Topological Disorder in Condensed Matter [E-Book] : Proceedings of the Fifth Taniguchi International Symposium, Shimoda, Japan, November 2–5, 1982 / edited by Fumiko Yonezawa, Toshiyuki Ninomiya.
Ninomiya, Toshiyuki, (editor)
Yonezawa, Fumiko, (editor)
Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer, 1983
XII, 256 p. online resource.
Springer Series in Solid-State Sciences ; 46
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Table of Contents:
  • I Structural Aspects of Topological Disorder
  • Gauge Theory of Glass
  • Change in Space Curvature Relation to Order and Disorder in Amorphous Structures
  • Medium Range Order in Dense Random Packed Structure
  • Random Two-Dimensional Cellular Structures
  • Problems in a Digital Description of a Configuration of Atoms and Some Other Geometrical Topics in Physics
  • II Computer Simulations and Analyses
  • Computer Glass Transition
  • Atomic Structure and Electronic State of Metallic Glasses
  • III Some Aspects of Elementary Excitations
  • Topology, Geometry, Elementary Excitations and Physical Properties of Disordered Materials
  • Topological Disorder and Waves in a Dislocated Lattice
  • Path Integral Formulation of Quantum Propagation in a Dislocated Lattice
  • IV Statistical Properties in Two Dimensions
  • Order, Frustration, and Two-Dimensional Glass
  • Statistics of Two-Dimensional Amorphous Lattice and Some Applications
  • Ordering Processes in Frustrated Systems
  • Quantum Effects in Two-Dimensional X-Y Model
  • Dynamics of Topological Disorder: Brownian Motion with Geometrical Restriction
  • V Related Problems
  • Dislocation Model of Liquids—Basic Concepts and Phenomena Related to Atomic Motion
  • Macroscopic Response of Glassy Dielectrics: Long-Range Force and Local Randomness
  • Summary of the Conference
  • Index of Contributors.