A Note on Solid-State Maxwell Demon

@article{DAbramo2012ANO,
  title={A Note on Solid-State Maxwell Demon},
  author={Germano D’Abramo},
  journal={Foundations of Physics},
  year={2012},
  volume={42},
  pages={369-376}
}
  • G. D’Abramo
  • Published 17 November 2010
  • Physics
  • Foundations of Physics
Since 2002, at least two kinds of laboratory-testable, solid-state Maxwell demons have been proposed that utilize the electric field energy of an open-gap n-p junction and that seem to challenge the validity of the Second Law of Thermodynamics. In the present paper we present some arguments against the alleged functioning of such devices. 

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