TY - BOOK
AU - Thijssen,J.M.
TI - Computational physics
SN - 0521833469
AV - QC20 .T445 2007
U1 - 530.15 22
PY - 2007///
CY - Cambridge, UK, New York
PB - Cambridge University Press
KW - Mathematical physics
KW - Condensed matter
KW - Mathematics
KW - Physics
KW - Data processing
N1 - Includes bibliographical references and index; TOC; Quantum scattering with a spherically symmetric potential --
The variational method for the SchrÃ¶dinger equation --
The Hartree-Fock method --
Density functional theory --Solving the SchrÃ¶dinger equation in periodic solids --
Classical equilibrium statistical mechanics --
Molecular dynamics simulations --
Quantum molecular dynamics --
The Monte Carlo method --
Transfer matrix and diagonalisation of spin chains --
Quantum Monte Carlo methods --
The finite element method for partial differential equations --
The lattice Boltzmann method for fluid dynamics --
Computational methods for lattice field theories --
High performance computing and parallelism --
Numerical methods --
Random number generators; CSE
N2 - Summary:
This edition has been fully updated with several new sections and chapters. It covers many different areas of physics research and different computational methodologies. Throughout the book the relations between the methods used in different fields of physics are emphasised
UR - https://www.worldcat.org/title/computational-physics/oclc/76481480&referer=brief_results
ER -