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Derivation of the Euler equations from quantum dynamicsMathematical Physics & Probability
|Speaker: ||Bruno Nachtergaele, Mathematics, UC Davis|
|Location: ||693 Kerr|
|Start time: ||Tue, Dec 7 1999, 4:10PM|
In the hydrodynamic scaling limit the quantum dynamics of the particle density, velocity and energy density of a Fermi gas with
a short-range pair potential is given by the standard Euler
equations in which the pressure function is the one computed
from quantum statistical mechanics.
This is a preliminary report on joint work with H.T. Yau.