Mean – Field and Nonlinear Dynamics in Many – Body Quantum Systems

@inproceedings{Manfredi1998MeanF,
  title={Mean – Field and Nonlinear Dynamics in Many – Body Quantum Systems},
  author={Veronica Manfredi and Luca Salasnich},
  year={1998}
}
In this paper we discuss in detail the nonlinear equations of the mean–field approximation and their connection to the exact many–body Schrödinger equation. Then we analyze the mean–field approach and the nonlinear dynamics of a trapped condensate of weakly–interacting bosons.