PHYSICS 510 - Statistical Physics I
Section: 001
Term: FA 2013
Subject: Physics (PHYSICS)
Department: LSA Physics
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
BS
Waitlist Capacity:
10
Advisory Prerequisites:
PHYSICS 406 and Graduate standing.
BS:
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Review of thermodynamics, statistical bases of second law, entropy and irreversibility, equipartition, the Gibbs paradox. Quantum statistics, ideal Fermi gas, ideal Bose gas, Bose-Einstein condensation, phase equilibrium, phase transitions, fluctuations and transport theory.

PHYSICS 510 - Statistical Physics I
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
12276
Open
29
9PHYS Grad
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
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Note:
The textbook can also be found on Amazon - http://www.amazon.com/Equilibrium-Statistical-Physics-Computer-simulations/dp/1491066512/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1375118971&sr=8-1&keywords=9781491066515
ISBN: 1491066512
Equilibrium Statistical Physics: with Computer simulations in Python
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