Phase Transitions & Crit Phenomena

PREREQUISITES: PHYS-GA 2002 OR permission from the instructor.

Surveys the theory of phase transitions and critical phenomena: phenomenology and experimental status; Ising and related models; phase diagrams; universality and scaling; expansion methods; exactly soluble models; mean-field theory; perturbation theory; introduction to renormalization group.

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Spring 2020

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Alexander Grosberg
TR: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM 726B 1045