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Fast Moving Fronts
January 2006
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Frank Buchholz;
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Raymond J. Deshaies;
Bio. & Bio.

Francisco J. Doblas-Reyes
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Geo.

James D. Fearon
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Soc. Sci., gen.

John Geddes;
Psy./Psy.

Yi Guan;
Mic.

Ramón Martínez-Máñez;
Mat. Sci.

Roger Nicoll;
Neu. & Beh.

Susumu Noda;
Phy.

John D. Towers;
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he ESI Special Topics Web site is designed to complement Essential Science Indicators in providing citation analyses and commentary for selected scientific research areas that have experienced notable recent advances or are of special current interest. Each topic is prefaced with a description of its relation to the main Essential Science Indicators rankings and the methodology used to assemble the data from the Essential Science Indicators database. A new topic is added monthly. The data presented for each topic include citation rankings for scientists, institutions, nations, and journals. Most special topics also feature interviews and essays by prominent scientists in the area.

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New Special Topic This Month: 
Asymmetric Catalysis


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New interviews & features added in JANUARY 2006:
Prof. Tamio Hayashi;
Asymmetric Catalysis
Prof. Kevin Marsh;
Malaria
Dr. John Kirkwood;
Melanoma

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ESI Special Topics also spotlights New Hot Papers, Fast Breaking Papers (both have some comments/mini-interviews and are updated bi-monthly), Emerging Research Fronts, and Fast Moving Fronts, all of which deal with current and emerging trends in specialized areas of research. Methodologies for the various entities and commentary on data interpretation are also included.

New Hot Papers - January 2006
  
Comments & Interviews from the author(s) of the papers:
Jinde Cao and Jinling Liang;
Mathematics
Robert C. Edgar;
Computer Science
Bridget F. Grant;
Psychology/
Psychiatry
A. Stephen K. Hashmi;
Materials Science
Anke Hoeffler & Paul Collier;
Economics & Business
Taro Kawai and Shizuo Akira;
Immunology
Christopher A. Lipinski & Andrew L. Hopkins;
Pharmacology & Toxicology
Richard A. Peterson and Narasimhan Anand;
Social Sciences, general
Roland Stocker;
Biology & Biochemistry
Thomas C. Südhof;
Neuroscience & Behavior
Taku Tsuchiya & Renata Wentzcovitch
Geosciences
Guoyao Wu;
Agricultural Sciences
Hisashi Yamamoto;
Chemistry 

Archive of past comments for New Hot Papers.
Archive also contains listings of late entries received after publication.







Fast Breaking Papers - December 2005
   Comments & Interviews from the author(s) of the papers:
Paulo S.L.M. Barreto;
Computer Science
José G.B. Derraik and Charles H. Calisher;
Social Sciences, general
Michael Granvogl, Peter Schieberle, and Peter Koehler;
Agricultural Sciences
Clement de Boyer Montegut;
Geosciences
Tannishtha Reya;
Immunology
Alexander B. Tsybakov;
Mathematics
T. Bedirhan Ustun, and Ronald C. Kessler;
Psychology/
Psychiatry
Zhixin Xie & Jim Carrington;
Biology & Biochemistry
Shuqun Zhang;
Plant & Animal Science

Archive of past comments for Fast Breaking Papers.
Archive also contains listings of late entries received after publication.

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