Entropy 2008, 10(3), 248-260; doi:10.3390/e10030248

Entropy and Ordering of Hard Rods in One Dimension

Università degli Studi di Messina, Dipartimento di Fisica, Contrada Papardo, 98166 Messina, Italy
Received: 31 July 2008; in revised form: 30 August 2008 / Accepted: 11 September 2008 / Published: 19 September 2008
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Abstract: We revisit the equilibrium properties of a classical one-dimensional system of hardcore particles in the framework provided by the multiparticle correlation expansion of the configurational entropy. The vanishing of the cumulative contribution of more-than-two-particle correlations to the excess entropy is put in relation with the onset of a solidlike behavior at high densities.
Keywords: Entropy; residual multiparticle entropy; hard rods; one dimension; Tonks gas

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Giaquinta, P.V. Entropy and Ordering of Hard Rods in One Dimension. Entropy 2008, 10, 248-260.

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Giaquinta, Paolo V. 2008. "Entropy and Ordering of Hard Rods in One Dimension." Entropy 10, no. 3: 248-260.

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