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Lattice model completely constrained by boundary data

I am dealing with a lattice model that has the peculiar property that if I specify all the spins on the boundary, by local conservation laws, the whole lattice configuration (throughout the whole ...
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Why do regular lattice elements heat up faster?

For example iron. A metal spoon heats up much quicker than a wooden/plastic one. Why?