We apply the general formalism of statistical mechanics to classical and quantum systems of noninteracting particles and discuss the equipartition theorem, the Maxwell velocity distribution, the Fermi-Dirac and Bose-Einstein distributions, blackbody radiation, the ideal Fermi and Bose gases, and the specific heat of a crystalline solid among other applications.

<a href="http://www.compadre.org/OSP/items/detail.cfm?ID=7275">Gould, Harvey, and Jan Tobochnik. "STP Textbook Chapter 6: Many Particle Systems." In Thermal and Statistical Physics. 2008.</a>

H. Gould and J. Tobochnik, in Thermal and Statistical Physics (2008), WWW Document, (http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7275&DocID=449).

H. Gould and J. Tobochnik, STP Textbook Chapter 6: Many Particle Systems in Thermal and Statistical Physics (2008), <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7275&DocID=449>.

Gould, H., & Tobochnik, J. (2008). STP Textbook Chapter 6: Many Particle Systems. In Thermal and Statistical Physics. Retrieved April 20, 2014, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7275&DocID=449

Gould, Harvey, and Jan Tobochnik. "STP Textbook Chapter 6: Many Particle Systems." In Thermal and Statistical Physics. 2008. http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7275&DocID=449 (accessed 20 April 2014).

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