(May 13, 2013) Leonard Susskind addresses the apparent contradiction between the reversibility of classical mechanics and the second law of thermodynamics, which states that entropy generally increases. This topic leads to a discussion of the foundation of chaos theory.
Originally presented in the Stanford Continuing Studies Program.
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Tagged under: quantum physics,statistics,mathematics,entropy,mechanics,heat,work,thermodynamics
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