Spot core papers describing a field as shown below:
SPARC: Mass models for 175 disk galaxies with Spitzer phtometry and accurate rotation curves.
Quantum correlations with no causal order.
Exploring complex networks.
Ideas originate in a couple of Important articles.
Then flourish in different flavors amongst scientific literature.
Now get a quick visualization of citation trees. This is useful to have an overview of a new field, to spot important papers and accelerate your bibliography. We use data from Crossref and Semantic Scholar.
Citationtree searches for papers in the citation environment of the input then displays only the most central papers.
The darker nodes are previous papers at a distance 1 from the input, the lighter nodes are previous papers at a distance 2 from the input and papers that cite the input.
Export the tree as SVG, RIS or BibTeX using the bottom left buttons.