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Published: 20 May 2004

416 Pages | numerous line drawings


ISBN: 9780198525820

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Quantum Transport in Mesoscopic Systems

Complexity and Statistical Fluctuations. A Maximum Entropy Viewpoint

Pier A. Mello and Narendra Kumar

Mesoscopic Physics and Nanotechnology

  • Novel, powerful, non-perturbative maximum-entropy approach
  • Pedagogical presentation of quantum scattering theory, linear response theory, and information theory
  • Suitable for graduate courses
  • Many worked-through exercises
  • Many applications in statistical physics
  • Includes statistical communication theory