Issue
EPL
Volume 79, Number 3, August 2007
Article Number 30001
Number of page(s) 4
Section General
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1209/0295-5075/79/30001
Published online 04 July 2007
EPL, 79 (2007) 30001
DOI: 10.1209/0295-5075/79/30001

Fluctuation theorem for black-body radiation

B. Cleuren and C. Van den Broeck

Hasselt University - B-3590 Diepenbeek, Belgium


received 29 May 2007; accepted in final form 11 June 2007; published August 2007
published online 4 July 2007

Abstract
The fluctuation theorem is verified for black-body radiation, provided the bunching of photons is taken into account appropriately.

PACS
02.50.-r - Probability theory, stochastic processes, and statistics.
05.40.-a - Fluctuation phenomena, random processes, noise, and Brownian motion.
42.50.Ar - Photon statistics and coherence theory.

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