Mean field theory of self-organized critical phenomena
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- Tang, C. & Bak, P. J Stat Phys (1988) 51: 797. doi:10.1007/BF01014884
A mean field theory is presented for the recently discovered self-organized critical phenomena. The critical exponents are calculated and found to be the same as the mean field values for percolation. The power spectrum has “1/f” behavior with exponentg4=1.