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Superdiffusion of Aerosols Emitted After Sneezing -- Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics Approach

@inproceedings{Sugimoto2021SuperdiffusionOA,
  title={Superdiffusion of Aerosols Emitted After Sneezing -- Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics Approach},
  author={Satoshi Sugimoto and Ken Umeno},
  year={2021}
}
We study a stochastic behavior of aerosols by the non-equilibrium statistical mechanics approach using the analytical approach of the Langevin equation. We firstly show that superdiffusion can possibly occur right after the emission, which may be attributed to the physical mechanism of the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. We also provide clear evidence of the least required distance to prevent infections occurred by aerosols. In particular, the required distance to prevent aerosol infections… 

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