Microscopic models of Brownian ratchets

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  • A hard disk microscopic ratchet is introduced and studied with molecular dynamics. The properties of the systematic motion that appears when its two compartments are at different temperatures is documented.
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  • Van den Broeck C; Kawai R; Meurs P
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  • 1
  • End Page

  • 7
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  • 5114