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written by Harvey Gould and Jan Tobochnik
The STP Textbook is intended for Statistical Mechanics, Thermal Physics or Thermal and Statistical Physics classes for upper-level undergraduate and/or graduate students. The text makes extensive use of simulations found in osp_stp.jar or by searching STP, OSP or Open Source Physics on ComPADRE.
Book Title: Thermal and Statistical Physics
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Thermo & Stat Mech
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- Phase Transitions
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H. Gould and J. Tobochnik, in Thermal and Statistical Physics (2008), WWW Document, (http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7350&DocID=502).
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H. Gould and J. Tobochnik, STP Textbook: Table of Contents, in Thermal and Statistical Physics (2008), <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7350&DocID=502>.
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Gould, H., & Tobochnik, J. (2008). STP Textbook: Table of Contents. In Thermal and Statistical Physics. Retrieved October 25, 2014, from http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7350&DocID=502
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Gould, Harvey, and Jan Tobochnik. "STP Textbook: Table of Contents." In Thermal and Statistical Physics. 2008. http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7350&DocID=502 (accessed 25 October 2014).
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Gould, Harvey, and Jan Tobochnik. "STP Textbook: Table of Contents." Thermal and Statistical Physics. 2008. 2 June 2008. 25 Oct. 2014 <http://www.compadre.org/Repository/document/ServeFile.cfm?ID=7350&DocID=502>.
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STP Textbook: Table of Contents:

Contains STP Textbook Chapter 2: Thermodynamic Concepts and Processes

This chapter of the STP textbook introduces concepts of thermodynamics.

relation by Anne Cox
Contains STP Textbook Chapter 3: Concepts of Probability

This chapter of the STP Textbook introduces concepts of probability and their application to simple physical systems.

relation by Anne Cox
Contains STP Textbook Chapter 4: The Methodology of Statistical Mechanics

This chapter of the STP Textbook develops the basic methodology of statistical mechanics.

relation by Anne Cox
Contains STP Textbook Chapter 5: Magnetic Systems

This chapter of the STP textbook applies the basic formalism of statistical mechanics (from Chapter 4) to a model magnetic system (Ising model).

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Contains STP Textbook Chapter 6: Many Particle Systems

This chapter of the STP textbook applies the general formalism of statistical mechanics to classical and quantum systems of non-interacting particles.

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