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Statistical Physics and Complex Systems

Group “Statistical Mechanics and Condensed Matter”

The activities of the “Statistical Physics and Complex Systems” team revolve around three broad directions, which cover a large area of statistical physics. The first one deals with rigorous statistical mechanics and in particular with the study of phase transition phenomena for exactly solvable models and/or from a geometrical point of view. The second deals with statistical mechanics of open quantum systems out of equilibrium and the development of models and analytical tools to study the corresponding non-equilibrium stationary states. In the third research direction, we study the statistical physics of complex systems and complex networks: our studies go from the structure of networks to the study of dynamical processes taking place on them, and focuses particularly on the case of temporal network. As the network paradigm can be used to describe many systems of different origins and nature, our research lines cover also several interdisciplinary applications.
The methods used by the team’s members range from rigorous mathematical tools to numerical simulations and empirical data analysis, through usual statistical physics approximation tools. Moreover, the team’s activities naturally lead to the development of interfaces within physics and towards several other disciplines: mathematics, computer science, neurosciences, epidemiology and public health, webscience or even social sciences.

Directory of Members

Andreys Simon PhD candidate
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Asch Joachim University faculty
+33.4.91.26.95.20 Email
Aschbacher Walter University faculty
+33.4.91.26.95.16 Email
Barrat Alain Adjunct director
Researcher
Chef de l’équipe « Physique statistique et systèmes complexes »
Référent pôle de recherche interdisciplinaire et intersectoriel AMU - Santé et sciences de la vie
+33.4.91.26.95.40 Email
Briolle Françoise University faculty
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Gandolfo Daniel University faculty
Chef du Groupe « Physique statistique et matière condensée »
+33.4.91.26.95.10 Email
GELARDI Valeria PhD candidate
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GENOIS Mathieu University faculty
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Pillet Claude-Alain University faculty
+33.4.91.26.95.32 Email
Raymond Laurent University faculty
+33.4.91.28.83.13 Email
Rouleux Michel University faculty
+33.4.91.26.97.97 Email
Ruiz Jean Researcher
+33.4.91.26.95.43 Email
Shlosman Senya Emeritus
+33.4.91.26.95.32 Email
Verga Alberto University faculty
+33.4.91.26.95.04 Email

List of Publications

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Preprint, Working paper
Noé Cuneo, Vojkan Jakšić, Claude-Alain Pillet, Armen Shirikyan
Théorème de fluctuation et formalisme thermodynamique
2017
Preprint, Working paper
Daniel Gandolfo, Christian Maes, Jean Ruiz, Senya Shlosman
Glassy states: the free Ising model on a tree
2017
Conference paper
Michele Starnini, Bruno Lepri, Andrea Baronchelli, Alain Barrat, C. Cattuto, Romualdo Pastor-Satorras
Robust modeling of human contact networks across different scales and proximity-sensing techniques
Socinfo, Sep 2017, Oxford, United Kingdom. 0020, 〈http://socinfo2017.oii.ox.ac.uk/〉
Journal article
Julie Fournet, Alain Barrat
Estimating the epidemic risk using non-uniformly sampled contact data
Scientific Reports, Nature Publishing Group, 2017, 7, pp.9975. 〈10.1038/s41598-017-10340-y〉
Preprint, Working paper
Joachim Asch, Olivier Bourget, Alain Joye
Chirality induced Interface Currents in the Chalker Coddington Model
2017
Journal article
Tristan Benoist, Vojkan Jaksic, Claude-Alain Pillet
Energy statistics in open harmonic networks
Journal of Statistical Physics, Springer Verlag, 2017, 168 (5), pp.1016-1030 〈10.1007/s10955-017-1842-7〉
Conference paper
Julia Eberle, Karsten Stegmann, Frank Fischer, Alain Barrat, Kristine Lund
Finding Collaboration Partners in a Scientific Community: The Role of Cognitive Group Awareness, Career Level, and Disciplinary Background Collaboration and integration of newcomers in scientific communities
The 12th International Conference on Computer Supported Collaborative Learning, Jun 2017, Philadelphia, United States. pp.519-526, Making a Difference: Prioritizing Equity and Access in CSCL. 12th International Conference on Computer Supported Collaborative Learning. 〈https://cscl17.wordpress.com/〉
Journal article
David Angulo-Garcia, Stefano Luccioli, Simona Olmi, Alessandro Torcini
Death and rebirth of neural activity in sparse inhibitory networks
New Journal of Physics, Institute of Physics: Open Access Journals, 2017, 19 (5), pp.053011. 〈10.1088/1367-2630/aa69ff〉
Journal article
Tristan Benoist, Martin Fraas, Vojkan Jaksic, Claude-Alain Pillet
Full statistics of erasure processes: Isothermal adiabatic theory and a statistical Landauer principle
Revue roumaine de mathématiques pures et appliquées, Editura Academiei Române, 2017, 62 (1), pp.P.259-286
Journal article
Horia Cornean, Valeriu Moldoveanu, Claude-Alain Pillet
A mathematical account of the NEGF formalism
Annales Henri Poincaré, Springer Verlag, 2017, 19, pp.411-442. 〈10.1007/s00023-017-0638-2〉
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