FM: 06-09 (mp_arc 06-190; cond-mat/0606690)

Author : G. Gallavotti

Title: Entropy, Thermostats and Chaotic Hypothesis

Abstract: The chaotic hypothesis is proposed as a basis for a general theory of nonequilibrium stationary states

Keywords: Chaos, Ergodic Hypothesis, Poincare' Recurrence, SRB distribution, Hyperbolic Systems, Time reversal, Fluctuation theorem, Chaotic hypothesis

G. Gallavotti,
INFN, Universit\`a di Roma "La Sapienza",
P. A. Moro 2, 00185, Roma, Italy