A brief critique of the Adam–Gibbs entropy model

  title={A brief critique of the Adam–Gibbs entropy model},
  author={Jeppe C. Dyre and Tina Hechsher and Kristine Niss},
  journal={Journal of Non-crystalline Solids},
This paper critically discusses the entropy model proposed by Adam and Gibbs in 1965 for the dramatic temperature dependence of glass-forming liquids’ average relaxation time, which is one of the most influential models during the last four decades. We discuss the Adam–Gibbs model’s theoretical bases as well as its reported experimental model confirmations; in the process of doing this a number of problems with the model are identified. 
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