Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 September 2001

256 Pages | 65 line illus & halftones

ISBN: 9780198509400

Also Available As:

Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (06)

Statistical Physics of Spin Glasses and Information Processing

An Introduction

Hidetoshi Nishimori

A Clarendon Press Publication

International Series of Monographs on Physics

Spin glasses are magnetic materials. Statistical mechanics, a subfield of physics, has been a powerful tool to theoretically analyze various unique properties of spin glasses. This book is one of the first publications in the theoretically analyze various unique properties of spi interdisciplinary field. It provides readers with a sound introduction to the field and to the analytical techniques necessary to follow its most recent developments.


Also of Interest