Eric Bertin


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Dr. Eric Bertin
Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire de Physique (LIPhy)
Université Grenoble Alpes
Pôle Phitem
CS 40 700
38058 Grenoble cedex 9, France (postal address)


Phone: +33 476 51 47 51
Fax: +33 476 51 45 44
E-mail: eric.bertin_(at)_univ-grenoble-alpes.fr

 

Full publication list


Books



    Statistical physics of complex systems --A concise introduction (2nd edition)
    E. Bertin, Springer (2016), 176 pages.




    A concise introduction to the statistical physics of complex systems
    E. Bertin, Springer (2011), 77 pages.


Review articles

    Theoretical approaches to the steady-state statistical physics of interacting dissipative units
    E. Bertin, J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 50, 083001 (2017) [arXiv:1608.08507].

    Global fluctuations in physical systems: a subtle interplay between sum and extreme value statistics
    M. Clusel, E. Bertin, Int. J. Mod. Phys. B 22, 3311 (2008) [arXiv:0807.1649].


Viewpoint

    An equation of state for active matter
    E. Bertin, Physics 8, 44 (2015).


Research articles

  1. Absorbing phase transitions in systems with mediated interactions
    R. Mari, E. Bertin, C. Nardini, submitted (2021) [arXiv:2105.15027].

  2. Microscopic theory for the rheology of jammed soft suspensions
    N. Cuny, R. Mari, E. Bertin, submitted (2021) [arXiv:2102.05938].

  3. Derivation of a constitutive model for the rheology of jammed soft suspensions from particle dynamics
    N. Cuny, R. Mari, E. Bertin, submitted (2021) [arXiv:2102.05524].

  4. Mapping current and activity fluctuations in exclusion processes: consequences and open questions
    M. Vanicat, E. Bertin, V. Lecomte, E. Ragoucy, SciPost Phys. 10, 028 (2021) [arXiv:2011.02202].

  5. Nonequilibrium grand-canonical ensemble built from a physical particle reservoir
    J. Guioth, E. Bertin, Phys. Rev. E 103, 022107 (2021) [arXiv:2007.10855].

  6. Emergence of simple characteristics for heterogeneous complex social agents
    E. Bertin, Symmetry 12, 1281 (2020) [arXiv:2007.01095].

  7. Current statistics and depinning transition for a one-dimensional Langevin process in the weak-noise limit
    N. Tizón-Escamilla, V. Lecomte, E. Bertin, J. Stat. Mech. 093208 (2020) [arXiv:2006.03539].

  8. Deflection of phototactic microswimmers through obstacle arrays
    M. Brun-Cosme-Bruny, A. Förtsch, W. Zimmermann, E. Bertin, P. Peyla, S. Rafaï, Phys. Rev. Fluids 5, 093302 (2020) [arXiv:2005.05677].

  9. Non-additive large deviation function for the particle densities of driven systems in contact
    J. Guioth, E. Bertin, J. Stat. Mech. 063209 (2020) [arXiv:1912.00529].

  10. Giant fluctuations in the flow of fluidised soft glassy materials: an elasto-plastic modelling approach
    M. Le Goff, E. Bertin, K. Martens, J. Phys.: Mater. 3, 025010 (2020) [arXiv:1911.01259].

  11. Dense active matter model of motion patterns in confluent cell monolayers
    S. Henkes, K. Kostanjevec, J.M. Collinson, R. Sknepnek, E. Bertin, Nat. Comm. 11, 1405 (2020) [arXiv:1901.04763].

  12. Nonequilibrium chemical potentials of steady-state lattice gas models in contact: a large deviation approach
    J. Guioth, E. Bertin, Phys. Rev. E 100, 052125 (2019) [arXiv:1909.00432].

  13. Understanding dense active nematics from microscopic models
    A. Patelli, I. Djafer-Cherif, I.S. Aranson, E. Bertin, H. Chaté, Phys. Rev. Lett. 123, 258001 (2019) [arXiv:1904.12708].

  14. Criticality at a finite strain rate in fluidized soft glassy materials
    M. Le Goff, E. Bertin, K. Martens, Phys. Rev. Lett. 123, 108003 (2019) [arXiv:1904.01304].

  15. In social complex systems, the whole can be more or less than (the sum of) the parts
    E. Bertin, P. Jensen, C. R. Physique 20, 329 (2019) [arXiv:1901.04189].

  16. Lack of an equation of state for the nonequilibrium chemical potential of gases of active particles in contact
    J. Guioth, E. Bertin, J. Chem. Phys. 150, 094108 (2019) [arXiv:1812.05963].

  17. Effective diffusivity of microswimmers in a crowded environment
    M. Brun-Cosme-Bruny, E. Bertin, B. Coasne, P. Peyla, S. Rafaï, J. Chem. Phys. 150, 104901 (2019) [arXiv:1811.08108].

  18. Effective driven dynamics for one-dimensional conditioned Langevin processes in the weak-noise limit
    N. Tizón-Escamilla, V. Lecomte, E. Bertin, J. Stat. Mech. 013201 (2019) [arXiv:1807.06438].

  19. Giant catalytic effect of altruists in Schelling's segregation model
    P. Jensen, T. Matreux, J. Cambe, H. Larralde, E. Bertin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 208301 (2018) [arXiv:1803.10505].

  20. Matrix Product representation of the stationary state of the open Zero Range Process
    E. Bertin, M. Vanicat, J. Phys. A 51, 245001 (2018) [arXiv:1803.08275].

  21. Self-propelled particles with velocity reversals and ferromagnetic alignment: Active matter class with second-order transition to quasi-long-range polar order
    B. Mahault, X.-c. Jiang, E. Bertin, Y.-q. Ma, A. Patelli, X.-q. Shi, H. Chaté, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 258002 (2018) [arXiv:1803.00104].

  22. Large deviations and chemical potential in bulk-driven systems in contact
    J. Guioth, E. Bertin, EPL 123, 10002 (2018) [arXiv:1801.07483].

  23. Participation ratio for constraint-driven condensation with superextensive mass
    G. Gradenigo, E. Bertin, Entropy 19, 517 (2017) [arXiv:1708.08872].

  24. A mass transport model with a simple non-factorized steady-state distribution
    J. Guioth, E. Bertin, J. Stat. Mech. 063201 (2017) [arXiv:1702.05765].

  25. Generalized Edwards thermodynamics and marginal stability in a driven system with dry and viscous friction
    G. Gradenigo, E. Bertin, Phys. Rev. E 95, 030106(R) (2017) [arXiv:1701.01071].

  26. Low thermal fluctuations in a system heated out of equilibrium
    M. Geitner, F. Aguilar Sandoval, E. Bertin, L. Bellon, Phys. Rev. E 95, 032138 (2017) [arXiv:1612.04134].

  27. Non-linear rheology in a model biological tissue
    D. A. Matoz-Fernandez, E. Agoritsas, J.-L. Barrat, E. Bertin, K. Martens, Phys. Rev. Lett. 118, 158105 (2017) [arXiv:1611.05282].

  28. Out of equilibrium stationary states, percolation, and subcritical instabilities in a fully non conservative system
    M. Génois, P. Hersen, E. Bertin, S. Courrech du Pont, G. Grégoire, Phys. Rev. E 94, 042101 (2016) [arXiv:1607.00252].

  29. Field-induced superdiffusion and dynamical heterogeneity
    G. Gradenigo, E. Bertin, G. Biroli, Phys. Rev. E 93, 060105(R) (2016) [arXiv:1604.02837].

  30. Photofocusing: Light and flow of phototactic microswimmer suspension
    M. Martin, A. Barzyk, E. Bertin, P. Peyla, S. Rafai, Phys. Rev. E 93, 051101(R) (2016) [arXiv:1603.00761].

  31. Pressure of a gas of underdamped active dumbbells
    M. Joyeux, E. Bertin, Phys. Rev. E 93, 032605 (2016) [arXiv:1602.07420].

  32. A statistical physics viewpoint on the dynamics of the bouncing ball
    J.-Y. Chastaing, J.-C. Géminard, E. Bertin, J. Stat. Mech. 063202 (2016) [arXiv:1512.05380].

  33. Coupling spin to velocity: collective motion of Hamiltonian polar particles
    S.L. Bore, M. Schindler, K.-D.N.T. Lam, E. Bertin, O. Dauchot, J. Stat. Mech. 033305 (2016) [arXiv:1512.04884].

  34. Symmetry restoration by pricing in a duopoly of perishable goods
    S.D. Yi, S.K. Baek, G. Chevereau, E. Bertin, J. Stat. Mech. P11001 (2015) [arXiv:1508.00975].

  35. Comparison between Smoluchowski and Boltzmann approaches for self-propelled rods
    E. Bertin, A. Baskaran, H. Chaté, M.C. Marchetti, Phys. Rev. E 92, 042141 (2015) [arXiv:1507.07812].

  36. Edwards thermodynamics for a driven athermal system with dry friction
    G. Gradenigo, E.E. Ferrero, E. Bertin, J.-L. Barrat, Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 140601 (2015) [arXiv:1507.05898].

  37. Resonance frequency shift of strongly heated micro-cantilevers
    F. Aguilar Sandoval, M. Geitner, E. Bertin, L. Bellon, J. Appl. Phys. 117, 234503 (2015) [arXiv:1503.05053].

  38. On the relevance of disorder in athermal amorphous materials under shear
    E. Agoritsas, E. Bertin, K. Martens, J.-L. Barrat, Eur. Phys. J. E 38, 71 (2015) [arXiv:1501.0451].

  39. General limit distributions for sums of random variables with a matrix product representation
    F. Angeletti, E. Bertin, P. Abry, J. Stat. Phys. 157, 1255 (2014) [arXiv:1406.5016].

  40. Boltzmann-Ginzburg-Landau approach for continuous descriptions of generic Vicsek-like models
    A. Peshkov, E. Bertin, F. Ginelli, H. Chaté, Eur. Phys. J Special Topics 223, 1315 (2014) [arXiv:1404.3275].

  41. Large-scale chaos and fluctuations in active nematics
    S. Ngo, A. Peshkov, I.S. Aranson, E. Bertin, F. Ginelli, H. Chaté, Phys. Rev. Lett. 113, 038302 (2014) [arXiv:1312.1076].

  42. Large deviations for correlated random variables described by a matrix product ansatz
    F. Angeletti, H. Touchette, E. Bertin, P. Abry, J. Stat. Mech. P02003 (2014) [arXiv:1310.6952].

  43. Reinterpreting the development of extensive air showers initiated by nuclei and photons
    M. De Domenico, M. Settimo, S. Riggi, E. Bertin, JCAP 07 (2013) 050 [arXiv:1305.2331].

  44. Mesoscopic theory for fluctuating active nematics
    E. Bertin, H. Chaté, F. Ginelli, S. Mishra, A. Peshkov, S. Ramaswamy, New J. Phys. 15, 085032 (2013) [arXiv:1305.0772].

  45. Statistics of sums of correlated variables described by a matrix product ansatz
    F. Angeletti, E. Bertin, P. Abry, EPL 104, 50009 (2013) [arXiv:1304.5406].

  46. On the existence of a glass transition in a Random Energy Model
    F. Angeletti, E. Bertin, P. Abry, J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 46, 315002 (2013) [arXiv:1303.5555].

  47. Dissipation induced non-Gaussian energy fluctuations
    E. Bertin, P.C.W. Holdsworth, EPL 102, 50004 (2013) [arXiv:1303.4689].

  48. Random vector and time series definition and synthesis from matrix product representations: from statistical physics to Hidden Markov Models
    F. Angeletti, E. Bertin, P. Abry, IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing 61, 5389 (2013) [arXiv:1203.4500].

  49. Aging in the trap model as a relaxation further away from equilibrium
    E. Bertin, J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 46, 095004 (2013) [arXiv:1210.4780].

  50. Nonlinear field equations for aligning self-propelled rods
    A. Peshkov, I. S. Aranson, E. Bertin, H. Chaté, F. Ginelli, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 268701 (2012) [arXiv:1207.5751].

  51. Continuous theory of active matter systems with metric-free interactions
    A. Peshkov, S. Ngo, E. Bertin, H. Chaté, F. Ginelli, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 098101 (2012) [arXiv:1203.6853].

  52. Dynamical fluctuations in a simple housing market model
    R. Lemoy, E. Bertin, J. Stat. Mech. P12007 (2012) [arXiv:1203.5298].

  53. Turbulence lifetimes: what we can learn from the physics of glasses
    O. Dauchot, E. Bertin, Phys. Rev. E 86, 036312 (2012) [arXiv:1202.5635].

  54. Critical moment definition and estimation, for finite size observation of log-exponential-power law random variables
    F. Angeletti, E. Bertin, P. Abry, Signal Processing 92, 2848 (2012) [arXiv:1103.5033].

  55. On-off intermittency over an extended range of control parameter
    E. Bertin, Phys. Rev. E 85, 042104 (2012) [arXiv:1112.0189].

  56. Renormalization flow for extreme value statistics of random variables raised to a varying power
    F. Angeletti, E. Bertin, P. Abry, J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 45, 115004 (2012) [arXiv:1112.2965].

  57. Influence of flux balance on the generalized chemical potential in mass transport models
    K. Martens, E. Bertin, J. Stat. Mech. P09012 (2011) [arXiv:1106.5652].

  58. Symmetry-breaking phase transition in a dynamical decision model
    G. Lambert, G. Chevereau, E. Bertin, J. Stat. Mech. P06005 (2011) [arXiv:1104.5418].

  59. Linearization effect in multifractal analysis: Insights from the Random Energy Model
    F. Angeletti, M. Mézard, E. Bertin, P. Abry, Physica D 240, 1245 (2011) [arXiv:1012.3688].

  60. Socio-economic utility and chemical potential
    R. Lemoy, E. Bertin, P. Jensen, EPL 93, 38002 (2011) [arXiv:1010.3225].

  61. Random barrier double-well model for resistive switching in tunnel barriers
    E. Bertin, D. Halley, Y. Henry, N. Najjari, H. Majjad, M.Bowen, V. DaCosta, J. Arabski, B. Doudin, J. Appl. Phys. 109, 083712 (2011) [arXiv:1006.5329].

  62. Aging of the frictional properties induced by temperature variations
    J.-C. Géminard, E. Bertin, Phys. Rev. E 82, 056108 (2010) [arXiv:1006.3257].

  63. Renormalization flow in extreme value statistics
    E. Bertin, G. Györgyi, J. Stat. Mech. P08022 (2010) [arXiv:1006.5625].

  64. Entropic aging and extreme value statistics
    E. Bertin, J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 43, 345002 (2010) [arXiv:1004.1597].

  65. Entropy-based characterization of the observable-dependence of the fluctuation-dissipation temperature
    K. Martens, E. Bertin, M. Droz, Phys. Rev. E 81, 061107 (2010) [arXiv:1003.2585].

  66. Hydrodynamic equations for self-propelled particles: microscopic derivation and stability analysis
    E. Bertin, M. Droz, G. Grégoire, J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 42, 445001 (2009) [arXiv:0907.4688].

  67. Competition between collective and individual dynamics
    S. Grauwin, E. Bertin, R. Lemoy, P. Jensen, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 106, 20622 (2009) [arXiv:0907.2167].

  68. Dependence of the fluctuation-dissipation temperature on the choice of observable
    K. Martens, E. Bertin, M. Droz, Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 260602 (2009) [arXiv:0906.3482].

  69. Far-from-equilibrium state in a weakly dissipative model
    E. Bertin, O. Dauchot, Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 160601 (2009) [arXiv:0812.3304].

  70. Intermittent outgassing through a non-newtonian fluid
    T. Divoux, E. Bertin, V. Vidal, J.-C. Géminard, Phys. Rev. E 79, 056204 (2009) [arXiv:0810.3095].

  71. Extreme statistics and volume fluctuations in a confined one-dimensional gas
    E. Bertin, M. Clusel, P.C.W. Holdsworth, J. Stat. Mech. P07019 (2008) [arXiv:0803.4149].

  72. Intensive thermodynamic parameters in nonequilibrium systems
    E. Bertin, K. Martens, O. Dauchot, M. Droz, Phys. Rev. E 75, 031120 (2007) [cond-mat/0611681].

  73. Generalised extreme value statistics and sum of correlated variables
    E. Bertin, M. Clusel, J. Phys. A: Math. Gen. 39, 7607 (2006) [cond-mat/0601189].

  74. Boltzmann and hydrodynamic description for self-propelled particles
    E. Bertin, M. Droz, G. Grégoire, Phys. Rev. E 74, 022101 (2006) [cond-mat/0601038].

  75. Free volume distributions and compactivity measurement in a bidimensional granular packing
    F. Lechenault, F. da Cruz, O. Dauchot, E. Bertin, J. Stat. Mech. P07009 (2006) [cond-mat/0512608].

  76. Definition and relevance of nonequilibrium intensive thermodynamic parameters
    E. Bertin, O. Dauchot, M. Droz, Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 120601 (2006) [cond-mat/0512116].

  77. An exactly solvable dissipative transport model
    E. Bertin, J. Phys. A: Math. Gen. 39, 1539 (2006) [cond-mat/0509723].

  78. Global fluctuations and Gumbel statistics
    E. Bertin, Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 170601 (2005) [cond-mat/0506166].
    Selected for the papercore summary database.

  79. Subdiffusion and dynamical heterogeneities in a lattice glass model
    E. Bertin, J.-P. Bouchaud, F. Lequeux, Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 015702 (2005) [cond-mat/0501192].

  80. Nonequilibrium temperatures in steady-state systems with conserved energy
    E. Bertin, O. Dauchot, M. Droz, Phys. Rev. E 71, 046140 (2005) [cond-mat/0412071].

  81. Real space analysis of inherent structures
    E. Bertin, Europhys. Lett. 71, 452 (2005) [cond-mat/0410537].

  82. Dynamic phase diagram of the Number Partitioning Problem
    I. Junier, E. Bertin, Phys. Rev. E 70, 066126 (2004) [cond-mat/0408484].

  83. Temperature in nonequilibrium systems with conserved energy
    E. Bertin, O. Dauchot, M. Droz, Phys. Rev. Lett. 93, 230601 (2004) [cond-mat/0406720].

  84. The Kovacs effect in model glasses
    E. Bertin, J.-P. Bouchaud, J.-M. Drouffe, C. Godrèche, J. Phys. A: Math. Gen. 36, 10701 (2003) [cond-mat/0306089].

  85. Jamming transition of a granular pile below the angle of repose
    S. Deboeuf, E. Bertin, E. Lajeunesse, O. Dauchot, Eur. Phys. J. B 36, 105 (2003) [cond-mat/0305703].

  86. Cross-over from entropic to thermal dynamics in glassy models
    E. Bertin, J. Phys. A: Math. Gen. 36, 10683 (2003) [cond-mat/0305538].

  87. Linear and nonlinear response in the aging regime of the one dimensional trap model
    E. Bertin, J.-P. Bouchaud, Phys. Rev. E 67, 065105(R) (2003) [cond-mat/0303582].

  88. Subdiffusion and localization in the one dimensional trap model
    E. Bertin, J.-P. Bouchaud, Phys. Rev. E 67, 026128 (2003) [cond-mat/0210521].

  89. Dynamical ultrametricity in the critical trap model
    E. Bertin, J.-P. Bouchaud, J. Phys. A: Math. Gen. 35, 3039 (2002) [cond-mat/0112187].

  90. Effective nuclear temperature in a fluctuating spin system
    E. Bertin, P. Bonville, J.-P. Bouchaud, J. Hodges, J.-P. Sanchez, P. Vuillet, Eur. Phys. J. B 27, 347 (2002) [cond-mat/0110334].


Pedagogical papers

    Dynamics of the bouncing ball
    J.-Y. Chastaing, E. Bertin, J.-C. Géminard, Am. J. Phys. 83, 518 (2015) [arXiv:1405.3482]..

    From laser cooling to aging: a unified Lévy flight description
    E. Bertin, F. Bardou, Am. J. Phys. 76, 630 (2008) [cond-mat/0503150].


Comments / Replies

    Comment on "Towards a quantitative kinetic theory of polar active matter" by T. Ihle
    E. Bertin, H. Chaté, F. Ginelli, G. Grégoire, S. Léonard, A. Peshkov, Eur. Phys. J Special Topics 223, 1419 (2014).

    Reply to Comment on ``Temperature in nonequilibrium systems with conserved energy''
    E. Bertin, O. Dauchot, M. Droz, Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 208902 (2005).


Proceedings

  1. The glass transition in a nutshell: a source of inspiration to describe the subcritical transition to turbulence
    O. Dauchot, E. Bertin, Eur. Phys. J. E 37, 31 (2014) (contribution to the Topical Issue "Irreversible dynamics: A topical issue dedicated to Paul Manneville" edited by P. Le Gal and L.S. Tuckerman) [arXiv:1310.6967].

  2. How far can stochastic and deterministic views be reconciled?
    E. Bertin, Prog. Biophys. Mol. Biol. 110, 11 (2012) [arXiv:1205.4932]
    Proceedings of the conference "Chance at the Heart of the Cell" (Lyon, November 2011).

  3. Matrix products for the synthesis of stationary time series with a priori prescribed joint distributions
    F. Angeletti, E. Bertin, P. Abry, Proceedings of the ICASSP 2012 conference [arXiv:1204.3047].

  4. Effective free energy for individual dynamics
    S. Grauwin, D. Hunt, E. Bertin, P. Jensen, Adv. Complex Systems 14, 529 (2011) [arXiv:1108.4855]
    Proceedings of the European Conference on Complex Systems 2010 (ECCS10).

  5. Free volume distributions inside a bidimensional granular medium
    F. da Cruz, F. Lechenault, O. Dauchot, E. Bertin, Proceedings of the Conference "Powders and Grains 2005", R. Garcia-Rojo, H.J. Herrmann and S. McNamara, Eds. (A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam, 2005) [cond-mat/0502504].

  6. Transition and spin dynamics at very low temperature in the pyrochlores Yb2Ti2O7 and Gd2Sn2O7
    P. Bonville, J. Hodges, E. Bertin, et. al., Hyperfine Interactions 156, 103 (2004) [cond-mat/0306470]
    Proceedings of the Zakopane School of Physics 2003.


Publications in national journals

    Une pragmatique des complexités
    E. Bertin, G. Beslon, O. Gandrillon, S. Grauwin, P. Jensen, N. Schabanel, in Hermes n°60 (2011), issue dedicated to E. Morin ("Edgar Morin, aux risques d'une pensée libre").

    Science et Danse, les mouvements collectifs
    J.-F. Le Maréchal, E. Bertin, M. Hallet-Eghayan, Bulletin de l'Union des Physiciens 103, 1057 (2009) [pdf file]
    [English version on HAL].


Ph.D. Thesis (in French)

    Dynamique vitreuse : de l'espace des phases à l'espace réel
    Université Paris 7 (September 2003), supervised by J.-P. Bouchaud


Habilitation thesis (HDR)

    Statistical characterization of non-equilibrium states
    ENS Lyon (November 2011) [manuscript in .pdf, slides in .pdf]