Peter H. Poole
Department of Physics
St. Francis Xavier University
Antigonish, Nova Scotia, B2G 2W5
Canada

email: ppoole@stfx.ca
phone: 902 867 2428
office: PS 1008

Research interests: Publications - Google Scholar - Recent papers on arXiv.org
  1. Surface tension of supercooled water nanodroplets from computer simulations
    S.M.A. Malek, P.H. Poole and I. Saika-Voivod, J. Chem. Phys. 150, 234507 (2019).   DOI  PDF

  2. The stability-limit conjecture revisited
    P. Chitnelawong, F. Sciortino and P.H. Poole, J. Chem. Phys. 150, 234502 (2019).   DOI  PDF

  3. State variables for glasses: The case of amorphous ice
    N. Giovambattista, F.W. Starr, and P.H. Poole, J. Chem. Phys. 150, 224502 (2019).   DOI  PDF

  4. Phase transitions in fluctuations and their role in two-step nucleation
    D. James, S. Beairsto, C. Hartt, O. Zavalov, I. Saika-Voivod, R.K. Bowles and P.H. Poole, J. Chem. Phys. 150, 074501 (2019).   DOI  PDF

  5. Advances in Computational Studies of the Liquid-liquid Transition in Water and Water-like Models
    J.C. Palmer, P.H. Poole, F. Sciortino and P.G. Debenedetti, Chem. Rev. 118, 9129 (2018).   DOI  PDF

  6. Thermodynamic and structural anomalies of water nanodroplets
    S.M.A. Malek, P.H. Poole and I. Saika-Voivod, Nat. Commun. 9, 2402 (2018).   DOI  PDF

  7. Evaluating the Laplace pressure of water nanodroplets from simulations
    S.M.A. Malek, F. Sciortino, P.H. Poole and I. Saika-Voivod, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 30, 144005 (2018).   DOI  PDF

  8. Swarm relaxation: Equilibrating a large ensemble of computer simulations
    S.M.A. Malek, R.K. Bowles, I. Saika-Voivod, F. Sciortino, and P.H. Poole, Eur. Phys. J. E 40, 98 (2017).   DOI  PDF

  9. Influence of sample preparation on the transformation of low-density to high-density amorphous ice: An explanation based on the potential energy landscape
    N. Giovambattista, F.W. Starr, and P.H. Poole, J. Chem. Phys. 147, 044501 (2017).   DOI  PDF

  10. Potential energy landscape of the apparent first-order phase transition between low-density and high-density amorphous ice
    N. Giovambattista, F. Sciortino, F.W. Starr, and P.H. Poole, J. Chem. Phys. 145, 224501 (2016).   DOI  PDF

  11. Phase diagram of the ST2 model of water
    F. Smallenburg, P.H. Poole, and F. Sciortino, Molecular Physics 113, 2791-2798 (2015).   DOI  PDF

  12. Free energy of formation of small ice nuclei near the Widom line in simulations of supercooled water
    C.R.C. Buhariwalla, R.K. Bowles, I. Saika-Voivod, F. Sciortino, and P.H. Poole, Eur. Phys. J. E 38, 39 (2015).   DOI  PDF

  13. Two-state thermodynamics of the ST2 model for supercooled water
    V. Holten, J.C. Palmer, P.H. Poole, P.G. Debenedetti, and M.A. Anisimov, J. Chem. Phys. 140, 104502 (2014).   DOI  PDF

  14. Heterogeneous Nucleation in the Low Barrier Regime
    B. Scheifele, I. Saika-Voivod, R.K. Bowles, and P.H. Poole, Phys. Rev. E 87, 042407 (2013).   DOI  PDF

  15. Computer Simulations of Liquid Silica: Water-Like Thermodynamic and Dynamic Anomalies, and the Evidence for Polyamorphism
    I. Saika-Voivod and P.H. Poole, Advances in Chemical Physics 152, 373 (2013).   DOI  PDF

  16. Free energy surface of ST2 water near the liquid-liquid phase transition
    P.H. Poole, R.K. Bowles, I. Saika-Voivod, and F. Sciortino, J. Chem. Phys. 138, 034505 (2013).   DOI  PDF

  17. Dynamical Behavior Near a Liquid-Liquid Phase Transition in Simulations of Supercooled Water
    P.H. Poole, S.R. Becker, F. Sciortino, and F.W. Starr, J. Phys. Chem. B 115, 14176 (2011).   DOI  PDF

  18. Study of the ST2 model of water close to the liquid-liquid critical point
    F. Sciortino, I. Saika-Voivod, and P.H. Poole, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 13, 19759 (2011).   DOI  PDF

  19. Spatial Correlation of the Dynamic Propensity of a Glass-Forming Liquid
    M.S.G. Razul, G.S. Matharoo, and P.H. Poole, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 23, 235103 (2011).   DOI  PDF

  20. Simulations of a lattice model of two-headed linear amphiphiles: influence of amphiphile asymmetry
    D.R. Jackson, A. Mohareb, J. MacNeil, M.S.G. Razul, D.G. Marangoni, and P.H. Poole, J. Chem. Phys. 134, 204503 (2011).   DOI  PDF

  21. Mixturelike Behavior Near a Liquid-Liquid Phase Transition in Simulations of Supercooled Water
    M.J. Cuthbertson and P.H. Poole, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 115706 (2011).   DOI  PDF

  22. Crystal Nucleation in a Supercooled Liquid with Glassy Dynamics
    I. Saika-Voivod, R.K. Bowles, and P.H. Poole, Phys. Rev. Lett. 103, 225701 (2009).   DOI  PDF

  23. G.S. Matharoo, M.S.G. Razul, and P.H. Poole, "Spectral statistics of the quenched normal modes of a network-forming molecular liquid", J. Chem. Phys. 130, 124512 (2009).  DOI  PDF

  24. I. Saika-Voivod and P.H. Poole, "Supercooled liquids and supercomputers", Physics in Canada 64, 59-66 (2008).  DOI  PDF

  25. O. Baran, J.J. Drozd, R.J. Martinuzzi, and P.H. Poole, "Granular circulation in a cylindrical pan: simulations of reversing radial and tangential flows", Phys. Rev. E 76, 021305 (2007).  DOI  PDF

  26. D. Liu, Y. Zhang, C.-C. Chen, C.-Y. Mou, P.H. Poole, and S.-H. Chen, "Observation of the density minimum in deeply supercooled confined water", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 104, 9570-9574 (2007).  DOI  PDF

  27. P. Kumar, S.V. Buldyrev, S.R. Becker, P.H. Poole, F.W. Starr, and H.E. Stanley, "Relation between the Widom line and the breakdown of the Stokes-Einstein relation in supercooled water", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 104, 9575-9579 (2007).  DOI  PDF

  28. G.S. Matharoo, M.S.G. Razul, and P.H. Poole, "Structural and dynamical heterogeneity in a glass forming liquid", Phys. Rev. E 74, 050502(R) (2006).  DOI  PDF

  29. S.R. Becker, P.H. Poole, and F.W. Starr, "Fractional Stokes-Einstein and Debye-Stokes-Einstein relations in a network forming liquid", Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 055901 (2006).  DOI  PDF

  30. I. Saika-Voivod, P.H. Poole, and R.K. Bowles, "Test of classical nucleation theory on deeply supercooled high-pressure simulated silica", J. Chem. Phys. 124, 224709 (2006).  DOI  PDF

  31. L. Xu, P. Kumar, S. V. Buldyrev, S.-H. Chen, P. H. Poole, F. Sciortino, and H. E. Stanley, "Relation between the Widom line and the dynamic crossover in systems with a liquid-liquid phase transition", Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 102, 16558-16562 (2005).  DOI  PDF

  32. P.H. Poole, I. Saika-Voivod, and F. Sciortino, "Density minimum and liquid-liquid phase transition", J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 17, L431-L437 (2005).  DOI  PDF

  33. I. Saika-Voivod, F. Sciortino, T. Grande, and P.H. Poole, "Simulated silica", Phil. Trans. A 363, 525-535 (2005).  DOI  PDF

  34. P. Sistla, O. Baran, Q. Chen, S. Fohanno, P.H. Poole, and R.J. Martinuzzi, "Bulk motion of granular matter in an agitated cylindrical bed", Phys. Rev. E 71, 011303 (2005).  DOI  PDF

  35. I. Saika-Voivod, F. Sciortino, T. Grande, and P.H. Poole, "Phase diagram of silica from computer simulation", Phys. Rev. E 70, 061507 (2004).  DOI  PDF

  36. I. Saika-Voivod, F. Sciortino, and P.H. Poole, "Fragile-to-strong crossover and polyamorphism in liquid silica: changes in liquid structure", Phil. Mag. 84, 1437-1445 (2004).  DOI  PDF

  37. I. Saika-Voivod, F. Sciortino, and P.H. Poole, "Free energy and configurational entropy of liquid silica: fragile-to-strong crossover and polyamorphism", Phys. Rev. E 69, 041503 (2004).  DOI  PDF

  38. I. Saika-Voivod, P.H. Poole, and F. Sciortino, "Interrelationship of fragile-to-strong and polyamorphic transitions liquid silica", in New Kinds of Phase Transitions: Transformation in Disordered Substances, edited by V.V. Brazhkin, et al., Kluwer, Dordrecht (2002). pp 169-178.   http://www.springer.com/la/book/9781402008252

  39. N. Kiriushcheva and P.H. Poole, "Influence of mass polydispersity on the dynamics of simple liquids and colloids", Phys. Rev. E 65, 011402 (2002).  DOI  PDF

  40. Q. Zheng, J. Green, J. Kieffer, P.H. Poole, J. Shao, G.H. Wolf, and C.A. Angell, "Limiting tensions for liquids and glasses from laboratory and MD studies", in Liquids under Negative Pressure, edited by A.R. Imre, H.J. Maris and P.R. Williams, Kluwer, Dordrecht (2002). pp 33-47.  DOI

  41. Ivan Saika-Voivod, P.H. Poole, and F. Sciortino, "Fragile-to-strong transition and polyamorphism in the energy landscape of silica", Nature 412, 514-517 (2001).  DOI  PDF

  42. I. Saika-Voivod, F. Sciortino, and P.H. Poole, "Computer simulations of liquid silica: equation of state and liquid-liquid phase transition", Phys. Rev. E 63, 011202 (2001).  DOI  PDF

  43. S.C. Glotzer, N. Jan, and P.H. Poole, "Potential energy landscape of the +-J Ising spin glass", J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 12, 6675-6682 (2000).  DOI  PDF

  44. C. Donati, S.C. Glotzer, P.H. Poole, W. Kob, and S.J. Plimpton, "Spatial correlations of mobility and immobility in a glass-forming Lennard-Jones liquid", Phys. Rev. E 60, 3107-3119 (1999).  DOI  PDF

  45. S.C. Glotzer, C. Donati, and P.H. Poole, "Spatially-correlated dynamics in glass-forming systems: correlation functions and simulations", in Computer Simulation Studies in Condensed-Matter Physics XI, edited by D.P. Landau, et al., Springer-Verlag, Berlin (1999).  DOI

  46. C. Donati, S.C. Glotzer, and P.H. Poole, "Growing spatial correlations of particle displacements in a simulated liquid on cooling toward the glass transition", Phys. Rev. Lett. 82 , 5064-5067 (1999).  DOI  PDF

  47. S.C. Glotzer, N. Jan, T. Lookman, A.B. MacIsaac, and P.H. Poole, "Dynamical heterogeneity in the Ising spin glass", Phys. Rev. E 57, 7350-7353 (1998).  DOI  PDF

  48. C. Donati, J.F. Douglas, W. Kob, S.J. Plimpton, P.H. Poole, and S.C. Glotzer, "Stringlike cooperative motion in a supercooled Lennard-Jones liquid", Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 2338-2341 (1998).  DOI  PDF

  49. P.H. Poole, "Computer simulations of structure and transport in glasses and supercooled liquids", Current Opinion in Solid State and Materials Science 3, 391-396 (1998).  DOI  PDF

  50. P.H. Poole, M. Zinke-Allmang, T. Lookman, and L. Moseley (guest editors), "CPiP'98: Dynamics and Kinetics of Fluids and Materials", Physica A 261, 1-265 (1998).   http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/03784371/261/1-2

  51. P.H. Poole, S. Harrington, F. Sciortino, and H.E. Stanley, "Thermodynamic origins of water polyamorphism", Nuovo Cimento D 20, 2143-2154 (1998).

  52. H.E. Stanley, P.H. Poole, and F. Sciortino, "Liquid-liquid phase separation in supercooled water", Nuovo Cimento D 20, 2123-2134 (1998).

  53. H.E. Stanley, S.T. Harrington, O. Mishima, P.H. Poole, S. Sastry, F. Sciortino, and F.W. Starr, "The Puzzling Statistical Physics of Liquid Water", Anales de Fisica, Monografias RSEF, 4, 21-30 (1998).

  54. P.H. Poole, M. Hemmati, C.A. Angell, F. Sciortino, S. Harrington, and H.E. Stanley, "Computer Simulation Studies of Polyamorphism in Tetrahedral Liquids and Glasses", in Proceedings of the International Conference on Glass XVIII, edited by M. Choudhary, C. Drummond and T. Huff, American Ceramic Society, Westerville OH (1998).

  55. P.H. Poole, C. Donati, and S.C. Glotzer, "Spatial correlations of particle displacements in a glass-forming liquid", Physica A 261, 51-59 (1998).  DOI  PDF

  56. H. E. Stanley, S. T. Harrington, O. Mishima, P. H. Poole, and F. Sciortino, "Cooperative Molecular Motions in Water: The Second Critical Point Hypothesis", Rev. High Pressure Sci. Technol. 7, 1090-1093 (1998).  DOI

  57. W. Kob, C. Donati, S.J. Plimpton, P.H. Poole, and S.C. Glotzer, "Dynamical heterogeneities in a supercooled Lennard-Jones liquid", Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 2827-2830 (1997).  DOI  PDF

  58. S. Harrington, P.H. Poole, F. Sciortino, and H.E. Stanley, "Equation of state of supercooled water simulated using the extended simple point charge intermolecular potential", J. Chem. Phys. 107, 7443-7450 (1997).  DOI  PDF

  59. P.H. Poole, M. Hemmati, and C.A. Angell, "Comparison of thermodynamic properties of simulated liquid silica and water", Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 2281-2284 (1997).  DOI  PDF

  60. S. Harrington, R. Zhang, P.H. Poole, F. Sciortino, and H.E. Stanley, "Liquid-liquid phase transition: evidence from simulations", Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 2409-2412 (1997).  DOI PDF

  61. P.H. Poole, S.C. Glotzer, A. Coniglio, and N. Jan, "Emergence of fast local dynamics on cooling toward the Ising spin glass transition", Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 3394-3397 (1997).  DOI  PDF

  62. F. Sciortino, P.H. Poole, U. Essmann, and H.E. Stanley, "Line of compressibility maxima in the phase diagram of supercooled water", Phys. Rev. E. 55, 727-737 (1997).  DOI  PDF

  63. P.H. Poole, T. Grande, C.A. Angell, and P.F. McMillan, "Polymorphic phase transitions in liquids and glasses", Science 275, 322-323 (1997).  DOI  PDF

  64. T. Lookman, P.H. Poole, M. Zinke-Allmang, and K. De'Bell (guest editors), "CPiP'96: Pattern Formation in Fluids and Materials", Physica A 239, 1-448 (1997).   http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/03784371/239/1-3

  65. H.E. Stanley, L. Cruz, S.T. Harrington, P.H. Poole, S. Sastry, F. Sciortino, F.W. Starr, and R. Zhang, "Cooperative molecular motions in water: The liquid-liquid critical point hypothesis", Physica A 236, 19-37 (1997).  DOI  PDF

  66. S.C. Glotzer, P.H. Poole, A. Coniglio, and N. Jan, "Temperature dependence of spatial and dynamic heterogeneities above the Ising spin glass transition", Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings 455, 223-228 (1997).  DOI

  67. S.C. Glotzer, P.H. Poole, A. Coniglio, and N. Jan, "Non-monotonic temperature dependence of local dynamics and local energy on cooling toward the Ising spin glass transition", Prog. Theor. Phys. Suppl. 126, 383 (1997).  DOI  PDF

  68. H.E. Stanley, S.T. Harrington, P.H. Poole, S. Sastry, F. Sciortino, and F.W. Starr, "Cooperative molecular motions in water", Prog. Theor. Phys. Suppl. 126, 201-206 (1997).  DOI  PDF

  69. H.E. Stanley, S.T. Harrington, P.H. Poole, and F. Sciortino, "Scale Invariance in Fluids with Anticorrelated Entropy-Specific Volume Fluctuations", in Scale Invariance and Beyond, edited by B. Dubrulle, F. Graner and D. Sornette, Springer EDP Publishers, Les Ulis and Berlin, 119-132 (1997).  DOI

  70. H.E. Stanley, S.T. Harrington, F. Sciortino, P.H. Poole, and S. Sastry, "The Liquid-Liquid Critical Point Hypothesis", in Supercooled Liquids: Advances and Novel Applications, edited by J.T. Fourkas, D. Kivelson, U. Mohanty, and K.A. Nelson, ACS Books, Washington DC, 246-263 (1997).  DOI

  71. A.B. MacIsaac, J. Whitehead, K. De'Bell, and P.H. Poole, "Phase diagram for a magnetic thin film with dipolar interactions and magnetic surface anisotropy", Phys. Rev. Lett. 77, 739-742 (1996).  DOI  PDF

  72. M. Hemmati, A. Chizmeshya, G.H. Wolf, P.H. Poole, J.Shao, and C.A. Angell, "The crystalline-amorphous transition in silicate perovskites", Phys. Rev. B 51, 14841-14848 (1995).  DOI  PDF

  73. P.H. Poole, P.F. McMillan, and G.H. Wolf, "Computer Simulations of Silicate Melts", Reviews in Mineralogy 32, 563-616 (1995).  DOI  PDF

  74. F. Sciortino, S.Sastry, and P.H. Poole, "Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Water", Annual Reviews of Computational Physics 2, 47-100 (1995).  DOI

  75. N. Jan, S.C. Glotzer, P.H. Poole, and A. Coniglio, "Clusters and fractals in the Ising spin glass", Fractals 3, 465-470 (1995).  DOI

  76. P.H. Poole, T. Grande, F. Sciortino, H.E. Stanley, and C.A. Angell, "Amorphous polymorphism", Computational Materials Science 4, 373-382 (1995).  DOI  PDF

  77. C.A. Angell, P.H. Poole, and J. Shao, "Glassforming liquids, anomalous liquids and polyamorphism in liquids and biopolymers", Nuovo Cimento D 16, 993-1025 (1995).  DOI

  78. F. Sciortino, U. Essmann, P.H. Poole, and H.E. Stanley, "Phase behavior of simulated metastable water: a new thermodynamic scenario", in Physical Chemistry of Aqueous Systems: Meeting the Needs of Industry, edited by H.J. White, et al., Begell House, New York, 355-362 (1995).   http://www.begellhouse.com/ebook_platform/3f9b57622ad6a6b1.html

  79. P.H. Poole, F. Sciortino, T. Grande, H.E. Stanley, and C.A. Angell, "Effect of hydrogen bonds on the thermodynamic behavior of liquid water", Phys. Rev. Lett. 73, 1632-1635 (1994).  DOI  PDF

  80. H.E. Stanley, C.A. Angell, U. Essmann, M. Hemmati, P.H. Poole, and F. Sciortino, "Is there a second critical point in liquid water?", Physica A 205, 122-139 (1994).  DOI

  81. P.H. Poole, F. Sciortino, U. Essmann, M. Hemmati, H.E. Stanley, and C.A. Angell, "Novel Features in the Equation of State of Metastable Water", in Hydrogen Bond Networks, eds. M.-C. Bellissent-Funel and John C. Dore, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 53-60 (1994).  DOI

  82. Contributing author to chapters 1, 2 and 3 of "Fractals in Science: An Introductory Course", H.E. Stanley, E.F. Taylor and P.A. Trunfio coordinating editors (Springer-Verlag, New York, 1994).  DOI   Google Books

  83. P.H. Poole, U. Essmann, F. Sciortino, and H.E. Stanley, "Phase diagram for amorphous solid water", Phys. Rev. E 48, 4605-4610 (1993).  DOI  PDF

  84. P.H. Poole, F. Sciortino, U. Essmann, and H.E. Stanley, "Spinodal of liquid water", Phys. Rev. E 48, 3799-3817 (1993).  DOI  PDF

  85. D.L. Hunter, L. de Arcangelis, R. Matz, P.H. Poole, and N. Jan, "Time-dependent critical properties of Ising models by damage spreading", Physica A 196, 188-208 (1993).  DOI

  86. S.C. Glotzer, P.H. Poole, and N. Jan, "Comment on spreading of damage: an unexpected disagreement between the sequential and parallel updatings in Monte Carlo simulations", Phys. Rev. Lett. 70, 2046 (1993).  DOI  PDF

  87. P.H. Poole, F. Sciortino, U. Essmann, and H.E. Stanley, "Is there a re-entrant spinodal in liquid water?", J. Physique Coll. 3, C1-171 to C1-182 (1993).  DOI

  88. P.H. Poole, "Phase behavior of metastable water from computer simulation", Ph.D. thesis, Boston University, 1993.
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  89. P.H. Poole, F. Sciortino, U. Essmann, and H.E. Stanley, "Phase behavior of metastable water", Nature 360, 324-328 (1992).  DOI  PDF

  90. S.C. Glotzer, P.H. Poole, and N. Jan, "Time-dependent thermodynamic properties of the Ising model from damage spreading", J. Stat. Phys. 68, 895-910 (1992).  DOI  PDF

  91. U. Essmann, S.C. Glotzer, M. Gyure, B. Ostrowsky, P.H. Poole, S. Sastry, S. Schwarzer, R. Selinger, M.H. Shann, L.S. Shore, H.E. Stanley, E.F. Taylor, and P. Trunfio, "Learning science through guided discovery: Liquid Water and Molecular Networks", in From Phase Transitions to Chaos, eds. G. Gyorgyi, et al, World Scientific, Singapore, 249-269 (1992).  DOI

  92. B. Ostrowsky, P.H. Poole, F. Sciortino, H.E. Stanley, and P. Trunfio, "Learning science through guided discovery: liquid water and molecular networks", Physica A 177, 281-293 (1991).  DOI  PDF

  93. F. Sciortino, P.H. Poole, H.E. Stanley, and S. Havlin, "Lifetime of the bond network and gel-like anomalies in supercooled water", Phys. Rev. Lett. 64, 1686-1689 (1990).  DOI  PDF

  94. P.H. Poole and N. Jan, "Dynamical properties of the two- and three-dimensional Ising models by 'damage spreading'", J. Phys. A: Math. Gen. 23, L453-459 (1990).  DOI  PDF

  95. N. Jan, P.H. Poole, A.B. MacIsaac, D.L. Hunter, and S.S. Manna, "Damage spreading: the search for multifractality and multiscaling", in Correlations and Connectivity: Geometric Aspects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology, edited by H.E. Stanley and N. Ostrowsky, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 43-55 (1990).  DOI

  96. P.B. Bowen, J.L. Burke, P.G. Corsten, K.J. Crowell, K.L. Farrell, J.C. MacDonald, R.P. MacDonald, A.B. MacIsaac, S.C. MacIsaac, P.H. Poole, and N. Jan, "Improved Monte Carlo distributions", Phys. Rev. B 40, 7439-7442 (1989).  DOI  PDF

  97. P.H. Poole, A. Coniglio, N. Jan, and H.E. Stanley, "Universality classes for the theta and theta' points" Phys. Rev. B 39, 495-504 (1989).  DOI  PDF

  98. P.H. Poole, A. Coniglio, N. Jan and H.E. Stanley, "Comment: Universality classes for the theta and theta' points", Phys. Rev. Lett. 60, 1203 (1988).  DOI  PDF

  99. M. Corsten and P.H. Poole, "Initiation of damage in the Kauffman model", J. Stat. Phys. 50, 461-463 (1988).  DOI  PDF