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Handbook of physics

Author: J W Harris; H Stoecker; W Benenson
Publisher: Berlin ; London : Springer-Verlag, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This one-volume physics toolbox provides quick and easy access to a wealth of information including the fundamental formulas of physics, and a wide variety of experimental methods useful for problem  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J W Harris; H Stoecker; W Benenson
ISBN: 0387952691 9780387952697
OCLC Number: 49351187
Description: 1250 pages : illustrations
Contents: pt. I. Mechanics --
1. Kinematics --
2. Dynamics --
3. Rigid bodies --
4. Gravitation and the theory of relativity --
5. Mechanics of continuous media --
6. Nonlinear dynamics, chaos and fractals --
7. Tables on mechanics --
pt. II. Vibrations and Waves --
8. Vibrations --
9. Waves --
10. Acoustics --
11. Optics --
12. Tables on vibrations, waves, acoustics and optics --
pt. III. Electricity --
13. Charges and currents --
14. Electric and magnetic fields --
15. Applications in electrical engineering --
16. Current conduction in liquids, gases and vacuum --
17. Plasma physics --
18. Tables on electricity --
pt. IV. Thermodynamics --
19. Equilibrium and state variables --
20. Heat, conversion of energy and changes of state --
21. Phase transitions, reactions and equalizing of heat --
22. Tables on thermodynamics --
pt. V. Quantum physics --
23. Photons, electromagnetic radiation and light quanta --
24. Matter waves --
wave mechanics of particles --
25. Atomic and molecular physics --
26. Elementary particle physics --
standard model --
27. Nuclear physics --
28. Solid-state physics --
29. Tables in quantum physics --
pt. VI. Appendix --
30. Measurements and measurement errors --
31. Vector calculus --
32. Differential and integral calculus --
33. Tables on the SI.
Responsibility: edited by J.W. Harris, H. Stoecker and W. Benenson.

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