Fereydoon Family

Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor
Department of Physics
Emory University, Atlanta
E-mail: phyff@emory.edu
Page: http://www.physics.emory.edu/faculty/family/

Fields of interest:

  • Simulational and Computational Approach to Condensed Matter Physics


Recent publications (selected):

F. Family, H.A. Larrondo, D.G. Zarlenga et al.:
Chaotic dynamics and control of deterministic ratchets,
Journal Of Physics-Condensed Matter, Vol. 17(47), (2005), pp. S3719-S3739.

C.M. Arizmendi, H.G.W. Hentschel, F. Family:
Entropic studies of cytoskeletal motors jamming,
Physica A-Statistical Mechanics And Its Applications, Vol. 356(1), (2005).

B.M.T. Goncalves, J.C. Kao, F. Family et al.:
Fractal modeling of choroidal neovascularization,
Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science, Vol. 45, Suppl. 1, (2004).

H.G.E. Hentschel, M.N. Popescu and F. Family:
Iterated Conformal maps and pinning of stick-slip laplacian flows,
ACS Symposium Series, Vol. 882, (2004), pp. 85-96.

M.N. Popescu, H.G.E. Hentschel, F. Family:
Anisotropic diffusion-limited aggregation,
Physical Review E, Vol. 69(6), (2004), art. 061403.

H.G.E. Hentschel, M.N. Popescu, F. Family:
Diffusion-limited aggregation with power-law pinning,
Physical Review E, Vol. 69(1), (2004), art. 011403.

C.M. Arizmendi, J.R. Sanchez, F. Family:
Zipping thermal ratchets,
Physica A-Statistical Mechanics And Its Applications, Vol. 327(1-2), (2003).

R. Ruiz, B. Nickel, N. Koch et al.:
Dynamic scaling, island size distribution, and morphology in the aggregation regime of submonolayer pentacene films,
Physical Review Letters, Vol. 91(13), (2003), art. 136102.

J.G. Amar, M.N. Popescu, F. Family:
Singularities and spatial fluctuations in submonolayer epitaxy – Reply,
Physical Review Letters, Vol. 90(18), (2003), art. 189602.

H.A. Larrondo, C.M. Arizmendi, F. Family:
Current basins of attraction in inertia ratchets,
Physica A-Statistical Mechanics And Its Applications, Vol. 320, (2003).