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 FokkerPlanck equation and stochastic processes.
Section 001  LEC
MW 1030AM1200PM
LIU, ANDREA
DAVID RITTENHOUSE LAB 2C6
Events

High Energy Theory Seminar: "Entanglement at a Scale and Recovery Maps"
November 20, 2017  2:00 pm
Nima Lashkari (MIT)
David Rittenhouse Laboratory, 2N36

High Energy Theory Seminar: "BMS Invariant Fluids"
November 27, 2017  2:00 pm
Robert Penna (Columbia University)
David Rittenhouse Laboratory, 2N36

Condensed Matter Seminar: "Striped Ground States in the Hubbard Model"
November 29, 2017  4:00 pm
Steven White (University of California, Irvine)
David Rittenhouse Laboratory, A4