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Quantum Statistical Mechanicsby Schreiberdk
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Mar3111, 12:41 PM

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Hi there PF.
I just want to ask, whether Quantum Statistical Mechanics is a Quantum field theory. If not, is there anything else that describes entropy and thermodynamics in terms of a Quantum field theory? 


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Mar3111, 05:47 PM

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It can be formulated that way, sure. See for example "Methods of Quantum Field Theory in Statistical Physics," by Abrikosov et al.



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