Spacing between phase shifts in a simple scattering problem

Steve Zelditch*, Maciej Zworski

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We prove a scattering theoretical version of the Berry-Tabor conjecture: for an almost every surface in a class of cylindrical surfaces of revolution, the large energy limit of the pair correlation measure of the quantum phase shifts is Poisson, that is, it is given by the uniform measure.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)709-729
Number of pages21
JournalCommunications in Mathematical Physics
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics
  • Mathematical Physics

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