TITLE

Self-replicating pulses in excitable media

AUTHOR(S)
Hayase, Yumino
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 519 Issue 1, p560
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We show new kinds of spatiotemporal evolution of pulses by computer simulations of an excitable reaction diffusion system. In one dimensional simulations, we observe self-replication of a traveling pulse and a breathing pulse. For suitably chosen parameters, the spatiotemporal pattern exhibits a self-similar regular pattern like a Sierpinsky gasket.
ACCESSION #
5664991

 

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