Archive for Rational Mechanics and Analysis

, Volume 158, Issue 3, pp 173–193

From the Boltzmann Equations¶to the Equations of¶Incompressible Fluid Mechanics, I

  • P.-L. Lions
  • N. Masmoudi

DOI: 10.1007/s002050100143

Cite this article as:
Lions, PL. & Masmoudi, N. Arch. Rational Mech. Anal. (2001) 158: 173. doi:10.1007/s002050100143

Abstract

We consider here the problem of deriving rigorously from Boltzmann's equation, globally in time and for general initial conditions, fluid mechanics equations such as the Navier-Stokes or Euler equations.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • P.-L. Lions
    • 1
  • N. Masmoudi
    • 1
  1. 1.CEREMADE¶UMR C.N.R.S. 7534¶Université Paris 9 – Dauphine¶Place du Maréchal de Lattre de Tassigny¶75775 Paris Cedex 16¶FranceFR