The statistical properties of the intermittent signal generated by a recent model for self-organized criticality are examined. A successful comparison is made with previously published results of the equivalent quantities measured in the electrostatic turbulence at the edge of a fusion plasma. This result reestablishes self-organized criticality as a potential paradigm for transport in magnetic fusion devices, overriding shortcomings pointed out in earlier works [E. Spada, Phys. Rev. Lett. 86, 3032 (2001)PRLTAO0031-900710.1103/PhysRevLett. 86.3032; V. Antoni, Phys. Rev. Lett. 87, 045001 (2001)PRLTAO0031-900710.1103/ PhysRevLett.87.045001]. © 2006 The American Physical Society.
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Sattin, F., & Baiesi, M. (2006). Self-organized-criticality model consistent with statistical properties of edge turbulence in a fusion plasma. Physical Review Letters, 96(10), -. . https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.96.105005