Collapse of random surfaces in the connected plaquettes model

Hal Tasaki, Takashi Hara

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Abstract

Critical phenomena in a simple stochastic geometric model of random surfaces are studied. We find that, at the critical point, the characteristic area remains finite while the susceptibility diverges. Therefore, random surfaces collapse into branched polymers in the scaling limit.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)115-118
Number of pages4
JournalPhysics Letters A
Volume112
Issue number3-4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 21 1985
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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