Biological systems fundamentally exist out of equilibrium in order to preserve organized structures and processes. Many changing cellular conditions can be represented as transitions betweenâ€¦ (More)

Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, andâ€¦

2012

A deeper understanding of nonequilibrium phenomena is needed to reveal the principles governing natural and synthetic molecular machines. Recent work has shown that when a thermodynamic system isâ€¦ (More)

Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, andâ€¦

2014

Information erasure inevitably leads to the generation of heat. Minimizing this dissipation will be crucial for developing small-scale information processing systems, but little is known about theâ€¦ (More)

Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, andâ€¦

2015

Nonequilibrium physics encompasses a broad range of natural and synthetic small-scale systems. Optimizing transitions of such systems will be crucial for the development of nanoscale technologies andâ€¦ (More)

Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, andâ€¦

2015

The design of efficient quantum information processing will rely on optimal nonequilibrium transitions of driven quantum systems. Building on a recently developed geometric framework for computingâ€¦ (More)

We study the Plateau Problem of finding an area minimizing disk bounding a given Jordan curve in Alexandrov spaces with curvature â‰¥ Îº. These are complete metric spaces with a lower curvature boundâ€¦ (More)

We study the Plateau Problem of finding an area minimizing disk bounding a given Jordan curve in a certain class of Alexandrov spaces. These are complete metric spaces with a lower curvature boundâ€¦ (More)