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dc.contributor.author Cellai, Davide
dc.contributor.author Fima, Andrzej Z
dc.contributor.author Lawlor, Aonghus
dc.contributor.author Dawson, Kenneth A
dc.date.accessioned 2017-02-22T11:48:19Z
dc.date.available 2017-02-22T11:48:19Z
dc.date.issued 2011
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/5548
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract Glass-forming liquids have been extensively studied in recent decades, but there is still no theory that fully describes these systems, and the diversity of treatments is in itself a barrier to understanding. Here we introduce a new simple model that (possessing both liquid-crystal and glass transition) unifies different approaches, producing most of the phenomena associated with real glasses, without loss of the simplicity that theorists require. Within the model we calculate energy relaxation, nonexponential slowing phenomena, the Kauzmann temperature, and other classical signatures. Moreover, the model reproduces a subdiffusive exponent observed in experiments of dense systems. The simplicity of the model allows us to identify the microscopic origin of glassification, leaving open the possibility for theorists to make further progress. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher AIP Publishing en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries The Journal of Chemical Physics;134, 114503
dc.relation.uri http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3561657
dc.relation.uri http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3561657
dc.rights Copyright (2011) American Institute of Physics. This article may be downloaded for personal use only. Any other use requires prior permission of the author and the American Institute of Physics The following article " Lattice Model of Glasses" appeared in The Journal of Chemical Physics, 134, 114503 and may be found at http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3561657 en_US
dc.subject glass forming liquids en_US
dc.title Lattice model of glasses en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.date.updated 2017-02-22T11:37:32Z
dc.description.version PUBLISHED
dc.identifier.doi 10.1063/1.3561657
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 1402833
dc.internal.copyrightchecked Yes
dc.identifier.journaltitle The Journal of Chemical Physics
dc.description.status peer-reviewed


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