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Size-effects on the surface tension near the critical point Monte Carlo simulations of the Lennard-Jones fluid

Abstract : We report Monte Carlo (MC) simulations of the Lennard-Jones (LJ) fluid at the liquid-vapor interface in the critical region. A slab-based tail method is associated with the MC simulations to approach as close as possible the critical point (T∗=0.98TC ∗). We investigate then the impact of system-sizes on the surface tension and coexisting densities by considering very large box dimensions for which the surface tension is independent of system-sizes at low temperatures.
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F. Goujon, Aziz Ghoufi, P. Malfreyt. Size-effects on the surface tension near the critical point Monte Carlo simulations of the Lennard-Jones fluid. Chemical Physics Letters, Elsevier, 2018, 694, pp.60-64. ⟨10.1016/j.cplett.2018.01.046⟩. ⟨hal-01739980⟩

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