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CMS Group@UNLV

BPB-232,
Dept. of Physics and Astronomy,
High Pressure Sci. & Eng. Center,
University of Nevada Las Vegas,
Las Vagas, NV, 89154-4002
 
Phone: +1-702-895-1707
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Email: qiang.zhu@unlv.edu

2017 Spring, Phys 467/667:

Thermodynamics/Statistic Mechanics

Syllabus

Lecture_03 Compression Work

Lecture_04 Heat Capacity and Enthalpy

Lecture_05 Multiplicity, Einstein Solid

Lecture_06 Two Einstein Solids, Stirling Approximation

Lecture_07 Multiplicity of the Ideal gas

Lecture_08 Entropy

Mid-Exam-1

Lecture_09 Entropy and Temperature

Lecture_10 Entropy and Pressrue

Lecture_11 Entropy and Chemical Potential

Lecture_12 The Principles of Engines

Lecture_13 The Real Engines

Lecture_14 Free Energies

Lecture_15 Free Energy and Phase Transition

Lecture_16 Phase Transition: the van der Waals model

Lecture_17 Phase Transition: the mixture model

Lecture_18 Free Energy and Chemical Equilibrium

Lecture_19 The Boltzmann Factor, Partition Function

Lecture_20 The Equipartition Therorem

Lecture_21 Maxwell Distribution and Free Energy

Lecture_22 Ideal Gas Model in Boltzmann Statistics

Mid-Exam-2