The Statistical Physics and Soft Matter Journal Club

The Statistical Physics and Soft Matter Journal Club meets on Tuesdays at 1400 hours (excepting special circumstances).

Next Talk

Date

Speaker

Topic

Abstract

References

Time

2:00 pm

Venue

Alladi Ramakrishnan Hall (423)


Tentative schedule of forthcoming talks is listed below.

SCHEDULE OF TALKS

Date

Speaker

Topic

Comments/ Reference

xx/xx/2009

xx/xx/2009


Talks in the recent past

Date

Speaker

Topic

Comments/ Reference

14/05/2010

Soumyajit Pramanick

Cascade of failures in interdependent networks

Nature 464, 1025-1028 (15 April 2010)

30/04/2010

MD Izhar Ashraf

Computational techniques in Phylogenetic Tree Analysis

Phylogenetic Tree Computation Tutorial, by Frank Olken

23/04/2010

Sumithra Surendralal

The small world of Shakespeare's plays

James Stiller et al. Human Nature, Vol.14,No.4, pp.397-408

11/11/2009

Satyavani Vemparala

Coarse graining methods: force-matching and inverse mapping methods

Chu et al, Mol. Phys., 105, 167-75, 2007 and Shinoda et al, Mol. Sim., 33, 27-36, 2007

15/09/2009

Jesan T.

Oscillations arise through strong nonlinearity in intra-cellular signaling

Qiao et al, PLOS Computational Biology, 3(9), 2007

01/09/2009

Purusattam Ray

Strong Mobility in Weakly Disordered Systems

Ben-Naim and Krapivsky, PRL, 102, 190602 (2009)

24/07/2009

Subinay Dasgupta (Department of Physics, Calcutta University)

A Long-range Anti-Ferromagnetic Ising Model

21/07/2009

Rajesh Ravindran

On the orientational ordering of long rods on a lattice

A. Ghosh and D. Dhar, EPL Vol 78, (2007) 20003

18/06/2009

Gautam I. Menon

New Microscopies

09/06/2009

Zahera Jabeen

Stationary States and Energy Cascades in Inelastic Gases

Ben-Naim and Machta, PRL 94, 138001 (2005)

05/05/2009

Neeraj Kumar Kamal

Synchronization of time-delayed systems

Chen and Kurths, PRE 76,036212 (2007)

07/04/2009

Amit Kumar Bhattacharjee

Nonabelian vortices

Kobdaj, Thomas, Nuclear Physics B, 413, 689-722 (1994)

31/03/2009

Sudeshna Sinha

Synthetic Gene Network for Entraining and Amplifying Cellular Oscillations

Hasty et. al., PRL, 88 (2002) 148101

13/03/2009

Syed Mohammad Kamil

Vorticity banding in rodlike virus suspensions

Kang et. al., Phys. Rev. E 74, 026307 (2006)

06/03/2009

Subodh Shenoy (University of Hyderabad)

Strain pseudospins with power law interactions a coupled-map lattice under cooling

Shenoy, Lookman, Phys. Rev. B 78, 144103 (2008)

27/02/2009

Rahul Siddharthan

Inverted Repeat Structures in Genomes

Zhao et al, PLoS ONE 2 (2): e262, 2007

13/02/2009

Prabodh Shukla (Physics Department, North Eastern Hill University, Shillong)

The character of k-core percolation transition

C L Farrow, P Shukla, and P M Duxbury, J Phys A 40, F581 (2007), P Shukla, Pramana 71, 319 (2008)

30/12/2008

Arghya Mondal (University of Potsdam, Germany)

Rapidly switched random links enhance spatiotemporal regularity

26/12/2008

Adwait

Computer Simulations of Lipid Bilayers

22/12/2008

Matthieu Latapy (CNRS 6,Paris)

Complex Networks

21/11/2008

K.Jayasree (IIT-M)

Equilibrium properties of a grafted polyelectrolyte with explicit counterions

11/11/2008

Sachin Talathi (Univ. of Florida)

Temporal spike pattern learning in biological systems

Sachin@BMC-NeuroScience

24/10/2008

Purusattam Ray

Exciting Hard Spheres

Antal@arxiv

17/10/2008

R.Rajesh

Negative Poisson's Ratio Materials via Isotropic Interactions

Rechtsman@PRL08

10/10/2008

M.S.Santhanam (PRL,Ahmedabad)

Return interval distribution of extreme events and long term memory

10/09/2008

Amitabha Nandi

Effective mechanisms for the synchronization of stochastic oscillators

05/09/2008

Sitabhra Sinha

Why being both "fit" and "flexible" is a big problem in evolution ?

Novozhilov@MolEvolBio, Thattai@Genetics, Novozhilov@BiB

29/08/2008

Gautam Menon

Jamming and Rheology

A.J. Liu and S. Nagel (Eds.), Taylor and Francis (2001)

22/08/2008

Gautam Menon

Jamming : A New Type of Phase Transition?

Biroli@NaturePhysics

08/08/2008

Rajeev Singh

Instabilities in spatially extended predator-prey systems

01/08/2008

S.Sridhar

Modelling Cultural Diversity as a Function of Environmental Stability

27/06/2008

Subinay Dasgupta

Some aspects of persistence behavior in Ising model

17/06/2008

Nithin Nagaraj (NIAS,Bangalore)

The unreasonable effectiveness of the tent map and its cousins for communications

18/04/2008

Kamal Lodaya

Cells as metabolism-repair systems and a vicious circle argument



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