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### 1999, Volume 263, Issue 1

**180-186 Metastable states: smooth continuations through the critical point***by*Shlosman, Senya**187-196 Signature of phase coherence in mesoscopic systems***by*Noat, Yves & Reulet, Bertrand & Bouchiat, Hélène & Mailly, Dominique**197-207 Breakdown of Fermi liquid in correlated electron systems***by*Castellani, Claudio & Di Castro, Carlo**208-214 An unexpected conducting phase in two dimensions***by*Sarachik, M.P. & Kravchenko, S.V. & Simonian, D. & Pudalov, V.M.**215-221 Quenched randomness at first-order transitions***by*Cardy, John**222-233 Phase transitions and singularities in random quantum systems***by*Fisher, Daniel S.**234-241 Aging in a Lennard-Jones glass***by*Kob, Walter & Barrat, Jean-Louis**242-251 Thermal properties of slow dynamics***by*Cugliandolo, Leticia & Kurchan, Jorge**252-262 The physics of wall turbulence***by*Jiménez, Javier**263-270 Turbulence in compressible flows***by*Porter, David & Pouquet, Annick & Sytine, Igor & Woodward, Paul**271-283 Breakdown of Debye screening in quantum Coulomb systems and van der Waals forces***by*Alastuey, Angel**284-292 Relaxation of 2D turbulence of vortex crystals***by*Driscoll, C.F. & Schecter, D.A. & Jin, D.Z. & Dubin, D.H.E. & Fine, K.S. & Cass, A.C.**293-304 Negative specific heat in astronomy, physics and chemistry***by*Lynden-Bell, D.**305-314 Growth patterns in electrodeposition***by*Léger, Christophe & Servant, Laurent & Bruneel, Jean Luc & Argoul, Françoise**315-328 Microscopic chaos and chemical reactions***by*Gaspard, Pierre**329-337 Nonlinear phenomena in heterogeneous catalysis***by*Mikhailov, Alexander S.**338-344 Pattern formation in three-dimensional dendritic growth***by*Brener, E.**345-353 Ordering phenomena on growing films***by*Kardar, Mehran**354-361 Jamming and stress propagation in particulate matter***by*Gates, M.E. & Wittmer, J.P. & Bouchaud, J.-P. & Claudin, P.**362-368 Collective motion and solid-liquid type transitions in vibrated granular layers***by*Mujica, Nicolás & Caballero, Leonardo & Melo, Francisco**369-377 Interfacial curvature in phase-separating binary fluids: comparison between computer simulation and experiments***by*Koga, Tsuyoshi & Jinnai, Hiroshi & Hashimoto, Takeji**378-388 Strong weak and metastable liquids structural and dynamical aspects of the liquid state***by*Vliegenthart, G.A. & Lodge, J.F.M. & Lekkerkerker, H.N.W.**389-391 Protein folding: Insights from simulations***by*Karplus, Martin**392-404 Phase coexistence in a single DNA molecule***by*Strick, T. & Allemand, J.-F. & Bensimon, D. & Lavery, R. & Croquette, V.**405-414 Slow dynamics and regularization phenomena in ensembles of chaotic neurons***by*Rabinovich, M.I. & Varona, P. & Torres, J.J. & Huerta, R. & Abarbanel, H.D.I.**415-426 Elements for a theory of financial risks***by*Bouchaud, J.-Ph.**427-437 A statistical-physics approach to language acquisition and language change***by*Cassandro, Marzio & Collet, Pierre & Galves, Antonio & Galves, Charlotte**438-451 Cellular automata for traffic simulations***by*Wolf, Dietrich E.**452-465 Random walks, polymers, percolation, and quantum gravity in two dimensions***by*Duplantier, Bertrand**466-476 Charge and density fluctuations in electrolytes: The Lebowitz and other correlation lengths***by*Fisher, Michael E. & Bekiranov, Stefan**477-487 Renormalization and fixed points in finance, since 1962***by*Mandelbrot, Benoit B.**491-499 Some problems in statistical mechanics that I would like to see solved***by*Lieb, Elliott H.**500-515 What do we know that van der Waals did not know?***by*Widom, B.**516-527 Microscopic origins of irreversible macroscopic behavior***by*Lebowitz, Joel L.**528-539 Laws of nature, probability and time symmetry breaking***by*Prigogine, I.**540-544 Gaps and new ideas in our understanding of nonequilibrium***by*Ruelle, David**545-553 The statistical-mechanical theory of stress transmission in granular materials***by*Edwards, S.F. & Grinev, D.V.**554-556 Some views from forty years as a statistical mechanician***by*Fisher, Michael E.**557-564 Complex systems: a physicist's viewpoint***by*Parisi, Giorgio**565-566 Mathematical problems of turbulence***by*Sinai, Ya.G.

### 1999, Volume 262, Issue 3

**251-263 Conductivity exponent and backbone dimension in 2-d percolation***by*Grassberger, Peter**264-279 Numerical model for large-scale properties of composites***by*Räisänen, VilhoI. & Herrmann, HansJ.**280-293 Partial integration and local mean field approach for a vector lattice model of microemulsions: unbalanced case***by*Buzano, C & Pelizzola, A & Pretti, M**294-306 Reaction and diffusion in a lamellar structure: the effect of the lamellar arrangement upon yield***by*Clifford, MichaelJ. & Cox, StephenM. & Roberts, E.P.L.**307-327 Probabilistic models for particle and scalar transport in fluctuating flows: an evaluation of simple closure approximations***by*Swailes, David C. & Darbyshire, Kirsty F.F.**328-334 On a definition of stable droplets in the lattice-gas model***by*Campi, X. & Krivine, H. & Puente, A.**335-348 Constitutive equations for viscoelastic surface diffusion: Effects of deformation and thermal history***by*Sagis, Leonard M.C.**349-358 A variational approach to relaxation in rugged free energy landscapes***by*Appignanesi, G.A. & Montani, Rubén & Fernández, Ariel**359-375 The informational-statistical-entropy operator in a nonequilibrium ensemble formalism***by*Hassan , Sergio A. & Vasconcellos, Aurea R. & Luzzi, Roberto**376-387 An origin of 1/f fluctuations at a nonequilibrium phase transition***by*Koverda, V.P. & Skokov, V.N.**388-395 Irreversible deposition of directed self-avoiding random walks on a square lattice***by*Budinski-Petković, Lj. & Kozmidis-Luburić, U.**396-404 Kinetic equation for Brownian particles***by*ten Bosch, A.**405-419 Bi-hamiltonian structure of JM hierarchy with self-consistent sources***by*Zeng, Yunbo**420-427 Scaling properties of the cluster distribution of a critical nonequilibrium model***by*Chaves, Marta & Santos, MariaAugusta**428-440 Discrete generator coordinate: Symmetry restoration in finite-dimensional spaces***by*Galetti, D. & Pimentel, B.M. & Lima, C.L. & Kyotoku, M.**441-454 A decorated Ising system with a random field at a decorated site***by*Kaneyoshi, T. & Shin, S. & Maeno, T.**455-466 Indirect-exchange coupling and high-TC superconductivity: analysis of TC as a function of pressure in Hg1−xAuxBa2Ca2Cu3Oy. Comparison with other Hg-cuprates***by*Jansen, L. & Block, R.**467-482 Interplay between mesoscopic and microscopic fluctuations in ferromagnets***by*Yukalov, V.I.**483-495 Mixed spin-1/2 and spin-1 Ising model in transverse random fields***by*Benayad, N. & Zerhouni, R. & Klümper, A. & Zittartz, J.**496-504 Quasi-particle picture for monatomic gases***by*Barwinkel, K. & Schnack, J. & Thelker, U.**505-517 Effective field approach to the Ising film in a transverse field***by*Peliti, Luca & Saber, Mohammed**518-533 Magnetic properties of a diluted transverse spin-12 Ising film***by*Ainane, A. & Dujardin, F. & Saber, M. & Stébé, B.

### 1999, Volume 262, Issue 1

**1-8 Interface depinning in a driven growth model with avalanches in quenched random media***by*Kim, Yup & Yook, S.H.**9-15 Fractal pattern in hydrothermal emission***by*Barat, P. & Das, NishithKr. & Ghose, Debasis & Sinha, Bikash**16-34 The origin of the Vogel–Fulcher law near the liquid–glass transition***by*Kitamura, Toyoyuki**35-39 An optimal derivation of a potential for protein folding***by*Vendruscolo, Michele**40-68 Kinetics of laser-driven phase separation induced by a tightly focused wave in binary liquid mixtures***by*Delville, J.P. & Lalaude, C. & Ducasse, A.**69-75 Information theory and thermodynamics of polymer solutions under flow***by*Jou, D. & Casas-Vázquez, J. & Criado-Sancho, M.**76-87 Five discs in a box***by*Bowles, Richard K. & Speedy, Robin J.**88-97 Characteristic temperatures of liquid–glass transition***by*Kokshenev, V.B.**98-117 Recursive dynamics in an asymmetrically constrained kinetic Ising chain***by*Mauch, Franz & Jäckle, Josef**118-128 A consistent method for the solution to reduced FPK equation in statistical mechanics***by*Er, Guo-Kang**129-143 Dynamical localization of trajectories on a bond-disordered lattice***by*Acedo, L & Ernst, M.H**144-152 Homoclinic bifurcations in Chua's circuit***by*Kahan, Sandra & Sicardi-Schifino, Anibal C.**153-157 Lie-algebraic approach for the Fokker–Planck equation with a nonlinear drift force***by*Lo, C.F**158-180 Necessary conditions for the existence of quasi-polynomial invariants: the quasi-polynomial and Lotka–Volterra systems***by*Figueiredo, A. & Filho, T.M.Rocha & Brenig, L.**181-196 The Schrödinger eigenfunctions for the half-integral spins***by*Olavo, L.S.F. & Figueiredo, A.D.**197-214 Foundations of quantum mechanics: non-relativistic theory***by*Olavo, L.S.F.**215-231 Equivalence of two parallel approaches to the cluster variation method: the multisite correlation functions method and the cluster effective fields method***by*Matić, V.M. & Milošević, S.**232-241 Probability distribution of drawdowns in risky investments***by*Maslov, Sergei & Zhang, Yi-Cheng**242-248 Monte Carlo simulation of inherited longevity***by*de Oliveira, Paulo M.C & de Oliveira, Suzana Moss & Bernardes, Americo T & Stauffer, Dietrich

### 1998, Volume 261, Issue 3

**267-293 Reflections on the mechanics of granular matter***by*de Gennes, P.G.**294-308 Logarithmic fractals and hierarchical deposition of debris***by*Indekeu, Joseph O. & Fleerackers, Gunther**309-316 Statistical mechanics of dielectric breakdown***by*Vicente, J.L. & Razzitte, A.C. & Cordero, M.C. & Mola, E.E.**317-339 Effective potential in glassy systems: theory and simulations***by*Franz, Silvio & Parisi, Giorgio**340-350 Amplification or reduction of backscattering in a coherently amplifying or absorbing disordered chain***by*Sen, Asok K.**351-358 Abelian cascade dynamics in bootstrap percolation***by*Manna, S.S.**359-373 Anomalous diffusion modifies solar neutrino fluxes***by*Kaniadakis, G. & Lavagno, A. & Lissia, M. & Quarati, P.**374-390 Phase behavior of binary mixtures of thick and thin hard rods***by*van Roij, René & Mulder, Bela & Dijkstra, Marjolein**391-408 Electrostatic spectrum of renormalized polarizability for nonpolar dielectric***by*Szymczak, Piotr & Cichocki, Bogdan**409-416 Dynamics and chaos of a current driven two-dimensional Josephson junctions array under 13Φ0 magnetic field***by*Rangel, Rafael & Giménez, A. & Octavio, M.**417-434 Noise-induced jumps in two coupled Duffing oscillators***by*Rajasekar, S. & Valsakumar, M.C. & Raj, S.Paul**435-450 Generalized two stream theory for photon migration***by*Godoy, Salvador & Garcı́a-Colı́n, L.S. & Olivares-Robles, M.A.**451-457 Fluctuations and non-equilibrium thermodynamics***by*Mazur, P.**458-470 Mathematical aspects of the fluctuating barrier problem. Explicit equilibrium and relaxation solutions***by*Ankerhold, Joachim & Pechukas, Philip**471-481 Quantum field theoretical reformulation of the virial theorem***by*Toyoda, Tadashi & Takiuchi, Ken-ichi**482-498 Stabilizing role of mesoscopic fluctuations in spin systems***by*Yukalov, V.I.**499-511 Generalized quantal distribution functions within factorization approach: some general results for bosons and fermions***by*Torres, Diego F. & Tırnaklı, Uǧur**512-519 Precision cosmology as a test for statistics***by*Torres, Diego F.**520-533 Green’s functions from quantum cluster algorithms11This work is supported in part by funds provided by the US Department of Energy (DOE) under cooperative research agreement DE-FC02-94ER40818***by*Brower, R. & Chandrasekharan, S. & Wiese, U.-J.**534-554 The role of constraints within generalized nonextensive statistics***by*Tsallis, Constantino & Mendes, RenioS. & Plastino, A.R.**555-568 A non-extensive maximum entropy based regularization method for bad conditioned inverse problems***by*Rebollo-Neira, L. & Fernandez-Rubio, J. & Plastino, A.**569-580 A growth model for primary cancer***by*Junior, S.C.Ferreira & Martins, M.L. & Vilela, M.J.**581-598 A hierarchical model of financial crashes***by*Sornette, Didier & Johansen, Anders**599-607 Modified KdV equation for jamming transition in the continuum models of traffic***by*Nagatani, Takashi**608-617 Landau theory of social clustering***by*Plewczyński, Dariusz

### 1998, Volume 261, Issue 1

**1-12 Surface morphology changes due to adsorbates and due to electron bombardment***by*Henzler, M. & Thielking, D. & Hoegen, M.Horn-von & Zielasek, V.**13-25 Deformable curved magnetic surfaces***by*Saxena, A. & Dandoloff, R. & Lookman, T.**26-35 Dynamics of glasses at very low temperatures***by*Hunklinger, S.**36-50 Correlation between the secondary β-relaxation time at Tg and the Kohlrausch exponent of the primary α-relaxation***by*Ngai, K.L.**51-59 Spatial correlations of particle displacements in a glass-forming liquid***by*Poole, Peter H. & Donati, Claudio & Glotzer, Sharon C.**60-73 Structural dynamics in glass forming liquids from Brillouin scattering***by*Kieffer, J.**74-81 Interactions between charged spheres in divalent counterion solution***by*Grønbech-Jensen, Niels & Beardmore, Keith M. & Pincus, Philip**82-94 Slow motions in bilayers containing anionic phospholipid***by*Kilfoil, Maria L & Morrow, Michael R**95-106 Phase-field model of solidification of a binary alloy***by*Bi, Zhiqiang & Sekerka, Robert F.**107-114 Dynamics of competing predator–prey species***by*Bradshaw, A.T. & Moseley, L.L.**115-134 Screening effects during late stage phase separation***by*Carlow, G.R. & Krylov, S.Yu. & Zinke-Allmang, M.**135-142 Magnon contribution to the specific heat and the validity of power laws in antiferromagnetic crystals***by*Joshua, S.J.**143-158 Dynamics of localized structures11A talk given by the second author at the conference on Collective Phenomena in Physics, Barbados, January 1998. Work supported by NSERC under Grant 7901***by*Ovchinnikov, Yu.N. & Sigal, I.M.**159-166 A phase field model of the impingement of solidifying particles***by*Warren, James A. & Carter, W.C. & Kobayashi, Ryo**167-175 Effects of hydrodynamics on a model surfactant system***by*Wu, Yanan & Lookman, Turab & Zhao, Shuren**176-187 Rate equation approach to the late stages of cluster ripening***by*Xia, H & Zinke-Allmang, M**188-203 Pattern formation in annular convection***by*Langford, William F. & Rusu, Dan D.**204-223 A gas kinetic method for binary fluids and surfactant systems***by*Sial, S. & Lookman, T.**224-231 A new constrained Langevin method: application to protein crystallographic refinement***by*Pellegrini, Matteo & Larsen, Nick A. & Yeates, Todd O. & Grønbech-Jensen, Niels**232-247 Simulations of microstructural evolution: anisotropic growth and coarsening***by*Roosen, Andrew R. & Carter, W.Craig**248-265 Fundamental problems concerning three dimensional clustering on surfaces***by*Shorlin, Kelly & Krylov, Sergey & Zinke-Allmang, Martin

### 1998, Volume 260, Issue 3

**231-243 Site-bond invasion percolation with fluid trapping***by*Sahimi, Muhammad & Hashemi, Mehrdad & Ghassemzadeh, Jaleh**244-254 Isomorphism linking smooth particles and embedded atoms***by*Hoover, Wm.G**255-260 Generalized susceptibilities and the matrix of kinetic coefficients. Application to 3He-A and 3He-B***by*Galasiewicz, Zygmunt M.**261-266 Second-order constitutive equation for the surface stress tensor of a fluid–fluid interface***by*Sagis, Leonard M.C.**267-293 Conformational statistics of semiflexible polymers: comparison between different models***by*Kholodenko, A. & Ballauff, M. & Granados, M.Aguero**294-300 Nonlinear analysis of the gradient drift instability***by*González, Rafael & Vega, Matı́as de la**301-337 Mathematical properties of models of the reaction–diffusion type***by*Beccaria, M. & Soliani, G.**338-348 Diffusion on complex cellular automata patterns***by*Botelho, Sergio S. & Reis, F.D.A.Aarão**349-373 Kinetic models of self-organization effects in lattice systems***by*Dubrovskii, V.G. & Cirlin, G.E. & Bauman, D.A. & Kozachek, V.V. & Mareev, V.V.**374-380 Quantitative characterization of spatiotemporal patterns II***by*Shibata, Hiroshi**381-390 On the coagulation equation for a passive admixture in a stochastic medium***by*Traytak, S.D. & Kudryavtsev, A.G.**391-417 Dynamics of a creep-slip model of earthquake faults***by*Hähner, Peter & Drossinos, Yannis**418-424 Soliton structure dynamics in inhomogeneous media***by*Guerrero, L.E. & Bellorı́n, A. & González, J.A.**425-429 A novel identity from random walk theory***by*Franceschetti, D.R. & Hanneken, J.W.**430-438 Non-Lorentzian line shape of a forced two-level system described by a nonlinear Schrödinger equation11Based on the talk at the Workshop on Foundations of Statistical Mechanics and Thermodynamics, Natal, Brazil, 20 –24 October 1997***by*Dodonov, V.V. & Mizrahi, S.S.**439-442 Generation of pair cat states through two-mode degenerate Raman process***by*Zheng, Shi-Biao**443-454 General spin Ising model with diluted and random crystal field in the pair approximation***by*Lara, D.Peña & Plascak, J.A.**455-466 Study of the special point in the surface phase diagram of a semi-infinite Ising ferromagnet***by*Kaneyoshi, T. & Shin, S.**467-478 Rate theory for one-dimensional diffusion***by*Borodin, V.A.**479-489 Investigations on finite ideal quantum gases***by*Schmidt, H.-J. & Schnack, J.**490-498 Generalized blackbody distribution within the dilute gas approximation***by*Wang, Qiuping A. & Nivanen, Laurent & Méhauté, Alain Le**499-509 Onsager–Casimir reciprocity relations for open gaseous systems at arbitrary rarefaction IV. Rotating systems***by*Sharipov, Felix**510-554 Studies of bacterial branching growth using reaction–diffusion models for colonial development***by*Golding, Ido & Kozlovsky, Yonathan & Cohen, Inon & Ben-Jacob, Eshel**555-559 Cortical dynamics and awareness state: an interpretation of observed interstimulus interval dependence in apparent motion***by*Englman, R. & Yahalom, A.

### 1998, Volume 260, Issue 1

**1-10 Adsorption in a model of interacting branched polymers on a fractal lattice***by*Vujić, Dragan & Knežević, Milan**11-19 Continuum model for radial interface growth***by*Batchelor, M.T. & Henry, B.I. & Watt, S.D.**20-30 Existence of four-dimensional polymer collapse I. Kinetic growth trails***by*Owczarek, A.L. & Prellberg, T.**31-48 Improved initial density dependence of the viscosity and a corresponding states function for high pressures11Contribution of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, not subject to copyright in the United States***by*Najafi, B. & Ghayeb, Y. & Rainwater, J.C. & Alavi, Saman & Snider, R.F.**49-72 The kinetic chemical equilibrium regime***by*Ern, Alexandre & Giovangigli, Vincent**73-89 On the theory of Brownian motion in compressible fluids***by*Schram, P.P.J.M. & Yakimenko, I.P.**90-98 Wavefronts in bistable hyperbolic reaction–diffusion systems***by*Méndez, Vicenç & Compte, Albert**99-105 Nonclassical critical exponents out of mean-field results***by*Tomé, Tânia & Oliveira, Mário J.de**106-116 Multiplicity distributions from the Ising model with next-nearest-neighbor interactions***by*Huang, Ding-Wei**117-130 Functional relations for the order parameters of the chiral Potts model: low-temperature expansions***by*Baxter, R.J.**131-149 Critical properties of XY model on two-layer triangular lattice***by*Horiguchi, Tsuyoshi & Wang, Yi & Honda, Yasushi**150-156 Néel temperature and sublattice magnetiztion of a three-dimensional classical and quantum Heisenberg antiferromagnet11We would like to thank the CNPq and CAPES (Brazilian Agencies) for financial support***by*Araújo, Ijanı́lio G. & Neto, J.Cabral & Sousa, J.Ricardo de**157-172 Dimensional reduction of the chiral-continuous Gross–Neveu model***by*Añaños, G.N.J. & Malbouisson, A.P.C. & Silva-Neto, M.B. & Svaiter, N.F.**173-185 Spontaneous emission from two two-level entangled atoms***by*Guo, Guang-Can & Yang, Chui-Ping**186-200 Thermodynamics and complementarity***by*Bernardes, Newton**201-217 Stress distribution in sandpiles – A variational approach***by*Elperin, T. & Vikhansky, A.**218-224 Asymptotic solutions for a multi-anticipative car-following model***by*Wagner, Christoph

### 1998, Volume 259, Issue 3

**227-234 Diversity of fragments in the collapse of brittle solids11This work was supported in part by CNPq, FAPESP, and FINEP (Brazilian Government Agencies)***by*Brito, V.P. & Gomes, M.A.F. & Souza, F.A.O. & Adhikari, Sadhan K.**235-244 Interfaces in solutions of randomly charged rods***by*Ha, B.-Y. & Liu, Andrea J.**245-260 q-deformation and instability of the phonon spectrum in 4He***by*Rego-Monteiro, M. & Rodrigues, L.M.C.S. & Wulck, S.**261-277 Fluctuation–multipole mechanism of interaction in emulsions***by*Magazú, S. & Maisano, G. & Malomuzh, N.P. & Morozov, A.N.**278-290 Constructing hierarchy of sinh-Gordon-type equations from soliton hierarchy with self-consistent source***by*Zeng, Yunbo**291-314 Quantum corrections to the classical dynamics: application to the SU(2) Lipkin model11This work was partially supported by FAPESP and CNPq***by*Santos, M.Trindade dos & Nemes, M.C.**315-348 Ground state entropy of Potts antiferromagnets on homeomorphic families of strip graphs***by*Shrock, Robert & Tsai, Shan-Ho**349-366 End graph effects on chromatic polynomials for strip graphs of lattices and their asymptotic limits***by*Tsai, Shan-Ho**367-387 Chromatic polynomials for J(∏H)I strip graphs and their asymptotic limits***by*Roček, Martin & Shrock, Robert & Tsai, Shan-Ho**388-396 Specific heat of two-dimensional diluted magnets***by*Selke, W. & Shchur, L.N. & Vasilyev, O.A.**397-414 Cosmology in a non-standard statistical background***by*Torres, Diego F. & Vucetich, Héctor**415-429 Effect of cross-links on the autocatalytic polymerization of RNA-like chains***by*Silva, Ladário da & Mundim, Kleber Carlos & Tsallis, Constantino**430-448 Constitutive theory for homogeneous granular shear flows of highly inelastic spheres***by*Chou, Chuen-Shii & Richman, Mark W.**449-456 Rational decisions, random matrices and spin glasses***by*Galluccio, Stefano & Bouchaud, Jean-Philippe & Potters, Marc**457-465 Changes of a continuous character caused by gene flow. A Monte Carlo study***by*Sznajd-Weron, Katarzyna & Pȩkalski, Andrzej

### 1998, Volume 259, Issue 1

**1-9 Growth properties of Eden model with acceleration sites***by*Miyazima, Sasuke & Yoshinaga, Hiroyuki & Nagamine, Tomomasa & Takano, Hiroshi & Kertész, Janos & Stanley, H.Eugene**10-23 Fokker–Planck equations for nucleation processes revisited***by*Reguera, David & Rubı́, J.M & Pérez-Madrid, A**43-48 Stochastic resonance in interacting systems***by*Sabag, Munir M.S. & Oliveira, Mário J.de**49-58 Molecular dynamics investigations on a quantum system in a thermostat***by*Schnack, J.**59-64 Solitons in superlattices***by*Tian, Qiang & Ma, Benkun**65-80 Exciton transfer in dimers under dichotomic colored noise: Memory functions of the generalized master equation***by*Barvı́k, Ivan & Warns, Christoph & Reineker, Peter**81-89 A random cellular automaton related to the noisy Burgers equation***by*Emmerich, Heike & Kahng, ByungNam**90-104 Random-field-driven phase transitions in the ground state of the S=1 XXZ spin chain***by*Nishiyama, Yoshihiro**105-118 Ground state of antiferromagnetic thin films of the XY model under magnetic field and uniaxial potential***by*Momma, Michinari & Horiguchi, Tsuyoshi**119-137 Ergodicity properties of energy conserving single spin flip dynamics in the XY model***by*Dhar, Abishek**138-144 Critical behavior of the quantum spin-12 anisotropic Heisenberg model***by*Sousa, J.Ricardo de**145-164 Indirect-exchange coupling as a basic pairing mechanism of high-temperature superconductivity: Quantitative analysis of TC(x) in electron-doped Nd1+xBa2−xCu3Oy and YBa2Cu3O7−x***by*Jansen, L. & Block, R.**165-182 Van der Waals force between dielectric plates derived from the quantum statistical mechanical path integral method***by*Høye, J.S. & Brevik, I.**183-192 Nonlinear Fokker–Planck equations and generalized entropies***by*Martinez, S. & Plastino, A.R. & Plastino, A.**193-204 Effects of atomic motion and field mode structure on the field entropy and Schrödinger-cat states in the Jaynes–Cummings model***by*Fang, Mao-Fa**205-221 Tessellation of binary assemblies of spheres***by*Richard, P. & Oger, L. & Troadec, J.P. & Gervois, A.

### 1998, Volume 258, Issue 3

**249-262 Local state space geometry and thermal relaxation in complex landscapes: the spin-glass case***by*Sibani, Paolo