Journal of Statistical Physics

, Volume 58, Issue 1–2, pp 371–373 | Cite as

Response to “the Büttiker-Landauer model generalized”

  • M. Büttiker
  • R. Landauer
Short Communications


Støvneng and Hauge have criticized our interpretation of what we have called the traversal time for tunneling. This is a brief rebuttal.

Key words

Tunneling traversal time modulated barrier 


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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Büttiker
    • 1
  • R. Landauer
    • 1
  1. 1.IBM Research DivisionT. J. Watson Research CenterYorktown Heights

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