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 | 504 | 1988 |

Polymer chain in an array of obstacles AR Khokhlov, SK Nechaev Physics Letters A 112 (3-4), 156-160, 1985 | 162 | 1985 |

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 | 77 | 1987 |

Effects of topological constraints on globular polymers MV Imakaev, KM Tchourine, SK Nechaev, LA Mirny Soft matter 11 (4), 665-671, 2015 | 69 | 2015 |

Exact asymptotic results for the Bernoulli matching model of sequence alignment SN Majumdar, S Nechaev Physical Review E 72 (2), 020901, 2005 | 69 | 2005 |

Statistics of knots and entangled random walks SK Nechaev World Scientific, 1996 | 65 | 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 |

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 | 63 | 2004 |

Polymer topology A Grosberg, S Nechaev Polymer Characteristics, 1-29, 2005 | 61 | 2005 |

On the plant leaf's boundary,jupe à godets' and conformal embeddings S Nechaev, R Voituriez Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 34 (49), 11069, 2001 | 54 | 2001 |

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 |

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 | 51 | 2021 |

Phase transition in a heteropolymer chain at a selective interface A Grosberg, S Izrailev, S Nechaev Physical Review E 50 (3), 1912, 1994 | 47 | 1994 |

Topological constraints in polymer network strong collapse AY Grosberg, SK Nechaev Macromolecules 24 (10), 2789-2793, 1991 | 44 | 1991 |

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 | 39 | 1988 |

A statistical model of intra-chromosome contact maps LI Nazarov, MV Tamm, VA Avetisov, SK Nechaev Soft matter 11 (5), 1019-1025, 2015 | 33 | 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 | 32 | 2016 |

Exact solution of the 2D wetting problem in a periodic potential S Nechaev, YC Zhang Physical review letters 74 (10), 1815, 1995 | 31 | 1995 |

Limiting-type theorem for conditional distributions of products of independent unimodular 2× 2 matrices SK Nechaev, YG Sinai Boletim da Sociedade Brasileira de Matemática-Bulletin/Brazilian …, 1991 | 30 | 1991 |