Handbook of Physics / Edition 1

Handbook of Physics / Edition 1

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by Walter Benenson, H. Stocker, Holger Lutz, Horst Stocker
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0387952691

ISBN-13: 9780387952697

Pub. Date: 03/21/2002

Publisher: Springer New York

Handbook of Physics is a veritable toolbox for rapid access to a wealth of physics information for everyday use in problem solving, homework, and examinations. This complete reference includes not only the fundamental formulas of physics but also experimental methods used in practice.

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Handbook of Physics is a veritable toolbox for rapid access to a wealth of physics information for everyday use in problem solving, homework, and examinations. This complete reference includes not only the fundamental formulas of physics but also experimental methods used in practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780387952697
Publisher:
Springer New York
Publication date:
03/21/2002
Edition description:
1st ed. 2002. Corr. 2nd printing 2006
Pages:
1181
Sales rank:
761,758
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.11(d)

Table of Contents

I MECHANICS: Kinematics / Dynamics / Rigid Bodies / Micromechanics / Gravitation and the Theory of Relativity / Mechanics of Continuous Media / Nonlinear Dynamics, Chaos, and Fractals / Tables on Mechanics
II VIBRATIONS AND WAVES: Vibrations / Waves / Acoustics / Optics / Tables on Vibrations, Waves, Acoustics, and Optics
III ELECTRICITY: Charges and Currents / Electric and Magnetic Field / Applications in Electrical Engineering / Current Conduction in Liquids, Gases, and Vacuum / Plasma Physics / Tables on Electricity
IV THERMODYNAMICS: Equilibrium and State Variables / Heat, Conversion of Energy, and Changes of State / Phase Transitions, Reactions, and Equalizing of Heat / Tables on Thermodynamics
V QUANTUM PHYSICS: Photons, Electromagnetic Radiation, and Light Quanta / Matter Waves--Wave Mechanics of Particles / Atomic and Molecular Physics / Elementary Particle Physics--Standard Model / Nuclear Physics / Solid State Physics / Tables in Quantum Physics
VI APPENDIX: Measurements and Measurement Errors / Vector Calculus / Differential and Integral Calculus / Tables on SI Units

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Handbook of Physics 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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This book is a godsend, especially if you are studying for the Physics GRE.