We discuss the problem of critical slowing-down (CSD) in Monte Carlo simulations, and review recent progress in devising collective-mode algorithms that reduce or eliminate CSD. Emphasis is on cluster and embedding algorithms; multigrid and Fourier acceleration are also discussed briefly.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||13|
|Journal||Nuclear Physics B (Proceedings Supplements)|
|State||Published - May 20 1991|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
- Nuclear and High Energy Physics