TITLE

A Monte Carlo simulation approach to nucleation in microemulsions

AUTHOR(S)
Kusaka, Isamu; Oxtoby, David W.
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 534 Issue 1, p402
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We study nucleation of amphiphilic molecules in a solution by Monte Carlo simulation aided by the umbrella sampling technique. The method is free of any ad hoc molecular level cluster definition and is also very efficient in constructing the free energy surface relevant to nucleation.
ACCESSION #
5669743

 

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