Most recent highlights from EPL:
Black-hole entropy from complex Ashtekar variables by E. Frodden et al.
From the sine-Gordon field theory to the Kardar-Parisi-Zhang growth equation by Pasquale Calabrese et al.
Evidence for a Bose-Einstein condensate of excitons by Mathieu Alloing et al.
Subharmonic oscillations of collective molecular motors by D. Oriola et al.
Uncovering temporal transitions and self-organization during slow aging of dense granular media in the absence of…
Jacob Bekenstein has been announced as the recipient of the 2012 Wolf Prize in Physics, in honour of his work in formulating the thermodynamics of black holes.
Bekenstein will be presented with the award – which consists of a certificate and prize money to the sum of 100,000 USD – by Israel President Shimon Peres, at a special ceremony at the Knesset on 13 May.
Bekenstein, who hails from Mexico City, received his PhD at Princeton University in 1972. Since then, he has worked…