Teaching

past lectures


Advanced Statistical Physics II (Winter 2017/18)

Prof. Dr. Roland Netz

Florian Bruenig, Laura Lavacchi, Bernhard Mitterwallner

Lecture Time: Mo. 10-12 and We. 10-12, 1.3.14 Hörsaal A (Arnimallee 14)

Exercises:

group 1: Tu. 14-16, (Arnimallee 14)

group 2: Fr. 14-14, (Arnimallee 14)

 

 

Audience: students who have attended the course Advanced Statistical Physics I

Content:  

- skript (uncorrected!)

 

- non-equilibrium thermodynamics (Entropy production, Onsager relations)

 

- causality and fluctuations

 - stochastic processes (Markov processes, Master equation, Langevin and Fokker-Planck equation) - kinetic theory - phase transitions (Landau theory, Gaussian fluctuations, correlation functions, renormalization theory) - theory of liquids - hydrodynamics and elasticity theory

Literature:

  • de Groot and Mazur, Non-equilibrium thermodynamics

 

  • Risken, The Fokker-Planck Equation

 

  • van Kampen, Stochastic processes in physics and chemistry

 

  • Zwanzig, Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics

 

Exercises:

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Advanced Statistical Physics of Biological and Soft-Matter Systems

Prof. Dr. Roland Netz

Seminar Time: We. 16-18, 1.3.48 Seminarraum T3 Hörsaal A (Arnimallee 14)

 


Modern Topics in Theoretical Biological and Soft-Matter Physics

Prof. Dr. Roland Netz

Seminar Time: Th. 16-18, 1.4.03 Seminarraum T2 (Arnimallee 14)