Hydrodynamic Fluctuations, Broken Symmetry, And Correlation Functions: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Hydrodynamic Fluctuations, Broken Symmetry, And Correlation Functions

1st Edition

By Dieter Forster

CRC Press

352 pages

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From the Preface:"The purpose of this book is to present and apply a language and to discuss methods which make it very convenient to exploit such analogies, and which are uniquely suited to describe and explain non-equilibrium phenomena in a rich variety of many-particle systems: the language of time correlation functions and linear response theory."

Table of Contents

* Publishers Foreword * Editors Foreword * Introduction * A Simple ExampleSpin Diffusion * Formal Properties of Correlation Functions * The Normal Fluid * The Memory Function Formalism * Brownian Motion * Broken Symmetry * Hydrodynamic Spin Waves in Ferromagnets * Hydrodynamic Spin Waves in Antiferromagnets * Superfluids * Nematic Liquid Crystals * Superconductors

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MAT000000
MATHEMATICS / General