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Role of multicritical points in addressing some key problems concerning condensed matter science

Kumar, A (1994) Role of multicritical points in addressing some key problems concerning condensed matter science. In: Current Science (Bangalore), 67 (11). pp. 836-838.

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Abstract

We illustrate the potential of using higher order critical points in the deeper understanding of several interesting problems of condensed matter science, e.g. critical adsorption, finite size effects, morphology of critical fluctuations, reversible aggregation of colloids, dynamics of the ordering process, etc.

Item Type: Journal Article
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Department/Centre: Division of Physical & Mathematical Sciences > Physics
Date Deposited: 13 Apr 2011 11:38
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2011 11:38
URI: http://eprints.iisc.ernet.in/id/eprint/36790

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