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TitleMaxwell's demon 2 : entropy, classical and quantum information, computing / edited by Harvey S. Leff and Andrew F. Rex
Imprint Bristol ; Philadelphia : Institute of Physics Publishing, 2003
Edition Updated and exp. ed
Descript xvi, 485 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm

CONTENT

Machine derived contents note: 1 Overview 1 -- 1 Introduction 2 -- 2 The Demnon and is Properties 3 -- 3 Szilard's Model: Entropy and Information Acquisition 4 -- i4 Information Acquisition via Ligh Signals: A Temporary Resolution 17 -- 5 Computers and rasure of Information: A New Resolution 19 -- 6 Foundaions ofLandauer's Principle 27 -- 7 Quatum Mechanics and Maxwell's Demon 29 -- 1.8 Other Aspects of Maxwell's Demon and Computation 32 -- 2 arly History and rPhilosophical (onsideations 40 -- 2 W Thompson (t 874) Kinetic Theory of the Dissipation of Energy 4! -- 2.2 E Daub (1970) Maxwell's Demon 44 -- 2 M J Klein (1970a Maxwell. His Demon and the Second Law of Thermodynamics 59 -- 4 L Brillouin (1949) Life, Thermodynamics, and Cybernetics 73 -- 2.5 Rothstein (1951) Information, Measurement, and Quantum Mechanics 88 -- " Soucowski Trap Doors and Inform Acquisition 93 -- I P A Skordos and W H Zurek (1992) Maxwell's Demon, Rectifiers, and the Second Law: -- Computer Simulation of Smoluchowski' Trapdoor 94 -- 2 A Rex ad R Larsen (1992) Entropy and Information r-i an Automated Maxwesl' Demon 101 -- 3 L Szilard (1964) On the Decrease of Entropy i a Thermodynamic System by the -- ntervention of Inte iligent Beings 110 -- 3.4 Brilloum (1 95 1) Maxwel's Demon Cannot Oerate: nformation anid Entropy. I 2 -- 3.5 J M Jauch and J G Biron (1972) Entropy, Information and Szilard's Paradox 124 -- 6 Co sta de Beauregard and M Tribus (1974) Information Theory and Thermodynamics 137 -- n4 r Ifrmation Erasure: LandauerJ's Principle 147 -- 4.1 R Landaur 1961 rreversiility and Heat Generaio in rithe Computing Process 148 -- F2 H S Leff and A F Rex (1 994) Entropy of Measurementa and Erasure: Szilard's Membrane -- Model Revisited 157 -- 3 K Shizumne (1995) Heat Generation Required by Information Erasure 164 -- 4.I B Piechocinska (2000) Information Erasure 169 -- Surn Nuances 178 -- W H Zurek (1984) Maxwell's Demon, Szilard's Engine and Quantum Measurements 179 -- 5.2 E Ibk (1987) Keeping the Entropy of Measurerent: Szilard Revisited 190 -- 5.3 S oyd (1989) Ue of Mutual Information to Decrease Entropy: Impiications for the -- Second Law of Thermodynamics 203 -- 54 S Loyd (1997) Quantum-mechanical Maxwell's Demon 212 -- 55 V Vedral (2000) Landauer's Erasure, Error nCorrection and Entanglemrent 221 -- Slg rithmic hnirmation 237 -- C M Caves (1993) Information and Entropy 238 -- 6.2 R Scack (1997) Algorithmic information and Simplicity in Statisical Physics 246 -- 6.3W H Zrek 199 Algorithmic Randomness, Physical Entropy, Measurements, and he -- Demon of Choice 264 -- 7 Cmputation: Thermodynamics and Limitis 282 -- 1 C H Bennet (982) The Thermodynamics of Computation-A Review 283 -- 2 R Landauer (987) Corputation: A Fundamental Phyical View 319 -- 3 C H Bennett (98) Notes on the History of Reversibe Computation 327 -- 74 Landauer (1996)0 The Physical Nature of Infrrmation 335 -- 5 RLandauer (1996) Minimal Energy Requirements in Communication 341 -- 6C H Benett (1998)1 Information Physics in Cartoons 346 -- 7 N ershenfed (1996) Signal Entropy and the Thermodynamics of Computation 352 -- S Lloyd (i2000) Ulimate Physical Limits to Computation 362 -- nroa ogial Bbiograpy ith Annotatios and Seleced Quotations 370 -- Apabtca Bibliograph 459


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