Journal Articles

1994 - present

 

o   A Heterogeneous Out-of-Equilibrium Nonlinear q-Voter Model with Zealotry
      Andrew Mellor, Mauro Mobilia and R.K.P. Zia
      Physical Review E95, 012104 (20175).
 

o   Characterization of the Nonequilibrium Steady State of a Heterogeneous Nonlinear q-Voter Model with Zealotry
      Andrew Mellor, Mauro Mobilia and R.K.P. Zia
      EPL 113, 48001 (2016).
 

o   Networks with preferred degree: A mini-review and some new results
      K.E. Bassler, Deepak Dhar and R.K.P. Zia
      Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment P07013 (2015).
 

o   Extreme Thouless effect in a minimal model of dynamic social networks
      K.E. Bassler, Wenjia Liu, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia
      Physical Review E91, 042102 (2015).
 

o   Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics of a two-temperature Ising ring with conserved dynamics
      Nicholas Borchers, Michel Pleiming and R. K. P. Zia
      Physical Review E90, 062113 (2014).
 

o   Exact results for a simple epidemic model on a directed network: Explorations of a system in a nonequilibrium steady state
      Maxim S. Shkarayev and R. K. P. Zia
      Physical Review E90, 032107 (2014).
 

o   Modeling interacting dynamic networks: II. Systematic study of the statistical properties of cross-links between two networks with preferred degrees
      Wenjia Liu, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia
      Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment P05021 (2014).
 

o   Modeling interacting dynamic networks: I. Preferred degree networks and their characteristics
      Wenjia Liu, Shivakumar Jolad, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia
      Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment P08001 (2013).
 

o   Mass transport perspective on an accelerated exclusion process: Analysis of augmented current and unit-velocity phases
      Jiajia Dong, Stefan Klumpp, and R. K. P. Zia
      Physical Review E87, 022146 (2013).
 

o   Extraordinary variability and sharp transitions in a maximally frustrated dynamic network
      Wenjia Liu, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia
      EPL 100, 66007 (2012).
 

o   Epidemic Spreading on Preferred Degree Adaptive Networks
      Shivakumar Jolad, Wenjia Liu, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia
      PLoS ONE 7(11): e48686 (2012).
 

o   Entrainment and unit velocity: Surprises in an accelerated exclusion process
      Jiajia Dong, Stefan Klumpp, and R. K. P. Zia
      Physical Review Letters 109, 130602 (2012).
 

o   Stochastic evolution of four species in cyclic competition
      Clinton H. Durney, Sara O. Case, Michel Pleimling, and R. K. P. Zia
      Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment P06014 (2012).
 

o   Competition for finite resources
      L. Jonathan Cook and R. K. P. Zia
      Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment P05008 (2012).
 

o   On the relationship between cyclic and hierarchical three-species predator-prey systems and the two-species Lotka-Volterra model
      Qian He, Uwe C. Tauber, and R. K. P. Zia
      European Physical Journal B85, 141 (2012).
 

o   Saddles, arrows, and spirals: Deterministic trajectories in cyclic competition of four species
      Clinton H. Durney, Sara O. Case, Michel Pleimling, and R. K. P. Zia
      Physical Review E83, 051108 (2011).
 

o   Modeling Translation in Protein Synthesis with TASEP: a Tutorial and Recent Developments
      R. K. P. Zia, J. J. Dong and B. Schmittmann
      Journal of Statistical Physics 144 405 (2011).
 

o   Cyclic competition of four species: mean field theory and stochastic evolution
      Sara O. Case, Clinton H. Durney, Michel Pleimling, and R. K. P. Zia
      EPL 92 58003 (2010).
 

o   Energy flux near the junction of two Ising chains at different temperatures
      M. O. Lavrentovich and R. K. P. Zia
      EPL 91, 50003 (2010).
 

o   Network Evolution Induced by the Dynamical Rules of Two Populations
      T. Platini and R. K. P. Zia
      Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment P10018 (2010).
 

o   Power Spectra of a Constrained Totally Asymmetric Simple Exclusion Process
      L. Jonathan Cook and R. K. P. Zia
      Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment P07014 (2010).
 

o   Convection cells induced by spontaneous symmetry breaking
      Michel Pleimling, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia
      EPL 89, 50001 (2010).
 

o   Shorter Exposures to Harder X-rays Trigger Early Apoptotic Events in Xenopus laevis Embryos
      J.J. Dong, S.P. Mury, K.E. Drahos, M. Moscovitch, R.K.P. Zia, C.V. Finkielstein
      PLoS ONE 5(1): e8970 (2010).
 

o   Effects of temperature quenches on surface growth processes
      Yen-Liang Chou, Michel Pleimling, and R. K. P. Zia
      Physical Review E80, 061602 (2009).
 

o   Twenty five years after KLS: A celebration of non-equilibrium statistical mechanics
      R. K. P. Zia
      Journal of Statistical Physics 138, 20 (2010).
 

o   Competition between many Totally Asymmetric Simple Exclusion Processes for a Finite Pool of Resources
      L. Jonathan Cook, R. K. P. Zia, and B. Schmittmann
      Physical Review E80, 031142 (2009).
 

o   Opinion dynamics on an adaptive random network
      I. J. Benczik, S. Z. Benczik, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia
      Physical Review E79, 046104 (2009).
 

o   Making Sense of the Legendre Transform
      R. K. P. Zia, Edward F. Redish, and Susan R. McKay
      American Journal of Physics 77, 614 (2009).
 

o   Power Spectra in a Zero-Range Process on a Ring: Total Occupation Number in a Segment
      A. G. Angel and R. K. P. Zia
      Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment P03009 (2009).
 

o   Feedback and Fluctuations in a Totally Asymmetric Simple Exclusion Process with Finite Resources
      L. Jonathan Cook and R. K. P. Zia
      Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment P02012 (2009).
 

o   Understanding the edge effect in TASEP with mean-field theoretic approaches
      Jiajia Dong, R. K. P. Zia, and B. Schmittmann
      Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 42, 015002 (2009).
 

o   Percolation of a collection of finite random walks - a model for gas permeation through thin polymeric membranes
      R. K. P. Zia, Y. Wu, and B. Schmittmann
      Journal of Mathematical Chemistry 45, 58 (2009).
 

o   Far-from-equilibrium transport with constrained resources
      D. A. Adams, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia
      Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment P06009 (2008).
 

o   Two-dimensional polymer networks near percolation
      Y. Wu, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia
      Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 41, 025004 (2008).
 

o   Lack of consensus in social systems
      I. J. Benczik, S. Z. Benczik, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia
      Europhysics Letters 82, 48006 (2008).
 

o   Zero-range process with long-range interactions at a T-junction
      A. G. Angel, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia
      Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical 40, 12811 (2007).
 

o   Inhomogeneous exclusion processes and protein synthesis
      Jiajia Dong, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia
      Physical Review E76, 051113 (2007).
 

o   Power spectra of the total occupancy in the totally asymmetric simple exclusion process
      D.A. Adams, R K P Zia, and B Schmittmann
      Physical Review Letters 99, 020601 (2007).
 

o   Coarsening of ?clouds? and dynamic scaling in a far-from-equilibrium model
      D.A. Adams, B Schmittmann, and R K P Zia
      Physical Review E75, 041123 (2007).
 

o   Probability currents as principal characteristics in the statistical mechanics of nonequilibrium steady states
      R. K. P. Zia and B. Schmittmann,
      Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment P07012 (2007).
 

o   Simulation studies of permeation through two-dimensional ideal polymer networks
      Y. Wu, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia
      Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment P04003 (2007).
 

o   Towards a model for protein production rates
      Jiajia Dong, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Statistical Physics 128, 21 (2007).
 

o   A possible classification of nonequilibrium steady states
      R. K. P. Zia and B. Schmittmann,
      Journal of Physics A39, L409 (2006).
 

o   Canonical Analysis of Condensation in Factorised Steady State
      M. R. Evans, Satya N. Majumdar, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Statistical Physics 123, 357 (2006).
 

o  Factorised steady states in mass transport models on an arbitrary graph
      M. R. Evans, Satya N. Majumdar, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Physics A39, 4859 (2006).
 

o  Cluster growth and dynamic scaling in a two-lane driven diffusive system
      I. Georgiev, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Physics A39, 3495 (2006).
 

o  Spurious phase in a model for traffic on a bridge
      D. W. Erickson, G. Pruessner, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Physics A38, L659 (2005).
 

o   Will jams get worse when slow cars move over?
      B. Schmittmann, J. Krometis, and R. K. P. Zia,
      EuroPhysics Letters 70, 299 (2005).
 

o  Gas permeation through a polymer network
      B. Schmittmann, Manoj Gopalakrishnan, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Physics C17, S1817 (2005).
 

o   Anomalous nucleation far from equilibrium
      I. Georgiev, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review Letters 94, 115701 (2005).
 

o  Exact dynamics of a reaction-diffusion model with spatially alternating rates
      M. Mobilia, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review E71, 056129 (2005).
 

o  The Nature of the Condensate in Mass Transport Models,
      Satya N. Majumdar, M. R. Evans, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review Letters, 94, 180601 (2005).
 

o   Will jams get worse when slow cars move over?
      B. Schmittmann, J. Krometis, and R. K. P. Zia,
      EuroPhysics Letters 70, 299 (2005).
 

o  Gas permeation through a polymer network,
      B. Schmittmann, Manoj Gopalakrishnan, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Physics C17, S1817 (2005).
 

o  Anomalous nucleation far from equilibrium,
      I. Georgiev, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review Letters, 94, 115701 (2005).
 

o  Construction of the factorized steady state distribution in models of mass transport,
      R. K. P. Zia, M. R. Evans and Satya N. Majumdar,
      Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment L10001 (2004).
 

o  The Effects of Next-Nearest-Neighbor Interactions on the Orientation Dependence of Step Stiffness: Reconciling Theory with Experiment for Cu(001),
      T.J. Stasevich, T.L. Einstein, R. K. P. Zia, M. Giesen, H. Ibach, and F. Szalma,
      Physical Review B70, 245404 (2004).
 

o  Complete solution of the kinetics in a far-from-equilibrium Ising chain,
      M Mobilia, R. K. P. Zia, and B. Schmittmann,
      Journal of Physics A37, L407 (2004).
 

o   Bond Percolation of Polymers,
      Manoj Gopalakrishnan, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Physics A37, L337 (2004).
 

o  Factorised Steady States in Mass Transport Models
      M. R. Evans, Satya N Majumdar, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Physics A37, L275 (2004).
 

o  Fluctuations and correlations in an individual-based model of biological coevolution
      R. K. P. Zia and P. A. Rikvold,
      Journal of Physics A37, 5135 (2004).
 

o   Effects of cooling rate and physical aging on the gas transport properties in polycarbonate,
      C. M. Laot, E. Marand, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia.
      Marcomolecules 36, 8673 (2003).
 

o  Relevance of space anisotropy in the critical behavior of m-axial Lifshitz points
      H. W. Diehl, M. A. Shpot, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review B68 224415 (2003).
 

o  Punctuated equilibria and 1/f noise in a biological coevolution model with individual-based dynamics
      P. A. Rikvold and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review E68, 031913 (2003).
 

o  Modeling, Simulations, and Analyses of Protein Synthesis: Driven Lattice Gas with Extended Objects
      L. B. Shaw, R. K. P. Zia, and K. H. Lee,
      Physical Review E68, 021910 (2003).
 

o   Watching a Drunkard for Ten Nights: a Study of Distributions of Variances
      R. K. P. Zia and B. Schmittmann,
      American Journal of Physics 71, 859 (2003).
 

o  Effects of Differential Mobility on Biased Diffusion of Two Species
      R. S. Hipolito, R. K. P. Zia, and B. Schmittmann,
      Journal of Physics A36, 4963 (2003).
 

o   Repeated Bond Traversal Probabilities for the Simple Random Walk,
      T. Antal, H.J. Hilhorst, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Physics, A35, 8145 (2002).
 

o  Coarsening Dynamics of a Quasi One-dimensional Driven Lattice Gas,
      J. T. Mettetal, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Europhysics Letters, 58, 653 (2002).
 

o   Getting More from Pushing Less:  Negative Specific Heat and Conductivity in Non-equilibrium Steady States,  

     R. K. P. Zia,  E. L. Praestgaard, and O. G. Mouritsen,
      American Journal of Physics, 70, 384 (2002).
 

o  Critical Behaviour of Driven Bilayer Systems: A Field-theoretic Renormalisation Group Study
      U. C. T?uber, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Physics A34, L583 (2001)

  

o   Quantum Neural Networks,
      S. Gupta and R. K. P. Zia,
     Journal of Computer and System Sciences 63, 355 (2001).

 

o  Comment on `Renormalization-Group Calculation of the Dependence on Gravity of the Surface Tension and Bending Rigidity of a Fluid Interface' ,
      H. W. Diehl and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review Letters 87, 209601 (2001).
 

o  Microscopic Kinetics and Time-dependent Structure Factors,
      T. Aspelmeier, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review Letters 87, 065701 (2001).
 

o   Wulff Shapes and the Critical Nucleus for a Triangular Ising Lattice,
      V.A. Shneidman and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review B63, 085410 (2001).
 

o   Fluctuations and Correlations in Population Models with Age Structure,
      Martin Howard and R. K. P. Zia,
      International Journal of Modern Physics B15, 391 (2001).
 

o  A Lattice Gas Coupled to Two Thermal Reservoirs: Monte Carlo and Field Theoretic Studies,
      E. L. Praestgaard, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      European Physical Journal B18 , 675 (2000).
 

o  Extremal-point Densities of Interface Fluctations,
      Z. Toroczkai, G. Korniss, S. Das Sarma, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review E62, 276 (2000).
 

o  Viability of Competing Field Theories for the Driven Lattice Gas,
      B. Schmittmann, H. K. Janssen, U. C. T?uber, R. K. P. Zia, K.-t. Leung, and J. L. Cardy,
      Physical Review E61, 5977 (2000).

 

o  Dynamic Scaling in Vacancy-Mediated Disordering,
      B. Schmittmann, R. K. P. Zia, and W. Triampo,
      Brazilian Journal of Physics 30, 139 (2000).
 

o  Possible Existence of an Extraordinary Phase in the Driven Lattice Gas,
      R. K. P. Zia, L. B. Shaw, and B. Schmittmann,
      Physica A279, 60 (2000).
 

o  Contrasts between Equilibrium and Non-equilibrium Steady states: Computer Aided Discoveries in Simple Lattice Gases,
      R. K. P. Zia, L. B. Shaw, B. Schmittmann, and R. J. Astalos,
      Computer Physics Communications 127, 23 (2000).
 

o  "Weather" Records: Musings on Cold Days after a Long Hot Indian Summer ,
      B. Schmittmann and R. K. P. Zia,
      American Journal of Physics 67, 1269 (1999).
 

o  Phase Transitions in a Driven Ising Lattice Gas with Anisotropic Interactions ,
      L. B. Shaw, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Statistical Physics 95, 981 (1999).
 

o  Long-Range Order in a Quasi One-Dimensional Non-Equilibrium Three-State Lattice Gas,
      G. Korniss, B. Schmittmann and R. K. P. Zia,
      Europhysics Letters 45, 431 (1999).
 

o   Three Manifestations of the Pulsed Harmonic Potential,
      T. J. Newman and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Physics A31, 9621 (1998).
 

o   Random Walk with a Hop-Over Site: A Novel Approach to Tagged Diffusion and Its Applications,
      R. K. P. Zia and Z. Toroczkai,
      Journal of Physics A31, 9667 (1998).
 

o  Two point Correlations and Critical Line of the Driven Ising Lattice Gas in a High Temperature Expansion,
      B. Schmittmann and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Statistical Physics 91, 525 (1998).
 

o   Equilibrium Shapes of Droplets a cross Grain Boundaries,
      R. K. P. Zia,
      Physica A251, 40 (1998).
 

o  Brownian-Vacancy Mediated Disordering Dynamics,
      Z. Toroczkai, G. Korniss, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Europhysics Letters 40, 281 (1997).
 

o   Drifting Spatial Structures in a System with Oppositely Driven Species,
      K.-t. Leung and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review E56, 308 (1997).

 

o   Contrasts between Coarsening and Relaxational Dynamics in Surface Growth,
      M. Siegert, M. Plischke and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review Letters 78, 3705 (1997).
 

o   Asymmetries in Structure Factor Histograms,
      G. Korniss, B. Schmittmann, and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Physics A30, 3837 (1997).
 

o  Onset of Ordering in Driven Bi-Layer Lattice Gasses,
      B. Schmittmann, C. C. Hill and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physica A239, 382 (1997).
 

o  Periodic One-dimensional Hopping Model with One Mobile Directional Impurity,
      Z. Toroczkai and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Statistical Physics 87, 545 (1997).
 

o  Non-equilibrium Phase Transitions in a Simple Three-State Lattice Gas,
      G. Korniss, B. Schmittmann and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Statistical Physics 86, 721 (1997).
 

o  Long Range Correlations in the Disordered Phase of a Simple Three State Lattice Gas,
      G. Korniss, B. Schmittmann and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physica A239, 111 (1997).
 

o  Distribution of Structure Factors and Phase Transitions in a Driven Lattice Gas,
      M. S. Rudzinsky and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Physics A29, 6717 (1996).
 

o  Phase Transitions in Driven Bi-layer Systems: A Monte Carlo Study,
      C. Hill, R. K. P. Zia and B. Schmittmann,
      Physical Review Letters 77, 514 (1996).
 

o   A Model for Electropheresis of Polymers with Impurities: Exact Distribution for a Steady State,
      Z. Toroczkai and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physics Letters A217, 97 (1996).
 

o   Subtleties in Data Analysis Related to the Size of Critical Region ;
      K.-t. Leung and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Statistical Physics 83, 1219 (1996).

 

o   Distributions of Absolute Central Moments for Random Walk Surfaces,
      A.J. McKane and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Physics A29, 1175 (1996)
 

o  Monte Carlo Studies of a Driven Lattice Gas: I. Growth and Asymmetry during Phase Segregation,
      F. J. Alexander, C. A. Laberge, J. L. Lebowitz and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Statistical Physics 82,1133 (1996).
 

o  Novel Phase Transitions in Biased Diffusion of Two Species,
      G. Korniss, B. Schmittmann and R. K. P. Zia,
      Europhysics Letters 32, 49 (1995).
 

o  Phase Transitions in a Driven Lattice Gas at Two Temperatures,
      K.E. Bassler and R. K. P. Zia,
      Journal of Statistical Physics 80, 499 (1995).
 

o  On Singularities in the Disordered Phase of a Driven Diffusive System,
      R. K. P. Zia and B. Schmittmann,
      Zeitschrift f?r Physik B97, 327 (1995).
 

o  Spontaneous Structure Formation in Driven Systems with Two Species: Exact Solutions in a Mean-Field Theory,
      I. Vilfan, R. K. P. Zia and B. Schmittmann,
      Physical Review Letters 73, 2071 (1994).
 

o  Width Distribution of Curvature-driven Interfaces: A Study of Universality,
      M. Plischke, Z. Racz and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review E50, 3589 (1994).
 

o  Width Distribution for Random-Walk Interfaces,
      G. Foltin, K Oerding, Z. Racz, R. Workman and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review E50, R639 (1994).
 

o  Phase Transitions in a Non-equilibrium Potts Model: A Monte-Carlo Study of Critical Behavior,
      K. E. Bassler and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review E49, 5871 (1994).
 

o  Scaling Analysis of Narrow Necks in Curvature Models of Fluid Lipid-Bilayer Vesicles,
      B. Fourcade, L. Miao, M. Rao, M. Wortis and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review E49, 5276 (1994).
 

o  Finite-size Scaling in a Two-temperature Lattice Gas: a Monte-Carlo Study of Critical Properties,
      E. L. Praestgaard, Heine Larsen and R. K. P. Zia,
      Europhysics Letters 25, 447 (1994).
 

o  Two-temperature Kinetic Ising Model in One Dimension: Steady-state Correlations in terms of Energy and Energy Flux,
      Z. Racz and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review E49, 139 (1994).

 

selected articles published before 1994

 

o   Euclidean Group as a Dynamical Symmetry of Surface Fluctuations: The Planar Interface and Critical Behaviour ,
      D.J. Wallace and R. K. P. Zia,
      Physical Review Letters 43, 808(1979).