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Thermodynamics of integrable systems

Grant number: 11/14305-2
Support type:Scholarships in Brazil - Master
Effective date (Start): March 01, 2012
Effective date (End): January 31, 2014
Field of knowledge:Physical Sciences and Mathematics - Physics
Principal researcher:Giuliano Augustus Pavan Ribeiro
Grantee:Thiago Silva Tavares
Home Institution: Centro de Ciências Exatas e de Tecnologia (CCET). Universidade Federal de São Carlos (UFSCAR). São Carlos , SP, Brazil

Abstract

The purpose of this project is to study the thermodynamical properties of quantum integrable models, as the anisotropic Heisenberg chain with generalized interaction (which resembles the Dzyaloshinski-Moryia interaction) and its high-spin extension. Recently systems of similar nature have been used to describe experimental results of quasi-unidimensional spin chains. We plan to use the quantum transfer matrix approach in order to obtain a closed set of non-linear integral equations for the thermodynamics.

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