Monte Carlo simulation of the solid to superliquid phase transition of Langmuir monolayers. II

Gibson, M. D.; Swanson, D. R.
February 1997
Journal of Chemical Physics;2/1/1997, Vol. 106 Issue 5, p1961
Academic Journal
Reports on the modeling of the restricted-to-free rotator phase transition of fatty acid monolayers using a potential which represents the amphiphiles as planar cross sections of fourfold symmetry. Monte Carlo simulations of the isobaric-isothermal ensemble of model systems; Effect of system size on the characteristics and order of phase transition.


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