# Preprints

2016-02-06
07:37
 Exploiting plume structure to decode gas source distance using metal-oxide gas sensors / Schmuker, Michael ; Bahr, Viktor ; Huerta, Ramón Estimating the distance of a gas source is important in many applications of chemical sensing, like e.g. [...] arXiv:1602.01815. - 2016. - 33 p. Preprint

2016-02-06
07:37
 A Multiscale Diffuse-Interface Model for Two-Phase Flow in Porous Media / Roudbari, Mahnaz Shokrpour ; van Brummelen, E Harald ; Verhoosel, Clemens V In this paper we consider a multiscale phase-field model for capillarity-driven flows in porous media. [...] arXiv:1602.01809. - 2016. Preprint

2016-02-06
07:37
 Conformity-Driven Agents Support Ordered Phases in the Spatial Public Goods Game / Javarone, Marco Alberto ; Antonioni, Alberto ; Caravelli, Francesco We investigate the spatial Public Goods Game in the presence of conformity-driven agents on a bi-dimensional lattice with periodic boundary conditions. [...] arXiv:1602.01808. - 2016. - 14 p. Preprint

2016-02-06
07:37
 Long-range attraction of particles adhered to lipid vesicles / Sarfati, Raphael ; Dufresne, Eric R Many biological systems fold thin sheets of lipid membrane into complex three-dimensional structures. [...] arXiv:1602.01802. - 2016. Preprint

2016-02-06
07:37
 Two-vector representation of a nondepolarizing Mueller matrix / Gil, José J ; José, Ignacio San A geometric view of the polarimetric properties of a nondepolarizing medium is presented by means of a pair of vectors in the Poincar\'e sphere. [...] arXiv:1602.01794. - 2016. - 10 p. Preprint

2016-02-06
07:37
 Diverse anisotropy of phonon transport in two-dimensional IV-VI compounds: A first-principles study / Qin, Guangzhao ; Qin, Zhenzhen ; Fang, Wu-Zhang ; Zhang, Li-Chuan ; Yue, Sheng-Ying ; Yan, Qing-Bo ; Hu, Ming ; Su, Gang New class two-dimensional (2D) materials beyond graphene, including layered and non-layered, and their heterostructures, are currently attracting increasing interest due to their promising applications in nanoelectronics, optoelectronics and clean energy, where thermal transport property is one of the fundamental physical parameters. [...] arXiv:1602.01766. - 2016. - 13 p. Preprint

2016-02-06
07:37
 Reforming the international system of units: On our way to redefine the base units solely from fundamental constants and beyond / Bordé, Christian J Our purpose is to offer a logical analysis of the system of units and to explore possible paths towards a consistent and unified system with an original perspective. [...] arXiv:1602.01752. - 2016. Preprint

2016-02-06
07:37
 The deterministic Kermack-McKendrick model bounds the general stochastic epidemic / Wilkinson, Robert R ; Ball, Frank G ; Sharkey, Kieran J We prove that, for Poisson transmission and recovery processes, the classic Susceptible $\to$ Infected $\to$ Recovered (SIR) epidemic model of Kermack and McKendrick provides, for any given time t>0, a strict lower bound on the expected number of suscpetibles and a strict upper bound on the expected number of recoveries in the general stochastic SIR epidemic. [...] arXiv:1602.01730. - 2016. Preprint

2016-02-06
07:37
 Breather solitons in highly nonlocal media / Alberucci, Alessandro ; Jisha, Chandroth P ; Assanto, Gaetano We investigate the breathing of optical spatial solitons in highly nonlocal media. [...] arXiv:1602.01722. - 2016. - 7 p. Preprint

2016-02-06
07:37
 The effect of ambipolar electric fields on the electron heating in capacitive RF plasmas / Schulze, J ; Donko, Z ; Derzsi, A ; Korolov, I ; Schuengel, E We investigate the electron heating dynamics in electropositive argon and helium capacitively coupled RF discharges driven at 13.56 MHz by Particle in Cell simulations and by an analytical model. [...] arXiv:1602.01719. - 2016. Preprint

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