Temperature and Disorder Chaos in Three-Dimensional Ising Spin Glasses Academic Article uri icon


  • We study the effects of small temperature as well as disorder perturbations on the equilibrium state of three-dimensional Ising spin glasses via an alternate scaling ansatz. By using Monte Carlo simulations, we show that temperature and disorder perturbations yield chaotic changes in the equilibrium state and that temperature chaos is considerably harder to observe than disorder chaos.

author list (cited authors)

  • Katzgraber, H. G., & Krza̧kała, F.

citation count

  • 48

publication date

  • January 2007