Patterns in Excitable Media: Genesis, Dynamics and Control
CRC Press, Boca Raton, 2014

Sitabhra Sinha and S. Sridhar

Econophysics: An Introduction
Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, 2010

Sitabhra Sinha, Arnab Chatterjee, Anirban Chakraborti and Bikas K. Chakrabarti

Journal Papers and Book Chapters

  • T. Jesan, U. Sarma, S, Halder, B. Saha and S. Sinha, "Branched motifs enable long-range interactions in signaling networks through retrograde propagation", PLoS ONE 8(5) (2013) e64409. (Abstract and Paper, open access)
  • S. Sridhar, D.-M. Le, Y.-C. Mi, S. Sinha, P.-Y. Lai and C. K. Chan, "Suppression of cardiac alternans by alternating-period-feedback stimulations", Phys Rev E 87 (2013) 042712 (1-8). (reprint)
  • R. Singh and S. Sinha, "Spatiotemporal order, disorder, and propagating defects in homogeneous system of relaxation oscillators", Phys Rev E 87 (2013) 012907 (1-5). (reprint) (Earlier version in arxiv)
  • S. Sinha, M. Thess and S. Markose, "How unstable are complex financial systems? Analyzing an inter-bank network of credit relations", in Econophysics of Systemic Risk and Network Dynamics (Eds. F. Abergel, B. K. Chakrabarti, A. Chakraborti and A. Ghosh), Springer (2013) pp 59-76. (reprint)
  • S. Sinha and B. K. Chakrabarti, "Econophysics: An emerging discipline", invited survey article in Economic & Political Weekly 46(no. 32) (2012) 44-65. (paper, 513 KB)
  • U. Sarma, A. Sareen, M. Maiti, V. Kamat, R. Sudan, S. Pahari, N. Srivastava, S. Roy, S. Sinha, I. Ghosh, A. G. Chande, R. Mukhopadhyaya and B. Saha, "Modeling and experimental analyses reveals signaling plasticity in a bi-modular assembly of CD40 receptor activated kinases", PLoS ONE 7(7) (2012) e39898. (Abstract and Paper, open access)
  • M. I. Ashraf and S. Sinha, "Core-periphery organization of graphemes in written sequences: Decreasing positional rigidity with increasing core order", in CICLing 2012, Part I (Ed. A. Gelbukh) Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science 7181 (2012) 142-153. (reprint)
  • S. Sinha, N. Yadav and M. Vahia, "In Square Circle: Geometric knowledge of the Indus civilization", in Math Unlimited: Essays in Mathematics (Eds. R. Sujatha, H.N. Ramaswamy and C.S. Yogananda), Science Publishers and CRC Press (2012) 451-462. (Abstract and Paper)
  • S. Sinha and S. Poria, "Multiple dynamical time-scales in networks with hierarchically nested modular organization", Pramana: J. Phys. 77 (2011) 833-842. (Abstract and Paper)
  • N. Pradhan, S. Dasgupta and S. Sinha, "Modular organization enhances the robustness of attractor network dynamics", Europhys. Lett. 94 (2011) 38004 (1-6). (reprint) (Earlier version in arxiv)
  • T. Jesan, G. I. Menon and S. Sinha, "Epidemiological dynamics of the 2009 Influenza A(H1N1)v outbreak in India", Current Science 100 (2011) 1051-1054. (Earlier version in arxiv) (reprint)
  • This paper was highlighted in the In This Issue section of the journal (April 10,2011).
  • S. V. Vikram and S. Sinha, "Emergence of universal scaling in financial markets from mean-field dynamics", Phys. Rev. E 83 (2011) 016101 (1-4). (reprint) (Abstract and Paper)
  • S. Sinha, A. M. Izhar, R. K. Pan and B. K. Wells, "Network analysis of a corpus of undeciphered Indus civilization inscriptions indicates syntactic organization", Computer Speech and Language 25 (2011) 639-654. (Abstract and Paper)
  • V. S. Vijayraghavan and S. Sinha, "Are the trading volume and the number of trades distributions universal?", in Econophysics of Order-Driven Markets (Eds. F. Abergel, B. K. Chakrabarti, A. Chakraborti and M. Mitra), Springer (2011) pp 17-30. (reprint)
  • S. Sridhar and S. Sinha, "Response to sub-threshold stimulus is enhanced by spatially heterogeneous activity", Europhys. Lett. 92 (2010) 60006 (1-6). (reprint) (Earlier version in arxiv)
  • S. Sinha, "Are large complex economic systems unstable ?" Science and Culture (Special Issue on Econophysics) 76 (2010) 454-458. (Abstract and Paper)
  • A. Pumir, S. Sinha, S. Sridhar, M. Argentina, M. Horning, S. Filippi, C. Cherubini, S. Luther and V. Krinsky, "Wave-train-induced termination of weakly anchored vortices in excitable media", Phys. Rev. E 81 (2010) 010901 (R) (1-4). (reprint) (Earlier version in arxiv)
  • S. Dasgupta, R. K. Pan and S. Sinha, "Phase of Ising spins on modular networks analogous to social polarization", Phys. Rev. E 80 (2009) 025101(R) (1-4). (reprint) (Earlier version in arxiv)
  • S. Sinha, T. Jesan and N. Chatterjee, "Systems Biology: From the cell to the brain", Current Trends in Science: Platinum Jubilee Special (Ed. N Mukunda), Bangalore: Indian Academy of Sciences (2009) pp 199-205. (reprint) (Earlier version in arxiv)
  • S. Sinha, R. K. Pan, N. Yadav, M. Vahia and I. Mahadevan, "Network analysis reveals structure indicative of syntax in the corpus of undeciphered Indus civilization inscriptions", Proc. Workshop on Graph-based methods for Natural Language Processing, ACL-IJCNL 2009, Suntec, Singapore, pp 5-13. (reprint)
  • R. K. Pan and S. Sinha, "Modularity produces small-world networks with dynamical time-scale separation", Europhys. Lett. 85 (2009) 68006 (1-6). (Abstract and Paper)
  • S. Sinha, "From network structure to dynamics and back again: Relating dynamical stability and connection topology in biological complex systems", in Dynamics On and Of Complex Networks (Eds. N. Ganguly, A. Deutsch, and A. Mukherjee), Birkhauser (2009) pp 3-18. (Abstract and Paper)
  • S. Sinha and S. Sridhar, "Controlling Spiral Turbulence in Simulated Cardiac Tissue by Low-Amplitude Traveling Wave Stimulation", in Complex Dynamics in Physiological Systems: From Heart to Brain (Eds. S. K. Dana, P. K. Roy and J. Kurths), Springer (2009) pp 69-87.
  • T. K. Shajahan, S. Sinha and R. Pandit, "The Mathematical Modelling of Inhomogeneities in Ventricular Tissue", in Complex Dynamics in Physiological Systems: From Heart to Brain (Eds. S. K. Dana, P. K. Roy and J. Kurths), Springer (2009) pp 51-67.
  • S. Sridhar and S. Sinha, "Controlling spatiotemporal chaos in excitable media using an array of control points", Europhys. Lett. 81 (2008) 50002. (Abstract and Paper)
  • R. K. Pan and S. Sinha, "Modular networks with hierarchical organization: The dynamical implications of complex structure", Pramana: J. Phys. 71 (2008) 331-340. ( Abstract and Paper)
  • R. K. Pan and S. Sinha, "Inverse-cubic law of index fluctuation distribution in Indian markets", Physica A 387 (2008) 2055-2065. (Abstract and Paper)
  • S. Sinha and S. Sridhar, "Controlling Spatiotemporal Chaos and Spiral Turbulence in Excitable Media", in Handbook of Chaos Control, 2nd rev edition (Eds. E. Scholl and H. G. Schuster), Wiley-VCH (2008) pp 703-718. (A slightly altered version)
  • R. Pandit, A. Pande, S. Sinha and A. Sen, "Spiral turbulence and spatiotemporal chaos: Characterization and control in two excitable media", Physica A 306 (2002) 211-219. (reprint)
  • S. Sinha and J. Basak, "Response of an excitatory-inhibitory neural network to external stimulation: An application to image segmentation", Phys. Rev. E 65 (2002) 046112 (1-6). (reprint)
  • S. Sinha, A. Pande and R. Pandit, "Defibrillation via the elimination of spiral turbulence in a model for ventricular fibrillation", Phys. Rev. Lett. 86 (2001) 3678-3681. ( Published version). (Abstract and Paper)
  • S. Sinha, "Noise-free stochastic resonance in simple chaotic systems", Physica A 270 (1999) 204-214. ( Paper )
  • S. Sinha and B. K. Chakrabarti, "Dynamical Transitions in Network Models of Collective Computation", Current Science 77 (1999) 420-428.(Special Issue on Non-equilibrium Statistical Physics) (Paper)
  • A. Pande, S. Sinha and R. Pandit, "Spiral Turbulence: From the oxidation of CO on Pt(110) to Ventricular Fibrillation", J. IISc 79 (1999) 31-40. (Abstract and Paper )
  • S. Sinha, "Chaotic dynamics in iterated map neural networks with piecewise linear activation function", Fundamenta Informaticae 37 (1999) 31-50. (Abstract and Paper )
  • S. Sinha and B. K. Chakrabarti, "Deterministic stochastic resonance in a piecewise linear chaotic map", Phys. Rev. E 58 (1998) 8009-8012. (Paper )
  • S. Sinha, "Frustrated synchronization in competing drive-response coupled chaotic systems", LANL E-print ( Abstract and Paper ) (1998).
  • S. Sinha, "Chaos and synchronization in simple excitatory-inhibitory neural network models", Proceedings of Int. Conf. on Nonlinear Dynamics and Brain Functioning, IISc, Bangalore (1998) 54.
  • S. Sinha and S. Biswas, "Associative Memory for Gray-Level Images", Proceedings of IEEE Int. Conf. in Image Processing, Santa Barbara, (1997) 871-873.
  • S. Sinha, "Adaptive walks in fitness landscapes", Ind. J. Theo. Phys. 44 (1996) 63-73.
  • S. Sinha and S. Kar, "Competition among synchronizing chaotic systems: Implication for neural computation", in T. Yamakawa and G. Matsumoto (eds.) Methodologies for the conception, design and application of intelligent systems, Singapore: World Scientific, (1996) 700-703.
  • S. Sinha, "Chaos control in an oscillatory neural network model", J. IETE 42 (1996) 205-213.
  • S. Sinha, "Controlled transition from chaos to periodic oscillations in a neural network model", Physica A 224 (1996) 433-446. ( Paper ).
  • S. Sinha, "The evolution of adaptability: the artificial life approach", Ind. J. Phys. B 69 (1995) 625-640.
  • S. Sinha, "Influence of asymmetric initial configurations on the recall properties of the Hopfield net", J. Inst. Engg. (India) 74 (1993) 28-31.


  • R. Pandit, S. Sinha, A. Pande and A. Sen, "Defibrillation and spiral turbulence in a model for ventricular fibrillation", Indian Patent Number 199042 (date granted: 01/03/2006).