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Author(s): Jeferson J. Arenzon, Antonio Coniglio, Annalisa Fierro, and Mauro SellittoWe show that the relaxation dynamics near a glass transition with continuous ergodicity breaking can be endowed wit … - Percolation and cooperation with mobile agents: Geometric and strategy clusters

Author(s): Mendeli H. Vainstein, Carolina Brito, and Jeferson J. ArenzonWe study the conditions for persistent cooperation in an off-lattice model of mobile agents playing the Prisoner's Dilemma … - Statistical evaluation of forecasts

Author(s): Malenka Mader, Wolfgang Mader, Bruce J. Gluckman, Jens Timmer, and Björn SchelterReliable forecasts of extreme but rare events, such as earthquakes, financial crashes, and epileptic seizure … - Double-maximum enhancement of signal-to-noise ratio gain via stochastic resonance and vibrational resonance

Author(s): Fabing Duan, François Chapeau-Blondeau, and Derek AbbottThis paper studies the signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) gain of a parallel array of nonlinear elements that transmits a common input compo … - Weiss mean-field approximation for multicomponent stochastic spatially extended systems

Author(s): Svetlana E. Kurushina, Valerii V. Maximov, and Yurii M. RomanovskiiWe develop a mean-field approach for multicomponent stochastic spatially extended systems and use it to obtain a multivari … - Nonlinear elasticity of microsphere heaps

Author(s): Carlos P. Ortiz, Karen E. Daniels, and Robert RiehnThermal fluctuations, geometric exclusion, and external driving all govern the mechanical response of dense particulate suspensions. Here, … - Generation of vector beams with liquid crystal disclination lines

Author(s): Miha Čančula, Miha Ravnik, and Slobodan ŽumerWe report that light beams, guided along liquid crystal defect lines, can be transformed into vector beams with various polarization profiles. U … - Zig-zag wall lattice in a nematic liquid crystal with an in-plane switching configuration

Author(s): I. Andrade-Silva, M. G. Clerc, and V. OdentLiquid crystals displays with tailoring electrodes exhibit complex spatiotemporal dynamics when a large voltage is applied. We report experimental … - Boolean networks with veto functions

Author(s): Haleh Ebadi and Konstantin KlemmBoolean networks are discrete dynamical systems for modeling regulation and signaling in living cells. We investigate a particular class of Boolean functions … - Full eigenvalues of the Markov matrix for scale-free polymer networks

Author(s): Zhongzhi Zhang, Xiaoye Guo, and Yuan LinMuch important information about the structural and dynamical properties of complex systems can be extracted from the eigenvalues and eigenvectors of … - Non-Hamiltonian features of a classical pilot-wave dynamics

Author(s): M. Labousse and S. PerrardA bouncing droplet on a vibrated bath can couple to the waves it generates, so that it becomes a propagative walker. Its propulsion at constant velocity means that … - Nondeterministic dynamics of a mechanical system

Author(s): Robert Szalai and Mike R. JeffreyA mechanical system is presented exhibiting a nondeterministic singularity, that is, a point in an otherwise deterministic system where forward time traject … - Stripe patterns: Role of initial state and boundary conditions

Author(s): Ashwani K. Tripathi and Deepak KumarThis paper presents results on stripe patterns by numerical solution of the Swift-Hohenberg equation. The focus is on the role of initial state and bound … - Unpinning of scroll waves under the influence of a thermal gradient

Author(s): Nirmali Prabha Das, Dhriti Mahanta, and Sumana DuttaThree-dimensional scroll waves of electrical activity are among the mechanisms believed to be responsible for the rapid, unsynchronized c … - Formation of crownlike and related nanostructures on thin supported gold films irradiated by single diffraction-limited nanosecond laser pulses

Author(s): Yu. N. Kulchin, O. B. Vitrik, A. A. Kuchmizhak, V. I. Emel'yanov, A. A. Ionin, S. I. Kudryashov, and S. V. MakarovA type of laser-induced surface relief nanostructure—the nanocrown—on … - Spontaneous reorientations of meta-atoms and electromagnetic spatial solitons in a liquid metacrystal

Author(s): Alexander A. Zharov, Alexander A. Zharov, Jr., and Nina A. ZharovaWe show that transverse electromagnetic waves propagating along an external static electric field in liquid metacrystal (LM … - Publisher's Note: Avalanches in compressed porous SiO2-based materials [Phys. Rev. E 90, 022405 (2014)]

Author(s): Guillaume F. Nataf, Pedro O. Castillo-Villa, Jordi Baró, Xavier Illa, Eduard Vives, Antoni Planes, and Ekhard K. H. Salje[Phys. Rev. E 90, 029904] Published Tue Aug 26, 2014 - Kinetically engendered subspinodal length scales in spontaneous dewetting of thin liquid films

Author(s): Tirumala Rao Kotni, Jayati Sarkar, and Rajesh KhannaNumerical simulations reveal emergence of subspinodal length scales in spontaneous dewetting of nonslipping unstable thin liquid films on … - Imaging critical fluctuations of pure fluids and binary mixtures

Author(s): John J. Hegseth, Ana Oprisan, Yves Garrabos, and Daniel BeysensWe use optical microscopy techniques to directly visualize the structures that emerge in binary mixtures and pure fluids near … - Loop-erased random walk on a percolation cluster is compatible with Schramm-Loewner evolution

Author(s): E. DaryaeiWe study the scaling limit of a planar loop-erased random walk (LERW) on the percolation cluster, with occupation probability p≥pc. We numerically demonstrate that the scaling lim … - Theory of diffusion of active particles that move at constant speed in two dimensions

Author(s): Francisco J. Sevilla and Luis A. Gómez NavaStarting from a Langevin description of active particles that move with constant speed in infinite two-dimensional space and its corresponding Fok … - Active Brownian particles: Entropy production and fluctuation response

Author(s): Debasish ChaudhuriWithin the Rayleigh-Helmholtz model of active Brownian particles, activity is due to a nonlinear velocity-dependent force. In the presence of external trapping potential o … - Activity-induced clustering in model dumbbell swimmers: The role of hydrodynamic interactions

Author(s): Akira Furukawa, Davide Marenduzzo, and Michael E. CatesUsing a fluid-particle dynamics approach, we numerically study the effects of hydrodynamic interactions on the collective dynamics of … - Defining the free-energy landscape of curvature-inducing proteins on membrane bilayers

Author(s): Richard W. Tourdot, N. Ramakrishnan, and Ravi RadhakrishnanCurvature-sensing and curvature-remodeling proteins, such as Amphiphysin, Epsin, and Exo70, are known to reshape cell membranes, a … - Heterogeneous mean field for neural networks with short-term plasticity

Author(s): Matteo di Volo, Raffaella Burioni, Mario Casartelli, Roberto Livi, and Alessandro VezzaniWe report about the main dynamical features of a model of leaky integrate-and-fire excitatory neuron … - Synchronization in time-varying networks

Author(s): Vivek Kohar, Peng Ji, Anshul Choudhary, Sudeshna Sinha, and Jüergen KurthsWe study the stability of the synchronized state in time-varying complex networks using the concept of basin stabil … - Temporal stability of network partitions

Author(s): Giovanni Petri and Paul ExpertWe present a method to find the best temporal partition at any time scale and rank the relevance of partitions found at different time scales. This method is b … - Stability of Boolean networks: The joint effects of topology and update rules

Author(s): Shane Squires, Andrew Pomerance, Michelle Girvan, and Edward OttWe study the stability of orbits in large Boolean networks. We treat the case in which the network has a given complex topolo … - Bifurcation study of phase oscillator systems with attractive and repulsive interaction

Author(s): Oleksandr Burylko, Yakov Kazanovich, and Roman BorisyukWe study a model of globally coupled phase oscillators that contains two groups of oscillators with positive (synchronizing) and negat … - Nonlinear waves in networks: Model reduction for the sine-Gordon equation

Author(s): Jean-Guy Caputo and Denys DutykhTo study how nonlinear waves propagate across Y- and T-type junctions, we consider the two-dimensional (2D) sine-Gordon equation as a model and examine the c … - Natural convection in a fluid layer periodically heated from above

Author(s): M. Z. Hossain and J. M. FloryanNatural convection in a horizontal layer subject to periodic heating from above has been studied. It is shown that the primary convection leads to the cooling … - Energy spectrum of buoyancy-driven turbulence

Author(s): Abhishek Kumar, Anando G. Chatterjee, and Mahendra K. VermaUsing high-resolution direct numerical simulation and arguments based on the kinetic energy flux Πu, we demonstrate that, for stab … - Invariants of nonlinearity in the phononic characteristics of granular chains

Author(s): R. Ganesh and S. GonellaIn this work, we analyze the phononic characteristics of wave motion in precompressed monoatomic and diatomic granular chains, with emphasis on the evolving spatial … - Directional asymmetry of the nonlinear wave phenomena in a three-dimensional granular phononic crystal under gravity

Author(s): A. Merkel, V. Tournat, and V. GusevWe report the experimental observation of the gravity-induced asymmetry for the nonlinear transformation of acoustic waves in a noncohesive granular phono … - Universality of fluctuations in the Kardar-Parisi-Zhang class in high dimensions and its upper critical dimension

Author(s): S. G. Alves, T. J. Oliveira, and S. C. FerreiraWe show that the theoretical machinery developed for the Kardar-Parisi-Zhang (KPZ) class in low dimensions is obeyed by the restricted solid-o … - Influence of particle size distribution on random close packing of spheres

Author(s): Kenneth W. Desmond and Eric R. WeeksThe densest amorphous packing of rigid particles is known as random close packing. It has long been appreciated that higher densities are achieved by usi … - Solid matrix partition by fracture networks

Author(s): R. Rosenzweig, V. V. Mourzenko, J.-F. Thovert, and P. M. AdlerThe geometrical properties of the matrix blocks formed by a random fracture network are investigated numerically, for a wide ra … - Robust design of polyrhythmic neural circuits

Author(s): Justus T. C. Schwabedal, Alexander B. Neiman, and Andrey L. ShilnikovNeural circuit motifs producing coexistent rhythmic patterns are treated as building blocks of multifunctional neuronal … - Feedback, receptor clustering, and receptor restriction to single cells yield large Turing spaces for ligand-receptor-based Turing models

Author(s): Tamás Kurics, Denis Menshykau, and Dagmar IberTuring mechanisms can yield a large variety of patterns from noisy, homogenous initial conditions and have been proposed as patterning mechanis … - Social imitation versus strategic choice, or consensus versus cooperation, in the networked Prisoner's Dilemma

Author(s): Daniele Vilone, José J. Ramasco, Angel Sánchez, and Maxi San MiguelThe interplay of social and strategic motivations in human interactions is a largely unexplored topic in collective social … - Numerical integration of the stochastic Landau-Lifshitz-Gilbert equation in generic time-discretization schemes

Author(s): Federico Romá, Leticia F. Cugliandolo, and Gustavo S. LozanoWe introduce a numerical method to integrate the stochastic Landau-Lifshitz-Gilbert equation in spherical coordinates for generic … - Dynamics of periodic mechanical structures containing bistable elastic elements: From elastic to solitary wave propagation

Author(s): Neel Nadkarni, Chiara Daraio, and Dennis M. KochmannWe investigate the nonlinear dynamics of a periodic chain of bistable elements consisting of masses connected by elastic springs whose co … - Deformation and breakup of viscoelastic droplets in confined shear flow

Author(s): A. Gupta and M. SbragagliaThe deformation and breakup of Newtonian and viscoelastic droplets are studied in confined shear flow. Our numerical approach is based on a combination of lattice- … - Nonequilibrium dynamics of a two-defect system under severe load

Author(s): Leonid S. MetlovIn the framework of a two-defect model, based on a variation of the Landau technique, the kinetics of structural defect generation in solids under severe external load is in … - Markov-chain approach to the distribution of ancestors in species of biparental reproduction

Author(s): M. Caruso and C. JarneWe studied how to obtain a distribution for the number of ancestors in species of sexual reproduction. Present models concentrate on the estimation of distributions re … - Fractional entropy decay and the third law of thermodynamics

Author(s): Chun-Yang Wang, Xue-Mei Zong, Hong Zhang, and Ming YiWe report in this paper a theoretical study on the quantum thermodynamic properties of a fractional damping system. Through the analysis … - Generalized friendship paradox in networks with tunable degree-attribute correlation

Author(s): Hang-Hyun Jo and Young-Ho EomOne of the interesting phenomena due to topological heterogeneities in complex networks is the friendship paradox: Your friends have on average more friends tha … - Inertial-range dynamics and scaling laws of two-dimensional magnetohydrodynamic turbulence in the weak-field regime

Author(s): Luke A. K. Blackbourn and Chuong V. TranWe study inertial-range dynamics and scaling laws in unforced two-dimensional magnetohydrodynamic turbulence in the regime of moderately small and sm … - Statistical scaling of pore-scale Lagrangian velocities in natural porous media

Author(s): M. Siena, A. Guadagnini, M. Riva, B. Bijeljic, J. P. Pereira Nunes, and M. J. BluntWe investigate the scaling behavior of sample statistics of pore-scale Lagrangian velocities in two differ … - Natural convection of a two-dimensional Boussinesq fluid does not maximize entropy production

Author(s): Stuart Bartlett and Seth BullockRayleigh-Bénard convection is a canonical example of spontaneous pattern formation in a nonequilibrium system. It has been the subject of considerable theore … - Role of target material in proton acceleration from thin foils irradiated by ultrashort laser pulses

Author(s): M. Tayyab, S. Bagchi, B. Ramakrishna, T. Mandal, A. Upadhyay, R. Ramis, J. A. Chakera, P. A. Naik, and P. D. GuptaWe report on the proton acceleration studies from thin metallic foils of va … - Diffusivity in asymmetric Yukawa ionic mixtures in dense plasmas

Author(s): Tomorr Haxhimali, Robert E. Rudd, William H. Cabot, and Frank R. GrazianiIn this paper we present molecular dynamics (MD) calculations of the interdiffusion coefficient for asymmetric mixed … - Erratum: Anisotropic diffusive transport: Connecting microscopic scattering and macroscopic transport properties [Phys. Rev. E 89, 063202 (2014)]

Author(s): Erik Alerstam[Phys. Rev. E 90, 029903] Published Thu Aug 21, 2014 - Spontaneous jamming and unjamming in a hopper with multiple exit orifices

Author(s): Amit Kunte, Pankaj Doshi, and Ashish V. OrpeWe show that the flow of granular material inside a two-dimensional flat bottomed hopper is altered significantly by having more than one exit or … - Canonical versus noncanonical equilibration dynamics of open quantum systems

Author(s): Chun-Jie Yang, Jun-Hong An, Hong-Gang Luo, Yading Li, and C. H. OhIn statistical mechanics, any quantum system in equilibrium with its weakly coupled reservoir is described by a canonical s … - Dimensional dependence of phase transitions in explosive percolation

Author(s): Woosik Choi, Huiseung Chae, Soon-Hyung Yook, and Yup KimTo understand the dependence of phase-transition natures in explosive percolations on space dimensions, the number ncut of cutting bo … - Shear modulus of glasses: Results from the full replica-symmetry-breaking solution

Author(s): Hajime Yoshino and Francesco ZamponiWe compute the shear modulus of amorphous hard and soft spheres, using the exact solution in infinite spatial dimensions that has been developed recently … - Bayesian orientation estimate and structure information from sparse single-molecule x-ray diffraction images

Author(s): Michał Walczak and Helmut GrubmüllerWe developed a Bayesian method to extract macromolecular structure information from sparse single-molecule x-ray free-electron laser diffraction images. … - Signatures of chaos in time series generated by many-spin systems at high temperatures

Author(s): Tarek A. Elsayed, Benjamin Hess, and Boris V. FineExtracting reliable indicators of chaos from a single experimental time series is a challenging task, in particular, for systems with many … - Thermocapillary-actuated contact-line motion of immiscible binary fluids over substrates with patterned wettability in narrow confinement

Author(s): Debabrata DasGupta, Pranab Kumar Mondal, and Suman ChakrabortyWe investigate thermocapillary-driven contact-line dynamics of two immiscible fluids in a narrow fluidic confinement comprising … - Asymptotic properties of a bold random walk

Author(s): Maurizio ServaIn a recent paper we proposed a non-Markovian random walk model with memory of the maximum distance ever reached from the starting point (home). The behavior of the walker is … - Protein crowding on biomembranes: Analysis of contour instabilities

Author(s): O. V. ManyuhinaCollective behavior of proteins on biomembranes is usually studied within the spontaneous curvature model. Here we consider an alternative phenomenological approach, which ac … - Dynamical immunization strategy for seasonal epidemics

Author(s): Shu Yan, Shaoting Tang, Sen Pei, Shijin Jiang, and Zhiming ZhengThe topic of finding an effective strategy to halt virus in a complex network is of current interest. We propose an immunizat … - Non-Darcy behavior of two-phase channel flow

Author(s): Xianmin Xu and Xiaoping WangWe study the macroscopic behavior of two-phase flow in porous media from a phase-field model. A dissipation law is first derived from the phase-field model by ho … - Gas-liquid coexistence for the boson square-well fluid and the He4 binodal anomaly

Author(s): Riccardo FantoniThe binodal of a boson square-well fluid is determined as a function of the particle mass through a quantum Gibbs ensemble Monte Carlo algorithm devised by R. Fantoni and S. … - Zero-mean circular Bessel statistics and Anderson localization

Author(s): Jason A. Newman, Yulu Chen, and Kevin J. WebbWe demonstrate that a circular Bessel density function describes the electromagnetic field statistics in the Anderson localization regime using … - Survival of a static target in a gas of diffusing particles with exclusion

Author(s): Baruch Meerson, Arkady Vilenkin, and P. L. KrapivskyDodging a trap: The time-dependent “avoidance probability” that all particles in a mobile gas manage to avoid a static absorbing target i … - First-order and tricritical wetting transitions in the two-dimensional Ising model caused by interfacial pinning at a defect line

Author(s): Marta L. Trobo, Ezequiel V. Albano, and Kurt BinderWe present a study of the critical behavior of the Blume-Capel model with three spin states (S=±1,0) confined between parallel walls separ … - Dielectric, electro-optical, and photoluminescence characteristics of ferroelectric liquid crystals on a graphene-coated indium tin oxide substrate

Author(s): Dharmendra Pratap Singh, Swadesh Kumar Gupta, Tripti Vimal, and Rajiv ManoharMultilayer graphene was deposited on indium tin oxide (ITO) -coated glass plates and characterized by suitable t … - Temperature-dependent orientational ordering on a spherical surface modeled with a lattice spin model

Author(s): Alan M. Luo, Stefan Wenk, and Patrick IlgWe study the orientational ordering on the surface of a sphere using Monte Carlo and Brownian dynamics simulations of rods interacting with an aniso … - Optimal translational swimming of a sphere at low Reynolds number

Author(s): B. U. Felderhof and R. B. JonesSwimming velocity and rate of dissipation of a sphere with surface distortions are discussed on the basis of the Stokes equations of low-Reynolds-number hydro … - Mach-like capillary-gravity wakes

Author(s): Frédéric Moisy and Marc RabaudThis paper studies the wave pattern created by a vertical surface-piercing cylinder in the capillary-gravity regime experimentally, analytically, and numerical … - Analysis and resolution of the ground-state degeneracy of the two-component Bose-Hubbard model

Author(s): Wei Wang (王巍), Vittorio Penna, and Barbara Capogrosso-SansoneWe study the degeneracy of the ground-state energy E of the two-component Bose-Hubbard model and of the perturbative correction … - Temperature dependence of heat conduction in the Fermi-Pasta-Ulam-β lattice with next-nearest-neighbor coupling

Author(s): Daxing Xiong, Yong Zhang, and Hong ZhaoWe show numerically that introducing the next-nearest-neighbor interactions (of appropriate strength) into the one-dimensional (1D) Fermi-Pasta-Ulam-β … - Thermodynamics of the one-dimensional parallel Kawasaki model: Exact solution and mean-field approximations

Author(s): Federico G. Pazzona, Pierfranco Demontis, and Giuseppe B. SuffrittiThe adsorption isotherm for the recently proposed parallel Kawasaki (PK) lattice-gas model [Phys. Rev. E 88, 062144 (2013) ... - Avalanches in compressed porous SiO2-based materials

Author(s): Guillaume F. Nataf, Pedro O. Castillo-Villa, Jordi Baró, Xavier Illa, Eduard Vives, Antoni Planes, and Ekhard K. H. SaljeThe failure dynamics in SiO2-based porous materials under compressio ... - Punctuated equilibrium and shock waves in molecular models of biological evolution

Author(s): David B. Saakian, Makar H. Ghazaryan, and Chin-Kun HuWe consider the dynamics in infinite population evolution models with a general symmetric fitness landscape. We find shock waves, i.e., ... - Potential global jamming transition in aviation networks

Author(s): Takahiro Ezaki and Katsuhiro NishinariIn this paper, we propose a nonlinear transport model for an aviation network. The takeoff rate from an airport is characterized by the degree of groun ... - Trapping of diffusive particles by rough absorbing surfaces: Boundary smoothing approach

Author(s): A. Skvortsov and A. WalkerWe present analytical results for the first-passage statistics of Brownian particles near a comblike absorbing boundary. Our approach is based on the method of bou ... - Statistical thermodynamics of clustered populations

Author(s): Themis MatsoukasWe present a thermodynamic theory for a generic population of M individuals distributed into N groups (clusters). We construct the ensemble of all distributions with fixed M … - Marginal stability in jammed packings: Quasicontacts and weak contacts

Author(s): Yoav Kallus and Salvatore TorquatoMaximally random jammed (MRJ) sphere packing is a prototypical example of a system naturally poised at the margin between underconstraint and overconstrain … - Thermodynamics and the hydrophobic effect in a core-softened model and comparison with experiments

Author(s): Matej Huš and Tomaz UrbicA simple and computationally inexpensive core-softened model, originally proposed by Franzese [G. Franzese, J. Mol. Liq. 136, 267 (2007)JMLIDT10.1016/j.molliq.2007. … - Island-dynamics model for mound formation: Effect of a step-edge barrier

Author(s): Joe Papac, Dionisios Margetis, Frederic Gibou, and Christian RatschWe formulate and implement a generalized island-dynamics model of epitaxial growth based on the level-set technique to inc … - Nonlinearity effects on the directed momentum current

Author(s): Wen-Lei Zhao, Li-Bin Fu, and Jie LiuWe investigate the quantum transport dynamics governed by the nonlinear Schrödinger equation with a periodically-δ-kicking potential and discover the eme … - Control mechanisms for the global structure of scalar dispersion in chaotic flows

Author(s): Daniel Lester, Guy Metcalfe, and Murray RudmanScalar dispersion has complex interactions between advection and diffusion that depend on the values of the scalar diffusivity and of the (poss … - Achieving modulated oscillations by feedback control

Author(s): Tian Ge, Xiaoying Tian, Jürgen Kurths, Jianfeng Feng, and Wei LinIn this paper, we develop an approach to achieve either frequency or amplitude modulation of an oscillator merely through fe … - Approach to asymptotically diffusive behavior for Brownian particles in periodic potentials: Extracting information from transients

Author(s): David S. Dean and Gleb OshaninA Langevin process describing diffusion in a periodic potential landscape has a time-dependent diffusion constant, which means that its average mean-squared di … - Laboratory alluvial fans in one dimension

Author(s): L. Guerit, F. Métivier, O. Devauchelle, E. Lajeunesse, and L. BarrierAn experimental and theoretical study of a one-dimensional model of an alluvial fan provides insight into features of a … - Solid-liquid surface tensions of critical nuclei and nucleation barriers from a phase-field-crystal study of a model binary alloy using finite system sizes

Author(s): Muhammad Ajmal Choudhary, Julia Kundin, Heike Emmerich, and Martin OettelPhase-field-crystal (PFC) modeling has emerged as a computationally efficient tool to address crystal growth phenome … - Conformational change in cytochrome P450 reductase adsorbed at a Au(110)—phosphate buffer interface induced by interaction with nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate

Author(s): C. I. Smith, J. H. Convery, P. Harrison, B. Khara, N. S. Scrutton, and P. WeightmanChanges observed in the reflection anisotropy spectroscopy (RAS) profiles of monolayers of cytochrome P450 … - Deformation analysis of vesicles in an alternating-current electric field

Author(s): Yu-Gang Tang, Ying Liu, and Xi-Qiao FengIn this paper the shape equation for axisymmetric vesicles subjected to an ac electric field is derived on the basis of the liquid-crystal model. The … - Catastrophic shifts and lethal thresholds in a propagating front model of unstable tumor progression

Author(s): Daniel R. Amor and Ricard V. SoléUnstable dynamics characterizes the evolution of most solid tumors. Because of an increased failure of maintaining genome integrity, a cumulative increase i … - Dynamical mechanism of antifreeze proteins to prevent ice growth

Author(s): B. Kutschan, K. Morawetz, and S. ThomsThe fascinating ability of algae, insects, and fishes to survive at temperatures below normal freezing is realized by antifreeze proteins (AFPs). These … - Dimensional transition in rotating turbulence

Author(s): E. Deusebio, G. Boffetta, E. Lindborg, and S. MusacchioIn this work we investigate, by means of direct numerical hyperviscous simulations, how rotation affects the bidimensionalization of a … - Influence of the elastic deformation of a foam on its mobility in channels of linearly varying width

Author(s): Benjamin Dollet, Siân A. Jones, Yves Méheust, and Isabelle CantatWe study foam flow in an elementary model porous medium consisting of a convergent and a divergent channel positioned side b … - Stability analysis of a thin liquid film on an axially oscillating cylindrical surface in the high-frequency limit

Author(s): Selin Duruk and Alexander OronWe consider an axisymmetric liquid film on a horizontal cylindrical surface subjected to axial harmonic oscillation in the high-frequency limit. We derive and … - Measuring the heat exchange of a quantum process

Author(s): John Goold, Ulrich Poschinger, and Kavan ModiVery recently, interferometric methods have been proposed to measure the full statistics of work performed on a driven quantum system [Dorner et … - Clustering of low-valence particles: Structure and kinetics

Author(s): Olga Markova, Jonathan Alberts, Edwin Munro, and Pierre-François LenneWe compute the structure and kinetics of two systems of low-valence particles with three or six freely oriented bonds i … - Complex architecture of primes and natural numbers

Author(s): Guillermo García-Pérez, M. Ángeles Serrano, and Marián BoguñáPrime numbers, and their distribution in the sequence of natural numbers, are of interest for fundamental as well as practical r …