Engineering of Synchronization and Clustering of a Population of Chaotic Chemical Oscillators

Authors

  • Dr. Craig G. Rusin,

    1. Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22902 (USA)
    2. Current address: Department of Cardiology, University of Virginia Medical School, Charlottesville, VA 22902 (USA)
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  • Prof. Isao Tokuda,

    1. Department of Micro System Technology, Ritsumeikan University, Kusatsu, Shiga 525-8577 (Japan)
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  • Prof. István Z. Kiss,

    1. Department of Chemistry, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO 63103 (USA)
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  • Prof. John L. Hudson

    Corresponding author
    1. Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22902 (USA), Fax: (+1) 434-982-2658
    • Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22902 (USA), Fax: (+1) 434-982-2658
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  • This work was supported in part by the National Science Foundation through grant CBET-0730597.

Abstract

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Dialing up complex dynamic structures: A population of 64 chaotic chemical oscillators (phase–space snapshots, left) in a nickel electrodissolution is steered with mild global feedback to one (middle) and two (right) clustered states.

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