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BT 34.016 783.172 Td /F1 15.0 Tf [(Solution Pathria Statistical Problems)] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 556.798 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Statistical Mechanics)] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 401.121 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Problems and Solutions on Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics)] TJ ET
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BT 269.936 401.121 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Yung-kuo Lim 1990 Volume 5.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 391.963 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Compendium of Theoretical Physics)] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 355.333 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Molecular Simulation)] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 327.861 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Classical Analogies in the Solution of Quantum Many-Body Problems)] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 227.128 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Molecular Simulation)] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 172.183 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Carlo, and important topics including free-energy calculations, linear-response theory, harmonic baths and the generalized Langevin equation, critical )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 144.711 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Statistical Physics of Particles)] TJ ET
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BT 133.211 144.711 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Mehran Kardar 2007-06-07 Statistical physics has its origins in attempts to describe the thermal properties of matter in terms of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 135.553 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(its constituent particles, and has played a fundamental role in the development of quantum mechanics. Based on lectures taught by Professor Kardar at MIT, )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 117.238 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(theorem and information theory, and covers interacting particles, with an extensive description of the van der Waals equation and its derivation by mean field )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 98.923 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(available to lecturers on a password protected website at www.cambridge.org/9780521873420. A companion volume, Statistical Physics of Fields, discusses )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 89.766 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(non-mean field aspects of scaling and critical phenomena, through the perspective of renormalization group.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 80.608 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Computational statistical physics)] TJ ET
BT 142.383 80.608 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Sitangshu Bikas Santra 2011-07-15 The present book is an outcome of the SERC school on Computational Statistical )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 43.978 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Subir Sarkar- the nine chapters comprising the book deal with topics that range from the fundamentals of the field, to problems and questions that are at the )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 800.548 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(very forefront of current research. This book aims to expose the graduate student to the basic as well as advanced techniques in computational statistical )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 745.603 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Statistical Physics of Fields)] TJ ET
BT 124.458 745.603 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Mehran Kardar 2007-06-07 While many scientists are familiar with fractals, fewer are familiar with scale-invariance and )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 672.343 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Basic Concepts in Physics)] TJ ET
BT 121.961 672.343 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Masud Chaichian 2021-05-31 This book is the second edition of an excellent undergraduate-level overview of classical and )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 498.351 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(13 discusses fluctuations. The book will be of great use to researchers and practitioners from wide array of disciplines, such as physics, chemistry, and )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 480.036 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Introduction to Modern Statistical Mechanics)] TJ ET
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BT 181.158 480.036 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( David Chandler 1987 Lectures on elementary statistical mechanics, taught at the University of Illinois and at the )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 461.721 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Statistical Physics of Non-Thermal Phase Transitions)] TJ ET
BT 210.318 461.721 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Sergey G. Abaimov 2015-05-18 This book addresses the application of methods used in statistical )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 452.563 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(physics to complex systems—from simple phenomenological analogies to more complex aspects, such as correlations, fluctuation-dissipation theorem, the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 443.406 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(concept of free energy, renormalization group approach and scaling. Statistical physics contains a well-developed formalism that describes phase transitions. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 434.248 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(It is useful to apply this formalism for damage phenomena as well. Fractals, the Ising model, percolation, damage mechanics, fluctuations, free energy )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 425.091 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(formalism, renormalization group, and scaling, are some of the topics covered in Statistical Physics of Phase Transitions.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 415.933 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Statistical Mechanics: Algorithms and Computations)] TJ ET
BT 206.576 415.933 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Werner Krauth 2006-09-14 This book discusses the computational approach in modern statistical )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 406.776 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(physics, adopting simple language and an attractive format with many illustrations, tables and printed algorithms. The style will appeal to students, teachers )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 388.461 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(An Introduction to Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics)] TJ ET
BT 239.096 388.461 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Keith Stowe 2007-05-10 This introductory textbook for standard undergraduate courses in )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 379.303 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(thermodynamics has been completely rewritten to explore a greater number of topics, more clearly and concisely. Starting with an overview of important )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 370.146 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(quantum behaviours, the book teaches students how to calculate probabilities in order to provide a firm foundation for later chapters. It introduces the ideas of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 360.988 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(classical thermodynamics and explores them both in general and as they are applied to specific processes and interactions. The remainder of the book deals )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 351.831 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(with statistical mechanics. Each topic ends with a boxed summary of ideas and results, and every chapter contains numerous homework problems, covering a )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 324.358 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(A Guide to Physics Problems)] TJ ET
BT 131.133 324.358 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Sidney B. Cahn 1994 This text features 182 challenging problems with detailed solutions, textbook references, clear illustrations, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 315.201 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(and an easy-to-use layout.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 306.043 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(A Modern Course in Statistical Physics)] TJ ET
BT 162.806 306.043 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( L. E. Reichl 1980 Going beyond traditional textbook topics, 'A Modern Course in Statistical Physics' incorporates )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 287.728 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(processes, this book emphasizes the theoretical foundations derived from thermodynamics and probability theory underlying all concepts in statistical physics. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 278.571 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(This completely revised and updated third edition continues the comprehensive coverage of numerous core topics and special applications, allowing )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 269.413 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(professors flexibility in designing individualized courses. The inclusion of advanced topics and extensive references makes this an invaluable resource for )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 251.098 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Basic Statistical Mechanics)] TJ ET
BT 124.458 251.098 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Peeter Joot This document is based on my lecture notes for the Winter 2013, University of Toronto Basic Statistical Mechanics )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 241.941 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(course \(PHY452H1S\), taught by Prof. Arun Paramekanti. Official course description: “Classical and quantum statistical mechanics of noninteracting systems; )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.783 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(the statistical basis of thermodynamics; ensembles, partition function; thermodynamic equilibrium; stability and fluctuations; formulation of quantum statistics; )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 223.626 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(theory of simple gases; ideal Bose and Fermi systems.” This document contains: • Plain old lecture notes. These mirror what was covered in class, possibly )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 214.468 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(augmented with additional details. • Personal notes exploring details that were not clear to me from the lectures, or from the texts associated with the lecture )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 205.311 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(material. • Assigned problems. two problem sets. • Some worked problems attempted as course prep, for fun, or for test preparation, or post test reflection. • )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 196.153 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Links to Mathematica workbooks associated with these notes.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.996 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Thermodynamics and an Introduction to Thermostatistics)] TJ ET
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BT 222.836 186.996 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Herbert B. Callen 1985-09-12 The only text to cover both thermodynamic and statistical mechanics--)] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 159.523 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(is incorporated into the text without eclipsing macroscopic thermodynamics, and is integrated into the conceptual framework of physical theory.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 150.366 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(A Guide to Physics Problems)] TJ ET
BT 131.133 150.366 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Sidney B. Cahn 2007-05-08 In order to equip hopeful graduate students with the knowledge necessary to pass the qualifying )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 141.208 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(examination, the authors have assembled and solved standard and original problems from major American universities – Boston University, University of )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 58.791 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(think about physics, not merely to train you to pass an exam. I personally received considerable pleasure in working the problems, and I would guess that )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 49.633 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(anyone who wants to be a professional physicist would experience similar enjoyment. ... This book will be a great help to students and professors, as well as a )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 800.548 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(source of pleasure and enjoyment." \(From Foreword by Max Dresden\) "An excellent resource for graduate students in physics and, one expects, also for their )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 791.391 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(teachers." \(Daniel Kleppner, Lester Wolfe Professor of Physics Emeritus, MIT\) "A nice selection of problems ... Thought-provoking, entertaining, and just plain )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 782.233 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(fun to solve." \(Giovanni Vignale, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Missouri at Columbia\) "Interesting indeed and enjoyable. The problems )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 754.761 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(of problems that covers the key areas of physics addressed by Ph.D. qualifying exams. ... Will prove most useful to both faculty and students. Indeed, I plan to )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 745.603 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(use this material as a source of examples and illustrations that will be worked into my lectures." \(Douglas Mills, University of California at Irvine\))] TJ ET
BT 34.016 736.446 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Statistical Mechanics)] TJ ET
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BT 104.036 736.446 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( R.K. Pathria 2020-12-24 Statistical Mechanics, Fourth Edition, explores the physical properties of matter based on the dynamic behavior )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 718.131 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(thermodynamics, ensemble theory, simple gases theory, Ideal Bose and Fermi systems, statistical mechanics of interacting systems, phase transitions, and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 708.973 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(computer simulations. In the latest revision, the book's authors have updated the content throughout, including new coverage on biophysical applications, )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 672.343 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Bose-Einstein condensation in atomic gases, Thermodynamics of the early universe, Computer simulations: Monte Carlo and molecular dynamics, Correlation )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 663.186 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(functions and scattering, Fluctuation-dissipation theorem and the dynamical structure factor, and much more)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 654.028 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Statistical Mechanics in a Nutshell)] TJ ET
BT 147.386 654.028 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Luca Peliti 2011-08-28 Statistical mechanics is one of the most exciting areas of physics today, and it also has applications )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 599.083 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(and much, much more. The essential resource on the subject, this book is the most up-to-date and accessible introduction available for graduate students and )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 571.611 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Guides readers from the basics to the threshold of modern research Highlights the broad scope of applications of statistical mechanics)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 562.453 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Introduction to Statistical Physics)] TJ ET
BT 143.643 562.453 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Silvio Salinas 2001-02-08 This textbook covers the basic principles of statistical physics and thermodynamics. The text is )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 534.981 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(their relevance in other scientific fields using clear and explicit examples. Later chapters introduce phase transitions, critical phenomena and non-equilibrium )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 525.823 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(phenomena.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 516.666 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Problems And Solutions On Mechanics \(Second Edition\))] TJ ET
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BT 221.591 516.666 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Swee Cheng Lim 2020-06-22 This volume is a compilation of carefully selected questions at the PhD )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 489.193 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(dynamics of systems of point masses, rigid bodies and deformable bodies, Lagrange's and Hamilton's equations, and special relativity.This latest edition has )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 480.036 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(been updated with more problems and solutions and the original problems have also been modernized, excluding outdated questions and emphasizing those )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 470.878 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(that rely on calculations. The problems range from fundamental to advanced in a wide range of topics on mechanics, easily enhancing the student's )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 461.721 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(knowledge through workable exercises. Simple-to-solve problems play a useful role as a first check of the student's level of knowledge whereas difficult )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 452.563 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(problems will challenge the student's capacity on finding the solutions.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 443.406 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Statistical Physics of Particles)] TJ ET
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BT 133.211 443.406 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Mehran Kardar 2007-06-07 Statistical physics has its origins in attempts to describe the thermal properties of matter in terms of )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 434.248 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(its constituent particles, and has played a fundamental role in the development of quantum mechanics. Based on lectures taught by Professor Kardar at MIT, )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 415.933 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(theorem and information theory, and covers interacting particles, with an extensive description of the van der Waals equation and its derivation by mean field )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 406.776 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(approximation. It also contains an integrated set of problems, with solutions to selected problems at the end of the book and a complete set of solutions is )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 397.618 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(available to lecturers on a password protected website at www.cambridge.org/9780521873420. A companion volume, Statistical Physics of Fields, discusses )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 388.461 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(non-mean field aspects of scaling and critical phenomena, through the perspective of renormalization group.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 379.303 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics)] TJ ET
BT 178.226 379.303 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Peter T. Landsberg 2014-03-05 Exceptionally articulate treatment of negative temperatures, relativistic effects, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 370.146 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(black hole thermodynamics, gravitational collapse, much more. Over 100 problems with worked solutions. Geared toward advanced undergraduates and )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 351.831 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Introduction to Statistical Physics)] TJ ET
BT 143.643 351.831 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Kerson Huang 2001-09-20 Statistical physics is a core component of most undergraduate \(and some post-graduate\) physics )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 287.728 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Molecular Driving Forces)] TJ ET
BT 116.943 287.728 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Ken Dill 2010-10-21 Molecular Driving Forces, Second Edition E-book is an introductory statistical thermodynamics text that )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 251.098 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(The Second Edition includes two brand new chapters: \(1\) "Microscopic Dynamics" introduces single molecule experiments; and \(2\) "Molecular Machines" )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 241.941 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(considers how nanoscale machines and engines work. "The Logic of Thermodynamics" has been expanded to its own chapter and now covers heat, work, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 232.783 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(processes, pathways, and cycles. New practical applications, examples, and end-of-chapter questions are integrated throughout the revised and updated text, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 223.626 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(exploring topics in biology, environmental and energy science, and nanotechnology. Written in a clear and reader-friendly style, the book provides an excellent )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 205.311 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(An Introduction to Statistical Thermodynamics)] TJ ET
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BT 186.573 205.311 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Terrell L. Hill 2012-06-08 Four-part treatment covers principles of quantum statistical mechanics, systems )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 196.153 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(composed of independent molecules or other independent subsystems, and systems of interacting molecules, concluding with a consideration of quantum )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 186.996 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(statistics.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 177.838 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Statistical Mechanics)] TJ ET
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BT 104.036 177.838 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Ryogo Kubo 1971 )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 168.681 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Solved Problems in Quantum and Statistical Mechanics)] TJ ET
BT 218.253 168.681 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Michele Cini 2012-03-30 This textbook is the result of many years of teaching quantum and statistical )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 159.523 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(mechanics, drawing on exercises and exam papers used on courses taught by the authors. The subjects of the exercises have been carefully selected to )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 132.051 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(require extensive calculations but tend to be somewhat unusual and force the solver to think about the problem starting from first principles, rather than by )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 122.893 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(analogy with some previously solved exercise.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 113.736 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Elementary Statistical Physics)] TJ ET
BT 134.043 113.736 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Charles Kittel 2012-04-26 Graduate-level text covers properties of the Fermi-Dirac and Bose-Einstein distributions; the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 104.578 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(interrelated subjects of fluctuations, thermal noise, and Brownian movement; and the thermodynamics of irreversible processes. 1958 edition.)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 95.421 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Thermal Physics)] TJ ET
BT 89.441 95.421 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Robert Floyd Sekerka 2015-08-19 In Thermal Physics: Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics for Scientists and Engineers, the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 86.263 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(fundamental laws of thermodynamics are stated precisely as postulates and subsequently connected to historical context and developed mathematically. )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 77.106 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(These laws are applied systematically to topics such as phase equilibria, chemical reactions, external forces, fluid-fluid surfaces and interfaces, and )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 67.948 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(anisotropic crystal-fluid interfaces. Statistical mechanics is presented in the context of information theory to quantify entropy, followed by development of the )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 58.791 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(most important ensembles: microcanonical, canonical, and grand canonical. A unified treatment of ideal classical, Fermi, and Bose gases is presented, )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 49.633 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(including Bose condensation, degenerate Fermi gases, and classical gases with internal structure. Additional topics include paramagnetism, adsorption on )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 791.391 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(to Monte Carlo simulation. Throughout the book, problems are posed and solved to illustrate specific results and problem-solving techniques. Includes )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 763.918 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Self-contained, including nine appendices to handle necessary background and technical details)] TJ ET
BT 34.016 754.761 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(Introductory Statistical Mechanics)] TJ ET
BT 145.721 754.761 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [( Roger Bowley 1999 This book explains the ideas and techniques of statistical mechanics-the theory of condensed matter-in )] TJ ET
BT 34.016 745.603 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(a simple and progressive way. The text starts with the laws of thermodynamics and simple ideas of quantum mechanics. The conceptual ideas underlying the )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 699.816 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(There are plentyof problems at the end of each chapter, and brief model answers are provided for odd-numbered problems. From reviews of the first edition: )] TJ ET
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BT 34.016 681.501 Td /F1 7.5 Tf [(States of Matter)] TJ ET
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