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Quantized Vortices in Helium II

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ISBN-10: 0521324009

ISBN-13: 9780521324007

Edition: 1991

Authors: Russell J. Donnelly, A. M. Goldman, P. V. E. McClintock, M. Springford

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Vortex waves have become a major preoccupation of workers in superfluidity. This book discusses the properties of quantized vortex lines in superfluid helium II in the light of research on vortices in modern fluid mechanics. The author begins with a review of classical fluid dynamics relevant to the main topics of the book. This is followed by a presentation of basic material on helium II and quantized vortices. The following chapters deal with various different aspects of the subject including vortex dynamics and mutual friction, the structure of quantized vortices, vortex arrays, and vortex waves. The book concludes with an introduction to two currently active topics, namely superfluid…    
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Book details

List price: $169.99
Copyright year: 1991
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 3/7/1991
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 368
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Preface
Background on classical vortices
Background on liquid helium II
Vortex dynamics and mutual friction
The structure of quantized vortices
Vortex arrays
Vortex waves
Quantum turbulence
Nucleation of quantized vortices
Index