Hyperuniformity order metric of Barlow packings.

  title={Hyperuniformity order metric of Barlow packings.},
  author={T. M. Middlemas and Frank H. Stillinger and Salvatore Torquato},
  journal={Physical review. E},
  volume={99 2-1},
The concept of hyperuniformity has been a useful tool in the study of density fluctuations at large length scales in systems ranging across the natural and mathematical sciences. One can rank a large class of hyperuniform systems by their ability to suppress long-range density fluctuations through the use of a hyperuniformity order metric Λ[over ¯]. We apply this order metric to the Barlow packings, which are the infinitely degenerate densest packings of identical rigid spheres that are… Expand
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