**Statistical Field Theory**

by H.T.C. Stoof

**Publisher**: Utrecht University 2002**Number of pages**: 66

**Description**:

We give a self-contained introduction to the quantum field theory for many-particle systems, using functional methods throughout. We focus in general on the behavior of so-called quantum liquids, i.e., quantum gases and liquids, but use as an explicit example always the trapped atomic gases that have recently become accesible experimentally.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(420KB, PDF)

## Similar books

**Statistical Physics: a Short Course for Electrical Engineering Students**

by

**Neri Merhav**-

**arXiv**

This is a set of lecture notes of a course on statistical physics and thermodynamics, oriented towards electrical engineering students. The main body of the lectures is devoted to statistical physics, whereas much less emphasis is on thermodynamics.

(

**5605**views)

**Evolution of Networks**

by

**S.N. Dorogovtsev, J.F.F. Mendes**-

**arXiv**

The authors review the recent fast progress in statistical physics of evolving networks. Interest has focused mainly on the structural properties of random complex networks in communications, biology, social sciences and economics.

(

**6218**views)

**Non-equilibrium Statistical Mechanics**

by

**T. Chou, K. Mallick, R. K. P. Zia**-

**arXiv**

We review some of the many recent activities on non-equilibrium statistical mechanics, focusing on general aspects. Using the language of stochastic Markov processes, we emphasize general properties of the evolution of configurational probabilities.

(

**5435**views)

**Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics: An intermediate level course**

by

**Richard Fitzpatrick**-

**Lulu.com**

Set of lecture notes for an upper-division thermodynamics and statistical mechanics course. Covered topics are classical thermodynamics, the thermodynamics of the atmosphere, heat engines, specific heat capacities of gases and solids, etc.

(

**16025**views)