We consider a class of d-dimensional Gaussian lattice field which is known as a model of semi-flexible membrane. We study the free energy of the model with external potentials and show the following: (1) We consider the model with δ-pinning and prove that the field is always localized when d≥4. (2) Consider the model confined between two hard walls. We give asymptotics of the free energy as the height of the wall goes to infinity.
- Gaussian field
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
- Mathematical Physics