This volume on statistical mechanics includes topics such as statistical equilibrium, renormalization theory, chaos, nonequilibrium statistical generalized Langevin equations, cellular automata and oscillating chemical reactions. Fortran computer programs help to illustrate the concepts.
RICHARD E. WILDE, PhD, is a professor emeritus of chemistry at Texas Tech University. He is a member of the American Chemical Society, The Royal Society of Chemistry, the American Physical Society, and a Fellow of AAAS. SURJIT SINGH, PhD, is a research scientist with the SubPicosecond and Quantum Radiation Laboratory at Texas Tech University. He is a member of the American Physical Society and the Indian Physics Association.