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Kinetic theory : classical, quantum, and relativistic descriptions

Author: Richard L Liboff
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©2003.
Series: Graduate texts in contemporary physics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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This book goes beyond the scope of other works in the field with its thorough treatment of applications in a wide variety of disciplines. The third edition features a new section on constants of motion and symmetry and a new appendix on the Lorentz-Legendre expansion.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard L Liboff
ISBN: 0387955518 9780387955513 9781441930521 1441930523
OCLC Number: 50064639
Description: xx, 571 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: The Liouville equation --
Analysis of the Liouville equation --
The Boltzmann equation, fluid dynamics, and irreversibility --
Assorted kinetic equations with applications to plasmas and neutral fluids --
Elements of quantum kinetic theory --
Relativistic kinetic theory --
Kinetic properties of metals and amorphous media.
Series Title: Graduate texts in contemporary physics.
Responsibility: Richard L. Liboff.
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