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Effect of the Quasiparticle Mean Free Path on Poiseuille Flow in Normal Liquid 3He

Eisenstein, J. P. and Swift, G. W. and Packard, R. E. (1980) Effect of the Quasiparticle Mean Free Path on Poiseuille Flow in Normal Liquid 3He. Physical Review Letters, 45 (14). pp. 1199-1202. ISSN 0031-9007. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.45.1199.

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Direct observations of the effect of quasiparticle mean free path on the hydrodynamics of normal liquid 3He are presented. Both the viscosity and the mean free path are found to vary as T^-2 down to 1.5 mK. The relevance of these observations for other 3He experiments is mentioned.

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Additional Information:©1980 The American Physical Society Received 17 June 1980 It is a pleasure to acknowledge useful conversations and correspondence with C. Archie, D. S. Betts, T. Buttke, S. Garrett, J. Jaffe, and E. Yarmchuk. One of us (J.P.E.) would like to acknowledge a very useful conversation with H. Smith. This work was supported by National Science Foundation Grant No. DMR-79-250988.
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