By Andrew Rex
This totally up-to-date and increased re-creation maintains to supply the main readable, concise, and easy-to-follow creation to thermal physics. whereas keeping the fashion of the unique paintings, the booklet now covers statistical mechanics and accommodates labored examples systematically in the course of the textual content. it's also extra difficulties and crucial updates, resembling discussions on superconductivity, magnetism, Bose-Einstein condensation, and weather switch. someone desiring to obtain an intuitive knowing of thermodynamics from first rules will locate this 3rd variation indispensable.
Andrew Rexis professor of physics on the collage of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington. he's writer of a number of textbooks and the preferred technological know-how booklet, frequently asked Questions in Physics.