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Journal of Statistical Physics

, Volume 29, Issue 2, pp 193–203 | Cite as

Surface tension, percolation, and roughening

  • Jean Bricmont
  • Jean -Raymond Fontaine
  • Joel L. Lebowitz
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Abstract

We describe inequalities relating to the interface between coexisting phases of Ising ferromagnets. Some implications for the nature of the roughening transition are discussed.

Key words

Surface tension percolation roughening long range order 

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean Bricmont
    • 1
  • Jean -Raymond Fontaine
    • 1
  • Joel L. Lebowitz
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsRutgers University

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