BGU Physics Department
Colloquium, May 31st, 2012
What do we really know about non-equilibrium steady states ?
Jean-Pierre Eckmann, University of Geneva
models of non-equilibrium systems come in many flavors. Even in
the most simple cases, our understanding of such systems is
lacunary, except in the cases of harmonic couplings. I will
illustrate the conceptual problems with a few selected examples.