HST Publication Statistics

These statistics are for HST papers from refereed journals.

YearGOARPart GO
Part Archive
Programs
not Assigned
Total
201475843710206
201328030611977782
201231035913443846
201126938711123790
201025935510512731
20092662998826679
20082343267768705
20072643188755724
200622229211262688
200524526411947675
20042382479825608
200321426910913605
20022382019961599
20012621807243557
20002461826642536
19992361745338501
19982781634126508
1997213118434378
1996177843511307
199516259203244
199412239143178
1993722983112
199233194258
19913191142
--49464763165269812059

          Plot created 2/02/12

Number of papers using HST Instruments

YearACSCOSFGSFOCFOSGHRSHSPNICMOSSTISWFPCWFPC2WFC3
20141071540630182804980
2013416535323100821085183234
2012473443414150981133262190
201145948982310012011310248100
201042716472219112195927248
200943215319301248042371
2008406055141001129862600
200737701072522010612962600
200628304112728111015872630
20051970843521010319192950
20041220912292626017463030
2003260710352519316493380
200210610362506316053160
200100412323838511232930
2000007235471898372790
19990082053612632952450
199800514838822520192560
1997007355675121261760
1996002235845400331440
199500132545950048550
199400329383940053150
19930022421254003910
199200314990002200
1991002114130001000
--372617712330075171631147418563444750653

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

Number of Unique Authors

Year# Authors# First Authors
20141511195
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: 4717
Unique authors on HST papers: 13100

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
201436711491991882
2013547762364714554121510
20121227413489314419111259118
20111819221761325668516331928
20102170426984633815221302426
20092170629969833813625303232
200826617369180381084433397050
2007325884415188571171736358541
2006336234611982531247242589952
2005308724411695471114642585949
200434188531805375928337474948
2003340555314869681220644571852
200230318491149747980348592359
200130338541617461850147365550
200025677471188348741040462870
199925903501181849880650334661
19983625571174466212453765011122
199723261611337062618252369185
199622246721388278412849273078
199514396581020663272246137768
1994106886072275924626391965
199355504937565213554636745
19922660451804546823516842
1991233955198063321353535