The locality of distributed symmetry breaking L Barenboim, M Elkin, S Pettie, J Schneider Journal of the ACM (JACM) 63 (3), 1-45, 2016 | 259 | 2016 |

Lower-stretch spanning trees M Elkin, Y Emek, DA Spielman, SH Teng Proceedings of the thirty-seventh annual ACM symposium on Theory of …, 2005 | 246 | 2005 |

Distributed -Coloring in Linear (in ) Time L Barenboim, M Elkin, F Kuhn SIAM Journal on Computing 43 (1), 72-95, 2014 | 226* | 2014 |

Distributed graph coloring: Fundamentals and recent developments L Barenboim, M Elkin Morgan & Claypool Publishers, 2013 | 221 | 2013 |

Unconditional lower bounds on the time-approximation tradeoffs for the distributed minimum spanning tree problem M Elkin Proceedings of the thirty-sixth annual ACM symposium on Theory of computing …, 2004 | 200 | 2004 |

Sublogarithmic distributed MIS algorithm for sparse graphs using Nash-Williams decomposition L Barenboim, M Elkin Proceedings of the twenty-seventh ACM symposium on Principles of distributed …, 2008 | 187 | 2008 |

Deterministic distributed vertex coloring in polylogarithmic time L Barenboim, M Elkin Journal of the ACM (JACM) 58 (5), 1-25, 2011 | 142 | 2011 |

An improved construction of progression-free sets M Elkin Proceedings of the twenty-first annual ACM-SIAM symposium on Discrete …, 2010 | 123 | 2010 |

Computing almost shortest paths M Elkin ACM Transactions on Algorithms (TALG) 1 (2), 283-323, 2005 | 123 | 2005 |

A faster distributed protocol for constructing a minimum spanning tree M Elkin Journal of Computer and System Sciences 72 (8), 1282-1308, 2006 | 121 | 2006 |

Efficient algorithms for constructing (1+, ε, β)-spanners in the distributed and streaming models M Elkin, J Zhang Proceedings of the twenty-third annual ACM symposium on Principles of …, 2004 | 114 | 2004 |

Sparse sourcewise and pairwise distance preservers D Coppersmith, M Elkin SIAM Journal on Discrete Mathematics 20 (2), 463-501, 2006 | 113 | 2006 |

Sparse distance preservers and additive spanners B Bollobás, D Coppersmith, M Elkin SIAM Journal on Discrete Mathematics 19 (4), 1029-1055, 2005 | 102 | 2005 |

-Spanner Constructions for General Graphs M Elkin, D Peleg SIAM Journal on Computing 33 (3), 608-631, 2004 | 91* | 2004 |

Combinatorial logarithmic approximation algorithm for directed telephone broadcast problem M Elkin, G Kortsarz Proceedings of the thiry-fourth annual ACM symposium on Theory of computing …, 2002 | 91 | 2002 |

Computing almost shortest paths M Elkin Proceedings of the twentieth annual ACM symposium on Principles of …, 2001 | 90 | 2001 |

Distributed exact shortest paths in sublinear time M Elkin Journal of the ACM (JACM) 67 (3), 1-36, 2020 | 82 | 2020 |

Sublogarithmic approximation for telephone multicast: path out of jungle. M Elkin, G Kortsarz SODA 3, 76-85, 2003 | 76 | 2003 |

Hopsets with constant hopbound, and applications to approximate shortest paths M Elkin, O Neiman SIAM Journal on Computing 48 (4), 1436-1480, 2019 | 74 | 2019 |

Distributed approximation: a survey M Elkin ACM SIGACT News 35 (4), 40-57, 2004 | 73 | 2004 |