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The Thermodynamics of Light

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The Thermodynamics of Light
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Publisher: arXiv.org
Number of pages: 60

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These notes introduce some of the basic mathematical and physical tools necessary for theoretical investigations into the thermodynamics properties of light in cavities. The notes will also be useful for the research teams entering this field of science.

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