## PHYS 414## Statistical Mechanics, Spring 2020 |

1: Overview of the course

2: Coarse-graining a physical system: turtles all the way down

3: Stochastic processes: review of probability concepts, Bayes theorem, Bayesian model estimation

4: Markovian approximation, master equation, stationary states, microscopic reversbility

Slides: Example of a kinetic network and its trajectories

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Extra notes: Mastering the master equation