A lucid presentation of statistical physics and thermodynamics which develops from the general principles to give a large number of applications of the theory.
For final year undergraduates, postgraduates, and research workers in theoretical physics and physics.
Fundamental principles of theoretical physics; The Gibbs distribution; Ideal gases; Solids; Non-ideal gases; Solutions; Chemical reactions; Fluctuations; Surfaces.
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- © Butterworth-Heinemann 1980
- 1st January 1980
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Institute of Physical Problems, U.S.S.R. Academy of Sciences
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