A geometric approach to differential forms D Bachman Springer Science & Business Media, 2012 | 72 | 2012 |

Distance and bridge position D Bachman, S Schleimer Pacific journal of mathematics 219 (2), 221-235, 2005 | 56 | 2005 |

Connected sums of unstabilized Heegaard splittings are unstabilized D Bachman Geometry & Topology 12 (4), 2327-2378, 2008 | 51 | 2008 |

Topological index theory for surfaces in 3–manifolds D Bachman Geometry & Topology 14 (1), 585-609, 2010 | 49 | 2010 |

Surface bundles versus Heegaard splittings D Bachman, S Schleimer arXiv preprint math/0212104, 2002 | 42 | 2002 |

Sweepouts of amalgamated 3–manifolds D Bachman, S Schleimer, E Sedgwick Algebraic & Geometric Topology 6 (1), 171-194, 2006 | 38 | 2006 |

Critical Heegaard surfaces D Bachman Transactions of the American Mathematical Society 354 (10), 4015-4042, 2002 | 30 | 2002 |

Large embedded balls and Heegaard genus in negative curvature D Bachman, D Cooper, ME White Algebraic & Geometric Topology 4 (1), 31-47, 2004 | 24 | 2004 |

Stabilizing and destabilizing Heegaard splittings of sufficiently complicated 3-manifolds D Bachman Mathematische Annalen 355 (2), 697-728, 2013 | 23 | 2013 |

On the existence of high index topologically minimal surfaces D Bachman, J Johnson arXiv preprint arXiv:0909.2693, 2009 | 20 | 2009 |

Heegaard splittings with boundary and almost normal surfaces D Bachman Topology and its Applications 116 (2), 153-184, 2001 | 20 | 2001 |

Non-isotopic Heegaard splittings of Seifert fibered spaces D Bachman, R Derby-Talbot Algebraic & Geometric Topology 6 (1), 351-372, 2006 | 14 | 2006 |

Normalizing topologically minimal surfaces II: Disks D Bachman arXiv preprint arXiv:1210.4574, 2012 | 11 | 2012 |

A note on Kneser-Haken finiteness D Bachman Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society 132 (3), 899-902, 2004 | 11 | 2004 |

Heegaard splittings of sufficiently complicated 3-manifolds I: Stabilization D Bachman arXiv preprint arXiv:0903.1695, 2009 | 10 | 2009 |

Heegaard splittings of sufficiently complicated 3-manifolds I: Stabilization D Bachman arXiv preprint arXiv:0903.1695, 2009 | 10 | 2009 |

Normalizing topologically minimal surfaces I: Global to local index D Bachman arXiv preprint arXiv:1210.4573, 2012 | 9 | 2012 |

Degeneration of Heegaard genus, a survey D Bachman, R Derby-Talbot Workshop on Heegaard splittings 12, 1-15, 2007 | 9 | 2007 |

Computing Heegaard genus is NP-hard D Bachman, R Derby-Talbot, E Sedgwick A Journey Through Discrete Mathematics: A Tribute to Jiří Matoušek, 59-87, 2017 | 8 | 2017 |

Almost normal surfaces with boundary D Bachman, R Derby-Talbot, E Sedgwick Geometry & Topology Down Under, 177-194, 2013 | 8 | 2013 |