Simulation of QCD with N f= 2+ 1 flavors of non-perturbatively improved Wilson fermions M Bruno, D Djukanovic, GP Engel, A Francis, G Herdoiza, H Horch, ... Journal of High Energy Physics 2015 (2), 1-29, 2015 | 371 | 2015 |

Critical slowing down and error analysis in lattice QCD simulations S Schaefer, R Sommer, F Virotta, Alpha Collaboration Nuclear Physics B 845 (1), 93-119, 2011 | 370 | 2011 |

Lattice QCD without topology barriers M Lüscher, S Schaefer Journal of High Energy Physics 2011 (7), 1-22, 2011 | 361 | 2011 |

The strange quark mass and Lambda parameter of two flavor QCD P Fritzsch, F Knechtli, B Leder, M Marinkovic, S Schaefer, R Sommer, ... Nuclear Physics B 865 (3), 397-429, 2012 | 292 | 2012 |

Lattice QCD with open boundary conditions and twisted-mass reweighting M Lüscher, S Schaefer Computer Physics Communications 184 (3), 519-528, 2013 | 284 | 2013 |

Setting the scale for the CLS flavor ensembles M Bruno, T Korzec, S Schaefer Physical Review D 95 (7), 074504, 2017 | 255 | 2017 |

Hypercubic smeared links for dynamical fermions A Hasenfratz, R Hoffmann, S Schaefer Journal of High Energy Physics 2007 (05), 029, 2007 | 195 | 2007 |

QCD Coupling from a Nonperturbative Determination of the Three-Flavor Parameter M Bruno, MD Brida, P Fritzsch, T Korzec, A Ramos, S Schaefer, H Simma, ... Physical review letters 119 (10), 102001, 2017 | 175 | 2017 |

Improving meson two-point functions in lattice QCD T DeGrand, S Schaefer Computer physics communications 159 (3), 185-191, 2004 | 145 | 2004 |

Reweighting towards the chiral limit A Hasenfratz, R Hoffmann, S Schaefer Physical Review D—Particles, Fields, Gravitation, and Cosmology 78 (1), 014515, 2008 | 131 | 2008 |

Improvement of Nf= 3 lattice QCD with Wilson fermions and tree-level improved gauge action J Bulava, S Schaefer Nuclear Physics B 874 (1), 188-197, 2013 | 125 | 2013 |

Quenched spectroscopy with fixed-point and chirally improved fermions C Gattringer, M Göckeler, P Hasenfratz, S Hauswirth, K Holland, T Jörg, ... Nuclear Physics B 677 (1-2), 3-51, 2004 | 118 | 2004 |

Setting the scale for the Lüscher-Weisz action C Gattringer, R Hoffmann, S Schaefer Physical Review D 65 (9), 094503, 2002 | 104 | 2002 |

New findings for topological excitations in SU (3) lattice gauge theory C Gattringer, S Schaefer Nuclear Physics B 654 (1-2), 30-60, 2003 | 87 | 2003 |

Topological susceptibility and the sampling of field space in N f= 2 lattice QCD simulations M Bruno, S Schaefer, R Sommer Journal of High Energy Physics 2014 (8), 1-19, 2014 | 81 | 2014 |

Low energy chiral constants from epsilon-regime simulations with improved Wilson fermions A Hasenfratz, R Hoffmann, S Schaefer Physical Review D—Particles, Fields, Gravitation, and Cosmology 78 (5), 054511, 2008 | 76 | 2008 |

Lattice calculation of vector meson couplings to the vector and tensor currents using chirally improved fermions VM Braun, T Burch, C Gattringer, M Göckeler, G Lacagnina, S Schaefer, ... Physical Review D 68 (5), 054501, 2003 | 76 | 2003 |

Physics issues in simulations with dynamical overlap fermions T DeGrand, S Schaefer Physical Review D—Particles, Fields, Gravitation, and Cosmology 71 (3), 034507, 2005 | 73 | 2005 |

A comprehensive picture of topological excitations in finite temperature lattice QCD C Gattringer, M Göckeler, PEL Rakow, S Schaefer, A Schaefer Nuclear Physics B 618 (1-2), 205-240, 2001 | 73 | 2001 |

Domain decomposition, multilevel integration, and exponential noise reduction in lattice QCD M Cè, L Giusti, S Schaefer Physical Review D 93 (9), 094507, 2016 | 71 | 2016 |