By Pavel L. Krapivsky,Sidney Redner,Eli Ben-Naim

aimed toward graduate scholars, this ebook explores a number of the middle phenomena in non-equilibrium statistical physics. It specializes in the advance and alertness of theoretical ways to aid scholars advance their problem-solving abilities. The e-book starts off with microscopic shipping approaches: diffusion, collision-driven phenomena, and exclusion. It then offers the kinetics of aggregation, fragmentation and adsorption, the place the fundamental phenomenology and resolution recommendations are emphasised. the subsequent chapters conceal kinetic spin structures, either from a discrete and a continuum viewpoint, the position of ailment in non-equilibrium procedures, hysteresis from the non-equilibrium viewpoint, the kinetics of chemical reactions, and the homes of complicated networks. The publication includes 2 hundred workouts to check scholars' knowing of the topic. A hyperlink to an internet site hosted by way of the authors, containing supplementary fabric together with strategies to a couple of the routines, are available at

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