Publications


Living states, energy, information, order, processes

 

Peer-reviewed


Eric Smith, Supriya Krishnamurthy, Walter Fontana, and David C. Krakauer, Non-equilibrium phase transitions in biomolecular signal transduction, Phys. Rev. E 84:051917 (2011) PDF (http://arxiv.org/abs/1108.4121)


Steven A. Frank and D. Eric Smith, Measurement invariance, entropy, and probability.  Entropy 12:289--303 (2010) PDF


Eric Smith, Thermodynamics of natural selection I: Energy flow and the limits on organization. J. Theor. Biol. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2008.02.010 (2008) PDF


Eric Smith, Thermodynamics of natural selection II: Chemical Carnot cycles. J. Theor. Biol. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2008.02.008 (2008) PDF


Eric Smith, Thermodynamics of natural selection III: Landauer’s principle in computation and chemistry. J. Theor. Biol. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2008.02.013 (2008) PDF


Eric Smith, Chemical Carnot cycles, Landauer’s principle, and the thermodynamics of natural selection (SFI working paper #06-03-11) PDF


Supriya Krishnamurthy, Eric Smith, David C. Krakauer, and Walter Fontana, The stochastic behavior of a molecular switching circuit with feedback. Biology Direct 2:13 doi:10.1186/1745-6150-2-13 (2007)  PDF


Eric Smith, Intensive entropy? Complexity 12:11--13 (2007) PDF