ISBN: 0471666580
Title: Beyond Equilibrium Thermodynamics
Author: Hans Christian Öttinger
Publisher: Wiley-Interscience
Publication Date: 2005-02-11
Number Of Pages: 656
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Beyond Equilibrium Thermodynamics fills a niche in the market by providing a comprehensive introduction to a new, emerging topic in the field. The importance of non-equilibrium thermodynamics is addressed in order to fully understand how a system works, whether it is in a biological system like the brain or a system that develops plastic. In order to fully grasp the subject, the book clearly explains the physical concepts and mathematics involved, as well as presenting problems and solutions; ov