**Statistical Physics II**

by Eric Poisson

**Publisher**: University of Guelph 2009**Number of pages**: 113

**Description**:

From the table of contents: Review of thermodynamics; Statistical mechanics of isolated systems; Statistical mechanics of interacting systems; Information theory; Paramagnetism; Quantum statistics of ideal gases; Black-body radiation.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(800KB, PDF)

## Similar books

**Thermodynamic Limit in Statistical Physics**

by

**A. L. Kuzemsky**-

**arXiv**

The thermodynamic limit in statistical thermodynamics of many-particle systems is an important issue. We review the past and present disposition of thermodynamic limiting procedure in the structure of the contemporary statistical mechanics ...

(

**3005**views)

**Introduction to the theory of stochastic processes and Brownian motion problems**

by

**J. L. Garcia-Palacios**-

**arXiv**

Contents: Stochastic variables; Stochastic processes and Markov processes; The master equation; The Langevin equation; Linear response theory, dynamical susceptibilities, and relaxation times; Langevin and Fokkerâ€“Planck equations; etc.

(

**5203**views)

**Non-Equilibrium Processes**

by

**Sidney Redner**-

**Boston University**

The author illustrates non-equilibrium statistical physics by presenting a number of current and paradigmatic examples of systems that are out of equilibrium, and elucidates the range of techniques available to solve these systems.

(

**4410**views)

**Time-related Issues in Statistical Mechanics**

by

**L. S. Schulman**-

**Clarkson University**

Topics covered: The description of apparent of irreversibility; Physical origins of the arrow(s) of time; Two-time boundary value problems; The micro / macro distinction and coarse graining; Quantum mechanics with special states.

(

**6964**views)