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Development of a Kinetic Monte Carlo Code
Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Science and Technology, Physics, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Materials Theory.
2013 (English)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

A framework for constructing kinetic monte carlo (KMC) simulations of diffusive events on a lattice was developed. This code was then tested by running simulations of Fe adatom diffusion on graphene and graphene-boron nitride surfaces. The results from these simulations was then used to show that the modeled diffusion adheres to the laws of brownian motion and generates results similar to recent research findings.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2013. , 25 p.
Keyword [en]
kinetic monte carlo graphene boron nitride diffusion lattice kmc
National Category
Physical Sciences
URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-202711OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-202711DiVA: diva2:632911
Educational program
Bachelor Programme in Physics
2013-06-04, 09:00 (Swedish)
Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
Available from: 2013-07-03 Created: 2013-06-25 Last updated: 2013-07-03Bibliographically approved

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