Chance in Physics pp 3-21

Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 574)

Bayes, Boltzmann and Bohm: Probabilities in Physics

  • Jean Bricmont
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Abstract

In this introductory essay I shall make some remarks on the role of probabilities in physics, and discuss some concrete examples illustrating Boltzmann’s explanation of approach to equilibrium.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean Bricmont
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  1. 1.Physique ThéoriqueUCLLouvain-la-NeuveBelgium

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