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Liquid polymorphism of simple fluids within a van der Waals theory



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Fernández Tejero, Carlos and Baus, Marc (1998) Liquid polymorphism of simple fluids within a van der Waals theory. Physical Review E, 57 (4). pp. 4821-4823. ISSN 1063-651X

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.57.4821


We show how a van der Waals theory of simple fluids with an interaction potential whose range has a nonmonotonic density dependence can lead to a liquid-liquid transition in close analogy to recent observations and simulations.

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© 1998 The American Physical Society. M.B. acknowledges financial support from the Fonds National de la Recherche Scientifique (Belgium) and C.F.T. that from the Dirección General de Investigación Científica y Técnica (Spain), Grant No. PB94-0265.

Uncontrolled Keywords:Phase-Behavior, Polyamorphism, Water, Transitions, Glass, Order
Subjects:Sciences > Physics > Thermodynamics
ID Code:23786
Deposited On:04 Dec 2013 13:41
Last Modified:02 Nov 2015 13:59

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