Courses: Statistical Physics (PHYSH303A01)

Fall 2007

Treatment of many particle systems using classical and quantum statistics and ensembles to derive the laws of thermodynamics and statistical mechanics. This course includes applications to the thermal properties of matter (solids, liquids and gases), photon, and phonon systems. Monte Carlo techniques are introduced through a computer project.

Prerequisites: Prerequisite: Physics 214b or consent of instructor.

Fulfills: NA II

Department

Physics (Web site)

Taught By

Peter Love (Profile)

Location

Haverford, Hlls 108

Meeting Times

MWF 9:30-10:30