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Published: 02 December 2010

376 Pages | 100 b/w line illustrations


ISBN: 9780199577224

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Elements of Phase Transitions and Critical Phenomena

Hidetoshi Nishimori and Gerardo Ortiz

Oxford Graduate Texts

  • A succinct account of the theory of phase transitions and critical phenomena
  • Classroom-tested over several years by both authors
  • Revised, enhanced edition of a best-selling Japanese version
  • Most topics are written in a self-contained manner
  • Modern topics (some elusive in current textbooks) explained at a very simple and pedagogical level
  • Exercises and solutions provided within the book

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