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lecture 15
The grand canonical partition function and the grand potential
HW #4 due

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lecture 16
Fluctuations in the grand canonical ensemble, noninteracting particles, chemical equilibrium

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spring break

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lecture 17
A gas in equilibrium with a surface of absorption sites, quantum statistical ensembles, density matrix operator

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lecture canceled

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lecture 18
Quantum microcanonical, canonical, and grand canonical ensembles, quantum harmonic osciallator at temperature T, BoseEinstein and FermiDirac statistics, Pauli exlusion principle, occupation number representation
makeup lecture

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