Statistical Physics: Third Towha University International Conference, Fukuoka, Japan, 8-12 November 19999

This book gives up-to-date information on statistical physics for experimental, theoretical, and computational research in a variety of fields, such as physics, chemistry, biology, engineering, and computer science. It contains many review articles by leading scientists and contributed papers by authors on the forefront of research. Topics included are complex systems, general methods of statistical physics, biological physics, cross-disciplinary physics, information science, econophysics, and other related topics.