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PHYS311 - Statistical Physics

Quantum states, probability distributions, temperature and entropy; canonical ensemble and the partition function; ideal gases, paramagnets; blackbody radiation. Debye model for phonons; quantum statistics; Fermi-Dirac distribution and electrons in metals; Bose-Einstein distribution. Prerequisites: PHYS 310 (or CH E 243 for Engineering Physics Program students), PHYS 271 and MATH 209 or 215 or 317 or equivalent.

Winter Term 2018

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Winter Term 2018 - LEC B01 (89430)

TR 08:00:00 - 09:20:00 (SAB 331)
Instructor: jdavis@ualberta.ca - Profile

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