Physics: Parts 1 & 2 (3rd Edition)

By David Halliday, Robert Resnick

The dossier contains either volumes 1 and 2.

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The book of the 1st variation of Physics in 1960 introduced the trendy period of physics textbooks. It was once a brand new paradigm then and, after forty years, it remains to be the dominant version for all texts.

The tremendous switch out there has been a shift to a reduce point, extra obtainable model of the version. basics of Physics is an efficient instance of this shift. nonetheless swap, there remains to be a requirement for the unique model and, certainly, we're seeing a renewed curiosity in Physics as demographic alterations have resulted in larger numbers of well--prepared scholars getting into collage.

Physics is the one ebook on hand for lecturers trying to educate a extra challenging direction.

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The Amazing Story of Quantum Mechanics: A Math-Free Exploration of the Science That Made Our World

By James Kakalios

A hugely wonderful exploration of the advanced technology of quantum mechanics made effortless to appreciate when it comes to popular culture.

As a tender technological know-how fiction fan, physicist James Kakalios marveled at the long run expected within the pulp magazines, comics, and flicks of the '50s and '60s. via 2010, he was once convinced we might have flying autos and jetpacks. yet what we ended up with-laptop desktops, MRI machines, Blu-ray gamers, and dozens of different real-life marvels-are much more really good. In The striking tale of Quantum Mechanics, he explains why the improvement of quantum mechanics enabled our outstanding current day.

In his trademark kind, Kakalios makes use of popular culture examples- every thing from the photo novel Watchmen to schlock horror videos of the '50s-to elucidate one of the most complicated technology there is. And he brings to lifestyles the groundbreaking scientists whose discoveries made our current existence attainable. alongside the way in which, he dispels the misperception that quantum mechanics is unknowable by means of mere mortals. it isn't magic; it is science!

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300 Creative Physics Problems with Solutions (Anthem Learning)

By László Holics

This selection of workouts, compiled for gifted highschool scholars, encourages creativity and a deeper knowing of rules while fixing physics difficulties. defined as 'far past high-school level', this ebook grew out of the concept that educating are not target for the simply regimen, yet problem students and stretch their skill via creativity and thorough comprehension of ideas.

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Explorations in Mathematical Physics: The Concepts Behind an Elegant Language

By Don Koks

Have you ever puzzled why the language of recent physics centres on geometry? Or how quantum operators and Dirac brackets work? What a convolution really is? What tensors are all about? Or what box conception and lagrangians are, and why gravity is defined as curvature?

This ebook takes you on a travel of the most principles forming the language of recent mathematical physics. Here you are going to meet novel ways to ideas such as determinants and geometry, wave functionality evolution, statistics, signal processing, and three-d rotations. You will see how the sped up frames of special relativity let us know approximately gravity. On the adventure, you can find how tensor notation pertains to vector calculus, how differential geometry is outfitted on intuitive techniques, and the way variational calculus ends up in box theory. You will meet quantum dimension concept, besides eco-friendly capabilities and the artwork of advanced integration, and at last common relativity and cosmology.

The e-book takes a clean method of tensor research outfitted completely at the metric and vectors, without having for one-forms. This provides a way more geometrical and intuitive perception into vector and tensor calculus, including basic relativity, than do conventional, extra summary methods.

Don Koks is a physicist on the Defence technological know-how and expertise service provider in Adelaide, Australia. His doctorate in quantum cosmology used to be got from the dep. of Physics and Mathematical Physics at Adelaide University. Prior paintings on the college of Auckland specialized in utilized accelerator physics, in addition to natural and utilized mathematics.

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Applications of Group Theory in Quantum Mechanics

By M. I. Petrashen, J. L. Trifonov

Filenote: PDF retail from EBL Publisher/EBL seem to have created it via taking their great epub and switched over to PDF + pagination instead of the common appealing PDF imprint.
Publish 12 months note: First released November fifteenth 1969
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Geared towards postgraduate scholars, theoretical physicists, and researchers, this complicated textual content explores the position of contemporary group-theoretical tools in quantum idea. The authors dependent their textual content on a physics path they taught at a well-liked Soviet collage. Readers will locate it a lucid consultant to crew idea and matrix representations that develops ideas to the extent required for applications.

The text's major concentration rests upon element and area teams, with functions to digital and vibrational states. extra issues comprise non-stop rotation teams, permutation teams, and Lorentz teams. a couple of difficulties contain experiences of the symmetry homes of the Schroedinger wave functionality, in addition to the reason of "additional" degeneracy within the Coulomb box and likely matters in solid-state physics. The textual content concludes with an instructive account of difficulties relating to the stipulations for relativistic invariance in quantum theory.[b][/b]

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Edexcel AS/A2 Physics Student Unit Guide: Units 3 and 6 Exploring Physics and Experimental Physics

By Keith Bridgeman

Ideal for revision, those courses clarify the unit necessities, summarise the content material and contain specimen questions with graded solutions. each one full-colour new version scholar Unit advisor presents perfect guidance on your unit examination: - suppose convinced you already know the unit: each one consultant comprehensively covers the unit content material and comprises subject summaries, wisdom cost questions and a reference index - familiarize yourself with the examination necessities: the explicit talents on which you'll be validated are explored and defined - examine exam-style questions: graded scholar responses might help you concentrate on parts the place you could enhance your examination method and function

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Biological Physics of the Developing Embryo

In the course of improvement cells and tissues endure alterations in development and shape that hire a much broader diversity of actual mechanisms than at the other time in an organism's lifestyles. This e-book demonstrates how physics can be utilized to research those organic phenomena. Written to be obtainable to either biologists and physicists, significant levels and parts of the organic improvement method are brought after which analyzed from the point of view of physics. The presentation of actual versions calls for no arithmetic past uncomplicated calculus.

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The Principia: The Authoritative Translation: Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy

By Isaac Newton

In his enormous 1687 paintings, Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica, identified familiarly because the Principia, Isaac Newton specified by mathematical phrases the rules of time, strength, and movement that experience guided the advance of recent actual technology. Even after greater than 3 centuries and the revolutions of Einsteinian relativity and quantum mechanics, Newtonian physics maintains to account for plenty of of the phenomena of the saw international, and Newtonian celestial dynamics is used to figure out the orbits of our house vehicles.
This authoritative, glossy translation via I. Bernard Cohen and Anne Whitman, the 1st in additional than 285 years, relies at the 1726 version, the ultimate revised model licensed by means of Newton; it contains extracts from the sooner variants, corrects error present in past types, and replaces archaic English with modern prose and updated mathematical forms.
Newton's ideas describe acceleration, deceleration, and inertial move; fluid dynamics; and the motions of the earth, moon, planets, and comets. a good paintings in itself, the Principia additionally revolutionized the equipment of clinical research. It set forth the basic 3 legislation of movement and the legislation of common gravity, the actual rules that account for the Copernican approach of the realm as emended via Kepler, hence successfully finishing controversy about the Copernican planetary system.

The translation-only version of this preeminent paintings is really available for today's scientists, students, and scholars.

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The Black Hole War: My Battle with Stephen Hawking to Make the World Safe for Quantum Mechanics

By Leonard Susskind

First and foremost of the 21st century, physics is being pushed to very strange territory--the area of the exceedingly small and the tremendously heavy. the hot international is an international during which either quantum mechanics and gravity are both very important. yet mysteries stay. one of many greatest concerned black holes. Famed physicist Stephen Hawking claimed that whatever sucked in a black gap was once misplaced ceaselessly. for 3 a long time, Leonard Susskind and Hawking clashed over the reply to this challenge. eventually, in 2004, Hawking conceded.

THE BLACK gap conflict will clarify the surprising technological know-how that at last received out, and the emergence of a brand new paradigm that argues the world--this catalog, your house, your breakfast, you--is really a hologram projected from the perimeters of space.

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