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Between 2017 and 2022, researchers published roughly
10,000
English-language articles on AI + neuroscience
The global AI + neuroscience literature grew
156%
between 2017 and 2022
Articles on AI + neuroscience made up
1%
of all articles on artificial intelligence
Authors from private companies contributed to
2%
of AI + neuroscience articles
What counts as "AI + neuroscience" research?How precise are these numbers?What are the other caveats?
Data last updated February 14, 2024

Vital signs

11,023
AI + neuroscience articles were released between 2017 and 2022 (estd.)
Statistic description
156%
growth in research between 2017 and 2022
Statistic description
1%
of all artificial intelligence articles focused on AI + neuroscience

Citation impact

15
citations for the average AI + neuroscience article
16
citations for the average artificial intelligence article

Countries

Documentation
22%
of AI + neuroscience articles have American authors
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16%
have Chinese authors
Statistic description
14%
have European authors
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Country Articles (2017-2022)Documentation Growth (2017-2022) Global shareDocumentation Citations per articleDocumentation
United States2,39755%22%25.4
China1,802247%16%18.6
India1,10798%10%11.4

Top-cited articlesDocumentation

Research organizations

Documentation
  • #1 Harvard University (United States)
  • #2 Chinese Academy of Sciences (China)
  • #3 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (United States)
Organization Articles
(2017-2022Documentation
Citations per article Documentation Country
Harvard University18441.2United States
Chinese Academy of Sciences18336.7China
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill13834.3United States

Patents and industry

3%
of AI + neuroscience articles are cited in patents
5%
of artificial intelligence articles are cited in patents
2%
of AI + neuroscience articles had authors from private companies (vs 4% of artificial intelligence articles in general)
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Top industry organizations by publication count

Company Articles
(2017-2022Documentation
Citations per article Documentation Country
IBM22111.5United States
Google2087.5United States
Siemens15153.8Germany
The Research Almanac runs on bibliometric data from Clarivate Web of Science and other sources. For details on our sourcing, methodology, and limitations, see the tool documentation.