The thermal conductivity of defective crystals

Paolini, G. V.; Lindan, P. J. D.
March 1997
Journal of Chemical Physics;3/1/1997, Vol. 106 Issue 9, p3681
Academic Journal
Calculates the thermal conductivity of pure potassium chloride (KCl) and KCl doped with rubidium chloride (RbCl). Use of the Green-Kubo theory and classical molecular dynamics; Employment of shell-model and rigid-ion potentials to describe ionic interactions; Ionic polarizability's role in changing the calculated conductivity at a given temperature.


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