TITLE

Melting and evaporation of argon clusters

AUTHOR(S)
Rytkonen, A.; Valkealahti, S.
PUB. DATE
February 1997
SOURCE
Journal of Chemical Physics;2/1/1997, Vol. 106 Issue 5, p1888
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Studies the melting and evaporation of free icosahedral argon clusters containing 13 to 1415 atoms, using molecular dynamics simulation with a Nose-Hoover thermostat. Behavior of argon clusters of varying sizes; Temperatures at which melting was observed; Canonical molecular dynamics results for the coexistence regions; Temperatures at which the first evaporation occurred.
ACCESSION #
4148940

 

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