Logo

Non-equilibrium Statistical Mechanics

Small book cover: Non-equilibrium Statistical Mechanics

Non-equilibrium Statistical Mechanics
by

Publisher: arXiv
Number of pages: 72

Description:
We review some of the many recent activities on non-equilibrium statistical mechanics, focusing on some of the fundamental issues and general aspects. Using the language of stochastic Markov processes, we emphasize general properties of the evolution of configurational probabilities, as described by master equations.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(1.3MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Lecture Notes in Statistical Mechanics and MesoscopicsLecture Notes in Statistical Mechanics and Mesoscopics
by - arXiv
These are notes for quantum and statistical mechanics courses. Topics covered: master equations; non-equilibrium processes; fluctuation theorems; linear response theory; adiabatic transport; the Kubo formalism; scattering approach to mesoscopics.
(7448 views)
Book cover: Statistical Mechanics and the Physics of the Many-Particle Model SystemsStatistical Mechanics and the Physics of the Many-Particle Model Systems
by - arXiv
The development of methods of quantum statistical mechanics is considered in light of their applications to quantum solid-state theory. We discuss fundamental problems of the physics of magnetic materials and methods of quantum theory of magnetism.
(10262 views)
Book cover: Statistical Physics IStatistical Physics I
by - University of Guelph
From the table of contents: Thermodynamic systems and the zeroth law; Transformations and the first law; Heat engines and the second law; Entropy and the third law; Thermodynamic potentials; Thermodynamics of magnetic systems.
(10088 views)
Book cover: Novel Dynamical Phenomena In Magnetic SystemsNovel Dynamical Phenomena In Magnetic Systems
by - arXiv
Dynamics of Ising models is a much studied phenomenon and has emerged as a rich field of present-day research. An important dynamical feature commonly studied is the quenching phenomenon below the critical temperature ...
(4787 views)