Built on the foundation of Web of Science, Essential Science Indicators (ESI) is an In-Depth Analytical research tool that reveals science trends as well as influential individuals, institutions, papers, journals, and countries in your field of research.
The platform analyzes and delivers the research performance of institutions which are hot, highly in benchmark and highly cited, or inquire the world’s most influential researchers that represent the top one percent of articles in each of the Essential Science Indicators categories. Thus, it definitely indicates the rank of influential researchers at each of ESI categories.
What You Need To Know about ESI
- Data Source: SCIE、SSCI、A&HCI (more than 12,000 journals);
- Time Scope: 10-year rolling file, updated bi-monthly;
- Type of references: Article and Review;
- Research fields: 22, A journal can be assigned to only one field.
ESI Journal Category
MUST ESI journal categories (Journals are sorted by paper numbers of MUST published and the cited times in WOS core collection)