Physics of the Atom / Edition 4

Physics of the Atom / Edition 4

by M. R. Wehr, J. A. Richards, Adair
     
 

Designed to meet the modern need for a better understanding of the atomic age. It is an introduction suitable for any student with a background in college physics and mathematical competence at the level of calculus. See more details below

Overview

Designed to meet the modern need for a better understanding of the atomic age. It is an introduction suitable for any student with a background in college physics and mathematical competence at the level of calculus.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780201088786
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
01/01/1984
Edition description:
4th ed
Pages:
536
Product dimensions:
7.75(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.25(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Atomic View of Matter.

2. The Atomic View of Electricity.

3. The Atomic View of Radiation.

4. The Atomic Models of Rutherford and Bohr.

5. Relativity.

6. X-rays.

7. Waves and Particles.

8. Quantum Mechanics.

9. The Atomic View of Solids.

10. Natural Radioactivity.

11. Nuclear Reactions and Artificial Radioactivity.

12. Nuclear Energy.

13. High-energy Physics.

Appendices.

Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems.

Index.

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