International Journal of Image, Graphics and Signal Processing(IJIGSP)

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IJIGSP Vol.2, No.1, Nov. 2010

Novel Approach to Cluster Synchronization in Kuramoto Oscillators

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Xin Biao Lu,Bu Zhi Qin

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Cluster synchronization, global approach, local approach, Kuramoto model


Cluster synchronization is investigated in different complex dynamical networks. Based on an extended Kuramoto model, a novel approach is proposed to make a complex dynamical network achieve cluster synchronization, where the critical coupling strength between connected may be obtained by global adaptive approach and local adaptive approach, respectively. The former approach only need know each node’s state and its destination state; while the latter approach need know the local information. Simulation results show the effectiveness of the distributed control strategy.

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Xin Biao Lu,Bu Zhi Qin, "Novel Approach to Cluster Synchronization in Kuramoto Oscillators", IJIGSP, vol.2, no.1, pp.30-38, 2010.


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