV Immunology
NANJING UNIV TECHNOL Materials Science
TOKYO INST TECHNOL Mathematics
SUNY BUFFALO Microbiology
LAWRENCE LIVERMORE NATL LAB Molecular Biology & Genetics
BAYLOR COLL MED Multidisciplinary
CHARITE UNIV MED BERLIN Neuroscience & Behavior
KYUNGPOOK NATL UNIV Pharmacology & Toxicology
CZECH TECH UNIV Physics
SAINSBURY LAB Plant & Animal Science
GEORGE MASON UNIV Psychiatry/Psychology
SILA SCI Social Sciences, general
STOCKHOLM UNIV Space Science

COUNTRIES

Serbia's citation rise continues, as it achieves the highest percent citation increase in nine fields. Pakistan and Malaysia also distinguish themselves with Rising Star status in two fields each. The full list is as follows:

Country Field
Serbia Agricultural Sciences
Serbia Biology & Biochemistry
Serbia Chemistry
Serbia Clinical Medicine
Serbia Computer Science
PAKISTAN Economics & Business
Serbia Engineering
U ARAB EMIRATES Environment/Ecology
COSTA RICA Geosciences
MOZAMBIQUE Immunology
Serbia Materials Science
MALAYSIA Mathematics
PAKISTAN Microbiology
URUGUAY Molecular Biology & Genetics
SLOVAKIA Multidisciplinary
Serbia Neuroscience & Behavior
ETHIOPIA Pharmacology & Toxicology
Serbia Physics
MONACO Plant & Animal Science
UKRAINE Psychiatry/Psychology
MALAYSIA Social Sciences, general
VATICAN Space Science

JOURNALS

ACS Nano is making its tenth visit to the Rising Star lists. Other journals enjoying repeat visits this month include PLoS One, Molecular Ecology Resources, Nature Geoscience, ISME Journal, the Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, the Journal of Proteome Research, BMC Plant Biology, Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation, and Cortex. The full list of journals named as Rising Stars is given below:

Journal Field
CIENC AGROTEC Agricultural Sciences
NAT PROTOC Biology & Biochemistry
ACS NANO Chemistry
PLOS ONE Clinical Medicine
J STAT SOFTW Computer Science
TRANSFORM BUS ECON Economics & Business
INT REV ELECTR ENG-IREE Engineering
MOL ECOL RESOUR Environment/Ecology
NAT GEOSCI Geosciences
EXPERT REV VACCINES Immunology
NAT NANOTECHNOL Materials Science
COMMUN NONLINEAR SCI NUMER SI Mathematics
ISME J Microbiology
J PROTEOME RES Molecular Biology & Genetics
NAT METHODS Multidisciplinary
CORTEX Neuroscience & Behavior
MOL PHARM Pharmacology & Toxicology
CHIN PHYS B Physics
BMC PLANT BIOL Plant & Animal Science
NATURE Psychiatry/Psychology
ENERGY EDUC SCI TECHNOL-PT A Social Sciences, general
J COSMOL ASTROPART PHYS Space Science
 

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