E-ISBN: Publication Year: 2019
Binding: Paper Back Dimension: 160mm x 240mm Weight: 823
About the book
STATISTICAL MECHANICS is a comprehensive text intended for the students in Physics. The book consists of eleven chapters, which aim to familiarize readers with the basic ideas and postulates of statistical-mechanics. The chapters give an insight into the essence of statistical methods. The book will be helpful for students of Physics honours course in Indian and International Universities.
Detailed introductory chapter familiarizes step by step, with the basic ideas and concepts of
• Solved Examples and ‘Do it yourself” provided
• Special emphasis on essential points in the form of ‘Worthy of notes’
• Value added with MCQs, short and long answer questions and unsolved problems with their
answers and hints.
Table of Contents
Preface / Fundamentals of Statistical Mechanics / Link Between Statistical-Mechanics and Thermodynamics / Statistical Distributions / Partition Function / Ideal Classical Gas / Diatomic Gases / Negative Temperatures / Black-Body Radiation / The Ensemble Theory / Ideal Bose-Einstein Gas / Ideal Fermi-Dirac Gas / Exercise Answers / Appendix / Bibliography / Index.
Undergraduate Students, Professionals and Researchers