Motion of Ions in Normal and Superfluid 3He

  • Juhani Kurkijärvi
  • Alexander L. Fetter


We discuss the drag force on an ion in low temperature 3He in the normal state and in the superfluid state. We give numerical results for the nonlinear high velocity regime of the mobility in the superfluid B phase in the elastic scattering approximation.


Drag Force Elastic Scattering Golden Rule Inelastic Effect Superfluid Phase 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • Juhani Kurkijärvi
    • 1
  • Alexander L. Fetter
    • 2
  1. 1.Research Institute for Theoretical PhysicsUniversity of HelsinkiHelsinkiFinland
  2. 2.Institute of Theoretical Physics, Department of PhysicsStanford UniversityStanfordUSA

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