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Lecture Notes on Quantum Brownian Motion

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Lecture Notes on Quantum Brownian Motion
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Publisher: arXiv
Number of pages: 92

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Einstein's kinetic theory of the Brownian motion, based upon light water molecules continuously bombarding a heavy pollen, provided an explanation of diffusion from the Newtonian mechanics. Since the discovery of quantum mechanics it has been a challenge to verify the emergence of diffusion from the Schroedinger equation.

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