Jos Thijssen is a lecturer at the Kavli Institute of Nanoscience at Delft . Computational physics is concerned with performing computer calculations and. First published in , this second edition describes the computational methods used in theoretical physics. New sections were added to. This volume bridges the gap between undergraduate physics and computational research. It is an ideal textbook for graduate students as well as a valuable.

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