Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

CHBE 465 001 (CRN: 22619)

STAT PHY W/MOL NANOSCI & TECH

Long Title: STATISTICAL PHYSICS WITH APPLICATIONS TO MOLECULAR NANOSCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Department: Chemical & Biomolecular Engr
Instructor: Robert, Marc A.
Meeting: 8:30AM - 9:45AM MW MEL 251 (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 10
Section Enrolled: 0
Enrollment data as of: 2-DEC-2021 7:11PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
Description: This course explains the foundations of modern statistical physics, including the renormalization group theory, and describes applications to phenomena at the molecular ("nano”) scale in various disciplines including chemical engineering, physics, chemistry, electrical engineering, and material science. No knowledge of statistical physics is required, but fundamentals of thermodynamics are useful. Cross-list: CHBE 565. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for CHBE 465 if student has credit for CHBE 565.