The BGK Equation as the Limit of an N-Particle System
Journal article, 2020

The spatially homogeneous BGK equation is obtained as the limit of a model of a many particle system, similar to Mark Kac’s charicature of the spatially homogeneous Boltzmann equation.

Kinetic theory

Particle system

BGK equation


Dawan Mustafa

University of Borås

Bernt Wennberg

University of Gothenburg

Chalmers, Mathematical Sciences

Journal of Statistical Physics

0022-4715 (ISSN) 1572-9613 (eISSN)

Vol. 181 2 715-737

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