The lectures on Statistical Mechanics aim to provide a theoretical foundation for statistical mechanics, including both classical and quantum distributions. In the Laboratory Classes, students will choose from a range of experiments that aim to give them an appreciation of the analytical, technical and practical skills required to conduct modern experimental work.
Nineteen 1-hour lectures and twelve 4-hour experimental labs
One 1.5 hour exam, assignments, laboratory reports and presentation.
An Introduction to Thermal Physics, Daniel V. Schroeder.
(PHYS2011 or PHYS2911) and (PHYS2012 or PHYS2912)Prohibitions
PHYS3990 or PHYS3991