Generalizing What We Learnt: Nonextensive Statistical Mechanics

  • Constantino Tsallis

As we already emphasized, there is no logical-deductive procedure for generalizing any physical theory. This occurs through all types of paths that, in one way or another, are ultimately but metaphors. Let us present here a possible metaphor for generalizing the BG entropy.


Marginal Probability Renyi Entropy Lagrange Parameter Entropic Form Leibnitz Rule 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  • Constantino Tsallis
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  1. 1.Centro Brasileiro de Pesquisas FísicasRua Xavier Sigaud 150Brazil
  2. 2.Santa Fe InstituteSanta FeUSA

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