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Physics in biology and medicine

Author: Paul Davidovits
Publisher: Amsterdam : Elsevier, 2008.
Series: Complementary science series
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats

Covers topics in physics as they apply to the life sciences, specifically medicine, physiology, nursing and other applied health fields. This introductory book surveys and relates basic physics to  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Davidovits
ISBN: 9780123694119 0123694116
OCLC Number: 636693812
Description: 328 Seiten : Illustrationen.
Contents: Chapter 1: Static ForcesChapter 2: FrictionChapter 3: Translational MotionChapter 4: Angular MotionChapter 5: Elasticity and Strength of MaterialsChapter 6: Insect FlightChapter 7: FluidsChapter 8: The Motion of FluidsChapter 9: Heat and Kinetic TheoryChapter 10: ThermodynamicsChapter 11: Heat and LifeChapter 12: Waves and SoundChapter 13: ElectricityChapter 14: Electrical TechnologyChapter 15: OpticsChapter 16: Atomic PhysicsChapter 17: Nuclear PhysicsBibliography
Series Title: Complementary science series
Responsibility: Paul Davidovits.
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Reviews from the second edition:"This is a book you should consider if you are teaching the one-semester premed course. This text could be used in two ways: 1) as a text for a one-term course in the Read more...

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