5.72 Statistical Mechanics


Class Info

Principles and methods of statistical mechanics. Classical and quantum statistics, grand ensembles, fluctuations, molecular distribution functions, and other topics in equilibrium statistical mechanics. Topics in thermodynamics and statistical mechanics of irreversible processes.

This class has 5.70 as a prerequisite.

5.72 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by .

This class counts for a total of 6 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Statistical Mechanics site or on the 5.72 Stellar site.

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