Two-orbital SU (N) magnetism with ultracold alkaline-earth atoms AV Gorshkov, M Hermele, V Gurarie, C Xu, PS Julienne, J Ye, P Zoller, ... Nature physics 6 (4), 289-295, 2010 | 813 | 2010 |

Magnetic impurities on the surface of a topological insulator Q Liu, CX Liu, C Xu, XL Qi, SC Zhang Physical review letters 102 (15), 156603, 2009 | 694 | 2009 |

Stability of the quantum spin Hall effect: Effects of interactions, disorder, and topology C Xu, JE Moore Physical Review B 73 (4), 045322, 2006 | 692 | 2006 |

Ising and spin orders in the iron-based superconductors C Xu, M Müller, S Sachdev Physical Review B 78 (2), 020501, 2008 | 559 | 2008 |

Topological superconductivity in twisted multilayer graphene C Xu, L Balents Physical review letters 121 (8), 087001, 2018 | 406 | 2018 |

Deconfined quantum critical points: symmetries and dualities C Wang, A Nahum, MA Metlitski, C Xu, T Senthil Physical Review X 7 (3), 031051, 2017 | 317 | 2017 |

Non-Fermi-liquid and topological states with strong spin-orbit coupling EG Moon, C Xu, YB Kim, L Balents Physical review letters 111 (20), 206401, 2013 | 234 | 2013 |

Sachdev-Ye-Kitaev model and thermalization on the boundary of many-body localized fermionic symmetry-protected topological states YZ You, AWW Ludwig, C Xu Physical Review B 95 (11), 115150, 2017 | 192 | 2017 |

High-Pressure Sequence of Structural Phases: New Quantum Spin Liquids Based on JG Cheng, G Li, L Balicas, JS Zhou, JB Goodenough, C Xu, HD Zhou Physical review letters 107 (19), 197204, 2011 | 167 | 2011 |

Successive Phase Transitions and Extended Spin-Excitation Continuum in the Triangular-Lattice Antiferromagnet HD Zhou, C Xu, AM Hallas, HJ Silverstein, CR Wiebe, I Umegaki, JQ Yan, ... Physical review letters 109 (26), 267206, 2012 | 145 | 2012 |

Global phase diagrams of frustrated quantum antiferromagnets in two dimensions: Doubled Chern-Simons theory C Xu, S Sachdev Physical Review B 79 (6), 064405, 2009 | 131 | 2009 |

Symmetry-protected topological states of interacting fermions and bosons YZ You, C Xu Physical Review B 90 (24), 245120, 2014 | 124 | 2014 |

Topological Defects and the Superfluid Transition of the Spinor Condensate in Two Dimensions S Mukerjee, C Xu, JE Moore Physical review letters 97 (12), 120406, 2006 | 118 | 2006 |

Duality between the deconfined quantum-critical point and the bosonic topological transition YQ Qin, YY He, YZ You, ZY Lu, A Sen, AW Sandvik, C Xu, ZY Meng Physical Review X 7 (3), 031052, 2017 | 116 | 2017 |

Classification and description of bosonic symmetry protected topological phases with semiclassical nonlinear sigma models Z Bi, A Rasmussen, K Slagle, C Xu Physical Review B 91 (13), 134404, 2015 | 110 | 2015 |

Strong-Weak Coupling Self-Duality in the Two-Dimensional Quantum Phase Transition of Superconducting Arrays C Xu, JE Moore Physical review letters 93 (4), 047003, 2004 | 110 | 2004 |

Instability of the non-Fermi-liquid state of the Sachdev-Ye-Kitaev model Z Bi, CM Jian, YZ You, KA Pawlak, C Xu Physical Review B 95 (20), 205105, 2017 | 106 | 2017 |

Wave functions of bosonic symmetry protected topological phases C Xu, T Senthil Physical Review B 87 (17), 174412, 2013 | 103 | 2013 |

Gapless bosonic excitation without symmetry breaking: An algebraic spin liquid with soft gravitons C Xu Physical Review B 74 (22), 224433, 2006 | 100 | 2006 |

Theory of a competitive spin liquid state for weak Mott insulators on the triangular lattice RV Mishmash, JR Garrison, S Bieri, C Xu Physical Review Letters 111 (15), 157203, 2013 | 96 | 2013 |