**Statistical Physics**

by Manfred Sigrist

**Publisher**: ETH Zurich 2014**Number of pages**: 130

**Description**:

From the table of contents: Laws of Thermodynamics; Kinetic approach and Boltzmann transport theory; Classical statistical mechanics; Quantum Statistical Physics; Phase transitions; Linear Response Theory; Renormalization group; etc.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(8.8MB, PDF)

## Similar books

**Study notes for Statistical Physics**

by

**W. David McComb**-

**Bookboon**

This is an academic textbook in three parts, intended for a one-semester course in statistical physics at honours BSc level. Throughout the book, the emphasis is on a clear, concise exposition, with all steps being clearly explained.

(

**6138**views)

**Time-related Issues in Statistical Mechanics**

by

**L. S. Schulman**-

**Clarkson University**

Topics covered: The description of apparent of irreversibility; Physical origins of the arrow(s) of time; Two-time boundary value problems; The micro / macro distinction and coarse graining; Quantum mechanics with special states.

(

**11022**views)

**Statistical Mechanics of Nonequilibrium Liquids**

by

**Denis J. Evans, Gary P. Morriss**-

**ANU E Press**

The book charts the development and theoretical analysis of molecular dynamics as applied to equilibrium and non-equilibrium systems. It connects molecular dynamics simulation with the mathematical theory to understand non-equilibrium steady states.

(

**11950**views)

**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.

(

**8367**views)