Most of my papers are available on Research Gate.

Peer reviewed papers

  1. de Vladar, H.P. and Szathmáry, E. 2017 Beyond Hamilton’s Rule. Science. 356(6336): 485-486
  2. de Vladar,H.P. 2017 Cognitive cultural evolution. Full peer-reviewed paper to appear in the proceedings of the Proc. Ann. Conf. GECCO 17 Companion. ACM: New York. ISBN: 978-1-4503-4939-0/17/07. Doi:10.1145/3067695.3082464
  3. de Vladar, H.P., Santos, M. and Szathmáry, E. 2017 Grand Views of Evolution. Trends Ecol. Evol. 32(5):324-334
  4. Fedor, A., Zachar, I., Szilágyi, A., Öllinger, M., de Vladar, H.P. and Szathmáry, E. 2017 Cognitive architecture with evolutionary dynamics solves insight problem. Front. Psychol. 8:427
  5. Redondo, R.A.F.*, de Vladar, H.P.*, Wlodarski, T. and Bollback, J.P. 2017 Evolutionary interplay between structure, energy, and epistasis in the coat protein of the ΦX174 phage family. Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 14: 20160139.  Old Preprint: arXiv:1508.01018  *Joint first authorship.
  6. Szilágyi, A., Zachar, I.,  Fedor, A., de Vladar, H.P. and  Szathmáry, E. 2016  Breeding novel solutions in the brain: A model of Darwinian neurodynamics. F1000Research 5:2416.
  7. de Vladar, H.P., Fedor, A., Szilágyi A., Záchar, I. and Szathmáry, E. 2016 An attractor network-based model with Darwinian dynamics. in Proc.16th Ann. Conf. GECCO 16 Companion. pp 1049-1052. ACM: New York. ISBN: 978-1- 4503-4323-7/16/07. doi:10.1145/2908961.2931672.
  8. de Vladar, H.P. and Szathmáry E. 2015 Neuronal boost to evolutionary dynamics. Interface Focus 5: 20150074.
  9. de Vladar, H.P. and Barton, N.H. 2014 Stability and response of polygenic traits to stabilizing selection and mutation. Genetics 197:749-767. 15911.
  10. de Vladar, H.P. 2012 The game of active search for extra-terrestrial intelligence: breaking the “Great Silence”. International Journal of Astrobiology, 1-10.
  11. de Vladar, H.P. 2012 Amino acid fermentation at the origin of the genetic code. Biology Direct 7:6.
  12. de Vladar, H.P. and Barton, N.H. 2011 The contribution of statistical physics to evolutionary biology. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 26:424-432.
  13. de Vladar, H.P. and Barton, N.H. 2011 The Statistical Mechanics of a Polygenic Character Under Stabilizing Selection, Mutation, and Drift. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 8(58):720-
  14. Barton, N.H. and de Vladar, H.P. 2009 Statistical Mechanics of the Evolution of Quantitative Traits. Genetics 18(3):997-1011. doi:10.1534/genetics.108.099309.
  15. de Vladar, H.P. and Pen, I. 2007 Determinism, noise, and spurious estimations in a generalized model of population growth Physica A 373:477-485.
  16. de Vladar, H.P. and González , J.A. 2006. Letter to the editor: Dynamic response of cancer under the influence of immunological activity and therapy Journal of Theoretical Biology 240(1):162-163.
  17. de Vladar, H.P. 2006 Density-Dependence as a Size-Independent Regulatory Mechanism Journal of Theoretical Biology 238(2):245-256.
  18. de Vladar, H.P. and González, J.A. 2004 Dynamic response of cancer under the influence of immunological activity and therapy. Journal of Theoretical Biology 227(3): 335-348.
  19. González, J.A., de Vladar, H.P. and Rebolledo, T.M. 2003 New Late Intensification Schedules for Cancer Treatments. Acta Científica Venezolana 54(4): 263-273.

Chapters in books

* de Vladar, H.P. Mechanisms of multivariate quantitative evolution, in: “Modelos y Simulaciones Biológicas en Ecología y Evolución”, in de Vladar, H.P. Cipriani, R. (eds.), Printed by Createspace. ISBN: 978-1516867561, 1516867564  

de Vladar, H.P. and Chela-Flores, J. Can the evolution of multicellularity be anticipated in the exploration of the Solar System? in: “Genesis: Origin of Life on Earth and Planets”, Hanslmeier, A., Kempe, S., and Seckbach J. (eds.) Springer: Dordrecht, The Netherlands. 2012.

de Vladar, H.P. Prebiotic synthesis of amino-acids and other related molecules, in: “Ab Initio: Orígenes del Universo, la vida y la inteligencia”, Falcon, N. and Loyo, Y. (eds.) Published by “Consejo de Desarrollo Científico y Tecnológico” Universidad de Carabobo, Valencia, Venezuela. 241 (in spanish). ISBN: 978-980-12-2752-6.

de Vladar, H.P., Cipriani, R., Scharifker, B., and Bubis, J. A Mechanism for the Prebiotic Emergence of Proteins: the Role of Proton Gradient and High Temperature in the Polymerization of Amino Acids Embedded in Bilayers, in “Life in the Universe From the Miller Experiment to the Search for Life on Other Worlds”, Seckbach, J., Chela-Flores, J., Owen, and Raulin, F. (eds.) Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, The Netherlands. 2004, XXX, 374 ISBN: 1-4020-2371-5, 1-4020-3093-2.

* Peer reviewed.

Book reviews

de Vladar, H.P. 2015 Review of: Why greatness cannot be planned. The myth of the objective, by K.O Stanley and J. Lehman. Leonardo Reviews 49(1):99-100. 

de Vladar, H.P. 2014 Review of: Dr. Maccone’s Cabinet of Wonder: Mathematical SETI: Statistics, Signal Processing, Space Missions, by Claudio Maccone. Astrobiology 13 (12), 1199-1200.

Edited volumes

de Vladar, H.P. and Cipriani, R. (eds) 2015. Modelos y Simulaciones Biológicas: Ecología y Evolución. Printed on demand by Createspace. ISBN: 978-1516867561, 1516867564  

Non-scientific publications

de Vladar H.P. 2014 The smell of wet soil. Pedregal publishers. 122 pp.


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