HST Publication Statistics

These statistics are for HST papers from refereed journals.

YearGOARPart GO
Part Archive
Programs
not Assigned
Total
20150
201421422610544589
201327930911977784
201231035913541845
201126938811122790
201025935510512731
20092662998826679
20082343267768705
20072643198755725
200622329211262689
200524526411947675
20042382479825608
200321426910913605
20022382019961599
20012621807243557
20002461826642536
19992361745338501
19982781634126508
1997213118434378
1996177843511307
199516259203244
199412239143178
1993722983112
199233194258
19913191142
--50854910172172912445

          Plot created 2/02/12

Number of papers using HST Instruments

YearACSCOSFGSFOCFOSGHRSHSPNICMOSSTISWFPCWFPC2WFC3
2015000000000000
20143014862129147811135227
2013419535324100841095188237
2012474443414150981133262190
201145948982310012011310248100
201042716472219112195927248
200943215319301248042371
2008406055141001129862600
200737701072522010712962600
200628404112728111015872630
20051970843521010319192950
20041220912292626017463030
2003260710352519316493380
200210610362506316053160
200100412323838511232930
2000007235471898372790
19990082053612632952450
199800514838822520192560
1997007355675121261760
1996002235845400331440
199500132545950048550
199400329383940053150
19930022421254003910
199200314990002200
1991002114130001000
--392521012530275872232150619103454841803

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

Number of Unique Authors

Year# Authors# First Authors
201500
20143210534
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: 4837
Unique authors on HST papers: 13457

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
201421283800365725024
201384721036411222876186115
20121526017614718517613324623
20112108424886830773918383833
201024072291084836907823337729
200923701321058736888628332935
200828526389845411162635426654
2007347294616207611244438384044
2006354114812605561313344622755
2005322664612226491165043612051
200435575551876378965238494450
2003355685615524711277146595454
2002314875111966491018450614762
200131436561672763880448382153
200026524491227349766342477872
199926647521213951908151343263
19983735773180016412808785153125
199723865631371364634753378788
199622750741418480422350279979
199514676591040064278647139969
1994108706173496025086493166
199356485038255313754737647
19922699461834556883617042
1991236256200164323353535