Path integral study of the 4He wetting transition

Massimo Boninsegni, Milton W. Cole

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The 4He wetting transition on a Cs surface is for the first time studied by Path Integral Monte Carlo simulation. Numerical results for a system of 64 4He atoms are qualitatively consistent with a wetting transition at a temperature T ∼ 2 K.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)685-689
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Low Temperature Physics
Issue number1-2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1998

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • General Materials Science
  • Condensed Matter Physics


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