R.K. Pathria and Paul D. Beale
ACC. NO.: 75351 CALL NO.: 530.13 P294
Book Description: This classic text, first published in 1972, is designed for graduate physics courses in statistical mechanics, The second edition, published in 1996, incorporated three comprehensive chapters on phase transitions and critical phenomena. This third edition includes new sections on Bose – Einstein condensation and degenerate Fermi behavior of ultra cold atomic gases , and two new chapter on computer simulation methods and the thermodynamics of the early universe.