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Ensemble Theory in Statistical Physics: Free Energy Potential

  • Sergey G. AbaimovEmail author
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Part of the Springer Series in Synergetics book series (SSSYN)

Abstract

In this chapter, we discuss the basic formalism of statistical physics. Also, we consider in detail the concept of the free energy potential.

Keywords

Partition Function Statistical Weight Energy Fluctuation Helmholtz Energy Thermal Reservoir 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Advanced Structures, Processes and Engineered Materials CenterSkolkovo Institute of Science and TechnologySkolkovoRussia

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