Complex dynamics of atomic clusters

  • Saroj K. Nayak
  • Ramakrishna Ramaswamy


Potential energy fluctuations in small atomic clusters have long-ranged temporal correlations, which lead to l/f noise in the power spectra. The relaxation dynamics in clusters has a hierarchical organization, resulting from different processes at the surface and core. A cellular dynamical model is proposed to understand the origin of such fluctuations.


Atomic clusters multiple relaxations 1/f noise 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Saroj K. Nayak
    • 1
  • Ramakrishna Ramaswamy
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Physical SciencesJawaharlal Nehru UniversityNew DelhiIndia

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