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introduction to statistical physics for students

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Published
**1967**
by Longmans in London
.

Written in English

- Statistical mechanics.,
- Statistical thermodynamics.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | A. J. Pointon. |

Contributions | Pointon, Anthony John. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QC"175.2"P6 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xi, 202 p. : |

Number of Pages | 202 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL20186802M |

LC Control Number | 67105243 |

To accompany the text, the author, a renowned expert in the field, has written a Solutions Manual/Instructor's Guide, available free of charge to lecturers who adopt this book for their courses. Introduction to Statistical Physics will appeal to students and researchers in physics, applied mathematics and statistics. CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICS 5 Population: All students enrolled in college. Sample: 50 students students 1, students Observe the number of times each student fidgets during a class presentation in each sample. Draw conclusions about anxiety levels for the entire population of students (not just among those in each sample).

Statistical physics is a core component of most undergraduate (and some post-graduate) physics degree courses. It is primarily concerned with the behavior of matter in bulk-from boiling water to the superconductivity of metals. Ultimately, it seeks to uncover the laws governing random processes, such as the snow on your TV screen. This essential ne. Statistical and Thermal Physics. Princeton University Press. ISBN CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list ; Swendsen, Robert (). An Introduction to Statistical Mechanics and Thermodynamics. Oxford University Press. ISBN Statistical .

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An introduction to statistical physics for students. by A J Pointon Print book: English. Repr. with corr: London: Longmans.A text for graduate-level students, covering the statistical basis of thermodynamics, with examples from solid-state physics.

Reviews statistical methods and classical thermodynamics, moving into statistical mechanics, with discussion of quantum statistical mechanics.

Includes coverage of blackbody radiation, phonons, and magnons.