Sandpiles and self-organized criticality

Dhar, Deepak (1992) Sandpiles and self-organized criticality Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and Its Applications, 186 (1-2). pp. 82-87. ISSN 0378-4371

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This article provides an overview of some of the methods of sandpiles that have been studied in literature. The question whether real sandpiles exhibit self-organized criticality is discussed briefly, and a tentative explanation of the observed failure of scaling in the experiments by the IBM group offered.

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