Computational aspects of simulating dynamically triangulated random surfaces

Published: 01-01-1990| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/56zgyy4k4c.1
Clive F. Baillie,
Desmond A. Johnston,
Roy D. Williams


Abstract We briefly outline string theory, explain how it is formulated discretely on a computer in terms of dynamically triangulated random surfaces, and describe a computer program that simulates such surfaces with extrinsic curvature embedded in arbitrary dimension. Title of program: STRING Catalogue Id: ABLV_v1_0 Nature of problem Computer simulation of sub-critical strings in high energy physics. Versions of this program held in the CPC repository in Mendeley Data ABLV_v1_0; STRING; 10.1016/0010-4655(90)90139-R This program has been imported from the CPC Program Library held at Queen's University Belfast (1969-2019)