Finite size scaling for homogeneous pinning models

Abstract : Pinning models are built from discrete renewal sequences by rewarding (or penalizing) the trajectories according to their number of renewal epochs up to time $N$, and $N$ is then sent to infinity. They are statistical mechanics models to which a lot of attention has been paid both because they are very relevant for applications and because of their {\sl exactly solvable character}, while displaying a non-trivial phase transition (in fact, a localization transition). The order of the transition depends on the tail of the inter-arrival law of the underlying renewal and the transition is continuous when such a tail is sufficiently heavy: this is the case on which we will focus. The main purpose of this work is to give a mathematical treatment of the {\sl finite size scaling limit} of pinning models, namely studying the limit (in law) of the process close to criticality when the system size is proportional to the correlation length.
Type de document :
Pré-publication, Document de travail
2009
Liste complète des métadonnées

Littérature citée [20 références]  Voir  Masquer  Télécharger

https://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/hal-00245242
Contributeur : Julien Sohier <>
Soumis le : mardi 7 avril 2009 - 12:11:19
Dernière modification le : lundi 29 mai 2017 - 14:21:38
Document(s) archivé(s) le : mercredi 22 septembre 2010 - 12:10:20

Fichiers

FiniteSizeScaling.pdf
Fichiers produits par l'(les) auteur(s)

Identifiants

  • HAL Id : hal-00245242, version 2
  • ARXIV : 0802.1040

Collections

INSMI | UPMC | USPC | PMA

Citation

Julien Sohier. Finite size scaling for homogeneous pinning models. 2009. 〈hal-00245242v2〉

Partager

Métriques

Consultations de la notice

83

Téléchargements de fichiers

36