Orthogonal polynomials and random matrices: a Riemann-Hilbert approach P Deift AMS Bookstore, 1999 | 1349 | 1999 |

On the distribution of the length of the longest increasing subsequence of random permutations J Baik, P Deift, K Johansson Journal of the American Mathematical Society 12 (4), 1119-1178, 1999 | 1098 | 1999 |

A steepest descent method for oscillatory Riemann--Hilbert problems. Asymptotics for the MKdV equation P Deift, X Zhou Annals of Mathematics 137 (2), 295-368, 1993 | 998 | 1993 |

Inverse scattering on the line P Deift, E Trubowitz Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics 32 (2), 121-251, 1979 | 939 | 1979 |

Uniform asymptotics for polynomials orthogonal with respect to varying exponential weights and applications to universality questions in random matrix theory P Deift, T Kriecherbauer, KTR McLaughlin, S Venakides, X Zhou Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics: A Journal Issued by the …, 1999 | 711 | 1999 |

Strong asymptotics of orthogonal polynomials with respect to exponential weights P Deift, T Kriecherbauer, KTR McLaughlin, S Venakides, X Zhou Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics: A Journal Issued by the …, 1999 | 543 | 1999 |

Applications of a commutation formula PA Deift Duke Mathematical Journal 45 (2), 267-310, 1978 | 360 | 1978 |

Direct and inverse scattering on the line R Beals, P Deift, C Tomei American Mathematical Soc., 1988 | 341 | 1988 |

New results in small dispersion KdV by an extension of the steepest descent method for Riemann-Hilbert problems P Deift, S Venakides, X Zhou International Mathematics Research Notices 1997 (6), 285-299, 1997 | 253 | 1997 |

A Riemann-Hilbert approach to asymptotic problems arising in the theory of random matrix models, and also in the theory of integrable statistical mechanics PA Deift, AR Its, X Zhou Annals of mathematics, 149-235, 1997 | 239 | 1997 |

Asymptotics for the Painlevé II equation PA Deift, X Zhou Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics 48 (3), 277-337, 1995 | 222 | 1995 |

Ordinary differential equations and the symmetric eigenvalue problem P Deift, T Nanda, C Tomei SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis 20 (1), 1-22, 1983 | 218 | 1983 |

New results on the equilibrium measure for logarithmic potentials in the presence of an external field P Deift, T Kriecherbauer, KTR McLaughlin Journal of approximation theory 95 (3), 388-475, 1998 | 210 | 1998 |

On the Absolutely Continuous Spectrum¶ of One-Dimensional Schrödinger Operators¶ with Square Summable Potentials P Deift, R Killip Communications in mathematical physics 203 (2), 341-347, 1999 | 198 | 1999 |

Inverse scattering and the Boussinesq equation P Deift, C Tomei, E Trubowitz Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics 35 (5), 567-628, 1982 | 197 | 1982 |

Random matrix theory: invariant ensembles and universality P Deift, D Gioev American Mathematical Soc., 2009 | 179 | 2009 |

Long-time asymptotics for integrable nonlinear wave equations PA Deift, AR Its, X Zhou Important developments in soliton theory, 181-204, 1993 | 168 | 1993 |

Almost periodic Schrödinger operators P Deift, B Simon Communications in mathematical physics 90 (3), 389-411, 1983 | 164 | 1983 |

The collisionless shock region for the long‐time behavior of solutions of the KdV equation P Deift, S Venakides, X Zhou Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics 47 (2), 199-206, 1994 | 152 | 1994 |

Asymptotics of toeplitz, hankel, and toeplitz+ hankel determinants with fisher-hartwig singularities P Deift, A Its, I Krasovsky Annals of mathematics, 1243-1299, 2011 | 146 | 2011 |