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Most Cited High-Energy Physics Articles

1999 EditionBased on articles with the most citations from the SPIRES-HEP Literature Database, SLAC Library

Positions are based on the number of citations in the HEP database [SLAC-SPIRES],

between January 1, 1999 and December 31, 1999. The situation may change with time. For your convenience, pointers to the number of citations between January 1, 1999 andtodayare also added.See also the

All-Time Favoriteslist, and a review of this years most cited HEP Papers by Michael Peskin, SLAC Theory Group.

REVIEW OF PARTICLE PHYSICS. PARTICLE DATA GROUP

By C. Caso, G. Conforto, A. Gurtu, M. Aguilar-Benitez, C. Amsler, R.M. Barnett, P.R. Burchat, C.D. Carone, O. Dahl, M. Doser, S. Eidelman, J.L. Feng, M. Goodman, C. Grab, D.E. Groom, K. Hagiwara, K.G. Hayes, J.J. Hernandez, K. Hikasa, K. Honscheid, F. James, M.L. Mangano, A.V. Manohar, K. Monig, H. Murayama, K. Nakamura, K.A. Olive, A. Piepke, M. Roos, R.H. Schindler, R.E. Shrock, M. Tanabashi, N.A. Tornqvist, T.G. Trippe, P. Vogel, C.G. Wohl, R.L. Workman, B. Armstrong, J.L. Casas Serradilla, B.B. Filimonov, P.S. Gee, S.B. Lugovsky, S. Mankov, F. Nicholson, K.S. Babu, D. Besson, O. Biebel, R.N. Cahn, R.L. Crawford, R.H. Daltiz, T. Damour, K. Desler, R.J. Donahue, D.A. Edwards, J. Erler, V.V. Ezhela, A. Fasso, W. Fetscher, D. Froidevaux, T.K. Gaisser, L. Garren, S. Geer, H.J. Gerber, F.J. Gilman, H.E. Haber, C. Hagmann, I. Hinchliffe, C.J. Hogan, G. Hohler, J.D. Jackson, K.F. Johnson, D. Karlen, B. Kayser, K. Kleinknecht, I.G. Knowles, C. Kolda, P. Kreitz, P. Langacker, R. Landua, L. Littenberg, D.M. Manley, J. March-Russell, T. Nakada, H. Quinn, G. Raffelt, B. Renk, M.T. Ronan, L.J. Rosenberg, M. Schmitt, D.N. Schramm, D. Scott, T. Sjostrand, G.F. Smoot, S. Spanier, M. Srednicki, T. Stanev, M. Suzuki, N.P. Tkachenko, G. Valencia, K. van Bibber, R. Voss, L. Wolfenstein, S. Youssef (CERN & LBL, Berkeley & Genoa U. & INFN, Genoa & Urbino U. & INFN, Florence & Tata Inst. & Madrid, CIEMAT & Zurich U. & Stanford U., Appl. Mech. Dept. & William-Mary Coll. & Novosibirsk, IYF & UC, Berkeley, Astronomy Dept. & Argonne & Zurich, ETH & KEK, Tsukuba & Hillsdale Coll. & Valencia U. & Tohoku U. & Ohio State U. & UC, San Diego & Minnesota U. & Cal Tech, Kellogg Lab & Helsinki U. & SLAC & SUNY, Stony Brook & Virginia Tech & Virginia Tech & Serpukhov, IHEP).

Published in Eur.Phys.J.C3:1-794,1998 [also the 1996 version Phys.Rev.D54,1,1996]

1269citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
THE LARGE N LIMIT OF SUPERCONFORMAL FIELD THEORIES AND SUPERGRAVITY

By Juan Maldacena (Harvard U.).

Published in Adv.Theor.Math.Phys.2:231-252,1998

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9711200

625citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations today)
ANTI-DE SITTER SPACE AND HOLOGRAPHY

By Edward Witten (Princeton, Inst. Advanced Study).

Published in Adv.Theor.Math.Phys.2:253-291,1998

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9802150

464citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations today)
GAUGE THEORY CORRELATORS FROM NONCRITICAL STRING THEORY

By S.S. Gubser, I.R. Klebanov, A.M. Polyakov (Princeton U.).

Published in Phys.Lett.B428:105-114,1998

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9802109

425citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations today)
EVIDENCE FOR OSCILLATION OF ATMOSPHERIC NEUTRINOS

By Super-Kamiokande Collaboration (Y. Fukuda et al.).

Published in Phys.Rev.Lett.81:1562-1567,1998

e-Print Archive: hep-ex/9807003

382citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations today)
THE HIERARCHY PROBLEM AND NEW DIMENSIONS AT A MILLIMETER

By Nima Arkani-Hamed (SLAC), Savas Dimopoulos (Stanford U., Phys. Dept.), Gia Dvali (ICTP, Trieste).

Published in Phys.Lett.B429:263-272,1998

e-Print Archive: hep-ph/9803315

285citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations today)
HIGH-ENERGY PHYSICS EVENT GENERATION WITH PYTHIA 5.7 AND JETSET 7.4

By Torbjorn Sjostrand (CERN).

Published in Comput.Phys.Commun.82:74-90,1994

267citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations today)
NEW DIMENSIONS AT A MILLIMETER TO A FERMI AND SUPERSTRINGS AT A TEV

By Ignatios Antoniadis (Ecole Polytechnique), Nima Arkani-Hamed (SLAC), Savas Dimopoulos (Stanford U., Phys. Dept.), Gia Dvali (ICTP, Trieste).

Published in Phys.Lett.B436:257-263,1998

e-Print Archive: hep-ph/9804398

215citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations today)
PHENOMENOLOGY, ASTROPHYSICS AND COSMOLOGY OF THEORIES WITH SUBMILLIMETER DIMENSIONS AND TEV SCALE QUANTUM GRAVITY

By Nima Arkani-Hamed (SLAC), Savas Dimopoulos (Stanford U., Phys. Dept.), Gia Dvali (ICTP, Trieste).

Published in Phys.Rev.D59:086004,1999

e-Print Archive: hep-ph/9807344

202citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations today)
NEUTRINO OSCILLATIONS IN MATTER

By L. Wolfenstein (Carnegie Mellon U.).

Published in Phys.Rev.D17:2369,1978

185citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
SUPERSYMMETRY, SUPERGRAVITY AND PARTICLE PHYSICS

By H.P. Nilles (Geneva U. & CERN).

Published in Phys.Rept.110:1,1984

182citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations today)
HETEROTIC AND TYPE I STRING DYNAMICS FROM ELEVEN-DIMENSIONS

By Petr Horava (Princeton U.), Edward Witten (Princeton, Inst. Advanced Study).

Published in Nucl.Phys.B460:506-524,1996

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9510209

179citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
THE SEARCH FOR SUPERSYMMETRY: PROBING PHYSICS BEYOND THE STANDARD MODEL

By Howard E. Haber (UC, Santa Cruz & SLAC), G.L. Kane (Michigan U.).

Published in Phys.Rept.117:75,1985

176citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
DIRICHLET BRANES AND RAMOND-RAMOND CHARGES

By Joseph Polchinski (Santa Barbara, ITP).

Published in Phys.Rev.Lett.75:4724-4727,1995

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9510017

175citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
M THEORY AS A MATRIX MODEL: A CONJECTURE

By T. Banks (Rutgers U., Piscataway), W. Fischler (Texas U.), S.H. Shenker (Rutgers U., Piscataway), L. Susskind (Stanford U., Phys. Dept.).

Published in Phys.Rev.D55:5112-5128,1997

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9610043

170citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
WHERE DO WE STAND WITH SOLAR NEUTRINO OSCILLATIONS?

By J.N. Bahcall (Princeton, Inst. Advanced Study), P.I. Krastev (Wisconsin U., Madison), A.Yu. Smirnov (ICTP, Trieste).

Published in Phys.Rev.D58:096016,1998

e-Print Archive: hep-ph/9807216

170citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
LARGE N FIELD THEORIES, STRING THEORY AND GRAVITY

By Ofer Aharony (Rutgers U., Piscataway), Steven S. Gubser (Harvard U.), Juan Maldacena (Harvard U. & Princeton, Inst. Advanced Study), Hirosi Ooguri (UC, Berkeley & LBL, Berkeley), Yaron Oz (CERN).

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9905111

170citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
STRONG COUPLING EXPANSION OF CALABI-YAU COMPACTIFICATION

By Edward Witten (Princeton, Inst. Advanced Study).

Published in Nucl.Phys.B471:135-158,1996

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9602070

167citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
ELECTRIC - MAGNETIC DUALITY, MONOPOLE CONDENSATION, AND CONFINEMENT IN N=2 SUPERSYMMETRIC YANG-MILLS THEORY

By N. Seiberg (Rutgers U., Piscataway & Princeton, Inst. Advanced Study), E. Witten (Princeton, Inst. Advanced Study).

Published in Nucl.Phys.B426:19-52,1994 (Erratum-ibid B430:485-486,1994)

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9407087

161citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
RESONANCE AMPLIFICATION OF OSCILLATIONS IN MATTER AND SPECTROSCOPY OF SOLAR NEUTRINOS

By S.P. Mikheev, A.Yu. Smirnov (Moscow, INR).

Published in Sov.J.Nucl.Phys.42:913-917,1985 (Yad.Fiz.42:1441-1448,1985)

156citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
IMPROVED PARTON DISTRIBUTIONS FROM GLOBAL ANALYSIS OF RECENT DEEP INELASTIC SCATTERING AND INCLUSIVE JET DATA

By H.L. Lai, J. Huston (Michigan State U.), S. Kuhlmann (Argonne), F. Olness (Southern Methodist U.), J. Owens (Florida State U.), D. Soper (Oregon U.), W.K. Tung, H. Weerts (Michigan State U.).

Published in Phys.Rev.D55:1280-1296,1997

e-Print Archive: hep-ph/9606399

151citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
A POSSIBLE NEW DIMENSION AT A FEW TEV

By I. Antoniadis (Ecole Polytechnique & CERN).

Published in Phys.Lett.B246:377-384,1990

149citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
EXTRA SPACE-TIME DIMENSIONS AND UNIFICATION

By Keith R. Dienes (CERN), Emilian Dudas (CERN & ORSAY, LPTHE), Tony Gherghetta (CERN).

Published in Phys.Lett.B436:55-65,1998

e-Print Archive: hep-ph/9803466

148citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
TASI LECTURES ON D-BRANES

By Joseph Polchinski (Santa Barbara, ITP).

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9611050

146citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
INITIAL RESULTS FROM THE CHOOZ LONG BASELINE REACTOR NEUTRINO OSCILLATION EXPERIMENT

By CHOOZ Collaboration (M. Apollonio et al.).

Published in Phys.Lett.B420:397-404,1998

e-Print Archive: hep-ex/9711002

146citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
HERWIG: A MONTE CARLO EVENT GENERATOR FOR SIMULATING HADRON EMISSION REACTIONS WITH INTERFERING GLUONS. VERSION 5.1 - APRIL 1991

By G. Marchesini (Parma U. & INFN, Parma), B.R. Webber (Cambridge U.), G. Abbiendi (Padua U. & INFN, Padua), I.G. Knowles (Glasgow U.), M.H. Seymour (Cambridge U.), L. Stanco (Padua U. & INFN, Padua).

Published in Comput.Phys.Commun.67:465-508,1992

144citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
CP VIOLATION IN THE RENORMALIZABLE THEORY OF WEAK INTERACTION

By M. Kobayashi, T. Maskawa (Kyoto U.).

Published in Prog.Theor.Phys.49:652-657,1973

144citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
MEASUREMENT OF A SMALL ATMOSPHERIC MUON-NEUTRINO / ELECTRON-NEUTRINO RATIO

By Super-Kamiokande Collaboration (Y. Fukuda et al.).

Published in Phys.Lett.B433:9-18,1998

e-Print Archive: hep-ex/9803006

142citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
PARTICLE CREATION BY BLACK HOLES

By S.W. Hawking (Cambridge U.).

Published in Commun.Math.Phys.43:199-220,1975

140citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
ANTI-DE SITTER SPACE, THERMAL PHASE TRANSITION, AND CONFINEMENT IN GAUGE THEORIES

By Edward Witten (Princeton, Inst. Advanced Study).

Published in Adv.Theor.Math.Phys.2:505-532,1998

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9803131

139citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
WEAK SCALE SUPERSTRINGS

By Joseph D. Lykken (Fermilab).

Published in Phys.Rev.D54:3693-3697,1996

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9603133

137citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
STUDY OF THE ATMOSPHERIC NEUTRINO FLUX IN THE MULTI-GEV ENERGY RANGE

By Super-Kamiokande Collaboration (Y. Fukuda et al.).

Published in Phys.Lett.B436:33-41,1998

e-Print Archive: hep-ex/9805006

137citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
STRING THEORY DYNAMICS IN VARIOUS DIMENSIONS

By Edward Witten (Princeton, Inst. Advanced Study).

Published in Nucl.Phys.B443:85-126,1995

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9503124

135citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
PARTON DISTRIBUTIONS: A NEW GLOBAL ANALYSIS

By A.D. Martin (Durham U.), R.G. Roberts (Rutherford), W.J. Stirling (Durham U.), R.S. Thorne (Oxford U.).

Published in Eur.Phys.J.C4:463-496,1998

e-Print Archive: hep-ph/9803445

131citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
BOUND STATES OF STRINGS AND P-BRANES

By Edward Witten (Princeton, Inst. Advanced Study).

Published in Nucl.Phys.B460:335-350,1996

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9510135

130citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
CHIRAL PERTURBATION THEORY: EXPANSIONS IN THE MASS OF THE STRANGE QUARK

By J. Gasser (Bern U.), H. Leutwyler (CERN).

Published in Nucl.Phys.B250:465,1985

130citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
ELEVEN-DIMENSIONAL SUPERGRAVITY ON A MANIFOLD WITH BOUNDARY

By Petr Horava (Princeton U.), Edward Witten (Princeton, Inst. Advanced Study).

Published in Nucl.Phys.B475:94-114,1996

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9603142

126citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
EVIDENCE FOR NU(MU) ---> NU(E) NEUTRINO OSCILLATIONS FROM LSND

By LSND Collaboration (C. Athanassopoulos et al.).

Published in Phys.Rev.Lett.81:1774-1777,1998

e-Print Archive: nucl-ex/9709006

124citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
DYNAMICAL PARTON DISTRIBUTIONS OF THE PROTON AND SMALL X PHYSICS

By M. Gluck, E. Reya (Dortmund U.), A. Vogt (DESY).

Published in Z.Phys.C67:433-448,1995

122citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
EVIDENCE FOR ANTI-MUON-NEUTRINO ---> ANTI-ELECTRON-NEUTRINO OSCILLATIONS FROM THE LSND EXPERIMENT AT LAMPF

By LSND Collaboration (C. Athanassopoulos et al.).

Published in Phys.Rev.Lett.77:3082-3085,1996

e-Print Archive: nucl-ex/9605003

122citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
A LARGE MASS HIERARCHY FROM A SMALL EXTRA DIMENSION

By Lisa Randall (Princeton U. & MIT, LNS), Raman Sundrum (Boston U.).

Published in Phys.Rev.Lett.83:3370-3373,1999

e-Print Archive: hep-ph/9905221

120citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
ASYMPTOTIC FREEDOM IN PARTON LANGUAGE

By G. Altarelli (Ecole Normale Superieure), G. Parisi (IHES, Bures).

Published in Nucl.Phys.B126:298,1977

120citations between 1 Jan and 31 Dec 1999.- (Number of citations between 1 Jan 1999 and today is here. Total number of citations is here)
MONOPOLES, DUALITY AND CHIRAL SYMMETRY BREAKING IN N=2 SUPERSYMMETRIC QCD

By N. Seiberg (Rutgers U., Piscataway & Princeton, Inst. Advanced Study), E. Witten (Princeton, Inst. Advanced Study).

Published in Nucl.Phys.B431:484-550,1994

e-Print Archive: hep-th/9408099

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