Simulation and the Monte Carlo method RY Rubinstein, DP Kroese John Wiley & Sons, 2016 | 7854 | 2016 |

Kernel density estimation via diffusion ZI Botev, JF Grotowski, DP Kroese The annals of Statistics 38 (5), 2916-2957, 2010 | 1474 | 2010 |

Handbook of monte carlo methods DP Kroese, T Taimre, ZI Botev John Wiley & Sons, 2013 | 1122 | 2013 |

Why the Monte Carlo method is so important today DP Kroese, T Brereton, T Taimre, ZI Botev Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Computational Statistics 6 (6), 386-392, 2014 | 386 | 2014 |

The normal law under linear restrictions: simulation and estimation via minimax tilting ZI Botev arXiv preprint arXiv:1603.04166, 2016 | 125 | 2016 |

Efficient Monte Carlo simulation via the generalized splitting method ZI Botev, DP Kroese Statistics and Computing 22 (1), 1-16, 2012 | 118 | 2012 |

An efficient algorithm for rare-event probability estimation, combinatorial optimization, and counting ZI Botev, DP Kroese Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability 10 (4), 471-505, 2008 | 92 | 2008 |

The cross-entropy method for optimization ZI Botev, DP Kroese, RY Rubinstein, P L’Ecuyer Handbook of statistics 31, 35-59, 2013 | 78 | 2013 |

Static network reliability estimation via generalized splitting ZI Botev, P L'Ecuyer, G Rubino, R Simard, B Tuffin INFORMS Journal on Computing 25 (1), 56-71, 2013 | 74 | 2013 |

Spatial process simulation DP Kroese, ZI Botev Stochastic geometry, spatial statistics and random fields, 369-404, 2015 | 73 | 2015 |

Global likelihood optimization via the cross-entropy method with an application to mixture models Z Botev, DP Kroese Proceedings of the 2004 Winter Simulation Conference, 2004. 1, 2004 | 67 | 2004 |

Markov chain importance sampling with applications to rare event probability estimation ZI Botev, P L’Ecuyer, B Tuffin Statistics and Computing 23 (2), 271-285, 2013 | 60 | 2013 |

Generalized cross-entropy methods with applications to rare-event simulation and optimization ZI Botev, DP Kroese, T Taimre Simulation 83 (11), 785-806, 2007 | 58 | 2007 |

A novel nonparametric density estimator ZI Botev | 57 | 2006 |

Spatial process generation DP Kroese, ZI Botev arXiv preprint arXiv:1308.0399, 2013 | 48 | 2013 |

The generalized cross entropy method, with applications to probability density estimation ZI Botev, DP Kroese Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability 13 (1), 1-27, 2011 | 48 | 2011 |

Parallel Discrete‐Event Simulation J Liu Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science, 2010 | 42 | 2010 |

Nonparametric density estimation via diffusion mixing ZI Botev | 29 | 2007 |

Variance reduction Z Botev, A Ridder Wiley StatsRef: Statistics Reference Online, 1-6, 2014 | 24 | 2014 |

Dependent failures in highly reliable static networks ZI Botev, P L'Ecuyer, B Tuffin Proceedings of the 2012 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC), 1-12, 2012 | 16 | 2012 |