HST Publication Statistics

These statistics are for HST papers from refereed journals.

YearGOARPart GO
Part Archive
Programs
not Assigned
Total
201480884412224
201328030611977782
201231035913443846
201126938711123790
201025935510512731
20092662998826679
20082343267768705
20072643188755724
200622229211262688
200524526411947675
20042382479825608
200321426910913605
20022382019961599
20012621807243557
20002461826642536
19992361745338501
19982781634126508
1997213118434378
1996177843511307
199516259203244
199412239143178
1993722983112
199233194258
19913191142
--49514767165970012077

          Plot created 2/02/12

Number of papers using HST Instruments

YearACSCOSFGSFOCFOSGHRSHSPNICMOSSTISWFPCWFPC2WFC3
20141191740630203005687
2013417535323100821085184235
2012473443414150981133262190
201145948982310012011310248100
201042716472219112195927248
200943215319301248042371
2008406055141001129862600
200737701072522010612962600
200628304112728111015872630
20051970843521010319192950
20041220912292626017463030
2003260710352519316493380
200210610362506316053160
200100412323838511232930
2000007235471898372790
19990082053612632952450
199800514838822520192560
1997007355675121261760
1996002235845400331440
199500132545950048550
199400329383940053150
19930022421254003910
199200314990002200
1991002114130001000
--373917912330075171631147618583444758661

Note that some papers use more than one instrument and are counted for each instrument.

Number of Unique Authors

Year# Authors# First Authors
20141608211
20133560702
20124013748
20113936691
20103223646
20092736602
20082743623
20072681637
20062418607
20052381587
20042039524
20032012519
20021855495
20011793465
20001699446
19991492418
19981559430
19971115320
1996835253
1995797202
1994589146
199338798
199219447
199114936

Unique first authors on HST papers: 4724
Unique authors on HST papers: 13115

Author name is defined as last name, first initial. Slight variations in spelling may increase the number of unique names. More common names with the same first initial may result in an undercount.

Citations

Year# CitationsAvg # Citations# GO CitationsAvg # GO Citations# AR CitationsAvg # AR citations# Part GO/AR CitationsAvg # Part Citations
2014404116011061972
2013553362393714684122510
20121233713491414421411260518
20111824221763325670416332728
20102173326986133816121302826
20092173729970833814925304032
200826653369199381085333397450
2007326294415208571172936359241
2006336594611992541248642590652
2005308844411701471114942586249
200434207531806575928537475348
2003340785414878681221444572352
200230330491149847981048592759
200130353541618061850547365950
200025683471188348741440463070
199925909501182249880750334761
19983626271174486212454765014122
199723268611337262618652369285
199622248721388378412949273078
199514398581020663272346137868
1994106906072295924626391965
199355514937565213554636846
19922660451804546823516842
1991233955198063321353535