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  • 课程介绍(Course Introduction)

    University: Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Instructors: Prof. Jianshu Cao

    Course Number: 5.72

    Level: Graduate

    Course Description

    This course discusses the principles and methods of statistical mechanics. Topics covered include classical and quantum statistics, grand ensembles, fluctuations, molecular distribution functions, other concepts in equilibrium statistical mechanics, and topics in thermodynamics and statistical mechanics of irreversible processes.

     

  • 教学大纲(Syllabus)

    Prerequisites

    5.70 Statistical Thermodynamics with Applications to Biological Systems
    5.73 Introductory Quantum Mechanics I
    18.075 Advanced Calculus for Engineers