Dykman, M. I. and Smelyanskiy, V. N. and Lambert, Colin and Luchinsky, D. G. and McClintock, Peter V. E. (1997) Nonlinear dynamics of large fluctuations. In: Applied Nonlinear Dynamics and Stochastic Systems Near the Millenium. AIP Conference Proceedings (411). American Institute of Physics, Woodbury, NY, pp. 157-162. ISBN 1-56396-736-7Full text not available from this repository.
The distribution of paths for large fluctuations away from a stable state has been investigated, theoretically and by analog experiment. We have found critical broadening of the distribution of the paths coming to a cusp point representing the simplest generic singularity in the pattern of most probable (optimal) fluctuational paths in a non-equilibrium system. The critical behavior can be described by a Landau-type theory.
|Item Type:||Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings|
|Additional Information:||Proceedings of conference in San Diego, July 1997|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics|
|Deposited By:||Professor P. V. E. McClintock|
|Deposited On:||08 Mar 2010 16:38|
|Last Modified:||09 Apr 2014 20:41|
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