Education Prize Logo
Science SPORE Prize
November 2011

NSF Logo
The Open Source Physics Project is supported by NSF DUE-0442581.

STP Ising Antiferromagnet Square Lattice Program Documents

This material has 3 associated documents. Select a document title to view a document's information.

Main Document

STP Ising Antiferromagnet Square Lattice Program 

written by Harvey Gould, Jan Tobochnik, Wolfgang Christian, and Anne Cox

The STP IsingAntiferromagnetSquareLattice program is a Monte Carlo simulation of the antiferromagnetic Ising model on a square lattice in equilibrium with a heat bath at temperature T where the spin interaction J is negative (antiferromagnetic Ising model). The default is a lattice of linear dimension L=32 (for a total of N=L^2 spins) with no external field and heat bath temperature T=2.269.

STP IsingAntiferromagnetSquareLattice is part of a suite of Open Source Physics programs that model aspects of Statistical and Thermal Physics (STP). The program is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive. Double clicking the stp_IsingAntiferromagnetSquareLattice.jar file will run the program if Java is installed on your computer. Additional programs can be found by searching ComPADRE for Open Source Physics, STP, or Statistical and Thermal Physics.

Last Modified February 17, 2009

Supplemental Documents (2)

STP IsingAntiferromagneticSquareLattice Documentation 

A pdf document that briefly describes the STP Ising Antiferromagnetic Square Lattice program. It describes how to use the stp_IsingAntiferromagneticSquareLattice.jar file and contains short tutorial exercises for use with the program.

Published February 17, 2009
Last Modified February 17, 2009

STP IsingAntiferromagneticSquareLattice Distribution 

The materials distributed in this zip file are in support of the STP Ising Antiferromagnetic Square Lattice program. This distribution contains the program, documentation and exercises.

Published February 17, 2009
Last Modified February 17, 2009

The OSP Network:
Open Source Physics - Tracker - EJS Modeling
Physlet Physics
Physlet Quantum Physics