Master in Theoretical Physics and Applications

Phase Transitions and Critical Phenomena

Semester : M1-S1

Teacher : Hernandez Laura

Number of hours : 30

Auxiliary documents for these lectures:

Introduction

Presentation slides

Program

 Problem set 1

Revision of general thermodynamic relations for fluids and magnets

 Problem set 2

Phase transitions on simple models

Problem set 3

Mean field approximation

Problem set 4

Scaling hypothesis.

Problem set 5

Renormalization Group