# Non-equilibrium critical phenomena and phase transitions into absorbing states

@article{Hinrichsen2000NonequilibriumCP, title={Non-equilibrium critical phenomena and phase transitions into absorbing states}, author={Haye Hinrichsen}, journal={Advances in Physics}, year={2000}, volume={49}, pages={815 - 958} }

This review addresses recent developments in non-equilibrium statistical physics. Focusing on phase transitions from fluctuating phases into absorbing states, the universality class of directed percolation is investigated in detail. The survey gives a general introduction to various lattice models of directed percolation and studies their scaling properties, field-theoretic aspects, numerical techniques, as well as possible experimental realizations. In addition, several examples of absorbing…

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