The role of topological constraints in the kinetics of collapse of macromolecules AY Grosberg, SK Nechaev, EI Shakhnovich Journal de physique 49 (12), 2095-2100, 1988 | 515 | 1988 |

Polymer chain in an array of obstacles AR Khokhlov, SK Nechaev Physics Letters A 112 (3-4), 156-160, 1985 | 160 | 1985 |

Anisotropic ballistic deposition model with links to the Ulam problem and the Tracy-Widom distribution SN Majumdar, S Nechaev Physical Review E 69 (1), 011103, 2004 | 85 | 2004 |

How long does it take to pull an ideal polymer into a small hole? AY Grosberg, S Nechaev, M Tamm, O Vasilyev Physical review letters 96 (22), 228105, 2006 | 79 | 2006 |

Dynamics of a polymer chain in an array of obstacles SK Nechaev, AN Semenov, MK Koleva Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 140 (3), 506-520, 1987 | 73 | 1987 |

Effects of topological constraints on globular polymers MV Imakaev, KM Tchourine, SK Nechaev, LA Mirny Soft matter 11 (4), 665-671, 2015 | 71 | 2015 |

Exact asymptotic results for the Bernoulli matching model of sequence alignment SN Majumdar, S Nechaev Physical Review E—Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics 72 (2 …, 2005 | 71 | 2005 |

Statistics of knots and entangled random walks SK Nechaev World Scientific, 1996 | 66 | 1996 |

Statistical Properties of Locally Free Groups¶ with Applications to Braid Groups¶ and Growth of Random Heaps AM Vershik, S Nechaev, R Bikbov Communications in Mathematical Physics 212, 469-501, 2000 | 64 | 2000 |

Polymer topology A Grosberg, S Nechaev Polymer Characteristics, 1-29, 2005 | 59 | 2005 |

On the plant leaf's boundary,jupe ą godets' and conformal embeddings S Nechaev, R Voituriez Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 34 (49), 11069, 2001 | 53 | 2001 |

Order and stochasticity in the folding of individual *Drosophila* genomesSV Ulianov, VV Zakharova, AA Galitsyna, PI Kos, KE Polovnikov, ... Nature communications 12 (1), 41, 2021 | 52 | 2021 |

Random walks on braid groups: Brownian bridges, complexity and statistics SK Nechaev, AY Grosberg, AM Vershik Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 29 (10), 2411, 1996 | 52 | 1996 |

Phase transition in a heteropolymer chain at a selective interface A Grosberg, S Izrailev, S Nechaev Physical Review E 50 (3), 1912, 1994 | 50 | 1994 |

Topological constraints in polymer network strong collapse AY Grosberg, SK Nechaev Macromolecules 24 (10), 2789-2793, 1991 | 45 | 1991 |

Algebraic invariants of knots and disordered Potts model A Grosberg, S Nechaev Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 25 (17), 4659, 1992 | 42 | 1992 |

The role of topological limitations in the kinetics of homopolymer collapse and self-assembly of biopolymers G AIu, SK Nechaev, EI Shakhnovich Biofizika 33 (2), 247-253, 1988 | 38 | 1988 |

Effective Hamiltonian of topologically stabilized polymer states K Polovnikov, S Nechaev, MV Tamm Soft matter 14 (31), 6561-6570, 2018 | 35 | 2018 |

A statistical model of intra-chromosome contact maps LI Nazarov, MV Tamm, VA Avetisov, SK Nechaev Soft matter 11 (5), 1019-1025, 2015 | 34 | 2015 |

Eigenvalue tunneling and decay of quenched random network V Avetisov, M Hovhannisyan, A Gorsky, S Nechaev, M Tamm, O Valba Physical Review E 94 (6), 062313, 2016 | 31 | 2016 |