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Controlled disorder -- scientists find way to form random molecular patterns
Date:11/30/2011

r rhombus tilings with varying degrees of orderliness some very random, some very ordered can be achieved by varying the conditions of the experiment in which they are created.

The achievement is all the more remarkable considering the range of experimental conditions in which this can be achieved is extremely narrow, requiring the scientists to achieve a delicate balance between energy and entropy the subjects of the first and second laws of thermodynamics, some of the fundamental laws of physics and, in the case of entropy, are linked to order and disorder within a thermodynamic system.


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