The Enigma of Probability and Physics [EBook] / by Lazar Mayants.
The Enigma of Probability and Physics [EBook] / by Lazar Mayants.
Lazar Mayants is a recent Russian emigre noted for his work in theoretical physics. He was previously a professor at several universities of the Soviet Union and a distinguished member of the Academy of Sciences of the U.S.S.R, where he worked for about 30 years. In this book he presents a unique, e...
Personal Name(s):  Mayants, Lazar, (author) 

Imprint: 
Dordrecht :
Springer,
1984

Physical Description: 
XX, 374 p. online resource. 
Note: 
englisch 
ISBN: 
9789400962941 
DOI: 
10.1007/9789400962941 
Series Title: 
Fundamental Theories of Physics, A New International Book Series on the Fundamental Theories of Physics: Their Clarification, Development and Application ;
7 
Subject (LOC):  
Full Text 
Table of Contents:
 I. Fundamentals of Probabilistics
 1 / Principal Concepts
 2 / Main Theorems
 3 / Random Variables
 4 / Some Aspects of Statistics
 5 / States of Abstract Objects
 6 / Hamiltonian Random Variables
 7 / Random Fields
 II. Fundamentals of Probabilistic Physics
 8 / General Considerations
 9 / Equilibrium Classical Statistical Mechanics
 10 / Quantum Mechanics
 11 / Kinetics of Physical Transformations
 12 / Electromagnetic Field and Photons
 III. Methodological Problems
 13 / Problems Related to Probability
 14 / Problems Related to Physics
 Appendix 1. Proof of Equations (6.16”) and (6.16”)
 Appendix 2. Derivation of Equations of Section 6.3
 Appendix 3. A General RotationVibration Hamiltonian
 Answers to Problems.