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The Resource Statistical Physics of Liquids at Freezing and Beyond

Statistical Physics of Liquids at Freezing and Beyond

Label
Statistical Physics of Liquids at Freezing and Beyond
Title
Statistical Physics of Liquids at Freezing and Beyond
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of important theories for understanding freezing and the liquid-glass transition for graduate students and researchers
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Das, Shankar Prasad
Dewey number
530.424
Index
index present
LC call number
QC145.4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liquids
  • Crystallization
  • Nonequilibrium thermodynamics
  • Statistical thermodynamics
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • Crystallization
  • Liquids
  • Nonequilibrium thermodynamics
  • Statistical thermodynamics
Label
Statistical Physics of Liquids at Freezing and Beyond
Instantiates
Publication
Note
5.1.4 Tagged-particle dynamics
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 540-557) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Decaition; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 Statistical physics of liquids; 1.1 Basic statistical mechanics; 1.1.1 Thermodynamic functions; 1.1.2 The classical N-particle system; 1.1.3 The BBGKY hierarchy equations; 1.1.4 The Boltzmann equation; 1.2 Equilibrium properties; 1.2.1 The Gibbs H-theorem; 1.2.2 The equilibrium ensembles; 1.2.3 The static structure factor; 1.2.4 Integral equations for g(r); 1.3 Time correlation functions; 1.3.1 The density correlation function; 1.3.2 The self-correlation function; 1.3.3 The linear response function; 1.4 Brownian motion
  • 1.4.1 The Langevin equation1.4.2 The Stokes -- Einstein relation; Appendix to Chapter 1; A1.1 The Gibbs inequality; A1.2 The force -- force correlation; A1.3 Brownian motion; A1.3.1 The noise correlation; A1.3.2 Evaluation of the integrals; 2 The freezing transition; 2.1 The density-functional approach; 2.1.1 A thermodynamic extremum principle; 2.1.2 An approximate free-energy functional; 2.1.3 The Ramakrishnan -- Yussouff model; 2.2 Weighted density functionals; 2.2.1 The modified weighted-density approximation; 2.2.2 Gaussian density profiles; 2.2.3 The hard-sphere system
  • 2.3 Fundamental measure theory2.3.1 Density-independent weight functions; 2.3.2 The free-energy functional; 2.4 Applications to other systems; 2.4.1 Long-range interaction potentials; 2.4.2 The solid-liquid interface; Appendix to Chapter 2; A2.2 The Ramakrishnan -- Yussouff model; A2.3 The weighted-density-functional approximation; A2.4 The modified weighted-density-functional approximation; A2.5 The Gaussian density profiles and phonon model; 3 Crystal nucleation; 3.1 Classical nucleation theory; 3.1.1 The free-energy barrier; 3.1.2 The nucleation rate; 3.1.3 Heterogeneous nucleation
  • 3.2 A simple nonclassical model3.2.1 The critical nucleus; 3.2.2 The free-energy barrier; 3.3 The density-functional approach; 3.3.1 The square-gradient approximation; 3.3.2 The critical nucleus; 3.3.3 The weighted-density-functional approach; 3.4 Computer-simulation studies; 3.4.1 Comparisons with CNT predictions; 3.4.2 The structure of the nucleus; Appendix to Chapter 3; A3.1.2 The free-energy barrier; A3.2 The excess free energy in the DFT model; 4 The supercooled liquid; 4.1 The liquid -- glass transition; 4.1.1 Characteristic temperatures of the glassy state; 4.1.2 The free-volume model
  • 4.1.3 Self-diffusion and the Stokes -- Einstein relation4.2 Glass formation vs. crystallization; 4.2.1 The minimum cooling rate; 4.2.2 The kinetic spinodal and the Kauzmann paradox; 4.3 The landscape paradigm; 4.3.1 The potential-energy landscape; 4.3.2 The free-energy landscape; 4.4 Dynamical heterogeneities; 4.4.1 Computer-simulation results; 4.4.2 Dynamic length scales; 5 Dynamics of collective modes; 5.1 Conservation laws and dissipation; 5.1.1 The microscopic balance equations; 5.1.2 Euler equations of hydrodynamics; 5.1.3 Dissipative equations of hydrodynamics
Control code
763157987
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (586 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139137362
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613316462
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
331646
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763157987
Label
Statistical Physics of Liquids at Freezing and Beyond
Publication
Note
5.1.4 Tagged-particle dynamics
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 540-557) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Decaition; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1 Statistical physics of liquids; 1.1 Basic statistical mechanics; 1.1.1 Thermodynamic functions; 1.1.2 The classical N-particle system; 1.1.3 The BBGKY hierarchy equations; 1.1.4 The Boltzmann equation; 1.2 Equilibrium properties; 1.2.1 The Gibbs H-theorem; 1.2.2 The equilibrium ensembles; 1.2.3 The static structure factor; 1.2.4 Integral equations for g(r); 1.3 Time correlation functions; 1.3.1 The density correlation function; 1.3.2 The self-correlation function; 1.3.3 The linear response function; 1.4 Brownian motion
  • 1.4.1 The Langevin equation1.4.2 The Stokes -- Einstein relation; Appendix to Chapter 1; A1.1 The Gibbs inequality; A1.2 The force -- force correlation; A1.3 Brownian motion; A1.3.1 The noise correlation; A1.3.2 Evaluation of the integrals; 2 The freezing transition; 2.1 The density-functional approach; 2.1.1 A thermodynamic extremum principle; 2.1.2 An approximate free-energy functional; 2.1.3 The Ramakrishnan -- Yussouff model; 2.2 Weighted density functionals; 2.2.1 The modified weighted-density approximation; 2.2.2 Gaussian density profiles; 2.2.3 The hard-sphere system
  • 2.3 Fundamental measure theory2.3.1 Density-independent weight functions; 2.3.2 The free-energy functional; 2.4 Applications to other systems; 2.4.1 Long-range interaction potentials; 2.4.2 The solid-liquid interface; Appendix to Chapter 2; A2.2 The Ramakrishnan -- Yussouff model; A2.3 The weighted-density-functional approximation; A2.4 The modified weighted-density-functional approximation; A2.5 The Gaussian density profiles and phonon model; 3 Crystal nucleation; 3.1 Classical nucleation theory; 3.1.1 The free-energy barrier; 3.1.2 The nucleation rate; 3.1.3 Heterogeneous nucleation
  • 3.2 A simple nonclassical model3.2.1 The critical nucleus; 3.2.2 The free-energy barrier; 3.3 The density-functional approach; 3.3.1 The square-gradient approximation; 3.3.2 The critical nucleus; 3.3.3 The weighted-density-functional approach; 3.4 Computer-simulation studies; 3.4.1 Comparisons with CNT predictions; 3.4.2 The structure of the nucleus; Appendix to Chapter 3; A3.1.2 The free-energy barrier; A3.2 The excess free energy in the DFT model; 4 The supercooled liquid; 4.1 The liquid -- glass transition; 4.1.1 Characteristic temperatures of the glassy state; 4.1.2 The free-volume model
  • 4.1.3 Self-diffusion and the Stokes -- Einstein relation4.2 Glass formation vs. crystallization; 4.2.1 The minimum cooling rate; 4.2.2 The kinetic spinodal and the Kauzmann paradox; 4.3 The landscape paradigm; 4.3.1 The potential-energy landscape; 4.3.2 The free-energy landscape; 4.4 Dynamical heterogeneities; 4.4.1 Computer-simulation results; 4.4.2 Dynamic length scales; 5 Dynamics of collective modes; 5.1 Conservation laws and dissipation; 5.1.1 The microscopic balance equations; 5.1.2 Euler equations of hydrodynamics; 5.1.3 Dissipative equations of hydrodynamics
Control code
763157987
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (586 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139137362
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613316462
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
331646
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)763157987

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