Journal of Statistical Physics

, Volume 62, Issue 3–4, pp 759–777 | Cite as

Glauber dynamics of fluctuations

  • D. Goderis
  • A. Verbeure
  • P. Vets


We derive the time evolution of the normal fluctuations of a classical lattice spin system induced by a generalized Glauber dynamics. The canonical form of this dynamics is derived. We prove that it is asymptotically (i.e., after the central limit) free. The results are applied to give a rigorous proof of the macroscopic reciprocity relations and the linear theory for small deviations from equilibrium.

Key words

Central limit theorem normal fluctuations reciprocity relations 


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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Goderis
    • 1
    • 2
  • A. Verbeure
    • 1
  • P. Vets
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Instituut voor Theoretische FysicaUniversiteit LeuvenLeuvenBelgium
  2. 2.Onderzoeker IIKWBelgium

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