An Introduction to Thermal Physics


This text provides a balanced, well-organized treatment of thermodynamics and statistical mechanics, making thermal physics interesting and accessible to anyone who has completed a year of calculus-based introductory physics. Part I introduces essential concepts of thermodynamics and statistical mechanics from a unified view, applying concepts in a select number of illustrative examples. Parts II and III explore further applications of classical thermodynamics and statistical mechanics. Throughout, the emphasis is on real ...

An Introduction to Thermal Physics 2004, Pearson

ISBN-13: 9780321277794


An Introduction to Thermal Physics 1999, Pearson, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9780201380279