Experimental observation of a generalized Gibbs ensemble

  title={Experimental observation of a generalized Gibbs ensemble},
  author={Tim Langen and Sebastian Erne and Remi Geiger and Bernhard Rauer and Thomas Schweigler and Maximilian Kuhnert and Wolfgang Rohringer and Igor E. Mazets and Thomas Gasenzer and J{\"o}rg Schmiedmayer},
  pages={207 - 211}
Detecting multiple temperatures Most people have an intuitive understanding of temperature. In the context of statistical mechanics, the higher the temperature, the more a system is removed from its lowest energy state. Things become more complicated in a nonequilibrium system governed by quantum mechanics and constrained by several conserved quantities. Langen et al. showed that as many as 10 temperature-like parameters are necessary to describe the steady state of a one-dimensional gas of Rb… 
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