Dow, R. C. M. and Lambert, Colin and Mannella, R. and McClintock, Peter V. E. and Moss, F. (1986) Response of a cubic bistable system to parametric modulation in the extreme colour limits of external noise. In: Noise in Physical Systems and 1/f Noise - 1985. Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 133-136.Full text not available from this repository.
We examine the possibility of fluctuation induced transitions in a cubic bistable electronic circuit. Soft transitions are found to occur in the presence of a dichotomous modulation, but appear to be absent when the system is subject to a harmonic modulation. Despite these differences, the behaviours of the supports of the probability densities arising in the two cases are rather similar. In particular they each exhibit an anomaly over a limited range of the amplitude of fluctuation V0, over which the supports shrink as V0 increases.
|Item Type:||Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings|
|Additional Information:||Proceedings of the International Conference on Noise in Physical Systems and 1/f Noise, Rome, 1985.|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics|
|Deposited By:||Professor P. V. E. McClintock|
|Deposited On:||23 Mar 2010 13:26|
|Last Modified:||26 Jul 2012 21:47|
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