Exact algorithms for maximum independent set M Xiao, H Nagamochi Information and Computation 255, 126-146, 2017 | 209 | 2017 |

Confining sets and avoiding bottleneck cases: A simple maximum independent set algorithm in degree-3 graphs M Xiao, H Nagamochi Theoretical Computer Science 469, 92-104, 2013 | 67 | 2013 |

Simple and improved parameterized algorithms for multiterminal cuts M Xiao Theory of Computing Systems 46, 723-736, 2010 | 55 | 2010 |

Exact algorithms for the maximum dissociation set and minimum 3-path vertex cover problems M Xiao, S Kou Theoretical Computer Science 657, 86-97, 2017 | 46 | 2017 |

New parameterized algorithms for the edge dominating set problem M Xiao, T Kloks, SH Poon Theoretical Computer Science 511, 147-158, 2013 | 42 | 2013 |

A Fast Algorithm to Compute Maximum *k*-Plexes in Social Network AnalysisM Xiao, W Lin, Y Dai, Y Zeng Proceedings of the AAAI conference on Artificial Intelligence 31 (1), 2017 | 39 | 2017 |

Enumerating Maximal *k*-Plexes with Worst-Case Time GuaranteeY Zhou, J Xu, Z Guo, M Xiao, Y Jin Proceedings of the AAAI conference on Artificial Intelligence 34 (03), 2442-2449, 2020 | 37 | 2020 |

Balanced Clustering: A Uniform Model and Fast Algorithm. W Lin, Z He, M Xiao IJCAI, 2987-2993, 2019 | 36 | 2019 |

An exact algorithm for TSP in degree-3 graphs via circuit procedure and amortization on connectivity structure M Xiao, H Nagamochi Algorithmica 74 (2), 713-741, 2016 | 33 | 2016 |

Kernelization and parameterized algorithms for 3-path vertex cover M Xiao, S Kou International Conference on Theory and Applications of Models of Computation …, 2017 | 32 | 2017 |

Improving maximum k-plex solver via second-order reduction and graph color bounding Y Zhou, S Hu, M Xiao, ZH Fu Proceedings of the AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence 35 (14), 12453 …, 2021 | 31 | 2021 |

A simple and fast algorithm for maximum independent set in 3-degree graphs M Xiao WALCOM: Algorithms and Computation: 4th International Workshop, WALCOM 2010 …, 2010 | 31 | 2010 |

Finding minimum 3-way cuts in hypergraphs M Xiao Information Processing Letters 110 (14-15), 554-558, 2010 | 29 | 2010 |

A note on vertex cover in graphs with maximum degree 3 M Xiao International Computing and Combinatorics Conference, 150-159, 2010 | 28 | 2010 |

New results on polynomial inapproximabilityand fixed parameter approximability of edge dominating set B Escoffier, J Monnot, VT Paschos, M Xiao Theory of Computing Systems 56 (2), 330-346, 2015 | 27 | 2015 |

A refined exact algorithm for edge dominating set M Xiao, H Nagamochi Theoretical Computer Science 560, 207-216, 2014 | 25 | 2014 |

On a generalization of Nemhauser and Trotter's local optimization theorem M Xiao Journal of Computer and System Sciences 84, 97-106, 2017 | 24 | 2017 |

An Improved Divide-and-Conquer Algorithm for Finding All Minimum *k*-Way CutsM Xiao International Symposium on Algorithms and Computation, 208-219, 2008 | 23 | 2008 |

Improvement on vertex cover and independent set problem for low-degree graphs. MY Xiao, JE Chen, XL Han Jisuanji Xuebao(Chin. J. Comput.) 28 (2), 153-160, 2005 | 23* | 2005 |

Listing maximal k-plexes in large real-world graphs Z Wang, Y Zhou, M Xiao, B Khoussainov Proceedings of the ACM Web Conference 2022, 1517-1527, 2022 | 21 | 2022 |