Book 2011

Generalised Thermostatistics

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ISBN: 978-0-85729-354-1 (Print) 978-0-85729-355-8 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-X

  2. Parameter estimation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-2

    2. No Access

      Chapter

      Pages 3-20

      Probability Distributions in Statistical Physics

    3. No Access

      Chapter

      Pages 21-36

      Statistical Models

    4. No Access

      Chapter

      Pages 37-51

      Thermodynamic Equilibrium

    5. No Access

      Chapter

      Pages 53-68

      The Microcanonical Ensemble

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      Chapter

      Pages 69-78

      Hyperensembles

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      Chapter

      Pages 79-92

      The Mean Field Approximation

  3. Deformed exponential families

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 93-94

    2. No Access

      Chapter

      Pages 95-114

      q-Deformed Distributions

    3. No Access

      Chapter

      Pages 115-130

      Tsallis’ Thermostatistics

    4. No Access

      Chapter

      Pages 131-148

      Changes of Scale

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      Chapter

      Pages 149-163

      General Deformations

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      Chapter

      Pages 165-178

      General Entropies

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    Chapter

    Pages 179-198

    Solutions to the Problems

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 199-201