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75. V. Damioli, A. Salvadori, G.P. Beretta, C. Ravelli, S. Mitola
Co-designed experiments and multi-physics modeling of the VEGFR-2 relocation on endothelial cells
Proceedings of the ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on Multiscale Problems in Biomechanics and Mechanobiology, MultiBioMe2017, Vienna, September 11-13, 2017

74. G.P. Beretta and M. Janbozorgi
ASVDADD algorithm for automatic selection of RCCE constraints
Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Model Reduction in Reactive Flow IWMRRF17, July 11-14, 2017, Princeton, New Jersey, USA.

73. G.P. Beretta
Rate-Controlled Constrained-Equilibrium approach to complex kinetics. A reduction scheme to make modeling accessible to engineers unspecialized in chemical kinetics
Proceedings of the 14th Joint European Thermodynamics Conference JETC 2017, Budapest, May 21-25, 2017.

72. L. Rivadossi and G.P. Beretta
Validation of the ASVDADD constraint selection algorithm for effective RCCE modeling of natural gas ignition in air
Proceedings of the ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition IMECE2016, November 11-17, 2016, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, Proc. ASME 50589, Vol. 6A: Energy, V06AT08A019, paper IMECE2016-65323, http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/IMECE2016-65323
For this paper the authors have received the 2017 Edward F. Obert ASME Award.
Later published in ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology

71. G.P. Beretta, M. Janbozorgi, and H. Metghalchi
Use of Degree of Disequilibrium Analysis to Select Kinetic Constraints for the Rate-Controlled Constrained-Equilibrium (RCCE) Method
Proceedings of ECOS 2015 - The 28th International Conference On Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Environmental Impact of Energy Systems, Pau, France, June 30-July 3, 2015

70. G.P. Beretta
Steepest entropy ascent model for far-non-equilibrium thermodynamics. Unified implementation of the maximum entropy production principle
1st International Electronic Conference on Entropy and Its Applications, 3–21 November 2014

69. G.P. Beretta
Steepest entropy ascent paths towards the Max-Ent distribution
Presented at the MaxEnt2013 conference, Canberra, Australia, December 15-20, 2013, ArXiv 1312.5043

68. S. Cano-Andrade, M.R. von Spakovsky, and G.P. Beretta
Steepest-Entropy-Ascent Quantum Thermodynamic Non-equilibrium Modeling of Decoherence of a Composite System of Two Interacting Spin-½ Systems
Proceedings of the ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition IMECE2013, November 15-21, 2013, San Diego, California, Proc. ASME 56352, Vol. 8B: Heat Transfer and Thermal Engineering, V08BT09A043, ISBN: 978-0-7918-5635-2, paper IMECE2013-63596. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/IMECE2013-63596 

67. G.P. Beretta and N.G. Hadjiconstantinou
Steepest entropy ascent models of the Boltzmann equation. Comparisons with hard-sphere dynamics and relaxation-time models for homogeneous relaxation from highly non-equilibrium states
Proceedings of the ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition IMECE2013, November 15-21, 2013, San Diego, California, Proc. ASME 56352; Vol. 8B: Heat Transfer and Thermal Engineering, V08BT09A050, ISBN 978-079185635-2, paper IMECE2013-64905, http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/IMECE2013-64905

66. P. Iora, A.F. Ghoniem, and G.P. Beretta
What fraction of the fuel consumed by a heat-and-power cogeneration facility should be allocated to the heat produced? Old problem, novel approach
Proceedings of the ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition IMECE2013, November 15-21, 2013, San Diego, California, Proc. ASME 56284, Vol. 6A: Energy, V06AT07A037, ISBN: 978-0-7918-5628-4, paper IMECE2013-66705, http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/IMECE2013-66705 

65. P. Iora, A.F. Ghoniem, and G.P. Beretta
What fraction of the electrical energy produced in a hybrid fossil-solar power plant should qualify as 'renewable electricity'? 
Proceedings of the ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition IMECE2013, November 15-21, 2013, San Diego, California, Proc. ASME 56284, Vol. 6A: Energy, V06AT07A045, ISBN 978-079185628-4, paper IMECE2013-66706, http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/IMECE2013-66706

64. G.P. Beretta
Steepest-entropy-ascent and maximal-entropy-production dynamical models of irreversible relaxation to stable equilibrium from any non-equilibrium state. Unified treatment for six non-equilibrium frameworks
Proceedings of the 12th Joint European Thermodynamics Conference JETC 2013, Edited by M. Pilotelli and G.P. Beretta, Brescia: Editrice Snoopy, 2013, ISBN 978-88-89252-22-2, pp. 100-109, ArXiv cond-mat-1306-3173

63. E. Zanchini and G.P. Beretta
Rigorous operational definition of entropy not based on the concepts of heat and of empirical temperature
Proceedings of the 12th Joint European Thermodynamics Conference JETC 2013 held in Brescia 1-5 July 2013, Edited by M. Pilotelli and G.P. Beretta, Brescia: Editrice Snoopy, 2013, ISBN 978-88-89252-22-2, pp. 152-159.

62. S. Farisè, P. Poesio, and G.P. Beretta
Heat Transfer Enhancement by Spinodal Decomposition in Micro Heat Exchangers
39th Joint European Days on Equilibrium Between Phases, JEEP 2013, Nancy (Lorraine, France), 19-21 March 2013. 
Published in MATEC Web of Conferences, Vol. 3, 01075 (2013). http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/matcconf/20130301075

61. P. Poesio, D. Molin, S. Farisè, and G.P. Beretta
Heat transfer in spinodal decomposition: an experimental and numerical work
Poster and oral presentation only at the 50th Meeting of the European Two Phase Flow Group, Udine (Italy), 16-18 May 2012. 

60. P. Poesio, D.Molin, N. Hadjiconstantinou, and G.P. Beretta
Macroscale approach to study heat transfer enhancement in small-scale devices
Poster and oral presentation only at the 64th Annual Meeting of American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics, Baltimore (Maryland - USA), 20-22 November 2011. 

59. N. Hadjiconstantinou, D. Molin, P. Poesio, and G.P. Beretta
Multiscale modeling of spinodal-decomposition-driven mixing
Poster and oral presentation only at the 3rd International Conference "Turbulent Mixing and Beyond", Trieste, Italy, 21-28 August 2011. 

58. G.P. Beretta and E. Zanchini
Rigorous and General Definition of Thermodynamic Entropy
in Thermodynamics, Edited by Mizutani Tadashi, Publisher: InTech, January 2011, ISBN 978-953-307-544-0, 23-50 (2011). Available online http://www.intechopen.com/books/thermodynamics, http://dx.doi.org/10.5772/13371

57. G.P. Beretta
Maximum entropy production rate in quantum thermodynamics
Proceedings of the 14th Symposium on Symmetries in Science, 19-24 July 2009, Bregenz, Austria.
Later published in Journal of Physics: Conference Series, ISSN 1742-6596, Vol. 237, 012004, 1-32 (2010).

56. E. Zanchini and G.P. Beretta
Rigorous and General Definition of Thermodynamic Entropy. Part I: Basic Concepts and Energy
Proceedings of the 10th Joint European Thermodynamics Conference JETC 2009 held in Copenhagen 22-24 June 2009.

55. G.P. Beretta and E. Zanchini
Rigorous and General Definition of Thermodynamic Entropy. Part II: Temperature of a Thermal Reservoir and Entropy
Proceedings of the 10th Joint European Thermodynamics Conference JETC 2009 held in Copenhagen 22-24 June 2009.

54. E. Zanchini and G.P. Beretta
Removing heat and conceptual loops from the definition of entropy
Invited lecture at the 10th Joint European Thermodynamics Conference JETC 2009 held in Copenhagen 22-24 June 2009.

53. K. Piela, P. Poesio, G. Ooms, and G.P. Beretta
Interpretation of phase inversion in liquid-liquid flows by minimal dissipation rate approach
Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Transport Phenomena in Multiphase Flow, Bialystok, Poland, June 30-July 3, 2008.

52. S. Lloyd, D. Banerjee, A. Bejan, G.P. Beretta, E.Geskin, A.Ghoniem, T.G. Gutowski, E.P. Gyftopoulos, J.C. Keck, N. Lior, S. Miller, T.M. Nieuwenhuizen, R. Peterson, P. Salamon, and L. Williamson        
Discussion on "The Second Law and Energy" 
In "Meeting the Entropy Challenge", American Institute of Physics, Conference Proceedings Series, AIP CP, Vol. 1033, 374 (2008).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2979062

51. R. Silbey, G.P. Beretta, Y. Cengel, A. Foley, E.P. Gyftopoulos, G.N. Hatsopoulos, J.C. Keck, J. Lewins, N. Lior, T.M. Nieuwenhuizen, J. Steinfeld, M.R. von Spakovsky, L.‐S. Wang, and E. Zanchini  
Discussion on "Teaching the Second Law" 
In "Meeting the Entropy Challenge", American Institute of Physics, Conference Proceedings Series, AIP CP, Vol. 1033, 309 (2008).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2979050

50. E. Zanchini and G.P. Beretta
Rigorous Axiomatic Definition of Entropy Valid Also for Non-Equilibrium States
Proceedings of the International Thermodynamics Symposium in Honor and Memory of Professor Joseph H. Keenan, MIT, October 4-5, 2007.
Published in "Meeting the Entropy Challenge", Edited by G.P. Beretta, A.F. Ghoniem, and G.N. Hatsopoulos, American Institute of Physics, Conference Proceedings Series, AIP CP, Vol. 1033, ISBN 978-0-7354-0557-8, pp. 296-310 (2008). 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2979048

49. S. Lloyd, A. Bejan, C. Bennett, G.P. Beretta, H. Butler, L. Gordon, M. Grmela, E.P. Gyftopoulos, G.N. Hatsopoulos, D. Jou, S. Kjelstrup, N. Lior, S. Miller, M. Rubi, E.D. Schneider, D.P. Sekulic, and Z. Zhang
Discussion on "Frontiers of the Second Law"
In "Meeting the Entropy Challenge", American Institute of Physics, Conference Proceedings, AIP CP 1033, 253 (2008).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2979039

48. R. Silbey, P. Ao, G.P. Beretta, Y. Cengel, A. Foley, S. Freedman, R. Graeff, J.C. Keck, S. Lloyd, O. Maroney, T.M. Nieuwenhuizen, and M. Weissman
Discussion on "Foundations of the Second Law"
In "Meeting the Entropy Challenge", American Institute of Physics, Conference Proceedings, AIP CP 1033, 198 (2008).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2979028

47. G.P. Beretta
The Second Law from Locally Maximal Entropy Generation Quantum Dynamics
Proceedings of the International Thermodynamics Symposium in Honor and Memory of Professor Joseph H. Keenan, MIT, October 4-5, 2007.
Published in "Meeting the Entropy Challenge", Edited by G.P. Beretta, A.F. Ghoniem, and G.N. Hatsopoulos, American Institute of Physics, Conference Proceedings Series, AIP CP, Vol. 1033, ISBN 978-0-7354-0557-8, pp. 180-187 (2008). 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2979025

46. G.N. Hatsopoulos and G.P. Beretta
Where is the entropy challenge?
Proceedings of the International Thermodynamics Symposium in Honor and Memory of Professor Joseph H. Keenan, MIT, October 4-5, 2007.
Published in "Meeting the Entropy Challenge", Edited by G.P. Beretta, A.F. Ghoniem, and G.N. Hatsopoulos, American Institute of Physics, Conference Proceedings Series, AIP CP, Vol. 1033, ISBN 978-0-7354-0557-8, pp. 34-54 (2008).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2979057

45. G.P. Beretta
Nonlinear Generalization of Schroedinger's Equation Uniting Quantum Mechanics and Thermodynamics
Proceedings of the 9th Joint European Thermodynamics Conference JETC07, Saint Etienne, 12-15 June 2007. 
Later published in International Journal of Applied Thermodynamics, ISSN 1301-9724, Vol. 11, 49-60 (2008).

44. G.P. Beretta
Axiomatic Definition of Entropy for Nonequilibrium States
Proceedings of the 9th Joint European Thermodynamics Conference JETC07, Saint Etienne, 12-15 June 2007.
Later published in International Journal of Applied Thermodynamics, ISSN 1301-9724, Vol. 11, 39-48 (2008).

43. G.P. Beretta
Quantum Thermodynamics: Microscopic Foundations of Entropy and of Entropy Generation by Irreversibility
Proceedings of the International Conference Thermocon'05, Thermal Theories of Continua: Survey and Developments, Edited by V. Ciancio, M. Francaviglia, W. Muschik, and L. Restuccia, Atti della Accademia Peloritana dei Pericolanti, Classe di Scienze Fisiche, Matematiche e Naturali, ISSN 1825-1242, Messina, Vol. LXXXVI, Suppl. 1, pp. 1-22 (2008).
 http://dx.doi.org/10.1478/C1S0801003

42. G.P. Beretta
Nonlinear Dynamical Equation for Irreversible, Steepest-Entropy-Ascent Relaxation to Stable Equilibrium
Proceedings of the IV International Conference on Quantum Theory: Reconsideration of Foundations - 4, Edited by G. Adenier, ISBN: 978-0-7354-0479-3, p. 233-237, Växjö, Sweden, June 11-16, 2007. 

41. G.P. Beretta
Well-behaved nonlinear evolution equation for steepest-entropy-ascent dissipative quantum dynamics Proceedings of the workshop Advances in Foundations of Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Information with atoms and photons, Editors M. Genovese, G. Brida, M.L. Rastello, A. Garuccio, Torino, 2-5 May 2006.
Later published in International Journal of Quantum Information, Vol. 5, 249-255 (2007)

40. G.P. Beretta
The Schroedinger-Park paradox about the concept of "state" in quantum statistical mechanics and quantum information theory is still open. One more reason to go beyond?
Proceedings of the workshop “Beyond the Quantum”, Lorentz Center of Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands, May 28th-June 3rd, 2006.
Published in Beyond the Quantum, Editors Th.M. Nieuwenhuizen, V. Spicka, B. Mehmani, Jafar-Aghdami and A. Yu Khrennikov, World Scientific, ISBN: 981-277-117-4, p. 355, 2007. 

39. G.P. Beretta
Steepest-entropy-ascent irreversible relaxation towards thermodynamic equilibrium: the dynamical ansatz that completes the Gyftopoulos-Hatsopoulos unified theory with a general quantal law of causal evolution
Proceedings of the ECOS06 Conference, ISBN: 960-87584-1-6, p. 71, Crete, Greece, 12-14 July 2006. 
Later published in International Journal of Applied Thermodynamics, ISSN 1301-9724, Vol. 9, 117-128 (2006).

38. P. Poesio, A.M. Lezzi, and G.P. Beretta
Convective heat transfer enhancement induced by spinodal decomposition
Proceedings of the XXX International Heat Transfer Conference, ISBN: 1-56700-225-0, Sydney, Australia, 13-18 August 2006.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1615/IHTC13.p17.170

37. G.P. Beretta, E. Colombo, E. Pedrocchi
Competitive energy carriers for transportation: a comparison between electricity and hydrogen
Proceedings of the ASME-ATI Conference on "Energy: Production, Distribution and Conservation", Milan, Italy, May 2006.

36. R. Santulli, G.P. Beretta, and A.M. Lezzi
Experimental results on solidification of aqueous solutions of NH4Cl
Proceedings of Eurotherm 69: Heat and Mass Transfer in Solid-Liquid Phase Change Processes, Ljubljana (Slo), 25-27 June 2003, pp. 78-87, 2003.

35. C. Maifredi, L. Puzzi, and G.P. Beretta
Optimal Power Production Scheduling in a Complex Cogeneration System with Heat Storage
Proceedings of the 35th Intersociety Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, ISBN: 0-7803-5707-8, paper AIAA-00-2978, pp. 1004-1012 (2000).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IECEC.2000.870902

34. F. Zanelli, A. Bonomo, and G.P. Beretta
Fuel Savings and Reduction of Greenhouse Gases in a Large Waste-to-Energy Cogeneration Facility
Proceedings of the 35th Intersociety Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, ISBN: 0-7803-5707-8, paper AIAA-00-3059 pp. 1434-1442 (2000).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/IECEC.2000.870961

33. M. Pilotelli, A.M. Lezzi, and G.P. Beretta
A comparison of two porosity-permeability relations in numerical simulations of solidification of metal alloys
Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Two-Phase Flow Modelling and Experimentation, Vol. I, pp. 669-678 (1999). 

32. P. Silveri, A. Giovannini, and G.P. Beretta
A 200kW power plant design with solid polymeric fuel cells
in Clean Energy for the New Century, FLOWERS '97, Edited by G. Manfrida, Florence, Italy, pp. 65-76 (1997).

31. A.M. Lezzi, A. Niro, and G.P. Beretta
Experimental data on CHF for forced convection water boiling in long horizontal capillary tubes
Proceedings of the 10° International Heat Transfer Conference, Vol. 7, pp. 491-496 (1994).

30. G.P. Beretta and E.P. Gyftopoulos
A novel sequence of exposition of engineering thermodynamics
Proceedings of the 1993 Winter Annual Meeting of the ASME, New Orleans, Louisiana, November 28-December 3, 1993.
Published in Thermodynamics and the Design, Analysis, and Improvement of Energy Systems, Edited by H.J.Richter, ASME Book H00874, AES-Vol. 30, HTD-Vol. 266, pp. 209-219 (1993). 
Later published in ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Vol. 137, 021009 (2015).

29. E.P. Gyftopoulos and G.P. Beretta
Entropy generation rate in a chemically reacting system
Proceedings of the 1992 Winter Annual Meeting of the ASME.
in Thermodynamics and the Design, Analysis, and Improvement of Energy Systems, Edited by R.F. Boehm, ASME Book G00715, HTD, Vol. 228, pp. 329-334 (1992). 
Later published in ASME Transactions: Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Vol. 115, pp. 208-212 (1993).

28. A. Niro, G.P. Beretta, and M. Silvestri
A variable-conductance wall based on the Knudsen conduction regime
in Micromechanical Systems, Edited by D. Cho, J.P. Peterson, A.P. Pisano and C. Friedrich, ASME Book G00743, DSC, Vol. 40, pp. 283-293 (1992).

27 E.P. Gyftopoulos, M.I. Flik, and G.P. Beretta
What is diffusion?
in Thermodynamics and the Design, Analysis, and Improvement of Energy Systems, Edited by R.F. Boehm, ASME Book G00715, HTD, Vol. 228, pp. 335-340 (1992). 
Later published in ASME Transactions: Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Vol. 116, pp. 136-139 (1994).

26. A. Niro and G.P. Beretta
Evaluation of the liquid charge for a closed two-phase thermosyphon
in Heat Pipes and Thermosyphons, Edited by W.S. Chang, F.M. Gerner and T.S. Ravigururajan, ASME Book G00708, HTD, Vol. 221, pp. 29-36 (1992).

25. A. Niro and G.P. Beretta
An analytical model for the design of wickless heat-pipe heat exchangers
in Heat Pipes and Thermosyphons, Edited by W.S. Chang, F.M. Gerner and T.S. Ravigururajan, ASME Book G00708, HTD, Vol. 221, pp. 61-68 (1992).

24. G.P. Beretta
A new sequence of exposition of engineering thermodynamics
Invited Paper, Proceedings of the International Symposium ASME-ECOS'92 On Efficiency, Costs, Optimization and Simulation of Energy Systems, Zaragoza, Spagna, 1992.

23. G.P. Beretta and E.P. Gyftopoulos
What is a chemical equilibrium state?
Invited Paper, Proceedings of the International Symposium ASME-ECOS'92 On Efficiency, Costs, Optimization and Simulation of Energy Systems, Zaragoza, Spagna, 1992.
Later published in ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Vol. 137, 021008 (2015).

22. G.P. Beretta, A.M. Lezzi, A. Niro, and M. Silvestri
On the concept of a reversible flame
in Energy for the Transition Age, FLOWERS '92, Edited by S.S. Stecco and M.J. Moran, Nova Science Pu. Inc., New York, Additional Proceedings, pp. 165-177 (1992).

21. G.P. Beretta and E.P. Gyftopoulos
Teaching energy and entropy before temperature and heat
in Proceedings of the 1991 Taormina Conference on Thermodynamics, Edited by P.V. Giaquinta, M. Vicentini Missoni and F. Wanderlingh, Atti dell'Accademia Peloritana dei Pericolanti, Messina, Vol. LXX, Suppl.1, pp. 331-340 (1992).

20. G.P. Beretta
Quantum thermodynamics: new light on the physical meaning of entropy and the origin of irreversibility
in Proceedings of the 1991 Taormina Conference on Thermodynamics, Edited by P.V. Giaquinta, M. Vicentini Missoni and F. Wanderlingh, Atti dell'Accademia Peloritana dei Pericolanti, Messina, Vol. LXX, Suppl.1, pp. 61-100 (1992).

19. G.P. Beretta and E.P. Gyftopoulos
What is a simple system?
in Thermodynamics and Energy Systems: Fundamentals, Education and Computer Aided Analysis, Edited by G.M. Reistad, R.A. Gaggioli, A. Bejan and G. Tsatsaronis, ASME Book H00699, AES, Vol. 24, pp. 1-7 (1991).
Later published in ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Vol. 137, 021007 (2015).

18. G.P. Beretta and E.P. Gyftopoulos
Electromagnetic radiation: a carrier of energy and entropy
in Fundamentals of Thermodynamics and Exergy Analysis, Edited by G. Tsatsaronis, R.A.Gaggioli, Y.M. El-Sayed, M.K. Drost, ASME Book G00566, AES, Vol. 19, pp. 1-6 (1990).
Later published in ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Vol. 137, 021005 (2015).

17. G.P. Beretta and E.P. Gyftopoulos
What is heat?
in Education in Thermodynamics and Energy Systems, Edited by G. Tsatsaronis, M.J. Moran, A. Bejan, ASME Book G00567, AES, Vol. 20, pp. 33-41 (1990).
Later published in ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Vol. 137, 021006 (2015).

16. G.P. Beretta and E.P. Gyftopoulos
What is the third law?
in A Future for Energy, FLOWERS '90, Edited by S.S. Stecco and M.J. Moran, Pergamon Press, pp. 433-444 (1990).
Later published in ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Vol. 137, 021004 (2015).

15. C. Petroff and G.P. Beretta
Experimental validation of a model for liquid levels and heat transfer rates in a closed two-phase thermosyphon
in Collected Papers in Heat Transfer, Edited by K.T. Yang, ASME Book G0481C, HTD, Vol. 104, pp. 169-175 (1988).

14. A. Niro, P.A. Andreini, M. Silvestri, and G.P. Beretta
Intermittent versus fully-developed boiling in a closed two-phase thermosyphon
in Collected Papers in Heat Transfer, Edited by K.T. Yang, ASME Book G0481C, HTD, Vol. 104, pp. 133-140 (1988).

13. E.P. Gyftopoulos and G.P. Beretta
What is the second law?
Invited Paper, Symposium on Second Law Analysis of Heat and Mass Transfer and Energy Conversion, Congresso Annuale ASME 1987, Boston, Mass., 1987.
Later published in ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Vol. 137, 021003 (2015).

12. G.P. Beretta
Steepest-ascent constrained approach to maximum entropy
in Second Law Analysis of Heat Transfer in Energy Systems, Edited by R.F. Boehm and N. Lior, ASME Book G00390, HTD, Vol. 80, pp. 31-38 (1987).

11. R. Mauri and G.P. Beretta
A simplified model of two-phase flow in nozzles
Proceedings of the 1987 ASME-JSME Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, Edited by P.J. Marto and I. Tanasawa, ASME Book I0219E, Vol. 5, pp. 367-371 (1987).

10. G.P. Beretta
Dynamics of smooth constrained approach to maximum entropy
in Second Law Analysis of Thermal Systems, Edited by M.J. Moran and E. Sciubba, ASME Book I00236, pp. 17-24 (1987).

9. E.P. Gyftopoulos and G.P. Beretta
What is the second law?
in Second Law Analysis of Thermal Systems, Edited by M.J. Moran and E. Sciubba, ASME Book I00236, pp. 155-170 (1987).

8. G.P. Beretta
The role of stability in the unification of mechanics and thermodynamics
Proceedings of the ANAE-ONERA-CERT International Symposium on Stability, Paris, 1987, pp. 87-104 (1987).

7. G.P. Beretta and J.C. Keck
The constrained equilibrium approach to nonequilibrium dynamics
Proceedings of the 1986 Winter Annual Meeting of the ASME, Anaheim, CA, December 7-12, 1986.
Published in Computer-Aided Engineering of Energy Systems, Second Law Analysis and Modeling, Edited by R.A. Gaggioli, ASME Book H0341C-AES, Vol. 3, pp. 135-139 (1986).

6.  G.P. Beretta
A new approach to constrained-maximization nonequilibrium problems
Proceedings of the 1986 Winter Annual Meeting of the ASME, Anaheim, CA, December 7-12, 1986.
Published in Computer-Aided Engineering of Energy Systems: Second Law Analysis and Modeling, Edited by R.A. Gaggioli, ASME Book H0341C-AES, Vol. 3, pp. 129-134 (1986). The article received the "Honorable Mention" as "Best paper on Energy Systems Analysis" at the 1986 ASME Winter Annual Meeting.

5. E.C. Bedran and G.P. Beretta
General thermodynamic analysis for engine combustion modeling
SAE Technical Paper 850205, 1985. 
Later published in SAE Transactions, Vol. 2, pp. 94-104 (1986).
http://dx.doi.org/10.4271/850205

4. G.P. Beretta
Steepest entropy ascent in quantum thermodynamics
Proceedings of the First International Conference on the Physics of Phase Space, University of Maryland, College Park, May 20-23, 1986. 
Published in The Physics of Phase Space (Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos, Geometric Quantization, and Wigner Function) Edited by Y.S. Kim and W.W. Zachary, Lecture Notes in Physics, Vol. 278, Springer-Verlag, pp. 441-443 (1987).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/3-540-17894-5_404

3. G.P. Beretta
Intrinsic entropy and intrinsic irreversibility for a single isolated constituent of matter: broader kinematics and generalized nonlinear dynamics
Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on the Frontiers of nonequilibrium Statistical Physics, June 3-16, 1984, in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Published in Frontiers of Nonequilibrium Statistical Physics, Edited by G.T. Moore and M.O. Scully, NATO ASI Series, Vol. B135, Plenum Press, pp. 205-212 (1986).
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4613-2181-1_15 

2. G.P. Beretta
A general nonlinear evolution equation for irreversible conservative approach to stable equilibrium
Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on the Frontiers of nonequilibrium Statistical Physics, June 3-16, 1984, in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Published in Frontiers of Nonequilibrium Statistical Physics, Edited by G.T. Moore and M.O. Scully, NATO ASI Series, Vol. B135, Plenum Press, pp. 193-204 (1986). 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4613-2181-1_14

1. G.P. Beretta, J.C. Keck, and M. Rashidi
Thermodynamic analysis of turbulent combustion in a spark-ignition engine. Experimental evidence
The Combustion Institute, Paper number WSS 80-20, Proceedings of the Western States Meeting of the Combustion Institute, Irving, California, 1980.



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