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The STP IsingMeanFieldSolution program uses Newton's method to calculate solutions to the mean-field approximation to the equation of state of the Ising model. The program also displays the free energy as a function of the magnetization m for given values of T and the magnetic field H. The default is a temperature T = 1, the number of nearest neighbors q = 4, and there is no external field.
STP IsingMeanFieldSolution 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_IsingMeanFieldSolution.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.
Please note that this resource requires
at least version 1.5 of
STP Ising Mean-Field Solution Documentation
A pdf document that briefly describes the STP IsingMeanFieldSolution program. It describes how to use the stp_IsingMeanFieldSolution.jar file and contains short tutorial exercises for use with the jar file. download 114kb .pdf
Published: March 3, 2009
STP Ising Mean-Field Solution Distribution
The materials distributed in this zip file are in support of the STP IsingMeanFieldSolution program. This distribution contains the program, documentation, and exercises. download 522kb .zip
Published: March 3, 2009
H. Gould, J. Tobochnik, W. Christian, and A. Cox, Computer Program STP ISING MEAN-FIELD SOLUTION PROGRAM (2009), WWW Document, (http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8625&DocID=999).
Gould, H., Tobochnik, J., Christian, W., & Cox, A. (2009). STP Ising Mean-Field Solution Program [Computer software]. Retrieved July 29, 2016, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8625&DocID=999
Gould, Harvey, Jan Tobochnik, Wolfgang Christian, and Anne Cox. STP Ising Mean-Field Solution Program. Computer software. 2009. Java 1.5. 29 July 2016 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=8625&DocID=999>.
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