' STATISTICAL MECHANICS: PRINCIPLES AND SELECTED APPLICATIONS - TERREL L. HILL

Livraria da Física

TeleFONES
Loja virtual
3936 3413
Editora
ESCRITÓRIO (11) 3459 4323 OU 3459 4324 ou 3459 4326
Seu carrinho
  • Busca avançada

Física

STATISTICAL MECHANICS: PRINCIPLES AND SELECTED APPLICATIONS
TERREL L. HILL
Quantidade limitada no estoque. Envio imediato.
Editora Dover
Área FÍSICA TEÓRICA
Idioma Inglês
Número de páginas 448
Edição 1987
ISBN 0486653900
EAN 9780486653907
Excellent . a welcome addition to the literature on the subject." - Science
Before the publication of this standard, oft-cited book, there were few if any statistical-mechanics texts that incorporated reviews of both fundamental principles and recent developments in the field.
In this volume, Professor Hill offers just such a dual presentation - a useful account of basic theory and of its applications, made accessible in a comprehensive format. The book opens with concise, unusually clear introductory chapters on classical statistical mechanics, quantum statistical mechanics and the relation of statistical mechanics to thermodynamics. Then follows a wide-ranging, detailed examination of various applications. Chapter 4 deals with fluctuations. The fifth chapter treats the theory of imperfect gases and condensation, largely following Mayer's theory but also giving some new, alternative derivations and discussing in the final section Yang and Lee's theory. The sixth chapter is devoted to a discussion of distribution functions and the theory of the liquid state. Chapter 7 deals with nearest-neighbor (Ising) lattice statistics, while the last chapter discusses free-volume and hole theories of liquids and solids.
Written primarily for graduate students and researchers in chemistry, physics and biology who already have some acquaintance with statistical mechanics, the book lends itself to use as a text for a second course in statistical mechanics, as a supplement to a first course or for self-study or reference. The level is neither introductory nor highly sophisticated; the author has generally emphasized material that is not available in other books. In addition, selected bibliographic references at the end of each chapter suggest supplementary reading.

Reprint of the McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., New York, 1956 edition.



Nosso preço: R$ 109,52
ATENÇÃO: Os pedidos deste catálogo estão sujeitos a alteração sem prévia comunicação. Os pedidos ficam condicionados a disponibilidade do nosso estoque e de nossos fornecedores (editoras e distribuidores). Esclarecemos aos consumidores que, por não sermos vendedores no atacado, pedidos que possuam mais de um item do mesmo produto, poderão sofrer alteração no prazo de entrega se a quantidade de produtos solicitados for maior do que a quantidade disponível em nosso estoque, para não ter dúvidas sobre quantidades, consulte antes por e-mail (vendas@livrariadafisica.com.br)