TITLE

Optimal paths and irreversibility

AUTHOR(S)
Millonas, Mark
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Nature;10/2/1997, Vol. 389 Issue 6650, p441
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes research which illustrated large, rare fluctuations in systems. Research by Luchinsky and McClintock in the October 2, 1997 edition of `Nature'; Difficulties in producing a theory for understanding fluctuating nonequilibrium systems; Understanding the theory of large fluctuations; Experimental method; System singularities and unexpected phenomena; Chaos in nonlinear dynamical systems; Remaining problems.
ACCESSION #
9710092187

 

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