Statistical Physics

An Advanced Approach with Applications

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ISBN: 978-3-642-28683-4 (Print) 978-3-642-28684-1 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Statistical Physics Is More than Statistical Mechanics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 3-3

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      Pages 1-2

      Statistical Physics Is More than Statistical Mechanics

  3. Modeling of Statistical Systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 3-3

    2. No Access

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      Pages 5-52

      Random Variables: Fundamentals of Probability Theory and Statistics

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      Pages 53-119

      Random Variables in State Space: Classical Statistical Mechanics of Fluids

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      Pages 121-159

      Random Fields: Textures and Classical Statistical Mechanics of Spin Systems

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      Pages 161-219

      Time-Dependent Random Variables: Classical Stochastic Processes

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      Pages 221-296

      Quantum Random Systems

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      Pages 297-313

      Changes of External Conditions

  4. Analysis of Statistical Systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 315-315

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      Pages 317-346

      Estimation of Parameters

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      Pages 347-403

      Signal Analysis: Estimation of Spectra

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      Pages 405-420

      Estimators Based on a Probability Distribution for the Parameters

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      Pages 421-466

      Identification of Stochastic Models from Observations

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      Pages 467-481

      Estimating the Parameters of a Hidden Stochastic Model

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      Pages 483-507

      Statistical Tests and Classification Methods

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 509-553