# Coherent multiple scattering in disordered media

@article{Akkermans2001CoherentMS, title={Coherent multiple scattering in disordered media}, author={Eric Akkermans and G. Montambaux}, journal={arXiv: Mesoscale and Nanoscale Physics}, year={2001}, pages={29-52} }

These notes contain a rapid overview of the methods and results obtained in the field of propagation of waves in disordered media. The case of Schrodinger and Helmholtz equations are considered that describe respectively electrons in metals and scalar electromagnetic waves. The assumptions on the nature of disorder are discussed and perturbation methods in the weak disorder limit are presented. A central quantity, namely the probability of quantum diffusion is defined and calculated in the same…

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