Physics of Life Reviews

(The H4-Index of Physics of Life Reviews is 21. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
Is temporo-spatial dynamics the “common currency” of brain and mind? In Quest of “Spatiotemporal Neuroscience”112
Long transients in ecology: Theory and applications95
The hierarchically mechanistic mind: A free-energy formulation of the human psyche81
Variational ecology and the physics of sentient systems64
Morphogenesis as Bayesian inference: A variational approach to pattern formation and control in complex biological systems63
The sense of should: A biologically-based framework for modeling social pressure50
Networks behind the morphology and structural design of living systems50
The art of adapting to extreme environments: The model system Pseudoalteromonas44
From genotypes to organisms: State-of-the-art and perspectives of a cornerstone in evolutionary dynamics42
Spatiotemporal neuroscience – what is it and why we need it42
How particular is the physics of the free energy principle?40
Dynamic and thermodynamic models of adaptation39
The Markov blanket trick: On the scope of the free energy principle and active inference38
Laws of nature that define biological action and perception34
Mathematical models for dengue fever epidemiology: A 10-year systematic review32
Mineral self-organization on a lifeless planet27
Blind alleys and fruitful pathways in the comparative study of cultural cognition26
Network neuroscience for optimizing brain–computer interfaces25
A never-ending story in the sky: The secrets of chemical evolution25
Improving cancer treatments via dynamical biophysical models24
Role of mechanical morphogenesis in the development and evolution of the neocortex24
Agent-based models of collective intelligence21
Impacts of climate change on vegetation pattern: Mathematical modeling and data analysis21
An elegant nano-injection machinery for sabotaging the host: Role of Type III secretion system in virulence of different human and animal pathogenic bacteria21
Prebiotic chemistry and origins of life research with atomistic computer simulations21
The multidimensional brain21