Statistical Physics

Theory of the Condensed State


  • E.M. Lifshitz
  • L. P. Pitaevskii, Institute for Physical Problems, USSR Academy of Sciences, Moscow, USSR

The second part of 'Statistical Physics' deals with the quantum theory of the condensed state of matter. This volume is essentially an entirely new book, based on the large amount of new material which has become available in statistical physics since' Part 1' was published.
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For postgraduate students and research workers in theoretical physics; also final year undergraduates in theoretical physics, physics and chemistry.


Book information

  • Published: January 1980
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-2636-1

Table of Contents

The normal fermi liquid; Superfluidity; Superconductivity; Electrons in the crystal lattice; Magnetism; Hydrodynamic fluctuations; Index.