Advanced statistical physics II

Roland Netz (Freie Universität, Physics)

- non-equilibrium thermodynamics (Entropy production, Onsager relations)
- causality and fluctuations
- stochastic processes (Markov processes, Master equation, Langevin and Fokker-Planck equation)
- kinetic theory
- phase transitions (Landau theory, Gaussian fluctuations, correlation functions, renormalization theory)
- theory of liquids
- hydrodynamics and elasticity theory

  • Place: FU
  • Duration: Mondays and Wednesdays, 10 am to 12 pm
  • Contact: rnetz@physik.fu-berlin.de