Ludwig Boltzmann, who spent much of his life studying statistical mechanics, died in 1906 by his own hand. Paul Ehrenfest, carrying on the work, died similarly in 1933. Now it is our turn to study statistical mechanics. Perhaps it will be wise to approach the subject cautiously.
David Goodstein, States of Matter
Dates for written tests:
1 April 2019, 09:00 - 12:00, room 2.22
13 May 2019, 09:00 - 12:00
(written) 21 June 2019, 09:00 - 13:00, room 2.11
(oral) email me to arrange.