Fermion Oceans

  • R. A. Guyer
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 257)


Fermion oceans are neutral, self bound fermi liquid films; they are present in the systems described at this workshop by Godfrin, Hallock, Laheurte, Saunders, etc.(1). These self bound films stand in contrast to the charged, unbound fermi gases, the fermion atmospheres, that are present in the systems described at this workshop by Leiderer, Dahm, Platzmann, Lea, etc.(2).


Thermodynamic Quantity Areal Density Single Particle State Fluid Film Single Particle Energy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. A. Guyer
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  1. 1.Department of Physics and AstronomyUniversity of MassachusettsAmherstUSA

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