Viscoelastic-electromagnetism and Hall viscosity

Yoshimasa Hidaka, Yuji Hirono, Taro Kimura, Yuki Minami

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Abstract

We introduce a kind of electromagnetism, which we call viscoelastic- electromagnetism, to investigate viscoelastic transport phenomena. It is shown that Cartan's formalism of general relativity is essential for viscoelastic theory, and then the corresponding electric and magnetic fields are regarded as a velocity gradient and a Burgers vector density, respectively. As an application of this formalism, the St?reda formula for the Hall viscosity is presented.

Original languageEnglish
Article number013A02
JournalProgress of Theoretical and Experimental Physics
Volume2013
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Apr 24

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  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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