### Abstract

The Fokker-Planck equation μ∂f/∂x = α∂/∂μ [(1 - μ^{2})∂f/∂μ], describing particles undergoing elastic small angle collisions with infinitely massive scatterers in a slab, is solved in a variety of limits by analytic and numerical means.

Original language | English (US) |
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Pages (from-to) | 811-814 |

Number of pages | 4 |

Journal | Physics of Fluids |

Volume | 19 |

Issue number | 6 |

DOIs | |

State | Published - 1976 |

### ASJC Scopus subject areas

- Computational Mechanics
- Condensed Matter Physics
- Mechanics of Materials
- Mechanical Engineering
- Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes

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## Cite this

Stein, D., & Bernstein, I. B. (1976). Boundary value problem involving a simple Fokker-Planck equation.

*Physics of Fluids*,*19*(6), 811-814. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.861546