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Physics for the life sciences

Author: Martin Zinke-Allmang
Publisher: Toronto : Nelson Education, [2012], ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Taking an algebra-based approach with the selective use of calculus, this title includes basic physics concepts such as: using a fresh layout, consistent and student-tested art program, extensive use of conceptual examples, analytical problems, and instructive and engaging case studies.
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Manuels d'enseignement supérieur
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Zinke-Allmang
ISBN: 9780176502683 0176502688
OCLC Number: 768534913
Notes: Includes index.
1st ed. written by Martin Zinke-Allmang.
Description: xix, 677, M11, U2 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Physics and the life sciences --
Kinematics --
Forces --
Newton's laws --
Centre of mass and linear momentum --
Torque and equilibrium --
Energy and its conservation --
Gases --
Work and heat for non-mechanical systems --
Thermodynamics --
Transport of energy and matter --
Static fluids --
Fluid flow --
Elasticity and vibrations --
Sound --
Electric force and field --
Electric energy and potential --
The flow of charges --
The atom --
Magnetism and electromagnetic waves --
Geometric optics --
The atomic nucleus --
X-rays --
Diagnostic nuclear medicine --
Radiation therapy --
Nuclear magnetic resonance.
Responsibility: Martin Zinke-Allmang [and others].

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Preface Part One: The Mechanics of Biological Systems Chapter 1: Physics and the Life Sciences Chapter 2: Kinematics Chapter 3: Forces Chapter 4: Biomechanics Chapter 5: Centre of Mass and Linear Read more...

 
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