**Collection Number**C17039

**Collection Date**-

**Collection Type**Course

## PSI 2017/2018 - Statistical Mechanics - Lecture 14

Monte Carlo Methods, Sampling, Markov Chain, Single-Spin-Flip Metropolis Algorithm

## PSI 2017/2018 - Statistical Mechanics - Lecture 13

Equilibration & Measurement, Monte Carlo for the 2d Ising Model, Finite-Size Scaling

## PSI 2017/2018 - Statistical Mechanics - Lecture 12

Bonus Lecture: Black Hole Thermodynamics

## PSI 2017/2018 - Statistical Mechanics - Lecture 11

Near d=2, Vortices, Kosterlitz-Thoules Phase Transition

## PSI 2017/2018 - Statistical Mechanics - Lecture 10

Vector Model, Goldstone Modes, CMW Theorem and Lower Critical Dimension

## PSI 2017/2018 - Statistical Mechanics - Lecture 9

Wilsonian Renormalization 3: Triumph: Wilson-Fisher Fixed Point, Critical Exponents

## PSI 2017/2018 - Statistical Mechanics - Lecture 8

Wilsonian Renormalization 2: Explicit calculation: Cumulant expansion, RG equations

## PSI 2017/2018 - Statistical Mechanics - Lecture 7

Wilsonian Renormalization 1: Basic idea: Integration over Fast Modes, Flowing Couplings

## PSI 2017/2018 - Statistical Mechanics - Lecture 6

Spin-Spin Correlation Function, Correlation Length, Continuous Limit, Landau-Ginsburg Functional

## PSI 2017/2018 - Statistical Mechanics - Lecture 5

Critical Exponents, Landau's theory, Hubbard-Stratonovich Transformation