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Title:Theoretical Physics 5 Thermodynamics
Author(s): Wolfgang Nolting
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XII, 282 p. 87 illus p.)
Contents:Basic Concepts -- Laws of Thermodynamics -- Thermodynamic Potentials -- Phases, Phase Transitions -- Solutions of the Exercises
ISBN:9783319479101
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Keywords: Physics , Thermodynamics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Physics , Thermodynamics , Mathematical Methods in Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems
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Title:Spin Glasses Criticality and Energy Landscapes
Author(s): Marco Baity Jesi
Date:2016
Size:1 online resource (24 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-319-41231-3
Contents:Introduction -- The Ising Spin Glass in a Feld -- Heisenberg Spin Glass with Random Exchange Anisotropy -- Energy Landscape of m-component Spin Glasses -- Zero-temperature Dynamics -- Soft Modes and Localization in Spin Glasses --
Conclusions.
ISBN:9783319412313
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Keywords: Physics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Quantum computers , Spintronics , Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Numerical and Computational Physics , Ceramics, Glass, Composites, Natural Methods , Quantum Information Technology, Spintronics , History and Philosophical Foundations of Physics
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Title:Organogels Thermodynamics, Structure, Solvent Role, and Properties
Author(s): Jean-Michel Guenet
Date:2016
Size:1 online resource (17 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-319-33178-2
Contents:Preface -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: Gels: a definition -- Chapter 2: Thermodynamic and kinetic aspects -- Chapter 3: Molecular structure, Morphology -- Chapter 4: Solvent role, current approaches -- Chapter 5: Rheological aspects --
Chapter 6: Hybrid gels -- Chapter 7: Current and potential applications -- General Summary -- Index
ISBN:9783319331782
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Keywords: Physics , Inorganic chemistry , Organic chemistry , Polymers , Amorphous substances , Complex fluids , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Nanotechnology , Physics , Soft and Granular Matter, Complex Fluids and Microfluidics , Polymer Sciences , Nanotechnology , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Organic Chemistry , Inorganic Chemistry
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Call number:SPRINGER-2016-9783319189536:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Extreme States of Matter High Energy Density Physics
Author(s): Vladimir E Fortov
Date:2016
Edition:2nd ed. 2016
Size:1 online resource (346 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-319-18953-6
Contents:Introduction -- Matter under Extreme Conditions: Classification of States -- High Energy Densities in Laboratories -- Extreme States in a Nuclear Explosion -- High-Power Lasers in High-Energy Density Physics -- Relativistic Charged
Particle Beams -- Technical Applications of the Physics of High Energy Densities -- Nuclear Transformations under Strong Compression -- High Energy Densities in Planets and Stars -- High Energy Densities outside of Compact
Astrophysical Objects
ISBN:9783319189536
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Series:Springer Series in Materials Science: 216
Keywords: Physics , Astrophysics , Plasma (Ionized gases) , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Physics , Plasma Physics , Astrophysics and Astroparticles , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Applied and Technical Physics
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Title:First Principles Modelling of Shape Memory Alloys [electronic resource]
Author(s): Oliver Kastner
Date:2012
Publisher:Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Size:1 online resource
Note:Monograph
Note:Springer 2012 Physics and Astronomy eBook collection
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ISBN:9783642286186
Series:Springer Series in Materials Science
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Keywords: Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Numerical and Computational Physics , Metallic Materials , Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity , Thermodynamics
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Title:Modern Theories of Many-Particle Systems in Condensed Matter Physics [electronic resource]
Author(s): Daniel C. Cabra
Andreas Honecker
Pierre Pujol
Date:2012
Publisher:Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Size:1 online resource
Note:Monograph
Note:Springer 2012 Physics and Astronomy eBook collection
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ISBN:9783642104480
Series:Lecture Notes in Physics
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Keywords: Strongly Correlated Systems, Superconductivity , Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity , Magnetism, Magnetic Materials , Quantum Information Technology, Spintronics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems
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Title:Quantal Density Functional Theory
Author(s): Viraht Sahni
Date:2004
Size:1 online resource (256 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-09624-6
Contents:1. Introduction -- 2. Schrödinger Theory from the Perspective of ‘Classical’ Fields Derived from Quantal Sources -- 3. Quantal Density Functional Theory -- 4. The Hohenberg-Kohn Theorems and Kohn-Sham Density Functional Theory -- 5.
Physical Interpretation of Kohn-Sham Density Functional Theory -- 6. Quantal Density Functional Theory of the Density Amplitude -- 7. Quantal Density Functional Theory of the Discontinuity in the Electron-Interaction Potential Energy
-- 8. Further Insights Derived Via Quantal Density Functional Theory -- 9. Epilogue -- Appendices -- A. Proof of the Pure State Differential Virial Theorem -- B. Proof of the Harmonic Potential Theorem -- C. Analytical Expressions for
the Properties of the Ground and First Excited Singlet States of the Hooke’s Atom -- D. Derivation of the Kinetic-Energy-Density Tensor for Hooke’s Atom in Its Ground State -- E. Proof of the S System Differential Virial Theorem -- F.
Derivation of the Pair-Correlation Density in the Local Density Approximation for Exchange -- References
ISBN:9783662096246
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Keywords: Physics , Physical chemistry , Quantum physics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Quantum computers , Spintronics , Physics , Quantum Physics , Quantum Information Technology, Spintronics , Physical Chemistry , Mathematical Methods in Physics , Numerical and Computational Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems
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Title:Dissipative Phenomena in Condensed Matter Some Applications
Author(s): Sushanta Dattagupta
Date:2004
Size:1 online resource (310 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-06758-1
Contents:1 Diffusion Processes -- 2 Kinetic Ising Models -- 3 An Overview of Phase Ordering Dynamics -- 4 Domain Growth in Systems with Quenched Disorder -- 5 Surface-Directed Spinodal Decomposition and Surface Enrichment -- 6 Phase Ordering
Dynamics in the Complex Ginzburg-Landau Equation -- 7 Quantum Dissipative Systems -- 8 Dissipative Two-State Systems -- 9 Quantum Diffusion -- 10 Coherence and Decoherence -- References
ISBN:9783662067581
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Keywords: Physics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems
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Title:Fractal Concepts in Condensed Matter Physics
Author(s): Tsuneyoshi Nakayama
Date:2003
Size:1 online resource (210 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-05193-1
Contents:1. Introduction -- 2. Fractals -- 3. Percolating Networks as Random Fractals -- 4. Multifractals -- 5. Anomalous Diffusion on Fractal Networks -- 6. Atomic Vibrations of Percolating Networks -- 7. Scaling Arguments for Dynamic
Structure Factors -- 8. Spin Waves in Diluted Heisenberg Antiferromagnets -- 9. Anderson Transition -- 10. Multifractals in the Anderson Transition -- Appendices -- A. Multifractality of the HRN Model -- B. Spectral Dimensions for
Deterministic Fractals -- B.1 Sierpinski Gasket -- B.2 Mandelbrot-Given Fractal -- C. Diffusion and Dynamics on Networks -- C.1 Atomic Vibrations -- C.2 Spin Waves in Diluted Ferro- and Antiferromagnets -- C.3 Superconducting Networks
-- D. Wigner Distributions -- References
ISBN:9783662051931
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Series:Springer Series in Solid-State Sciences: 140
Keywords: Physics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems
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Title:Disordered Materials An Introduction
Author(s): Paolo M Ossi
Date:2003
Size:1 online resource (289 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-05158-0
Contents:1. Solids: Geometrical and Symmetrical Properties -- 2. Structural Order -- 3. The Glass Transition -- 4. The Structure of Disordered Systems -- 5. Clusters -- 6. Quasicrystals -- A. Appendix -- References
ISBN:9783662051580
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Keywords: Physics , Crystallography , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Engineering , Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Crystallography , Engineering, general
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Title:High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering, Munich 2002 Transactions of the First Joint HLRB and KONWIHR Status and Result Workshop, October 10–11, 2002, Technical University of Munich, Germany
Author(s):
Date:2003
Size:1 online resource (505 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-55526-8
Contents:I High Performance Systems -- TeraFlops Computing with the Hitachi SR8000-F1: From Vision to Reality -- II Computational Fluid Dynamics -- Numerical Prediction of Deformations and Oscillations of Wind-Exposed Structures -- Large-Eddy
and Detached-Eddy Simulation of the Flow Around High-Lift Configurations -- Direct Simulation with the Lattice Boltzmann Code BEST of Developed Turbulence in Channel Flows -- DNS of Homogeneous Shear Flow and Data Analysis for the
Development of a Four-Equation Turbulence Model -- Large-Eddy Simulations of High Reynolds Number Flow Around a Circular Cylinder -- Numerical Simulation of Passively Controlled Turbulent Flows over Sharp—Edged and Smoothly Contoured
Backward—Facing Steps -- Parallel Single- and Multiphase CFD-Applications Using Lattice Boltzmann Methods -- Models of Type Ia Supernova Explosions -- Direct Numerical Simulation of Boundary Layer Separation along a Curved Wall with
Oscillating Oncoming Flow -- III Biosciences -- QM/MM Study of Rhodopsin -- Simulation of Neuronal Map Formation in the Primary Visual Cortex -- IV Chemistry -- A User-Oriented Set of Quantum Chemical Benchmarks -- Structure,
Energetics, and Spectroscopy of Models for Enzyme Cofactors -- Ruthenium Dioxide, a Versatile Oxidation Catalyst: First Principles Analysis -- Theoretical Studies of Structures of Vanadate Complexes in Aqueous Solution -- V Solid-State
Physics -- Large Scale Car-Parrinello Simulation of Fully Hydrated DNA -- Metal-Insulator Transitions and Realistic Modelling of Correlated Electron Systems -- Monte Carlo Studies of Three-Dimensional Bond-Diluted Ferromagnets --
Microwave Ionisation of Non-Hydrogenic Alkali Rydberg States -- Density-Functional Calculation and Inelastic Neutron Scattering of Structural and Dynamical Properties in Fluoride Crystals -- Optical Response of Semiconductor Surfaces
and Molecules Calculated from First Principles -- Phase Fluctuations and the Role of Electron Phonon Coupling in High-TcSuperconductors -- The Cluster-Perturbation-Theory and its Application to Strongly-Correlated Materials --
Object-Oriented C++ Class Library for Many Body Physics on Finite Lattices and a First Application to High-Temperature Superconductivity -- From Fermi Liquid to Non-Fermi Liquid Physics — Influence of Non-Local Fluctuations in
Low-Dimensional Fermion Systems -- One-Dimensional Electron-Phonon Systems: Mott- Versus Peierls-Insulators -- VI Geophysics -- 3-D Seismic Wave Propagation on a Global and Regional Scale: Earthquakes, Fault Zones, Volcanoes -- VII
Fundamental Physics -- Simulation of QCD with Dynamical Quarks -- Quantum Chromodynamics with Chiral Quarks -- Three-Nucleon Force in the4He Scattering System -- Simulations of the Local Universe -- The Free Electron Maser in Pulsar
Magnetospheres -- VIII Computer Science -- Pseudo-Vectorization and RISC Optimization Techniques for the Hitachi SR8000 Architecture -- Automatic Performance Analysis on Hitachi SR8000 -- Adapting PAxML to the Hitachi SR8000-F1
Supercomputer -- Load Balancing for Spatial-Grid-Based Parallel Numeric Simulations on Clusters of SMPs — A Case Study from an Industrial CFD Simulation -- Scientific Progress in the Par-EXPDE-Project -- gridlib — A Parallel,
Object-Oriented Framework for Hierarchical-Hybrid Grid Structures in Technical Simulation and Scientific Visualization
ISBN:9783642555268
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Keywords: Mathematics , Chemoinformatics , Numerical analysis , Computer mathematics , Physics , Complexity, Computational , Mathematics , Computational Mathematics and Numerical Analysis , Mathematical Methods in Physics , Computer Applications in Chemistry , Numeric Computing , Complexity , Numerical and Computational Physics
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Title:Coverings of Discrete Quasiperiodic Sets Theory and Applications to Quasicrystals
Author(s):
Date:2003
Size:1 online resource (273 p.)
Note:10.1007/3-540-45805-0
Contents:Covering of Discrete Quasiperiodic Sets: Concepts and Theory -- Covering Clusters in Icosahedral Quasicrystals -- Generation of Quasiperiodic Order by Maximal Cluster Covering -- Voronoi and Delone Clusters in Dual Quasiperiodic
Tilings -- The Efficiency of Delone Coverings of the Canonical Tilings ? *(a4) and ? *(d6) -- Lines and Planes in 2- and 3-Dimensional Quasicrystals -- Thermally-Induced Tile Rearrangements in Decagonal Quasicrystals — Superlattice
Ordering and Phason Fluctuation -- Tilings and Coverings of Quasicrystal Surfaces
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Series:Springer Tracts in Modern Physics: 180
Keywords: Physics , Group theory , Crystallography , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Crystallography , Group Theory and Generalizations
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Title:Slow Relaxations and nonequilibrium dynamics in condensed matter Les Houches Session LXXVII, 1-26 July, 2002
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Date:2003
Size:1 online resource (769 p.)
Note:10.1007/b80352
Contents:From the Contents: Nonequilibrium Phase Transitions -- Mechanical Aging and Non-Linear Rheology of Concentrated Colloidal Suspensions: Experimental Facts and Simple Models -- Structural Relaxation and Rheology of Soft Condensed Matter
-- Granular Matter: Some Ideas from Statistical Physics -- Supercooled Liquids, the Glass Transition, and Computer Simulations -- Glasses, Replicas and all that -- Dynamics of Glassy Systems -- Equilibrium States and Dynamics of
Equilibration: General Issues and Open Questions -- Experimental Analysis of Aging -- Fluctuation Dissipation Relation in a Non-Stationary System: Experimental Investigation in a Spin Glass -- Non-Equilibrium Dynamics and Aging in the
Electron Glass -- Proteins: Structural, Thermodynamic and Kinetic Aspects -- Self-Organized Criticality in Granular Superconductors -- Hiking Through Glassy Phases: Physics Beyond Aging. Kinetically Constrained Models and Driven
Systems with Slow Dynamics -- Dynamic Transitions in Thermal and Athermal Systems
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Series:Les Houches-École d’Été de Physique Theorique: 77
Keywords: Physics , Physical chemistry , Polymers , Condensed matter , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Biophysics , Biological physics , Physics , Condensed Matter Physics , Physical Chemistry , Polymer Sciences , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Biophysics and Biological Physics
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Title:Granular Gas Dynamics
Author(s):
Date:2003
Size:1 online resource (369 p.)
Note:10.1007/b12449
Contents:Part I: Kinetic Theory -- Asymptotic Solutions of the Nonlinear Boltzmann Equation for Dissipative Systems -- The Homogeneous Cooling State Revisited -- The Inelastic Maxwell Model -- Cooling Granular Gases: The Role of Correlations
in the Velocity Field -- Self-Similar Asymptotics for the Boltzmann Equation With Inelastic Interactions -- Kinetic Integrals in the Kinetic Theory of Dissipative Gases -- Kinetics of Fragmenting Freely Evolving Granular Gases -- Part
II: Granular Hydrodynamics -- Shock Waves in Granular Gases -- Linearized Boltzmann Equation and Hydrodynamics for Granular Gases -- Development of a Density Invesion in Driven Granular Gases -- Kinetic Theory for Inertia Flows of
Dilute Turbulent Gas-Solids Two-Phase Mixtures -- Part III: Driven Gases and Structure Formation -- Driven Granular Gases -- Van der Waals-Like Transition in Fluidized Granular Matter -- Birth and Sudden Death of Granular Cluster --
Vibrated Granular Media as Experimentally Realized Granular Gases
ISBN:9783540398431
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Series:Lecture Notes in Physics: 624
Keywords: Physics , Continuum physics , Amorphous substances , Complex fluids , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Statistical physics , Dynamical systems , Mechanics , Mechanics, Applied , Physics , Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity , Classical Continuum Physics , Soft and Granular Matter, Complex Fluids and Microfluidics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
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Title:Quasicrystals An Introduction to Structure, Physical Properties and Applications
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Date:2002
Size:1 online resource (564 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-05028-6
Contents:1 Prehistory of Quasicrystals -- 2 A Guide to Mathematical Quasicrystals -- 3 Aperiodic Tilings on the Computer -- 4 Quasicrystallography -- 5 Experimental Determination of the Structure of Quasicrystalline Alloys: Experimental
Techniques and Modeling -- 6 Electron Microscopy and Surface Investigations of Quasicrystals -- 7 Structure of Quasicrystals via Pair Potentials -- 8 Quasicrystals as Hierarchical Packing of Overlapping Clusters -- 9 Modeling
Quasicrystal Growth -- 10 Production of Quasicrystalline Alloys and Phase Diagrams -- 11 Undercooling of Quasicrystal-Forming Liquid Alloys -- 12 Phasons, Dislocations, and Cracks -- 13 Defects -- 14 Ion Channeling in Quasicrystals --
15 Mechanical Properties of Quasicrystals -- 16 Electronic Conductivity of Quasicrystals and Approximants -- 17 Electron Densities of States in Quasicrystals and Approximants -- 18 Electronic Transport Properties of Quasicrystalline
Thin Films -- 19 Electron Transport in a Magnetic Field: A Landauer-Formula Approach -- 20 Phonons and Electrons in Quasicrystals -- 21 Computer Simulations of Lattice Dynamics in Quasicrystals -- 22 Experimental Determination of the
Dispersion of Vibrations in Monodomain Quasicrystalline Alloys -- 23 Vibrational Density of States of Stable and Metastable Quasicrystalline Alloys -- 24 Thermodynamics of Quasicrystals -- 25 Magnetic Properties of Quasicrystals and
Approximants -- 26 Bulk and Surface Properties of Quasicrystalline Materials and Their Potential Applications -- A Further Reading: Literature on Quasicrystals
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Keywords: Physics , Physical chemistry , Condensed matter , Crystallography , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Engineering , Materials science , Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Materials Science, general , Physical Chemistry , Crystallography , Condensed Matter Physics , Engineering, general
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Title:Computer Simulation Studies in Condensed-Matter Physics XIV Proceedings of the Fourteenth Workshop, Athens, GA, USA, February 19–24, 2001
Author(s):
Date:2002
Size:1 online resource (276 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-59406-9
Contents:1 Computer Simulation Studies in Condensed Matter Physics: An Introduction -- I Nonequilibrium and Dynamical Behavior -- 2 Nonequilibrium Energy Transport in Multiphase System -- 3 Dynamics of Dislocations in a Two-dimensional System
-- 4 Recent Development in Nonequilibrium Relaxation Method -- 5 Dynamic Phase Diagram for a Periodically Driven Kinetic Ising Ferromagnet: Finite-size Scaling Evidence for the Absence of a Tri-critical Point -- 6 First-Principles
Parameter Estimation for Dynamic Monte Carlo of a Lattice-Gas Model -- II Clusters, Films, and Interfaces -- 7 Gold Microclusters (Aun n = 3–13): A Molecular Dynamics Computer Simulation -- 8 On the Ground State Structure of Adsorbed
Monolayers: Can One Find them by Monte Carlo Simulation? -- 9 Simulation of the Early Stages of Growth on a Patterned Substrate -- 10 Ions and Other Solutes at the Ice/Water Interface -- 11 Molecular Dynamics Simulations of the Droplet
Spreading Process for Metallic Phases: The Low Energy Cluster-Substrate Impacts -- 12 Universal Expression for Blocking Cone Size in Low Energy Ion Scattering Based on MD Simulations -- III Phase Transitions -- 13 Critical Phenomena at
the Surface of Systems Undergoing a Bulk First Order Transition: Are They Understood? -- 14 Analysis of the Density of Partition Function Zeroes: A Measure for Phase Transition Strength -- 15 The Spectrum of Eigenvalues in the
Renormalization Group Theory of Phase Transitions -- IV New Methods and Approaches -- 16 Methods for Computing Density of States for Statistical Mechanical Models -- 17 New Cluster Method for the Ising Model -- 18 Low Temperature
Dynamic Monte Carlo Simulations with a Phonon Heat Bath for Square-Lattice Ising Ferromagnets -- 19 Applications of the Probability-Changing Cluster Algorithm and Related Problems -- 20 Exponential Product Computing-Scheme for
Time-Dependent Interactions Including the Kohn-Sham Hamiltonian -- 21 Visualization and Real-Time Collaboration over Internet-2 -- V Quantum Systems / Electronic Structure -- 22 Chiral Symmetry Versus the Lattice -- 23 The Stochastic
Series Expansion Method for Quantum Lattice Models -- 24 Superconductivity with a Meron-Cluster Algorithm -- 25 Advances in the Investigation of the Minus Sign Problem for the Fermionic Case -- 26 New Variational States for t - J
Ladders -- 27 Ab-initio Study of the Ground-State Phase Diagram of the Icosahedral Ti-Zr-Ni Quasicrystal -- 28 Geometric Theory of Stress Fields for Quantum Systems at Finite Temperature -- VI Polymers and Complex Systems -- 29 Phase
Behavior of Binary Polymer Blends in Thin Films -- 30 Statistics of an Age Structured Population with Two Competing Species: Analytic and Monte Carlo Studies -- 31 Including Hydrodynamic Interactions in Acicular Models of Magnetic
Colloids -- 32 Simulation of the Dynamics of Polymers in Solution via a Hybrid Molecular Dynamics-Lattice Boltzmann Scheme -- 33 Frustrated Spring-Network Model for Crosslinked Polymer Surfaces -- 34 The Wonderful World of Granular
Ratchets -- List of Contributors
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Keywords: Physics , Condensed matter , Physics , Condensed Matter Physics , Theoretical, Mathematical and Computational Physics
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Title:Synergetic Phenomena in Active Lattices Patterns, Waves, Solitons, Chaos
Author(s): Vladimir I Nekorkin
Date:2002
Size:1 online resource (359 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-56053-8
Contents:1. Introduction: Synergetics and Models of Continuous and Discrete Active Media. Steady States and Basic Motions (Waves, Dissipative Solitons, etc.) -- 1.1 Basic Concepts, Phenomena and Context -- 1.2 Continuous Models -- 1.3 Chain
and Lattice Models with Continuous Time -- 1.4 Chain and Lattice Models with Discrete Time -- 2. Solitary Waves, Bound Soliton States and Chaotic Soliton Trains in a Dissipative Boussinesq-Korteweg-de Vries Equation -- 2.1 Introduction
and Motivation -- 2.2 Model Equation -- 2.3 Traveling Waves -- 2.4 Homoclinic Orbits. Phase-Space Analysis -- 2.5 Multiloop Homoclinic Orbits and Soliton-Bound States -- 2.6 Further Numerical Results and Computer Experiments -- 2.7
Salient Features of Dissipative Solitons -- 3. Self-Organization in a Long Josephson Junction -- 3.1 Introduction and Motivation -- 3.2 The Perturbed Sine-Gordon Equation -- 3.3 Bifurcation Diagram of Homoclinic Trajectories -- 3.4
Current-Voltage Characteristics of Long Josephson Junctions 54 -- 3.5 Bifurcation Diagram in the Neighborhood of c = 1 -- 3.6 Existence of Homoclinic Orbits -- 3.7 Salient Features of the Perturbed Sine-Gordon Equation -- 4. Spatial
Structures, Wave Fronts, Periodic Waves, Pulses and Solitary Waves in a One-Dimensional Array of Chua’s Circuits -- 4.1 Introduction and Motivation -- 4.2 Spatio-Temporal Dynamics of an Array of Resistively Coupled Units -- 4.3
Spatio-Temporal Dynamics of Arrays with Inductively Coupled Units -- 4.4 Chaotic Attractors and Waves in a One-Dimensional Array of Modified Chua’s Circuits -- 4.5 Salient Features of Chua’s Circuit in a Lattice -- 5. Patterns, Spatial
Disorder and Waves in a Dynamical Lattice of Bistable Units -- 5.1 Introduction and Motivation -- 5.2 Spatial Disorder in a Linear Chain of Coupled Bistable Units -- 5.3 Clustering and Phase Resetting in a Chain of Bistable
Nonisochronous Oscillators -- 5.4 Clusters in an Assembly of Globally Coupled Bistable Oscillators -- 5.5 Spatial Disorder and Waves in a Circular Chain of Bistable Units -- 5.6 Chaotic and Regular Patterns in Two-Dimensional Lattices
of Coupled Bistable Units -- 5.7 Patterns and Spiral Waves in a Lattice of Excitable Units -- 5.8 Salient Features of Networks of Bistable Units -- 6. Mutual Synchronization, Control and Replication of Patterns and Waves in Coupled
Lattices Composed of Bistable Units -- 6.1 Introduction and Motivation -- 6.2 Layered Lattice System and Mutual Synchronization of Two Lattices -- 6.3 Controlled Patterns and Replication of Form -- 6.4 Salient Features of Replication
Processes via Synchronization of Patterns and Waves with Interacting Bistable Units -- 7. Spatio-Temporal Chaos in Bistable Coupled Map Lattices -- 7.1 Introduction and Motivation -- 7.2 Spectrum of the Linearized Operator -- 7.3
Spatial Chaos in a Discrete Version of the One-Dimensional FitzHugh-Nagumo-Schlögl Equation -- 7.4 Chaotic Traveling Waves in a One-Dimensional Discrete FitzHugh-Nagumo-Schlögl Equation -- 7.5 Two-Dimensional Spatial Chaos -- 7.6
Synchronization in Two-Layer Bistable Coupled Map Lattices -- 7.7 Instability of the Synchronization Manifold -- 7.8 Salient Features of Coupled Map Lattices -- 8. Conclusions and Perspective -- Appendices -- A. Integral Manifolds of
Stationary Points -- D. Instability of Spatially Homogeneous States -- E. Topological Entropy and Lyapunov Exponent -- F. Multipliers of the Fixed Point of the Coupled Map Lattice (7.55) -- G. Gershgorin Theorem -- References
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Title:Optical Properties of Nanostructured Random Media
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Date:2002
Size:1 online resource (454 p.)
Note:10.1007/3-540-44948-5
Contents:Nanocomposite Materials for Nonlinear Optics Based on Local Field Effects -- Response of Composite Media Made of Weakly Nonlinear Constituents -- Third-Order Nonlinear Properties of Au Clusters Containing Dielectric Thin Films --
Linear and Nonlinear Optical Properties of Quasi-Periodic One-Dimensional Structures -- Optical Nonlinearities of Fractal Composites -- Nonlinear Optical Effects and Selective Photomodification of Colloidal Silver Aggregates --
Fractal-Microcavity Composites: Giant Optical Responses -- Theory of Nonlinear Optical Responses in Metal—Dielectric Composites -- Surface-Plasmon-Enhanced Nonlinearities in Percolating 2-D Metal—Dielectric Films: Calculation of the
Localized Giant Field and Their Observation in SNOM -- SERS and the Single Molecule -- Nonlinear Raman Probe of Single Molecules Attached to Colloidal Silver and Gold Clusters -- Electromagnetic Response of Ferromagnetic Cermet:
Superparamagnetic Transition -- Manipulating Light with a Magnetic Field -- Random Lasers with Coherent Feedback -- Localization Phenomena in Elastic Surface Plasmon Polariton Scattering -- Multiple-Scattering Phenomena in the
Second-Harmonic Generation of Light Reflected from and Transmitted Through Randomly Rough Metal Surfaces
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Keywords: Physics , Quantum optics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Nanotechnology , Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Quantum Optics , Nanotechnology
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Title:Interacting Electrons in Nanostructures
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Date:2001
Size:1 online resource (230 p.)
Note:10.1007/3-540-45532-9
Contents:Quantum Dots -- Magnetic-Field-Induced Kondo Effects in Coulomb Blockade Systems -- Quantum Optics in Transport: Dicke Effect and Dark Resonances in Dots and Wires -- Superconductors, Quantum Dots, and Spin Entanglement -- Quantum
Wires -- Correlations in Electronic Properties of Semiconductor Quantum Wires -- Fluctuations and Superconductivity in One Dimension: Quantum Phase Slips -- Molecules -- Molecular Electronics: A Review of Metal-Molecule-Metal Junctions
-- Luttinger Liquid Behavior in Metallic Carbon Nanotubes -- Phase Coherence -- Capacitance, Charge Fluctuations and Dephasing in Coulomb Coupled Conductors -- On the Detection of Quantum Noise and Low-Temperature Dephasing --
Spintronics and Magnetism -- Spintronics: Spin Electronics and Optoelectronics in Semiconductors -- Theory of Ferromagnetism in Diluted Magnetic Semiconductors -- Nanomechanics -- Nano-Electromechanical Systems: Displacement Detection
and the Mechanical Single Electron Shuttle
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Keywords: Materials science , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Optical materials , Electronic materials , Nanotechnology , Materials Science , Optical and Electronic Materials , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Nanotechnology
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Title:Nonlinear Optics of Random Media Fractal Composites and Metal-Dielectric Films
Author(s): Vladimir M Shalaev
Date:2000
Size:1 online resource (159 p.)
Note:10.1007/BFb0109599
Contents:Electromagnetic properties of random composites. A review of basic approaches -- Surface-enhanced nonlinear optical phenomena -- Small-particle fractal aggregates -- Self-affine thin films -- Random metal-dielectric films
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Keywords: Physics , Quantum optics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Quantum Optics
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Title:Characterization Techniques of Glasses and Ceramics
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Date:1999
Size:1 online resource (241 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-03871-0
Contents:1. Rare Earth Elements: Applications and Determination -- 2. Scanning Tunneling Microscopy: Applications to the Study of Ordered and Disordered Conducting Solid Surfaces -- 3. Basis and Applications of Convergent Beam Electron
Diffraction (CBED) for the Investigation of Phases in Ceramics and Glass-Ceramics -- 4. Basis and Applications of High Resolution Electron Microscopy (HREM) for the Characterization of Ceramics and Glass-Ceramics -- 5. Applications of
Differential Scanning Calorimetry for the Study of Transformation Processes in Quenched Alloys -- 6. Use of Thermal Analysis in Zeolite Research and Application -- 7. Viscous Flow of Glass Forming Liquids: Experimental Techniques for
the High Viscosity Range -- 8. Diffusion Structural Analysis in the Characterization of Inorganic Materials -- 9. Texture Determination by Using X ray Diffraction -- 10. Recent Advances in X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) Analysis -- 11.
Mössbauer Spectroscopy Applied to Inorganic Materials -- 12. Neutron Diffraction in Amorphous Structures
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Keywords: Physics , Solid state physics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Physical measurements , Measurement , Spectroscopy , Microscopy , Optical materials , Electronic materials , Materials science , Physics , Measurement Science and Instrumentation , Solid State Physics , Spectroscopy and Microscopy , Optical and Electronic Materials , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Characterization and Evaluation of Materials
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Title:Physical Properties of Quasicrystals
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Date:1999
Size:1 online resource (443 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-58434-3
Contents:1. Introduction -- References -- 2. Metallurgy of Quasicrystals -- 2.1 Introduction -- 2.2 Preparation of Quasicrystals -- 2.3 Structural Classification from Diffraction Patterns -- 2.4 Quasicrystalline Alloy Systems and the Formation
of Quasicrystals -- 2.5 Phase Transformation from Amorphous to Icosahedral Phase -- 2.6 Phase Diagrams -- 2.7 Growth of Quasicrystals -- 2.8 Summary -- References -- 3. Crystallography of Quasicrystals -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2
N-Dimensional Description of Quasicrystals -- 3.3 One-Dimensional Quasicrystals -- 3.4 Decagonal Quasicrystals -- 3.5 Icosahedral Quasicrystals -- References -- 4. Experimental Determination of the Structure of Quasicrystals -- 4.1
Introduction -- 4.2 X-ray and Neutron Diffraction -- 4.3 Structure of the Al-Pd-Mn Icosahedral Phase -- 4.4 Structure of the Al-Ni-Co Decagonal Quasicrystal -- 4.5 Conclusions -- References -- 5. Electronic Transport Properties of
Quasicrystals — Experimental Results -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 Experimental Results -- 5.3 Towards Understanding Transport Properties -- 5.4 Concluding Remarks -- References -- 6. Theory of Electronic Structure in Quasicrystals -- 6.1
Introduction -- 6.2 Electronic Structure in One-and Two-Dimensional Quasilattices -- 6.3 Electronic Structure in Quasicrystals -- 6.4 Transport Properties in Quasicrystals -- 6.5 Summary -- References -- 7. Elementary Excitations and
Physical Properties -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.2 Quasiperiodicity, Symmetry, and Elementary Excitations -- 7.3 Modelling Quasicrystalline Structures and Approximant Phases -- 7.4 Numerical Characterization of Elementary Excitations --
7.5 Phonons in Quasicrystals -- 7.6 Electrons in Quasicrystals -- 7.7 Final Remarks -- References -- 8. Spectroscopic Studies of the Electronic Structure -- 8.1 Introduction -- 8.2 Theoretical Predictions -- 8.3 Experimental Results --
8.4 Uniqueness of the Electronic Structure of Quasicrystals -- 8.5 Quasiperiodicity and Unusual Physical Properties -- 8.6 Conclusions and Outlook -- References -- 9. Magnetic Properties of Quasicrystals -- 9.1 Introduction -- 9.2
Al-Based Quasicrystals -- 9.3 Mg-RE-Zn Quasicrystals -- 9.4 Summary -- References -- 10. Surface Science of Quasicrystals -- 10.1 Introduction -- 10.2 Oxidized Surfaces -- 10.3 Surface Energies -- 10.4 Clean Surfaces -- 10.5 Friction
-- 10.6 Concluding Remarks -- References -- 11. Mechanical Properties of Quasicrystals -- 11.1 Introduction -- 11.2 Low-Temperature Mechanical Properties -- 11.3 Dislocations in Quasicrystals -- 11.4 High-Temperature Plastic
Deformation -- 11.5 Discussion -- 11.6 Concluding Remarks -- References -- 12. Toward Industrial Applications -- 12.1 Introduction -- 12.2 The Relevant Properties of Quasicrystals -- 12.3 Possible Applications -- 12.4 Conclusion --
References
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Keywords: Physics , Condensed matter , Crystallography , Superconductivity , Superconductors , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Materials , Thin films , Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Crystallography , Condensed Matter Physics , Strongly Correlated Systems, Superconductivity , Surfaces and Interfaces, Thin Films
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Title:Disordered Alloys Diffuse Scattering and Monte Carlo Simulations
Author(s): Werner Schweika
Date:1998
Size:1 online resource (123 p.)
Note:10.1007/BFb0110656
Contents:Diffuse scattering of alloys -- Monte Carlo simulations of alloys -- Applications -- Summary and conclusions
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Keywords: Physics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Metals , Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Metallic Materials
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Title:Mathematical Aspects of Spin Glasses and Neural Networks
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Date:1998
Size:1 online resource (382 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-1-4612-4102-7
Contents:1: Statics -- 1.1 Mean Field Models -- Hopfield Models as Generalized Random Mean Field Models -- The Martingale Method for Mean-Field Disordered Systems at High Temperature -- On the Central Limit Theorem for the Overlap in the
Hopfield Model -- Limiting Behavior of Random Gibbs Measures: Metastates in Some Disordered Mean Field Models -- On the Storage Capacity of the Hopfield Model -- 1.2 Lattice Models -- Typical Profiles of the Kac-Hopfield Model --
Thermodynamic Chaos and the Structure of Short-Range Spin Glasses -- Random Spin Systems with Long-Range Interactions -- 2: Dynamics -- Langevin Dynamics for Sherrington-Kirkpatrick Spin Glasses -- Sherrington-Kirkpatrick Spin-Glass
Dynamics Part II: The Discrete Setting
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Keywords: Mathematics , Applied mathematics , Engineering mathematics , Combinatorics , Physics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Statistical physics , Dynamical systems , Mathematics , Applications of Mathematics , Combinatorics , Mathematical Methods in Physics , Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems
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Title:Synergetics of Measurement, Prediction and Control
Author(s): Igor Grabec
Date:1997
Size:1 online resource (458 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-60336-5
Contents:1. Introduction -- 1.1 Goal -- 1.2 Relation to Other Scientific Fields -- 1.3 Plan of the Monograph -- 2. A Quantitative Description of Nature -- 2.1 Synergetics of Natural Phenomena -- 2.2 A Description of Nature -- 2.3 Fundamentals
of Quantitative Description -- 2.4 Fundamentals of Physical Laws -- 2.5 The Random Character of Physical Variables -- 2.6 Expression of Natural Laws by Differential Equations -- 2.7 Methods of Empirical Modeling -- 2.8 Introduction to
Modeling by Neural Networks -- 3. Transducers -- 3.1 The Role of Sensors and Actuators -- 3.2 Sensors and Actuators of Biological Systems -- 3.3 Operational Characteristics of Transducers -- 3.4 Fabricated Transducers -- 3.5
Transducers in Intelligent Measurement Systems -- 3.6 Future Directions in Transducer Evolution -- 4. Probability Densities -- 4.1 Estimation of Probability Density -- 5. Information -- 5.1 Some Basic Ideas -- 5.2 Entropy of
Information -- 5.3 Properties of Information Entropy -- 5.4 Relative Information -- 5.5 Information Measure of Distance Between Distributions -- 6. Maximum Entropy Principles -- 6.1 Gibbs Maximum Entropy Principle -- 6.2 The Absolute
Maximum Entropy Principle -- 6.3 Quantization of Continuous Probability Distributions -- 7. Adaptive Modeling of Natural Laws -- 7.1 Probabilistic Modeler of Natural Laws -- 7.2 Optimization of Adaptive Modeler Performance -- 7.3
Stochastic Approach to Adaptation Laws -- 7.4 Stochastic Adaptation of a Vector Quantizer -- 7.5 Perturbation Method of Adaptation -- 7.6 Evolution of an Optimal Modeler and Perturbation Method -- 7.7 Parametric Versus Non-Parametric
Modeling -- 8. Self-Organization and Formal Neurons -- 8.1 Optimal Storage of Empirical Information in Discrete Systems -- 8.2 Adaptive Vector Quantization and Topological Mappings -- 8.3 Self-Organization Based on the Absolute
Maximum-Entropy Principle -- 8.4 Derivation of a Generalized Self-Organization Rule -- 8.5 Numerical Examples of Self-Organized Adaptation -- 8.6 Formal Neurons and the Self-Organization Process -- 9. Modeling by Non-Parametric
Regression -- 9.1 The Problem of an Optimal Prediction -- 9.2 Parzen’s Window Approach to General Regression -- 9.3 General Regression Modeler, Feedback and Recognition -- 9.4 Application of the General Regression Modeler -- 10. Linear
Modeling and Invariances -- 10.1 Relation Between Parametric Modeling and Invariances -- 10.2 Generalized Linear Regression Model -- 10.3 Sequential Adaptation of Linear Regression Model -- 10.4 Transition from the Cross- to
Auto-Associator -- 11. Modeling and Forecasting of Chaotic Processes -- 11.1 Modeling of Chaotic Processes -- 11.2 Examples of Chaotic Process Forecasting -- 11.3 Forecasting of Chaotic Acoustic Emission Signals -- 11.4 Empirical
Modeling of Non-Autonomous Chaotic Systems -- 11.5 Cascade Modeling of Chaos Generators -- 12. Modeling by Neural Networks -- 12.1 From Biological to Artificial Neural Networks -- 12.2 A Linear Associator -- 12.3 Multi-layer
Perceptrons and Back-Propagation Learning -- 12.4 Radial Basis Function Neural Networks -- 12.5 Equivalence of a Radial Basis Function NN and Perceptrons -- 13. Fundamentals of Intelligent Control -- 13.1 Introduction -- 13.2 Basic
Tasks of Intelligent Control -- 13.3 The Tracking Problem -- 13.4 Cloning -- 13.5 An Empirical Approach to Optimal Control -- 14. Self-Control and Biological Evolution -- 14.1 Modeling of Natural Phenomena by Biological Systems -- 14.2
Joint Modeling of Organism and Environment -- 14.3 An Operational Description of Consciousness -- 14.4 The Fundamental Problem of Evolution -- A. Fundamentals of Probability and Statistics -- A.1 Sample Points, Sample Space, Events and
Relations -- A.2 Probability -- A.3 Random Variables and Probability Distributions -- A.4 Averages and Moments -- A.5 Random Processes -- A.6 Sampling, Estimation and Statistics -- B. Fundamentals of Deterministic Chaos -- B.1
Instability of Chaotic Systems -- B.2 Characterization of Strange Attractors -- B.3 Experimental Characterization of Chaotic Phenomena -- References
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Keywords: Physics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Biophysics , Biological physics , Physical measurements , Measurement , Statistical physics , Dynamical systems , Physics , Mathematical Methods in Physics , Numerical and Computational Physics , Measurement Science and Instrumentation , Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity , Biophysics and Biological Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems
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Title:Strongly Correlated Magnetic and Superconducting Systems Proceedings of the El Escorial Summer School Held in Madrid, Spain, 15–19 July 1996
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Date:1997
Size:1 online resource (328 p.)
Note:10.1007/BFb0104631
Contents:An introduction to the Hubbard model -- A quantum critical trio: Solvable models of finite temperature crossovers near quantum phase transitions -- Notes on the density matrix renormalization group Applications to ladder systems -- An
introduction to quantum monte carlo methods -- Coupled Luttinger liquids -- On the application of the Non-linear sigma model to spin chains and spin ladders -- Density matrix and renormalization for classical lattice models --
Real-space renormalization group methods applied to quantum lattice hamiltonians -- A critical view of the real-space renormalization group method applied to the hubbard model -- Quantum dissipative systems -- Impurity effects in
quantum wires -- Skyrmions in the quantum hall effect -- Photoemission bands in systems of strongly correlated electrons -- Van hove scenario of high-T c superconductivity
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Keywords: Physics , Superconductivity , Superconductors , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Magnetism , Magnetic materials , Physics , Magnetism, Magnetic Materials , Mathematical Methods in Physics , Numerical and Computational Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Strongly Correlated Systems, Superconductivity
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Title:Advances in Doublet Mechanics
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Date:1997
Size:1 online resource (216 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-540-49636-6
Contents:to Doublet Mechanics -- Doublet Thermomechanics -- Multi-component Constitutive Equations -- Comparison with Other Theories -- Multi-scale, Plane Waves -- Reflection of Plane Waves -- Surface Waves — Difference Equations -- Isotropic
Plane Elastostatics -- Multi-scale Solutions -- A New Direction: Nanotubes
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Series:Lecture Notes in Physics Monographs: 45
Keywords: Physics , Geophysics , Mechanics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Biophysics , Biological physics , Materials science , Physics , Mechanics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Biophysics and Biological Physics , Characterization and Evaluation of Materials , Geophysics/Geodesy
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Title:Glassy Metals III Amorphization Techniques, Catalysis, Electronic and Ionic Structure
Author(s): Hans Beck
Date:1994
Size:1 online resource (263 p.)
Note:10.1007/BFb0109239
Contents:Amorphization in metallic systems -- Mechanically alloyed glassy metals -- Glassy metals in catalysis -- Interrelations between electronic and ionic structure in metallic glasses -- The polycluster concept of amorphous solids
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Keywords: Physics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Metals , Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Metallic Materials
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Title:Phonon Scattering in Condensed Matter VII Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, August 3–7, 1992
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Date:1993
Size:1 online resource (534 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-84888-9
Contents:I Heat Transport in Dielectric Crystals -- II Ballistic Propagation and Imaging -- III Phonon Spectroscopy -- IV Electron—Phonon Interaction -- V High-Temperature Superconductors -- VI Disordered Systems -- VII Two-Dimensional
Electron Systems -- VIII Thermal Boundary Resistance -- IX Films, Surfaces, and Interfaces -- X Particle Detectors -- XI Lattice Dynamics -- Index of Contributors
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Keywords: Physics , Physical chemistry , Thermodynamics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Materials , Thin films , Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Surfaces and Interfaces, Thin Films , Physical Chemistry , Thermodynamics
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Title:Introduction to Conformal Invariance and Its Applications to Critical Phenomena
Author(s): P Christe
Date:1993
Size:1 online resource (260 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-540-47575-0
Contents:Critical Phenomena: a Reminder -- Conformal Invariance and the Stress-Energy Tensor -- Finite Size Scaling -- Representation Theory of the Virasoro Algebra -- Operator Algebra and Correlation Functions -- The Ising Model Correlation
Functions -- Coulomb Gas Realization -- The Hamiltonian Limit and Universality -- Numerical Techniques -- Conformal Invariance in the Ising Quantum Chain -- Modular Invariance -- Further Developments and Applications -- Conformal
Perturbation Theory -- The Vicinity of the Critical Point -- Surface Critical Phenomena -- Outlook: Beyond the Conformal Group
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Keywords: Physics , Thermodynamics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Statistical physics , Dynamical systems , Physics , Thermodynamics , Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity , Mathematical Methods in Physics , Numerical and Computational Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems
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Title:The Structure and Conformation of Amphiphilic Membranes Proceedings of the International Workshop on Amphiphilic Membranes, Jülich, Germany, September 16–18, 1991
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Date:1992
Size:1 online resource (298 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-84763-9
Contents:The Structure and Conformation of Amphiphilic Membranes: Overview -- I Molecular Structure of Membranes -- Monolayers of Amphiphilic Molecules -- The Determination of the Structure of a Mixed Surfactant Monolayer by Specular Neutron
Reflection -- Does the Scanning Force Microsope Resolve Individual Lipid Molecules? -- Domain Formation in a Lipid Monolayer -- Structure and Dynamics of Planar and Spherical Supported Phospholipid Bilayers -- Translational Diffusion
and Fluid Phase Connectivity in Multi-Component, Multi-Phase Lipid Bilayer Membranes -- Estimation of Gel and Fluid Domain Sizes in Two-Component Lipid Bilayers -- Phosphatidyl-Glycerol in Mixtures with Positively Charged Amphiphiles:
A 2H- and 31P-NMR Study of the Phase Behaviour and Headgroup Structure -- Diffusion Controlled Reactions in Two-Dimensional Space. The Pyrene Excimer Example -- Ripple Phase in Mixed Model Membrane -- Microscopic Theory for the Ripple
Phase -- The Influence of Local Anaesthetics on the Temperature and Pressure Dependent Phase Behaviour of Model Biomembranes -- Bilayer Elasticity and Its Effects on Channel-Forming Peptides -- Interaction of Charged and Uncharged
Calcium Channel Antagonists with Phospholipid Membranes. Binding Equilibrium, Binding Enthalpy, and Membrane Location -- Melittin-Induced Reversible Micelle? Bilayer Transition -- Theory of Hydration Forces -- Force Equilibria Between
Charged Surfaces with Confined Polyelectrolyte Chains -- II Conformation of Membranes -- Budding Transition for Bilayer Fluid Vesicles with Area-Difference Elasticity -- Some Remarks on the Shape of Toroidal Vesicles -- The Effect of
Membrane Elasticity on Shapes of Nearly Spherical Phospholipid Vesicles -- Electron Microscopy of Biological Model Membranes -- Erythrocytes Membranes: Tethered Shells with Fluid-Like Deformation Regime -- The Isolated Human Red Blood
Cell Skeleton: An Example of a Flexible Tethered Membrane -- Dynamics of Flat Membranes and Flickering in Red Blood Cells -- A New Cell Model — Actin Networks Encaged by Giant Vesicles -- Numerical Simulations of Vesicular and Red
Blood Cell Shapes in Three Dimensions -- Dynamic Coupling and Nonlocal Curvature Elasticity in Bilayer Membranes -- Phospholipid Membrane Local and Non-Local Bending Moduli Determined by Tether Formation from Aspirated Vesicles --
Vesicle-Substrate Interaction Studied by Reflection Interference Contrast Microscopy -- Surface Induced Fusion of Vesicles into Planar Bilayers -- The Shape of an Adhered Membrane Cylinder -- Deformation of Giant Lipid Vesicles in an
Electric Field -- The Effect of the Electric Field on the Shapes of Phospholipid Vesicles -- AC Field Controlled Formation of Giant Fluctuating Vesicles and Bending Elasticity Measurements -- III Membranes in Complex Fluids -- Micelles
and Vesicles of Gangliosides -- Self-Assembly of Bipolar Lipids -- Determination of Size and Structure of Lipid IVA Vesiclesin by Quasi-Elastic Light Scattering and Small-Angle X-Ray Scattering -- Multicomponent Vesicular Aggregates
(MCVA): Spontaneous Vesiculation of Perfluorinated Single-Chain Surfactant Mixtures -- Formation of Colloid and Liquid Crystal Phases of Magnesium Dodecylbenzenesulfonate: Interpretation by Fractals -- Ginzburg-Landau Theory of Bulk
and Interfacial Properties of Amphiphilic Systems -- Shape and Size Fluctuation of Microemulsion Droplets -- Microemulsions in Technical Processes -- The Effect of Additives on Surfactant Sheets in Microemulsions -- Membrane Curvature
and Structural Transitions for Charged/Uncharged Phospholipid Mixtures -- Epitaxial Relationships Between Adjacent Phases in Hydrated Monoolein -- Films of Amphiphiles and Minimal Surfaces -- Phase Transitions in Cubic Amphiphilic
Crystals -- Elasticity and Excitations of Minimal Crystals -- Inverse Micellar Cubic Phases of Lipids -- Swollen Lyotropic Cubic Phases in Fully Hydrated Mixtures of Monoolein, Dioleoylphosphatidylcholine, and
Dioleoylphosphatidylethanolamine -- Surfactant Phases with Bilayer Structures and Their Rheological Properties -- Sponge Phases -- Structural Inversion Processes in Three-Component Ionic Microemulsion Siudied by Small Angle Neutron
Scattering -- The L3 Phase Microstructure in the AOT-Brine System has a Low Average Coordination Number -- Hydrodynamic Modes of a Viscoelastic Membrane or Interface -- The Undulation Mode of Freely Suspended Liquid Films -- Index of
Contributors
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Keywords: Materials science , Physical chemistry , Biophysics , Biological physics , Materials , Thin films , Materials Science , Surfaces and Interfaces, Thin Films , Physical Chemistry , Biophysics and Biological Physics
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Title:Graphite Intercalation Compounds II Transport and Electronic Properties
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Date:1992
Size:1 online resource (433 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-84479-9
Contents:1. Introduction -- References -- 2. Electronic Band Structure of Graphite Intercalation Compounds -- 2.1 Methods for Band Structure Calculations -- 2.2 Graphite -- 2.3 Electronic Band Structures of Low-Stage Graphite Intercalation
Compounds -- 2.4 Electronic Band Structure of High-Stage Graphite Intercalation Compounds -- 2.5 Summary and Conclusions -- References -- 3. Electron Spectroscopy of Graphite Intercalation Compounds -- 3.1 Essential Concepts -- 3.2 The
Situation in the Literature -- 3.3 Principal Results for the Electronic Structure -- 3.4 Photoemission from Acceptor GICs -- 3.5 Summary and Conclusions -- References -- 4. Effects of Charge Transfer on the Optical Properties of
Graphite Intercalation Compounds -- 4.1 Experimental Considerations -- 4.2 Deducing Charge Transfer from Optical Studies -- 4.3 Experimental Results and Discussion -- 4.4 Summary and Conclusion -- References -- 5. Superconductivity of
Graphite Intercalation Compounds -- 5.1 Superconductivity of C8M (M= K, Rb, Cs) -- 5.2 Superconductivity of Binary Intercalants -- 5.3 Theoretical Aspects of the Origin of Superconductivity in GICs -- References -- 6. Transport
Properties of Metal Chloride Acceptor Graphite Intercalation Compounds -- 6.1 The In-Plane Electrical Resistivity -- 6.2 The In-Plane Thermal Conductivity -- 6.3 The In-Plane Thermoelectric Power -- 6.4 c Axis Transport and Anisotropy
-- 6.5 Transport in Magnetic GICs -- 6.6 Concluding Remarks -- References -- 7. Magnetic Intercalation Compounds of Graphite -- 7.1 Background -- 7.2 Origin of Magnetic Interactions -- 7.3 Experimental Techniques for Studying GICs --
7.4 Overview of Magnetic GICs -- 7.5 Summary -- References -- 8. Intercalation of Graphite Fibers -- 8.1 Precursor Graphite Fibers -- 8.2 Intercalation -- 8.3 Structure and Staging -- 8.4 Raman Characterization -- 8.5 Transport
Properties -- 8.6 Mechanical Properties -- 8.7 Thermal Expansion -- 8.8 Applications of Intercalated Carbon Fibers -- 8.9. Summary and Conclusions -- References
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Title:Structural Phase Transitions II
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Date:1991
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Note:10.1007/978-3-662-10113-1
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Keywords: Physics , Thermodynamics , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Statistical physics , Dynamical systems , Physics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems , Thermodynamics , Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity
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Title:Electronic Conduction in Oxides
Author(s): Nobuo Tsuda
Date:1991
Size:1 online resource (325 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-02668-7
Contents:1. Introduction -- 2. Introduction to Electronic States in Oxides and an Overview of Transport Properties -- 3. Theories for Many-Body Problems in Strongly Coupled Electron-Phonon Systems -- 4. Representative Conducting Oxides --
References
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Title:Surface Phonons
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Date:1991
Size:1 online resource (301 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-75785-3
Contents:1. Introduction -- 2. Surface Acoustic Waves -- 2.1 Surface Acoustic Waves on Various Media -- 2.2 Generation and Detection of Surface Acoustic Waves -- 2.3 Some Applications of Surface Acoustic Waves -- References -- 3. The Green’s
Function Method in the Surface Lattice Dynamics of Ionic Crystals -- 3.1 Outline of the Time-Independent Green’s Function Method -- 3.2 The Green’s Function Method in Surface Dynamics -- 3.3 The Intrinsic Perturbation for a
Semi-Infinite Lattice -- 3.4 The Electronic Contribution to Surface Dynamics in the Framework of Shell Models -- 3.5 Surface Phonon Polaritons -- 3.6 Surface Vibrations in Alkali Halides -- 3.7 Further Developments: The Study of
Surface Phonon Anomalies -- References -- 4. Study of Surface Phonons by the Slab Method -- 4.1 Formalism -- 4.2 Computational Considerations -- 4.3 Interaction Models -- 4.4 Results -- 4.5 Derived Physical Quantities -- 4.6 Concluding
Remarks -- References -- 5. Experimental Determination of Surface Phonons by Helium Atom and Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy -- 5.1 Theoretical Background -- 5.2 Kinematics -- 5.3 Helium Scattering -- 5.4 Electron Scattering -- 5.5
Intensities -- 5.6 Discussion of Experimental Results and Summary -- References -- 6. Theory of Helium Scattering from Surface Phonons -- 6.1 Kinematics -- 6.2 Dynamical Theory: General Considerations -- 6.3 One-Phonon Exchange
Processes -- 6.4 The Inelastic Atom-Surface Interaction -- References -- 7. The Study of Surface Phonons by Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy: Theoretical and Experimental Considerations -- 7.1 A Brief Review -- 7.2 The Surface Phonon
Excitation Mechanism in the Impact Regime -- 7.3 The Green’s Function Approach to Spectral Density Calculations -- 7.4 Calculations of the Cross Section for Surface Phonon Excitation -- 7.5 Concluding Remarks -- References -- 8.
Vibrational Properties of Clean Surfaces: Survey of Recent Theoretical and Experimental Results -- 8.1 Ionic Crystals -- 8.2 Metals -- 8.3 Miscellaneous -- References
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Title:Inelastic Scattering of X-Rays with Very High Energy Resolution
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Date:1991
Size:1 online resource (114 p.)
Note:10.1007/BFb0045861
Contents:Basic considerations -- X-ray sources -- The INELAX instrument -- Other approaches to inelastic X-ray scattering -- Applications of inelastic X-ray scattering -- The future of the technique -- Final remarks
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Keywords: Physics , Fluids , Atoms , Phase transitions (Statistical physics) , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Physics , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices , Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Plasma Physics , Fluid- and Aerodynamics , Phase Transitions and Multiphase Systems
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Title:Numerical Methods for Free Boundary Problems Proceedings of a Conference held at the Department of Mathematics, University of Jyväskylä, Finland, July 23–27, 1990
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Date:1991
Size:1 online resource (439 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-0348-5715-4
Contents:Invited lectures -- A mathematical model and an existence theory for non-isothermal phase separation -- The approximate solvability of the inverse one phase Stefan problem -- Stability of Thermocapillary Convection in Float-Zone
Crystal Growth -- Numerical solution of coupled Navier-Stokes and Stefan equations -- Contributed papers -- On approximation of the inverse one—phase Stefan problem -- Front-Tracking and Variational Methods to Approximate Interfaces
with Prescribed Mean Curvature -- Mixed elements and a two-phase free-boundary problem in magnetostatics -- Numerical solutions of two phase continuous casting problem -- Numerical analysis of capillary free boundaries governed by the
Navier-Stokes equations -- Optimal design for transonic flows -- Penalties and Mixed Finite Element Analysis for Variational Inequalities -- The nonuniqueness in a model for phase transitions in binary alloys -- On the behaviour of
mushy region in a Stefan problem -- Optimal control of hemivariational inequalities. Approximation results -- A thermodynamical model of ferromagnetism and its numerical simulation -- Computational stability of an initially radial
solution of a growth/dissolution problem in a nonradial implementation -- Shape Optimization for Multi-Phase Stefan Problems -- Semi-analytical investigation of unsteady free-boundary flows -- On the convergence of solutions in
problems of optimal control of variational inequality of the fourth-order -- A fixed-grid finite element method for solidification -- Domain decomposition method to realize implicit mesh schemes for some singular parabolic equations --
A mathematical model of a two-phase region in thawing soil -- An axisymmetric analysis of thermal effects during cementation of femoral prostheses -- Front Tracking of Free Boundaries with Curvature Terms -- Mixed variational approach
for shape optimization in contact problem with prescribed friction -- Nonsmooth Penalty Techniques in Control of the Continuous Casting Process -- Optimal control for state constrained two-phase Stefan problems -- On a free boundary
problem of earth dams with separated-variable filtration coefficients -- Design and Efficient Implementation of an Adaptive FEM for Parabolic FBPs -- A Domain Decomposition Technique Applied to a Free Surface Seepage Problem --
Numerical investigation of soliton generation by a moving region of surface pressure -- Eigenfrequencies of a viscous, incompressible fluid with a capillary free boundary -- The Stefan problem for a hyperbolic heat equation --
Numerical method for free-surface hydrodynamical problems -- FDM approximation of variational inequalities with an application to injection moulding -- A linear approach for the nonlinear distributed parameter identification problem --
Long wave approximation for vortex free boundary flows -- Numerical solution of free boundary problem in optimal control of nonlinear systems -- Control problem of nonlinear dynamical systems with phase constraints
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Title:Graphite Intercalation Compounds I Structure and Dynamics
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Date:1990
Size:1 online resource (356 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-75270-4
Contents:1. Introduction -- References -- 2. Structural Properties and Phase Transitions -- 2.1 Effects of Intercalation on the Graphite Host -- 2.2 Intercalate Structures: General Features -- 2.3 The Two-Dimensional Liquid State -- 2.4 Phase
Transitions and Ordered States -- 2.5 Conclusions -- References -- 3. Staging and Kinetics -- 3.1 The Energetics of Staging -- 3.2 Classical Staging Models and Their Implications -- 3.3 Experimental Staging Phase Diagrams -- 3.4 Stage
Disorder -- 3.6 The Kinetics of Stage Transformations -- References -- 4. Lattice Dynamics I: Neutron Studies -- 4.1 Lattice Dynamics and Inelastic Neutron Scattering -- 4.2 [00q]L Phonon Dispersion -- 4.3 [q00]T? Phonon Dispersion --
4.4 Phonon Density of States of Intercalate Modes -- 4.5 Thermal Properties -- 4.6 Conclusion -- References -- 5. Lattice Dynamics II: Optical Studies -- 5.1 Theoretical Considerations -- 5.2 Experimental Techniques -- 5.3 Pristine
Graphite -- 5.4 Binary Graphite Intercalation Compounds -- 5.5 Ternary Graphite Intercalation Compounds -- 5.6 Applications of Optical Phonon Spectroscopy -- 5.7 Concluding Remarks -- References -- 6. Intercalate Diffusion -- 6.1
Quasi-Elastic Neutron Scattering -- 6.2 Alkali-GICs -- 6.3 Molecular Intercalates and Ternary Compounds -- 6.4 Conclusions -- References -- 7. Microscopic Properties of Graphite Intercalation Compounds -- 7.1 Layer Structure and
Staging -- 7.2 In-Plane Structure -- 7.3 Summary and Concluding Remarks -- References -- 8. New Graphite-Donor Compounds and Synthesis -- 8.1 Preliminary Remarks Concerning the Donor-Graphite Intercalation Compounds -- 8.2 New Binary
Phases Obtained at High Pressure and/or High Temperature -- 8.3 The New Ternary Compounds with Multiple Single Layers -- 8.4 The New Ternary Compounds with Multiple-Layer Intercalated Sheets -- 8.5 Conclusion and Vistas -- References
-- 9. Ternary Systems -- 9.1 Ternary Compounds Containing Only Alkali Metals or Halogens -- 9.2 Ternary Compounds of Metals with a Nitrogen-Containing Base -- 9.3 The Metal-Organic-Molecule-Graphite Intercalation Compounds -- 9.4
Ternary Acceptor Intercalation Compounds -- 9.5 Multi-Intercalation Compounds -- 9.6 Ternary Systems Involving Fluorinated Graphite -- References
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Title:Theory of Nonlinear Lattices
Author(s): Morikazu Toda
Date:1989
Edition:Second Enlarged Edition
Size:1 online resource (225 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-83219-2
Contents:1. Introduction -- 1.1 The Fermi-Pasta-Ulam Problem -- 1.2 Hénon-Heiles Calculation -- 1.3 Discovery of Solitons -- 1.4 Dual Systems -- 2. The Lattice with Exponential Interaction -- 2.1 Finding of an Integrable Lattice -- 2.2 The
Lattice with Exponential Interaction -- 2.3 Periodic Solutions -- 2.4 Solitary Waves -- 2.5 Two-Soliton Solutions -- 2.6 Hard-Sphere Limit -- 2.7 Continuum Approximation and Recurrence Time -- 2.8 Applications and Extensions -- 2.9
Poincaré Mapping -- 2.10 Conserved Quantities -- 3. The Spectrum and Construction of Solutions -- 3.1 Matrix Formalism -- 3.2 Infinite Lattice -- 3.3 Scattering and Bound States -- 3.4 The Gel’fand-Levitan Equation -- 3.5 The Initial
Value Problem -- 3.6 Soliton Solutions -- 3.7 The Relationship Between the Conserved Quantities and the Transmission Coefficient -- 3.8 Extensions of the Equations of Motion and the Kac-Moerbeke System -- 3.9 The Bäcklund
Transformation -- 3.10 A Finite Lattice -- 3.11 Continuum Approximation -- 4. Periodic Systems -- 4.1 Discrete Hill’s Equation -- 4.2 Auxiliary Spectrum -- 4.3 Relation Between ?j (k) and ?j (0) -- 4.4 Related Integrals on the Riemann
Surface -- 4.5 Solution to the Inverse Problem -- 4.6 Time Evolution -- 4.7 A Simple Example (A Cnoidal Wave) -- 4.8 Periodic System of Three-Particles -- 5. Application of the Hamilton-Jacobi Theory -- 5.1 Canonically Conjugate
Variables -- 5.2 Action Variables -- 6. Recent Advances in the Theory of Nonlinear Lattices -- 6.1 The KdV Equation as a Limit of the TL Equation -- 6.2 Interacting Soliton Equations -- 6.3 Integrability -- 6.4 Generalization of the TL
Equation -- 6.5 Two-Dimensional TL -- 6.6 Bethe Ansatz -- 6.7 The Thermodynamic Limit -- 6.8 Hierarchy of Nonlinear Equations -- 6.9 Some Numerical Results -- Appendices -- Simplified Answers to Main Problems -- References -- List of
Authors Cited in Text
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Title:The Atom-Atom Potential Method Applications to Organic Molecular Solids
Author(s): Alexander J Pertsin
Date:1987
Size:1 online resource (400 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-82712-9
Contents:1. Introduction -- 2. Non-Empirical Calculations of Intermolecular Forces Between Organic Molecules -- 2.1 The Supermolecule Method -- 2.2 Perturbation Methods and Simplified Equations for the Interaction Energy -- 3. The Atom-Atom
Potential Method -- 3.1 General Remarks -- 3.2 Formulation of the Atom-Atom Method -- 3.3 Determination of Atom-Atom Potentials from Crystal Data -- 3.4 The Use of Molecular Data in Deriving the Parameters of Potentials -- 3.5 Ab
Initio Atom-Atom Potentials -- 3.6 Semiempirical Atom-Atom Potentials -- 4. Lattice Statics -- 4.1 The Lattice at Equilibrium -- 4.2 Determination of Equilibrium Crystal Configurations Using a Symmetry-Constrained Model -- 4.3 The Use
of Atom-Atom Potentials in Predicting Stable Crystal Configurations -- 4.4 The Influence of Crystal Forces on the Molecular Conformation -- 4.5 The Atom-Atom Potential Method as an Aid in Determining Crystal Structures -- 4.6 Polymeric
Crystals -- 5. Lattice Dynamics -- 5.1 General Theory -- 5.2 The Taddei-Califano Formalism and the Rigid-Molecule Approximation -- 5.3 Calculation of Force Constants Using the Atom-Atom Potential Method -- 5.4 Symmetry Properties of
Force Constants -- 5.5 Experimental Tests -- 5.6 Numerical Results -- 6. Thermodynamics -- 6.1 Quasi-Harmonic Approximation -- 6.2 Cell Model -- 6.3 Comparison of the Cell Model and the Quasi-Harmonic Approximation with Computer
Experiments -- 6.4 Extension of the Cell Model to Organic Molecular Crystals -- 6.5 Calculations of Polymorphic Transitions -- 7. Imperfect Crystals -- 7.1 Point Defects -- 7.2 Linear Faults -- 7.3 Planar Faults -- 7.4 Volume Defects
-- References
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Title:Energy Transfer Dynamics Studies and Essays in Honor of Herbert Fröhlich on His Eightieth Birthday
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Date:1987
Size:1 online resource (352 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-71867-0
Contents:I Physics -- 1. Nonadiabatic Processes in Surface Physics -- 2. Dielectrics - the Fröhlich Connection -- 3. Some comments on the Role of Electrodes in Dielectric Breakdown of Solids -- 4. Multipolar Fluctuations in a Dielectric Sphere
-- 5. Nonlinear Physics of Electronic and Optical Materials for Submicron Device Applications -- 6. Relativistic Characteristics of Electrons in Simple Nonparabolic Energy Bands -- 7. Breakdown of Invariants in Nonlinear Systems -- 8.
Dynamics of Interacting Electrons in Aperiodic Solids -- 9. Quantum Statistical Basis of Thermodynamics with Phase Structure -- 10. On Molecular Control -- 11. Structure of Liquid 1-alkanols and Some Isomers -- 12. Surface Transport in
Time and Frequency Domains -- 13. Absolute Entropy and the Problem of Microscopic Measurement -- 14. From Theoretical Physics to Biology: the Forward Path of Theory with Herbert Fröhlich -- II Biophysics -- 15. On Davydov Solitons at
310 -- 16. Comparisons of Optical Absorption by Impurity Center and by Polarons in Crystalline Acetanilide -- 17. The Vibrational Soliton: an Experimental Overview -- 18. Long-lived and Large-coherence Length Excitations in the DNA
Double Helix -- 19. Far Infrared Spectra of Biomolecules -- 20. Spectral Dimensions of Paramagnetic Proteins -- 21. The Role of Chaos in Biological Systems -- 22. Non-Thermally Excited Modes and Free Energy Transduction in Proteins and
Biological Membranes -- 23. Herbert Fröhlich, and the New Biophysics of Cooperativity -- 24. Opposite Long-range Interactions Between Normal and Malignant Cells -- 25. Hopping Charge Carriers in Molecular Crystals and Biopolymers: the
Fröhlich Connection -- 26. Cellular Molecular Processes Driven by Cell-Generated AC Electric Field -- 27. Evidence for AC Fields from Living Biological Cells -- 28. On Morphogenesis in Living Systems -- 29. Generalities: Living Systems
and Dielectrics -- 30. Dielectric Spectroscopy, Dielectrophoresis and Field Interactions with Biological Materials -- 31. Condensed Matter Physics and the Biology of the Future -- Publications of H. Fröhlich from 1930–1985
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Title:Phonons: Theory and Experiments III Phenomena Related to Phonons
Author(s): Peter Brüesch
Date:1987
Size:1 online resource (249 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-52271-0
Contents:1. Introduction -- 1.1 General Remarks -- 1.2 Piezoelectricity -- 1.3 Ferroelectricity -- 1.4 Thermal Conductivity -- 1.5 Phonons in One-Dimensional Metals -- 1.6 Phonons in Disordered Systems -- 1.7 Ion Dynamics in Superionic
Conductors -- 1.8 Melting -- 2. Piezoelectricity -- 2.1 General Remarks -- 2.2 Macroscopic Electroelastic Relations -- 2.3 The Method of Homogeneous Deformations -- 2.4 The Method of Long Waves -- 2.5 Application to Crystals with
ZnS-Structure -- 2.6 Problems -- 3. Ferroelectricity -- 3.1 General Properties of Ferroelectric Materials -- 3.2 Classification and Properties of Selected Ferroelectrics -- 3.3 Thermodynamic Theory of Ferroelectrics -- 3.4 Lattice
Dynamics of Displacive Ferroelectric Phase Transitions -- 3.5 Lattice Dynamical Models for Ferroelectric Phase Transitions -- 3.6 Soft-Mode Spectroscopy of Selected Ferroelectrics -- 3.7 Quantum Ferroelectrics -- 3.8 Disordered Polar
Systems -- 3.9 Problems -- 4. Thermal Conductivity -- 4.1 General Remarks -- 4.2 Experimental Determination of Thermal Conductivity -- 4.3 Lattice Thermal Conductivity: Elementary Kinetic Theory -- 4.4 Formal Theory of Thermal
Conductivity -- 4.5 Relaxation Times in Insulators -- 4.6 Thermal Conductivity of Glasses -- 4.7 Thermal Conductivity of Metals and Alloys -- 4.8 Second Sound -- 4.9 Problems -- 5. Phonons in One-Dimensional Metals -- 5.1 Interesting
Aspects of One-Dimensional Metals -- 5.2 Basic Properties of One-Dimensional Conductors -- 5.3 The Electronic Susceptibility -- 5.4 The Electron-Phonon Hamiltonian -- 5.5 Discussion of Selected Experiments for KCP -- 5.6 Effects of
Fluctuations and Three-Dimensional Coupling -- 6. Phonons in Disordered Systems -- 6.1 The Effects of Defects and Disorder on Phonons -- 6.2 Green Functions -- 6.3 The Linear Chain with Isolated Defects -- 6.4 The Random Binary Mass
Chain -- 6.5 Three-Dimensional Lattices and More Complicated Types of Disorder -- 6.6 Experimental Results and Comparison with Theoretical Calculations -- 7. Ion Dynamics in Superionic Conductors -- 7.1 General Aspects of Superionic
Conductors -- 7.2 Basic Facts and Examples of SIC -- 7.3 Ionic Interactions and Dynamical Models -- 7.4 Brownian Motion of a Particle in a Periodic Potential -- 7.5 Disorder-Induced Infrared Absorption and Raman Scattering -- 7.6
Phonons in a-AgI and Other SIC -- 7.7 Lattice Dynamical Calculation of Jump Frequencies -- 8. Melting -- 8.1 Nature of the Melting Transition -- 8.2 Lindemann Relation -- 8.3 Anharmonicity and Instability of the Solid Phase --
Appendix: Constants and Units -- References
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Title:Physics of Phonons Proceedings of the XXIII Winter School of Theoretical Physics Held in Karpacz, Poland, February 16–28, 1987
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Contents:Phonon physics — a survey -- Lattice dynamics at high temperature -- A comment on the applicability of thermodynamics perturbation theory -- Surface acoustic waves on real surfaces -- Acoustic phonons in infinite and semi-infinite
superlattices -- Phonons in superlattices -- Nonergodic behaviour and phonon localization at structural phase transitions -- Spectrum of local frequencies for orderless solids -- Interaction of phonons and point defects and its
influence on defect mobility -- Equivalence of Eulerian and Lagrangian phonons: Sound pressure and two-fluid equations -- Squeezed states of light and sound -- Ultrashort transient dynamics of phonons and electrons in semiconductors --
Crossing effects in phonon scattering -- Theory of formation, dynamics and explosion of a phonon hot spot -- Superconducting tunnel junctions, very high frequency phonons, and the Kapitza resistance -- Phonon focussing in crystals --
Phonon scattering at plane interfaces and surfaces -- Quasi-particle interaction and anomalies in the excitation spectra of metals -- Acoustic phonon interaction with a two-dimensional electron gas (2DEG) -- Electron-phonon relaxation
mechanism and kinetic effects in two-dimensional conducting systems -- Electron-phonon interaction in systems with strong electron correlations -- Density of states of a 2-D electron gas in a magnetic field -- Generation and
propagation of phonons in crystalline and amorphous silicon under optical excitation -- Bound quasiparticles scattering by point impurities in one-dimensional systems as a soliton problem -- Phonon scattering on dislocations and
recovery processes in plastically deformed 4He crystals -- Inelastic phonon scattering in an amorphous subsurface layer and the estabilishment of a temperature below 1K -- Propagation and relaxation of nonequilibrium phonons in thin
monocrystal plates -- Molecular dynamics study of a model with incommensurate phases -- Anisotropy of relaxation of acoustic phonons scattered by isotopic impurities -- Selected topics on polaron -- Phonon detection by means of TSEE
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Title:Molecular Dynamics and Relaxation Phenomena in Glasses Proceedings of a Workshop Held at the Zentrum für interdisziplinäre Forschung Universität Bielefeld, Bielefeld, FRG November 11–13, 1985
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Date:1987
Note:10.1007/3-540-17801-5
Contents:Models for dynamics of relaxation in glasses -- Sub-Tg relaxations in heavy metal fluoride glasses -- Mechanical relaxation in solid polymers: Proposal for a new approach and a solution of Heijboer's problem -- Dynamic mechanical and
creep studies of PMMA in the ?- and ?-relaxation regions. Physical ageing effects and non-linear behaviour -- Relaxation processes in glassy ionic solids -- Secondary relaxations and the properties of glasses and liquids --
Developments in the non-newtonian rheology of glass forming systems -- 13C NMR investigation of local motions involved in secondary relaxation of polymers -- 2H NMR investigations on glass forming systems -- Phenyl-ring mobility in
bulk polystyrene -- Correlation between changes in molecular mobility and volume in glass-forming materials -- Thermal cycling of glasses: A theoretical and experimental approach -- Application of Adam-Gibbs' theory to thermodynamic
recovery and structural relaxation -- Photon correlation spectroscopy to study the dynamics of ?- and ?-relaxation in amorphous poly(Alkylmethacrylates) above Tg
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Title:Phonon Scattering in Condensed Matter V Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference Urbana, Illinois, June 2–6, 1986
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Date:1986
Size:1 online resource (408 p.)
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Contents:I Glassy Materials and Two-Level Systems -- II Electron-Phonon Interactions and Superconductivity -- III Phonons in Semiconductors -- IV Thin Films, Surfaces and Thermalization -- V Quantum Matter and Kapitza Resistance -- VI Phonon
Scattering in Insulators -- VII Phonon Imaging -- VIII Large-Wavevector Phonons and Optical Techniques -- IX New Methods and Phenomena -- Index of Contributors
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Title:Heterojunctions and Semiconductor Superlattices Proceedings of the Winter School Les Houches, France, March 12–21, 1985
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Date:1986
Size:1 online resource (254 p.)
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Contents:I Introduction -- Advances in Semiconductor Superlattices and Quantum Wells -- II Theory -- Band Structure, Impurities and Excitons in Superlattices -- Electrons in Heterojunctions -- III Experimental Studies -- Pictures of the
Fractional Quantized Hall Effect -- Photoluminescence in Semiconductor Quantum Wells -- Optical and Magnetooptical Absorption in Quantum Wells and Superlattices -- Optical Properties of 2D Systems in the Far Infrared -- Raman
Scattering by Free Carriers in Semiconductor Heterostructures -- Confined and Propagative Vibrations in Superlattices -- Electrical Transport Perpendicular to Layers in Superlattices -- Doping Superlattices -- Electronic Properties of
InAs-GaSb and Related A1Sb Superlattices -- Strained Superlattices -- HgTe-CdTe Superlattices -- IV Technology -- Molecular Beam Epitaxy of III-V Compounds -- Molecular Beam Epitaxy of II-VI Compounds -- Dynamic Aspects of Growth by
MBE -- An Introduction to OMVPE of III-V Compounds -- V Applications -- The Two-Dimensional Electron Gas Field Effect Transistor -- Index of Contributors
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Title:Phonons: Theory and Experiments II Experiments and Interpretation of Experimental Results
Author(s): Peter Brüesch
Date:1986
Size:1 online resource (278 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-52263-5
Contents:1. Introduction -- 1.1 General Remarks -- 1.2 Infrared Spectroscopy -- 1.3 Raman Spectroscopy -- 1.4 Brillouin Spectroscopy -- 1.5 Interactions of X-Rays with Phonons -- 1.6 Inelastic Neutron Scattering -- 1.7 Other Techniques -- 2.
Infrared Spectroscopy -- 2.1 Experimental Techniques -- 2.2 Dielectric Properties: Classical Treatment -- 2.3 Quantum-Mechanical Treatment of the Dielectric Constant -- 2.4 Problems -- 3. Raman Spectroscopy -- 3.1 Experimental
Techniques -- 3.2 Classical Theory -- 3.3 Quantum Theory -- 3.4 Problems -- 4. Brillouin Spectroscopy -- 4.1 Experimental Techniques -- 4.2 Kinematics and Origin of Brillouin Scattering -- 4.3 Strain Dependence of Dielectric Constant
-- 4.4 Intensities of Brillouin Components -- 4.5 Problems -- 5. Interaction of X-Rays with Phonons -- 5.1 The Static Approximation -- 5.2 Experimental Technique -- 5.3 Interaction Mechanism -- 5.4 Scattering by a Perfectly Ordered
Crystal -- 5.5 Thermal Diffuse Scattering for a Bravais Crystal -- 5.6 Thermal Scattering for a Crystal with Basis -- 5.7 The Debye-Waller Factor -- 5.8 Problems -- 6. Inelastic Neutron Scattering -- 6.1 Basic Properties -- 6.2 Phonon
Dispersion-Relation Measurements -- 6.3 Phonon Density of States Measurements -- 7. Other Techniques -- 7.1 Ultrasonic Methods -- 7.2 Inelastic Electron Tunneling Spectroscopy -- 7.3 Point Contact Spectroscopy -- 7.4 Spectroscopy of
Surface Phonons, Thin Films and Adsorbates -- Appendices -- A. Michelson Interferometer -- B. Classical Optics -- B.1 Interaction of Electromagnetic Waves with Lattice Vibrations -- B.2 Reflection at a Surface of an Infinitely Thick
Medium -- B.4 Determination of Optical Constants from Reflectivity Measurements Using Polarized Light at Non-Normal Incidence -- C. Second-Order Dipole Moment -- E. Power Spectrum -- F. Placzek’s Approximation -- F.1 Perturbed
Wavefunction -- F.2 Placzek’s Approximation -- G. The Laue Interference Function -- H. Thermal Diffuse Scattering of X-Rays -- H.2 The Evaluation of the Scattered Intensity -- H.3 The Debye-Waller Factor -- H.4 The Correlation Function
-- I. Constants and Units -- References -- Errata of Phonons: Theory and Experiments I (SSS, Vol.34)
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Title:Statistical Mechanics of Periodic Frustrated Ising Systems
Author(s): R Liebmann
Date:1986
Size:1 online resource (144 p.)
Note:10.1007/3-540-16473-1
Contents:and survey -- One-dimensional frustrated Ising systems -- Two-dimensional frustrated Ising systems -- Three-dimensional frustrated Ising systems -- Conclusion
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Title:Physics of Finely Divided Matter Proceedings of the Winter School, Les Houches, France, March 25–April 5, 1985
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Date:1985
Size:1 online resource (368 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-93301-1
Contents:I Introduction to Chemical and Physical Gels -- Covalent Macromolecular Gels -- Physical Gels and Biopolymers (in French) -- Gelation of Physical Gels: The Gelatin Gels -- Clay Minerals: A Molecular Approach to Their (Fractal)
Microstructure -- Structure of Random Materials -- II Microemulsions -- Ionic Microemulsions -- The Sturcture of Microemulsions -- Random Bicontinuous Microemulsion Predictions of Talmon-Prager and de Gennes Models. Structure
Experiments and Determination of the Flexibility of the Interface -- III Packings -- The Relation Between the Structure of Packings of Particles and Their Properties -- Dense Packings of Hard Grains: Effects of Grain Size Distribution
-- IV Percolation -- Shapes, Surfaces, and Interfaces in Percolation Clusters -- Numerical Simulation of Percolation and Other Gelation Models -- Formation of Polymer Networks: Treatment of Stochastic and Spatial Correlations Using the
Mean-Field Approximation -- Dynamical Processes in Random Media -- Flicker (1/f) Noise in Percolation Networks -- V Properties of Branched Polymers and Gels -- Structure of Branched Polymers -- Size Distribution and Conformation of
Branched Molecules Prepared by Cross-linking of Polymer Solutions -- Viscoelastic Effects Occurring During the Sol-Gel Transition -- Neutron Scattering Investigation of the Loss of Affineness in Deswollen Gels -- Scaling NMR Properties
in Polymeric Gels -- VI Elastic and Dielectric Properties of ill-connected Media -- Scaling and Crossover Considerations in the Mechanical Properties of Amorphous Materials -- Elastic Properties of Depleted Networks and Continua -- The
Elastic Properties of Fractal Structures -- Elasticity of Percolative Systems -- Electrical Properties of Percolation Clusters: Exact Results on a Deterministic Fractal -- to the Ionic Transport in Semi-Crystalline Complexes --
Williams-Watts or Cole-Cole: The Universal Response of Polymers -- VII Aggregation and Instability -- Random Kinetic Aggregation -- Scaling of Cluster Aggregation -- Dynamic Scaling in Aggregation Phenomena -- Fractal Growth of Viscous
Fingers: New Experiments and Models -- Fingering Patterns in Hele-Shaw Flow -- VIII Flow and Diffusion in Porous Media -- Two-Component Transport Properties in Heterogeneous Porous Media -- Multiphase Flow in Porous Media -- Capillary
and Viscous Fingering in an Etched Network -- Acoustics and Hydrodynamic Flows in Porous Media -- Dynamics of Saturated and Deformable Porous Media -- The Art of Walking on Fractal Spaces and Random Media -- Flow in Porous Media and
Residence Time Distribution (in French) -- IX Transitions -- Wetting of a Random Surface: Statistics of the Contact Line -- Wettability of Solid Surfaces: A Phenomenon Where Adsorption Plays a Major Role -- Binary Liquid Gels -- Phase
Separation and Metastability in Binary Liquid Mixtures in Gels and Porous Media -- Index of Contributors
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Title:The Theory of Magnetism II Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics
Author(s): Daniel C Mattis
Date:1985
Size:1 online resource (184 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-82405-0
Contents:1. Introduction and Guide to This Text -- 2. Statistical Thermodynamics -- 2.1 Spins in a Magnetic Field -- 2.2 The Partition Function -- 2.3 The Concept of the Molecular Field -- 2.4 Discontinuity in Specific Heat -- 2.5 Magnetic
Susceptibility and Spontaneous Magnetization -- 2.6 Antiferromagnetism -- 2.7 Short-Ranged Versus Long-Ranged Interactions -- 2.8 Fermions, Bosons, and All That -- 2.9 Gaussian and Spherical Models -- 2.10 Magnetic Susceptibility in
Gaussian and Spherical Models -- 2.11 Spherical Antiferromagnet -- 2.12 Spherical Model Spin Glass -- 2.13 Magnetic Properties of Spin Glass -- 2.14 Thermodynamics of Magnons -- 2.15 Magnetism in Two Dimensions -- 2.16 The XY Mode1:1D
-- 2.17 The XY Model:2D -- 2.18 Transfer Matrix of Plane Rotator Model -- 3. The Ising Model -- 3.1 High Temperature Expansions -- 3.2 Graph Theory -- 3.3 Low Temperature Expansions and the Duality Relations -- 3.4 Peierls’ Proof of
Long Range Order -- 3.5 1D Ising Model in Longitudinal Fields -- 3.6 1D Ising Model in Transverse Fields -- 3.7 Concerning Quadratic Forms of Fermion Operators -- 3.8 Two-Dimensional Ising Model: The Transfer Matrix -- 3.9 Solution of
Two-Dimensional Ising Model in Zero Field -- 3.10 Spontaneous Magnetization and Magnetic Susceptibility -- 3.11 Zeros of the Partition Function -- 3.12 Miscellania, Including 2D Antiferromagnets -- 3.13 The Three-Dimensional Ising
Model -- References -- List of Tables -- Errata for The Theory of Magnetism I (Springer Series in Solid-State Sciences, Vol. 17)
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Title:Electronic Excitations in Condensed Rare Gases
Author(s): Nikolaus Schwentner
Date:1985
Size:1 online resource (239 p.)
Note:10.1007/BFb0111641
Contents:Experimental aspects -- Electronic structure of valence and conduction bands and excitonic states -- Electronic excitations in rare-gas liquids -- Metal rare-gas mixture -- Excited-state dynamics -- Electron transport and
electron-hole pair creation processes -- Concluding remarks
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Title:Inert Gases Potentials, Dynamics, and Energy Transfer in Doped Crystals
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Date:1984
Size:1 online resource (268 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-82221-6
Contents:1. Argon and Its Companions. -- 1.1 Prologue: Inert, Rare or Noble? -- 1.2 Research with Inert Gases -- 1.3 Outline of the Present Book -- References -- 2. Interatomic Potentials for Rare-Gases: Pure and Mixed Interactions -- 2.1
Background -- 2.2 What Probes What? -- 2.3 Review of Recent Research on Pure Interactions -- 2.4 Review of Recent Research on Unlike Interactions -- 2.5 Combining Rules -- 2.6 Conclusions -- Appendix: 2.A Interatomic Potential
Functions -- 2.B Interatomic Potential Parameters -- 2.C Predictions of Collisons Cross-Sections by Potentials -- References -- 3. Dynamics of Impure Rare-Gas Crystals -- 3.1 Background -- 3.2 Lattice Dynamics of Impure Crystals -- 3.3
Theoretical Studies -- a) Potentials -- b) Relaxation Effects -- c) Three-Body Forces -- d) Phonon Density of States -- 3.4 Experimental Studies -- a) Argon Doped with Krypton -- b) Argon Doped with Neon -- c) Argon Doped with Helium
-- d) Argon Doped with Xenon -- e) Krypton Doped with Argon -- f) Krypton Doped with Xenon -- 3.4.2 Molecules in RGS -- a) Homonuclear Diatomics -- b) Heteronuclear Diatomics -- c) RGS Doped with Methane -- a) Molecular Ions -- b)
Molecules -- c) Atoms -- 3.5 Summary -- References -- 4. Spectroscopy of Vibrational and Rotational Levels of Diatomic Molecules in Rare-Gas Crystals -- 4.1 Background -- 4.2 Experimental Techniques and Results -- a) Sample Preparation
-- b) Spectroscopy (Conventional Versus Laser) -- c) Saturation Spectroscopy or Hole Burning -- d) Time-Resolved Spectroscopy -- a) Vibrational Transitions -- b) Rotational Transitions -- c) Phonon Sidebands -- a) Infrared Spectroscopy
-- b) Visible Spectroscopy -- 4.3 Intermolecular Interaction in Rare-Gas Crystals Containing Molecular Defects -- a) Atom-Atom Potential -- b) Multiparameter Potential Functions -- c) Ab Initio Potential Surfaces -- d) Charge Transfer
and Hydrogen Bonding -- a) Energy Levels -- b) Relaxation Processes -- 4.4 Perturbation of Energy Levels -- a) Effect of Isotropic Terms -- b) Effect of Internal Molecular Motions -- c) Description of Lattice Vibrations Through
Molecular Dynamics -- d) Phonon Sidebands in IR Spectra of the Guest Molecule -- a) Vibrational Matrix Shift -- b) Rotational Matrix Shift -- 4.5 Population Relaxation Processes -- a) Microscopic Processes Among Molecules in Rare-Gas
Crystals -- b) Microscopic Probabilities for Vibrational Energy Transfer -- c) Macroscopic Kinetics for Vibrational Energy Transfer -- d) Comparison Between Theory and Experiment -- a) The Direct Process -- b) Raman and Orbach
Processes -- 4.6 Spectral Line Shapes and Dephasing Processes -- a) Isolated Vibrational Levels with a Large Spacing -- b) Additional Low-Energy Levels in the Molecule -- 4.7 Concluding Remarks -- References -- Additional References
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Title:Light Scattering in Solids IV Electronics Scattering, Spin Effects, SERS, and Morphic Effects
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Date:1984
Size:1 online resource (544 p.)
Note:10.1007/3-540-11942-6
Contents:Light scattering by free carrier excitations in semiconductors -- High resolution spin-flip raman scattering in CdS -- Spin-dependent Raman scattering in magnetic semiconductors -- Raman scattering in rare-earth chalcogenides --
Surface-enhanced Raman scattering: “Classical” and “Chemical” origins -- Theory of surface-enhanced Raman scattering -- Pressure-Raman effects in covalent and molecular solids -- Errata for light scattering in solids 11 (TAP 50)
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Title:Phonons: Theory and Experiments I Lattice Dynamics and Models of Interatomic Forces
Author(s): Peter Brüesch
Date:1982
Size:1 online resource (261 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-81781-6
Contents:1 Introduction -- 1.1 The Static Lattice Model and Its Limitations -- 1.2 Early History of Lattice Dynamics -- 1.3 The Adiabatic and Harmonic Approximations -- 1.4 Organization of the Book -- 1.5 Problems -- 2. Dynamics of the Linear
Diatomic Chain -- 2.1 Classical Mechanics -- 2.2 Quantum Mechanics -- 2.3 Problems -- 3. Dynamics of Three-Dimensional Crystals -- 3.1 Equations of Motion and Atomic Force Constants -- 3.2 Dynamical Matrix and Eigenvectors -- 3.3
Periodic Boundary Conditions, Reciprocal Lattices and Brillouin Zones -- 3.4 Normal Coordinates, Phonons -- 3.5 Density of States and Specific Heat -- 3.6 Connection of Lattice Dynamics with the Theory of Elasticity -- 3.7 An
Illustration: Phonon Dispersion of Monoatomic Crystals with fcc Structure -- 3.8 Problems -- 4. Interatomic Forces and Phonon Dispersion Curves -- 4.1 Lattice Dynamics of the Solid Inert Gases -- 4.2 The Rigid-Ion Model for Ionic
Crystals -- 4.3 The Shell Model -- 4.4 The Adiabatic Bond Charge Model -- 4.5 The Valence Force Model -- 4.6 Internal and External Vibrations in Molecular Crystals -- 4.7 Phonons in Metals -- 4.8 Problems -- 5. Anharmonicity -- 5.1 The
Anharmonic Diatomic Molecule -- 5.2 The Anharmonic Linear Chain -- 5.3 The Anharmonic Three-Dimensional Crystal -- 5.4 The Self-Consistent Harmonic Approximation (SCHA) -- 5.5 Response Function and Perturbation Theory of Phonon-Phonon
Interactions -- 5.6 Problems -- A Periodicity of Eigenfrequencies and Atomic Displacements in Reciprocal Space -- B An Important Lattice Sum -- C Hamiltonian for the Diatomic Chain in Terms of Normal Coordinates -- D Commutator
Relations for Normal Coordinates -- E The Occupation Number Representation -- F Restriction on Atomic Force Constants Which Follow from the Space Group Symmetry of the Crystal -- G Dynamical Matrix -- J Force Constants for Central
Forces -- K Evaluation of the Coulomb Matrix Using Ewald’s Method -- L The Valence Force Model -- M The Saddle-Point Method -- N The Free Energy in the Harmonic or Quasiharmonic Approximation -- O The Self-Consistent Harmonic
Approximation (SCHA) -- P Expansion Coefficients of Anharmonic Terms -- Q Constants and Units -- General References -- References
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Title:Coherent inelastic neutron scaterring in lattice dynamics
Author(s): Bruno Dorner
Date:1982
Size:1 online resource (98 p.)
Note:10.1007/BFb0041879
Contents:Experimental technique with three-axis spectrometers -- The scattering function and symmetry operations in the crystal -- Lattice dynamical models -- Analysis of phonon infensities -- Analysis of phonon line shapes -- Final remarks
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Title:Single-particle rotations in molecular crystals
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Date:1981
Size:1 online resource (132 p.)
Note:10.1007/BFb0048204
ISBN:9783540387992
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Title:Theory of Crystal Space Groups and Lattice Dynamics Infra-Red and Raman Optical Processes of Insulating Crystals
Author(s): Joseph L Birman
Date:1974
Size:1 online resource (538 p.)
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Contents:Theory of Crystal Space Groups and Infra-Red and Raman Lattice Processes of Insulating Crystals -- A. Scope and plan of the article -- B. The crystal space group -- C. Irreducible representations and vector spaces for finite groups --
D. Irreducible representations of the crystal translation group T -- E. Irreducible representations and vector spaces of space groups -- F. Reduction coefficients for space groups: Full group methods -- G. Reduction coefficients for
space groups: Subgroup methods -- H. Space group theory and classical lattice dynamics -- I. Space-time symmetry and classical lattice dynamics -- J. Applications of results on symmetry adapted eigenvectors in classical lattice
dynamics -- K. Space-time symmetry and quantum lattice dynamics -- L. Interaction of radiation and matter: Infra-red absorption and Raman scattering by phonons -- M. Group theory of diamond and rocksalt space groups -- N. Phonon
symmetry, infra-red absorption and Raman scattering in diamond and rocksalt space groups -- O. Some aspects of the optical properties of crystals with broken symmetry: Point imperfections and external stresses -- P. Respice, adspice,
prospice -- Q. Acknowledgements -- Appendix A: Complete tables of reduction coefficients-selection rules for rocksalt structure Of Oh5 (Tables A.1 to A.11) -- Appendix B: Complete tables of reduction coefficients-selection rules for
the diamond space group Oh7 (Tables B.1 to B.10) -- Appendix C: Illustration of ray representation method: Point X in diamond (Table C.1) -- Appendix D: Tables for the zincblende structure: $$F\bar 43m$$ Td2 (Tables D.1 to D.10) --
References -- Index of key equations -- Index of tables -- Index of figures -- Sachverzeichnis (Deutsch-Englisch) -- Subject Index (English-German)
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