The Fluctuations of Dissipation
1:00-2:00 Tuesday, April 7th, A06 Jadwin Hall Foundations of non-equilibrium statistical dynamics. I’ll explain the basics of fluctuations theorems and the Jarzynski’s identity.
The Ambiguity of Time’s Arrow (Public Lecture)
8:00pm, A10 Jadwin Hall
The Geometry of Thermodynamics
1:00-2:00 Tuesday, April 14th, A06 Jadwin Hall
Entropy, information and Maxwell’s Demon
1:00-2:00 Thursday, April 16th 17th, A06 Jadwin Hall Maxwell’s demon, Szilard’s engine, Landauer’s principle, and the feedback fluctuation theorems.