One- and two-component fluids: Restrictions from the second law

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What is common in granular materials and quantum mechanics? They can be regarded as weakly nonlocal fluids, with different microstructures and properties. What is the essence of the difference and from where does it come? This is investigated from a uniform thermodynamic point of view.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)418-426
Number of pages9
JournalPhysica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications
Issue number1-3
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1 2004
EventNews and Expectations in Thermostaistics - Villasimius (Cagliaria), Italy
Duration: Sep 21 2003Sep 28 2003



  • Granular media
  • Liu procedure
  • Madelung fluid
  • Non-equilibrium thermodynamics
  • Schrödinger equation
  • Weakly nonlocal continuum physics

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Condensed Matter Physics

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