A short introduction to the mathematical theory of nonequilibirum quantum statistical mechanics II: Some applications 

Walter Aschbacher 
Department of Mathematics 

le Friday 11 July 2008 à 14h00 
Salle de séminaire du groupe de Physique Statistique 


We give a short introduction to the rigorous mathematical
theory of open quantum systems with focus on the nonequilibrium
situation. In
the second lecture, we illustrate the general theory by means of
quasifree fermionic systems, and, in particular, by the prominent
XY chain. 
