Highly Cited Paper 2016

Table1  Japanese Institutes' Highly-Cited Paper (HCP) Ranking  2016

InstitutionsWeb of Science DocumentsCitesCites/PaperHighly-Cited PapersPercentile of Highly-Cited Papers(%)Ranking
UNIV TOKYO 82,470 1,388,674 16.84 1303 1.58 1
KYOTO UNIV 60,960 950,316 15.59 754 1.24 2
RIKEN 25,228 546,484 21.66 624 2.47 3
OSAKA UNIV 48,989 755,272 15.42 559 1.14 4
TOHOKU UNIV 48,087 632,999 13.16 484 1.01 5
AIST 27,351 414,118 15.14 368 1.35 6
NAGOYA UNIV 32,432 467,389 14.41 364 1.12 7
TOKYO INST TECHNOL 26,473 346,943 13.11 286 1.08 8
KYUSHU UNIV 33,449 414,016 12.38 279 0.83 9
NIMS 14,360 218,026 15.18 273 1.90 10
UNIV TSUKUBA 20,776 280,220 13.49 247 1.19 11
HOKKAIDO UNIV 32,332 391,943 12.12 206 0.64 12
OKAYAMA UNIV 15,237 202,576 13.30 183 1.20 13
HIROSHIMA UNIV 17,790 226,089 12.71 176 0.99 14
KOBE UNIV 14,815 184,041 12.42 158 1.07 15
WASEDA UNIV 11,455 137,644 12.02 156 1.36 16
NINS 12,350 222,539 18.02 149 1.21 17
KEIO UNIV 17,142 232,934 13.59 143 0.83 18
KEK 6,287 104,444 16.61 126 2.00 19
NATL CANC CTR 6,097 122,664 20.12 124 2.03 20

Data Source: 2015 sixth version of ESI.


Table2 Okayama University's Number of HCP in Different Research
            Fields and Their Rankings in the Japanese Universities 2016

Research FieldsWeb of Science DocumentsCitesCites/PaperHighly-Cited PapersRanking*
PLANT & ANIMAL SCIENCE 1,022 16,997 16.63 34 4
CLINICAL MEDICINE 4,102 56,015 13.66 49 6
SOCIAL SCIENCES, GENERAL 148 1,496 10.11 1 10
BIOLOGY & BIOCHEMISTRY 1,199 18,134 15.12 8 11
GEOSCIENCES 508 6,152 12.11 5 11
PHYSICS 2,163 34,586 15.99 61 12
ENGINEERING 445 2,531 5.69 4 14
AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES 310 2,614 8.43 0 15
MOLECULAR BIOLOGY & GENETICS 653 14,197 21.74 6 18
MATERIALS SCIENCE 428 3,942 9.21 3 19
NEUROSCIENCE & BEHAVIOR 752 9,876 13.13 2 20
PHARMACOLOGY & TOXICOLOGY 655 5,910 9.02 0 22
CHEMISTRY 1,674 18,465 11.03 7 23
IMMUNOLOGY - - - 1 -
MATHMATICS - - - 1 -
MULTIDISCIPLINARY - - - 1 -

Data Source: 2015 sixth version of ESI.
*As for Ranking, the number of HCP is priority #1 and that of Cites is priority #2.