Essential Science Indicators from Clarivate Analytics is updated every two months. After each update, we look at New Hot Papers, which are papers published in the past two years that are in the top one-tenth of one percent (0.1%) for their field and publication period.
For the fourth bimonthly update of 2017, which was published in November and covers 1 January 2007-31 August 2017, we identified a total of 2,969 Hot Papers. Of these, 1,834 papers were not Hot Papers in the previous update.
The below table lists the latest New Hot Papers in Essential Science Indicators with the highest cite counts in their fields:
For full details and citation histories of these papers, see the listings of Hot Papers in Essential Science Indicators. If you do not have access to the product, please contact your institution’s library or research office.