The role of constraints within generalized nonextensive statistics C Tsallis, RS Mendes, AR Plastino Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 261 (3-4), 534-554, 1998 | 1469 | 1998 |

Statistical mechanics based on Renyi entropy EK Lenzi, RS Mendes, LR Da Silva Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 280 (3-4), 337-345, 2000 | 130 | 2000 |

Is re-association in folded proteins a case of nonextensivity? C Tsallis, G Bemski, RS Mendes Physics Letters A 257 (1-2), 93-98, 1999 | 127 | 1999 |

Nonlinear equation for anomalous diffusion: unified power-law and stretched exponential exact solution LC Malacarne, RS Mendes, IT Pedron, EK Lenzi Physical Review E 63 (3), 030101, 2001 | 105 | 2001 |

A unified index to measure ecological diversity and species rarity RS Mendes, LR Evangelista, SM Thomaz, AA Agostinho, LC Gomes Ecography 31 (4), 450-456, 2008 | 96 | 2008 |

Quantum statistical mechanics for nonextensive systems: Prediction for possible experimental tests AK Rajagopal, RS Mendes, EK Lenzi Physical review letters 80 (18), 3907, 1998 | 94 | 1998 |

Gauge structure, anomalies, and mass generation in a three-dimensional Thirring model M Gomes, RS Mendes, RF Ribeiro, AJ da Silva Physical Review D 43 (10), 3516, 1991 | 92 | 1991 |

q-exponential, Weibull, and q-Weibull distributions: an empirical analysis S Picoli Jr, RS Mendes, LC Malacarne Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 324 (3-4), 678-688, 2003 | 79 | 2003 |

Distance to the scaling law: a useful approach for unveiling relationships between crime and urban metrics LGA Alves, HV Ribeiro, EK Lenzi, RS Mendes Plos one 8 (8), e69580, 2013 | 76 | 2013 |

Perturbation and variational methods in nonextensive Tsallis statistics EK Lenzi, LC Malacarne, RS Mendes Physical review letters 80 (2), 218, 1998 | 76 | 1998 |

Specific heat anomalies associated with Cantor-set energy spectra C Tsallis, LR da Silva, RS Mendes, RO Vallejos, AM Mariz Physical Review E 56 (5), R4922, 1997 | 70 | 1997 |

Regularities in football goal distributions LC Malacarne, RS Mendes Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and Its Applications 286 (1-2), 391-395, 2000 | 67 | 2000 |

Anomalous diffusion, nonlinear fractional Fokker–Planck equation and solutions EK Lenzi, LC Malacarne, RS Mendes, IT Pedron Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 319, 245-252, 2003 | 66 | 2003 |

Crossover in diffusion equation: Anomalous and normal behaviors EK Lenzi, RS Mendes, C Tsallis Physical Review E 67 (3), 031104, 2003 | 63 | 2003 |

Blackbody radiation in nonextensive Tsallis statistics: Exact solution EK Lenzi, RS Mendes Physics Letters A 250 (4-6), 270-274, 1998 | 61 | 1998 |

Complexity–entropy causality plane: A useful approach for distinguishing songs HV Ribeiro, L Zunino, RS Mendes, EK Lenzi Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications 391 (7), 2421-2428, 2012 | 58 | 2012 |

q-distributions in complex systems: A brief review S Picoli Jr, RS Mendes, LC Malacarne, RPB Santos Brazilian Journal of Physics 39 (2A), 468-474, 2009 | 57 | 2009 |

Time-resolved thermal mirror method: a theoretical study F Sato, LC Malacarne, PRB Pedreira, MP Belancon, RS Mendes, ... Journal of applied physics 104 (5), 053520, 2008 | 57 | 2008 |

Quantum statistical mechanics for nonextensive systems EK Lenzi, RS Mendes, AK Rajagopal Physical Review E 59 (2), 1398, 1999 | 56 | 1999 |

Nonlinear anomalous diffusion equation and fractal dimension: Exact generalized Gaussian solution IT Pedron, RS Mendes, LC Malacarne, EK Lenzi Physical Review E 65 (4), 041108, 2002 | 55 | 2002 |