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Tunable Fermi acceleration in a nondissipative driven magnetic billiard

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Author(s):
Castaldi, B. [1] ; Egydio de Carvalho, R. [1] ; Vieira Abud, C. [2] ; Mijolaro, A. P. [3]
Total Authors: 4
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Estadual Paulista, UNESP, Rio Claro, SP - Brazil
[2] Univ Sao Paulo, USP, Sao Paulo - Brazil
[3] Ctr Estadual Educ Tecnol, CEETEPS, Rio Claro, SP - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 3
Document type: Journal article
Source: Physical Review E; v. 89, n. 1 JAN 21 2014.
Web of Science Citations: 1
Abstract

We study the effect of a constant magnetic field on the dynamics of a system that may present Fermi acceleration (FA). The model in consideration is the nondissipative annular billiard with breathing boundaries. There is a field threshold, from which the mechanism of FA can be deactivated. The presence of the magnetic field curves the particle trajectories and for some combinations of the parameters FA is totally, and nontrivially, suppressed without considering any kind of dissipation. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 11/14460-8 - Investigating the effect of electric and magnetic fields in a pulsating dissipative system
Grantee:Bruno Castaldi
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Master
FAPESP's process: 10/20276-2 - Interference of robust tori in the dynamics of non-linear systems
Grantee:Ricardo Egydio de Carvalho
Support type: Regular Research Grants