|An example of simulated data modeled for the CMS particle |
detector on the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN.
Most of the citations in particle physics were related to the search for the Higgs boson particle. This research is viewed as vital in describing the formation of the universe. The top two most cited papers both dealt with the Higgs boson particle.
The citation data was tabulated by Science Watch which is a division of Thomson Reuters.