Beyond the Navier-Stokes Equation: Including Random Thermal Fluctuations

Zsolt I. Lázár, László P. Csernai, Sangyong Jeon, Joseph I. Kapusta, Iosif A. Lázár, Dénes Molnár

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Dissipation and fluctuation is analyzed in discretized systems with external and internal heat bath. Discretized and continuum dissipation and fluctuation theorems are derived for both cases. It is shown that the continuum limit of the internal heat bath case leads to the Navier-Stokes equation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)333-341
Number of pages9
JournalActa Physica Hungarica New Series Heavy Ion Physics
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1997

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This work is supported by the Research Council of Norway (programs for nuclear and particle physics, supercomputing and fl'ee projects).


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