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2019-20 NSU Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-20 NSU Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

PHYS 3413 - Thermal Physics #

CIP Code: 141201

Description: Students will explore thermal physics and its microscopic foundation using statistical methods. Topics include laws of thermodynamics, thermodynamic processes and properties of materials, statistical formulation of thermodynamics, ensemble theory, Boltzmann distribution, Fermi-Dirac statistics, and Bose-Einstein statistics.

Credit Hours: 3
Contact Hours:

Prerequisite: PHYS 2215 Engineering Physics II and MATH 2634 Calculus III.