Brownian motion: fluctuations, dynamics, and applications by Robert M. Mazo

By Robert M. Mazo

Brownian movement - the incessant movement of small debris suspended in a fluid - is a crucial subject in statistical physics and actual chemistry. This booklet reports its starting place in molecular scale fluctuations, its description when it comes to random strategy conception and likewise by way of statistical mechanics. a few new functions of those descriptions to actual and chemical approaches, in addition to statistical mechanical derivations and the mathematical historical past are mentioned intimately. Graduate scholars, academics, and researchers in statistical physics and actual chemistry will locate this an attractive and worthwhile reference paintings.

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