Short time-scales in the Kramers problem

Soskin, S. M.; Sheka, V. I.; Linnik, T. L.; Arraya´s, M.; Kaufman, I. Kh.; Luchinsky, D. G.; McClintock, P. V. E.; Mannella, R.
March 2000
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 511 Issue 1, p503
Academic Journal
Escape from a metastable potential is considered on time-scales less than are needed for the creation of quasi-equilibrium within the well. It is shown that the escape flux may then depend exponentially strongly, and in a complicated way, on friction and time. © 2000 American Institute of Physics.


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