25 Years of Non-Equilibrium Statistical Mechanics [E-Book] : Proceedings of the XIII Sitges Conference, Held in Sitges, Barcelona, Spain, 13–17 June 1994 / edited by J. J. Brey, J. Marro, J. M. Rubí, M. San Miguel.
Brey, J. J., (editor)
Marro, J., (editor) / Rubí, J. M., (editor) / San Miguel, M., (editor)
Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer, 1995
XVIII, 389 p. online resource.
Lecture Notes in Physics ; 445
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Table of Contents:
  • Microscopic reversibility and macroscopic behavior: Physical explanatoins and mathematical derivations
  • Twenty-five years of non-equilibrium statistical mechanics: Towards a better understanding of dense fluids
  • Models for dissipation in quantum mechanics
  • Brownian motion theory: Properties of nonlinear Langevin equations
  • Non-equilibrium, phase transition, and related problem
  • Simulation of the consistent Boltzmann equation for hard spheres and its extension to higher densities
  • Over two decades of pattern formation, a personal perspective
  • Fluctuations in the steady state
  • Slow non-equilibrium dynamics
  • Theory of glass transition in spin glasses, orientational glasses and structural glasses
  • Evolution of order parameters in disordered spin systems — a closure procedure
  • Elastic instabilities in crystal growth
  • Vapor phase nucleation: Molecular mechanisms for embryo development
  • Chaos in Lorentz lattice gases
  • Dynamics of reptation
  • Non-equilibrium fluctuations in simple fluids
  • Long time tails in stress correlation functions
  • New advances in Laplacian growth models
  • Slow dynamics and linear relaxation
  • Driven tunneling: New possibilities for coherent and incoherent quantum transport
  • From the Random Sequential Adsorption to the ballistic model
  • High frequency viscosity of a dilute polydisperse emulsion
  • Mesoscopic theory of liquid crystals
  • On the microscopic theory of phase coexistence
  • A nonequilibrium phase transition induced by multiplicative noise
  • Electric field domains in superlattices: Dynamics
  • Molecular dynamics simulation of phase separation and domain growth
  • Finite-size effects in the Kardar-Parisi-Zhang equation
  • Competing scaling behaviours in the late stage of growth kinetics
  • Stretched-exponential relaxation of transient electric birefringence in polymer-like reverse micelles.