Top Cited Articles during 2000

The 40 most highly cited papers during 2000

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 2016-12-31. 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 2000 editions

2222 core citations in 2000PDG RPP has been unified. The most recent is shown.
Review of Particle Physics
Particle Data Group (K.A. Olive (Minnesota U.) et al.). 2014. 1676 pp.
Published in Chin.Phys. C38 (2014) 090001
DOI: 10.1088/1674-1137/38/9/090001

  1. 784 core citations in 2000
    The Large N limit of superconformal field theories and supergravity
    Juan Martin Maldacena (Harvard U.). Nov 1997. 21 pp.
    Published in Int.J.Theor.Phys. 38 (1999) 1113-1133, Adv.Theor.Math.Phys. 2 (1998) 231-252
    HUTP-97-A097, HUTP-98-A097
    DOI: 10.1023/A:1026654312961
    e-Print: hep-th/9711200 | PDF

  2. 642 core citations in 2000
    Evidence for oscillation of atmospheric neutrinos
    Super-Kamiokande Collaboration (Y. Fukuda (Tokyo U., ICRR) et al.). Jul 1998. 9 pp.
    Published in Phys.Rev.Lett. 81 (1998) 1562-1567
    BU-98-17, ICRR-REPORT-422-98-18, UCI-98-8, KEK-PREPRINT-98-95, LSU-HEPA-5-98, UMD-98-003, SBHEP-98-5, TKU-PAP-98-06, TIT-HPE-98-09
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.81.1562
    e-Print: hep-ex/9807003 | PDF

  3. 585 core citations in 2000
  4. 560 core citations in 2000
    An Alternative to compactification
    Lisa Randall (Princeton U. & MIT, LNS), Raman Sundrum (Boston U.). Jun 1999. 10 pp.
    Published in Phys.Rev.Lett. 83 (1999) 4690-4693
    MIT-CTP-2874, PUPT-1867, BUHEP-99-13
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.83.4690
    e-Print: hep-th/9906064 | PDF

  5. 552 core citations in 2000
  6. 531 core citations in 2000
    A Large mass hierarchy from a small extra dimension
    Lisa Randall (Princeton U. & MIT, LNS), Raman Sundrum (Boston U.). May 1999. 9 pp.
    Published in Phys.Rev.Lett. 83 (1999) 3370-3373
    MIT-CTP-2860, PUPT-1860, BUHEP-99-9
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.83.3370
    e-Print: hep-ph/9905221 | PDF

  7. 505 core citations in 2000
  8. 482 core citations in 2000
  9. 442 core citations in 2000
  10. 431 core citations in 2000
  11. 343 core citations in 2000
  12. 324 core citations in 2000
  13. 312 core citations in 2000
  14. 306 core citations in 2000
  15. 286 core citations in 2000
  16. 277 core citations in 2000
  17. 273 core citations in 2000
  18. 266 core citations in 2000
  19. 252 core citations in 2000
  20. 249 core citations in 2000
  21. 239 core citations in 2000
  22. 233 core citations in 2000
  23. 233 core citations in 2000
  24. 232 core citations in 2000
  25. 231 core citations in 2000
    Measurement of a small atmospheric muon-neutrino / electron-neutrino ratio
    Super-Kamiokande Collaboration (Y. Fukuda (Tokyo U., ICRR) et al.). Mar 1998. 14 pp.
    Published in Phys.Lett. B433 (1998) 9-18
    ICRR-411-98-7, ICRR-REPORT-411-98-7, KEK-REPORT-97-258, SBHEP-98-1, NGTHEP-98-01, OULNS-98-04, RCNS-98-04, TIT-HPE-98-01, UWSEA-98-01, --OULNS-98-04
    DOI: 10.1016/S0370-2693(98)00476-6
    e-Print: hep-ex/9803006 | PDF

  26. 223 core citations in 2000
  27. 218 core citations in 2000
  28. 216 core citations in 2000
  29. 210 core citations in 2000
    Study of the atmospheric neutrino flux in the multi-GeV energy range
    Super-Kamiokande Collaboration (Y. Fukuda (Tokyo U., ICRR) et al.). May 1998. 14 pp.
    Published in Phys.Lett. B436 (1998) 33-41
    ICRR-REPORT-418-98-14, UCI-98-6, CSUDH-HEP-98-03, KEK-PREPRINT-98-41, LSU-HEPA-3-98, UMD-98-117, SBHEP-98-3, NGTHEP-98-03, OULNS-98-02, TKU-PAP-98-03, TIT-HPE-98-06, UWSEA-PUB-98-03, --LSU-HEPA-3-98, SBHEP98-3, NGTHEP.-98-03, --TIT-HPE-98-06
    DOI: 10.1016/S0370-2693(98)00876-4
    e-Print: hep-ex/9805006 | PDF

  30. 208 core citations in 2000
  31. 204 core citations in 2000
  32. 200 core citations in 2000
  33. 198 core citations in 2000
  34. 197 core citations in 2000
  35. 194 core citations in 2000
    Solar neutrino data covering solar cycle 22
    Kamiokande Collaboration (Y. Fukuda (Tokyo U., ICRR) et al.). Aug 1996. 15 pp.
    Published in Phys.Rev.Lett. 77 (1996) 1683-1686
    ICRR-372-96-23, KEK-PREPRINT-96-94, TOHOKU-HEP-96-03, INS-1155, TKU-PAP-96-01, TIT-HPE-96-08, OULNS-96-03
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.77.1683

  36. 192 core citations in 2000
  37. 188 core citations in 2000
  38. 188 core citations in 2000
  39. 185 core citations in 2000