Stripe systems with competing interactions on quasi-one dimensional periodic substrates.

  title={Stripe systems with competing interactions on quasi-one dimensional periodic substrates.},
  author={Danielle McDermott and Cynthia J Olson Reichhardt and C. J. O. Reichhardt},
  journal={Soft matter},
  volume={10 33},
We numerically examine the two-dimensional ordering of a stripe forming system of particles with competing long-range repulsion and short-range attraction in the presence of a quasi-one-dimensional corrugated substrate. As a function of increasing substrate strength or period we show that a remarkable variety of distinct orderings can be realized, including modulated stripes, prolate clump phases, two dimensional ordered kink structures, crystalline void phases, and smectic phases. Additionally… 

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