Conservation laws in a directed sandpile model

Eugene R. Speer

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We derive a complete set of conservation laws for a directed sandpile model originally studied by Dhar and Ramaswamy, and discuss the rather minimal effect of these laws on the dynamics of avalanches.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)255-262
Number of pages8
JournalLetters in Mathematical Physics
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1995

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • Mathematical Physics


  • Mathematics Subject Classification (1991): 82C20


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