Scaling of Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluid dynamics without inertia for quantitative modelling of rock flow due to gravity (including the concept of rheological similarity) R Weijermars, H Schmeling Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors 43 (4), 316-330, 1986 | 331 | 1986 |

A benchmark comparison for mantle convection codes B Blankenbach, F Busse, U Christensen, L Cserepes, D Gunkel, ... Geophysical Journal International 98 (1), 23-38, 1989 | 282 | 1989 |

Delamination and detachment of a lithospheric root B Schott, H Schmeling Tectonophysics 296 (3-4), 225-247, 1998 | 259 | 1998 |

A benchmark comparison of spontaneous subduction models—Towards a free surface H Schmeling, AY Babeyko, A Enns, C Faccenna, F Funiciello, T Gerya, ... Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors 171 (1-4), 198-223, 2008 | 258 | 2008 |

Numerical models on the influence of partial melt on elastic, anelastic and electric properties of rocks. Part I: elasticity and anelasticity H Schmeling Physics of the earth and planetary interiors 41 (1), 34-57, 1985 | 225 | 1985 |

A comparison of methods for the modeling of thermochemical convection PE Van Keken, SD King, H Schmeling, UR Christensen, D Neumeister, ... Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 102 (B10), 22477-22495, 1997 | 220 | 1997 |

Shear modulus and Q of forsterite and dunite near partial melting from forced-oscillation experiments H Berckhemer, W Kampfmann, E Aulbach, H Schmeling Physics of the earth and planetary interiors 29 (1), 30-41, 1982 | 166 | 1982 |

Numerical modelling of melting processes and induced diapirism in the lower crust D Bittner, H Schmeling Geophysical Journal International 123 (1), 59-70, 1995 | 164 | 1995 |

A comparison of numerical surface topography calculations in geodynamic modelling: an evaluation of the ‘sticky air’method F Crameri, H Schmeling, GJ Golabek, T Duretz, R Orendt, SJH Buiter, ... Geophysical Journal International 189 (1), 38-54, 2012 | 159 | 2012 |

Large-scale lithospheric stress field and topography induced by global mantle circulation B Steinberger, H Schmeling, G Marquart Earth and Planetary Science Letters 186 (1), 75-91, 2001 | 135 | 2001 |

Numerical models on the influence of partial melt on elastic, anelastic and electrical properties of rocks. Part II: electrical conductivity H Schmeling Physics of the earth and planetary interiors 43 (2), 123-136, 1986 | 122 | 1986 |

Finite deformation in and around a fluid sphere moving through a viscous medium: implications for diapiric ascent H Schmeling, AR Cruden, G Marquart Tectonophysics 149 (1-2), 17-34, 1988 | 116 | 1988 |

The dynamics of subduction and trench migration for viscosity stratification A Enns, TW Becker, H Schmeling Geophysical Journal International 160 (2), 761-775, 2005 | 113 | 2005 |

Polydiapirs: multiwavelength gravity structures RF Weinberg, H Schmeling Journal of Structural Geology 14 (4), 425-436, 1992 | 105 | 1992 |

The influence of olivine metastability on the dynamics of subduction H Schmeling, R Monz, DC Rubie Earth and Planetary Science Letters 165 (1), 55-66, 1999 | 102 | 1999 |

On the relation between initial conditions and late stages of Rayleigh-Taylor instabilities H Schmeling Tectonophysics 133 (1-2), 65-80, 1987 | 87 | 1987 |

Partial melting and melt segregation in a convecting mantle H Schmeling Physics and Chemistry of Partially Molten Rocks, 141-178, 2000 | 85 | 2000 |

Electrical conductivity and partial melting of mafic rocks under pressure J Maumus, N Bagdassarov, H Schmeling Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 69 (19), 4703-4718, 2005 | 73 | 2005 |

The influence of olivine metastability on deep subduction of oceanic lithosphere M Tetzlaff, H Schmeling Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors 120 (1-2), 29-38, 2000 | 73 | 2000 |

On modeling the lithosphere in mantle convection with non-linear rheology H Schmeling Journal of Geophysics 50, 89-100, 1981 | 65 | 1981 |