# Self-averaging of kinetic models for waves in random media

@article{Bal2007SelfaveragingOK, title={Self-averaging of kinetic models for waves in random media}, author={Guillaume Bal and Olivier Pinaud}, journal={Kinetic and Related Models}, year={2007}, volume={1}, pages={85-100} }

Kinetic equations are often appropriate to model the energy density
of high frequency waves propagating in highly heterogeneous media.
The limitations of the kinetic model are quantified by the
statistical instability of the wave energy density, i.e., by its
sensitivity to changes in the realization of the underlying
heterogeneous medium modeled as a random medium. In the simplified
Ito-Schrodinger regime of wave propagation, we obtain optimal
estimates for the statistical…

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