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Signal amplification of active rotators with phase-shifted coupling

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Author(s):
Liang, X. M. [1] ; Zhao, L. [1] ; Liu, Z. H. [2, 3]
Total Authors: 3
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Sao Paulo, Inst Math & Comp Sci, BR-13560970 Sao Carlos, SP - Brazil
[2] E China Normal Univ, Inst Theoret Phys, Shanghai 200062 - Peoples R China
[3] E China Normal Univ, Dept Phys, Shanghai 200062 - Peoples R China
Total Affiliations: 3
Document type: Journal article
Source: European Physical Journal B; v. 85, n. 6 JUN 2012.
Web of Science Citations: 4
Abstract

In this paper, we study the signal amplification of coupled active rotators with phase-shifted coupling. We find that the system's response to the external subthreshold signal can be significantly affected by each of the two types of phase-shifted couplings: identical and non-identical phase-shifted couplings. Moreover, through both theoretical analysis and numerical simulations, we have figured out the optimal phase shift, at which the largest signal amplification is generated. These results show that the phase-shifted coupling plays an important role in regulating the system's response to the subthreshold signal. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 11/50151-0 - Dynamical phenomena in complex networks: fundamentals and applications
Grantee:Elbert Einstein Nehrer Macau
Support type: Research Projects - Thematic Grants
FAPESP's process: 11/03631-6 - Collective behavior of neurons in complex networks
Grantee:Zhao Liang
Support type: Research Grants - Visiting Researcher Grant - International