FM 1-2017;

Author : Giovanni Gallavotti

Title:: Lucio Russo: On Probability Theory, and Current Interests

Abstract: A review of Russo's original contributions to various fields of Probability theory and of his parallel interest on History and influence of Hellenistic Science.

Keywords: Percolation, Probability, Ising Model, Phase Coexistence, Coding theory, Markov Processes, Hellenistic Science

Giovanni Gallavotti
INFN Fisica, Rutgers University e Accademia dei Lincei
Universita di Roma Sapienza, 00185 Roma, Italy
giovanni.gallavotti@roma1.infn.it