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Modern physics for scientists and engineers

Author: John C Morrison
Publisher: Amsterdam : Academic Press, 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Intended for a first course in modern physics, following an introductory course in physics with calculus, Modern Physics for Scientists and Engineers begins with a brief and focused account of the historical events leading to the formulation of modern quantum theory, while later chapters delve into the underlying physics. Streamlined content, chapters on semiconductors, Dirac Equation and Quantum Field Theory, and a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John C Morrison
ISBN: 9780123751126 0123751128
OCLC Number: 759829910
Notes: The Wave-Particle Duality The Schrodinger Wave Equation Operators and Waves Hydrogen Aton Many-Electron Atoms The Emergence of Masers and Lasers Statistical Physics Electronic Structure of Solids Charge Carriers in Semiconductors Semiconductor Lasers Relativity I Relativity II Particles Physics Nuclear Physics Appendix A: Natural Constants and Conversion Constants Appendix B: Table of Atomic Masses Appendix C: Solution of the Oscillator Equation Appendix D: The Average Value of the Momentum Appendix E: The Hartree-Fock Applet Appendix F: Integrals that Arise in Statistical Physics Appendix G: The ABINIT Applet
Description: xxxvii, 447 s
Contents: 1. The Wave-Particle Duality 2. The Schrodinger Wave Equation 3. Operators and Waves 4. Hydrogen Aton 5. Many-Electron Atoms 6. The Emergence of Masers and Lasers 7. Statistical Physics 8. Electronic Structure of Solids 9. Charge Carriers in Semiconductors 10. Semiconductor Lasers 11. Relativity I 12. Relativity II 13. Particles Physics 14. Nuclear Physics Appendix A: Natural Constants and Conversion Constants Appendix B: Table of Atomic Masses Appendix C: Solution of the Oscillator Equation Appendix D: The Average Value of the Momentum Appendix E: The Hartree-Fock Applet Appendix F: Integrals that Arise in Statistical Physics Appendix G: The ABINIT Applet
Responsibility: John C. Morrison

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