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A Student's Guide Through the Great Physics Texts

Volume II: Space, Time and Motion

by Kerry Kuehn

<p>This book provides a chronological introduction to the science of motion and rest based on the reading and analysis of significant portions of Galileo’s <em>Dialogues Concerning Two New Sciences</em>, Pascal’s <em>Treatise on the Equilibrium ...

ISBN: 9781493913664

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Volume III: Electricity, Magnetism and Light

by Kerry Kuehn

<p>This book provides a chronological introduction to the electromagnetic theory of light, using selected extracts from classic texts such as Gilbert’s <em>De Magnete,</em> Franklin’s <em>Experiments and Observations on Electricity</em>, and ...

ISBN: 9783319218168

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eBookA Student's Guide to Analytical Mechanics

by John L. Bohn

<p>Analytical mechanics is a set of mathematical tools used to describe a wide range of physical systems, both in classical mechanics and beyond. It offers a powerful and elegant alternative to Newtonian mechanics; however it can be challenging ...

ISBN: 9781108693233

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eBookA Student's Guide to Atomic Physics

by Mark Fox

<p>This concise and accessible book provides a detailed introduction to the fundamental principles of atomic physics at an undergraduate level. Concepts are explained in an intuitive way and the book assumes only a basic knowledge of quantum ...

ISBN: 9781316990858

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eBookA Student's Guide to Dimensional Analysis

by Don S. Lemons

<p>This introduction to dimensional analysis covers the methods, history and formalisation of the field, and provides physics and engineering applications. Covering topics from mechanics, hydro- and electrodynamics to thermal and quantum ...

ISBN: 9781108145824

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eBookA Student's Guide to Einstein's Major Papers

by Robert E Kennedy

<p>Our understanding of the physical universe underwent a revolution in the early twentieth century - evolving from the classical physics of Newton, Galileo, and Maxwell to the modern physics of relativity and quantum mechanics. The dominant ...

ISBN: 9780191627484

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eBookby Don S. Lemons

<p>Striving to explore the subject in as simple a manner as possible, this book helps readers understand the elusive concept of entropy. Innovative aspects of the book include the construction of statistical entropy from desired properties, the ...

ISBN: 9781107460614

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eBookA Student's Guide to Fourier Transforms

With Applications in Physics and Engineering

by J. F. James

<p>Fourier transform theory is of central importance in a vast range of applications in physical science, engineering and applied mathematics. Providing a concise introduction to the theory and practice of Fourier transforms, this book is ...

ISBN: 9781107083530

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eBookA Student's Guide to Infinite Series and Sequences

by Bernhard W. Bach, Jr.

<p>Why study infinite series? Not all mathematical problems can be solved exactly or have a solution that can be expressed in terms of a known function. In such cases, it is common practice to use an infinite series expansion to approximate or ...

ISBN: 9781108645737

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eBookA Student's Guide to Lagrangians and Hamiltonians

by Patrick Hamill

<p>A concise but rigorous treatment of variational techniques, focussing primarily on Lagrangian and Hamiltonian systems, this book is ideal for physics, engineering and mathematics students. The book begins by applying Lagrange's equations to a

ISBN: 9781107703193

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eBookA Student's Guide to Maxwell's Equations

by Daniel Fleisch

<p>Gauss's law for electric fields, Gauss's law for magnetic fields, Faraday's law, and the Ampere–Maxwell law are four of the most influential equations in science. In this guide for students, each equation is the subject of an entire chapter, ...

ISBN: 9781139814218

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eBookA Student's Guide to Python for Physical Modeling

by Kinder, Jesse M.

<p>Python is a computer programming language that is rapidly gaining popularity throughout the sciences. <i>A Student’s Guide to Python for Physical Modeling</i> aims to help you, the student, teach yourself enough of the Python ...

ISBN: 9781400873982

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eBookA Student's Guide to the Study, Practice, and Tools of Modern Mathematics

by Bindner, Donald

<P><STRONG>A Student's Guide to the Study, Practice, and Tools of Modern Mathematics</STRONG> provides an accessible introduction to the world of mathematics. It offers tips on how to study and write mathematics as well as how to use various ...

ISBN: 9781439846070

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eBookA Student's Manual for A First Course in General Relativity

by Robert B. Scott

<p>This comprehensive student manual has been designed to accompany the leading textbook by Bernard Schutz, A First Course in General Relativity, and uses detailed solutions, cross-referenced to several introductory and more advanced textbooks, ...

ISBN: 9781316443859

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eBookA Study into the Design of Steerable Microphone Arrays

by Chiong Ching Lai, Sven Erik Nordholm & Yee Hong Leung

<p>The book covers the design formulations for broadband beamformer targeting nearfield and farfield sources. The book content includes background information on the acoustic environment, including propagation medium, the array geometries, ...

ISBN: 9789811016912

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eBookA Superintense Laser-Plasma Interaction Theory Primer

by Andrea Macchi

<p>The continuous trend towards higher and higher laser intensities has opened the way to new physical regimes and advanced applications of laser-plasma interactions, thus stimulating novel connections with ultrafast optics, astrophysics, ...

ISBN: 9789400761254

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eBookA Survey of Fractal Dimensions of Networks

by Eric Rosenberg

<p>Many different fractal dimensions have been proposed for networks. In <em>A Survey of Fractal Dimensions of Networks</em> the theory and computation of the most important of these dimensions are reviewed, including the box counting dimension,

ISBN: 9783319900476

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eBookA System of Natural Philosophy

In Which the Principles of Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Acoustics, Optics, Astronomy, Electricity, Magnetism, Steam Engine, and Electro-Magnetism, Are Familiarly Explained, and Illustrated by More Than Two Hundred Engravings

by John Lee Comstock

<p>The necessity of reprinting the Author's Natural Philosophy, has given him an opportunity of reviewing and correcting the whole, and of making many changes, which could not have been done on stereotype plates. In addition to these ...

ISBN: 9780259733539

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eBookA System of Physical Chemistry, Volume 3

by William Cudmore McCullagh Lewis

<p>It is evident that generalised dynamics and thermodynamics have the great merit in common that they are essentially generalisations, and their application does not require any specialised information such as that involved in the molecular ...

ISBN: 9780243672325

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eBookA Text-Book of General Physics

For the Use of Colleges and Scientific Schools

by Charles Sheldon Hastings

<p>The class of students for which this text-book is designed is supposed to have a useful knowledge of trigonometry, but not of calculus. This is in agreement with the courses of instruction in most of our American colleges; but it has ...

ISBN: 9780243640911

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