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McKelvey School of Engineering

Maxwell’s Demon and the Second Law of Thermodynamics

Saturday, November 7 | 10:00 AM

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Assa Auerbach, Sidney and Elizabeth Corob Chair in Sciences, Department of Physics, Technion, Israel, will present this lecture.

What is the second law, and why is it so important?
How did Maxwell Demon challenge this law for 100 years?
What has Information Theory got to do with it?
How are these ideas explained in the graphic novel “Max The Demon vs Entropy of Doom”?

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Schools

Arts & Sciences

Topic

Science & Technology

Website

https://artsci.wustl.edu/events/maxwe...

Event Contact

physics@wustl.edu

Speaker Information
Assa Auerbach, Sidney and Elizabeth Corob Chair in Sciences, Department of Physics, Technion, Israel
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