From discrete velocity boltzmann equations to gas dynamics before shocks

Florent Berthelin, Athanasios Tzavaras, Alexis Vasseur*

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Abstract

This article is devoted to the proof of the hydrodynamic limit for a discrete velocity Boltzmann equation before appearance of shocks in the limit system.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)153-173
Number of pages21
JournalJournal of Statistical Physics
Volume135
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 1 2009

Keywords

  • Discrete Boltzmann equations
  • Entropy methods
  • Gas dynamics
  • Hydrodynamic limit

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • Mathematical Physics

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