### Abstract

The Fokker-Planck equation μ∂f/∂x = α∂/∂μ [(1 - μ ^{2})∂f/∂μ], describing particles undergoing elastic small angle collisions with infinitely massive scatterers in a slab, is solved in a variety of limits by analytic and numerical means.

Original language | English (US) |
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Pages (from-to) | 811-814 |

Number of pages | 4 |

Journal | Physics of Fluids |

Volume | 19 |

Issue number | 6 |

State | Published - 1976 |

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### ASJC Scopus subject areas

- Condensed Matter Physics
- Physics and Astronomy(all)
- Mechanics of Materials
- Computational Mechanics
- Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes

### Cite this

*Physics of Fluids*,

*19*(6), 811-814.

**Boundary value problem involving a simple Fokker-Planck equation.** / Stein, Daniel; Bernstein, Ira B.

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*Physics of Fluids*, vol. 19, no. 6, pp. 811-814.

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