The European Physical Journal B

, Volume 60, Issue 1, pp 97–100

Dimer percolation and jamming on simple cubic lattice

Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

DOI: 10.1140/epjb/e2007-00321-2

Cite this article as:
Tarasevich, Y. & Cherkasova, V. Eur. Phys. J. B (2007) 60: 97. doi:10.1140/epjb/e2007-00321-2


We consider site percolation of dimers (“needles”) on simple cubic lattice. The percolation threshold is estimated as pcperc ≈ 0.2555 ± 0.0001. The jamming threshold is estimated as pcjamm = 0.799 ± 0.002.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Astrakhan State UniversityAstrakhanRussia