Lecture Notes in Statistical Mechanics and Mesoscopics Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • Abstract: These are the lecture notes for quantum and statistical mechanics courses that are given by DC at Ben-Gurion University. They are complementary to" Lecture Notes in Quantum Mechanics"[arXiv: quant-ph/0605180]. Some additional topics are covered, including: introduction to master equations; non-equilibrium processes; fluctuation theorems; linear response theory; adiabatic transport; the Kubo formalism; and the scattering approach to mesoscopics.

publication date

  • January 1, 2011