The Fourier state of a dilute granular gas described by the inelastic Boltzmann equation

  title={The Fourier state of a dilute granular gas described by the inelastic Boltzmann equation},
  author={Jos{\'e} Javier Brey and Nagi Khalil and M. J. Ruiz-Montero},
  journal={Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment},
The existence of two stationary solutions of the nonlinear Boltzmann equation for inelastic hard spheres or disks is investigated. They are restricted neither to weak dissipation nor to small gradients. The one-particle distribution functions are assumed to have a scaling property, namely that all the position dependence occurs through the density and the temperature. At the macroscopic level, the state corresponding to both is characterized by uniform pressure, no mass flow, and a linear… 
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