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PHYS 5310 - Statistical Mechanics I
  
Course last offered 
 :   
Spring 2017/18
Instructor(s)
 :
SZETO Kwok Yip
No. of credits
 :
3


Teaching Pattern
  • Duration of course: about 13 weeks
  • Lecture hour(s) per week: 3
 
Content
  • Laws and applications of thermodynamics
  • Kinetic theory
  • Transport phenomena
  • Classical statistical mechanics
  • Canonical and grand canonical ensemble
  • Quantum statistical mechanics
  • Fermi and Bose systems
  • Non-equilibrium statistical mechanics
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