Academic & Government

Celebrating Thailand’s research excellence and strengthening partnerships

The Thailand Research Fund (TRF) is a major national funding agency that aims to develop a high-quality research community in Thailand, providing grants and assisting researchers with management. The Office of Higher Education Commission Thailand (OHEC) is responsible for Thailand’s higher education, overseeing 170 institutions at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. 2019 marks the […]

New Web of Science categories reflect ever-evolving research

The world of research never stands still. As new areas of inquiry arise and branch off in novel directions, established fields undergo transformation that might entail robust growth or stagnation. These ever-evolving shifts present researchers with a challenge to easily find the research relevant to their needs and determine how it connects to other discoveries. […]

Hijacked journals: what they are and how to avoid them

Hijacked journals are duplicate or fake websites of legitimate ones utilizing the title, ISSN and other information of the reputable journal. They are often created by a malicious third party for the purpose of fraudulently offering academicians the opportunity to rapidly publish their research online for a fee [1,2]. In this blog Dr. Varun G […]

The Latest Fast-Breaking Papers from Essential Science Indicators

In Essential Science Indicators from Clarivate Analytics, we list Highly Cited Papers, which constitute the top 1% of papers in each of 22 broad fields and each year of coverage. The lists, updated every two months to reflect their current citation counts, also include new papers that enter the top percentile. Here, we identify Fast-Breaking Papers, […]

Highly Cited Researchers 2018: Identifying top talent in the sciences and social sciences

A new Cross-Field category recognizes those with outsized influence across several fields. Since 2014, Clarivate Analytics has presented Highly Cited Researchers – a list of elite scientists and social scientists selected for their exceptional research performance, as demonstrated by production of multiple highly cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations for field […]

Fast-Breaking Papers from Essential Science Indicators

Highly Cited Papers, which constitute the top 1% of papers in each of 22 broad fields and each year of coverage, are listed in Essential Science Indicators from Clarivate Analytics. The lists are updated every two months to reflect their current citation counts and also include new papers that enter the top percentile. Here, we identify […]

Citation Laureates 2018: Celebrating 50 successful Nobel forecasts

With the recent announcement of the 2018 Nobel Prize recipients, Clarivate Analytics marked a special achievement of its own. Since 2002, Clarivate has presented an annual selection of Citation Laureates. These are scientists whose work has earned distinction and acclaim in the eyes of their peers, as demonstrated by an unusually high rate of citations […]

2018 Research Fronts report: Updating science’s hottest fields

For the daunting task of identifying particularly active areas of current research, citation analysis provides a proven resource. The concept underlying Research Fronts (a component of the Web of Science from Clarivate Analytics) leverages a reliably enduring and imperative convention in science: the obligation of authors to acknowledge the influence of previous work by explicitly […]

New Hot Papers from Essential Science Indicators

Essential Science Indicators from Clarivate Analytics is updated every two months. At each update, we look at New Hot Papers, which are papers published in the past two years that are in the top one-tenth of one percent (0.1%) for their field and publication period. For the third bimonthly update of 2018, which was published […]

Refresh of the Journal Citation Reports data

Although Journal Citation Reports is known for its annual release, we also provide a data refresh approximately three months later, to allow us to apply corrections to individual journals. This includes adding information and metrics for journals whose data was not complete in time for June. This year’s refresh brings the total number of journals […]