Tricritical scaling laws in an anisotropic compressible Ising model

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Abstract

The critical and tricritical behaviour of an anisotropic compressible Ising model are analysed. The tricritical exponents depend upon the line along which the tricritical point is approached. Various scaling laws from the general scaling theory of tricritical points are examined in the context of the model and some discrepancies are pointed out. As a consequence, some of the general scaling relationships have to be modified.

Original languageEnglish
Article number005
Pages (from-to)1621-1630
Number of pages10
JournalJournal of Physics C: Solid State Physics
Volume7
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - 1974

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