Professor Peter Richmond

Professor Peter Richmond

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Physics

Publications and Further Research Outputs

  • S. Hutzler, C. Sommer and P. Richmond, On the relationship between income, fertility rates and the state of democracy in society, Physica A, 452, 2016, p9 - 18Journal Article, 2016, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • Benjamin Haffner, Jonathan Lalieu, Peter Richmond and Stefan Hutzler, Can soap films be used as models for mortality studies?, Physica A, 508, 2018, p461 - 470Journal Article, 2018, DOI , URL , TARA - Full Text
  • A Bois, E Garcia-Roger, E Hong, S Hutzler, A Irannezhad, A Mannioui, P Richmond, B. Roehner, and S Tronche, Infant mortality across species. A global probe of congenital abnormalities, Physica A, 535, 2019, p122308 - (20 pages)Journal Article, 2019, DOI , URL
  • A Bois, E Garcia-Roger, E Hong, S Hutzler, A Irannezhad, A Mannioui, P Richmond, B. Roehner, and S Tronche, Congenital anomalies from a physics perspective. The key role of ``manufacturing'' volatility, Physica A, 537, 2020, p122742 - (22 pages)Journal Article, 2020, URL
  • Alex Bois, Eduardo M. García-Roger, Elim Hong, Stefan Hutzler, Ali Irannezhad, Abdelkrim Mannioui, Peter Richmond, Bertrand M. Roehner and Stéphane Tronche, Physical models of infant mortality: implications for defects in biological systems, Journal of Biological Physics, 46, 2020, p371 - 394Journal Article, 2020, DOI , URL , TARA - Full Text
  • P Richmond, BM Roehner, A Irannezhad and S Hutzler, Mortality: a physics perspective, Physica A, 566, 2021, p125660-Journal Article, 2021, DOI , TARA - Full Text
  • P. Richmond and B. H. Roehner, Cheating in Multiple Choice Examinations, Physics A, 436, 2015, p418 - 429Journal Article, 2015
  • Repetowicz P, Hutzler S and Richmond P, Dynamics of money and income distributions, Physica A, 356, 2005, p641 - 654Journal Article, 2005, DOI , URL , TARA - Full Text
  • Richmond P, Repetowicz P, Hutzler S and Coelho R, Comments on recent studies of the dynamics and distribution of money, Physica A, 370, 2006, p43 - 48Journal Article, 2006, DOI
  • Coelho R, Hutzler S, Repetowicz P and Richmond R, Sector analysis for a FTSE portfolio of stocks, Physica A, 373, 2007, p615 - 626Journal Article, 2007, DOI
  • Coelho R, Gilmore CG, Lucey B, Richmond P and Hutzler S, The evolution of interdependence in world equity markets - Evidence from minimum spanning trees, Physica A, 376, 2007, p455 - 466Journal Article, 2007, DOI , URL
  • Coelho R, Richmond P, Barry J and Hutzler S, Double power laws in income and wealth distributions, Physica A - Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 2008, 3851Journal Article, 2008, DOI
  • Coehlo, R, Hutzler, R , Richmond, P and B Lucey, A Random Matrix Theory Based Analysis of stocks of markets from different countries, Advances in Complex systems, 11, (5), 2008, p1 - 14Journal Article, 2008, DOI
  • Hardiman SJ, P. Richmond and Hutzler S, Calculating Statistics of Complex Networks through Random Walks with an application to the on-line social network Bebo, European Physical Journal B, 71, 2009, p611 - 622Journal Article, 2009, DOI
  • Hardiman SJ, Richmond P and Hutzler S, Long-range correlations in an online betting exchange for a football tournament, New Journal of Physics , 12, 2010, p105001 - (14 pp)Journal Article, 2010, DOI
  • Hardiman SJ, Tobin ST, Richmond P and Hutzler S, Distributions of certain market observables in an on-line betting exchange, Dynamics of Socio-Economic Systems, 2, 2011, p121 - 137Journal Article, 2011, URL , TARA - Full Text
  • Richmond P, Mimkes J, Hutzler S., Econophysics and Physical Economics, Oxford, UK, Oxford University Press, 2013, 1-257ppBook, 2013, URL
  • P Richmond, MB Sexton, SJ Hardiman and S. Hutzler, Generalised Diffusion Model of Asset Price Fluctuations, The European Physical Journal B, 87, 2014, p63 - 68Journal Article, 2014, DOI
  • Dynamics of Money and Income Distributions II in, editor(s)A. Chatterjee, S. Yarlagadda and B.K. Chakrabarti , Econophysics of Wealth Distributions, Econophys-Kolkata I, Milan, Springer-Verlag, 2005, pp120 - 125, [Richmond P, Repetowicz P and Hutzler S]Book Chapter, URL
  • Agent based approaches to income distributions and the impact of memory in, editor(s)Ausloos M and Dirickx M , The Logistic Map: Map and the Route to Chaos: From the Beginning to Modern Applications, Berlin, Springer-Verlag, 2006, pp259 - 272, [Repetowicz P, Hutzler S, Richmond P and Ni Dunn E]Book Chapter, URL
  • A Review of Empirical Studies and Models of Income Distributions in Society in, editor(s)Chakrabarti BK, Chakraborti A and Chatterjee A , Econophysics and Sociophysics: Trends and Perspectives, Berlin, Wiley-VCH Berlin, 2006, pp131 - 159, [Richmond P, Hutzler S, Coelho R and Repetowicz P]Book Chapter, URL


  • DSc (Theoretical physics) London 1977
  • Member, Advisory Board, Physics A
  • Fellow, Institute of Physics;
  • Chartered Physicist C Phys.