Top Cited Articles of All Time (1974 edition)

The 40 most highly cited papers of All Time (1974 edition)

Keep in mind that citation counts can never be exact, there is something like a 5% error in most of these numbers. Please do not fret about number 32 versus 33, as this is often not a statistically significant difference. More information about citations in INSPIRE can be found here.

Also note that the counts shown, and used in the rankings, are the counts as of 2016-01-04. Further, the counts shown by the ranking are only the cites satisfying the criteria for that list. Actual citation numbers in the database may change as corrections are made and papers are added, the links will take you to the updated numbers.

Annual and All-time 1974 editions

  1. 315 core citations up to the end of 1974
  2. 258 core citations up to the end of 1974
  3. 250 core citations up to the end of 1974
  4. 232 core citations up to the end of 1974
  5. 225 core citations up to the end of 1974
  6. 218 core citations up to the end of 1974
  7. 217 core citations up to the end of 1974
  8. 195 core citations up to the end of 1974
  9. 194 core citations up to the end of 1974
  10. 189 core citations up to the end of 1974
  11. 188 core citations up to the end of 1974
  12. 180 core citations up to the end of 1974
  13. 176 core citations up to the end of 1974
  14. 174 core citations up to the end of 1974
  15. 170 core citations up to the end of 1974
  16. 166 core citations up to the end of 1974
  17. 165 core citations up to the end of 1974
  18. 161 core citations up to the end of 1974
  19. 160 core citations up to the end of 1974
  20. 150 core citations up to the end of 1974
  21. 138 core citations up to the end of 1974
  22. 137 core citations up to the end of 1974
  23. 137 core citations up to the end of 1974
  24. 125 core citations up to the end of 1974
  25. 120 core citations up to the end of 1974
  26. 119 core citations up to the end of 1974
  27. 115 core citations up to the end of 1974
  28. 115 core citations up to the end of 1974
  29. 112 core citations up to the end of 1974
  30. 111 core citations up to the end of 1974
  31. 111 core citations up to the end of 1974
  32. 110 core citations up to the end of 1974
  33. 109 core citations up to the end of 1974
  34. 109 core citations up to the end of 1974
  35. 108 core citations up to the end of 1974
  36. 108 core citations up to the end of 1974
  37. 107 core citations up to the end of 1974
  38. 104 core citations up to the end of 1974
  39. 101 core citations up to the end of 1974
  40. 100 core citations up to the end of 1974