This issue of "Condensed Matter Physics" is dedicated to the 100th
anniversary of an outstanding personality of the XXth century,
physicist and mathematician Mykola Bogolyubov
It contains invited papers and selected
Proceedings of the 3rd Conference on statistical physics
"Statistical Physics: Modern Trends and Applications" held in Lviv
(Ukraine) on 23-25 June, 2009.
Editors of the issue: W. Ebeling, I. Mryglod, N. Plakida, A. Zagorodny