# The Kuramoto model: A simple paradigm for synchronization phenomena

@article{Acebrn2005TheKM, title={The Kuramoto model: A simple paradigm for synchronization phenomena}, author={Juan A. Acebr{\'o}n and Luis L. Bonilla and Conrado J. P{\'e}rez Vicente and Felix Ritort and Renato Spigler}, journal={Reviews of Modern Physics}, year={2005}, volume={77}, pages={137-185} }

Synchronization phenomena in large populations of interacting elements are the subject of intense research efforts in physical, biological, chemical, and social systems. A successful approach to the problem of synchronization consists of modeling each member of the population as a phase oscillator. In this review, synchronization is analyzed in one of the most representative models of coupled phase oscillators, the Kuramoto model. A rigorous mathematical treatment, specific numerical methods…

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