The Advances in Chemical Physics series provides the chemical physics field with a forum for critical, authoritative evaluations of advances in every area of the discipline. This is the only series of volumes available that presents the cutting edge of research in chemical physics. Includes contributions from experts in this field of research. Contains a representative cross-section of research that questions established thinking on chemical solutions Structured with an editorial framework that makes the book an excellent supplement to an advanced graduate class in physical chemistry or chemical physics
STUART A. RICE, PhD, received his bachelor s degree from Brooklyn college and his master's degree and doctorate from Harvard University. He was a junior fellow at Harvard for two years before joining the faculty of The University of Chicago in 1957, where he is currently the Frank P. Hixon Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus. AARON R. DINNER, PhD, received his bachelor's degree and doctorate from Harvard University, after which he conducted postdoctoral research at the University of Oxford and the University of California, Berkeley. He joined the faculty at The University of Chicago in 2003.
Contributors to Volume 161 ix Preface to the Series xi Structural Analysis by X-ray Intensity Angular Cross Correlations 1 Ruslan P. Kurta, Massimo Altarelli, and Ivan A. Vartanyants Spin Relaxation in Phase Space 41 Yuri P. Kalmykov, William T. Coffey, and Serguey V. Titov Diffusion in Crowded Solutions 277 George D. J. Phillies Distribution Function Approach to the Stability of Fluid Phases 359 John J. Kozak, Jaroslaw Piasecki, and Piotr Szymczak Coarse-Graining with the Relative Entropy 395 M. Scott Shell Entropy Theory of Polymer Glass-Formation in Variable Spatial Dimension 443 Wen-Sheng Xu, Jack F. Douglas, and Karl F. Freed Polyelectrolyte Complexation 499 Samanvaya Srivastava and Matthew V. Tirrell Index 545