2 00 4 Self - Organized Forest - Fires near the Critical Time

Abstract

We consider a forest-fire model which, somewhat informally, is described as follows: Each site (vertex) of the square lattice is either vacant or occupied by a tree. Vacant sites become occupied at rate 1. Further, each site is hit by lightning at rate λ. This lightning instantaneously destroys (makes vacant) the occupied cluster of the site. This model is… (More)

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@inproceedings{Berg2004204, title={2 00 4 Self - Organized Forest - Fires near the Critical Time}, author={J. van den Berg and Rachel M. Brouwer}, year={2004} }