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2014-07-31 12:25:27

2014 Journal Citation Reports, including Journal Impact Factors and the Essential Science Indicators, are now available within Thomson Reuters InCites PHILADELPHIA, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intellectual Property and Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals and the most trusted source of scholarly research resources, today marked a first for the scientific community with the release of its...

2014-06-10 20:22:14

Next generation InCites, with Essential Science Indicators and Journal Citation Reports, available July 2014 and to include this year's Journal Impact Factors PHILADELPHIA, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals and the most trusted source of scholarly research resources, announced the upcoming launch of its enhanced Research...

2014-06-10 12:26:27

AMSTERDAM, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Data from Scopus ensures up-to-date presentation of researcher IDs in ORCID for five-year review of Portuguese R&D units Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, has announced that it has been selected by the national funding agency for science and technology in Portugal, Fundacao para a Ciencia e a Tecnologia (FCT), to provide...

2014-05-13 08:39:32

Web of Science, trusted by nearly 7,000 institutions, is the perpetual standard of scholarly research valuation and measurement PHILADELPHIA, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intellectual Property and Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced the 50(th) anniversary of the Science Citation Index (SCI), an antecedent to the Web of Science(TM), the premier scientific search and discovery...

2013-10-30 16:02:30

Models universities partially use to forecast scientists' future contributions are not as reliable as previously thought. In a recent study, Aalto University and IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca researchers demonstrate mathematical analysis of past performance cannot reliably determine the future performance. This means that current models dangerously overestimate the predictability and should not be used for career advancement decision process. "Based on our results, the...

2013-10-15 12:23:47

Allocation of resources in the scientific community is increasingly based on various quantitative indicators. One of the most important indicators of scientific quality is how often research is cited. However, a new doctoral thesis in theory of science from the University of Gothenburg shows that the number of citations is a poor measurement of the quality of research. 'Citations occur when a researcher provides a reference to previous research results to for example back up a claim....

2013-07-23 23:04:29

The journal, Invasive Plant Science and Management, received its first Impact Factor from Thomson Reuters. Co-published by the Weed Science Society of America and Allen Press, IPSM is proud to announce an Impact Factor of 0.982. Lawrence, Kansas (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 Two years ago, Invasive Plant Science and Management (IPSM) was accepted into the Thomson Reuters collection of journals that are included in the annual Journal Citation Reports (JCR). For the first time in 2013, IPSM has...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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