Thermal physics / Philip M. Morse.

Rev.. New York : W.A. Benjamin 1964.

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
QC 311 .M6 1964 Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
QC311 .M6 1964 Off-site
Subjects Statistical thermodynamics.
Statistische Mechanik.
Statistische mechanica.
Description xiii, 455 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1964.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 445) and index.
Contents pt. I. Thermodynamics. Introduction -- Heat, temperature, and pressure -- State variables and equations of state -- The first law of thermodynamics -- The second law of thermodynamics -- Entropy -- Simple thermodynamic systems -- The thermodynamic potentials -- Changes of phase -- Chemical reactions -- part II. Kinetic theory. Probability and distribution functions -- Velocity distributions -- Distributions in phase space -- Transport phenomena -- Fluctuations -- part III. Statistical mechanics. Ensembles and distribution function -- Entropy and ensembles -- The microcanonical ensemble -- The canonical ensemble -- Statistical mechanics of a crystal -- Statistical mechanics of a gas -- A gas of diatomic molecules -- A grand canonical ensemble -- Quantum statistics -- Bose-Einstein statistics -- Fermi-Dirac statistics -- Interparticle forces.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)682894
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WorldCat Identities Morse, Philip M. 1903-1985.
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