Non-equilibrium theory of arrested spinodal decomposition.

  title={Non-equilibrium theory of arrested spinodal decomposition.},
  author={Jos{\'e} Manuel Olais-Govea and Leticia L{\'o}pez-Flores and Magdaleno Medina-Noyola},
  journal={The Journal of chemical physics},
  volume={143 17},
The non-equilibrium self-consistent generalized Langevin equation theory of irreversible relaxation [P. E. Ramŕez-González and M. Medina-Noyola, Phys. Rev. E 82, 061503 (2010); 82, 061504 (2010)] is applied to the description of the non-equilibrium processes involved in the spinodal decomposition of suddenly and deeply quenched simple liquids. For model liquids with hard-sphere plus attractive (Yukawa or square well) pair potential, the theory predicts that the spinodal curve, besides being the… 

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