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Mathematical Physics Seminar

A second look at the Kurth solution of the Vlasov-Poisson system

Markus Kunze - University of Cologne 

Location:  Hill 705
Date & time: Thursday, 12 September 2019 at 12:00PM - 1:00PM

Abstract:  There is one particular (semi-)explicit solution of the gravitational Vlasov-Poisson solution that has been found by Kurth in 1978. We will revisit this solution and interpret some of its key features in geometric terms.

THERE WILL BE A BROWN BAG LUNCH