Influence of diffusion on models for nonequilibrium wetting.

  title={Influence of diffusion on models for nonequilibrium wetting.},
  author={S. R{\"o}{\ss}ner and Haye Hinrichsen},
  journal={Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics},
  volume={74 4 Pt 1},
  • S. Rößner, H. Hinrichsen
  • Published 30 May 2006
  • Materials Science
  • Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics
It is shown that the critical properties of a recently studied model for nonequilibrium wetting are robust if one extends the dynamic rules by single-particle diffusion on terraces of the wetting layer. Examining the behavior at the critical point and along the phase transition line, we identify a special point in the phase diagram where detailed balance of the dynamical processes is partially broken. 
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