0-efficient triangulations of 3-manifolds W Jaco, JH Rubinstein Journal of Differential Geometry 65 (1), 61-168, 2003 | 148 | 2003 |

Involutions and isotopies of lens spaces C Hodgson, JH Rubinstein Knot theory and manifolds, 60-96, 1985 | 146 | 1985 |

An algorithm to recognize the 3-sphere JH Rubinstein Proceedings of the International Congress of Mathematicians, 601-611, 1995 | 122 | 1995 |

Advances in Steiner trees DZ Du, JM Smith, JH Rubinstein Springer Science & Business Media, 2013 | 115 | 2013 |

Comparing Heegaard splittings of non-Haken 3-manifolds H Rubinstein, M Scharlemann Topology 35 (4), 1005-1026, 1996 | 103 | 1996 |

Polyhedral minimal surfaces, Heegaard splittings and decision problems for 3-dimensional manifolds JH Rubinstein Geometric topology (Athens, GA, 1993) 2, 1-20, 1996 | 98 | 1996 |

Heegaard structures of negatively curved 3-manifolds Y Moriah, H Rubinstein Communications in Analysis and Geometry 5 (3), 375-412, 1997 | 90 | 1997 |

PL minimal surfaces in 3-manifolds W Jaco, JH Rubinstein Journal of Differential Geometry 27 (3), 493-524, 1988 | 85 | 1988 |

A variational approach to the Steiner network problem JH Rubinstein, DA Thomas Annals of Operations Research 33 (6), 481-499, 1991 | 80 | 1991 |

On 3-manifolds that have finite fundamental group and contain Klein bottles JH Rubinstein Transactions of the American Mathematical Society 251, 129-137, 1979 | 74 | 1979 |

Applications of minimax to minimal surfaces and the topology of 3-manifolds JT Pitts, JH Rubinstein Miniconference on geometry/partial differential equations, 2, 137-170, 1987 | 70 | 1987 |

-injective surfaces in graph manifolds JH Rubinstein, S Wang Commentarii Mathematici Helvetici 73 (4), 499-515, 1998 | 68 | 1998 |

PL equivariant surgery and invariant decompositions of 3-manifolds W Jaco, JH Rubinstein Advances in Mathematics 73 (2), 149-191, 1989 | 67 | 1989 |

Minimal triangulations for an infinite family of lens spaces W Jaco, H Rubinstein, S Tillmann Journal of Topology 2 (1), 157-180, 2009 | 66 | 2009 |

Existence of minimal surfaces of bounded topological type in three-manifolds JT Pitts, JH Rubinstein Miniconference on geometry and partial differential equations (Canberra …, 1986 | 64 | 1986 |

Incompressible Surfaces in Once‐Punctured Torus Bundles M Culler, W Jaco, H Rubinstein Proceedings of the London Mathematical Society 3 (3), 385-419, 1982 | 63 | 1982 |

An introduction to polyhedral metrics of non-positive curvature on 3-manifolds IR Aitchison, JH Rubinstein Geometry of low-dimensional manifolds 2, 127-161, 1990 | 58 | 1990 |

Combinatorial cubings, cusps, and the dodecahedral knots IR Aitchison, JH Rubinstein Topology 90, 17-26, 1992 | 54 | 1992 |

The Steiner ratio conjecture for six points JH Rubinstein, DA Thomas Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series A 58 (1), 54-77, 1991 | 54 | 1991 |

Minimal surfaces in geometric 3-manifolds JH Rubinstein preprint, 2005 | 49 | 2005 |