Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.87.022122
Title: Classical heat transport in anharmonic molecular junctions: Exact solutions
Authors: Liu, S.
Agarwalla, B.K.
Wang, J.-S. 
Li, B. 
Issue Date: 19-Feb-2013
Citation: Liu, S., Agarwalla, B.K., Wang, J.-S., Li, B. (2013-02-19). Classical heat transport in anharmonic molecular junctions: Exact solutions. Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics 87 (2) : -. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.87.022122
Abstract: We study full counting statistics for classical heat transport through anharmonic or nonlinear molecular junctions formed by interacting oscillators. An analytical result of the steady-state heat flux for an overdamped anharmonic junction with arbitrary temperature bias is obtained. It is found that the thermal conductance can be expressed in terms of a temperature-dependent effective force constant. The role of anharmonicity is identified. We also give the general formula for the second cumulant of heat in steady state, as well as the average geometric heat flux when two system parameters are modulated adiabatically. We present an anharmonic example for which all cumulants for heat can be obtained exactly. For a bounded single oscillator model with mass we found that the cumulants are independent of the nonlinear potential. © 2013 American Physical Society.
Source Title: Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/95994
ISSN: 15393755
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.87.022122
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