A Lower Bound for the Number of Elastic Collisions

Krzysztof Burdzy, Mauricio Duarte

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We prove by example that the number of elastic collisions of n balls of equal mass and equal size in d-dimensional space can be greater than n 3 /27 for n≥ 3 and d≥ 2. The previously known lower bound was of order n 2 .

Idioma originalEnglish
PublicaciónCommunications in Mathematical Physics
DOI
EstadoPublished - 1 ene 2019

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Elastic collision
balls
elastic scattering
Lower bound
Ball

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  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • Mathematical Physics

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Resultado de la investigación: Article

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