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Statistical Complexity of the Coriolis Antipairing Effect

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Departamento de Física, Universidad Católica del Norte, Av. Angamos 0610, Antofagasta 1240000, Chile
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Departamento de Física, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad Nacional de La Pampa, CONICET, Av. Peru 151, Santa Rosa, La Pampa 6300, Argentina
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Instituto de Física La Plata–CCT-CONICET, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, C.C. 727, La Plata 1900, Argentina
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Social Thermodynamics Applied Research-École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne—SThAR-EPFL, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
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Entropy 2019, 21(6), 558; https://doi.org/10.3390/e21060558
Received: 22 April 2019 / Revised: 24 May 2019 / Accepted: 29 May 2019 / Published: 3 June 2019
(This article belongs to the Section Statistical Physics)
Using the entropic quantifier called statistical complexity, we investigate the interplay between (1) pairing interactions between fermions, can be viewed as analogous with superconductivity based on Cooper pairs; (2) rotations of the system as a whole around an axis; and (3) thermal excitations. Two different ordering processes are at work: alignment and pairing of two fermions to total spin zero. They compete among themselves and with thermal disorder. A complex physics ensues as a consequence. The existence of novel phenomena is revealed by the behavior of the statistical complexity. In particular, it is seen how order can arise out of disorder in originating high-temperature superconductivity. View Full-Text
Keywords: fermions; statistical complexity; exactly solvable many-body model; nuclear superconductivity fermions; statistical complexity; exactly solvable many-body model; nuclear superconductivity
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Pennini, F.; Plastino, A. Statistical Complexity of the Coriolis Antipairing Effect. Entropy 2019, 21, 558.

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