Noble gas temperature control of metal clusters: A molecular dynamics study

Westergren, Jan; Gronbeck, Henrik; Seong-Gon Kim; Tomanek, David
August 1997
Journal of Chemical Physics;8/22/1997, Vol. 107 Issue 8, p3071
Academic Journal
Investigates temperature control of unsupported clusters using a noble gas atmosphere. Many-body interaction scheme for the intra-cluster potential; Modeling of the interaction between the noble gas and the clusters; Isolation of parameters that determine energy exchange efficiency; Energy transfer with respect to impact parameter, cluster temperature and noble gas temperature.


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