PHYS611 - STATISTICAL MECHANICS

Introduction to the canonical structure and formulation of modern statistical mechanics. The thermodynamic limit. Entropic and depletion forces. Gas and liquid theory. Phase transitions and critical phenomena. The virial expansion. Quantum statistics. Path integrals, the Fokker-Planck equation and stochastic processes.
Section 001 - LEC
MW 1030AM-1200PM
LIU, ANDREA
DAVID RITTENHOUSE LAB 2C6