Physics for engineers and scientists. Volume 1, Motion, force, and energy, oscillations, waves, and fluids, temperature, heat, and thermodynamics (Audiobook on CD, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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Physics for engineers and scientists. Volume 1, Motion, force, and energy, oscillations, waves, and fluids, temperature, heat, and thermodynamics

Author: Hans C Ohanian; John T Markert
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English
Summary:
[The] aim [of this volume] is to present a modern view of classical mechanics and electromagnetism, including some optics and quantum physics. [The volume also] offer students a glimpse of the practical applications of physics in science, engineering, and everyday life.-Pref.
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Hans C Ohanian; John T Markert
OCLC Number: 154115858
Notes: Originally published: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2007. 3rd ed.
Previously published: Physics. 2nd ed. New York : Norton, ©1989.
Also published: v.2. Electricity and magnetism, waves and optics, and the theory of special relativity.
Also published: v.3. Relativity, quanta, and particles.
"Chapters 1-21 appear in Volume 1; Chapters 22-36 appear in Volume 2; Chapters 36-41 appear in Volume 3."
Description: 1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Owner's manual --
Prelude, the world of physics --
Motion, force, and energy: Space, time and mass; Motion along a straight line; Vectors; Motion in two and three dimensions; Newton's laws of motion; Further applications of Newton's laws; Work and energy; Conservation of energy; Gravitation; Systems of particles; Collisions; Rotation of a rigid body; Dynamics of a rigid body; Statics and elasticity --
Oscillations, waves, and fluids: Oscillations; Waves; Sound; Fluid mechanics --
Temperature, heat, and thermodynamics: Ideal gas; Heat; Thermodynamics --
Appendices: Greek alphabet; Mathematics review; Geometry and trigonometry review; Calculus review; Propagating uncertainties; International system of units (SI); Best values of fundamental constants; Conversion factors; Periodic table and chemical elements; Formula sheets; Answers to odd-numbered problems and review problems.
Responsibility: Hans C. Ohanian, John T. Markert.

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Designed for the introductory calculus-based physics course, Physics for Engineers and Scientists is distinguished by its lucid exposition and accessible coverage of fundamental physical concepts.  Read more...

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