Wolfgang Christian, and
The STP Boltzmann program displays histograms of the velocity and energy of a classical particle in contact with a heat bath at temperature T. The default temperature of the heat bath is 4.0. Additional states and parameters can be specified using the Display|Switch GUI menu item.
STP Boltzmann is part of a suite of Open Source Physics programs that model aspects of Statistical and Thermal Physics (STP). The program is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive. Double clicking the stp_Boltzmann.jar file will run the program if Java is installed on your computer. Additional programs can be found by searching ComPADRE for Open Source Physics, STP, or Statistical and Thermal Physics.
Please note that this resource requires
at least version 1.5 of
STP Boltzmann Documentation
A pdf document that briefly describes the STP Boltzmann program. It describes how to use the stp_Boltzmann.jar file and contains short tutorial exercises for use with the stp_Boltzmann.jar file. download 114kb .pdf
Published: May 27, 2008
STP Boltzmann Distribution
The materials distributed in this zip file are in support of the STP Boltzmann program. This distribution contains the STP Boltzmann program, documentation, and exercises. download 881kb .zip
Published: May 27, 2008
Gould, H., Tobochnik, J., Christian, W., & Cox, A. (2008). STP Boltzmann Program [Computer software]. Retrieved June 25, 2016, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7261&DocID=417
Gould, Harvey, Jan Tobochnik, Wolfgang Christian, and Anne Cox. STP Boltzmann Program. Computer software. 2008. Java 1.5. 25 June 2016 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7261&DocID=417>.
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