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# Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications

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### 1999, Volume 274, Issue 3

**484-490 Interferencing intensity in two Bose–Einstein condensates with Josephson-like coupling***by*Wang, Xiao-Guang & Pan, Shao-Hua & Yang, Guo-Zhen**491-504 Mesoscopic nonequilibrium thermodynamics; irreversible processes and fluctuations***by*Mazur, P**505-515 The construction of canonical separated variables for binary constrained AKNS flow***by*Zeng, Yunbo & Ma, Wen-Xiu**516-524 Sphere caging by a random fibre network***by*Philipse, Albert P. & Kluijtmans, Sebastiaan G.J.M.**525-536 An infinity of phase transitions as a function of temperature: exact results for a model with fixed-point imaging***by*Hefner, B.Todd & Walker, James S.**537-544 The effects of the distribution of bimodal bonds on phase transition in 2D Potts model***by*Yaşar, F & Gündüç, Y & Çelik, T**545-554 Fractal aspects of the spin wave spectra in pure and generalized Fibonacci anisotropic magnetic superlattices***by*Filho, R.N.Costa & Albuquerque, E.L.**555-562 Existence of only delocalized eigenstates in the electronic spectrum of the Thue–Morse lattice***by*Ghosh, Anathnath & Karmakar, S.N.**563-571 On the nonextensivity of entropy of the weakly interacting Bose systems***by*Márkus, Ferenc**572-587 Fermi statistics of weakly excited granular materials in a vibrating bed: molecular dynamics simulations***by*Quinn, Paul V & Hong, Daniel C**588-606 The propagation and backscattering of soliton-like pulses in a chain of quartz beads and related problems. (I). Propagation***by*Manciu, Marian & Sen, Surajit & Hurd, Alan J**607-618 The propagation and backscattering of soliton-like pulses in a chain of quartz beads and related problems. (II). Backscattering***by*Manciu, Marian & Sen, Surajit & Hurd, Alan J

### 1999, Volume 274, Issue 1

**1-7 Problems of DNA entry into a cell***by*de Gennes, Pierre-Gilles**8-18 Charge inversion in DNA–amphiphile complexes: possible application to gene therapy***by*Kuhn, Paulo S & Levin, Yan & Barbosa, Marcia C**19-29 Application of statistical mechanics to the wetting of complex liquids***by*Fondecave, R & Brochard-Wyart, F**30-49 Rotating chemical waves: theory and experiments***by*Volford, András & Simon, Péter L & Farkas, Henrik & Noszticzius, Zoltán**50-59 Formation of Liesegang patterns***by*Rácz, Zoltán**60-66 Applications of statistical physics to the oil industry: predicting oil recovery using percolation theory***by*King, P.R & Buldyrev, S.V & Dokholyan, N.V & Havlin, S & Lee, Y & Paul, G & Stanley, H.E**67-84 Applications of statistical mechanics to non-brownian random motion***by*Kutner, Ryszard & Wysocki, Krzysztof**85-90 Population dynamics and Burgers’ equation***by*Nelson, David R**91-98 Statistical physics model of an evolving population***by*Sznajd-Weron, K & Pȩkalski, A**99-110 Application of statistical physics to heartbeat diagnosis***by*Havlin, S & Amaral, L.A.N & Ashkenazy, Y & Goldberger, A.L & Ivanov, P.Ch & Peng, C.-K & Stanley, H.E**111-119 ‘Sausage-string’ deformations of blood vessels at high blood pressures***by*Alstrøm, P. & Mikkelsen, R. & Gustafsson, F. & Holstein-Rathlou, N.-H.**120-131 Fractality, chaos, and reactions in imperfectly mixed open hydrodynamical flows***by*Péntek, Á & Károlyi, G & Scheuring, I & Tél, T & Toroczkai, Z & Kadtke, J & Grebogi, C**132-139 Application of statistical physics to politics***by*Galam, Serge**140-148 Application of statistical physics to the Internet traffics***by*Takayasu, Misako & Fukuda, Kensuke & Takayasu, Hideki**149-157 Applications of statistical mechanics in number theory***by*Wolf, Marek**158-170 Computational test of kinetic theory of granular media***by*Shattuck, M.D. & Bizon, C. & Swift, J.B. & Swinney, Harry L.**171-181 Granular flow, collisional cooling and charged grains***by*Wolf, D.E & Scheffler, T & Schäfer, J**182-189 Application of statistical mechanics to collective motion in biology***by*Vicsek, Tamás & Czirók, András & Farkas, Illés J. & Helbing, Dirk**190-199 Formation of colony patterns by a bacterial cell population***by*Matsushita, M & Wakita, J & Itoh, H & Watanabe, K & Arai, T & Matsuyama, T & Sakaguchi, H & Mimura, M**216-221 Applications of statistical mechanics to finance***by*Mantegna, Rosario N & Palágyi, Zoltán & Stanley, H.Eugene**222-228 Portfolios with nonlinear constraints and spin glasses***by*Gábor, Adrienn & Kondor, I**229-240 Applications of statistical physics to economic and financial topics***by*Ausloos, M. & Vandewalle, N. & Boveroux, Ph. & Minguet, A. & Ivanova, K.**241-266 Molecular motors and the forces they exert***by*Fisher, Michael E. & Kolomeisky, Anatoly B.**267-280 Application of braid statistics to particle dynamics***by*Skjeltorp, Arne T. & Clausen, Sigmund & Helgesen, Geir**281-293 Applications of statistical mechanics in subcontinuum fluid dynamics***by*Cieplak, Marek & Koplik, Joel & Banavar, Jayanth R**294-299 Applications of statistical mechanics to natural hazards and landforms***by*Turcotte, Donald L**300-309 Application of statistical physics to impact fragmentation***by*Inaoka, Hajime & Takayasu, Hideki**310-319 Equations of granular materials***by*Edwards, S.F.**320-324 Phase separation in a weak first-order phase transition***by*Arkin, H & Çelik, T & Berg, B.A & Meyer-Ortmanns, H**325-332 Fractal-type relations and extensions suitable for systems of evolving polycrystalline microstructures***by*Gadomski, A**333-340 On the application of statistical physics for the description of nonequilibrium effects in chemical systems***by*Gorecki, Jerzy & Gorecka, Joanna N.**341-348 Strong motion duration effects on base isolated systems***by*Greco, R. & Marano, G.C. & Foti, D.**349-354 Application of the detrended fluctuation analysis (DFA) method for describing cloud breaking***by*Ivanova, K & Ausloos, M**355-360 Mean-field-type equations for spread of epidemics: the ‘small world’ model***by*Kleczkowski, Adam & Grenfell, Bryan T.**361-366 Gaussian-logarithmic distribution of relaxation times in relaxor materials***by*Skulski, R**367-373 The effect of vibrational degrees of freedom on the phase transition in a 2D Ising model***by*Stroganova, S.V & Vasilevskiy, M.I & Vikhrova, O.V**374-380 Aging and self-organization of shear bands in granular materials***by*Török, János & Krishnamurthy, Supriya & Kertész, János & Roux, Stéphane**381-384 Markov and non-Markov processes in complex systems by the dynamical information entropy***by*Yulmetyev, R.M & Gafarov, F.M

### 1999, Volume 273, Issue 3

**217-230 Morphologies in two-dimensional growth with attractive long-range interactions***by*Indiveri, G & Scalas, E & Levi, A.C & Gliozzi, A**231-240 Post-deposition island growth with long-range interactions***by*Tataru, Oana & Family, Fereydoon & Amar, Jacques G**241-247 Structural properties of a two-dimensional model for partly quenched colloidal dispersions***by*Rzysko, Wojciech & Pizio, Orest & Sokolowski, Stefan**248-271 Nonlinear Kelvin–Helmholtz instability of a subsonic gas–liquid interface in the presence of a normal magnetic field***by*Zakaria, Kadry**272-285 On the theory of propagation of chain nuclear reaction***by*Akhiezer, A.I. & Belozorov, D.P. & Rofe-Beketov, F.S. & Davydov, L.N. & Spolnik, Z.A.**286-293 Directed current of Brownian ratchet randomly circulating between two thermal sources***by*Bao, Jing-Dong**294-314 Directed motion of Brownian particles with internal energy depot***by*Tilch, Benno & Schweitzer, Frank & Ebeling, Werner**315-328 Three variable models in multivariate transient stochastic dynamics. The presence of constant external force***by*Orea, P. & Jiménez-Aquino, J.I.**329-351 Perturbative and numerical methods for stochastic nonlinear oscillators***by*Curci, Giuseppe & D'Ambrosio, Erika**352-359 Resonance fluorescence of N entangled atoms in a strong driving field***by*Yang, Chui-Ping & Guo, Guang-Can**360-367 Annihilation reaction in a quasi-one-dimensional substrate***by*Parrondo, A.L. & Mártin, H.O.**368-400 Supersymmetric field theory of non-equilibrium thermodynamic system***by*Olemskoi, Alexander I. & Brazhnyi, Valerii A.**401-415 Self-similar crossover in statistical physics***by*Yukalov, V.I & Gluzman, S**416-438 Dynamics of the information entropy in random processes***by*Yulmetyev, R.M. & Gafarov, F.M.**439-451 Evaluating maximum likelihood estimation methods to determine the Hurst coefficient***by*Kendziorski, C.M & Bassingthwaighte, J.B & Tonellato, P.J**452-475 Quantitative analysis of experimental and synthetic microstructures for sedimentary rock***by*Biswal, B. & Manwart, C. & Hilfer, R. & Bakke, S. & Øren, P.E.**476-485 Stochastic dynamics modeling of the protein sequence length distribution in genomes: implications for microbial evolution***by*Jain, Rinku & Ramakumar, S**486-494 Biological grand universality and its physical challenge***by*Azbel′, Mark Ya.**495-505 Epileptic activity recognition in EEG recording***by*Diambra, L. & de Figueiredo, J.C.Bastos & Malta, C.P.

### 1999, Volume 273, Issue 1

**1-18 Scaling features of noncoding DNA***by*Stanley, H.E & Buldyrev, S.V & Goldberger, A.L & Havlin, S & Peng, C.-K & Simons, M**19-32 Expansion of tandem repeats and oligomer clustering in coding and noncoding DNA sequences***by*Buldyrev, Sergey V. & Dokholyan, Nikolay V. & Havlin, Shlomo & Stanley, H.Eugene & Stanley, Rachel H.R.**33-45 Evolution on trees: a brief review about the extinctions of species, and the case of genocide in a Darwinistic punctuated equilibrium evolution model***by*Ausloos, M. & Kramer, M. & Vandewalle, N.**46-69 Scaling in nature: from DNA through heartbeats to weather***by*Havlin, S. & Buldyrev, S.V. & Bunde, A. & Goldberger, A.L. & Ivanov, P.Ch. & Peng, C.-K. & Stanley, H.E.**70-74 Studying DNA evolution through successive file editions***by*de Oliveira, Paulo Murilo Castro**75-91 Universal unification of life, death, evolution, post-evolution and extinction***by*Azbel’, Mark Ya.**92-98 From function to sequence, an integrated view of the genome texts***by*Danchin, Antoine**99-102 A nice wrong model for the evolution of DNA base frequencies***by*Lobry, J.R**103-115 Mechanisms generating long-range correlation in nucleotide composition of the Borrelia burgdorferi genome***by*Mackiewicz, P. & Gierlik, A. & Kowalczuk, M. & Szczepanik, D. & Dudek, M.R. & Cebrat, S.**116-131 Optimization of gene sequences under constant mutational pressure and selection***by*Kowalczuk, M. & Gierlik, A. & Mackiewicz, P. & Cebrat, S. & Dudek, M.R.**132-139 Why care about sex? Some Monte Carlo justification***by*Stauffer, Dietrich**140-144 Consequences of parental care on population dynamics***by*de Oliveira, S.Moss**145-149 Penna ageing model and improvement of medical care in 20th century***by*de Oliveira, Paulo Murilo & de Oliveira, Suzana Moss & Stauffer, Dietrich & Cebrat, Stanislaw**150-157 Influence of variations in threshold of bad mutations on age structure of the population***by*Maksymowicz, Andrzej Z**158-168 Population dynamics coded in DNA: genetic traces of the expansion of modern humans***by*Kimmel, Marek**169-181 The Eve effect in the Penna model of biological ageing***by*Makowiec, Danuta & Da̧bkowski, Jakub & Groth, Małgorzata**182-189 Penna model in migrating population – effect of environmental factor and genetics***by*Magdoń, Maria S & Maksymowicz, Andrzej Z**190-197 A Monte Carlo study of properties of protein-like heteropolymers***by*Romiszowski, Piotr & Sikorski, Andrzej**198-211 Analysis of a nonautonomous Nicholson Blowfly model***by*Thomas, Diana M. & Wasserstein-Robbins, Freda

### 1999, Volume 272, Issue 3

**281-293 Investigation of the conductivity of random networks***by*Bigalke, J**294-299 Loose-rigid transition in 3d packing of spheres***by*Oliveira, V.M & Gomes, M.A.F**300-313 A coupled map lattice model for dendritic patterns***by*Sakaguchi, Hidetsugu & Ohtaki, Masako**314-329 Quantum description of the orientational degrees of freedom in a biaxial nematic liquid***by*Alfaro, Jorge & Cubero, Oscar & Urrutia, Luis F.**330-357 A quantum field theory of thermal conductivity near the liquid-glass transition***by*Kitamura, Toyoyuki**358-375 On the microscopic theory of phase transitions in binary fluid mixtures***by*Patsahan, O.V.**376-391 Rotational diffusion in dense suspensions***by*Hagen, M.H.J & Frenkel, D & Lowe, C.P**392-428 On the adiabatic properties of a stochastic adiabatic wall: Evolution, stationary non-equilibrium, and equilibrium states***by*Gruber, Ch. & Frachebourg, L.**429-449 Kinetics of coupled bimolecular diffusion-limited reactions***by*Sánchez, Alejandro D & Wio, Horacio S**450-458 Phase segregation and avalanches in multispecies sandpiles***by*Vandewalle, N**459-480 Spinodal decomposition in systems with initially quenched fluctuations of the order parameter***by*Abyzov, A.S. & Davydov, L.N. & Mchedlov-Petrosyan, P.O. & Schmelzer, J.**481-496 Temperature profile of a dilute gas undergoing a plane Poiseuille flow***by*Hess, Siegfried & Mansour, M.Malek**497-508 Nonlinear Fokker–Planck equations whose stationary solutions make entropy-like functionals stationary***by*Frank, T.D. & Daffertshofer, A.**509-544 Calculation of the entropy for simple classical fluids***by*Puoskari, M.**545-554 Mixed spin transverse Ising models; a cluster theory***by*Kaneyoshi, T**555-562 First-order phase transition in cubic ice***by*Tanaka, Tomoyasu & Morita, Tohru**563-573 A note on the kinetic theory of chemically reacting gases***by*Rossani, A & Spiga, G**574-591 Convergence in reaction–diffusion systems: an information theory approach***by*Fuentes, Miguel A & Kuperman, Marcelo N & Wio, Horacio S**592-611 Jamming transition of high-dimensional traffic dynamics***by*Nagatani, Takashi

### 1999, Volume 272, Issue 1

**1-11 Disorder-induced phase transition in a one-dimensional model of rice pile***by*Bengrine, M & Benyoussef, A & Mhirech, F & Zhang, S.D**12-21 Structure and growth of the cluster in gas–liquid transition of two-dimensional fluid***by*Zhang, Wen-Bing & Zou, Xian-Wu & Jin, Zhun-Zhi & Tian, De-Cheng**22-47 A renormalization group calculation of the swelling factor for a non-ideal, randomly jointed polymer chain***by*Altenberger, Andrzej R. & Siepmann, J.Ilja & Dahler, John S.**48-55 Canonical description of incompressible fluid: Dirac brackets approach***by*Nguyen, Sonnet & Turski, Łukasz A.**56-86 Directed random walk in adsorbed monolayer***by*Bénichou, O. & Cazabat, A.M. & Moreau, M. & Oshanin, G.**87-98 Accumulation of resonances in the Fermi Accelerator: a quantum route to chaos?***by*Abal, G & Romanelli, A & Schifino, A.C.Sicardi & Siri, R & Donangelo, R**99-129 Sufficient conditions for dynamical systems to have pre-symplectic or pre-implectic structures***by*Byrnes, G.B. & Haggar, F.A. & Quispel, G.R.W.**130-143 Phase behavior of a two-dimensional quenched–annealed lattice gas with nearest-neighbor attraction. Grand canonical Monte Carlo simulation***by*Rżysko, W & Malo, B.Millan & Sokołowski, S & Pizio, O**144-152 Phase diagram of spin-1 Ising model in a transverse crystal field***by*Eddeqaqi, N.Cherkaoui & Saber, M & El-Atri, A & Kerouad, M**153-161 Spin dynamics of quantum and classical Heisenberg dimers***by*Mentrup, D & Schnack, J & Luban, Marshall**162-172 Quantum phase transition in disorder antiferromagnet with hidden degrees of freedom***by*Skryabin, Y.N. & Chukin, A.V. & Shchanov, A.V.**173-187 Mean-field theory for scale-free random networks***by*Barabási, Albert-László & Albert, Réka & Jeong, Hawoong**188-205 Brachistochrone approach to the relaxation dynamics of complex hierarchical systems***by*Appignanesi, Gustavo A**206-222 Front propagation in epidemiological models with spatial dependence***by*Kuperman, M.N & Wio, H.S**223-234 Evolutive information contained in frequency spectra***by*Fernandez, J. & Plastino, A.**235-244 Nonlinear analysis of cardiac rhythm fluctuations using DFA method***by*Absil, P.-A & Sepulchre, R & Bilge, A & Gérard, P**245-256 A growth model for primary cancer (II). New rules, progress curves and morphology transitions***by*Jr, S.C.Ferreira & Martins, M.L & Vilela, M.J**257-268 Capital flow in a two-component dynamical system***by*Slanina, František & Zhang, Yi-Cheng**269-277 Atmospheric data analysis with the i-variability diagram method: hint to fractional Brownian motion-like phenomena for the inner structure of clouds***by*Ivanova, K & Ausloos, M & Davis, A.B & Ackerman, T.P

### 1999, Volume 271, Issue 3

**223-230 Fractals from a reaction diffusion process***by*Graber, R**231-237 Sliding gels***by*de Gennes, Pierre-Gilles**238-250 Crossover exponents in percolating nonlinear normal conductor–insulator mixtures***by*Gao, Lei & Xie, Bing-Chuan & Li, Zhen-Ya**251-259 Geometrical models for grain dynamics***by*Vasconcelos, Giovani L. & Veerman, J.J.P.**260-302 Foundations of quantum mechanics (II): equilibrium, Bohr–Sommerfeld rules and duality***by*Olavo, L.S.F.**303-323 Generalized Schrödinger equation using Tsallis entropy***by*Olavo, L.S.F. & Bakuzis, A.F. & Amilcar, R.Q.**324-342 Inference of Planck action constant by a classical fluctuative postulate holding for stable microscopic and macroscopic dynamical systems***by*Martino, Salvatore De & Siena, Silvio De & Illuminati, Fabrizio**343-356 Dynamical thermostatting, divergenceless phase-space flows, and KBB systems***by*Plastino, A.R. & Plastino, A. & da Silva, L.R. & Casas, M.**357-386 Perturbative method for generalized spectral decompositions***by*Laura, Roberto & Castagnino, Mario & Betan, Rodolfo M.Id**387-404 Effective Hamiltonian with holomorphic variables***by*Cuccoli, Alessandro & Giachetti, Riccardo & Maciocco, Riccardo & Tognetti, Valerio & Vaia, Ruggero**405-410 The multiquantum q-deformed Jaynes–Cummings model with the counter-rotating terms***by*Lo, C.F. & Liu, K.L.**411-417 To the theory of collective electron excitations in spin systems***by*Sadovnikov, B.I. & Savchenko, A.M.**418-426 Quantum antiferromagnets with competing interactions***by*Thanos, S. & Moustanis, P.**427-447 The use of generalized information dimension in measuring fractal dimension of time series***by*Ashkenazy, Y.**448-457 Growth of companies and water-level fluctuations of the river Danube***by*Jánosi, Imre M & Gallas, Jason A.C**458-469 Wavelet analysis of blood pressure waves in vasovagal syncope***by*Marrone, A & Polosa, A.D & Scioscia, G & Stramaglia, S & Zenzola, A**470-488 On the maintenance of polygenic variance in a migrating population***by*da Silva, Ladário & Tsallis, Constantino**489-495 Scaling relations for diversity of languages***by*Gomes, M.A.F & Vasconcelos, G.L & Tsang, I.J & Tsang, I.R**496-506 Self-organized percolation model for stock market fluctuations***by*Stauffer, Dietrich & Sornette, Didier**507-514 Modeling the demand–price relations in a high-frequency foreign exchange market***by*Schmidt, Anatoly B

### 1999, Volume 271, Issue 1

**1-8 Dilational viscosity of Langmuir monolayers***by*Kolevzon, Vladimir**9-22 Kinetics of clustering of carbon black suspensions by light scattering techniques***by*Bezot, P. & Hesse-Bezot, C.**23-35 Convergent approximation for the 2-body correlation function in an interface***by*Ispolatov, Iaroslav**36-47 The elasticity of a contact line***by*Dobbs, Harvey**48-62 Rectification of random motion by asymmetric polymerization***by*Sambeth, R. & Baumgaertner, A.**63-86 Diffusion-controlled reactions on simple lattices: dependence of the rate coefficients on jump probability and dimension***by*Lewis, John Courtenay & Wheeler, Herbert**87-101 Perturbation of particle velocity distribution in a bistable chemical system***by*Lemarchand, A. & Nowakowski, B.**102-117 On the ubiquity of matrix-product states in one-dimensional stochastic processes with boundary interactions***by*Klauck, Kai & Schadschneider, Andreas**118-124 Critical behavior of the Gaussian model on a diamond-type hierarchical lattice with periodic and aperiodic interactions***by*Lin, Zhenquan & Kong, Xiangmu & Yang, Z.R.**125-132 Universality in short-range Ising spin glasses***by*Jr, E.Nogueira & Coutinho, S & Nobre, F.D & Curado, E.M.F**133-146 Deviations from exponential law and Van Hove's “λ2t” limit***by*Facchi, P & Pascazio, S**147-156 Determination of the order of phase transitions in Potts model by the graph-weight approach***by*Glumac, Zvonko & Uzelac, Katarina**157-168 A Monte-Carlo study for the critical exponents of the three-dimensional O(6) model***by*Loison, D**169-191 Common origin of superconductivity in hole- and electron-doped cuprates based on indirect-exchange coupling. Doping dependence of chemical potentials***by*Jansen, L. & Block, R.**192-199 Condensation of hard spheres under gravity***by*Hong, Daniel C.**200-221 Jamming transition in traffic flow on triangular lattice***by*Nagatani, Takashi

### 1999, Volume 270, Issue 3

**335-341 Phase transition of directed polymer in random potentials on 4+1 dimensions***by*Kim, Jin Min**342-352 Diluted Ising model with competing interactions***by*Andrade, R.F.S & Salinas, S.R**353-379 The Joule–Thomson effect in confined fluids***by*Schoen, Martin**380-402 Slow dynamics of supercooled colloidal fluids: spatial heterogeneities and nonequilibrium density fluctuations***by*Tokuyama, M. & Enomoto, Y. & Oppenheim, I.**403-412 A mesoscopic approach to the “negative” viscosity effect in ferrofluids***by*Pérez-Madrid, A. & Alarcón, T. & Vilar, J.M.G. & Rubı́, J.M.**413-426 Transfer coefficients for evaporation***by*Bedeaux, D. & Kjelstrup, S.**427-443 Diffusional coagulation of superparamagnetic particles in the presence of an external magnetic field***by*Relle, Scarlet & Grant, Stanley B. & Tsouris, Costas**444-452 Supersymmetry approach to the random heteropolymer theory***by*Olemskoi, Alexander I**453-461 Universal amplitude combinations for self-avoiding polygons on the kagome lattice***by*Lin, Keh-Ying & Lue, Shinn-Jong**462-485 Unidimensional generalized Hubbard model in the high temperature limit***by*Charret, I.C. & Silva, E.V.Corrêa & Santos, O.Rojas & de Souza, S.M. & Thomaz, M.T.**486-513 Critical behaviour of thin films with quenched impurities***by*Craco, L. & Cesare, L.De & Rabuffo, I. & Takov, I.P. & Uzunov, D.I.**514-525 The Hamming distance in the minority game***by*D'hulst, R & Rodgers, G.J**526-542 Precise (m,k)-Zipf diagram analysis of mathematical and financial time series when m=6, k=2***by*Ausloos, M. & Ivanova, K.**543-551 Analysis of spontaneous magnetoencephalography data by similarity measures***by*Tretyakov, Alex & Chen, Zhihua & Takayasu, Hideki & Nakasato, Nobukazu**552-566 Fractal fluctuations in cardiac time series***by*West, B.J. & Zhang, R. & Sanders, A.W. & Miniyar, S. & Zuckerman, J.H. & Levine, B.D.**567-577 Toward a phase diagram for stocks***by*Ivanova, K

### 1999, Volume 270, Issue 1

**1-7 Fracture of polymer gels***by*Benguigui, L**8-14 Anisotropic nonlinear response of periodic square or cubic composites***by*Bergman, David J**15-20 Criticality in models for fracture in disordered media***by*Caldarelli, G. & Castellano, C. & Petri, A.**21-26 Crack propagation in solids and crack-surface roughness***by*Chakrabarti, Buddhapriya & Chakrabarti, Bikas K.**27-34 Stick-slip statistics for two fractal surfaces: a model for earthquakes***by*Chakrabarti, Bikas K & Stinchcombe, Robin B**35-41 Damage at heterogeneous interfaces***by*Roux, Stéphane & Delaplace, Arnaud & Pijaudier-Cabot, Gilles**42-56 Interfacial crack front wandering: influence of quenched noise correlations***by*Schmittbuhl, Jean & Vilotte, Jean-Pierre**57-62 Analysis of damage clusters in fracture processes***by*Zapperi, Stefano & Ray, Purusattam & Stanley, H.Eugene & Vespignani, Alessandro**63-68 Punctuated equilibrium in an evolving bacterial population***by*Chaudhuri, Indranath & Bose, Indrani**69-81 Some results and a conjecture for Manna's stochastic sandpile model***by*Dhar, Deepak**82-88 Shapes of granular surfaces***by*Herrmann, H.J.**89-96 Internal avalanches and restructuring in granular media***by*Krishnamurthy, S. & Loreto, V. & Herrmann, H.J. & Roux, S.**97-104 Shape of convective cell in Faraday experiment with fine granular materials***by*Kumar, Krishna & Falcon, Éric & Bajaj, Kapil M.S & Fauve, Stéphan**105-114 Externally driven granular systems***by*Manna, S.S.**115-124 Dynamical behaviour of rotated granular mixtures***by*Puri, Sanjay & Hayakawa, Hisao**125-134 Dynamic criticality in driven disordered systems: role of depinning and driving rate in Barkhausen noise***by*Tadić, Bosiljka**135-142 Multiscaling in discrete models of epitaxial growth***by*Kundagrami, Arindam & Dasgupta, Chandan**143-148 Growth and electronic structure of rough overlayers***by*Mookerjee, A. & Sanyal, B. & Mehta, A.**149-158 Mean first passage time approach to the problem of optimal barrier subdivision for Kramer's escape rate***by*Bekele, Mulugeta & Ananthakrishna, G & Kumar, N**159-164 Possibility of chaos in internal friction experiments of martensites***by*Bharathi, M.S. & Ananthakrishna, G.**165-172 Homogeneous isotropic turbulence: large momentum expansion***by*Bhattacharjee, Jayanta Kumar & Sain, Anirban**173-181 Marangoni attractors***by*Das, Kausik S. & Bhattacharjee, J.K.