Partitioning a graph into a cycle and an anticycle, a proof of Lehel's conjecture S Bessy, S Thomassé Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series B 100 (2), 176-180, 2010 | 71 | 2010 |

Kernels for feedback arc set in tournaments S Bessy, FV Fomin, S Gaspers, C Paul, A Perez, S Saurabh, S Thomassé Journal of Computer and System Sciences 77 (6), 1071-1078, 2011 | 63 | 2011 |

Bounds on the burning number S Bessy, A Bonato, J Janssen, D Rautenbach, E Roshanbin Discrete Applied Mathematics 235, 16-22, 2018 | 32* | 2018 |

Burning a graph is hard S Bessy, A Bonato, J Janssen, D Rautenbach, E Roshanbin Discrete Applied Mathematics 232, 73-87, 2017 | 31 | 2017 |

Two proofs of the Bermond–Thomassen conjecture for tournaments with bounded minimum in-degree S Bessy, N Lichiardopol, JS Sereni Discrete Mathematics 310 (3), 557-560, 2010 | 23 | 2010 |

Disjoint 3‐Cycles in Tournaments: A Proof of The Bermond–Thomassen Conjecture for Tournaments J Bang‐Jensen, S Bessy, S Thomassé Journal of Graph Theory 75 (3), 284-302, 2014 | 22 | 2014 |

Spanning a strong digraph by *α* circuits: A proof of Gallai’s conjectureS Bessy, S Thomassé Combinatorica 27 (6), 659-667, 2007 | 20 | 2007 |

Polynomial kernels for 3-leaf power graph modification problems S Bessy, C Paul, A Perez Discrete Applied Mathematics 158 (16), 1732-1744, 2010 | 17 | 2010 |

Polynomial kernels for proper interval completion and related problems S Bessy, A Perez Information and Computation 231, 89-108, 2013 | 14 | 2013 |

Arc‐chromatic number of digraphs in which every vertex has bounded outdegree or bounded indegree S Bessy, F Havet, E Birmelé Journal of Graph Theory 53 (4), 315-332, 2006 | 12 | 2006 |

Every strong digraph has a spanning strong subgraph with at most n+ 2α− 2 arcs S Bessy, S Thomassé Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series B 87 (2), 289-299, 2003 | 12 | 2003 |

Bounds on the exponential domination number S Bessy, P Ochem, D Rautenbach Discrete Mathematics 340 (3), 494-503, 2017 | 11 | 2017 |

Relating broadcast independence and independence S Bessy, D Rautenbach Discrete Mathematics 342 (12), 111589, 2019 | 10 | 2019 |

Exponential domination in subcubic graphs S Bessy, P Ochem, D Rautenbach arXiv preprint arXiv:1511.01398, 2015 | 10 | 2015 |

On independent set on B1-EPG graphs M Bougeret, S Bessy, D Gonçalves, C Paul International Workshop on Approximation and Online Algorithms, 158-169, 2015 | 10 | 2015 |

Polynomial kernels for proper interval completion and related problems S Bessy, A Perez International Symposium on Fundamentals of Computation Theory, 229-239, 2011 | 10 | 2011 |

Enumerating the edge-colourings and total colourings of a regular graph S Bessy, F Havet Journal of Combinatorial Optimization 25 (4), 523-535, 2013 | 9 | 2013 |

Three min-max theorems concerning cyclic orders of strong digraphs S Bessy, S Thomassé International Conference on Integer Programming and Combinatorial …, 2004 | 9 | 2004 |

Dynamic monopolies for interval graphs with bounded thresholds S Bessy, S Ehard, LD Penso, D Rautenbach Discrete Applied Mathematics 260, 256-261, 2019 | 8 | 2019 |

Girth, minimum degree, independence, and broadcast independence S Bessy, D Rautenbach arXiv preprint arXiv:1809.09565, 2018 | 8 | 2018 |