PHYS 559 Advanced Statistical Mechanics (3 credits)

Offered by: Physics (Faculty of Science)

Overview

Physics : Scattering and structure factors. Review of thermodynamics and statistical mechanics; correlation functions (static); mean field theory; critical phenomena; broken symmetry; fluctuations, roughening.

Terms: Fall 2017

Instructors: Walter Reisner (Fall)

  • Fall

  • 3 hours lectures

  • Restriction: U3 Honours students, graduate students, or permission of the instructor