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### 2000, Volume 281, Issue 1

**112-128 Monte Carlo investigations of phase transitions: status and perspectives***by*Binder, Kurt & Luijten, Erik & Müller, Marcus & Wilding, Nigel B. & Blöte, Henk W.J.**129-146 Geometrical approach to phase transitions in frustrated and unfrustrated systems***by*Coniglio, Antonio**147-150 Flat histogram Monte Carlo method***by*Wang, Jian-Sheng**151-172 Real Arnold complexity versus real topological entropy for a one-parameter-dependent two-dimensional birational transformation***by*Abarenkova, N. & Anglès d'Auriac, J.-Ch. & Boukraa, S. & Hassani, S. & Maillard, J.-M.**173-200 Knot theory and the heuristics of functional integration***by*Kauffman, Louis H.**201-206 Monte Carlo Hamiltonian – from statistical physics to quantum theory***by*Luo, Xiang-Qian & Huang, Chun-Qing & Jiang, Jun-Qin & Jirari, Hamza & Kröger, Helmut & Moriarty, Kevin J.M.**207-220 Spin models on random lattices***by*Janke, Wolfhard & Johnston, Desmond A & Villanova, Ramon**221-232 Ground state entropy in Potts antiferromagnets***by*Shrock, Robert**233-241 Cluster analysis of the Ising model and universal finite-size scaling***by*Okabe, Yutaka & Kaneda, Kazuhisa & Tomita, Yusuke & Kikuchi, Macoto & Hu, Chin-Kun**242-251 Crossing probabilities in critical 2-D percolation and modular forms***by*Kleban, Peter**252-261 Exact results for the zeros of the partition function of the Potts model on finite lattices***by*Kim, Seung-Yeon & Creswick, Richard J**262-267 Partition function zeros of the Q-state Potts model for non-integer Q***by*Kim, Seung-Yeon & Creswick, Richard J & Chen, Chi-Ning & Hu, Chin-Kun**268-275 Field-theoretical analysis of singularities at critical end points***by*Diehl, H.W. & Smock, M.**276-281 DC conductive percolation of 2-D fractal random network***by*Young, Tai-Fa & Fang, Huey-Jen**282-286 Randomness-induced evolution of first-order to second-order phase transition in the three-state Potts antiferromagnetic model on a triangular lattice***by*Yang, C.S & Jiang, I.M**287-294 Numerical extension of CFT amplitude universality to three-dimensional systems***by*Weigel, Martin & Janke, Wolfhard**295-310 Roughness and ordering of growing films***by*Kardar, Mehran**311-317 Bifurcation of synchronization as a nonequilibrium phase transition***by*Leung, H.K**318-322 Kinetic theory for spatial correlation in nonequilibrium reaction–diffusion systems***by*Wakou, J. & Kitahara, K.**323-336 The diffusion behavior of a simple map with periodic quenched disorder***by*Tseng, Hsen-Che & Huang, Peng-Ru & Chen, Hung-Jung & Hu, Chin-Kun**337-347 The surface properties of a van der Waals fluid***by*Hadjiconstantinou, Nicolas G & Garcia, Alejandro L & Alder, Berni J**348-360 Genesis, selected applications, and future prospects of the mode coupling theory***by*Kawasaki, Kyozi**361-380 The phase transition of gases and liquids***by*Beysens, D.A. & Garrabos, Y.**381-392 Structure and relaxation dynamics of polymer knots***by*Lai, Pik-Yin & Sheng, Yu-Jane & Tsao, Heng-Kwong**393-403 Microscopic morphology and energy surface landscape in a supercooled soft-sphere system***by*Ma, Wen-Jong & Wu, Ten-Ming**404-412 Scaling properties of avalanches from a collapsing granular pile***by*Jia, L.C & Lai, Pik-Yin & Chan, C.K**413-419 Resistance of two-dimensional soap froth***by*Cheung, K.M. & Tam, W.Y. & Szeto, K.Y.**420-431 Quantum mechanical effects on condensed matter phenomena***by*Miyashita, Seiji**432-441 Two-component Bose–Einstein condensates and their stability***by*Morise, Hirofumi & Tsurumi, Takeya & Wadati, Miki**442-449 Some general remarks on superconductivity***by*Zee, A.**450-462 X-ray radiation from a relativistic charge in superconducting granule device by diffusional scattering of pseudophotons***by*Chen, C.P & Gevorkian, Zh.S & Hu, Chin-Kun

### 2000, Volume 280, Issue 3

**207-214 Definition of percolation thresholds on self-affine surfaces***by*Marrink, S.J. & Paterson, Lincoln & Knackstedt, Mark A.**215-218 Characteristic length scale of avalanches in propagating interfaces***by*Lereah, Y & Gladckich, A**219-255 Multicomponent nonisothermal nucleation***by*Kurasov, V.B.**256-265 Force and torque on a sphere with electric dipole moment moving in a dielectric fluid in the presence of a uniform magnetic field***by*Kroh, H.J. & Felderhof, B.U.**266-278 Self-diffusion of multiarm star polymers in solution far from and near the ordering transition***by*Fleischer, G & Fytas, G & Vlassopoulos, D & Roovers, J & Hadjichristidis, N**279-288 Janssen's law and stress fluctuations in confined dry granular materials***by*Marconi, U.Marini Bettolo & Petri, A & Vulpiani, A**289-303 A nonextensive maximum entropy approach to a family of nonlinear reaction–diffusion equations***by*Plastino, A.R. & Casas, M. & Plastino, A.**304-314 Anomalous diffusion and charge relaxation on comb model: exact solutions***by*Arkhincheev, V.E**315-336 Period stabilization in the Busse–Heikes model of the Küppers–Lortz instability***by*Toral, R. & Miguel, M.San & Gallego, R.**337-345 Statistical mechanics based on Renyi entropy***by*Lenzi, E.K. & Mendes, R.S. & da Silva, L.R.**346-361 Generalized superposition of two squeezed states: generation and statistical properties***by*Barbosa, Yuri A. & Marques, G.C. & Baseia, B.**362-373 Schrödinger uncertainty relation and squeezed state***by*Rao, Qin & Xie, Rui Hua**374-381 The Zeno effect for coherent states***by*Bar, D.**382-390 Study of the Katz–Lebowitz–Spohn model. The influence of an oscillatory driving field***by*Monetti, Roberto A. & Albano, Ezequiel V.**391-404 Monomer–dimer CO–O2 catalytic reaction on (001) surface and subsurface of a simple cubic structure***by*Khan, K.M & Ahmed, N**405-436 Symmetry groups, density-matrix equations and covariant Wigner functions***by*Santana, A.E. & Neto, A.Matos & Vianna, J.D.M. & Khanna, F.C.**437-455 Effective potential for the massless KPZ equation***by*Hochberg, David & Molina-Parı́s, Carmen & Pérez-Mercader, Juan & Visser, Matt**456-464 On the universal behavior of two-dimensional Ising spin glasses***by*Nobre, Fernando D.**465-483 The effect of a surface on the dynamic and thermodynamic properties of S=1 Heisenberg ferromagnet with biquadratic exchange***by*Pavkov, M & Škrinjar, M & Kapor, D & Stojanović, S**484-496 On the magnetic ordering implemented by the s–d exchange interaction***by*Maćkowiak, J. & Wiśniewski, M.**497-504 Random matrix theory and the failure of macro-economic forecasts***by*Ormerod, Paul & Mounfield, Craig**505-521 Growth optimal investment and pricing of derivatives***by*Aurell, Erik & Baviera, Roberto & Hammarlid, Ola & Serva, Maurizio & Vulpiani, Angelo**522-553 Exact solution of a modified El Farol's bar problem: Efficiency and the role of market impact***by*Marsili, Matteo & Challet, Damien & Zecchina, Riccardo**554-565 Democracy versus dictatorship in self-organized models of financial markets***by*D'Hulst, R. & Rodgers, G.J.**566-581 Markovian approximation in foreign exchange markets***by*Baviera, Roberto & Vergni, Davide & Vulpiani, Angelo**582-586 Fluctuation of biological rhythm in finger tapping***by*Yoshinaga, H & Miyazima, S & Mitake, S**587-601 Karhunen–Loève decomposition of peripheral blood flow signal***by*Hožič, Mario & Stefanovska, Aneta**602-613 Phase diagrams of noisy traffic states in the presence of a bottleneck***by*Nagatani, Takashi

### 2000, Volume 280, Issue 1

**1-9 Pair dispersion in turbulence***by*Boffetta, G & Celani, A**10-21 Self-consistent dynamics in the single wave model***by*del-Castillo-Negrete, Diego**22-33 Robust and irreversible development in cell society as a general consequence of intra–inter dynamics***by*Kaneko, Kunihiko & Furusawa, Chikara**34-48 Coarse grained dynamical entropies: Investigation of high-entropic dynamical systems***by*Kantz, Holger & Olbrich, Eckehard**49-59 On the exit-times approach for ε-entropy and turbulent signals***by*Abel, M & Cencini, M & Falcioni, M & Vergni, D & Vulpiani, A & Biferale, L**60-68 Numerical study of strong anomalous diffusion***by*Castiglione, P & Mazzino, A & Muratore-Ginanneschi, P**69-74 Anomalous scaling in a shell model of helical turbulence***by*Ditlevsen, P.D & Giuliani, P**75-80 Waiting time statistics in solar flares***by*Giuliani, P & Carbone, V & Veltri, P & Boffetta, G & Vulpiani, A**81-86 Chaotic dynamics and superdiffusion in a Hamiltonian system with many degrees of freedom***by*Latora, V & Rapisarda, A & Ruffo, S**87-91 Multifractal structure of the dissipation field of intensity fluctuations in the solar photosphere***by*Lepreti, F & Carbone, V & Pietropaolo, E & Consolini, G & Bruno, R & Bavassano, B & Berrilli, F**92-98 Resummation techniques in the kinetic-theoretical approach to subgrid turbulence modeling***by*Succi, Sauro & Karlin, Iliya V & Chen, Hudong & Orszag, Steven**99-105 The Kubo number as a parameter governing the level of chaos in magnetic turbulence***by*Zimbardo, Gaetano & Pommois, Pierre & Veltri, Pierluigi**106-114 Planck's formula and glassy behavior in classical nonequilibrium statistical mechanics***by*Carati, A & Galgani, L**115-124 The physics of the glass transition***by*Parisi, Giorgio**125-130 Fractal universe***by*Pietronero, Luciano & Labini, Francesco Sylos**131-135 Quantum particles and Gaussian model on graphs***by*Buonsante, P.F & Burioni, R & Cassi, D & Meccoli, I & Regina, S & Vezzani, A**136-141 Dynamics of the number of trades of financial securities***by*Bonanno, Giovanni & Lillo, Fabrizio & Mantegna, Rosario N**142-147 Mean field theory for a driven granular gas of frictional particles***by*Cafiero, Raffaele & Luding, Stefan**148-154 Interfacial dynamics in rapid solidification processes***by*Conti, Massimo & Marconi, Umberto Marini Bettolo**155-160 Are mean-field spin-glass models relevant for the structural glass transition?***by*Crisanti, A & Ritort, F**161-165 Self-affine properties of fractures in brittle materials***by*Parisi, A & Caldarelli, G**166-173 One-electron bands, quantum Monte Carlo, and real superconductors***by*Koch, Erik & Gunnarsson, Olle**174-184 The Mott transition and the strong correlation problem***by*Kotliar, Gabriel**185-192 The pseudogap state in high-Tc superconductors***by*Benfatto, L & Caprara, S & Perali, A**193-198 Spectral properties of a non-degenerate polaron gas***by*Ciuchi, S & de Pasquale, F & Fratini, S**199-205 Correlation energy, pair-distribution functions and static structure factors of jellium***by*Gori-Giorgi, Paola & Sacchetti, Francesco & Bachelet, Giovanni B.

### 2000, Volume 279, Issue 1

**1-20 Periodic sequential kinetic models with jumping, branching and deaths***by*Kolomeisky, Anatoly B. & Fisher, Michael E.**21-29 On thermostats and entropy production***by*van Beijeren, Henk & Dorfman, J.R.**30-36 Deviations from fluctuation–relaxation relations***by*Kraichnan, Robert H.**37-44 The existence of Burnett coefficients in the periodic Lorentz gas***by*Chernov, N.I. & Dettmann, C.P.**45-59 Toward a canonical-Hamiltonian and microscopic field theory of classical liquids***by*Choquard, Ph.**60-68 Possible existence of an extraordinary phase in the driven lattice gas***by*Zia, R.K.P. & Shaw, L.B. & Schmittmann, B.**69-99 Ballistic aggregation: a solvable model of irreversible many particles dynamics***by*Frachebourg, L. & Martin, Ph.A. & Piasecki, J.**100-109 Coarsening in the Ising model with vacancy dynamics***by*Fratzl, P & Penrose, O & Weinkamer, R & Žižak, I**110-122 Nucleation in fluids: some rigorous results***by*den Hollander, F. & Olivieri, E. & Scoppola, E.**123-142 Spatial particle condensation for an exclusion process on a ring***by*Rajewsky, N. & Sasamoto, T. & Speer, E.R.**143-150 Critical properties of nonequilibrium anisotropic lattice gases***by*Garrido, P.L. & Marro, J.**151-158 Correlations in a one-dimensional hysteresis model***by*Kimball, J.C. & Frisch, H.L. & Senapati, L.**159-168 Zero-temperature dynamics of Ising spin systems following a deep quench: results and open problems***by*Newman, C.M & Stein, D.L**169-179 Walks in rigid environments***by*Bunimovich, Leonid A.**180-187 Perturbation theory, asymptotic series and the renormalisation group***by*West, Geoffrey B**188-194 Finite size effects on the phase diagram of a binary mixture confined between competing walls***by*Müller, M & Binder, K & Albano, E.V**195-202 Wetting and non-wetting near critical points in solids***by*Cahn, J.W**203-212 Unified approach to prewetting and wetting phase transitions***by*Ispolatov, I. & Widom, B.**213-223 SCOZA critical exponents and scaling in three dimensions***by*Høye, J.S & Pini, D & Stell, G**224-235 Variational extensions of the mean spherical approximation***by*Blum, L. & Ubriaco, M.**236-243 Fermion Monte Carlo for continuum systems***by*Kalos, M.H. & Pederiva, F.**244-249 On the convergence of cluster expansions***by*Miracle-Sole, Salvador**250-259 A mathematical approach to universality in two dimensions***by*Spencer, Thomas**260-267 Another derivation of a sum rule for the two-dimensional two-component plasma***by*Jancovici, B. & Kalinay, P. & Šamaj, L.**268-286 Statistical mechanics of dipolar fluids: dielectric constant and sample shape***by*Alastuey, A. & Ballenegger, V.**287-295 Phase diagram of a model alloy with lattice misfit***by*Fischer, D & Nielaba, P**296-302 Lattice model for ordering in two-dimensional plastic crystals***by*Perram, John W. & Præstgaard, Eigil & Smith, Edgar R.**303-311 Poisson approximation for large contours in low-temperature Ising models***by*Ferrari, Pablo A. & Picco, Pierre**312-323 Lebowitz inequalities for Ashkin–Teller systems***by*Chayes, L & Shtengel, K**324-332 Chromatic polynomials, Potts models and all that***by*Sokal, Alan D**333-341 Logarithmic moments of characteristic polynomials of random matrices***by*Brézin, Edouard & Hikami, Shinobu**342-352 Statistical self-similarity of one-dimensional growth processes***by*Prähofer, Michael & Spohn, Herbert**353-368 Statistical mechanics approach to some problems in conformal geometry***by*Kiessling, Michael K.-H.**369-377 Constructive fractional-moment criteria for localization in random operators***by*Aizenman, Michael & Schenker, Jeffrey H & Friedrich, Roland M & Hundertmark, Dirk**378-385 Singlets and reflection symmetric spin systems***by*Lieb, Elliott H. & Schupp, Peter**386-397 On kink states of ferromagnetic chains***by*Bach, Ky-Thuan & Macris, Nicolas**398-407 Ground state energy of a non-integer number of particles with δ attractive interactions***by*Brunet, Éric & Derrida, Bernard**408-415 The fermionic correlation functions of the Falicov–Kimball model***by*Messager, Alain**416-431 Scattering theory from microscopic first principles***by*Dürr, Detlef & Goldstein, Sheldon & Teufel, Stefan & Zanghı̀, Nino**432-442 Quantum averaging for driven systems with resonances***by*Jauslin, H.R. & Guérin, S. & Thomas, S.**443-456 Econophysics: financial time series from a statistical physics point of view***by*Plerou, Vasiliki & Gopikrishnan, Parameswaran & Rosenow, Bernd & Amaral, Luis A.N. & Stanley, H.Eugene**457-464 Super-paramagnetic clustering of yeast gene expression profiles***by*Getz, G. & Levine, E. & Domany, E. & Zhang, M.Q.

### 2000, Volume 278, Issue 3

**295-303 Dynamic scaling for crack growth in a medium containing many initial defects***by*Nishiuma, Saburo & Miyazima, Sasuke**304-311 Relaxation function and dynamic exponent for discrete growth models***by*Kim, Jin Min & Lee, Jae Hwan & Kim, In-mook & Yang, Jin & Lee, Youngki**312-326 Anderson transition driven by running fractal dimensions in a fractal-shaped structure***by*Ugajin, R. & Hirata, S. & Kuroki, Y.**327-336 Thermal equilibrium polarization: a near-surface effect in dipolar-based molecular crystals***by*Bebie, H. & Hulliger, J.**337-346 Nonextensive boson gas and specific heat of 4He superfluid***by*Wang, Qiuping A & Pezeril, Michel & Méhauté, Alain Le**347-355 Remarks on the depletion interaction between nanoparticles and flexible polymers***by*Odijk, T**356-389 Effective interface models for ternary amphiphilic systems: thin–thick, first-order and continuous wetting transitions***by*Clarysse, F. & Boulter, C.J.**390-404 On periodic solutions of parametrically excited complex non-linear dynamical systems***by*Mahmoud, Gamal M. & Aly, Shaban A.H.**405-413 A Monte-Carlo approach to Poisson–Boltzmann like free-energy functionals***by*Deserno, Markus**414-427 Reducing quasi-ergodicity in a double well potential by Tsallis Monte Carlo simulation***by*Iwamatsu, Masao & Okabe, Yutaka**428-439 The relativistic kinetic formalism revisited***by*Sandoval-Villalbazo, Alfredo & Garcı́a-Colı́n, L.S**440-446 Macroscopical matter derived from quantum field theory***by*Domenech, G. & Levinas, M.L.**447-468 Integral equation theory for molecular fluids: effect of quadrupolar interactions***by*Gupta, Sushma & Ram, Jokhan & Singh, Ram Chandra**469-496 Quantum limit of the laser line width in chaotic cavities and statistics of residues of scattering matrix poles***by*Schomerus, H. & Frahm, K.M. & Patra, M. & Beenakker, C.W.J.**497-503 Generalized scaling in nonscaling diffusion***by*Bershadskii, A.**504-525 Response theory for random channel kinetics in complex systems. Application to lifetime distributions of active intermediates***by*Vlad, Marcel O. & Moran, Federico & Ross, John**526-537 Temporal kinetic oscillations in the oxidation of carbon monoxide: a subsurface layer effect***by*Khan, K.M**538-552 Charge transport in a dynamical system of interacting particles***by*Moreira, A.A & Araújo, A.D & Farias, G.A & Moreira, J.E & Jr, J.S.Andrade**553-562 Simple model for the linear temperature dependence of the electrical resistivity of layered cuprates***by*Mishonov, Todor M. & Mishonov, Mihail T.**563-570 Simulating inbreeding depression through the mutation accumulation theory***by*Sousa, A.O & de Oliveira, S.Moss & Bernardes, Américo T**571-578 Simple model of a limit order-driven market***by*Maslov, Sergei**579-587 Strategy selection in the minority game***by*D'hulst, R & Rodgers, G.J

### 2000, Volume 278, Issue 1

**1-17 Surface magnetism of a semi-infinite decorated Ising system***by*Kaneyoshi, T & Shin, S**18-31 Diffusion of Brownian particles governed by fluctuating friction***by*Łuczka, J & Talkner, P & Hänggi, P**32-51 Transient pores in stretched vesicles: role of leak-out***by*Brochard-Wyart, F. & de Gennes, P.G. & Sandre, O.**52-64 Multiple reentrance and fractal phase boundaries in the Barker–Fock model***by*Momma, Michinari & Walker, James S.**65-86 Experimental analysis of self-affine fractured rock surfaces through shadow length measurements***by*Boffa, J.M. & Allain, C. & Hulin, J.P.**87-106 The behavior of closed inextensible membranes in linear and quadratic shear flows***by*Olla, Piero**107-125 Boundary value problems for fractional diffusion equations***by*Metzler, Ralf & Klafter, Joseph**126-139 Sensitivity analysis of the stochastically and periodically forced Brusselator***by*Bashkirtseva, I.A & Ryashko, L.B**140-149 Maximum entropy approach to nonlinear modeling***by*Diambra, L**150-160 Time rescaling and generalized entropy in relation to the internal measurement concept***by*Rojdestvenski, I & Cottam, M.G**161-180 Monte Carlo simulation of the uniform shear flow in a dense rough sphere fluid***by*Frezzotti, Aldo**181-187 Crossover of the antiferromagnet Heisenberg to XY model***by*de Sousa, J.Ricardo & Araújo, Ijanı́lio G & Plascak, J.A**188-200 XY model on a four-layer triangular lattice with competition between ferromagnetic and antiferromagnetic layers***by*Wang, Yi & Honda, Yasushi & Horiguchi, Tsuyoshi**201-213 Path integral approach to the nonextensive canonical density matrix***by*Lenzi, E.K. & Malacarne, L.C. & Mendes, R.S.**214-221 Transition from quantum to classical Heisenberg trimers: thermodynamics and time correlation functions***by*Mentrup, D. & Schmidt, H.-J. & Schnack, J. & Luban, M.**222-234 Complete renormalization method beyond the conventional on-shell renormalization in both nonrelativistic and relativistic QED: renormalized expressions for the U-matrix and the spectral line shape***by*Seke, J.**235-242 Multifractal analysis of first-order phase transitions in an Ising system with four-spin interactions***by*Jeżewski, W**243-259 On the role of probability amplitudes in cell aggregation: an approach study towards morphogenesis***by*Bodmann, Bardo E.J & Mombach, José C.M**260-274 Black–Scholes option pricing within Itô and Stratonovich conventions***by*Perelló, J & Porrà, J.M & Montero, M & Masoliver, J**275-281 Evidence of multi-affinity in the Japanese stock market***by*Katsuragi, Hiroaki**282-288 Power-law distribution of family names in Japanese societies***by*Miyazima, Sasuke & Lee, Youngki & Nagamine, Tomomasa & Miyajima, Hiroaki

### 2000, Volume 277, Issue 3

**261-273 On the description of the Glauber dynamics of one dimensional disordered Ising chain***by*Aliev, M.A.**274-292 Self-organizing height-arrow model: numerical and analytical results***by*Shcherbakov, Robert & Turcotte, Donald L.**293-311 Critical points of metallic fluids***by*Likalter, Alexander A. & Schneidenbach, Hartmut**312-326 A model for persistent Levy motion***by*Chechkin, A.V & Gonchar, V.Yu**327-334 Ordering periodic spatial structures by non-equilibrium fluctuations***by*Vilar, J.M.G & Rubı́, J.M**335-348 A study of the Fokker–Planck equation of bistable systems by the method of state-dependent diagonalization***by*So, F. & Liu, K.L.**349-358 A generalized quasi-classical Boltzmann equation***by*Rossani, A & Kaniadakis, G**359-388 Intermittency exponents and energy spectrum of the Burgers and KPZ equations with correlated noise***by*Verma, Mahendra K.**389-404 Hydrodynamic time-correlation functions of a Heisenberg ferrofluid***by*Mryglod, I. & Folk, R. & Dubyk, S. & Rudavskii, Yu.**405-414 Magnetic polaritons in Fibonacci quasicrystals***by*Albuquerque, E.L & Guimarães, E.S**415-431 Fluctuations in the phase-field model of solidification***by*Pavlik, Stanislav G. & Sekerka, Robert F.**432-454 Inclusion of finite-temperature effects in a nonlinear description of strongly interacting many-body systems***by*Tuszyński, J.A. & Dixon, J.M.**455-468 Information potential and transition to criticality for certain two-species chemical systems***by*Gaveau, Bernard & Moreau, Michel & Toth, Janos**469-495 Minimal irreversible quantum mechanics. The decay of unstable states***by*Arbó, Diego G. & Castagnino, Mario A. & Gaioli, Fabián H. & Iguri, Sergio**496-501 Self-organization, resources and strategies in a minority game***by*Ceva, Horacio**502-508 Cooperation in the Minority Game with local information***by*Kalinowski, Thomas & Schulz, Hans-Jörg & Briese, Michael

### 2000, Volume 277, Issue 1

**1-11 The N-steps invasion percolation model***by*Zara, Reginaldo A & Onody, Roberto N**12-24 Three-sublattice da Costa–Nobre–Yokoi model with spin S***by*Katayama, Katsuki & Horiguchi, Tsuyoshi**25-34 Statistical analysis of successive random additions for generating fractional Brownian motion***by*McGaughey, Donald R & Aitken, George J.M**35-46 Novel Monte-Carlo lattice approach to rapid directional solidification of binary alloys***by*Conti, Massimo & Marconi, Umberto Marini Bettolo**47-61 Sand as a compressible fluid***by*Ivšić, Tomislav & Galović, Antun & Kirin, Davor**62-70 Dynamics of the expanding DNA nucleoid released from a bacterial cell***by*Odijk, T**71-82 Reduction of dimensionality in a diffusion search process and kinetics of gene expression***by*Hoł yst, Robert & Błażejczyk, M & Burdzy, K & Góralski, G & Bocquet, L**83-105 Dynamic roughening: Nucleation and stochastic equations***by*Tartaglino, Ugo & Levi, Andrea C**106-114 Short-time behaviour of the two-dimensional hard-disk model***by*Jaster, A.**115-123 Application of generalized thermostatistics to fully developed turbulence***by*Beck, Christian**124-126 Persistence exponent of the diffusion equation in ε dimensions***by*Hilhorst, H.J**127-135 Competition and cooperation between thermal noise and external driving force***by*Bao, J.D & Abe, Y & Zhuo, Y.Z**136-145 Information entropy and power-law distributions for chaotic systems***by*Bashkirov, A.G. & Vityazev, A.V.**146-156 Fisher information and quantum systems with position-dependent effective mass***by*Puente, A. & Plastino, A.R. & Casas, M. & Garcias, F. & Plastino, A.