Communications in Mathematical Sciences

Volume 2 (2004)

Supp. 1

Supplemental Issue 1

Macroscopic limits of the Becker-Döring equations

Pages: 85 – 92



Barbara Niethammer (Institut für Mathematik, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Germany)


We review the derivation of macroscopic limits of the Becker-Döring equations. We show that those limits have the structure of a gradient flow even though the Becker-Döring equations themselves do not allow for such an interpretation.

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