Topic: "Publishing"

December 15, 2016 2 min to read

Most-cited chemistry papers published a decade ago

Category : Look back at 2006

C&EN and CAS look back at high-impact research from 2006 Lauren K. Wolf A scanning electron microscope image of graphene flakes. Credit: Capkuckokos/Wikimedia Commons Title: Graphene-based composite materials Reference: Nature, DOI: 10.1038/nature04969 Number of citations: 6,196 Senior authors: SonBinh T. Nguyen and Rodney S. ...

December 14, 2016 1 min to read

Hot topics in chemistry journals

Category : Top research of 2016

C&EN partnered with ACS Publications to examine trends with chemists’ research interests in recent years. In the maps that follow, the data illustrates the annual growth rate of research topics from 2010 to 2016. Research interest data is broken down by CAS-defined topic areas: applied chemistry; biochemistry; macromolecula...

December 13, 2016 1 min to read

ACS proposed chemistry preprint server

Category : Top headlines of 2016

Website would promote access to unpublished research Andrea Widener The American Chemical Society announced in August its intention to start a chemistry preprint server called ChemRxiv. ACS is currently seeking partners to help launch the server, likely sometime in 2017. Preprint servers promote the sharing of draft research papers a...