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# Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications

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### 1998, Volume 254, Issue 1

**156-163 Geometric symmetries and cluster simulations***by*Heringa, J.R & Blöte, H.W.J**164-178 Multicanonical Monte Carlo simulations***by*Janke, Wolfhard**179-184 Random sequential adsorption, series expansion and Monte Carlo simulation***by*Wang, Jian-Sheng**185-189 Fourier transform for replicated systems***by*Carlucci, Domenico M**190-197 Branched tree structures: From polymers to river networks***by*Manna, S.S.**198-206 Exact spin–spin correlation functions of Bethe lattice Ising and BEG models in external fields***by*Izmailian, N.Sh & Hu, Chin-Kun**207-214 An Ising spin-S model on generalized recursive lattice***by*Ananikian, N.S. & Izmailian, N.Sh. & Oganessyan, K.A.**215-230 A new approach to computing the scaling exponents in fluid turbulence from first principles***by*Belinicher, Victor I. & L’vov, Victor S. & Procaccia, Itamar**231-247 Flowing soap films: a laboratory for studying two-dimensional hydrodynamics***by*Goldburg, W.I. & Belmonte, A. & Wu, X.L. & Zusman, I.**248-256 Edge scaling of soap froth***by*Szeto, K.Y. & Tam, W.Y.**257-271 Potential effects on instantaneous normal modes of liquids***by*Wu, Ten-Ming & Ma, Wen-Jong & Tsay, Shiow-Fon**272-279 Electrorheological and dielectric characteristics of semiconductive polyaniline-silicone oil suspensions***by*Choi, Hyoung J & Cho, Min S & To, Kiwing**280-291 Releasing a stretched polymer chain: scaling and Monte Carlo studies***by*Lai, Pik-Yin & Sheng, Yu-Jane & Tsao, Heng-Kwong**292-299 Abnormal scattering of polymer in binary solvent***by*To, Kiwing & Kim, Chul A & Choi, Hyoung J**300-316 A non-hermitean particle in a disordered world***by*Zee, A.**317-331 Localization in non-Hermitian quantum mechanics and flux-line pinning in superconductors***by*Hatano, Naomichi

### 1998, Volume 253, Issue 1

**1-8 Heisenberg spin glass on a hypercubic cell***by*Stariolo, Daniel A.**9-22 Connection between dispersive transport and statistics of extreme events***by*Kehr, K.W. & Murthy, K.P.N. & Ambaye, H.**23-37 Multifractal specific heat***by*Bershadskii, A.**38-56 Categorization in a layered neural network***by*Martins, J.A. & Theumann, W.K.**57-65 Nonequilibrium neural network with competing dynamics11Supported by the DGICYT, Project No. PB91-0709, and Junta de Andalucı́a***by*Garrido, P.L. & Marro, J. & Torres, J.J.**66-76 Brownian dynamics simulation of needle-spring chains***by*Mikkelsen, Arne & Knudsen, Kenneth D. & Elgsaeter, Arnljot**77-104 The viscosity of a moderately dense, polydisperse suspension of spherical particles***by*Wajnryb, Eligiusz & Dahler, John S.**105-117 The transition from deterministic chaos to a stochastic process***by*Kantz, Holger & Olbrich, Eckehard**118-133 Quantitative characterization of spatiotemporal chaos II: Dynamic aspects and anomalous scaling***by*Shibata, Hiroshi**134-142 Quantitative characterization of spatiotemporal patterns***by*Shibata, Hiroshi**143-153 Long-range correlation properties of area-preserving chaotic systems***by*Adrover, Alessandra & Giona, Massimiliano**154-160 A similar extension of the WKI hierarchy, its Hamiltonian structure and the associated finite-dimensional Hamiltonian system***by*Zhimin, Jiang**161-177 Radiation-induced reduction of a wave packet in a magnetic field***by*Smirnov, Anatoly Yu.**178-187 Stretched exponential-like impurity relaxation in the S=1/2XY chain: a numerical study***by*Sen, Surajit & Blersch, Thomas D**188-198 Identical particles and strong dynamical localization on the Möbius strip***by*Oliveira, César R.de & Pellegrino, Giancarlo Q**199-204 Comparison of mean-field and Monte Carlo approaches to dynamic hysteresis in Ising ferromagnets***by*Muktish Acharyya,**205-210 A generalized Einstein relation for flux-limited diffusion***by*Zakari, M. & Jou, D.**211-222 Approximate solutions of a class of complex nonlinear dynamical systems***by*Mahmoud, Gamal M.**223-246 Real processing II: Extremal principles of irreversible thermodynamics, relations, generalizations and time dependence***by*Reiser, Bernhard**247-259 Quantal Euclidean mappings***by*Rigo, A. & Casas, M. & Plastino, A.**260-270 The Gambier mapping, revisited***by*Grammaticos, B. & Ramani, A. & Lafortune, S.**271-289 Equations of motion in nonequilibrium statistical mechanics for nonextensive systems***by*Rajagopal, A.K.**290-300 Path integral approach to fluctuations in relativistic transport***by*Vázquez, F & Rı́o, J.A.del**301-306 Onsets of avalanches in the BTW model***by*Bhowal, Ajanta**307-314 Effects of randomness and spatially dependent relaxation on sandpile models***by*Lam, Pui-Man & Akanbi, Isiaka & Newman, David E**315-322 Phase transition in a computer network model***by*Tretyakov, A.Yu. & Takayasu, H. & Takayasu, M.**323-332 Learning the reversed-wedge problem using a multi-interacting perceptron with correlated weights***by*Botelho, E**333-346 Optimal supervised learning with two teachers***by*Idiart, Marco A.P & Helena, Emerson L.de Santa**347-352 On modeling epidemics Including latency, incubation and variable susceptibility***by*Ahmed, E. & Agiza, H.N.**353-365 Phase transition and critical phenomenon in traffic flow model with velocity-dependent sensitivity***by*Nagatani, Takashi**366-378 Theoretical approach to biological aging***by*Almeida, R.M.C.de & Oliveira, S.Moss de & Penna, T.J.P.**379-393 Metric adaption for analog forecasting***by*Fraedrich, Klaus & Rückert, Bernd**394-402 Scaling in the market of futures***by*Scalas, Enrico**403-418 Dynamical optimization theory of a diversified portfolio***by*Marsili, Matteo & Maslov, Sergei & Zhang, Yi-Cheng**419-427 Singularities of the effective fugacity on the Ising model on the Cayley tree***by*Barata, J.C.A. & Borges Jr, E. & Germano, W.P.**428-447 On minimal/maximal ground-state thresholds in uniform classes of 2D ±J Ising models***by*Bendisch, J. & Trotha, H.v.**448-458 The Potts model on the Bethe lattice***by*Aguiar, F.S.de & Jr, S.Goulart Rosa**459-472 Phase diagram in a continuum model of the classical Heisenberg ferromagnet: mean spherical approximation***by*Sokolovska, T.G.**473-482 Finite-size-scaling study of a generalized quantumhard-rod model in a longitudinal magnetic field***by*Bassir, A & Bassir, C.E & Benyoussef, A & Klümper, A & Zittartz, J**483-497 Orientational ordering transition in a continuous-spin ferrofluid***by*Romano, Silvano & Zagrebnov, Valentin A.**498-506 Self-consistent linear response approximation for quantum many-body systems***by*Toyoda, Tadashi**507-516 Quantum corrections for general partition functions***by*Evangelista, L.R. & Malacarne, L.C. & Mendes, R.S.**517-529 Two-centre double delta-function potential in one dimension***by*Patil, S.H. & Roy, A.S.**530-540 Analytic solution of a set of discrete Boltzmann equations***by*Schmidt, Jeffrey R**541-554 High-frequency photoabsorption by an ion immersed in a plasma as calculated from Bloch’s hydrodynamic model***by*Ishikawa, K & Felderhof, B.U**555-593 Projected moments in relativistic kinetic theory***by*Struchtrup, Henning

### 1998, Volume 252, Issue 3

**271-277 Log-periodic oscillations for biased diffusion on random lattice***by*Stauffer, Dietrich & Sornette, Didier**278-294 On superconductivity in (YBa2Cu3O7−δ)m/(PrBa2Cu3O7−δ)n superlattices. A quantitative analysis based on indirect-exchange pairing***by*Jansen, L. & Block, R.**295-307 Mean field theory for ordinary and hot sandpiles***by*Caldarelli, Guido**308-324 Kinetic equations for smooth granular systems II. The non-homogeneous gas***by*Morgado, W.A.M. & Oppenheim, I.**325-335 A model of population dynamics***by*Pȩkalski, Andrzej**336-344 Evolution under stabilizing selection through gene flow***by*Sznajd-Weron, K & Pȩkalski, A**345-361 On the inverse problem of statistical physics: from irreversible semigroups to chaotic dynamics***by*Antoniou, I. & Gustafson, K. & Suchanecki, Z.**362-376 Rigged Hilbert spaces associated with Misra–Prigogine–Courbage theory of irreversibility***by*Ordóñez, Adolfo R**377-387 New hierarchies of isospectral and non-isospectral integrable NLEEs derived from the Harry–Dym spectral problem11The Project Partly Supported by NNSFC and PMTPPC***by*Qiao, Zhijun**388-404 Numerical simulations for traffic-flow models on a decorated square lattice***by*Horiguchi, Tsuyoshi & Sakakibara, Takehito**405-416 Optimization of non-linear gravity models through generalized simulated annealing***by*Mundim, K.C & Lemaire, T.J & Bassrei, A**417-427 Stochastic system with colored correlation between white noise and colored noise***by*Jia, Y. & Li, J.R.**428-449 Quantitative characterization of spatiotemporal chaos***by*Shibata, Hiroshi**450-460 Five-loop expansion for a universal combination of critical amplitudes of the 3D dilute Ising model***by*Mayer, I**461-476 Dissipationless states in dissipative systems***by*Fain, Benjamin & Lin, Sheng H.**477-487 Magnons in the Heisenberg model with a dynamical scaling symmetry***by*Caspers, W.J. & Kuźma, M. & Lulek, B. & Lulek, T.**488-504 Microfields and fusion rates for dense plasmas***by*Romanovsky, M.Yu & Ebeling, W**505-546 Chromatic polynomials for families of strip graphs and their asymptotic limits***by*Roček, Martin & Shrock, Robert & Tsai, Shan-Ho**547-564 The Landauer conductance of generalised Fibonacci superlattices. Numerical results***by*Salejda, Włodzimierz & Szyszuk, Paweł**565-585 Analytic Bethe ansatz and functional equations associated with any simple root systems of the Lie superalgebra sl(r+1∣s+1)***by*Tsuboi, Zengo**586-610 On localized “X-shaped” Superluminal solutions to Maxwell equations11Work partially supported by INFN, MURST and CNR (Italy), and by CAPES, CNPq (Brazil). This paper first appeared in preliminary form as Report INFN/FM–96/01 (I.N.F.N.; Frascati, 1996), its number in the electronic LANL Archives being # physics/9610012; Oct. 15, 1996; cf. Ref. [24]***by*Recami, Erasmo

### 1998, Volume 252, Issue 1

**1-9 Rigidity percolation on aperiodic lattices***by*Losev, A. & Babalievski, F.**10-22 The origin of an increasing or decreasing multifractal spectrum***by*Opheusden, Joost H.J.van**23-34 Measurements of fractal dimension by box-counting: a critical analysis of data scatter***by*Buczkowski, Stéphane & Hildgen, Patrice & Cartilier, Louis**35-47 Numerical analysis of the bond-random antiferromagnetic S=1 Heisenberg chain***by*Nishiyama, Yoshihiro**48-60 Distributions of triplets in genetic sequences***by*Shi, Yu & Kanter, Ido & Kessler, David**61-66 Dimensions of a plectonemic DNA supercoil under fairly general perturbations***by*Odijk, Theo & Ubbink, Job**67-84 The microphysical effects in nonisothermal nucleation***by*Kuni, F.M & Grinin, A.P & Shchekin, A.K**85-137 Wetting of curved surfaces***by*Bieker, T. & Dietrich, S.**138-150 Again, linearizable mappings***by*Ramani, A. & Grammaticos, B. & Tamizhmani, K.M. & Lafortune, S.**151-158 Zero-temperature dynamic transition in the random field Ising model: a Monte Carlo study***by*Acharyya, Muktish**159-164 Macroscopic current in fractional anomalous diffusion***by*Zanette, Damián H.**165-172 Ballistic coalescence model***by*Ispolatov, S & Krapivsky, P.L**173-177 Survivors in the two-dimensional Potts model: zero-temperature dynamics for finite Q***by*Hennecke, Michael**178-198 The marriage problem and the fate of bachelors***by*Nieuwenhuizen, Th.M.**199-210 Numerical simulations of a two-dimensional lattice grain boundary model***by*Jaster, A. & Hahn, H.H.**211-216 High-temperature series expansions of susceptibility of the square-lattice Ising model with first- and second-neighbour interactions***by*Hsiao, Yueh-Ching & Lin, Keh-Ying**217-224 Exact results for a decorated Ising model***by*Jaščur, Michal**225-237 Exact solution of a decorated ferrimagnetic Ising model***by*Dakhama, A.**238-268 Relativistic corrections for a classical one-component plasma with Darwin interactions***by*Appel, Walter & Alastuey, Angel

### 1998, Volume 251, Issue 3

**291-302 The maximum entropy principle and the nature of fractals***by*Pastor-Satorras, R & Wagensberg, J**303-308 An inhomogeneous self-organized critical model for earthquakes***by*Elgazzar, A.S.**309-319 Replica symmetry breaking in the critical behavior in the m-component ferromagnetic spin systems with a short-range disorder***by*Wu, Xin-tian**320-331 Fluctuating hydrodynamics in the Burnett regime***by*Romero-Bastida, M. & Velasco, R.M.**332-347 Nucleation stage of ferrocolloid phase separation induced by an external magnetic field***by*Zubarev, Andrej Yu & Ivanov, Alexey O**348-367 Non-linear evolution of a system of elongated droplike aggregates in a metastable magnetic fluid***by*Ivanov, Alexey O. & Zubarev, Andrej Yu.**368-381 Memory correlation effect on thermal ratchets***by*Arizmendi, C.M. & Family, Fereydoon**382-388 Brownian motors possessing internal degree of freedom***by*Li, Yu-Xiao**389-398 Monte Carlo simulation of the reaction–diffusion process of a complex chemical scheme on a fractal lattice***by*Wang, Hongli & Xin, Houwen**399-429 Activated rate processes in many dimensions: energy diffusion with slow adjustment of a nonreactive mode***by*Berezhkovskii, A.M. & Zitserman, V.Yu. & Yang, D.-Y. & Kuo, J. & Lin, S.H.**430-438 A computer simulation study of cell population in a fuzzy interaction model for mutating HIV***by*Mielke, Aaron & Pandey, R.B**439-451 Failure of universal finite-size scaling above the upper critical dimension***by*Chen, X.S. & Dohm, V.**452-468 Differential kinetic equations for a Rayleigh gas with inelastic collisions***by*Ferrari, Leonardo & Carbognani, Albino**469-484 Influence of the finite duration and efficiency of collisions on the orientational relaxation times of non-spherical molecules in the hindered rotation limit***by*Blokhin, A.P. & Gelin, M.F.**485-506 Finite-temperature properties of one-dimensional chiral XY model under an external field and a uniaxial potential***by*Horiguchi, Michinari Momma, Tsuyoshi**507-511 Realization of the which-path detector and quantum eraser through the Raman atom–field interaction***by*Zheng, Shi-Biao & Guo, Guang-Can

### 1998, Volume 251, Issue 1

**1-11 Avatars of the gyroid***by*Schick, M.**12-26 Star–triangle approach to boundary behavior in the two-dimensional Ising model***by*Burkhardt, Theodore W. & Guim, Ihnsouk**27-39 Fluctuations in the structure of three-phase lines***by*Bukman, Dirk Jan & Widom, B**40-51 Equilibrium shapes of droplets across grain boundaries***by*Zia, R.K.P**52-69 Real-space renormalization from a geometric fractal perspective***by*Nijs, Marcel den**70-80 Numerical analysis of the non-universal continuous wetting transition in a type-I superconductor***by*Clarysse, F. & Indekeu, J.O.**81-94 Wetting and drying of a rigid substrate under variation of the microscopic details***by*Bruin, C.**95-103 Collapse of a polymer in two dimensions***by*Blöte, H.W.J & Batchelor, M.T & Nienhuis, B**104-114 Critical correlation functions of the Potts model***by*Nienhuis, Bernard**115-131 Derivation of the Kač formula in the Coulomb gas picture***by*Knops, Hubert J.F. & Bastiaansen, Paul J.M.**132-142 Surface operator content of the AL face models***by*Batchelor, Murray T.**143-161 Fixed-node Monte Carlo calculations for the 1d Kondo lattice model***by*Bemmel, H.J.M.van & Saarloos, W.van & Haaf, D.F.B.ten**162-178 Ordered states in the disordered Hubbard model***by*Denteneer, P.J.H & Ulmke, M & Scalettar, R.T & Zimanyi, G.T**179-201 Wilson renormalization of a reaction–diffusion process***by*van Wijland, F. & Oerding, K. & Hilhorst, H.J.**202-210 The dimension dependence of gel electrophoresis***by*Leegwater, Jan A.**211-223 Universal Ising dynamics in two dimensions***by*Nightingale, M.P. & Blöte, H.W.J.**224-234 Cluster dynamics and universality of Ising lattice gases***by*Heringa, J.R. & Blöte, H.W.J.**235-244 Crossover kinetics of asphaltene aggregation in hydrocarbon solutions***by*Yudin, I.K & Nikolaenko, G.L & Gorodetskii, E.E & Markhashov, E.L & Agayan, V.A & Anisimov, M.A & Sengers, J.V**245-250 Lattice covering by two random walkers in one dimension***by*Hemmer, P.C & Hemmer, S**251-265 Viscosity and diffusion in hard-sphere-like colloidal suspensions***by*Cohen, E.G.D. & Verberg, R. & Schepper, I.M.de**266-283 Ring kinetic theory for an idealized granular gas***by*Noije, T.P.C.van & Ernst, M.H. & Brito, R.

### 1998, Volume 250, Issue 1

**1-7 Modified scaling relation for the random-field Ising model***by*Nowak, U. & Usadel, K.D. & Esser, J.**8-45 Quantum phase transition in spin glasses with multi-spin interactions***by*Nieuwenhuizen, Theo M. & Ritort, Felix**46-57 Tempering simulations in the four dimensional ±J Ising spin glass in a magnetic field***by*Picco, Marco & Ritort, Felix**58-82 Thermomechanical properties of the WCA–Lennard-Jones model system in its fluid and solid states***by*Hess, Siegfried & Kröger, Martin & Voigt, Harald**83-90 Universality in the critical dynamics of fluids: ultrasonic attenuation***by*Bhattacharjee, Jayanta K. & Ferrell, Richard A.**91-102 Entropy versus correlations in simple fluids: The gas–liquid and freezing transitions***by*Giaquinta, P.V & Giunta, G & Malescio, G**103-114 Propagation of short-range order in the lattice gas***by*Oota, Yasuhito & Kakiuchi, Takahiro & Miyazima, Sasuke & Tanaka, Tomoyasu**115-132 Structure and film formation in charged emulsions and microemulsions***by*Petsev, Dimiter Nikolov**133-141 Generalization of the Williams–Landel–Ferry equation***by*Dagdug, L. & García-Colín, L.S.**142-166 The viscosity of a moderately dense suspension of particles with piece-wise constant potentials of interaction***by*Wajnryb, Eligiusz & Dahler, John S.**167-230 Coupled Hamiltonians and three-dimensional short-range wetting transitions***by*Parry, A.O. & Swain, P.S.**231-252 Dynamic numerical models of stock market price: from microscopic determinism to macroscopic randomness***by*Sato, Aki-Hiro & Takayasu, Hideki**253-264 Simultaneous Brownian motion of N particles in a temperature gradient***by*Rubı́, J.M & Mazur, P**265-294 Fokker–Planck and non-linear hydrodynamic equations of an inelastic system of several Brownian particles in a non-equilibrium bath***by*Shea, Joan-Emma & Oppenheim, Irwin**295-314 Linear stochastic dynamics with nonlinear fractal properties***by*Sornette, Didier**315-326 Aging in the linear harmonic oscillator***by*Bonilla, L.L. & Padilla, F.G. & Ritort, F.**327-334 Are random walks random?***by*Nogués, J. & Costa-Krämer, J.L. & Rao, K.V.**335-344 Random walk on the prime numbers***by*Wolf, Marek**345-354 Correlation function studies on the Domany–Kinzel cellular automaton***by*Nagy, T.F. & Mahanti, S.D. & Tsallis, C.**355-361 A hierarchical scheme for cooperativity and folding in proteins***by*Hansen, Alex & Jensen, Mogens H. & Sneppen, Kim & Zocchi, Giovanni**362-372 Corrections to finite-size-scaling in two dimensional Potts models***by*Kim, Jae-Kwon & Landau, D.P.**373-383 Critical temperature in the two-layered Ising model***by*Lipowski, A**384-393 The spin-12 transverse Ising model with four spin interactions***by*Laaboudi, B. & Kerouad, M.**394-422 Summation of series in statistical mechanics by continued exponentials***by*Poland, Douglas**423-434 One-loop-dimensional reduction of the linear σ model***by*Malbouisson, A.P.C. & Silva-Neto, M.B. & Svaiter, N.F.**435-452 Stability of the non-radial eigenmodes of a uniformly charged elastic globe***by*Bastrukov, Sergey & Podgainy, Dmitry**453-469 On the mean-field theory of magnetic multilayers with bilinear and biquadratic Heisenberg exchange***by*Lazarev, Svetislav & Škrinjar, Mario & Kapor, Darko & Stojanović, Stanoje**470-494 Cooperative phenomena in non-Heisenberg spin model with two- and three-atom interactions***by*Mitra, S.N. & Chakraborty, K.G.**495-505 Renormalization group study of Mullins’ equation for molecular beam epitaxy with conserved noise***by*Lam, Pui-Man & Bagayoko, Diola**506-516 Dielectric response in Bloch’s hydrodynamic model of an electron–ion plasma***by*Ishikawa, K & Felderhof, B.U**517-534 Discrete anchoring: Bulk-substrate coupling in lattice models***by*Paraskevaidis, C.E & Taylor, P.L & Mulder, B.M & Papatriantafillou, C**535-548 Goldberg’s theorem and the Baker–Campbell–Hausdorff formula***by*Kobayashi, Hiroto & Hatanoau>, Naomichi & Suzuki, Masuo

### 1998, Volume 249, Issue 1

**1-9 Periodic, aperiodic, and transient patterns in vibrated granular layers***by*Umbanhowar, Paul B. & Melo, Francisco & Swinney, Harry L.**10-17 Propagating solitary states in highly dissipative driven fluids***by*Fineberg, J. & Lioubashevski, O.**18-26 Experiments on spatio-temporal chaos11This paper is based on work done with many collaborators, including K.M.S. Bajaj, R. Behringer, U. Bisang, E. Bodenschatz, D.S. Cannell, M. Dennin, R.E. Ecke, Y.-C. Hu, J. Liu, S.W. Morris, and M. Urisch***by*Ahlers, Guenter**27-35 Ordered and disordered defect chaos***by*Granzow, Glen D. & Riecke, Hermann**36-46 Particle dispersion in a multidimensional random flow with arbitrary temporal correlations***by*Falkovich, G. & Kazakov, V. & Lebedev, V.**47-52 Excitable medium with left–right symmetry breaking***by*Dupont, C. & Agladze, K. & Krinsky, V.**53-63 The dynamics of Dictyostelium development***by*Levine, Herbert**64-72 Dynamics of voltage-gated ion-channel proteins***by*Braun, Erez**73-81 Morphology diagram of possible structures in diffusional growth***by*Brener, E. & Müller-Krumbhaar, H. & Temkin, D. & Abel, T.**88-95 Stochastic resonance and ratchets – new manifestations***by*Berdichevsky, V. & Gitterman, M.**96-102 Wrinkling of stable fronts in viscous flow***by*Webman, Itzhak & Kessler, David A.**103-110 Formation of periodic and localized patterns in an oscillating granular layer***by*Aranson, Igor S. & Tsimring, Lev S.**111-117 Separation and pattern formation in hydraulic jumps***by*Bohr, T. & Ellegaard, C. & Espe Hansen, A. & Hansen, K. & Haaning, A. & Putkaradze, V. & Watanabe, S.**118-124 Kinematic equations for front motion and spiral-wave nucleation***by*Hagberg, Aric & Meron, Ehud**125-133 Spiral dynamics in pattern-forming systems: mean-flow effects***by*Tsimring, Lev S.**134-140 On the breakup of target and spiral waves on a disk in a reaction–diffusion system with long-range interaction***by*Nekhamkina, O. & Sheintuch, M.**141-145 Long-wave instability in optical parametric oscillators***by*Musslimani, Ziad H**146-150 Rotating convection at moderate Prandtl number***by*Ponty, Y. & Passot, T. & Sulem, P.L.**151-155 Directed chaotic motion in a periodic potential***by*Farago, Oded & Kantor, Yacov**156-161 Biased chaotic diffusion***by*Barkai, E. & Klafter, J.**162-166 Arbitrary-dimensional spike autosolitons***by*Osipov, V.V & Severtsev, A.V**167-173 The power dependence of auto-oscillations due to modulation instability in perpendicularly magnetized YIG films***by*Laulicht, I. & Kraftmakher, Y.**174-178 Propagation of Turing–Hopf fronts***by*Or-Guil, M & Bode, M**179-183 Stability of non-equilateral hexagonal patterns governed by generalized amplitude equations***by*Nuz, A.E & Nepomnyashchy, A.A & Pismen, L.M**184-189 Stick–slip dynamics of interfacial friction***by*Rozman, M.G. & Urbakh, M. & Klafter, J.**190-195 Interferometric measurement of the temperature field in the vicinity of ice crystals growing from supercooled water***by*Braslavsky, I. & Lipson, S.G.**196-205 The dynamics of reactive wetting on solid surfaces***by*de Gennes, P.G.**206-215 Liquid-to-solid transitions in thin liquid films induced by confinement11Based on a talk given at the Vth Bar Ilan Conference on Frontiers in Condensed Matter Physics, Ramat Gan, Israel (March 1997)***by*Klein, Jacob & Kumacheva, Eugenia**216-225 Complex formation between DNA and cationic surfactant***by*Gorelov, Alexander V. & Kudryashov, Evgeny D. & Jacquier, Jean-Christophe & McLoughlin, Daragh M. & Dawson, Kenneth A.