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Lévy flights and Lévy walks revisited

  • G. Zumofen
  • J. Klafter
  • M. F. Shlesinger
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 519)

Abstract

Several aspects of anomalous diffusion and their relationship to Lévy flights and walks are reviewed. We summarize the basic ideas of the Lévy-walk approach and discuss the ballistic-localized motion dichotomy, stationarity, escape times in conservative systems, and symbolic dynamics.

Keywords

Phase Space Interval Time Conservative System Anomalous Diffusion Escape Time 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Zumofen
    • 1
  • J. Klafter
    • 2
  • M. F. Shlesinger
    • 3
  1. 1.Physical Chemistry LaboratoryETH-ZentrumZürichSwitzerland
  2. 2.School of ChemistryTel-Aviv UniversityTel-AvivIsrael
  3. 3.Physics DivisionOffice of Naval ResearchArlington

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