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Computer Simulations of Phase Transitions in Liquid Crystals

  • D. Frenkel
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 290)

Abstract

The aim of these lectures is twofold. First, I wish to give a simple introduction to the computer simulations of classical many-body systems, with special emphasis on those technical aspects that are of particular relevance for simulation of liquid crystals.

Keywords

Liquid Crystal Monte Carlo Nematic Phase Orientational Order Trial Move 
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  • D. Frenkel
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  1. 1.FOM Institute for Atomic and Molecular PhysicsAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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