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Brazil’s research output has doubled in 10 years with a continued strength in life sciences.
China’s explosive scientific growth continues to reshape the international research base.
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Thomson Reuters predicts that India’s research productivity will be on par with most G8 nations within 7 to 8 years and could overtake them between 2015 and 2020.
For years Japan has been known for its world-class universities, established government laboratories and several Nobel Prizes.
Materials science grew the fastest among all physical sciences during the last three decades, and the field holds great potential for 21st century manufacturing and innovation.
The Arabian, Persian and Turkish Middle East produces only 4% of the world's scientific literature but output is growing rapidly, exceeding Asia and Latin America in rate of increase.
Thomosn Reuters ranking in all fields of the sciences and social sciences is by papers produced covering the period January 1999 through October 2008.
This report provides a concise overview of scientific activity and concentration in Spain and a group of comparator nations, including Portugal, France, Italy, Brazil, and Mexico.
Russia’s scientific output has been largely in decline since 1994, and recent uptake still falls within flat relative growth.