How Everything Works: Making Physics out of the Ordinary / Edition 1 by Louis A. Bloomfield | 9780470170663 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
How Everything Works: Making Physics out of the Ordinary / Edition 1

How Everything Works: Making Physics out of the Ordinary / Edition 1

by Louis A. Bloomfield
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470170662

ISBN-13: 9780470170663

Pub. Date: 08/24/2007

Publisher: Wiley

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470170663
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/24/2007
Pages:
736
Sales rank:
486,330
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Things That Move.

Chapter 2. More Things That Move.

Chapter 3. Mechanical Things.

Chapter 4. More Mechanical Things.

Chapter 5. Things Involving Fluids.

Chapter 6. Things That Move With Fluids.

Chapter 7. Thermal Things.

Chapter 8. Things That Work With Heat.

Chapter 9. Things with Resonances and Mechanical Waves.

Chapter 10. Electric Things.

Chapter 11. Magnetic and Electromagnetic Things.

Chapter 12. Electronic Things.

Chapter 13. Things That Use Electromagnetic Waves.

Chapter 14. Things That Involve Light.

Chapter 15. Optical Things.

Chapter 16. Things That Use Recent Physics.

Chapter 17. Things That Involve Materials.

Chapter 18. Things That Involve Chemical Physics.

Appendix A: Relevant Mathematics.

Appendix B: Units, Conversion of Uints.

Glossary.

Photo Credits.

Index.

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