**Statistical Physics II**

by Eric Poisson

**Publisher**: University of Guelph 2009**Number of pages**: 113

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From the table of contents: Review of thermodynamics; Statistical mechanics of isolated systems; Statistical mechanics of interacting systems; Information theory; Paramagnetism; Quantum statistics of ideal gases; Black-body radiation.

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