ISBN-10:
0444893490
ISBN-13:
9780444893499
Pub. Date:
12/04/1992
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Stochastic Processes in Physics and Chemistry / Edition 2

Stochastic Processes in Physics and Chemistry / Edition 2

by N.G. Van Kampen

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ISBN-13: 9780444893499
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 12/04/1992
Series: North-Holland Personal Library Series , #1
Edition description: ENL
Pages: 480
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

I. Stochastic variables
II. Random events
III. Stochastic processes
IV. Markov processes
V. The master equation
VI. One-step processes
VII. Chemical reactions
VIII. The Fokker-Planck equation
IX. The Langevin approach
X. The expansion of the master equation
XI. The diffusion type
XII. First-passage problems
XIII. Unstable systems
XIV. Fluctuations in continuous systems
XV. The statistics of jump events
XVI. Stochastic differential equations
XVII. Stochastic behavior of quantum systems

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This is my favorite book on the theory of stochastic processes and their applications.