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Published May 2010

Top 20 Institutions

The resulting database contained 7,675 institutions. Ranked by three separate measures: citations, papers, and citations per paper. Source dates: 2000-February 28, 2010 (first bimonthly period 2010). *Unless otherwise specified (in the " Rankings" section), all rankings have a >= 5 paper threshold for all measures.


Citations

Rank Institution Citations Papers Cites per paper
1 US Geol Survey 12,730 919 13.85
2 CALTECH 6,510 358 18.18
3 Ist Nazl Geofis & Vulcanol 6,139 727 8.44
4 Univ Tokyo 5,040 624 8.08
5 Univ Calif Berkeley 5,016 396 12.67
6 Univ So Calif 4,326 346 12.50
7 Stanford Univ 4,138 260 15.92
8 Univ Calif Los Angeles 4,129 320 12.90
9 Inst Phys Globe 3,510 257 13.66
10 Kyoto Univ 3,304 489 6.76
11 ETH Zurich 3,111 272 11.44
12 Univ Calif San Diego 2,948 259 11.38
13 Harvard Univ 2,821 134 21.05
14 Columbia Univ 2,807 199 14.11
15 Russian Acad Sci 2,652 923 2.87
16 GFZ German Res Ctr Geosci 2,626 256 10.25
17 MIT 2,540 131 19.39
18 AIST 2,454 251 9.78
19 Univ Colorado 2,438 182 13.40
20 CNR 2,436 257 9.48

papers

Rank Institution Citations Papers Cites per paper
1 Russian Acad Sci 2,652 923 2.87
2 US Geol Survey 12,730 919 13.85
3 Ist Nazl Geofis & Vulcanol 6,139 727 8.44
4 Univ Tokyo 5,040 624 8.08
5 Kyoto Univ 3,304 489 6.76
6 Univ Calif Berkeley 5,016 396 12.67
7 CALTECH 6,510 358 18.18
8 Univ So Calif 4,326 346 12.50
9 Univ Calif Los Angeles 4,129 320 12.90
10 Indian Inst Technol 1,054 302 3.49
11 Chinese Acad Sci 1,216 295 4.12
12 Natl Taiwan Univ 2,149 294 7.31
13 China Earthquake Adm 672 291 2.31
14 ETH Zurich 3,111 272 11.44
15 Tohoku Univ 2,347 270 8.69
16 Stanford Univ 4,138 260 15.92
17 Univ Calif San Diego 2,948 259 11.38
18 UNIV NACL AUTONOMA MEXICO 1,543 258 5.98
19 CNR 2,436 257 9.48
20 Inst Phys Globe 3,510 257 13.66

Cites Per Paper

Rank Institution Citations Papers Cites per paper
1 Harvard Univ 2,821 134 21.05
2 MIT 2,540 131 19.39
3 Univ Cambridge 2,422 127 19.07
4 CALTECH 6,510 358 18.18
5 Stanford Univ 4,138 260 15.92
6 Univ Oxford 1,631 105 15.53
7 Geol Survey Canada 2,151 139 15.47
8 Ecole Normale Super 1,720 114 15.09
9 Univ Calif Santa Barbara 1,862 127 14.66
10 Columbia Univ 2,807 199 14.11
11 US Geol Survey 12,730 919 13.85
12 Univ Wisconsin 1,687 123 13.72
13 Inst Phys Globe 3,510 257 13.66
14 Univ Colorado 2,438 182 13.40
15 Univ Alaska 1,510 115 13.13
16 Univ Calif Los Angeles 4,129 320 12.90
17 Univ London Imperial Coll Sci Technol & Med 2,205 171 12.89
18 Univ Grenoble 1 1,965 153 12.84
19 Univ Calif Berkeley 5,016 396 12.67
20 Univ So Calif 4,326 346 12.50
 
 

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