### Abstract

The structure of hard rod-disk mixtures is studied using Monte Carlo simulations and integral equation theory, for a range of densities in the isotropic phase. By extension of methods used in single component fluids, the pair correlation functions of the molecules are calculated and comparisons between simulation and integral equation theory, using a number of different closure relations, are made. Comparison is also made for thermodynamic data and phase behavior.

Original language | English |
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Article number | 011202 |

Number of pages | 8 |

Journal | Physical Review E: Statistical Physics, Plasmas, Fluids, and Related Interdisciplinary Topics |

Volume | 77 |

Issue number | 1 |

Publication status | Published - Jan 2008 |

### Keywords

- theory
- phase behavior
- molecular liquid
- hard
- equation theory
- integral equation
- mixture
- liquid
- structure
- equation
- simulation
- isotropic phase
- integral
- pair correlation
- molecular

## Cite this

Cheung, D., Anton, L., Allen, M. P., & Masters, A. J. (2008). Structure of molecular liquids: hard rod-disk mixtures.

*Physical Review E: Statistical Physics, Plasmas, Fluids, and Related Interdisciplinary Topics*,*77*(1), [011202].