UCSD Physics 210A : Statistical Physics

LECTURES Tu/Th : 12:30 pm - 1:50 pm HSS 1315
PROBLEM SESSION
M : 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
MH 2623
INSTRUCTOR Daniel Arovas (email) Mayer Hall 5438
(858) 534-6323
Office hours M : 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Mayer Hall 5438
TEACHING ASST. Robin Heinonen (email) SERF 311
Office hours F : 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
SERF 311
Staff assistant Judy Winstead (email) (858) 534-1082
Course texts
(order from amazon)
L. Peliti, Statistical Mechanics in an Nutshell (Princeton)

M. Le Bellac et al., Equilibrium and Non-Equilibrium Statistical Thermodynamics (Cambridge)                 

Final examination Fri, June 16, 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mayer Hall 5301
DESCRIPTION
LECTURES / READING HOMEWORK

LATEST UPLOADS : SOLN #2 ,HW #4

 

Week 4 : thermodynamics

 

LINKS AND OTHER RESOURCES
Java simulations of statistical physics Central limit theorem applet
History of statistical and thermal physics Kinetic theory applet
Utah probability and statistics lab Percolation applet
Rice virtual lab in statistics Oregon physics applets
PhET Simulations Semiconductor Applets
Physics Central Astronomy Picture of the Day
Physics 2000 History of Mathematics Archive
Physical Constants American Physical Society
Science Toys American Institute of Physics
How Stuff Works Physicists on Stamps