The Resource Introduction to phase transitions and critical phenomena, by H. Eugene Stanley

Introduction to phase transitions and critical phenomena, by H. Eugene Stanley

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Introduction to phase transitions and critical phenomena
Title
Introduction to phase transitions and critical phenomena
Statement of responsibility
by H. Eugene Stanley
Title variation
Phase transitions and critical phenomena
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Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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1941-
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Stanley, H. Eugene
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC307
LC item number
.S7 1971b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The International series of monographs on physics
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  • Critical phenomena (Physics)
  • Phase rule and equilibrium
  • Point critique
  • Loi des phases et équilibre
  • Critical phenomena (Physics)
  • Phase rule and equilibrium
Label
Introduction to phase transitions and critical phenomena, by H. Eugene Stanley
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Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [290]-300
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Introduction. What are the critical phenomena? A survey of some basic results -- Useful thermodynamic relations for fluid and magnetic systems -- pt. II. Critical-point exponents and rigorous relations among them. Critical-point exponents -- Exponent inequalities -- pt. III. Classical theories of cooperative phenomena. The Van der Waals theory of liquid-gas phase transitions -- The mean field theory of magnetic phase transitions -- The pair correlation function and the Ornstein-Zernike theory -- pt. IV. Models of fluid and magnetic phase transitions. Results provided by exact solution of model systems -- Results obtained from model systems by approximation methods -- pt. V. Phenomenological theories of phase transitions. Landau's classic theory of exponents -- Scaling law hypothesis for thermodynamic functions -- Scaling of the static correlation functions -- pt. VI. Dynamic aspects of critical phenomena. Introduction to dynamic critical phenomena in fluid systems -- Measurements of the dynamic structure factor for fluid systems -- Dynamic scaling laws and the mode-mode coupling approximation
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 308 pages
Lccn
71172087
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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n
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illustrations
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  • (OCoLC)00193668
  • (OCoLC)ocm00193668
Label
Introduction to phase transitions and critical phenomena, by H. Eugene Stanley
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [290]-300
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Introduction. What are the critical phenomena? A survey of some basic results -- Useful thermodynamic relations for fluid and magnetic systems -- pt. II. Critical-point exponents and rigorous relations among them. Critical-point exponents -- Exponent inequalities -- pt. III. Classical theories of cooperative phenomena. The Van der Waals theory of liquid-gas phase transitions -- The mean field theory of magnetic phase transitions -- The pair correlation function and the Ornstein-Zernike theory -- pt. IV. Models of fluid and magnetic phase transitions. Results provided by exact solution of model systems -- Results obtained from model systems by approximation methods -- pt. V. Phenomenological theories of phase transitions. Landau's classic theory of exponents -- Scaling law hypothesis for thermodynamic functions -- Scaling of the static correlation functions -- pt. VI. Dynamic aspects of critical phenomena. Introduction to dynamic critical phenomena in fluid systems -- Measurements of the dynamic structure factor for fluid systems -- Dynamic scaling laws and the mode-mode coupling approximation
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 308 pages
Lccn
71172087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00193668
  • (OCoLC)ocm00193668

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