Mathematical Statistical Physics

Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School 2005

Edited by

  • Anton Bovier
  • François Dunlop
  • Aernout Van Enter
  • Frank Den Hollander
  • Jean Dalibard, Ph.D., Laboratoire Kastler Brossel, ENS, Paris, France

The proceedings of the 2005 les Houches summer school on Mathematical Statistical Physics give and broad and clear overview on this fast developing area of interest to both physicists and mathematicians.
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Book information

  • Published: June 2006
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-0-444-52813-1

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - K. Johansson: Random Matrices and Determinantal ProcessesChapter 2 - W. Werner: Some Recent Aspects of Random Conformally Invariant SystemsChapter 3 - B. Duplantier: Conformal Random GeometryChapter 4 - A.-S. Sznitman: Random Motions in Random MediaChapter 5 - F. Guerra: An Introduction to Mean Field Spin Glas Theory: Methods and ResultsChapter 6 - C.M. Newman and D.L. Stein: Short-Range Spin Glasses: Selected Open Problems Chapter 7 - G. Parisi: Computing the Number of Metastable States in Infinite-Range ModelsChapter 8 - Gerard Ben Arous and Jiri Cerny: Dynamics of Trap ModelsChapter 9 - N. Datta: Quantum Entropy and Quantum Information Chapter 10 - A. Montanari: Two Lectures on Iterative Coding and Statistical MechanicsChapter 11 - A. Etheridge: Evolution in Fluctuating PopulationsChapter 12 - A. Greven: Multi-Scale Analysis of Population ModelsChapter 13 - Christian Maes: Elements of Nonequilibrium Statistical MechanicsChapter 14 - Frank Redig: Mathematical Aspects of the Abelian Sandpile ModelChapter 15 - R. Fernandez: Gibbsianness and Non-Gibbsianness in Lattice Random FieldsChapter 16 - A.D. Sokal: Simulation of Statistical Mechanics Models