# Mathematical theory of non-uniform gases- 3/ed.

Material type: TextPublication details: New York Cambridge University Press 1995Edition: 3rdDescription: xxiv, 423 pISBN: 9780521408448Subject(s): PhysicsLOC classification: QC175Item type | Current library | Collection | Shelving location | Call number | Status | Notes | Barcode | Date due |
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Book | International Centre for Theoretical Sciences | Physics | Rack No 11 | QC 175 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) | Available | Billno: 51036 ; Billdate: 30.06.2022 | 02545 |

1. Vectors and tensors;

2. Properties of a gas: definitions and theorems;

3. The equations of Boltzmann and Maxwell;

4. Boltzmann's H-theorem and the Maxwellian velocity-distribution;

5. The free path, the collision-frequency and persistence of velocities;

6. Elementary theories of the transport phenomena;

7. The non-uniform state for a simple gas;

8. The non-uniform state for a binary gas-mixture;

9. Viscosity, thermal conduction, and diffusion: general expressions;

10. Viscosity, thermal conduction, and diffusion: theoretical formulae for special molecular models;

11. Molecules with internal energy;

12. Viscosity: comparison of theory with experiment;

13. Thermal conductivity: comparison of theory with experiment;

14. Diffusion: comparison of theory with experiment;

15. The third approximation to the velocity-distribution function;

16. Dense gases;

17. Quantum theory and the transport phenomena;

18. Multiple gas mixtures;

19. Electromagnetic phenomena in ionized gases;

Historical summary;

Name index;

Subject index; References to numerical data for particular gases.

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