Limiting exit location distributions in the stochastic exit problem RS Maier, DL Stein SIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics 57 (3), 752-790, 1997 | 227 | 1997 |

Escape problem for irreversible systems RS Maier, DL Stein Physical Review E 48 (2), 931, 1993 | 210 | 1993 |

A scaling theory of bifurcations in the symmetric weak-noise escape problem RS Maier, DL Stein arXiv preprint cond-mat/9506097, 1995 | 158 | 1995 |

The 192 solutions of the Heun equation R Maier Mathematics of Computation 76 (258), 811-843, 2007 | 156 | 2007 |

Effect of focusing and caustics on exit phenomena in systems lacking detailed balance RS Maier, DL Stein Physical review letters 71 (12), 1783, 1993 | 129 | 1993 |

On reducing the Heun equation to the hypergeometric equation RS Maier Journal of Differential Equations 213 (1), 171-203, 2005 | 122 | 2005 |

Cosmic chronometers in the *R*_{h} = *ct* UniverseF Melia, RS Maier Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 432 (4), 2669-2675, 2013 | 111 | 2013 |

Topological features of large fluctuations to the interior of a limit cycle VN Smelyanskiy, MI Dykman, RS Maier Physical Review E 55 (3), 2369, 1997 | 97 | 1997 |

On rationally parametrized modular equations RS Maier arXiv preprint math/0611041, 2006 | 95 | 2006 |

A comparative analysis of the Supernova Legacy Survey Sample with ΛCDM and the Rh=ct universe JJ Wei, XF Wu, F Melia, RS Maier The Astronomical Journal 149 (3), 102, 2015 | 93 | 2015 |

Noise-activated escape from a sloshing potential well RS Maier, DL Stein Physical Review Letters 86 (18), 3942, 2001 | 91 | 2001 |

Transition-rate theory for nongradient drift fields RS Maier, DL Stein Physical review letters 69 (26), 3691, 1992 | 91 | 1992 |

Droplet nucleation and domain wall motion in a bounded interval RS Maier, DL Stein Physical review letters 87 (27), 270601, 2001 | 76 | 2001 |

Oscillatory behavior of the rate of escape through an unstable limit cycle RS Maier, DL Stein Physical review letters 77 (24), 4860, 1996 | 72 | 1996 |

Experiments on critical phenomena in a noisy exit problem DG Luchinsky, RS Maier, R Mannella, PVE McClintock, DL Stein Physical review letters 79 (17), 3109, 1997 | 55 | 1997 |

Lamé polynomials, hyperelliptic reductions and Lamé band structure RS Maier Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical …, 2008 | 51* | 2008 |

Observation of saddle-point avoidance in noise-induced escape DG Luchinsky, RS Maier, R Mannella, PVE McClintock, DL Stein Physical review letters 82 (9), 1806, 1999 | 49 | 1999 |

A closure characterisation of phase-type distributions RS Maier, CA O'Cinneide Journal of Applied Probability 29 (1), 92-103, 1992 | 48 | 1992 |

Colliding stacks: A large deviations analysis RS Maier Random Structures & Algorithms 2 (4), 379-420, 1991 | 45 | 1991 |

Transition probabilities in Nd (II) and the solar neodymium abundance RS Maier, W Whaling Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 18 (5), 501-507, 1977 | 42 | 1977 |