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Entropy and H theorem: The mathematical legacy of Ludwig Boltzmann

Villani, C (Institut Henri Poincare)
Monday 15 November 2010, 17:00-18:00

Meeting Room 2, CMS


This talk is devoted to the presentation of some of the most important concepts in statistical mechanics, including Boltzmann's statistical entropy, the notion of macroscopic irreversibility and molecular chaos, and the Boltzmann equation.


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