## Statistical Physics, Volume 5Elementary college physics course for students majoring in science and engineering. |

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respectively;

is of interest to investigate the energy transferred from one atom to the other as a

result of ...

**Denote**the velocities of these atoms before the collision by v1 and v2,respectively;

**denote**their velocities after the collision by vi' and v2', respectively. Itis of interest to investigate the energy transferred from one atom to the other as a

result of ...

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Suppose that the box is imagined to be subdivided into two parts of respective

volumes V and V', where V + V' = Wo. (27) Consider an ensemble of many such

boxes of gas. Let p

Suppose that the box is imagined to be subdivided into two parts of respective

volumes V and V', where V + V' = Wo. (27) Consider an ensemble of many such

boxes of gas. Let p

**denote**the probability that a given molecule is found in the ...Page 130

Let us then, in the ensemble of systems under consideration,

mean energies of A and A' before the interaction process by E, and Ef,

respectively; and let us

interaction ...

Let us then, in the ensemble of systems under consideration,

**denote**the initialmean energies of A and A' before the interaction process by E, and Ef,

respectively; and let us

**denote**the final mean energies of A and A' after theinteraction ...

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### Contents

Characteristic Features of Macroscopic Systems | 1 |

A I | 2 |

I | 6 |

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absolute temperature absorbed accessible approximation assume atoms average Avogadro's calculate classical collision Consider constant container corresponding cules denote discussion distribution ensemble entropy equal equilibrium situation equipartition theorem example exchange energy expression external parameters fluctuations function given heat capacity heat Q heat reservoir Hence ideal gas initial internal energy interval isolated system kinetic energy large number left half liquid ln Q macroscopic parameters macroscopic system macrostate magnetic field magnetic moment magnitude mass mean energy mean number mean pressure mean value measured mechanics mole molecular momentum number of molecules occur oscillator particle particular partition phase space piston position possible values Prob quantity quantum numbers quasi-static random relation result simply solid specific heat spin system statistical statistical ensemble statistically independent Suppose thermal contact thermal interaction thermally insulated thermometer tion total energy total magnetic total number unit volume velocity