Information transport in classical statistical systems

  title={Information transport in classical statistical systems},
  author={C. Wetterich},
  journal={arXiv: Statistical Mechanics},
  • C. Wetterich
  • Published 15 November 2016
  • Physics, Mathematics
  • arXiv: Statistical Mechanics
For "static memory materials" the bulk properties depend on boundary conditions. Such materials can be realized by classical statistical systems which admit no unique equilibrium state. We describe the propagation of information from the boundary to the bulk by classical wave functions. The dependence of wave functions on the location of hypersurfaces in the bulk is governed by a linear evolution equation that can be viewed as a generalized Schr\"odinger equation. Classical wave functions obey… 
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