Scaling Laws: Microscopic and Macroscopic Behavior

  • Raffaele Esposito
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Abstract

The relation between microscopic and macroscopic descriptions of many-particle systems is discussed in terms of scaling laws, following the Boltzmann original ideas. Models where a complete mathematical treatment is possible are outlined.

Keywords

Anisotropy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Raffaele Esposito
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Matematica Pura ed ApplicataUniversità degli Studi dell’AquilaItaly
  2. 2.Centro di Ricerche Linceo Interdisciplinare “Beniamino Segre”Italy

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