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### 2004, Volume 42, Issue 4

**591-600 Traveling–stripe forcing of oblique rolls in anisotropic systems***by*S. Schuler & M. Hammele & W. Zimmermann

### 2004, Volume 42, Issue 3

**305-308 On the stability of hole crystals in layered cuprates***by*G. Rastelli & S. Fratini & P. Quémerais**321-336 Flux dynamics, superconducting, and normal state properties of Gd(Ba $\mathsf{_{2-x}}$ Pr $\mathsf{_{x}}$ )Cu $\mathsf{_{3}}$ O $\mathsf{_{7 + \delta}}$***by*M. Mohammadizadeh & M. Akhavan**337-344 The Gutzwiller wave function as a disentanglement prescription***by*D. Sunko**345-350 Interaction between concentric tubes in DWCNTs***by*R. Pfeiffer & Ch Kramberger & F. Simon & H. Kuzmany & V. Popov & H. Kataura**351-359 Electronic structure of wurtzite and zinc-blende AlN***by*P. Jonnard & N. Capron & F. Semond & J. Massies & E. Martinez-Guerrero & H. Mariette**361-365 A sub-atomic microscope, superfocusing in channeling and close encounter atomic and nuclear reactions***by*Yu Demkov & J. Meyer**367-371 ‘Giant’ normal state magnetoresistances of Bi $\mathsf{_{2}}$ Sr $\mathsf{_{2}}$ CaCu $\mathsf{_{2}}$ O $\mathsf{_{8 + \delta}}$***by*V. Zavaritsky & J. Vanacken & V. Moshchalkov & A. Alexandrov**373-380 Diffraction study of the piezoelectric properties of low quartz***by*R. Guillot & P. Fertey & N. Hansen & P. Allé & E. Elkaím & C. Lecomte**381-390 Diffusion of solitons in anisotropic Heisenberg models***by*C. Schuster & M. Meister & F. Mertens**391-396 Decoupling-coupling of rotations as a mechanism of glass transition***by*A. Díaz-Sánchez**397-406 Two-cycles in spin-systems: sequential versus synchronous updating in multi-state Ising-type ferromagnets***by*D. Bollé & J. Busquets Blanco**407-414 Local waiting times in critical systems***by*L. Laurson & M. Alava**415-422 Solvable multi-species reaction-diffusion processes, including the extended drop-push model***by*M. Alimohammadi**423-429 Stability analysis of fronts in a tristable reaction-diffusion system***by*E. Zemskov & K. Kassner**431-434 Scaling properties of the Penna model***by*E. Brigatti & J. Sá Martins & I. Roditi**435-440 Defects in nanocrystalline SnO $\mathsf{_{2}}$ studied by Tight Binding***by*A. Mazzone & V. Morandi**441-450 (2 + 1) dimensional Hărăgus-Courcelle-Il’ichev model for the liquid surface waves in the presence of sea ice or surface tension: Bäcklund transformation, exact solutions and possibly observable effects***by*Bo Tian & Yi-Tian Gao

### 2004, Volume 42, Issue 2

**157-163 Dynamics of polaron in a polymer chain with impurities***by*Y. Yan & Z. An & C. Wu**165-173 Dielectric resonance, local field distribution, and optical response in 3D resonant composites***by*B. Dai & Y. Gu & C. Li & Q.-H. Gong**175-180 Light-polarization and intensity dependence of higher-order nonlinearities in excitonic FWM signals***by*M. Buck & L. Wischmeier & S. Schumacher & G. Czycholl & F. Jahnke & T. Voss & I. Rückmann & J. Gutowski**181-186 Design of omnidirectional asymmetrical high reflectors for optical telecommunication wavelengths***by*J. Zaghdoudi & M. Kanzari & B. Rezig**187-191 Temperature and voltage dependence of magnetic barrier junctions with a nonmagnetic spacer***by*A. Shokri & A. Saffarzadeh**193-204 Magnetic texturing of xenon-ion irradiated nickel films***by*K. Zhang & K. Lieb & G. Müller & P. Schaaf & M. Uhrmacher & M. Münzenberg**205-217 Temperature and field dependence of the magnetic properties of Nd $\mathsf{_{2-x}}$ Ce $\mathsf{_{x}}$ CuO $\mathsf{_4}$***by*T. Chatterji & K. Siemensmeyer & S. Welzel & W. Caliebe**219-230 Electronic structure and magnetic properties of RMnX (R=Mg, Ca, Sr, Ba, Y; X=Si, Ge) studied by KKR method***by*V. Klosek & J. Toboła & A. Verniére & S. Kaprzyk & B. Malaman**231-237 Coulomb effects in semiconductor quantum dots***by*N. Baer & P. Gartner & F. Jahnke**239-245 Inhomogeneous current distribution in wide high-temperature superconducting small-angle grain boundaries***by*K. Guth & V. Born & Ch Jooss**247-253 Lattice vibrations of armchair carbon nanotubes: phonons, soliton deformations and lattice discreteness effects***by*A. Dikandé**255-261 Energy and power fluctuations in vibrated granular gases***by*S. Aumaítre & J. Farago & S. Fauve & S. Namara**263-269 Effects of the screening breakdown in the diffusion-limited aggregation model***by*S. Ferreira**271-277 Entropy production in the cyclic lattice Lotka-Volterra model***by*C. Anteneodo**279-284 Delocalization due to correlations in two-dimensional disordered systems***by*G. Vasseur & D. Weinmann**285-292 Coherent mesoscopic transport through a quantum dot-carbon nanotube system under two-photon irradiation***by*Li-Na Zhao & Hong-Kang Zhao**293-296 Hollywood blockbusters and long-tailed distributions***by*S. Sinha & S. Raghavendra**297-301 An $\mathsf{\epsilon}$ -expansion for small-world networks***by*M. Hastings

### 2004, Volume 42, Issue 1

**31-45 On the diffraction pattern of C $\mathsf{_{60}}$ peapods***by*J. Cambedouzou & V. Pichot & S. Rols & P. Launois & P. Petit & R. Klement & H. Kataura & R. Almairac**47-50 Microcavity strongly doped with CdSe nanocrystals***by*S. Rabaste & J. Bellessa & C. Bonnand & J. Plenet & L. Spanhel**51-61 Influence of oxygen vacancies on the magnetic and electrical properties of La $\mathsf{_{1-x}}$ Sr $\mathsf{_{x}}$ MnO $\mathsf{_{3-x/2}}$ manganites***by*S. Trukhanov & L. Lobanovski & M. Bushinsky & V. Khomchenko & N. Pushkarev & I. Troyanchuk & A. Maignan & D. Flahaut & H. Szymczak & R. Szymczak**63-83 The trion: two electrons plus one hole versus one electron plus one exciton***by*M. Combescot & O. Betbeder-Matibet & F. Dubin**85-94 Quasicrystalline order in binary dipolar systems***by*F. Scheffler & P. Maass & J. Roth & H. Stark**95-102 Dynamical two electron states in a Hubbard-Davydov model***by*L. Cruzeiro & J. Eilbeck & J. Marín & F. Russell**103-112 Thermal diffusion of envelope solitons on anharmonic atomic chains***by*C. Brunhuber & F. Mertens & Y. Gaididei**113-117 An analytical study of substrate current in submicron MOS devices***by*G. Vaidyanaath G. & A. Singh**123-129 Efficiency and robustness in ant networks of galleries***by*J. Buhl & J. Gautrais & R. Solé & P. Kuntz & S. Valverde & J. Deneubourg & G. Theraulaz**131-140 Non-concave fundamental diagrams and phase transitions in a stochastic traffic cellular automaton***by*S. Maerivoet & B. Moor**141-153 Partial derivative approach for option pricing in a simple stochastic volatility model***by*M. Montero

### 2004, Volume 41, Issue 4

**435-438 Insulating surface layer on single crystal K $\mathsf{_{3}}\mathsf{C}\mathsf{_{60}}$***by*J. Schiessling & L. Kjeldgaard & T. Käämbre & I. Marenne & L. Qian & J. O’Shea & J. Schnadt & M. Garnier & D. Nordlund & M. Nagasono & C. Glover & J.-E. Rubensson & N. Mårtensson & P. Rudolf & J. Nordgren & P. Brühwiler**445-449 Interplay between structural and magnetic properties of Lu $\mathsf{_{2}}$ Fe $\mathsf{_{17}}$ at high pressure***by*D. Kozlenko & V. Glazkov & B. Savenko & V. Voronin**451-456 Long-wavelength nonpolar phonons in semiconductor heterostructures***by*F. León-Pérez & R. Pérez-Alvarez**457-470 Aging, rejuvenation, and memory effects in short-range Ising spin glass: Cu $\mathsf{_{0.5}}$ Co $\mathsf{_{0.5}}$ Cl $\mathsf{_{2}}$ -FeCl $\mathsf{_{3}}$ graphite bi-intercalation compound***by*M. Suzuki & I. Suzuki**471-478 The electronic contribution to the specific heat of NdBa $\mathsf{_2}\mathsf{Cu_3}\mathsf{O_{6 + x}}$***by*U. Tutsch & P. Schweiss & H. Wühl & B. Obst & Th Wolf**479-483 Formation of silver particles and silver oxide plume nanocomposites upon pulsed-laser induced liquid-solid interface reaction***by*Q. Liu & C. Wang & G. Yang**485-493 Quantitative analysis of gold nanoparticles from synchrotron data by means of least-squares techniques***by*A. Cervellino & C. Giannini & A. Guagliardi & D. Zanchet**495-501 Modulational instability on triangular dynamical lattices with long-range interactions and dispersion***by*M. Stepić & A. Maluckov & Lj Hadžievski & F. Chen & D. Runde & D. Kip**503-516 Investigation of quantum phase transitions using multi-target DMRG methods***by*C. Degli Esposti Boschi & F. Ortolani**517-524 Amorphous to polycrystalline transition in Co $\mathsf{_x}$ Si $\mathsf{_{1-x}}$ alloy thin films***by*M. Vélez & C. Mény & S. Valvidares & J. Diaz & R. Morales & L. Alvarez-Prado & P. Panissod & J. Alameda**525-533 Dynamical solutions of a quantum Heisenberg spin glass model***by*M. Bechmann & R. Oppermann**549-556 Charge separation in liquids***by*M. Mikhelashvili & O. Agam**557-560 What are spin currents in Heisenberg magnets?***by*F. Schütz & P. Kopietz & M. Kollar**561-568 Magnetic field rotation in the screw gallium flow***by*V. Noskov & S. Denisov & P. Frick & S. Khripchenko & D. Sokoloff & R. Stepanov**569-573 Dynamics of the tuning process between singers***by*R. Urteaga & P. Bolcatto

### 2004, Volume 41, Issue 3

**281-287 A potential model for single crystals of the Li $_\mathsf{2}$ O-B $_\mathsf{2}$ O $_\mathsf{3}$ system based on non-equivalence of boron atoms***by*V. Maslyuk & T. Bredow & H. Pfnür**289-294 Specific heat of magnetic Ce alloys within a two-component model***by*A. Lobos & A. Aligia & J. Sereni**295-300 Influence of the Coulomb parameter U on partial densities of states of CuGeO $_\mathsf{3}$ : comparison with X-ray spectral data***by*A. Galakhov & V. Galakhov & V. Anisimov & E. Kurmaev & A. Sokolov & L. Gridneva & V. Maltsev & L. Leonyuk & A. Moewes & S. Bartkowski & M. Neumann & J. Nordgren**301-306 Temperature stable low loss ceramic dielectrics in (1-x)ZnAl $\mathsf{_{2}}$ O $\mathsf{_{4}}$ -xTiO $\mathsf{_{2}}$ system for microwave substrate applications***by*K. Surendran & N. Santha & P. Mohanan & M. Sebastian**307-312 Diamagnetic properties of metamaterials: a magnetostatic analogy***by*E. Shamonina & L. Solymar**313-318 Microwave properties of Ba $\mathsf{_{0.6}}$ K $\mathsf{_{0.4}}$ BiO $\mathsf{_3}$ crystals***by*S. Fricano & M. Bonura & A. Agliolo Gallitto & M. Vigni & L. Klinkova & N. Barkovskii**319-323 Evolution of the initially ordered structure in a magnetic fluid film during a thermal cycle***by*Y. Ke & S. Yang & H. Horng & Chin-Yih Hong & H. Yang**325-332 Roles of interfaces in nanostructured silicon luminescence***by*C. Ternon & C. Dufour & F. Gourbilleau & R. Rizk**333-336 Dependence of the average to-node distance on the node degree for random graphs and growing networks***by*K. Malarz & K. Kułakowski**337-343 Hopf bifurcation and chaos in a single inertial neuron model with time delay***by*Chunguang Li & Guangrong Chen & Xiaofeng Liao & Juebang Yu**345-363 A parsimonious and universal description of turbulent velocity increments***by*O. Barndorff-Nielsen & P. Blæsild & J. Schmiegel**365-375 Large deviations in spin-glass ground-state energies***by*A. Andreanov & F. Barbieri & O. Martin**377-382 An extension to the Wheeler phase-field model to allow decoupling of the capillary and kinetic anisotropies***by*A. Mullis**383-393 Enthalpy relaxation of polymers: comparing the predictive power of two configurational entropy models extending the AGV approach***by*L. Andreozzi & M. Faetti & F. Zulli & M. Giordano**413-420 Interaction between free boundaries and domain walls in ferroelastics***by*S. Conti & U. Weikard**421-431 The influence of aggressive drivers on the properties of a stochastic traffic model***by*N. Moussa

### 2004, Volume 41, Issue 2

**149-162 The Hubbard model with intersite interaction within the Composite Operator Method***by*A. Avella & F. Mancini**163-170 Formation of polaron clusters***by*C. Perroni & G. Iadonisi & V. Mukhomorov**177-184 Microwave propagation in two dimensional structures using lossy cylindrical glass rods***by*E. Nagesh & G. Santosh Babu & V. Subramanian & V. Sivasubramanian & V. Murthy**185-195 On the Meissner effect in a superconductor with 4-fermion attraction***by*P. Tarasewicz**197-200 Polaron cross-overs and d-wave superconductivity in Hubbard-Holstein model***by*R. Ramakumar & A. Das**201-205 Ba $\mathsf{_{0.1}}$ Sr $\mathsf{_{0.9}}$ TiO $\mathsf{_{3}}$ -BaTi $\mathsf{_{4}}$ O $\mathsf{_{9}}$ composite thin films with improved microwave dielectric properties***by*L. Yan & L. Chen & C. Tan & C. Ong & Md. Anisur Rahman & T. Osipowicz**223-230 Modelling one-dimensional driven diffusive systems by the Zero-Range Process***by*M. Evans & E. Levine & P. Mohanty & D. Mukamel**231-254 Test of universality in the Ising spin glass using high temperature graph expansion***by*D. Daboul & I. Chang & A. Aharony**255-258 Problems with fitting to the power-law distribution***by*M. Goldstein & S. Morris & G. Yen**259-277 Stochastic analysis of different rough surfaces***by*M. Waechter & F. Riess & Th. Schimmel & U. Wendt & J. Peinke

### 2004, Volume 41, Issue 1

**3-9 Influence of growth mode on stoichiometry in epitaxial calcium ruthenate thin films***by*U. Scotti di Uccio & F. Bevilacqua & G. Condorelli & G. Mascolo & F. Ricci & F. Miletto Granozio**11-21 Real space renormalization group with effective interactions: applications to 2-D spin lattices***by*M. Hajj & N. Guihéry & J.-P. Malrieu & B. Bocquillon**31-42 Local structure around Ce in the Nd $\mathsf{_{2-x}}$ Ce $\mathsf{_{x}}$ CuO $\mathsf{_{4\pm \delta}}$ superconductor probed by EXAFS***by*P. Ghigna & G. Spinolo & E. Santacroce & S. Colonna & S. Mobilio & M. Scavini & R. Bianchi**43-48 On-line monitoring of Au nanoparticles formation by optical spectroscopy***by*R. Salvati & A. Longo & G. Carotenuto & L. Nicolais & S. Nicola & G. Pepe**61-65 Kramers-Kronig relations and sum rules of negative refractive index media***by*K.-E. Peiponen & V. Lucarini & E. Vartiainen & J. Saarinen**75-78 A scheme for secure direct communication using EPR pairs and teleportation***by*F. Yan & X. Zhang**107-112 The stationary properties and the state transition of the tumor cell growth mode***by*D. Mei & C. Xie & L. Zhang**113-121 Investigation of a protein complex network***by*A. Mashaghi & A. Ramezanpour & V. Karimipour**123-133 Localized spin modes on the insulating antiferromagnetic stepped surface model***by*M. Tamine**135-145 Stability of oscillatory flows past compliant surfaces***by*R. Thaokar & V. Kumaran

### 2004, Volume 40, Issue 4

**355-355 Collective phenomena in mesoscopic systems***by*F. Guinea & J. Vicent**357-363 Current fluctuation spectrum in dissipative solid-state qubits***by*R. Aguado & T. Brandes**365-369 Effect of topology on the transport properties of two interacting dots***by*V. Apel & M. Davidovich & E. Anda & G. Chiappe & C. Busser**371-377 First principles simulations of the magnetic and structural properties of Iron***by*V. García-Suárez & C. Newman & C. Lambert & J. Pruneda & J. Ferrer**415-419 Observing the lateral confinement of surface state electrons in room temperature stable metallic nanostructures***by*F. Calleja & J. Hinarejos & A. Vázquez de Parga & R. Miranda**427-431 Dynamics of the first-order magnetostructural transition in Gd 5(Si x Ge 1-x ) 4***by*F. Casanova & A. Labarta & X. Batlle & E. Vives & J. Marcos & L. Mañosa & A. Planes**433-437 Emission wavelength engineering of InAs/InP(001) quantum wires***by*D. Fuster & L. González & Y. González & J. Martínez-Pastor & T. Ben & A. Ponce & S. Molina**445-452 High-field interlayer tunnelling transport in layered cuprates: Uncovering the pseudogap state***by*L. Krusin-Elbaum & T. Shibauchi**459-462 Mechanisms of periodic pinning in superconducting thin films***by*M. Montero & O. Stoll & Ivan Schuller**463-470 Magnetization reversal measurements in mesoscopic amorphous magnets by magneto-optical Kerr effect***by*R. Morales & J. Martín & M. Vélez & J. Alameda**483-488 On the use of STM superconducting tips at very low temperatures***by*J. Rodrigo & H. Suderow & S. Vieira**499-504 Defects in graphite may be magnetic and magnetostrictive as revealed by scanning tunneling microscopy***by*H. Wang & A. Papageorgopoulos & N. Garcia

### 2004, Volume 40, Issue 3

**231-234 Optical evidence for the proximity to a spin-density-wave metallic state in $\mathsf{Na_{0.7}CoO_2}$***by*G. Caimi & L. Degiorgi & H. Berger & N. Barisic & L. Forró & F. Bussy**235-241 Neutron scattering study of PbMg $_{\mathsf{1/3}}$ Ta $_{\mathsf{2/3}}$ O $_{\mathsf 3}$ and BaMg $_{\mathsf{1/3}}$ Ta $_{\mathsf{2/3}}$ O $_{\mathsf 3}$ complex perovskites***by*S. Gvasaliya & B. Roessli & D. Sheptyakov & S. Lushnikov & T. Shaplygina**243-250 Ab-initio calculation of the metal-insulator transition in sodium rings and chains and in mixed sodium-lithium systems***by*W. Alsheimer & B. Paulus**251-258 On the relationship between the temperature and the geometry of the two-dimensional superconducting system***by*P. Gusin & J. Warczewski**259-264 Magnetocaloric effect in transition metals based compounds: a theoretical approach***by*N. Oliveira**265-271 Temperature dependence of exchange bias and coercivity in ferromagnetic/antiferromagnetic bilayers***by*Jing-guo Hu & Guojun Jin & An Hu & Yu-qiang Ma**273-281 Enhancement of stability in randomly switching potential with metastable state***by*B. Spagnolo & A. Dubkov & N. Agudov**283-294 Off-equilibrium fluctuation-dissipation relation in a spin glass***by*D. Hérisson & M. Ocio**295-299 On a dynamical-like replica-symmetry-breaking scheme for the spin glass***by*C. Dominicis & E. Brézin**301-304 Active thermal convection in vibrofluidized granular systems***by*Guoqing Miao & Kai Huang & Yi Yun & Rongjue Wei**305-312 Study of a monomer-monomer reaction system with short-range repulsive interactions***by*M. Sanservino & A. López & E. Albano & R. Monetti**313-319 Subcritical behavior in the alternating supercritical Domany-Kinzel dynamics***by*N. Masuda & N. Konno**321-326 Engineering quantum decoherence of charge qubit via a nanomechanical resonator***by*Y. Wang & Y. Gao & C. Sun**327-335 Influence of evaporation on Bénard-Marangoni instability in a liquid-gas bilayer with a deformable interface***by*C. Moussy & G. Lebon & J. Margerit**337-346 Electronic structures and bonding of oxygen on plutonium layers***by*M. Huda & A. Ray**347-352 Conditional dynamics driving financial markets***by*M. Boguñá & J. Masoliver

### 2004, Volume 40, Issue 2

**125-128 Chebyshev expansion approach to the AC conductivity of the Anderson model***by*A. Weisse**129-136 Electrical resistivity in the ferromagnetic metallic state of La-Ca-MnO $\mathsf{_{3}}$ : Role of electron-phonon interaction***by*D. Varshney & N. Kaurav**145-151 Interpreting remanence isotherms: a Preisach-based study***by*R. Roshko & C. Viddal

### 2004, Volume 40, Issue 1

**43-48 Suppression of superconductivity by non-magnetic disorder in the organic superconductor $\mathsf{(TMTSF)_{2}(ClO_{4})_{(1-x)}(ReO_{4})_{x}}$***by*N. Joo & P. Auban-Senzier & C. Pasquier & P. Monod & D. Jérome & K. Bechgaard**49-54 An investigation of string-like cooperative motion in a strong network glass-former***by*V. Teboul & A. Monteil & L. Fai & A. Kerrache & S. Maabou**55-61 On the number of contacts of two polymer chains situated on fractal structures***by*V. Miljković & I. Živić & S. Milošević**63-71 Adsorption and localization of random copolymers subject to a force: The Morita approximation***by*G. Iliev & E. Orlandini & S. Whittington**73-77 Transition to hexagonal pattern under the variation of intrinsic length scales of a reaction diffusion system***by*J. Sienkiewicz & A. Bhattacharyay**79-86 Path integral computation of phonon anharmonicity***by*M. Zoli**87-92 Calculation of tunnel splitting in a biaxial spin particle with an applied magnetic field***by*Bin Zhou & Shun-Qing Shen & Jiu-Qing Liang**93-102 Mesoscopic transport through toroidal carbon nanotubes threaded with a THz magnetic flux***by*H.-K. Zhao & J. Wang

### 2004, Volume 39, Issue 4

**441-446 Oscillator strength calculations in color centers of diamond and the role of spin***by*Mehdi Heidari Saani & Mohammad Vesaghi & Keivan Esfarjani**447-451 Stabilization of magnetic polarons in antiferromagnetic semiconductors by extended spin distortions***by*J. Castro & I. González & D. Baldomir**453-457 The influence of deposition parameters on production of soft Fe $\mathsf{_{81}}$ Co $\mathsf{_{13.5}}$ Si $\mathsf{_{3.5}}$ C $\mathsf{_{2}}$ and Fe $\mathsf{_{67}}$ Co $\mathsf{_{18}}$ Si $\mathsf{_{1}}$ B $\mathsf{_{14}}$ films***by*H. Kockar**459-468 Breakdown of the Wiedemann-Franz law in strongly-coupled electron-phonon system, application to the cuprates***by*K. Lee & A. Alexandrov & W. Liang**469-473 Effect of orbital currents on the restricted optical conductivity sum rule***by*L. Benfatto & S. Sharapov & H. Beck**475-481 Splitting rules for the 2nd hierarchy structure of the electronic spectra of 2D FC(n) quasicrystals***by*Feng Li & Xiangbo Yang**483-489 Ultrafast creation and annihilation of space-charge domains in a semiconductor superlattice observed by use of Terahertz fields***by*F. Klappenberger & K. Alekseev & K. Renk & R. Scheuerer & E. Schomburg & S. Allen & G. Ramian & J. Scott & A. Kovsh & V. Ustinov & A. Zhukov**513-519 Breakdown of universality in directed spiral percolation***by*S. Sinha & S. Santra**521-525 Sympatric speciation in an age-structured population living on a lattice***by*A. Sousa

### 2004, Volume 39, Issue 3

**335-339 Quantitative expression of the spin gap via bosonization for a dimerized spin-1/2 chain***by*E. Orignac**341-350 The extended third-order nonlinear Schrödinger equation and Galilean transformation***by*V. Karpman**351-356 Improvement of signal transmission through spike-timing-dependent plasticity in neural networks***by*S. Wang & J. Xu & F. Liu & W. Wang**357-363 Kinetic barriers in RNA unzipping***by*A. Imparato & L. Peliti**365-375 2D hyperbolic groups induce three-periodic Euclidean reticulations***by*V. Robins & S. Ramsden & S. Hyde**377-384 Orientation dependence of proximity effect in ferromagnet/ $\mathsf{d}$ -wave superconductor junctions***by*L. Yang & Z. Zheng & H. Yu & G. Sun & D. Xing

### 2004, Volume 39, Issue 1

**41-47 Constant pressure reactive molecular dynamics simulations of phase transitions under pressure: The graphite to diamond conversion revisited***by*F. Zipoli & M. Bernasconi & R. Martoňák**49-54 Non-Heisenberg two-dimensional ferromagnet in an external magnetic field***by*Yu Fridman & O. Kozhemyako & B. Eingorn**55-60 Pairing of bosons in the condensed state of the boson-fermion model***by*A. Alexandrov**77-85 Torsional stiffness of viscoelastic spheres in contact***by*E. Dintwa & M. Zeebroeck & E. Tijskens & H. Ramon

### 2004, Volume 38, Issue 4

**563-570 Metal-insulator transition in the Hubbard model: a simple description including the Kondo effect***by*V. Irkhin & A. Zarubin**617-634 Gauge Poisson representations for birth/death master equations***by*P. Drummond**635-649 Real Hamiltonian forms of Hamiltonian systems***by*V. Gerdjikov & A. Kyuldjiev & G. Marmo & G. Vilasi

### 2004, Volume 38, Issue 3

**525-531 Monte Carlo simulations of hydrogen adsorption on the W(110) and Mo(110) surfaces***by*N. Petrova & I. Yakovkin & Yu Ptushinskii

### 2004, Volume 38, Issue 2

**141-141 Preface on “Applications of Networks”***by*G. Caldarelli & A. Erzan & A. Vespignani**183-186 Structure of cycles and local ordering in complex networks***by*G. Caldarelli & R. Pastor-Satorras & A. Vespignani**187-191 Optimization of robustness of complex networks***by*G. Paul & T. Tanizawa & S. Havlin & H. Stanley**345-352 Statistical properties of corporate board and director networks***by*S. Battiston & M. Catanzaro**353-362 Clustering and information in correlation based financial networks***by*J.-P. Onnela & K. Kaski & J. Kertész**363-371 Networks of equities in financial markets***by*G. Bonanno & G. Caldarelli & F. Lillo & S. Micciché & N. Vandewalle & R. Mantegna

### 2004, Volume 37, Issue 4

**439-446 On the nature of the magnetic transition in a Mott insulator***by*M. Fleck & A. Lichtenstein & M. Zacher & W. Hanke & A. Oleś**507-514 On the crescentic shape of barchan dunes***by*P. Hersen

### 2004, Volume 37, Issue 2

**139-142 Autocorrelation functions of nonlinear Fokker-Planck equations***by*T. Frank**143-148 Vibrational properties of C 20 -based solids***by*I. Spagnolatti & A. Mussi & M. Bernasconi & G. Benedek**149-162 Quantum well states in thin (110)-oriented Au films and k-space symmetry***by*E. Hüger & K. Osuch**163-167 Low-temperature properties of the Ce(Pd 1−x Ni x) system***by*J.-P. Kappler & A. Herr & G. Schmerber & A. Derory & J.-C. Parlebas & N. Jaouen & F. Wilhelm & A. Rogalev**169-175 Thermodynamic properties of an alternating-spin (1/2,1) two-leg ladder***by*X. Chen & Q. Jiang & W. Shen**177-185 Magnetization and configurational anisotropy in magnetic clusters: Monte Carlo simulation***by*Zhigao Huang & Zhigao Chen & Fengming Zhang & Youwei Du**187-192 Modulated replica symmetry breaking schemes for antiferrimagnetic spin glasses***by*R. Oppermann & D. Sherrington & M. Kiselev**193-198 Dynamical phase transition in the two-point functions of the autonomous one-dimensional single-species reaction-diffusion systems***by*A. Aghamohammadi & M. Khorrami**199-204 Rotating bound states of dissipative solitons in systems of reaction-diffusion type***by*A. Liehr & A. Moskalenko & Yu. Astrov & M. Bode & H.-G. Purwins**205-212 Bulk mediated surface diffusion: finite bulk case***by*J. Revelli & C. Budde & D. Prato & H. Wio**213-221 Bound states of breathers in the Frenkel-Kontorova model***by*M. Meister & L. Floría**223-228 Searching low-energy conformations of two elastin sequences***by*H. Arkín**229-239 Transmission of sound through a single vortex***by*G. Brillant & F. Chillá & J.-F. Pinton**241-255 Electrohydrodynamic wave-packet collapse and soliton instability for dielectric fluids in (2 + 1)-dimensions***by*M. El-Sayed**257-269 What is a mean gravitational field?***by*F. Debbasch**271-274 Majority orienting model for the oscillation of market price***by*H. Takahashi & Y. Itoh

### 2004, Volume 37, Issue 1

**3-6 Correlation in the Al plasma excitation***by*P. Schattschneider & B. Jouffrey**7-14 Spin-gap phase in the extended t — J chain***by*Yu-Wen Lee & Yu-Li Lee**15-18 Energy scales and quasiparticle properties in an extended Hubbard model for HTC***by*R. Citro & M. Marinaro**19-24 Dynamic regimes in films with a periodic array of antidots***by*A. Silhanek & S. Raedts & M. Bael & V. Moshchalkov**25-37 Single-crystal structural study of the pressure-temperature-induced dimerization of C 60***by*R. Moret & P. Launois & T. Wågberg & B. Sundqvist & V. Agafonov & V. Davydov & A. Rakhmanina**39-46 Electric field dynamics at charged point in two component plasma***by*M. Meftah & T. Chohra & H. Bouguettaia & F. Khelfaoui & B. Talin & A. Calisti & J. Dufty**47-53 Off equilibrium dynamics in the 2d-XY system***by*S. Abriet & D. Karevski**55-78 Glass models on Bethe lattices***by*O. Rivoire & G. Biroli & O. Martin & M. Mézard**79-83 Soliton ratchets out of point-like inhomogeneities***by*L. Morales-Molina & F. Mertens & A. Sánchez**85-89 Morphological instability induced by the interaction of a particle with a solid-liquid interface***by*L. Hadji**91-100 Scaling of fracture strength in disordered quasi-brittle materials***by*P. Nukala & S. Simunovic**101-107 Crossover behaviour of 3-species systems with mutations or migrations***by*M. Ifti & B. Bergersen**109-115 Characterizing neuromorphologic alterations with additive shape functionals***by*M. Barbosa & L. F. Costa & E. Bernardes & G. Ramakers & J. Pelt**117-125 Quantitative interpretation of EELS and REELS spectra***by*V. Afanas’ev & A. Lubenchenko & M. Gubkin**127-136 Dissipation in the dynamics of a moving contact line: effect of the substrate disorder***by*S. Moulinet & C. Guthmann & E. Rolley

### 2003, Volume 37, Issue 3

**383-389 Slow dynamics due to entropic barriers in the one-dimensional ‘descent model’***by*V. Desoutter & N. Destainville