TITLE

Monte Carlo simulations for the equation of state of athermal linear alkanes

AUTHOR(S)
Yethiraj, Arun
PUB. DATE
May 1995
SOURCE
Journal of Chemical Physics;5/1/1995, Vol. 102 Issue 17, p6874
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Monte Carlo simulations are performed for the pressure of fused-hard-sphere freely rotating chains with fixed bond lengths and bond angles, in order to test various integral equation and mean-field generalized Flory-type equations of state. Due to a fortuitous canceling of errors, one of the generalized Flory theories is found to be the most accurate of all the theories tested. © 1995 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
7618839

 

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