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Silicon (Si)

Models of silicon

Stillinger-Weber model


Tersoff potential




Melting point

Yoo et al have calculated the melting point to be T_m \approx1540 \pm 50 ~\mathrm{K} at zeo pressure [4]

Polyamorphism in silicon

Silicon is a polyamorphic system. [5] [6] [7] [8]


Related reading