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Emerging Research Fronts
June 2004
  Read comments by:

Roland Brosch;

David J Cooke;

Yves Van de Peer;
Mol. Bio. & Gen.

Catherine Picart


Wlodzimierz Ogryczak;

Nicola Guarino & Christopher Welty;
Com. Sci.

Matthew Whitby;
Bio. & Bio.
•>Research Front Map from Physics on "Narrow Meson State".

Fast Moving Fronts
May 2004
  Read comments by: 

Celestino Santos-Buelga & Augustin Scalbert;
Agr. Sci.

Heinz Wiendl;
Neu. & Beh.

J.S.M. Peiris;

Brian G. Spratt;

Samson A. Jenekhe;
Mat. Sci.

Christine A. Biron;

•>Research Front Map from Microbiology on "Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus".

Find out about the editorial sections of Essential Science Indicators.

he ESI Special Topics Web site is designed to complement ISI Essential Science Indicators Web product 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 ISI Essential Science Indicators rankings and the methodology used to assemble the data from the ISI 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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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder - Featured Special Topic for June 2004.

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New interviews added in June 2004:
§ Dr. J. Douglas Bremner; Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder § Dr. Robin D. Rogers; Ionic Liquids
§ Mirjam Cvetic; Black Holes

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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.
Fast Breaking Papers - June 2004
   Comments & Interviews from the author(s) of the papers:
Bimal K. Banik;
Don B Clarke;
Agricultural Sciences
Robert EyMard;
Alan Judd;
Xumei Li;
Social Sciences, general
JoAnn Manson;
Clinical Medicine
Nicola Mulder;
Biology & Biochemistry
Stephan Müller;
Josef Smolen;
Pharmacology & Toxicology
David N. Spergel ;
Space Science
Licia Verde;
Space Science
Angelo Luigi Vescovi and Gianvito Martino;
Neuroscience & Behavior

Complete Menu for all past Fast Breaking Papers comments and mini-interviews

New Hot Papers - May 2004
   Comments & Interviews from the author(s) of the papers:
Michael M. Gottesman;
Clinical Medicine
Joel Hirschhorn;
Molecular Biology & Genetics
Ravi Kothapalli;
Computer Science
Ferenc Krausz;
Paul A. Marks;
Pharmacology & Toxicology
Camille Parmesan;
Mike Peng;
Economics & Business
Charles D. Schwieters;
Dimitrios Trichopoulos and Antonia Trichopoulou;
Social Sciences, general
Giorgio Trinchieri;
Pietro Ubertini;
Space Science
Gary Yohe;


Complete Menu for all past New Hot Papers comments and mini-interviews - Tracking Trends and Perfomance in Basic Research
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