• A new formalism for the statistical dynamics of vector spin systems

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      Relaxational dynamics; vector Heisenberg model; Fokker-Planck equation; mean field approximation

    • Abstract

       

      The relaxational dynamics of a classical vector Heisenberg spin system is studied using the Fokker-Planck equation. To calculate the eigenvalues of the Fokker-Planck operator, a new approach is introduced. In this connection, a number space repesentation is introduced, which enables us to visualize the eigenvalue structure of the Fokker-Planck operator. The mean field approximation is derived and a systematic method to improve the mean field approximation is presented.

    • Author Affiliations

       

      Kamlesh Kumari1 Deepak Kumar1 2

      1. Department of Physics, University of Roorkee, Roorkee - 247 667, India
      2. School of Physical Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi - 110067, India
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  • Pramana – Journal of Physics | News

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