Computer Science and Engineering School Applied Physics  

Statistical Mechanics 83964

Sylabus:The course is devoted to the study of statistical mechanics and thermodynamics. A basic theory is given. Different examples and problems are presented.

Relevant Literature:

  1. R.K.Pathria, Statistical Mechanics, Pergamon Press, 1986

  2. R.Kubo, Statistical Mechanics, Interscience Publishers, New York, 1965.
  3. L.D. Landau and E.M. Lifshitz, Statistical Physics, Pergamon Press, 1980.
  4. Shang-Keng Ma, Statistical Mechanics, World Scientific, 1985.
  5. C.Kittel, Elementary Statistical Physics, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. New York, 1958.
  6. J.M.Yomans, Statistical Mechanics of Phase Transitions, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1992.
  7. R.P.Feynman, Statistical Mechanics, A Set of Lectures., Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, 1972
  8. F.Reif, Statistical Physics, Berkeley Physics Course , V5,  Mgraw-Hill Book Company, 1965.
  9. C.J. Thompson,   Classical equilibrium Statistical Mechanics, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1988.