3 edition of **Statistical physics of crystal growth** found in the catalog.

Statistical physics of crystal growth

Yukio Saito

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Published
**1996**
by World Scientific in Singapore, London
.

Written in English

- Crystal growth.,
- Statistical physics.

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statement | Yukio Saito. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QD921 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 179p. ; |

Number of Pages | 179 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL22317885M |

ISBN 10 | 9810228341 |

Statistical Physics Nonlinear Optics Crystal Growth and Thin Films. Objective. Department of Theoretical Physics, University of Madras. The department was established in To provide an excellent theoretical background to the Postgraduate students in Physics. A phase-field model is a mathematical model for solving interfacial problems. It has mainly been applied to solidification dynamics, but it has also been applied to other situations such as viscous fingering, fracture mechanics, hydrogen embrittlement, and vesicle dynamics. The method substitutes boundary conditions at the interface by a partial differential equation for the evolution of an.

Saito, Y. Statistical physics of crystal growth in Singapore 1– (World Scientific, ). 26 Zhang, Z. & Lagally, M. G. Atomistic processes in the early stages of thin-film growth. Statistical Physics. This course is an introduction to the laws of statistical physics and their application to realistic problems at the graduate level. The topics include a brief review of equilibrium thermodynamics, Gibbs distribution, Fermi-Dirac and Bose-Einstein statistics, derivation of Planck's Law and black-body radiation, and heat.

Physics—from the development achieved in the 20th Century”, which consisted of 30 articles. The series covers whole range of physics, mathematical physics, quantum mechanics, statistical mechanics, solid state physics, elementary particle physics, and cosmic physics, and was later published in a book entitled “Physics of the 20th Century. Journal of Advances in Applied Physics is devoted to publishing original and survey articles related to current trends on the latest advancements in applied physics. The journal covers papers including but are not limited to the following topics: • Mechanics, Engineering Mechanics, Statics, Dynamics, Strength of Materials • Statistical Physics and Thermodynamics, Engineering Thermodynamics.

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