Statistical Mechanics

PHYS351 (Liberal Arts) Statistical Mechanics 4 hrs. 3 crs. The behavior of macroscopic systems of many particles; classical thermodynamics, statistical ensembles, canonical distribution, statistical thermodynamics; the kinetic theories of transport to explain specific heat of solids and thermal and electrical conductivity. Preq: PHYS 211, PHYS 241 or CHEM 322, and MATH 221.

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