**A Primer on Quantum Fluids**

by Carlo F. Barenghi, Nick G. Parker

**Publisher**: Springer 2016**ISBN/ASIN**: 3319424742**ISBN-13**: 9783319424743**Number of pages**: 132

**Description**:

This book introduces the theoretical description and properties of quantum fluids. The focus is on gaseous atomic Bose-Einstein condensates and, to a minor extent, superfluid helium, but the underlying concepts are relevant to other forms of quantum fluids such as polariton and photonic condensates. The book is pitched at the level of advanced undergraduates and early postgraduate students.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(6.9MB, PDF)

## Similar books

**Lectures on the Density Functional Theory**

by

**Andrei Postnikov**-

**Universite de Lorraine**

Contents: Thomas-Fermi method; Hartree-Fock formalism; Total energy as functional of electron density; Practical implementation of DFT and HF calculation schemes; Response properties in ab initio schemes; Order-N methods; Lattice dynamics.

(

**3395**views)

**Percolation Theory**

by

**Kim Christensen**-

**MIT**

Percolation theory is the simplest model displaying a phase transition. The aim of the percolation theory course is to provide a challenging and stimulating introduction to a selection of topics within modern theoretical condensed matter physics.

(

**5248**views)

**Simulations of Quantum Many Body Systems**

by

**Mark Jarrell**-

**Louisiana State University**

Contents: The Equilibrium Green Function Method; Dynamical Mean Field and Dynamical Cluster Approximation; Hirsh Fye and Continuous time Quantum Monte Carlo Methods; The Maximum Entropy Method for analytic continuation of QMC data; etc.

(

**3858**views)

**Playing with Marbles: Structural and Thermodynamic Properties of Hard-Sphere Systems**

by

**AndrĂ©s Santos**-

**arXiv**

This is an overview of equilibrium statistical mechanics of classical fluids, with special applications to the structural and thermodynamic properties of systems made of particles interacting via the hard-sphere potential or related model potentials.

(

**4383**views)