Top Cited Articles of All Time (1975 edition)

The 40 most highly cited papers of All Time (1975 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 2014-01-05. 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 1975 editions

291 core citations up to the end of 1975PDG RPP has been unified. The most recent is shown.
Review of Particle Physics (RPP)
Particle Data Group Collaboration (J. Beringer (LBL, Berkeley) et al.). 2012. 1528 pp.
Published in Phys.Rev. D86 (2012) 010001
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.86.010001

  1. 413 core citations up to the end of 1975
    Experimental Observation of a Heavy Particle J
    E598 Collaboration (J.J. Aubert (MIT, LNS) et al.). 1974. 9 pp.
    Published in Phys.Rev.Lett. 33 (1974) 1404-1406
    COO-3069-271
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.33.1404

  2. 396 core citations up to the end of 1975
  3. 392 core citations up to the end of 1975
  4. 346 core citations up to the end of 1975
  5. 326 core citations up to the end of 1975
  6. 289 core citations up to the end of 1975
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  8. 262 core citations up to the end of 1975
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  10. 229 core citations up to the end of 1975
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  12. 223 core citations up to the end of 1975
  13. 212 core citations up to the end of 1975
  14. 211 core citations up to the end of 1975
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  24. 178 core citations up to the end of 1975
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  26. 168 core citations up to the end of 1975
  27. 160 core citations up to the end of 1975
  28. 159 core citations up to the end of 1975
  29. 158 core citations up to the end of 1975
  30. 154 core citations up to the end of 1975
  31. 149 core citations up to the end of 1975
  32. 149 core citations up to the end of 1975
  33. 148 core citations up to the end of 1975
  34. 146 core citations up to the end of 1975
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  38. 137 core citations up to the end of 1975
  39. 134 core citations up to the end of 1975