Accession Number:

ADA149592

Title:

Stable Measures and Processes in Statistical Physics.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

NORTH CAROLINA UNIV AT CHAPEL HILL CENTER FOR STOCHASTIC PROCESSES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

It is shown how alpha-stable distributions arise in statistical physics. A probabilistic proof of Khalfins formula for decaying quantum systems is given. Also ergodic properties of symmetric alpha-stable flows in classical statistical mechanics is discussed. Author.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE