**Lectures on Random Polymers**

by F. Caravenna, F. den Hollander, N. Petrelis

**Publisher**: arXiv 2011**ISBN/ASIN**: 364200332X**Number of pages**: 74

**Description**:

These lecture notes are a guided tour through the fascinating world of polymer chains interacting with themselves and/or with their environment. The focus is on the mathematical description of a number of physical and chemical phenomena, with particular emphasis on phase transitions and space-time scaling.

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