The Statistical Mechanics of Lattice Gases - Barry Simon (1993)
ISBN 0691087792
Subject Lattice gas; Statistical mechanics
Publisher Princeton University Press
Publication Date 9/7/1993
Format Hardcover (248 x 165 mm)
Language e
A state-of-the-art survey of both classical and quantum lattice gas models, this two-volume work will cover the rigorous mathematical studies of such models as the Ising and Heisenberg, an area in which scientists have made enormous strides during the past twenty-five years. This first volume addresses, among many topics, the mathematical background on convexity and Choquet theory, and presents an exhaustive study of the pressure including the Onsager solution of the two-dimensional Ising model, a study of the general theory of states in classical and quantum spin systems, and a study of high and low temperature expansions. The second volume will deal with the Peierls construction, infrared bounds, Lee-Yang theorems, and correlation inequality. This comprehensive work will be a useful reference not only to scientists working in mathematical statistical mechanics but also to those in related disciplines such as probability theory, chemical physics, and quantum field theory. It can also serve as a textbook for advanced graduate students.
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Collection Status In Collection
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Loaned To Gunter Stolz
Loan Date 7/30/2010
Due Date 8/20/2010
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Product Details
LoC Classification QC174.85.L38S6 1993
Dewey 530.1/3
Cover Price $102.50
No. of Pages 540