Special Issue "Artificial Life"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 June 2014).
Interests: experimental methods: synchrotron radiation research; XANES spectroscopy; many body effects in XANES; scanning micro X-ray diffraction; materials: transition metal oxides; high Tc superconductors; metallo-proteins; biological systems; quantum phenomena in complex matter: lattice and electronic complexity; polymorphism; valence fluctuation; multi-band Hubbard models; superstripes; nanoscale electronic phase separation; protein fluctuations; effective charge and coordination in active sites of metalloproteins; origin of life
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