Unravelling the origins of anomalous diffusion: From molecules to migrating storks

@article{Vilk2021UnravellingTO,
  title={Unravelling the origins of anomalous diffusion: From molecules to migrating storks},
  author={Ohad Vilk and Erez Aghion and Tal Avgar and Carsten Beta and Oliver Nagel and Adal Sabri and Raphael Sarfati and Daniel K. Schwartz and Matthias Weiss and Diego Krapf and Ran Nathan and Ralf Metzler and Michael Assaf},
  journal={Physical Review Research},
  year={2021}
}
Anomalous diffusion or, more generally, anomalous transport, with nonlinear dependence of the mean-squared displacement on the measurement time, is ubiquitous in nature. It has been observed in processes ranging from microscopic movement of molecules to macroscopic, large-scale paths of migrating birds. Using data from multiple empirical systems, spanning 12 orders of magnitude in length and 8 orders of magnitude in time, we employ a method to detect the individual underlying origins of… 

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