HST Publication Statistics

These statistics are for HST papers from refereed journals.

YearGOARPart GO
Part Archive
Programs
not Assigned
Total
20150
20141962069737536
201327930911977784
201231035913541845
201126938811122790
201025935510512731
20092662998826679
20082343267768705
20072643198755725
200622329211262689
200524526411947675
20042382479825608
200321426910913605
20022382019961599
20012621807243557
20002461826642536
19992361745338501
19982781634126508
1997213118434378
1996177843511307
199516259203244
199412239143178
1993722983112
199233194258
19913191142
--50674890171372212392

          Plot created 2/02/12

Number of papers using HST Instruments

YearACSCOSFGSFOCFOSGHRSHSPNICMOSSTISWFPCWFPC2WFC3
2015000000000000
20142783862127141751120211
2013419535324100841095188237
2012474443414150981133262190
201145948982310012011310248100
201042716472219112195927248
200943215319301248042371
2008406055141001129862600
200737701072522010712962600
200628404112728111015872630
20051970843521010319192950
20041220912292626017463030
2003260710352519316493380
200210610362506316053160
200100412323838511232930
2000007235471898372790
19990082053612632952450
199800514838822520192560
1997007355675121261760
1996002235845400331440
199500132545950048550
199400329383940053150
19930022421254003910
199200314990002200
1991002114130001000
--390220012530275872032150019043454826787

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

Number of Unique Authors

Year# Authors# First Authors
201500
20143060489
20133567703
20124012747
20113936691
20103223646
20092736602
20082743623
20072685638
20062418607
20052381587
20042039524
20032012519
20021855495
20011793465
20001699446
19991492418
19981559430
19971115320
1996835253
1995797202
1994589146
199338798
199219447
199114936

Unique first authors on HST papers: 4823
Unique authors on HST papers: 13422

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
2015
201419073709360624464
20138138934891121976179314
20121495816601718508513317722
20112079824873129764818378732
201023786291073135896523333228
200923489321049836880027329635
200828382389798411156535424354
2007345704616116611240738381643
2006352984812565561309644620154
2005321924612194491163443610251
200435489551871278963338493250
2003354835615489711274046593954
2002314275111937491017050613261
200131385561670263878648381352
200026484491225849764842477072
199926617521213350906851342763
19983731673179836412793785145125
199723846631370164634353378488
199622728741417180422250279579
199514647591038164277947139669
1994108606173446025046493066
199356425038215313734737647
19922696461833556863617042
1991235956199864323353535