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The Ising Model

  • Sergey G. AbaimovEmail author
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Part of the Springer Series in Synergetics book series (SSSYN)

Abstract

In the previous chapter, we have discussed the formalism of statistical physics. A big help for us was the Ising model which provided the very intuitive understanding for all the concepts considered.

However, the Ising model serves even better as an illustration of phase-transition phenomena. Therefore, in this chapter, we study the behavior of this model in detail.

Keywords

Partition Function Metastable State Ising Model Triangular Lattice Spontaneous Magnetization 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Advanced Structures, Processes and Engineered Materials CenterSkolkovo Institute of Science and TechnologySkolkovoRussia

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