The Fermi-Pasta-Ulam Problem: A Status Report

The Fermi-Pasta-Ulam Problem: A Status Report

by Giovanni Gallavotti (Editor)

Paperback(Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2008)

Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Thursday, November 15

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783642092091
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date: 11/25/2010
Series: Lecture Notes in Physics , #728
Edition description: Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2008
Pages: 301
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

to FPU.- Dynamics of Oscillator Chains.- Role of Chaos for the Validity of Statistical Mechanics Laws: Diffusion and Conduction.- The Fermi—Pasta—Ulam Problem and the Metastability Perspective.- Resonance, Metastability and Blow up in FPU.- Center Manifold Theory in the Context of Infinite One-Dimensional Lattices.- Numerical Methods and Results in the FPU Problem.- An Integrable Approximation for the Fermi–Pasta–Ulam Lattice.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews