Effect of parametric modulation on pattern formation in reaction diffusion systems
Department of Theoretical Physics,
Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science,
Jadavpur, Calcutta 700 032, India
Published online: 15 March 1999
Reaction diffusion systems can exhibite both spatial and temporal patterns. We show that the effect of spatial variation of the removal rate can have significant effect on the stability boundaries. In particular there can be a case of parametric resonance.
PACS: 87.10.+e – General, theoretical, and mathematical biophysics (including logic of biosystems, quantum biology, and relevant aspects of thermodynamics, information theory, cybernetics, and bionics) / 47.70.Fw – Chemically reactive flows
© EDP Sciences, Società Italiana di Fisica, Springer-Verlag, 1999