Neutron Scattering Studies of Phase Transitions in Equilibrium and Nonequilibrium Systems

  • Tormod Riste
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 116)


Neutron scattering has proved to be a most valuable tool in studying condensed-matter phenomena. In my lectures I shall assume that you are unfamiliar with the technique, and have only little knowledge of the results obtained with it in the field of phase transitions. Before discussing the main theme, that of phase transitions in nonequilibrium systems, I shall give a tutorial review of some results on equilibrium phase transitions.


Neutron Scattering Nematic Liquid Crystal Nonequilibrium System Nonequilibrium Phase Transition Critical Fluctuation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tormod Riste
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  1. 1.Institute for Energy TechnologyKjellerNorway

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