Exploration of Second Law of Thermodynamics details fundamental dynamic properties behind construction of statistical mechanics. Topics include maximal entropy principles; invertible and noninvertible systems; ergodicity and unique equilibria; and asymptotic periodicity and entropy evolution. Geared toward physicists and applied mathematicians; suitable for advanced undergraduate and graduate courses. 1992 edition.
Unabridged republication of the edition published by Springer-Verlag, New York, 1992.
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|Author/Editor||Michael C. Mackey|
|Dimensions||5 3/8 x 8 1/2|