H. Eugene Stanley, Ph.D.

photo of Dr. SegreProfessor, Biomedical Engineering
Professor, Physics
Director, Center for Polymer Studies

Ph.D., Physics, Harvard University
B.A., Physics, Wesleyan University

Curriculum Vitae
Phone: (617) 353-2617
Email: hes@bu.edu
Website: http://argento.bu.edu/hes/

Research Interests

  • Application of Statistical Physics to Understanding and Preventing Diseases Related to Protein Misfolding, such as Alzheimer Disease
  • Econophysics: Using Statistical Physics Concepts to Better Understand Economic Questions
  • Physical Mechanisms in Liquid Water
  • Threat Networks and Threatened Networks: Stabilization and Immunization of Networks

Selected Recent Publications

F. Mallamace, C. Branca, C. Corsaro, N. Leone, J. Spooren, H. E. Stanley, and S.-H. Chen. “Dynamical Crossover and Breakdown of the Stokes-Einstein Relation in Confined Water and in Methanol-Diluted Bulk Water” J. Phys. Chem. B 114: 1870-1878 (2010). PDF

K. Stokely, M. G. Mazza, H. E. Stanley, and G. Franzese. “Effect of Hydrogen Bond Cooperativity on the Behavior of Water” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 107: 1301-1306 (2010). PDF

G. Li, S. D. S. Reis, A. A. Moreira, H. E. Stanley, S. Havlin, and J. S. Andrade Jr. “Towards Design Principles for Optimal Transport Networks” Phys. Rev. Lett. 104: 018701 (2010). PDF

B. Podobnik, D. Horvatic, A. M. Petersen, and H. E. Stanley. “Cross-Correlations between Volume Change and Price Change” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 106: 22079-22084 (2009). PDF

P. Kumar, S. V. Buldyrev, and H. E. Stanley. “Tetrahedral Entropy of Water” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 106: 22130-22134 (2009). PDF

S. V. Buldyrev, G. Malescio, C. A. Angell, N. Giovanbattista, S. Prestipino, F. Saija, H. E. Stanley, and L. Xu. “Unusual Phase Behavior of One-Component Systems with Two-Scale Isotropic Interaction” [Proc. Taormina Conference -- Dedicated to Professor Francesco Mallamace, University of Messina, on the occasion of his 60th birthday] J. Phys.: Condens. Matter. 21: 504106 (2009). PDF

P. Kumar, S. Han, and H. E. Stanley. “Anomalies of Water and Hydrogen Bond Dynamics in Hydrophobic Nanoconfinement” [Proc. Taormina Conference -- Dedicated to Professor Francesco Mallamace, University of Messina, on the occasion of his 60th birthday] J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 21: 504108 (2009). PDF

H. E. Stanley, P. Kumar, S. Han, M. G. Mazza, K. Stokely, S. V. Buldyrev, G. Franzese, F. Mallamace, and L. Xu. “Heterogeneities in Confined Water and Protein Hydration Water” [Proc. Taormina Conference -- Dedicated to Professor Francesco Mallamace, University of Messina, on the occasion of his 60th birthday] J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 21: 504105 (2009). PDF