Kac, Mark.

Probability and related topics in physical sciences / by Mark Kac ; with special lectures by G.E. Uhlenbeck, A.R. Hibbs, Balth. van der Pol. - London : Interscience Publishers, c1959. - xiii, 266 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. - Lectures in applied mathematics ; v. 1 . - Lectures in applied mathematics (American Mathematical Society) ; v. 1. .

"The present volume is the first of four which are to contain the proceedings of the Summer Seminar on Applied Mathematics ... held at the University of Colorado over the four weeks beginning June 23, 1957"--P. vii.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Expanded version of twelve lectures delivered at the Seminar in Applied Mathematics held in Boulder, Colorado in the summer of 1957.


Probabilities--Congresses.
Statistical mechanics--Congresses.