TITLE

The effect of particle size polydispersity on freezing of hard spheres

AUTHOR(S)
Moriguchi, Ichirou
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 519 Issue 1, p244
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A density functional theory of non-uniform fluid is applied to an investigation of the freezing of size polydisperse hard-sphere system. It was found that there is some critical standard deviation of the size distribution divided by the mean size above which no crystallization takes place for arbitrary density.
ACCESSION #
5665055

 

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