Regular Articles 
General Physics: Statistical and Quantum Mechanics, etc. 
Dynamic hysteresis loops of the spin2 bilayer Ising model
Mehmet Ertaş, Mehmet Batı, and Ümüt Temizer p. 807818

The crystalfield dependency of sound attenuation in the spin3/2 ising model
Tunç Cengiz and Erhan Albayrak p. 844852

Toward a scenario with complementary stochastic and deterministic information in financial fluctuations
CyunWei Chen and WenJong Ma p. 853862

Thermodynamic performance characteristics of a threeterminal quantum dot hybrid thermoelectric heat engine
Jing Fu, Wei Li, ZhiCheng Shi, and JiZhou He p. 895903

Statistical mechanics and financial markets: Antagony between derivatives and market selfregulation
David B. Saakian p. 988943

A new approach to the evaluation of Casimir and van der Waals forces in the transition region
Shakiba Dowlati and Ghader Rezazadeh p. 11331146

Spin1/2 Ising model on a AFM/FM twolayer Bethe lattice in a staggered magnetic field
J. Kplé, S. Massou, F. Hontinfinde, and E. Albayrak p. 12521261

A cellular automata model for urban traffic with multiple roundabouts
Younes Regragui and Najem Moussa p. 12731285

Gravitation and Astrophysics 
Dynamical system analysis for an interacting scalartorsion theory
Behnaz Fazlpour and Ali Banijamali p. 13221330

Nuclear Physics 
αparticle preformation for favoured transitions using proximity potential
C.K. Phookan p. 13081321

Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics 
Evolution of a finite Olver beam propagating in a right handed and double negative index slab system
Long Jin and Xingqiang Zhang p. 11051112

Numerical analysis of a temperature sensor based on the photonic band gap effect in a photonic crystal fiber
R. Boufenar, M. Bouamar, and A. Hocini p. 11261132

Refractive index sensing using a linear graded plasmonic chain of metal nanoparticles
Ridha Horchani p. 12471251

The effect of external cavity reflectivity on the dynamic behaviors of quantum cascade laser
Abdelouahab Hamadou p. 12861295

Nonlinear Dynamics, Chaos, and Complex Networks 
One to fourwing chaotic attractors coined from a novel 3D fractionalorder chaotic system with complex dynamics
Sen Zhang, Yicheng Zeng, and Zhijun Li p. 793806

Dark and kink soliton solutions of the generalized ZK–BBM equation by iterative scheme
Arvind Patel and Vineesh Kumar p. 819829

Study of mass transport in rotating couple stress liquid under concentration modulation
Vinod K. Gupta p. 911921

Globally exponential multi switchingcombination synchronization control of chaotic systems for secure communications
Israr Ahmad, Muhammad Shafiq, and M. Mossa AlSawalha p. 974987

Detection of multifrequency weak signals with adaptive stochastic resonance system
Shan Wang, Fuzhong Wang, Shuo Wang, and Guojun Li p. 9441000

Modeling nonlinear dissipative chemical dynamics by a forced modified Van der PolDuffing oscillator with asymmetric potential: Chaotic behaviors predictions
C.H. Miwadinou, A.V. Monwanou, J. Yovogan, L.A. Hinvi, and ... J.B. Chabi Orou p. 10891104

Synchronization of quantum cascade lasers with mutual optoelectronic coupling
p. 11131120

Hybrid phase transitions of spreading dynamics in multiplex networks
Yanan Huang, Ming Tang, Yong Zou, and Jie Zhou p. 11661172

Stochastic resonance in an asymmetric bistable system driven by multiplicative and additive Gaussian noise and its application in bearing fault detection
Gang Zhang, Yijun Zhang, Tianqi Zhang, and Rana Mdsohel p. 11731186

A weak signal detection method based on adaptive parameterinduced tristable stochastic resonance
Yi Wang, Shangbin Jiao, Qing Zhang, Shuang Lei, and Xiaoxue Qiao p. 11871198

Unsteady MHD flow and heat transfer of fractional Maxwell viscoelastic nanofluid with Cattaneo heat flux and different particle shapes
Ming Shen, Shurui Chen, and Fawang Liu p. 11991211

The proto Bhalekar–Gejji system
Muhammad Aqeel, Anam Azam, and Salman Ahmad p. 12201231

Solitons and other solutions of the nonlinear fractional Zoomeron equation
E. TalaTebue, Z.I. Djoufack, A. DjimeliTsajio, and A. KenfackJiotsa p. 12321246

Streaming potential analysis on the hydrodynamic transport of pressuredriven flow through a rotational microchannel
Xingyu Chen and YongJun Jian p. 12961307

Plasma and Beam Physics 
Generation of sheath in magnetized plasma under the impact of slow rotation
Jaydeep Paul, Apratim Nag, and Himadri Sekhar Das p. 11211125

Condensed Matter: Structure, etc. 
Elastic and thermodynamic properties of alkali hydrides XH (X = K, Rb and Cs)
Raed Jaradat, Mohammed S. AbuJafar, Issam Abdelraziq, Diana Dahliah, and Rabah Khenata p. 830843

A firstprinciples investigation of the properties of two predicted novel structures of Sn3P4
Ruike Yang, Yucan Ma, Qun Wei, and Dongyun Zhang p. 886894

Physical, optical and radiative properties of CaSO4–B2O3–P2O5 glasses doped with Sm3+ ions
Y.A. Yamusa, Rosli Hussin, and W.N. Wan Shamsuri p. 932943

Effect of KOH molarity and annealing temperature on ZnO nanostructure properties
Abdelhamid ElShaer, Mahmoud Abdelfatah, Ali Basuni, and Mohsen Mosaad p. 10011009

New soliton solutions for a discrete electrical lattice using the Jacobi elliptical function method
E. TalaTebue, Z.I. Djoufack, S.B. Yamgoué, A. KenfackJiotsa, and T.C. Kofané p. 10101020

Synthesis, structural, dielectric and magnetic properties of spinel structure of Ca2+ substitute in Cobalt ferrites (Co1−xCaxFe2O4)
S. Gowreesan and A. Ruban Kumar p. 12621272

Condensed Matter: Electronic Properties, etc. 
Investigation of structural and electronic properties of β HgS: Molecular dynamics simulations
Cihan Kürkçü, Selgin AL, Ziya Merdan, Çağatay Yamçiçier, and Hülya Öztürk p. 783792

Electronic, optical and thermoelectric investigations of Zintl phase AE3AlAs3 (AE = Sr, Ba): Firstprinciples calculations
A. BekhtiSiad, K. Bettine, D. P Rai, Y. AlDouri, and ... C.H. Voon p. 870879

Introducing ZrFe2O5 nanopowders for hyperthermia applications
Majid Abdellahi, Zahra Aslani, Negar Nazemi, and Saeid Jabbrzare p. 880885

Photoluminescence of polycrystalline CuIn0.5Ga0.5Te2 thin films grown by flash evaporation
L. Yandjah, L. Bechiri, M. Benabdeslem, N. Benslim, and ... A. Ziani p. 904910

Magnetic moment collapse induced by highpressure in semiborides TM2B (TM = Fe, Co). A firstprinciples study
Original research article
A. Gueddouh p. 944957

Relevance of intersite Coulomb repulsion on highTc superconductivity within t−J−V model
P. Pal, K. Roy, S. Nath, and N.K. Ghosh p. 958964

Single or both site doped BiFeO3—Which is better candidate for profound electronic device applications?
Mukesh K. Mishra and R.N. Mahaling p. 965973

Magnetization dynamics of an integrable model of 3D ferromagnetic spin system
M.M. Latha and G. Addaline Stally p. 10211032

First principles calculations of the structural, electronic and optical properties of the mixed fluorides SrxCd1−xF2
R. Khemici, Z. Chouahda, L. Tairi, F. Semari, and ... S. Ghemid p. 10331044

Heat capacity and entropy of two electrons quantum dot in a magnetic field with parabolic interaction
M.M. Al Shorman, F.S. Nammas, H. Haddad, and A.A. Shukri p. 10571063

Insight into the structural, electronic and elastic properties of AInQ2 (A: K, Rb and Q: S, Se, Te) layered structures from firstprinciples calculations
Gh. Belgoumri, A. Bentabet, R. Khenata, Y. Bouhadda, and ... S. Bounab p. 10741088

Effect of Co doping on CIS2 thin films
M.A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha, and G.L. Shekar p. 11471157

Synthesis and characterizations of Ho2O3 modified SrBi2Nb2O9 ceramics
Mohamed Afqir, Amina Tachafine, Didier Fasquelle, Mohamed Elaatmani, and ... Mohamed Daoud p. 11581165

A tunable spatial spin splitter based on a spin–orbitcoupling modulated magnetic nanostructure
XuHui Liu, ChangShi Liu, BingFa Xiao, and YeGang Lu p. 12121219

Firstprinciples calculations of the stibnite at the level of modified Becke–Johnson exchange potential
Ali Banijamali, Rashid Ahmed, Amiruddin Shaari, Ying Xuan Ng, and Abdullahi Lawal p. 13311344

DFT study of structural, electronic and elastic properties of two polymorphs of monoclinic CsGaQ2 (Q = S, Se)
N. Benmekideche, A. Bentabet, Y. Bouhadda, D. Boubatra, and ... K. Benyelloul p. 13451352

Polymer, Soft Matter, Biological, and Interdisciplinary Physics 
Exact results on the groundstate of a model for an intrinsically curved semiflexible biopolymer
Zicong Zhou p. 863869

A spatiotemporal master equation model of morphogen transport: Local accumulation times, noise measurement and diffusion force
Hongwei Yin and Xiaoqing Wen p. 922931

A mathematical model for transmission dynamics of HIV/AIDS with effect of weak CD4+ T cells
Ajoy Dutta and Praveen Kumar Gupta p. 10451056

Stability and bifurcation of delayed bidirectional gene regulatory networks with negative feedback loops
Qiang Lai p. 10641073
