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Abstract: In this work we discuss how to correctly obtain the number of degrees offreedom of a system constituted by n particles with fixed relative distancesand which are immerse in a three-dimensional space. As a result of ouranalysis, we develop expressions which yield the number of degrees of freedomof an analogous system, not only in three, but in any arbitrary number D ofdimensions.



Author: Jorge Bernal, Roberto Flowers-Cano, Adrian Carbajal-Dominguez

Source: https://arxiv.org/







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