Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

PC344
Thermodynamics and Statistical Physics
0.5 Credit - Fall

An introduction to thermodynamics and its statistical basis at the microscopic level, with applications to problems originating in a modern laboratory or engineering environment. Topics include thermodynamics of model systems, Maxwell-Boltzmann distribution, quantum statistics and applications.

Additional Course Information
Prerequisites
PC131, PC132, (or PC141 and PC142), MA201.