Chapter 1. Distributions and Equilibria for Particle Ensembles

  1. Prof. Boris M. Smirnov

Published Online: 31 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619078.ch1

Plasma Processes and Plasma Kinetics: 586 Worked Out Problems for Science and Technology

Plasma Processes and Plasma Kinetics: 586 Worked Out Problems for Science and Technology

How to Cite

Smirnov, B. M. (2007) Distributions and Equilibria for Particle Ensembles, in Plasma Processes and Plasma Kinetics: 586 Worked Out Problems for Science and Technology, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619078.ch1

Author Information

  1. Institute for High Temperatures, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia. bsmirnov@orc.ru

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 23 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527406814

Online ISBN: 9783527619078

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Keywords:

  • particles;
  • environment;
  • interactions;
  • probability;
  • Gibbs principle

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Distributions of Identical Atomic Particles

  • Statistics of Bose-Einstein and Fermi-Dirac

  • Distribution of Particle Density in External Fields

  • Laws of Black Body Radiation

  • Ionization and Dissociation Equilibrium

  • Ionization Equilibrium for Clusters