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To V or not to V

Finding a parameter that can accurately identify the order–disorder phase transition, especially for complex physical systems with high-dimensional configurational space, is a challenging task. Recent work proposes a machine learning approach to effectively tackle this challenge.

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Fig. 1: The VAE-based order parameter.


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van Nieuwenburg, E. To V or not to V. Nat Comput Sci 1, 644–645 (2021).

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