By Jayanta Bhattacharjee,Dhruba Banerjee
In this new textbook, a couple of strange functions are mentioned as well as the standard themes lined in a path on Statistical Physics. Examples are: statistical mechanics of powders, Peierls instability, graphene, Bose-Einstein condensates in a capture, Casimir impact and the quantum corridor impression. Superfluidity and super-conductivity (including the physics of high-temperature superconductors) have additionally been mentioned extensively.
The emphasis at the therapy of those issues is pedagogic, introducing the elemental tenets of statistical mechanics, with vast and thorough dialogue of the postulates, ensembles, and the appropriate facts. Many average examples illustrate the microcanonical, canonical and grand canonical ensembles, in addition to the Bose-Einstein and Fermi-Dirac statistics.
A detailed function of this article is the distinct presentation of the speculation of second-order part transitions and the renormalization workforce, emphasizing the function of ailment. Non-equilibrium statistical physics is brought through the Boltzmann delivery equation. extra subject matters lined right here comprise metastability, glassy structures, the Langevin equation, Brownian movement, and the Fokker-Planck equation.
Graduate scholars will locate the presentation without problems obtainable, because the themes were handled with good deal of care and a spotlight to detail.
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