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Strings on orbifolds L Dixon, JA Harvey, C Vafa, E Witten Nuclear Physics B 261, 678-686, 1985 | 2423 | 1985 |

Strings on orbifolds (II) L Dixon, J Harvey, C Vafa, E Witten Nuclear Physics B 274 (2), 285-314, 1986 | 1971 | 1986 |

Evidence for F-theory C Vafa Nuclear Physics B 469 (3), 403-415, 1996 | 1912 | 1996 |

Kodaira-Spencer theory of gravity and exact results for quantum string amplitudes M Bershadsky, S Cecotti, H Ooguri, C Vafa Communications in Mathematical Physics 165, 311-427, 1994 | 1515 | 1994 |

CFT's from Calabi–Yau four-folds S Gukov, C Vafa, E Witten Nuclear Physics B 584 (1-2), 69-108, 2000 | 1425 | 2000 |

The String landscape, black holes and gravity as the weakest force N Arkani-Hamed, L Motl, A Nicolis, C Vafa Journal of High Energy Physics 2007 (06), 060, 2007 | 1421 | 2007 |

A strong coupling test of S-duality C Vafa, E Witten Nuclear Physics B 431 (1-2), 3-77, 1994 | 1352 | 1994 |

Chiral rings in N= 2 superconformal theories W Lerche, C Vafa, NP Warner Nuclear Physics B 324 (2), 427-474, 1989 | 1241 | 1989 |

Superstrings in the early universe R Brandenberger, C Vafa Nuclear Physics B 316 (2), 391-410, 1989 | 1163 | 1989 |

On the Geometry of the String Landscape and the Swampland H Ooguri, C Vafa Nuclear physics B 766 (1-3), 21-33, 2007 | 1157 | 2007 |

Compactifications of F-theory on Calabi-Yau threefolds (II) DR Morrison, C Vafa Nuclear Physics B 476 (3), 437-469, 1996 | 1063 | 1996 |

Compactifications of F-theory on Calabi-Yau threefolds.(I) DR Morrison, C Vafa Nuclear Physics B 473 (1-2), 74-92, 1996 | 977 | 1996 |

Mirror symmetry K Hori, C Vafa arXiv preprint hep-th/0002222, 2000 | 976 | 2000 |

The String landscape and the swampland C Vafa arXiv preprint hep-th/0509212, 2005 | 972 | 2005 |

M-theory and topological strings--II R Gopakumar, C Vafa arXiv preprint hep-th/9812127, 1998 | 962 | 1998 |

Restrictions on symmetry breaking in vector-like gauge theories C Vafa, E Witten Nuclear Physics B 234 (1), 173-188, 1984 | 917 | 1984 |

On the gauge theory/geometry correspondence R Gopakumar, C Vafa Advances in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics 3 (5), 1415-1443, 1999 | 827 | 1999 |

The topological vertex M Aganagic, A Klemm, M Marino, C Vafa Communications in mathematical physics 254, 425-478, 2005 | 816 | 2005 |

Matrix models, topological strings, and supersymmetric gauge theories R Dijkgraaf, C Vafa Nuclear Physics B 644 (1-2), 3-20, 2002 | 768 | 2002 |