Semiconductors pp 333-341 | Cite as

Adaptive Methods for the Solution of the Wigner-Poisson System

  • Christian Ringhofer
Conference paper
Part of the The IMA Volumes in Mathematics and its Applications book series (IMA, volume 59)


A numerical method, based on spectral collocation, for the solution of the Wigner-Poisson system is presented. A numerical example is briefly discussed.




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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christian Ringhofer
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsArizona State UniversityTempeUSA

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