**Introduction to Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics with Quantum Field**

by Takafumi Kita

**Publisher**: arXiv 2010**Number of pages**: 78

**Description**:

The author presents a concise and self-contained introduction to nonequilibrium statistical mechanics with quantum field theory by considering an ensemble of interacting identical bosons or fermions as an example. Readers are assumed to be familiar with the Matsubara formalism of equilibrium statistical mechanics such as Feynman diagrams, the proper self-energy, and Dyson's equation.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(920KB, PDF)

## Similar books

**Non-Equilibrium Processes**

by

**Sidney Redner**-

**Boston University**

The author illustrates non-equilibrium statistical physics by presenting a number of current and paradigmatic examples of systems that are out of equilibrium, and elucidates the range of techniques available to solve these systems.

(

**3874**views)

**Fundamentals and New Frontiers of Bose-Einstein Condensation**

by

**Masahito Ueda**-

**World Scientific Publishing Company**

This book covers the fundamentals of and new developments in gaseous Bose Einstein condensation. It begins with a review of fundamental concepts and theorems, and introduces basic theories describing Bose-Einstein condensation (BEC)...

(

**4134**views)

**Pure State Quantum Statistical Mechanics**

by

**Christian Gogolin**-

**arXiv**

A new approach towards the foundations of Statistical Mechanics is explored. The approach is genuine quantum in the sense that statistical behavior is a consequence of objective quantum uncertainties due to entanglement and uncertainty relations.

(

**4185**views)

**Statistical Physics of Fracture, Friction and Earthquake**

by

**Hikaru Kawamura, et al.**-

**arXiv**

We review our research regarding the dynamics and the statistical properties of earthquakes, mainly from a statistical physical viewpoint. Emphasis is put both on the physics of friction and fracture, and on the statistical physical modelling.

(

**4535**views)