Lecture Notes



This file is an annotated version of class notes “Monte Carlo Simulations: Application to Lattice Models, Sampling Errors, Metastability” and contains a short review of statistical mechanics and thermodynamics, explanation on time or (phase) space, conjugate variables, coordinates and ergodicity, metropolis algorithm, the Monte Carlo method, and simple sampling for materials, ising model, and cartographers.

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Spring 2005
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