Low Temperature Physics: 34, 388 (2008); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2911661 (4 pages)
Fizika Nizkikh Temperatur: Volume 34, Number 4-5 (April 2008), p. 484-488    ( to contents , go back )

Dynamical structure factor of two-dimensional electrons over a helium film

Patricia Cristina Venturini, Nelson Studart, and José Pedro Rino

Departamento de Física, Universidade Federal de São Carlos, 13565-905, São Carlos, São Paulo - Brazil
E-mail: studart@df.ufscar.br
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Received December 4, 2007


The dynamical structure factor of a two-dimensional electrons trapped to a helium film deposited on a solid substrate is determined through molecular dynamics simulations for different film thicknesses and two substrates. The phases of the system varying from the classical Wigner crystal to strong and intermediate- correlated electron liquid as well the influence of the film thickness and substrate are analyzed in the numerical experiments.

PACS: 73.90+f Other topics in electronic structure and electrical properties of surfaces, interfaces, thin films, and low-dimensional structures;
PACS: 61.20.Ja Computer simulation of liquid structure.

Key words: solid substrate, dynamical structure factor, helium film.

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