# Statistical Mechanics

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Inroductory Statistical Mechanics

This projects will cover the basics of statistical mechanics, as typically taught in undergraduate physics courses.

# Table of Contents[edit]

- The Foundations
- The Two-State Problem
*This is actually a huge example problem to introduce the statistical definition of entropy* - Boltzmann and Gibbs factors and Partition functions
- Density of States
- Thermal Radiation
- Debye Theory
- Ideal Gas
- Quantum Gases
- Thermodynamic Potentials (Hereon you can consider the border from Thermal Physics to thermodynamics.)
- Phase Transformations