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Dynamics of Colloidal Dispersions via Lattice-Gas Models of an Incompressible Fluid

  • A. J. C. Ladd
  • D. Frenkel
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 46)

Abstract

Progress in applying lattice-gas models to the simulation of colloidal dispersions is described. A new set of collision rules for the four-dimensional face-centered-hypercubic lattice, which lead to an exactly isotropic viscosity and which can be implemented with a small table lookup, have been developed. However, they are only suitable for low Reynolds number flows. A new implementation of a constant-velocity boundary condition for lattice-gas models is described.

Keywords

Local Velocity Colloidal Dispersion Viscosity Tensor Collision Rule Local Equilibrium Distribution 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. J. C. Ladd
    • 1
  • D. Frenkel
    • 2
  1. 1.Lawrence Livermore National LaboratoryLivermoreUSA
  2. 2.F.O.M. Institute for Atomic and Molecular PhysicsDB AmsterdamThe Netherlands

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