# The definition of the thermodynamic entropy in statistical mechanics

@article{Swendsen2017TheDO, title={The definition of the thermodynamic entropy in statistical mechanics}, author={Robert H. Swendsen}, journal={Physica A-statistical Mechanics and Its Applications}, year={2017}, volume={467}, pages={67-73} }

## 11 Citations

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