Collective behavior of interacting self-propelled particles

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Abstract

We discuss biologically inspired, inherently non-equilibrium models of self-propelled particles, in which the particles interact with their neighbors by choosing at each time step the local average direction of motion. We summarize some of the results of large-scale simulations and theoretical approaches about the effects of noise and dimensionality on the scaling behavior of such systems.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)17-29
Number of pages13
JournalPhysica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications
Volume281
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 15 2000
Event5th Taiwan International Symposium on Statistical Physics (StatPhys-Taiwan-1999) - Taipei, Taiwan
Duration: Aug 9 1999Aug 12 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Condensed Matter Physics

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