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By Igor Herbut

serious phenomena is without doubt one of the most enjoyable components of contemporary physics. This 2007 e-book offers an intensive yet financial creation into the foundations and methods of the speculation of serious phenomena and the renormalization staff, from the point of view of contemporary condensed subject physics. Assuming simple wisdom of quantum and statistical mechanics, the booklet discusses section transitions in magnets, superfluids, superconductors, and gauge box theories. specific cognizance is given to subject matters corresponding to gauge box fluctuations in superconductors, the Kosterlitz-Thouless transition, duality changes, and quantum section transitions - all of that are on the leading edge of physics study. This booklet comprises various difficulties of various levels of hassle, with options. those difficulties offer readers with a wealth of fabric to check their figuring out of the topic. it truly is perfect for graduate scholars and more matured researchers within the fields of condensed topic physics, statistical physics, and many-body physics.

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