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Bose-Condensation in External Potentials

Mathematical Physics & Probability

Speaker: Valentin Zagrebnov, Université de la Méditerranée & Centre de Physique Théorique
Location: 1147 MSB
Start time: Wed, May 14 2008, 4:10PM

Whether there is Bose-Einstein Condensation (BEC) in the presence of external potentials ? In general answer is negative. I give review the cases when it is positive, including the random potentials, traps and magnetic fields.