Topology and dynamics of active nematic vesicles FC Keber, E Loiseau, T Sanchez, SJ DeCamp, L Giomi, MJ Bowick, ... Science 345 (6201), 1135-1139, 2014 | 390 | 2014 |

Two-dimensional matter: order, curvature and defects MJ Bowick, L Giomi Advances in Physics 58 (5), 449-563, 2009 | 273 | 2009 |

Defect annihilation and proliferation in active nematics L Giomi, MJ Bowick, X Ma, MC Marchetti Physical review letters 110 (22), 228101, 2013 | 245 | 2013 |

Geometry and topology of turbulence in active nematics L Giomi Physical Review X 5 (3), 031003, 2015 | 182 | 2015 |

Defect dynamics in active nematics L Giomi, MJ Bowick, P Mishra, R Sknepnek, M Cristina Marchetti Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical …, 2014 | 141 | 2014 |

Sheared active fluids: Thickening, thinning, and vanishing viscosity L Giomi, TB Liverpool, MC Marchetti Physical Review E 81 (5), 051908, 2010 | 124 | 2010 |

Complex spontaneous flows and concentration banding in active polar films L Giomi, MC Marchetti, TB Liverpool Physical review letters 101 (19), 198101, 2008 | 112 | 2008 |

Excitable patterns in active nematics L Giomi, L Mahadevan, B Chakraborty, MF Hagan Physical review letters 106 (21), 218101, 2011 | 94 | 2011 |

Swarming, swirling and stasis in sequestered bristle-bots L Giomi, N Hawley-Weld, L Mahadevan Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering …, 2013 | 89 | 2013 |

Spontaneous division and motility in active nematic droplets L Giomi, A DeSimone Physical review letters 112 (14), 147802, 2014 | 87 | 2014 |

Banding, excitability and chaos in active nematic suspensions L Giomi, L Mahadevan, B Chakraborty, MF Hagan Nonlinearity 25 (8), 2245, 2012 | 68 | 2012 |

Minimal surfaces bounded by elastic lines L Giomi, L Mahadevan Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering …, 2012 | 59 | 2012 |

Cluster phases and bubbly phase separation in active fluids: reversal of the Ostwald process E Tjhung, C Nardini, ME Cates Physical Review X 8 (3), 031080, 2018 | 57 | 2018 |

Curvature-induced defect unbinding and dynamics in active nematic toroids PW Ellis, DJG Pearce, YW Chang, G Goldsztein, L Giomi, ... Nature Physics 14 (1), 85-90, 2018 | 57 | 2018 |

Classification of Bosonic Topological Orders: The Case When Pointlike Excitations Are All Bosons T Lan, L Kong, XG Wen Physical Review X 8 (2), 021074, 2018 | 47 | 2018 |

Crystalline order on Riemannian manifolds with variable Gaussian curvature and boundary L Giomi, M Bowick Physical Review B 76 (5), 054106, 2007 | 46 | 2007 |

The dynamics of sperm cooperation in a competitive environment HS Fisher, L Giomi, HE Hoekstra, L Mahadevan Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 281 (1790), 20140296, 2014 | 45 | 2014 |

Turbulent dynamics of epithelial cell cultures C Blanch-Mercader, V Yashunsky, S Garcia, G Duclos, L Giomi, ... Physical review letters 120 (20), 208101, 2018 | 43 | 2018 |

Orientational properties of nematic disclinations AJ Vromans, L Giomi Soft matter 12 (30), 6490-6495, 2016 | 43 | 2016 |

Polar patterns in active fluids L Giomi, MC Marchetti Soft Matter 8 (1), 129-139, 2012 | 43 | 2012 |