Skip to main content
Article thumbnail
Location of Repository

Reconsidering the Concept of Equilibrium in Classical Statistical Mechanics

By Janneke van Lith-Van Dis


this paper it is argued that we needn't search for alternatives for fine-grained entropy, nor do we have to give up Hamiltonian dynamics, in order to solve the problem of the constancy of fine-grained entropy and, more generally, account for the non-equilibrium part of the laws of thermodynamics. Rather, we have to weaken the requirement that equilibrium be identified with a stationary probability distribution

Year: 1998
OAI identifier: oai:CiteSeerX.psu:
Provided by: CiteSeerX
Download PDF:
Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s):
  • (external link)
  • (external link)
  • Suggested articles

    To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.