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PHY 405LEC Thermal and Statistical Physics I


Explores statistics and statistical description of particles; statistical and macroscopic thermodynamics; basic results of classical statistical mechanics and connections with thermodynamics; microcanonical, canonical, and grand canonical ensembles; applications to ideal gases, paramagnets, and lattice vibrations; kinetic theory; and phase equilibrium of one-component systems.

Credits: 3
Grading: Graded (GRD)
Typically Offered: Fall
Requisites: Pre-Requisite: MTH 306, PHY 208, PHY 301.
Published: Sep 13, 2021 15:02:55