Thermodynamics of relativistic systems
Review articleOpen access
W. Israel - No affiliation found
1981/03/01 Full-length article DOI: 10.1016/0378-4371(81)90220-X
Journal: Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications
AbstractThis paper will review recent progress in the covariant formulation of thermodynamics and statistical mechanics, with emphasis on two topics: (i) a consistent treatment of transient effects which avoids the paradox of an infinite speed of heat, and (ii) the thermodynamics of black holes.
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