Cycles, randomness, and transport from chaotic dynamics to stochastic processes.

  title={Cycles, randomness, and transport from chaotic dynamics to stochastic processes.},
  author={Pierre Gaspard},
  volume={25 9},
An overview of advances at the frontier between dynamical systems theory and nonequilibrium statistical mechanics is given. Sensitivity to initial conditions is a mechanism at the origin of dynamical randomness-alias temporal disorder-in deterministic dynamical systems. In spatially extended systems, sustaining transport processes, such as diffusion, relationships can be established between the characteristic quantities of dynamical chaos and the transport coefficients, bringing new insight… 

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