24. Classical Theories of Magnetism and Ordering

  1. Michael P. Marder

Published Online: 30 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470949955.ch24

Condensed Matter Physics, Second Edition

Condensed Matter Physics, Second Edition

How to Cite

Marder, M. P. (2010) Classical Theories of Magnetism and Ordering, in Condensed Matter Physics, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470949955.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2010
  2. Published Print: 25 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470617984

Online ISBN: 9780470949955

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Keywords:

  • magnetism;
  • free energy;
  • magnetic dipole moments;
  • mean field theory;
  • alloy superlattices

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Three Views of Magnetism

  • Magnetic Dipole Moments

  • Mean Field Theory and the Ising Model

  • Other Order–Disorder Transitions

  • Critical Phenomena

  • Problems