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We present the exact thermodynamics (isochores, isotherms, isobars, response functions) of a statistically interacting quantum gas in D dimensions. The results in D=1 are those of the thermodynamic Bethe ansatz for the nonlinear Schrödinger model, a gas with repulsive two-body contact potential. In all dimensions the ideal boson and fermion gases are recovered in the weak-coupling and strong-coupling limits, respectively. For all nonzero couplings ideal fermion gas behavior emerges for D⪢1 and, in the limit D→∞, a phase transition occurs at T>0. Significant deviations from ideal quantum gas behavior are found for intermediate coupling and finite D.
G. G. Potter, G. Müller, and M. Karbach. Thermodynamics of statistically interacting quantum gas in D dimensions. Physical Review E, 76(2007), 061112, pp. 1-12.
Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.76.061112