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Fernández Tejero, Carlos and Baus, Marc (1993) Freezing of adhesive hard-spheres. Physical Review E, 48 (5). pp. 3793-3798. ISSN 1063-651X

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00268979300101561


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Abstract

A theoretical study of the freezing of adhesive hard spheres within the generalized-effective-liquid approximation has been performed. The liquid-solid phase diagram exhibits most of the trends observed for simple liquids. There is, however, no triple point because the solid phase becomes mechanically unstable iii the region where the liquid-solid transition crosses the percolation transition. A useful closed-form expression for the free energy of the fluid phases is also given.


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© 1993 The American Physical Society. C. F. Tejero wishes to acknowledge the support of the Dirección General de Investigación Científica y Técnica (DGICYT, Spain) (PB91-0378). M. Baus acknowledges the financial support of the Fonds National de La Recherche Scientifique and also of the Association Euratom-Etat Belge.

Uncontrolled Keywords:Density-Functional Theory, Liquid-Solid Transition, Simulation, Systems, Model
Subjects:Sciences > Physics > Thermodynamics
ID Code:23925
Deposited On:17 Dec 2013 08:32
Last Modified:17 Dec 2013 08:32

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