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Author(s): Jie Zhang and Remus OsanIn contrast to other large-scale network models for propagation of electrical activity in neural tissue that have no analytical solutions for their dynamics, we show … - Learning may need only a few bits of synaptic precision

Author(s): Carlo Baldassi, Federica Gerace, Carlo Lucibello, Luca Saglietti, and Riccardo ZecchinaLearning in neural networks poses peculiar challenges when using discretized rather then continuous sy … - Game story space of professional sports: Australian rules football

Author(s): Dilan Patrick Kiley, Andrew J. Reagan, Lewis Mitchell, Christopher M. Danforth, and Peter Sheridan DoddsSports are spontaneous generators of stories. Through skill and chance, the script of … - Efficient and accurate methods for solving the time-dependent spin-1 Gross-Pitaevskii equation

Author(s): L. M. Symes, R. I. McLachlan, and P. B. BlakieWe develop a numerical method for solving the spin-1 Gross-Pitaevskii equation. The basis of our work is a two-way splitting of the spin-1 evol … - Ab initio optimization principle for the ground states of translationally invariant strongly correlated quantum lattice models

Author(s): Shi-Ju RanIn this work, a simple and fundamental numeric scheme dubbed as ab initio optimization principle (AOP) is proposed for the ground states of translational invariant strongly correl … - Exponential energy growth due to slow parameter oscillations in quantum mechanical systems

Author(s): Dmitry TuraevIt is shown that a periodic emergence and destruction of an additional quantum number leads to an exponential growth of energy of a quantum mechanical system subjected to a slo … - Statistics of a leaky integrate-and-fire model of neurons driven by dichotomous noise

Author(s): Romi Mankin and Neeme LumiThe behavior of a stochastic leaky integrate-and-fire model of neurons is considered. The effect of temporally correlated random neuronal input is modeled as a col … - Number of trials required to estimate a free-energy difference, using fluctuation relations

Author(s): Nicole Yunger Halpern and Christopher JarzynskiThe difference ΔF between free energies has applications in biology, chemistry, and pharmacology. The value of ΔF can be estimated from experi … - Universal bounds on current fluctuations

Author(s): Patrick Pietzonka, Andre C. Barato, and Udo SeifertFor current fluctuations in nonequilibrium steady states of Markovian processes, we derive four different universal bounds valid beyond th … - Revealing nonergodic dynamics in living cells from a single particle trajectory

Author(s): Yann Lanoiselée and Denis S. GrebenkovWe propose the improved ergodicity and mixing estimators to identify nonergodic dynamics from a single particle trajectory. The estimators are based on … - Saturation of number variance in embedded random-matrix ensembles

Author(s): Ravi Prakash and Akhilesh PandeyWe study fluctuation properties of embedded random matrix ensembles of noninteracting particles. For ensemble of two noninteracting particle systems, we find … - Bifurcation and scaling at the aging transition boundary in globally coupled excitable and oscillatory units

Author(s): Hiroaki Daido and Kazuho NishioFollowing a previous paper [Phys. Rev. E 88, 052907 (2013)], we study in detail the mechanism of aging transition in globally and diffusively coupled excitabl … - Defocusing complex short-pulse equation and its multi-dark-soliton solution

Author(s): Bao-Feng Feng, Liming Ling, and Zuonong ZhuIn this paper, we propose a complex short-pulse equation of both focusing and defocusing types, which governs the propagation of ultrashort pulses … - Approximate formula and bounds for the time-varying susceptible-infected-susceptible prevalence in networks

Author(s): P. Van MieghemBased on a recent exact differential equation, the time dependence of the SIS prevalence, the average fraction of infected nodes, in any graph is first studied and then upper … - Droplets pinned at chemically inhomogenous substrates: A simulation study of the two-dimensional Ising case

Author(s): Marta L. Trobo, Ezequiel V. Albano, and Kurt BinderAs a simplified model of a liquid nanostripe adsorbed on a chemically structured substrate surface, a two-dimensional Ising system with tw … - Kinetic Boltzmann approach adapted for modeling highly ionized matter created by x-ray irradiation of a solid

Author(s): Beata Ziaja, Vikrant Saxena, Sang-Kil Son, Nikita Medvedev, Benjamin Barbrel, Bianca Woloncewicz, and Michal StranskyWe report on the kinetic Boltzmann approach adapted for simulations of h … - Statistical mechanical analysis of linear programming relaxation for combinatorial optimization problems

Author(s): Satoshi Takabe and Koji HukushimaTypical behavior of the linear programming (LP) problem is studied as a relaxation of the minimum vertex cover (min-VC), a type of integer programming (IP) … - Distribution of joint local and total size and of extension for avalanches in the Brownian force model

Author(s): Mathieu Delorme, Pierre Le Doussal, and Kay Jörg WieseThe Brownian force model is a mean-field model for local velocities during avalanches in elastic interfaces of internal space dimension … - Scattering of waves by impurities in precompressed granular chains

Author(s): Alejandro J. Martínez, Hiromi Yasuda, Eunho Kim, P. G. Kevrekidis, Mason A. Porter, and Jinkyu YangWe study scattering of waves by impurities in strongly precompressed granular chains. We e … - Self-attracting walk on heterogeneous networks

Author(s): Kanghun Kim, Jaegu Kyoung, and D.-S. LeeUnderstanding human mobility in cyberspace becomes increasingly important in this information era. While human mobility, memory-dependent and subdiff … - Analysis of the high-dimensional naming game with committed minorities

Author(s): William Pickering, Boleslaw K. Szymanski, and Chjan LimThe naming game has become an archetype for linguistic evolution and mathematical social behavioral analysis. In the model presented h … - Bispectral pairwise interacting source analysis for identifying systems of cross-frequency interacting brain sources from electroencephalographic or magnetoencephalographic signals

Author(s): Federico Chella, Vittorio Pizzella, Filippo Zappasodi, Guido Nolte, and Laura MarzettiBrain cognitive functions arise through the coordinated activity of several brain regions, which actual … - Critical Stokes number for the capture of inertial particles by recirculation cells in two-dimensional quasisteady flows

Author(s): Romuald Verjus and Jean-Régis AngilellaInertial particles are often observed to be trapped, temporarily or permanently, by recirculation cells which are ubiquitous in natural or industrial … - Control of transmission of right circularly polarized laser light in overdense plasma by applied magnetic field pulses

Author(s): Guangjin Ma (马光金), Wei Yu (余玮), M. Y. Yu (郁明阳), Shixia Luan (栾仕霞), and Dong Wu (吴栋)The effect of a transient magnetic field on right-hand circularly polarized (RHCP) laser light propagation … - Molecular insights into the boundary conditions in the Stokes-Einstein relation

Author(s): Yoshiki Ishii and Norikazu OhtoriIn order to mimic the Brownian particle in liquid, molecular dynamics calculations of dilute solutions of spherical fullerene molecules with various sizes i … - Presence of quantum correlations results in a nonvanishing ergotropic gap

Author(s): Amit Mukherjee, Arup Roy, Some Sankar Bhattacharya, and Manik BanikThe paradigm of extracting work from an isolated quantum system through a cyclic Hamiltonian process is a topic of immense … - Spectral mapping of heat transfer mechanisms at liquid-solid interfaces

Author(s): K. Sääskilahti, J. Oksanen, J. Tulkki, and S. VolzThermal transport through liquid-solid interfaces plays an important role in many chemical and biological processes, and better understandi … - Soliton synchronization in the focusing nonlinear Schrödinger equation

Author(s): Yu-Hao SunThe focusing nonlinear Schrödinger equation (NLSE) describes propagation of quasimonochromatic waves in weakly nonlinear media. The aim of this study is to determine conditions of … - Chimera states in purely local delay-coupled oscillators

Author(s): Bidesh K. Bera and Dibakar GhoshWe study the existence of chimera states in a network of locally coupled chaotic and limit-cycle oscillators. The necessary condition for chimera state in pu … - Rényi entropy, abundance distribution, and the equivalence of ensembles

Author(s): Thierry Mora and Aleksandra M. WalczakDistributions of abundances or frequencies play an important role in many fields of science, from biology to sociology, as does the Rényi entropy, whic … - Enhancement and suppression effects of a nanopatterned surface on bacterial adhesion

Author(s): Xinlei Li and Tongsheng ChenWe present a quantitative thermodynamic model to elucidate the effects of a nanopatterned surface on bacterial adhesion. Based on the established model, we studi … - Investigation of interphase effects in silica-polystyrene nanocomposites based on a hybrid molecular-dynamics–finite-element simulation framework

Author(s): Sebastian Pfaller, Gunnar Possart, Paul Steinmann, Mohammad Rahimi, Florian Müller-Plathe, and Michael C. BöhmA recently developed hybrid method is employed to study the mechanical behavior … - Charged particle dynamics in turbulent current sheets

Author(s): A. V. Artemyev, D. L. Vainchtein, A. I. Neishtadt, and L. M. ZelenyiWe study dynamics of charged particle in current sheets with magnetic fluctuations. We use the adiabatic theory to descri … - Transport coefficients of a relativistic plasma

Author(s): O. J. Pike and S. J. RoseIn this work, a self-consistent transport theory for a relativistic plasma is developed. Using the notation of Braginskii [S. I. Braginskii, in Reviews of Plasma Ph ... - Contact angle adjustment in equation-of-state-based pseudopotential model

Author(s): Anjie Hu, Longjian Li, Rizwan Uddin, and Dong LiuThe single component pseudopotential lattice Boltzmann model has been widely applied in multiphase simulation due to its simplicity and stab ... - Dynamical mechanisms leading to equilibration in two-component gases

Author(s): Stephan De Bièvre, Carlos Mejía-Monasterio, and Paul E. ParrisDemonstrating how microscopic dynamics cause large systems to approach thermal equilibrium remains an elusive, longstanding, an … - Diffusion of a nanowire rod through an obstacle field

Author(s): Dror Kasimov, Tamir Admon, and Yael RoichmanWe report the experimental realization of a rod diffusing in a two-dimensional obstacle field following the single rod dynamics. We use a silver … - Momentum and heat transport scalings in laminar vertical convection

Author(s): Olga ShishkinaWe derive the dependence of the Reynolds number Re and the Nusselt number Nu on the Rayleigh number Ra and the Prandtl number Pr in laminar vertical convection (VC), where a f … - Separation of coexisting dynamical regimes in multistate intermittency based on wavelet spectrum energies in an erbium-doped fiber laser

Author(s): Alexander E. Hramov, Alexey A. Koronovskii, Olga I. Moskalenko, Maksim O. Zhuravlev, Rider Jaimes-Reategui, and Alexander N. PisarchikWe propose a method for the detection and localization … - Freezing, accelerating, and slowing directed currents in real time with superimposed driven lattices

Author(s): Aritra K. Mukhopadhyay, Benno Liebchen, Thomas Wulf, and Peter SchmelcherWe provide a generic scheme offering real-time control of directed particle transport using superimposed driven latt … - Thermodynamics aspects of noise-induced phase synchronization

Author(s): Pedro D. Pinto, Fernando A. Oliveira, and André L. A. PennaIn this article, we present an approach for the thermodynamics of phase oscillators induced by an internal multiplicative noise. W … - Noise-induced standing waves in oscillatory systems with time-delayed feedback

Author(s): Michael Stich and Amit K. ChattopadhyayIn oscillatory reaction-diffusion systems, time-delay feedback can lead to the instability of uniform oscillations with respect to formation of standi … - Collective decision making with a mix of majority and minority seekers

Author(s): Petter Holme and Hang-Hyun JoWe study a model of a population making a binary decision based on information spreading within the population, which is fully connected or covering a square gr … - How complexity emerges in urban systems: Theory of urban morphology

Author(s): Segun Goh, M. Y. Choi, Keumsook Lee, and Kyung-min KimHuman beings develop the land and transform land use patterns, constructing artificial structures. Among them, the city is a representa … - Effects of long-range interactions on curvature energies of viral shells

Author(s): Hamid R. Shojaei, Anže Lošdorfer Božič, Murugappan Muthukumar, and Rudolf PodgornikWe formulate a theory of the effects of long-range interactions on the surface tension and spontaneous cur … - Entropic effects in a nonequilibrium system: Flocks of birds

Author(s): Michele Castellana, William Bialek, Andrea Cavagna, and Irene GiardinaWhen European starlings come together to form a flock, the distribution of their individual velocities narrows around t … - Assembly of open clusters of colloidal dumbbells via droplet evaporation

Author(s): Hai Pham Van, Andrea Fortini, and Matthias SchmidtWe investigate the behavior of a mixture of asymmetric colloidal dumbbells and emulsion droplets by means of kinetic Monte Carlo simulation … - Critical scaling of Bagnold rheology at the jamming transition of frictionless two-dimensional disks

Author(s): Daniel Vågberg, Peter Olsson, and S. TeitelWe carry out constant volume simulations of steady-state shear-driven rheology in a simple model of bidisperse soft-core frictionless disks in two … - Electrohydrodynamics of a viscous drop with inertia

Author(s): H. Nganguia, Y.-N. Young, A. T. Layton, M.-C. Lai, and W.-F. HuMost of the existing numerical and theoretical investigations on the electrohydrodynamics of a viscous drop have focused on th … - Spectral kinetic energy transfer in turbulent premixed reacting flows

Author(s): C. A. Z. Towery, A. Y. Poludnenko, J. Urzay, J. O'Brien, M. Ihme, and P. E. HamlingtonSpectral kinetic energy transfer by advective processes in turbulent premixed reacting flows is ex … - Model of high-order harmonic generation from laser interaction with a plasma grating

Author(s): S. J. Zhang, H. B. Zhuo, D. B. Zou, L. F. Gan, H. Y. Zhou, X. Z. Li, M. Y. Yu, and W. YuHarmonic generation from linearly polarized high-intensity short-pulse laser normally impacting a sol … - Catalytic conversion reactions in nanoporous systems with concentration-dependent selectivity: Statistical mechanical modeling

Author(s): Andrés García, Jing Wang, Theresa L. Windus, Aaron D. Sadow, and James W. EvansStatistical mechanical modeling is developed to describe a catalytic conversion reaction A→B^{c} or B^{t} with … - Persistent homology analysis of phase transitions

Author(s): Irene Donato, Matteo Gori, Marco Pettini, Giovanni Petri, Sarah De Nigris, Roberto Franzosi, and Francesco VaccarinoPersistent homology analysis, a recently developed computational method i … - Free-molecule heat transfer in a conservative force field between parallel surfaces

Author(s): Steffen HardtThe heat flux between parallel surfaces is computed analytically assuming that heat is transferred by particles moving ballistically under the influence of a conservative force … - Symplectic geometry spectrum regression for prediction of noisy time series

Author(s): Hong-Bo Xie, Socrates Dokos, Bellie Sivakumar, and Kerrie MengersenWe present the symplectic geometry spectrum regression (SGSR) technique as well as a regularized method based on SGSR for … - Percolation mechanism drives actin gels to the critically connected state

Author(s): Chiu Fan Lee and Gunnar PruessnerThis paper aims to provide a theoretical framework for the recent experimental observation that actomyosin networks exhibit a scale-free, power-law structur … - Liquid relaxation: A new Parodi-like relation for nematic liquid crystals

Author(s): Paolo Biscari, Antonio DiCarlo, and Stefano S. TurziWe put forward a hydrodynamic theory of nematic liquid crystals that includes both anisotropic elasticity and dynamic relaxation. Liquid … - Analysis of free-surface flows through energy considerations: Single-phase versus two-phase modeling

Author(s): Salvatore Marrone, Andrea Colagrossi, Andrea Di Mascio, and David Le TouzéThe study of energetic free-surface flows is challenging because of the large range of interface scales involved du … - Faraday wave lattice as an elastic metamaterial

Author(s): L. Domino, M. Tarpin, S. Patinet, and A. EddiMetamaterials enable the emergence of novel physical properties due to the existence of an underlying subwavelength structure. Here, we use the … - Steady flow dynamics during granular impact

Author(s): Abram H. Clark, Lou Kondic, and Robert P. BehringerWe study experimentally and computationally the dynamics of granular flow during impacts where intruders strike a collection of disks from … - Breakdown of the reaction-diffusion master equation with nonelementary rates

Author(s): Stephen Smith and Ramon GrimaThe chemical master equation (CME) is the exact mathematical formulation of chemical reactions occurring in a dilute and well-mixed volume. The reaction-diffusi … - Nonequilibrium current-carrying steady states in the anisotropic XY spin chain

Author(s): Jarrett L. LancasterOut-of-equilibrium behavior is explored in the one-dimensional anisotropic XY model. Initially preparing the system in the isotropic XX model with a linearly varying mag … - Matrix formulation and singular-value decomposition algorithm for structured varimax rotation in multivariate singular spectrum analysis

Author(s): Leonardo L. Portes and Luis A. AguirreGroth and Ghil [Phys. Rev. E 84, 036206 (2011)] developed a modified varimax rotation aimed at enhancing the ability of the multivariate singular spect … - Mechanisms of information decoding in a cascade system of gene expression

Author(s): Haohua Wang, Zhanjiang Yuan, Peijiang Liu, and Tianshou ZhouBiotechnology advances have allowed investigation of heterogeneity of cellular responses to stimuli on the single-cell level. Fun … - Theory of morphological transformation of viral capsid shell during the maturation process in the HK97 bacteriophage and similar viruses

Author(s): O. V. Konevtsova, V. L. Lorman, and S. B. RochalWe consider the symmetry and physical origin of collective displacement modes playing a crucial role in the morphological transformation duri … - Charge-transfer optical absorption mechanism of DNA:Ag-nanocluster complexes

Author(s): R. Longuinhos, A. D. Lúcio, H. Chacham, and S. S. AlexandreOptical properties of DNA:Ag-nanoclusters complexes have been successfully applied experimentally in Chemistry, Physics, and Biolo … - Introduction of effective dielectric constant to the Poisson-Nernst-Planck model

Author(s): Atsushi SawadaThe Poisson-Nernst-Planck (PNP) model has been widely used for analyzing impedance or dielectric spectra observed for dilute electrolytic cells. In the analysis, the behavior … - Generalized conservation law for main-chain polymer nematics

Author(s): Daniel Svenšek and Rudolf PodgornikWe explore the implications of the conservation law(s) and the corresponding so-called continuity equation(s), resulting from the coupling between the pos … - Scale-to-scale energy transfer in mixing flow induced by the Richtmyer-Meshkov instability

Author(s): Han Liu and Zuoli XiaoThe Richtmyer-Meshkov instability (RMI) mixing flow induced by a planar shock wave of Mach 1.6 is investigated using direct numerical simulation method. Interfacial pe … - Nonlinear oscillations of coalescing magnetic flux ropes

Author(s): Dmitrii Y. Kolotkov, Valery M. Nakariakov, and George RowlandsAn analytical model of highly nonlinear oscillations occurring during a coalescence of two magnetic flux ropes, based upon two- … - Nonconvergence of the Wang-Landau algorithms with multiple random walkers

Author(s): R. E. Belardinelli and V. D. PereyraThis paper discusses some convergence properties in the entropic sampling Monte Carlo methods with multiple random walkers, particularly in the Wang-Land … - Surface enrichment driven by polymer topology

Author(s): Giuseppe Pellicane, Mireille Megnidio-Tchoukouegno, Genene T. Mola, and Mesfin TsigeWe report a molecular dynamics simulation study of free-standing films of a blend of linear and cyclic po … - Critical dynamics of a nonlocal model and critical behavior of perovskite manganites

Author(s): Rohit Singh, Kishore Dutta, and Malay K. NandyWe investigate the nonconserved critical dynamics of a nonlocal model Hamiltonian incorporating screened long-range interactions in the quartic … - Tuning the presence of dynamical phase transitions in a generalized XY spin chain

Author(s): Uma Divakaran, Shraddha Sharma, and Amit DuttaWe study an integrable spin chain with three spin interactions and the staggered field (λ) while the latter is quenched either slowly [in a lin ... - Detailed balance, nonequilibrium states, and dissipation in symbolic sequences

Author(s): G. Nicolis and C. NicolisSymbolic sequences arising from the coarse graining of deterministic dynamical systems continuous in phase space are considered. The extent to which signatures of t ... - Nonequilibrium and nonlinear defect states in microcavity-polariton condensates

Author(s): Ting-Wei Chen, Shih-Da Jheng, Wen-Feng Hsieh, and Szu-Cheng ChengThe nonequilibrium and nonlinear defect modes (NNDMs), localized by a defect in a nonequilibrium microcavity-polariton conde ... - Exposing local symmetries in distorted driven lattices via time-averaged invariants

Author(s): T. Wulf, C. V. Morfonios, F. K. Diakonos, and P. SchmelcherTime-averaged two-point currents are derived and shown to be spatially invariant within domains of local translation or inversion ... - Elasticity of a semiflexible filament with a discontinuous tension due to a cross-link or a molecular motor

Author(s): Mohammadhosein Razbin, Panayotis Benetatos, and Annette ZippeliusWe analyze the stretching elasticity of a wormlike chain with a tension discontinuity resulting from a Hookean spring connec ... - Influence of concentration polarization on DNA translocation through a nanopore

Author(s): Shengjie Zhai and Hui ZhaoConcentration polarization can be induced by the unique ion-perm selectivity of small nanopores, leading to a salt concentration gradient across nanopores. This co ... - Tangled nature model of evolutionary dynamics reconsidered: Structural and dynamical effects of trait inheritance

Author(s): Christian Walther Andersen and Paolo SibaniBased on the stochastic dynamics of interacting agents which reproduce, mutate, and die, the tangled nature model (TNM) describes key emergent fea ... - Nonlinear effect of elastic vortexlike motion on the dynamic stress state of solids

Author(s): Evgeny V. Shilko, Yurii V. Grinyaev, Mikhail V. Popov, Valentin L. Popov, and Sergey G. PsakhieWe present a theoretical analysis of the dynamic stress-strain state of regions in a solid bod ... - Analytical scalings of the linear Richtmyer-Meshkov instability when a shock is reflected

Author(s): F. Cobos Campos and J. G. WouchukWhen a planar shock hits a corrugated contact surface between two fluids, hydrodynamic perturbations are generated in both fluids that result in asymptotic ... - Exact extreme-value statistics at mixed-order transitions

Author(s): Amir Bar, Satya N. Majumdar, Grégory Schehr, and David MukamelWe study extreme-value statistics for spatially extended models exhibiting mixed-order phase transitions (MOT). These are phase ... - Scaling, cumulant ratios, and height distribution of ballistic deposition in 3+1 and 4+1 dimensions

Author(s): Sidiney G. Alves and Silvio C. FerreiraWe investigate the origin of the scaling corrections in ballistic deposition models in high dimensions using the method proposed by Alves et al. [Phys ... - Experimental verification of theoretical equations for acoustic radiation force on compressible spherical particles in traveling waves

Author(s): Kennita A. Johnson, Hannah R. Vormohr, Alexander A. Doinikov, Ayache Bouakaz, C. Wyatt Shields, IV, Gabriel P. López, and Paul A. DaytonAcoustophoresis uses acoustic radiation force to remo ... - River bedform inception by flow unsteadiness: A modal and nonmodal analysis

Author(s): Alice Caruso, Riccardo Vesipa, Carlo Camporeale, Luca Ridolfi, and Peter J. SchmidRiver bedforms arise as a result of morphological instabilities of the stream-sediment interface. Dunes and ... - Kinetic Monte Carlo investigation of tetragonal strain on Onsager matrices

Author(s): Zebo Li and Dallas R. TrinkleWe use three different methods to compute the derivatives of Onsager matrices with respect to strain for vacancy-mediated multicomponent diffusion from kinetic ... - Large compact clusters and fast dynamics in coupled nonequilibrium systems

Author(s): Shauri Chakraborty, Sukla Pal, Sakuntala Chatterjee, and Mustansir BarmaWe demonstrate particle clustering on macroscopic scales in a coupled nonequilibrium system where two species of part ... - Light-matter interaction induces a shadow vortex

Author(s): R. Barboza, U. Bortolozzo, M. G. Clerc, J. D. Davila, M. Kowalczyk, S. Residori, and E. Vidal-HenriquezBy sending a light beam on a homeotropic nematic liquid-crystal cell subjected to a vo ... - Photofocusing: Light and flow of phototactic microswimmer suspension

Author(s): Matthieu Martin, Alexandre Barzyk, Eric Bertin, Philippe Peyla, and Salima RafaiWe explore in this paper the phenomenon of photofocusing: a coupling between flow vorticity and biased swimmi ... - Linear response approximation in effective field theory for the calculation of elastically mediated interactions in one dimension

Author(s): Goce Koleski and Jean-Baptiste FournierThe linear response approximation, used within effective field theory to calculate mediated interactions between inclusions, is studied for an exactly ... - Attractor nonequilibrium stationary states in perturbed long-range interacting systems

Author(s): Michael Joyce, Jules Morand, and Pascal ViotIsolated long-range interacting particle systems appear generically to relax to nonequilibrium states (“quasistationary states” or QSSs) which ar ... - Instability and reorientation of block copolymer microstructure by imposed electric fields

Author(s): Saulo Orizaga and Karl GlasnerThe influence of electric fields on lamellar block copolymer microstructure is studied in the context of a density functional model and its sharp interface lim ... - Heterogeneous diffusion, viscosity, and the Stokes-Einstein relation in binary liquids

Author(s): H. R. Schober and H. L. PengWe investigate the origin of the breakdown of the Stokes-Einstein relation (SER) between diffusivity and viscosity in undercooled melts. A binary Lennard-Jones s ... - Nonequilibrium thermodynamics of an interface

Author(s): Marco Schweizer, Hans Christian Öttinger, and Thierry SavinInterfacial thermodynamics has deep ramifications in understanding the boundary conditions of transport theories. We present a for ... - Line tension and morphology of a sessile droplet on a spherical substrate

Author(s): Masao IwamatsuThe effects of line tension on the morphology of a sessile droplet placed on top of a convex spherical substrate are studied. The morphology of the droplet is determined from ... - Micromechanics of nonlinear plastic modes

Author(s): Edan LernerThis paper presents an atomistic theory of the onset and scaling of nonlinear plastic modes arising from the deformation of elastic solids. The author shows that, in spite of som ... - Fast algorithm for scaling analysis with higher-order detrending moving average method

Author(s): Yutaka Tsujimoto, Yuki Miki, Satoshi Shimatani, and Ken KiyonoAmong scaling analysis methods based on the root-mean-square deviation from the estimated trend, it has been demonstrated that ...