PHY 418: Statistical Mechanics I
Prof. S. Teitel stte@pas.rochester.edu  Spring 2018
Notes through lecture 15 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
The MIDTERM EXAM will take place on Friday, March 23, from 12:30  2:00 pm in Meliora 221. This is the Friday of the week following Spring Break. Note, the exam room is not our usual lecture room, it is in a different building! The exam will be closed book, no notes or electronic devices allowed. The exam can cover all material through the end of lecture 15 on Wednesday.
Problem Set 4, due Monday, March 19, in lecture, is posted on the Homework page. Solutions to Problem Set 3 are also posted.
Notes through lecture 14 are posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Notes through lecture 13 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Notes through lecture 12 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Solutions to Problem Set 2 are now posted on the Homework page.
Problem Set 3, due Monday March 5 in lecture, is now posted on the Homework page.
Notes through lecture 11 are posted on the Lecture Notes page.
The MIDTERM EXAM will take place on Friday, March 23, from 12:30  2:00 pm. This is the Friday after Spring Break.
Notes through lecture 10 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
I have also made some modifications to the notes for lecture 9, to make clearer the discussion at the end of the lecture. So if you have already looked at these notes, you may want to take a second look.
Solutions to Problem Set 1 are now posted on the Homework page.
Notes through lecture 9 are posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Problem Set 2, due Wednesday February 21 in lecture, is now posted on the Homework page.
Notes through lecture 8 are posted on the Homework page.
Notes through lecture 7 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Notes through lecture 6 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Problem Set 1, due Monday February 12 in lecture, is now posted on the Homework page.
Notes through lecture 5 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Notes through lecture 4 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Notes through lecture 3 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Notes through lecture 2 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Notes for lecture 1 are now posted on the Lecture Notes page.
Welcome to Statistical Mechnics I!
For those who are anxious to read ahead, you can find lecture notes and problem sets from the last two years that I taught this course at:
http://www.pas.rochester.edu/~stte/phy418S13
http://www.pas.rochester.edu/~stte/phy418S12
