2012 Rankings

Discovery facts:

3172 different isotopes were discovered by 3444 unique authors reported in 1514 different papers with 893 different first authors. In cataloguing these data, an attempt was made to account for the different use of initials and changes of names (due to marriage for example).

Detailed table of top 25 authors

Table of top 1000 (co)authors

Table of top 250 first authors

Table of top 25 labs

Table of countries

Journals and publishes