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#### 8.333 Statistical Mechanics I: Statistical Mechanics of Particles, Fall 2005

(2005-12)

Statistical Mechanics is a probabilistic approach to equilibrium properties of large numbers of degrees of freedom. In this two-semester course, basic principles are examined. Topics include: thermodynamics, probability ...

#### 8.592 Statistical Physics in Biology, Spring 2003

(2003-06)

A survey of problems at the interface of statistical physics and modern biology: Bioinformatic methods for extracting information content of DNA; gene finding, sequence comparison, phylogenetic trees. Physical interactions ...

#### 8.334 Statistical Mechanics II: Statistical Physics of Fields, Spring 2008

(2008-06)

This is the second term in a two-semester course on statistical mechanics. Basic principles are examined in 8.334, such as the laws of thermodynamics and the concepts of temperature, work, heat, and entropy. Topics from ...

#### 8.334 Statistical Mechanics II: Statistical Mechanics of Fields, Spring 2004

(2004-06)

A two-semester course on statistical mechanics. Basic principles are examined in 8.333: the laws of thermodynamics and the concepts of temperature, work, heat, and entropy. Postulates of classical statistical mechanics, ...

#### 8.333 Statistical Mechanics I: Statistical Mechanics of Particles, Fall 2007

(2007-12)

Statistical Mechanics is a probabilistic approach to equilibrium properties of large numbers of degrees of freedom. In this two-semester course, basic principles are examined. Topics include: thermodynamics, probability ...

#### 8.592J / HST.452J Statistical Physics in Biology, Spring 2005

(2005-06)

Statistical Physics in Biology is a survey of problems at the interface of statistical physics and modern biology. Topics include: bioinformatic methods for extracting information content of DNA; gene finding, sequence ...