Tuesday, March 03, 2009

More on maximum entropy

Over the past few years, I've written pieces for Nature ($) and PLoS Biology on using of theories of maximum entropy production to explain things relating to climate, biogeochemistry, and evolution. Naturwissenschaften has just published an open-access review by Axel Kleidon, one of the field's main men (particularly from the climate end of things), on that topic.