Solved Problems in Quantum and Statistical Mechanics by Michele CiniSolved Problems in Quantum and Statistical Mechanics by Michele Cini

Solved Problems in Quantum and Statistical Mechanics

byMichele Cini

Paperback | January 30, 2012

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This work arises from our teaching this subject during many years. The vast majority of these exercises are the exams we gave to our students in this period. We carefully selected the subjects of the exercises to cover all the material which is most needed  and which is treated in the most well known texts on these subjects. Each exercise is carefully solved in full details, explaining the theory behind the solution with particular care for those issues that, from our experience, are found most difficult from the average student. Indeed, several exercises are designed to throw light on  aspects of the theory that, for one reason or another, are usually neglected with the result to make the students feel uneasy about them. In fact most students get acquainted just with the more common manipulations,  which are illustrated by  many examples in textbooks. Our exercises never require extensive calculations  but tend to be somewhat unusual  and force the solver  to think about the problem starting from the principles, rather than by analogy with some previously solved exercise.
Title:Solved Problems in Quantum and Statistical MechanicsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:403 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.01 inPublished:January 30, 2012Publisher:Springer MilanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:8847023149

ISBN - 13:9788847023147

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Table of Contents

Introduction to Quantum Mechanics.- Problems on Quantum Mechanics.- Problems on Statistical Mechanics.