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CNA Seminar/Colloquium/Joint Pitt-CNA Colloquium

Lei Wu
Carnegie Melllon University
Title: Geometric correction for diffusive expansion in neutron transport equation

Abstract: In this talk, we will discuss the diffusive limit of steady neutron transport equation. We can show the classical boundary layer theory breaks down due to intrinsic singularity. Also, we propose a new formulation of boundary layer by Milne problem with geometric correction.

Date: Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Time: 1:30 pm
Location: Wean Hall 7218
Submitted by:  Gautam Iyer