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Statistical mechanics : a concise introduction for chemists

Author: B Widom
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
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Statistical mechanics is the theoretical apparatus used to study the properties of macroscopic systems - systems made up of many atoms or molecules - and relates those properties to the system's microscopic constitution. This book is an introduction to statistical mechanics, intended to be used either by advanced undergraduates or by beginning graduate students. The first chapter deals with statistical  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Widom, B.
Statistical mechanics.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002
(DLC) 2001043687
(OCoLC)47995893
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: B Widom
ISBN: 0511078110 9780511078118 9780511815836 0511815832 0511076541 9780511076541 1283329581 9781283329583
OCLC Number: 57572539
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 170 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The Boltzmann distribution law and statistical theromodynamics --
The ideal gas --
Chemical equilibrium in ideal-gas mixtures --
Ideal harmonic solid and black-body radiation --
The third law --
The non-ideal gas --
The liquid state --
Quantum ideal gases.
Responsibility: B. Widom.
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