# Detailed procedures of numerical calculations in lattice models [closed]

I am looking for a reference to show me a detailed procedure of numerical calculation of a physical quantity of a lattice. I have knowledge of the physics part and I am able to find it.

My problem is reproducing the correct calculations to be sure that I am on the right track.

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They teach semester courses just to give students the foundation for this work, and the details depend a lot on the problem. Lattice QCD? Look and see if Peter LePage has a survey article. For other topics maybe someone else can help. – dmckee Oct 26 '11 at 20:51
As it stands, there isn't even a question here... – wsc Oct 27 '11 at 3:47
You'll hardly find something like this in the standard literature, since computer code is very boring to read. I'd suggest you find a standard Monte Carlo book and start with the Ising model in 1D and 2D for which analytical results are known (energy, correlation functions, magnetization, critical point in 2D, ...). – Gerben Oct 27 '11 at 6:11
Thanks dmckee. Profesor Peter LePage sent me an article of his which I working on that now. However, he refers to another method VEGAS algorithm which I have to find it. – Matrix Oct 30 '11 at 4:45
@Mousa: Could you elaborate a bit more what you are trying to calculate? Which property, which lattice, what have you already tried? As an introduction "Computational Physics: Problem Solving with Computers" by Rubin H. Landau might be helpful. For more specific algorithms there are other books or the original research papers. – Alexander Nov 2 '11 at 18:12