Statistical Mechanics of Nonequilibrium Liquids
by Denis J. Evans, Gary P. Morriss
Publisher: ANU E Press 2007
Number of pages: 318
Designed for both researchers in the field and graduate students of physics, this book charts the development and theoretical analysis of molecular dynamics as applied to equilibrium and non-equilibrium systems. It connects molecular dynamics simulation with the mathematical theory to understand non-equilibrium steady states.
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