Homogeneous Boltzmann Equation in Quantum Relativistic Kinetic Theory

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Homogeneous Boltzmann Equation in Quantum Relativistic Kinetic Theory

Publisher: American Mathematical Society
Number of pages: 85

We consider some mathematical questions about Boltzmann equations for quantum particles, relativistic or non relativistic. Relevant particular cases such as Bose, Bose-Fermi, and photon-electron gases are studied. We also consider some simplifications such as the isotropy of the distribution functions and the asymptotic limits.

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