Lancaster, David J. (2004) Two combinatorial models with identical statics yet different dynamics. Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General, 37 (4). pp. 1125-1143. ISSN 0305-4470Full text not available from this repository.
Motivated by the problem of sorting, we introduce two simple combinatorial models with distinct Hamiltonians yet identical spectra (and hence partition function) and show that the local dynamics of these models is very different. After a deep quench, one model slowly relaxes to the sorted state whereas the other model becomes blocked by the presence of stable local minima.
|Additional Information:||Online ISSN 1361-6447|
|Subjects:||University of Westminster > Science and Technology > Electronics and Computer Science, School of (No longer in use)|
|Depositing User:||Miss Nina Watts|
|Date Deposited:||27 Jun 2006|
|Last Modified:||19 Oct 2009 14:01|
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