This book presents principles, basic concepts and application of Statistical Mechanics.
The standard undergraduate syllabus in Physics includes in introductory course in Statistical Mechanics, while the postgraduate course in Statistical Mechanics is much more extensive in scope and this book is intended for both categories of students. Students often take difficulty in the problems on Statistical Mechanics. So for their convenience, a sufficient number of solved problems are incorporated after each topic. In fact around the solved problems are given in this book.
Palash Das :- Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Santipur College, Kalyani University, West Bengal. He obtained his Ph.D. in Statistical Physics from Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Calcutta, in 2004. He has also served as Sr. Lecturer in the Department of Physics of Dr. B.C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur, West Bengal (from 2005-2007) and Heritage Institute of Technology, Calcutta, West Bengal (from 2007-2010).