**Statistical Physics of Fields**

by Mehran Kardar

**Publisher**: MIT 2014**ISBN/ASIN**: 052187341X

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Topics: The hydrodynamic limit and classical field theories; Phase transitions and broken symmetries: universality, correlation functions, and scaling theory; The renormalization approach to collective phenomena; Dynamic critical behavior; Random systems.

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