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Multiple regimes of diffusion

Mehlig, B.; Wilkinson, M.; Bezuglyy, V.; Gustavsson, K. and Nakamura, K. (2009). Multiple regimes of diffusion. Physical Review E, 80(011139) pp. 1–10.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.80.011139
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Abstract

We consider the diffusion of independent particles experiencing random accelerations by a space- and time-dependent force as well as viscous damping. This model can exhibit several asymptotic behaviors, depending upon the limiting cases which are considered, some of which have been discussed in earlier work. Here, we explore the full space of dimensionless parameters and present an “asymptotic phase diagram” which delineates the limiting regimes.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2009 The American Physical Society
ISSN: 1539-3755
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Mathematics and Statistics
Item ID: 18766
Depositing User: Sara Griffin
Date Deposited: 30 Oct 2009 12:43
Last Modified: 30 Nov 2012 16:50
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/18766
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