Journal of Statistical Physics

, Volume 56, Issue 5–6, pp 821–840 | Cite as

LocalH-theorem for a kinetic variational theory

  • Jerzy Bławzdziewicz
  • George Stell


A localH-theorem is derived for a recently proposed extension of Enskog kinetic theory to a dense model fluid composed of particles with interactions extending beyond a hard core.

Key words

H-theorem localH-theorem entropy entropy production maximization of entropy continuous attractive tail variational kinetic theory 


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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jerzy Bławzdziewicz
    • 1
  • George Stell
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryState University of New YorkStony Brook
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical EngineeringState University of New YorkStony Brook

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