Aizen listed by ISI as 'highly cited researcher'

Professor Icek Aizen of the Psychology Department, has been added to the list of “highly cited researchers” on ISIHighlyCited.com, an online database to identify individuals, departments and laboratories that have made fundamental contributions to the advancement of science and technology in recent decades.

Published by Thomson ISI, the index lists researchers in 21 broad subject categories in life sciences, medicine, physical sciences, engineering and social sciences. The individuals are the most highly cited within each category for the period 1981-99 and comprise less than one-half of 1 percent of all publishing researchers.

Aizen, whose social psychology research is focused on attitudes and the attitude-behavior relation, intentions and behavior, habits and contingent valuation, is listed in the “economics/business’ category.

Other campus faculty listed as “highly cited researchers” are Eric Decker, Food Science; Seshu Desu, Electrical and Computer Engineering; Peter Hepler, Biology; Neil Immerman, Computer Science; Neal Katz, Astronomy; Derek Lovley, Microbiology; William Meeks, Mathematics; Micha Peleg, Food Science; Krithi Ramamritham, Computer Science; Keith Rayner, Psychology; Arnold Rosenberg, Computer Science; Daniel Schaubert, Electrical and Computer Engineering; Ronald Snell, Astronomy; Don Towsley, Computer Science; and Judith Young, Astronomy.