Kernel density estimation via diffusion ZI Botev, JF Grotowski, DP Kroese | 2177 | 2010 |

Handbook of monte carlo methods DP Kroese, T Taimre, ZI Botev John Wiley & Sons, 2013 | 1664 | 2013 |

Why the Monte Carlo method is so important today DP Kroese, T Brereton, T Taimre, ZI Botev Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Computational Statistics 6 (6), 386-392, 2014 | 965 | 2014 |

The normal law under linear restrictions: simulation and estimation via minimax tilting ZI Botev Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series B: Statistical Methodology …, 2017 | 289 | 2017 |

The cross-entropy method for optimization ZI Botev, DP Kroese, RY Rubinstein, P L’Ecuyer Handbook of statistics 31, 35-59, 2013 | 277 | 2013 |

Spatial process simulation DP Kroese, ZI Botev Stochastic geometry, spatial statistics and random fields: Models and …, 2014 | 197 | 2014 |

Efficient Monte Carlo simulation via the generalized splitting method ZI Botev, DP Kroese Statistics and Computing 22, 1-16, 2012 | 144 | 2012 |

An efficient algorithm for rare-event probability estimation, combinatorial optimization, and counting ZI Botev, DP Kroese Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability 10, 471-505, 2008 | 111 | 2008 |

Data science and machine learning: mathematical and statistical methods DP Kroese, Z Botev, T Taimre Chapman and Hall/CRC, 2019 | 95 | 2019 |

Variance reduction Z Botev, A Ridder Wiley statsRef: Statistics reference online, 1-6, 2017 | 90 | 2017 |

Static network reliability estimation via generalized splitting ZI Botev, P L'Ecuyer, G Rubino, R Simard, B Tuffin INFORMS Journal on Computing 25 (1), 56-71, 2013 | 90 | 2013 |

Markov chain importance sampling with applications to rare event probability estimation ZI Botev, P L’Ecuyer, B Tuffin Statistics and Computing 23, 271-285, 2013 | 84 | 2013 |

The generalized cross entropy method, with applications to probability density estimation ZI Botev, DP Kroese Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability 13 (1), 1-27, 2011 | 75 | 2011 |

Global likelihood optimization via the cross-entropy method with an application to mixture models Z Botev, DP Kroese Proceedings of the 2004 Winter Simulation Conference, 2004. 1, 2004 | 73 | 2004 |

Generalized cross-entropy methods with applications to rare-event simulation and optimization ZI Botev, DP Kroese, T Taimre Simulation 83 (11), 785-806, 2007 | 71 | 2007 |

A novel nonparametric density estimator ZI Botev | 58 | 2006 |

Nonparametric density estimation via diffusion mixing ZI Botev | 31 | 2007 |

Efficient probability estimation and simulation of the truncated multivariate student-t distribution ZI Botev, P L'Ecuyer 2015 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC), 380-391, 2015 | 26 | 2015 |

Static network reliability estimation under the Marshall-Olkin copula ZI Botev, P L'Ecuyer, R Simard, B Tuffin ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation (TOMACS) 26 (2), 1-28, 2016 | 23 | 2016 |

Non-asymptotic bandwidth selection for density estimation of discrete data ZI Botev, DP Kroese Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability 10 (3), 435-451, 2008 | 23 | 2008 |