## Brownian Motion: Fluctuations, Dynamics, and Applications

*Robert M. Mazo*

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199556441
- eISBN:
- 9780191705625
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199556441.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Brownian motion is the incessant motion of small particles immersed in an ambient medium. It is due to fluctuations in the motion of the medium particles on the molecular scale. The name has been ... More

## The Theory of Open Quantum Systems

*Heinz-Peter Breuer and Francesco Petruccione*

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199213900
- eISBN:
- 9780191706349
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213900.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This book treats the central physical concepts and mathematical techniques used to investigate the dynamics of open quantum systems. To provide a self-contained presentation, the text begins with a ... More

## Kinetic Theory of Granular Gases

*Nikolai V. Brilliantov and Thorsten Pöschel*

- Published in print:
- 2004
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780198530381
- eISBN:
- 9780191713057
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198530381.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Kinetic Theory of Granular Gases provides an introduction to the rapidly developing theory of dissipative gas dynamics — a theory which has mainly evolved over the last decade. The book ... More

## Large Deviations for Empirical Cycle Counts of Integer Partitions and Their Relation to Systems of Bosons

*Stefan Adams*

### in Analysis and Stochastics of Growth Processes and Interface Models

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- September 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780199239252
- eISBN:
- 9780191716911
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239252.003.0007
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics, Analysis

Motivated by the Bose gas, this chapter introduces certain combinatorial structures. It analyses the asymptotic behaviour of empirical shape measures and of empirical path measures of N Brownian ... More

## Interacting Brownian Motions and the Gross-Pitaevskii Formula

*Stefan Adams and Wolfgang König*

### in Analysis and Stochastics of Growth Processes and Interface Models

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- September 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780199239252
- eISBN:
- 9780191716911
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239252.003.0008
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics, Analysis

Bose–Einstein condensation predicts that, under certain conditions (in particular extremely low temperature), all particles will condense into one state. Some of the physical background is surveyed ... More

## BROWNIAN ROUGH PATHS

*Terry Lyons and Zhongmin Qian*

### in System Control and Rough Paths

- Published in print:
- 2002
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198506485
- eISBN:
- 9780191709395
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198506485.003.0004
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

This chapter proves that the dyadic polygonal approximations to a Brownian paths, with probability 1, a Cauchy sequence of rough paths, and in this way, the chapter proves a result first established ... More

## Numerical Simulation Of Microflows And Nanoflows

*Narayan R. Aluru and George Em Karniadakis*

### in Micro/Nano Technology Systems for Biomedical Applications: Microfluidics, Optics, and Surface Chemistry

- Published in print:
- 2010
- Published Online:
- September 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199219698
- eISBN:
- 9780191594229
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199219698.003.0003
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Mathematical Biology

In this chapter we review recent advances in numerical simulation of micro and nanoflows. For coarse-grained simulation of microfuidics, we present an overview of Lattice Boltzmann, Brownian ... More

## T. N. Thiele's contributions to statistics 77

*A. Hald*

### in Thiele: Pioneer in Statistics

- Published in print:
- 2002
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198509721
- eISBN:
- 9780191709197
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198509721.003.0005
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

This chapter presents a reprint of Hald (1981), containing a detailed discussion of Thiele's contributions to statistics and a brief summary of some of his contributions to other areas. Topics ... More

## Phylogenomic Expression Analysis between Duplicate Genes

*Xun Gu*

### in Statistical Theory and Methods for Evolutionary Genomics

- Published in print:
- 2010
- Published Online:
- January 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780199213269
- eISBN:
- 9780191594762
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213269.003.0005
- Subject:
- Biology, Biomathematics / Statistics and Data Analysis / Complexity Studies

Microarray technology can simultaneously monitor the expression levels of thousands of genes across many experimental conditions or treatments, providing us with unique opportunities to investigate ... More

## Random Fractals

*Peter Mörters*

### in New Perspectives in Stochastic Geometry

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- February 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199232574
- eISBN:
- 9780191716393
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199232574.003.0008
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Geometry / Topology

This chapter expounds the theory of random fractals, using tree representation as a unifying principle. Applications to the fine structure of Brownian motion are discussed.