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Conformal non-relativistic hydrodynamics from gravity.

Rangamani, Mukund and Ross, Simon F. and Son, D.T. and Thompson, Ethan G. (2009) 'Conformal non-relativistic hydrodynamics from gravity.', Journal of high energy physics., 2009 (01). 075.


We show that the recently constructed holographic duals of conformal non-relativistic theories behave hydrodynamically at long distances, and construct the gravitational dual of fluid flows in a long-wavelength approximation. We compute the thermal conductivity of the holographic conformal non-relativistic fluid. The corresponding Prandtl number is equal to one.

Item Type:Article
Keywords:Black Holes in String Theory, Gauge-gravity correspondence.
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Publisher statement:© SISSA 2009. Published by IOP Publishing for SISSA. This is an author-created, un-copyedited version of an article accepted for publication in Journal of high energy physics. IOP Publishing Ltd is not responsible for any errors or omissions in this version of the manuscript or any version derived from it. The Version of Record is available online at 10.1088/1126-6708/2009/01/075.
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