Author Archives: Ma-Wang

Statistical Theory of Heat

Tian Ma & Shouhong Wang, Statistical Theory of Heat, Indiana University ISCAM Preprint #1711, 37 pages, August 26, 2017 The above paper presents a new statistical theory of heat based on the statistical theory of thermodynamics and on the recent … Continue reading

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Dynamical Theory of Thermodynamical Phase Transitions

Tian Ma & Shouhong Wang, Dynamical Theory of Thermodynamical Phase Transitions, Preprint, July 14, 2017 This blog post is on the above paper. The goals of this paper, as well as all other phase transition theories, are to determine the definition … Continue reading

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Dynamical Law of Physical Motion Systems

Tian Ma & Shouhong Wang, Dynamical Law of Physical Motion and Potential-Descending Principle, The Institute for Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics Preprint #1701, July 6, 2017 This is the last of the three blog posts for the above paper. The … Continue reading

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Irreversibility and Problems in the Boltzmann Equation

Tian Ma & Shouhong Wang, Dynamical Law of Physical Motion and Potential-Descending Principle, The Institute for Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics Preprint #1701, July 6, 2017 The previous blog is on postulating the potential-descending principle (PDP) as the first principle … Continue reading

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Potential-Descending Principle as the First Principle of Statistical Physics

Tian Ma & Shouhong Wang, Dynamical Law of Physical Motion and Potential-Descending Principle, The Institute for Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics Preprint #1701, July 6, 2017 One main component of this paper is to postulate the following potential-descending principle (PDP) … Continue reading

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What does Einstein’s General Relativity Tell Us about Black Holes?

Presentation Slides We have today given a presentation at IU Science Slam with the same title as this post. The main themes are to present the black hole theory derived from Einstein’s General Relativity, and to point out the essential differences between … Continue reading

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Singularity at the Black-Hole Horizon is Physical

1. Newtonian Viewpoint Consider a massive body with mass inside a ball of radius . The Schwarzschild radius is defined by Based on the Newtonian theory, a particle of mass will be trapped inside the ball and cannot escape from … Continue reading

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