Applied Physics A

, Volume 67, Issue 4, pp 459–467

A model for current oscillations in the Si-HF system based on a quantitative analysis of current transients

  • J. Carstensen
  • R. Prange
  • G.S. Popkirov
  • H. Föll
Regular paper

DOI: 10.1007/s003390050804

Cite this article as:
Carstensen, J., Prange, R., Popkirov, G. et al. Appl Phys A (1998) 67: 459. doi:10.1007/s003390050804

The physical character of local oscillators on a nm scale will be outlined. Next-neighbor coupling leads to percolation areas of about 100 nm as result of Monte Carlo simulations. The percolation provides an intrinsic synchronization mechanism leading to macroscopic oscillations.

PACS: 64.60.Ak; 68.45.-v; 82.40.-g; 82.45.+z; 82.65.-i 

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© Springer-Verlag 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Carstensen
    • 1
  • R. Prange
    • 1
  • G.S. Popkirov
    • 1
  • H. Föll
    • 1
  1. 1.Lehrstuhl für Materialwissenschaft, Technische Fakultät der Universität Kiel, Kaiserstrasse 2, D-24123 Kiel, Germany (Fax: +49-431/77572-503, E-mail: jc@techfak.uni-kiel.de)DE

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