An introduction to heat and thermodynamics for physics and astronomy majors who have completed a calculus-based physics course. Provides a foundation in statistical mechanics and quantum statistics, and covers gas thermometry; systems; cycles, engines, and refrigerators; entropy; systems in equilibrium with a reservoir; gas and solids applications; and density of states for waves. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
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Book Description William C. Brown, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110697143228