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Extent of validity of the hydrodynamic description of ions in dense plasmas.

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We show that the hydrodynamic description can be applied to modeling the ionic response in dense plasmas for a wide range of length scales that are experimentally accessible. Using numerical simulations for the Yukawa model, we find that the maximum wave number k(max) at which the hydrodynamic description applies is independent of the coupling strength, given by k(max)λ(s)≃0.43, where λ(s) is the ionic screening length. Our results show that the hydrodynamic description can be used for interp...

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10.1103/physreve.83.015401

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Physics
Sub department:
Atomic & Laser Physics
Role:
Author
Journal:
Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics
Volume:
83
Issue:
1 Pt 2
Pages:
015401
Publication date:
2011-01-01
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EISSN:
1550-2376
ISSN:
1539-3755
Source identifiers:
120358
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:120358
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uuid:7bfa41b5-381a-4f5e-ab11-9fea40789c86
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pubs:120358
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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