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Numerical simulations — Canonical and microcanonical

  • Gyan Bhanot
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 208)

Abstract

A brief review of numerical simulation methods is given. After describing convergence criteria for the usual (canonical ensemble) Monte-Carlo methods, a numerical study of the microcanonical ensemble for Ising-like systems is described.

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© Springer-Verlag 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gyan Bhanot
    • 1
  1. 1.The Institute for Advanced StudyPrincetonUSA

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