Dykman, M. I. and Khovanov, I. A. and Luchinsky, D. G. and Mannella, R. and McClintock, Peter V. E. and Smelyanskiy, V. N. (2000) Activated escape of driven systems. In: Unsolved Problems of Noise and Fluctuations. American Institute of Physics, Melville, NY, pp. 515-520. ISBN 1-56396-826-6Full text not available from this repository.
The problem of activated escape in a far-from-equilibrium system is analysed theoretically, numerically and by analogue electronic experiments. The process is shown to occur via optimal fluctuations that are well described, under diverse conditions, in terms of a new physical quantity, the logarithmic susceptibility (LS).
|Item Type:||Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Engineering|
Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics
|Deposited By:||Professor P. V. E. McClintock|
|Deposited On:||08 Mar 2010 11:46|
|Last Modified:||07 Jan 2015 20:32|
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