Quantum Chaos and Mesoscopic Systems: Mathematical Methods in the Quantum Signatures of Chaos

Quantum Chaos and Mesoscopic Systems: Mathematical Methods in the Quantum Signatures of Chaos

by N.E. Hurt

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Quantum Chaos and Mesoscopic Systems: Mathematical Methods in the Quantum Signatures of Chaos by N.E. Hurt

4. 2 Variance of Quantum Matrix Elements. 125 4. 3 Berry's Trick and the Hyperbolic Case 126 4. 4 Nonhyperbolic Case . . . . . . . 128 4. 5 Random Matrix Theory . . . . . 128 4. 6 Baker's Map and Other Systems 129 4. 7 Appendix: Baker's Map . . . . . 129 5 Error Terms 133 5. 1 Introduction. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 133 5. 2 The Riemann Zeta Function in Periodic Orbit Theory 135 5. 3 Form Factor for Primes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 137 5. 4 Error Terms in Periodic Orbit Theory: Co-compact Case. 138 5. 5 Binary Quadratic Forms as a Model . . . . . . . . . . . . 139 6 Co-Finite Model for Quantum Chaology 141 6. 1 Introduction. . . . . . . . 141 6. 2 Co-finite Models . . . . . 141 6. 3 Geodesic Triangle Spaces 144 6. 4 L-Functions. . . . . . . . 145 6. 5 Zelditch's Prime Geodesic Theorem. 146 6. 6 Zelditch's Pseudo Differential Operators 147 6. 7 Weyl's Law Generalized 148 6. 8 Equidistribution Theory . . . . . . . . . 150 7 Landau Levels and L-Functions 153 7. 1 Introduction. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 153 7. 2 Landau Model: Mechanics on the Plane and Sphere. 153 7. 3 Landau Model: Mechanics on the Half-Plane 155 7. 4 Selberg's Spectral Theorem . . . . . . . . . . . 157 7. 5 Pseudo Billiards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 158 7. 6 Landau Levels on a Compact Riemann Surface 159 7. 7 Automorphic Forms . . . . . 160 7. 8 Maass-Selberg Trace Formula 162 7. 9 Degeneracy by Selberg. . . . 163 7. 10 Hecke Operators . . . . . . . 163 7. 11 Selberg Trace Formula for Hecke Operators 167 7. 12 Eigenvalue Statistics on X . . . . 169 7. 13 Mesoscopic Devices. . . . . . . . 170 7. 14 Hall Conductance on Leaky Tori 170 7.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789048148110
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 12/06/2010
Series: Mathematics and Its Applications , #397
Edition description: Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 1997
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 6.69(w) x 9.61(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Signatures of Quantum Chaos. 2. Billiards: Polygonal and Others. 3. Quantum Transition Amplitudes. 4. Variance of Quantum Matrix Elements. 5. Error Terms. 6. Co-Finite Model for Quantum Chaology. 7. Landau Levels and L-Functions. 8. Wigner Time Delay. 9. Scattering Theory for Leaky Tori. 10. Dissolving Bound States. 11. Dissolving Eigenvalues. 12. Half-Integral Forms. 13. Isometric and Isospectral Manifolds. 14. Mesoscopic Structures. 15. References. Index.

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