The thermodynamic limit for a crystal

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Consider a crystal with nucleii fixed at the lattice points in Ω⊂ℝ3, interacting by Coulomb forces with quantized electrons in Ω. We prove that the pressure tends to a limit as Ω grows infinitely large.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)289-311
Number of pages23
JournalCommunications In Mathematical Physics
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1985

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • Mathematical Physics


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