author = "Batista, C. A. S. and Szezech Junior, J. D. and Batista, A. M. and 
                         Macau, Elbert Einstein Nehrer and Viana, R. L.",
          affiliation = "{Universidade Federal do Paran{\'a} (UFPR)} and {Universidade 
                         Estadual de Ponta Grossa} and {Universidade Estadual de Ponta 
                         Grossa} and {Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais (INPE)} and 
                         {Universidade Federal do Paran{\'a} (UFPR)}",
                title = "Synchronization of phase oscillators with coupling mediated by a 
                         diffusing substance",
              journal = "Physical Review B",
                 year = "2017",
               volume = "470",
                pages = "236--248",
                month = "Mar.",
             keywords = "Nonlocal coupling, Phase oscillators, Synchronization.",
             abstract = "We investigate the transition to phase and frequency 
                         synchronization in a one-dimensional chain of phase oscillator 
                         cells where the coupling is mediated by the local concentration of 
                         a chemical which can diffuse in the inter-oscillator medium and it 
                         is both secreted and absorbed by the oscillator cells, influencing 
                         their dynamical behavior. This coupling has the advantage of 
                         having a tunable parameter which makes it possible to pass 
                         continuously from a global (all-to-all) to a local 
                         (nearest-neighbor) coupling form. We have verified that 
                         synchronous behavior depends on the coupling strength and coupling 
                  doi = "10.1016/j.physa.2016.11.140",
                  url = "http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physa.2016.11.140",
                 issn = "1098-0121",
             language = "en",
           targetfile = "batista_synchronization.pdf",
        urlaccessdate = "04 dez. 2020"