Optimized Monte Carlo method for glasses



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Fernández Pérez, Luis Antonio and Martín Mayor, Víctor and Verrocchio, P. (2007) Optimized Monte Carlo method for glasses. Philosophical magazine, 87 (3-5). pp. 581-586. ISSN 1478-6435

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Official URL: http://doi.org/10.1080/14786430600919302


A new Monte Carlo algorithm is introduced for the simulation of supercooled liquids and glass formers, and tested in two model glasses. The algorithm thermalizes well below the Mode Coupling temperature and outperforms other optimized Monte Carlo methods.

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© 2007 Taylor & Francis. International Workshop on Disordered Systems Moveno-Andalo (10. 2006. Trento, Italy). We thank G. Biroli, G. Parisi and R. de Nalda for discussions. We were partly supported by BSCH-UCM, CAM-UCM and by MEC (Spain), through contracts BFM2003-08532, FIS2004-05073 and FPA2004-02602. Simulations were carried out at BIFI.

Uncontrolled Keywords:Transition; Scale; Size.
Subjects:Sciences > Physics
Sciences > Physics > Physics-Mathematical models
ID Code:38331
Deposited On:05 Jul 2016 08:12
Last Modified:05 Jul 2016 08:12

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