Statistical Thermodynamics

Topics include microstates and macrostates, Phase space; interactions between macroscopic systems; equilibrium conditions and entropy, thermodynamic laws and basic statistical relations; macroscopic parameters; applications; ensembles, the canonical distribution; partition of functions, applications; and equilibrium between phases Bose and Fermi statistics, applications. PREREQ: PHYS 3036 or permission of the department. (lec 3) cr 3.

PHYS-4437EL
Physics
3.00
UG