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Statistical physics books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Statistical physics category. Presented with a red border are the Statistical physics books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Sturge's Statistical and Thermal Physics by Jeffrey Olafsen Sturge's Statistical and Thermal Physics

This fully revised and updated edition provides a uniquely accessible introduction to the principles and applications of statistical mechanics and thermodynamics. Based on the highly acclaimed text by famous physicist M.D. Sturge, it continues its emphasis on explaining concepts with...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/01/2018

Dynamical Processes on Complex Networks by Alessandro Vespignani, Alain Barrat, Marc Barthelemy Dynamical Processes on Complex Networks
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An in-depth account on complex connectivity patterns for graduates and researchers in statistical mechanics, mathematical biology and information science.
Format: Paperback - Released: 00/01/2018

Fractional Diffusion Equations and Anomalous Diffusion by Luiz Roberto Evangelista Fractional Diffusion Equations and Anomalous Diffusion

Presents a unified treatment of anomalous diffusion problems using fractional calculus in a wide range of applications across scientific and technological disciplines.
Format: Hardback - Released: 00/01/2018

Quantum Statistics of Dense Gases and Nonideal Plasmas by Werner Ebeling, Vladimir E. Fortov, Vladimir Filinov Quantum Statistics of Dense Gases and Nonideal Plasmas
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The aim of this book is the pedagogical exploration of the basic principles of quantum-statistical thermodynamics as applied to various states of matter - ranging from rare gases to astrophysical matter with high-energy density. The reader will learn in this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/12/2017

Classical Statistical Mechanics with Nested Sampling by Robert John Nicholas Baldock Classical Statistical Mechanics with Nested Sampling

This thesis develops a nested sampling algorithm into a black box tool for directly calculating the partition function, and thus the complete phase diagram of a material, from the interatomic potential energy function.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/11/2017

Statistical Mechanics of Lattice Systems A Concrete Mathematical Introduction by Sacha (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil) Friedli, Yvan (Universite de Geneve) Velenik Statistical Mechanics of Lattice Systems A Concrete Mathematical Introduction
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A self-contained, mathematical introduction to the driving ideas in equilibrium statistical mechanics, studying important models in detail.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/11/2017

The Theory and Applications of Instanton Calculations by Manu (Universite de Montreal) Paranjape The Theory and Applications of Instanton Calculations

This book explains in detail the key concepts, calculations and applications elucidating quantum tunnelling mediated by instantons, using the Feynman path integral.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/11/2017

Quantization, Geometry and Noncommutative Structures in Mathematics and Physics by Alexander (Universidad de los Andes, Colombia) Cardona Quantization, Geometry and Noncommutative Structures in Mathematics and Physics
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This monograph presents various ongoing approaches to the vast topic of quantization, which is the process of forming a quantum mechanical system starting from a classical one, and discusses their numerous fruitful interactions with mathematics.The opening chapter introduces the various...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/11/2017

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Works on the Foundations of Statistical Physics by Nikolai Sergeevich Krylov Works on the Foundations of Statistical Physics

Initially published in Moscow in 1950 following the author's death, this book contains the first chapters of a large monograph Krylov planned entitled The foundations of physical statistics, his doctoral thesis on The processes of relaxation of statistical systems and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

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Formulation of Statistical Mechanics Based on Thermal Pure Quantum States by Sho Sugiura Formulation of Statistical Mechanics Based on Thermal Pure Quantum States

This thesis introduces the concept of thermal pure quantum (TPQ) states , which are pure quantum states in equilibrium.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

Hadamard States from Light-like Hypersurfaces by Claudio Dappiaggi, Valter Moretti, Nicola Pinamonti Hadamard States from Light-like Hypersurfaces
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This book provides a rather self-contained survey of the construction of Hadamard states for scalar field theories in a large class of notable spacetimes, possessing a (conformal) light-like boundary.
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

Nonequilibrium Statistical Physics A Modern Perspective by Roberto (Universit... degli Studi di Firenze, Italy) Livi, Paolo (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR), Rome) Politi Nonequilibrium Statistical Physics A Modern Perspective
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A comprehensive and pedagogical text on nonequilibrium statistical physics, covering topics from random walks to pattern formation.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

Non-Dissipative Effects in Nonequilibrium Systems by Christian Maes Non-Dissipative Effects in Nonequilibrium Systems

This book introduces and discusses both the fundamental aspects and the measurability of applications of time-symmetric kinetic quantities, outlining the features that constitute the non-dissipative branch of non-equilibrium physics.These specific features of non-equilibrium dynamics have largely been ignored in standard...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/10/2017

Statistical Physics and Thermodynamics An Introduction to Key Concepts by Jochen (Professor of Mathematics, RheinMain University of Applied Sciences) Rau Statistical Physics and Thermodynamics An Introduction to Key Concepts
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Statistical physics and thermodynamics describe the behaviour of systems on the macroscopic scale. Their methods are applicable to a wide range of phenomena, from neutron stars to heat engines, or from chemical reactions to phase transitions. The pertinent laws are...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

Statistical Physics and Thermodynamics An Introduction to Key Concepts by Jochen (Professor of Mathematics, RheinMain University of Applied Sciences) Rau Statistical Physics and Thermodynamics An Introduction to Key Concepts
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Statistical physics and thermodynamics describe the behaviour of systems on the macroscopic scale. Their methods are applicable to a wide range of phenomena, from neutron stars to heat engines, or from chemical reactions to phase transitions. The pertinent laws are...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

String Theory Methods for Condensed Matter Physics by Horatiu (Universidade Estadual Paulista, Sao Paulo) Nastase String Theory Methods for Condensed Matter Physics
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A comprehensive textbook covering the applications of string theory methods and the mathematics of AdS/CFT to areas of condensed matter physics.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Perturbative and Non-perturbative Approaches to String Sigma-Models in AdS/CFT by Edoardo Vescovi Perturbative and Non-perturbative Approaches to String Sigma-Models in AdS/CFT

The anti-de Sitter/conformal field theory (AdS/CFT) correspondence realizes physicists' dream of studying strongly coupled quantum field theories with enhanced symmetries, using the methods provided by string theory.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

Quantum Field Theory and Condensed Matter An Introduction by Ramamurti (Yale University, Connecticut) Shankar Quantum Field Theory and Condensed Matter An Introduction
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This book provides a review of the application of quantum field theory to condensed matter systems, introducing important techniques in condensed matter theory.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/08/2017

Geometry of Quantum States An Introduction to Quantum Entanglement by Ingemar Bengtsson, Karol Zyczkowski Geometry of Quantum States An Introduction to Quantum Entanglement
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This new edition describes the space of quantum states and the theory of quantum entanglement from a geometric perspective.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/08/2017

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