The Langevin and Generalised Langevin Approach to the Dynamics of Atomic, Polymeric and Colloidal Systems
- Ian Snook, RMIT University, Applied Physics, School of Applied Sciences, SET Portfolio, Victoria, Australia
For graduate students, teachers and research workers who are concerned with describing the dynamics of surfaces, polymers and colloids
- Published: December 2006
- Imprint: ELSEVIER
- ISBN: 978-0-444-52129-3
Table of ContentsChapter 1. Background, Mechanics and Statistical Mechanics.
Chapter 2. The Equation of Motion for a Typical Particle at Equilibrium – The Mori-Zwanzig Approach.
Chapter 3. Approximate Methods to Calculate Correlation Functions and Mori-Zwanzig Memory Functions.
Chapter 4. The Generalised Langevin Equation in Non-Equilibrium.
Chapter 5. The Langevin Equation and The Brownian Limit.
Chapter 6. Langevin and Generalised Langevin Dynamics.
Chapter 7. Brownian Dynamics.
Chapter 8. Polymer Dynamics.
Chapter 9. Theories Based on Distribution. Functions, Master Equations and Stochastic Equations.
Chapter 10. An Overview.