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Statistical Mechanics

NATF008, 7.5 hp

This is a PhD level course. The course is run together with the advanced level course FYTN15 Statistical Mechanics.

This course is intended to teach more advanced concepts and methods for dealing with interacting systems with many particles, and also critical phenomena. Among the topics included are: the Ising model, the transfer matrix method, mean field theory and renormalization theory.


Tobias Ambjörnsson, tobias [dot] ambjornsson [at] thep [dot] lu [dot] se

Syllabus for course

Information about content, course goals and prerequisites.

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