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## Galilean invariance

*W. David McComb*

### in Homogeneous, Isotropic Turbulence: Phenomenology, Renormalization and Statistical Closures

- Published in print:
- 2014
- Published Online:
- April 2014
- ISBN:
- 9780199689385
- eISBN:
- 9780191768255
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689385.003.0005
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This chapter is motivated by two specific considerations. The first of these is the idea which emerged in the late 1970s that vertex renormalization of the NSE was constrained by the requirement of ... More

## Effective Theory Of Superfluidity

*VOLOVIK GRIGORY E.*

### in The Universe in a Helium Droplet

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199564842
- eISBN:
- 9780191709906
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199564842.003.0004
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This chapter discusses how the effective theory incorporates the low-energy dynamics of the superfluid vacuum and the dynamics of the system of quasiparticles in Bose liquids. The effective theory of ... More

## Origins of relativity

*George Jaroszkiewicz*

### in Images of Time: Mind, Science, Reality

- Published in print:
- 2016
- Published Online:
- January 2016
- ISBN:
- 9780198718062
- eISBN:
- 9780191787553
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718062.003.0016
- Subject:
- Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This chapter discusses inertial frames, the speed of light, Maxwell‘s equations, and Galilean transformations, as they were understood before the advent of special relativity. It discusses the ... More

## Gluing Solutions

*Philip Isett*

### in Hölder Continuous Euler Flows in Three Dimensions with Compact Support in Time

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691174822
- eISBN:
- 9781400885428
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691174822.003.0012
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Computational Mathematics / Optimization

This chapter deals with the gluing of solutions and the relevant theorem (Theorem 12.1), which states the condition for a Hölder continuous solution to exist. By taking a Galilean transformation if ... More

## Newton’s Three Laws

*Peter Mann*

### in Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Dynamics

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- August 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780198822370
- eISBN:
- 9780191861253
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198822370.003.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This chapter introduces Newton’s laws, the Newtonian formulation of mechanics and key concepts such as configuration space and phase space for later development. In 1687, the natural philosopher Sir ... More

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