Author: Francis Weston Sears,Mark W. Zemansky,Hugh D. Young
Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Company
"University Physics is a three-volume collection that meets the scope and sequence requirements for two- and three-semester calculus-based physics courses. Volume 1 covers mechanics, sound, oscillations, and waves. This textbook emphasizes connections between theory and application, making physics concepts interesting and accessible to students while maintaining the mathematical rigor inherent in the subject. Frequent, strong examples focus on how to approach a problem, how to work with the equations, and how to check and generalize the result."--Open Textbook Library.
Author: Samuel J. Ling,Jeff Sanny,William Moebs
Publisher: Panpac Education Pte Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
This book is volume 2 of the two-volume Essential Physics series, covering electricity and magnetism, DC circuits, waves and optics, and giving a brief introduction to modern physics. The book is aimed at the second half of a typical algebra-based introductory physics sequence, such as that taken by life science and pre-medical students.
Author: Andrew Duffy
Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub
Intended for algebra-based introductory physics courses. An accessible, problem-solving approach to physics, grounded in real-world applications James Walker's Physics provides students with a solid conceptual understanding of physics that can be expressed quantitatively and applied to the world around them. Instructors and students praise Walker's Physics for its friendly voice, the author's talent for making complex concepts understandable, an inviting art program, and the range of excellent homework problems and example-types that provide guidance with problem solving. The Fifth Edition includes new "just-in-time" learning aids such as "Big Ideas" to quickly orient students to the overarching principles of each chapter, new Real-World Physics and Biological applications, and a wealth of problem-solving support features to coach students through the process of applying logic and reasoning to problem solving.TheFifth Editionis accompanied by MasteringPhysics, the leading online homework, tutorial, and assessment system. Also Available with MasteringPhysics MasteringPhysics from Pearson is the leading online homework, tutorial, and assessment system, designed to improve results by engaging students before, during, and after class with powerful content. Instructors ensure students arrive ready to learn by assigning educationally effective content before class and encourage critical thinking and retention with in-class resources such as Learning Catalytics. Students can further master concepts after class through traditional and adaptive homework assignments that provide hints and answer-specific feedback. The Mastering gradebook records scores for all automatically graded assignments in one place, while diagnostic tools give instructors access to rich data to assess student understanding and misconceptions. Mastering brings learning full circle by continuously adapting to each student and making learning more personal than ever--before, during, and after class. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MasteringPhysics does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MasteringPhysics, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MasteringPhysics, search for: 0321993764 / 9780321993762 Physics Plus MasteringPhysics with eText -- Access Card Package, 5/e Package consists of: 0321976444 / 9780321976444 Physics, 5/e 0321980395 / 9780321980397 MasteringPhysics with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Physics, 5/e
Author: James S. Walker
Special Features: · Widely acknowledged to be the most complete and authoritative survey text in Physics· Most mathematically complete and challenging text available· Entire book edited to clarify conceptual development in light of recent findings of physics education research· Following the inspiration of Arnold Arons, the Mechanics sequence is re-organized so that energy is the capstone topic· End-of-chapter problem sets are thoroughly over-hauled - new problems are added, out-dated references are deleted, and new short-answer conceptual questions are added· The presentation of Thermodynamics and Quantum Mechanics has been revised to provide a more modern approach to these topics· The supplement package for both students and instructors has been greatly expanded. For students there are a Student Study Guide, Student Solutions Manual, and Student Website. For instructors there are a Instructor's Solutions Manual (both print and electronic), Test Bank, Computerized Test bank, Transparencies, and IRCD with Simulations. EGrade is also available as a testing option About The Book: This is the most comprehensive and detailed book on the market. It has been edited to clarify conceptual development in light of recent findings from physics education research, and the mechanics sequence has been re-organised so that energy is a capstone topic. The presentation of thermodynamics and quantum mechanics has been updated to provide a more modern approach, and the end-of-chapter problem sets have been thoroughly over-hauled: new problems added; out-dated references deleted; and new short-answer conceptual questions added. The supplements package has been expanded to include more materials for student and instructor.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
For Introductory Calculus-based Physics Courses. Putting physics first Based on his storied research and teaching, Eric Mazur’s Principles & Practice of Physics builds an understanding of physics that is both thorough and accessible. Unique organization and pedagogy allow students to develop a true conceptual understanding of physics alongside the quantitative skills needed in the course. New learning architecture: The book is structured to help students learn physics in an organized way that encourages comprehension and reduces distraction. Physics on a contemporary foundation: Traditional texts delay the introduction of ideas that we now see as unifying and foundational. This text builds physics on those unifying foundations, helping students to develop an understanding that is stronger, deeper, and fundamentally simpler. Research-based instruction: This text uses a range of research-based instructional techniques to teach physics in the most effective manner possible. The result is a groundbreaking book that puts physics first, thereby making it more accessible to students and easier for instructors to teach. MasteringPhysics® works with the text to create a learning program that enables students to learn both in and out of the classroom. This program provides a better teaching and learning experience for you and your students. Here’s how: Build an integrated, conceptual understanding of physics: Help students gain a deeper understanding of the unified laws that govern our physical world through the innovative chapter structure and pioneering table of contents. Encourage informed problem solving: The separate Practice Volume empowers students to reason more effectively and better solve problems. Personalize learning with MasteringPhysics: MasteringPhysics provides students with engaging experiences that coach them through physics with specific wrong-answer feedback, hints, and a wide variety of educationally effective content. MasteringPhysics is not included. Students, if MasteringPhysics is a recommended/mandatory component of the course, please ask your instructor for the correct ISBN and course ID. MasteringPhysics is not a self-paced technology and should only be purchased when required by an instructor. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. MasteringPhysics is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment product designed to personalize learning and improve results. With a wide range of interactive, engaging, and assignable activities, students are encouraged to actively learn and retain tough course concepts.
Author: Eric Mazur
Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed
Publisher: Krishna Prakashan Media
Since the first volume of this work came out in Germany in 1924, this book, together with its second volume, has remained standard in the field. Courant and Hilbert's treatment restores the historically deep connections between physical intuition and mathematical development, providing the reader with a unified approach to mathematical physics. The present volume represents Richard Courant's second and final revision of 1953.
Author: Richard Courant,D. Hilbert
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
This two-volume set can be naturally divided into two semester courses, and contains a full modern graduate course in quantum physics. The idea is to teach graduate students how to practically use quantum physics and theory, presenting the fundamental knowledge, and gradually moving on to applications, including atomic, nuclear and solid state physics, as well as modern subfields, such as quantum chaos and quantum entanglement. The book starts with basic quantum problems, which do not require full quantum formalism but allow the student to gain the necessary experience and elements of quantum thinking. Only then does the fundamental Schrodinger equation appear. The author has included topics that are not usually covered in standard textbooks and has written the book in such a way that every topic contains varying layers of difficulty, so that the instructor can decide where to stop. Although supplementary sources are not required, "Further reading" is given for each chapter, including references to scientific journals and publications, and a glossary is also provided. Problems and solutions are integrated throughout the text.
Volume 1: From Basics to Symmetries and Perturbations
Author: Vladimir Zelevinsky
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
A Systematic Study Of Physics At 10+2 Level, Premedical Test, Iit (Jee), First Year B.E./B.Tech. Course, National Eligibility Test (Net) And Civil Services Involves Solution Of Numerical Problems Of Varying Standards The Understanding Of Which Is Important. An Attempt Has Been Made In Clarifying The Basic Concepts For The Benefit Of Students In Making Their Bright Career. This Book, Consisting Of More Than Two Thousand Solved Problems, Has Been Designed To Provide An Approach For Solving Problems For Those Who Are Studying The Subject And Are Appearing For The Examinations Mentioned Above. In Fact, The Basic Idea In Bringing Out This Ideal Book Is To Develop An Insight In The Candidates In Solving Numerical Problems Which In Turn Strengthen Their Grasp Over The Fundamental Aspects Of Physics.
Author: S.L. Srivastava
Publisher: Atlantic Publishers & Dist
``Field Theory in Particle Physics'' is an introduction to the use of relativistic field theory in particle physics. The authors explain the principal concepts of perturbative field theory and demonstrate their application in practical situations. The material presented in this book has been tested extensively in courses and the book is written in a lucid and engaging style. Many interesting problems are included at the end of each chapter, both to test the understanding of the subject matter and to further amplify the ideas in the text. The authors have taken great care to make their presentation as self-contained as possible by adding several appendices.
Author: B. de Wit,J. Smith
Category: Technology & Engineering
What kind of sense can we make out of living in a world that has both sex and quantum physics? Because, in fact, there is no question that we live in a world that has both. Both the messiness of daily life with all its desires, emotions, thoughts and uncertainties, and also the elegant mathematical models of strange attractors, quantum foam, and multiple dimensions. Sex and Quantum Physics Volume 1: Tantic Yogi Tells All is a story about almost everything. Romp with a tantric yogi's whimsical cartoons throughthe body, mind, and sexual circuits of humans. Explore dark energy, evolution, pain, pleasure and why it feels so good to evolve with the universe. Tantric Yogi Tells All is an old/new paradigm, an old/new way of thinking about our selves and how we live in the world. Simply written, with 24 exercises and over 300 illustrations, Volume 1 is a practical course on beginners tantra yoga exercises, exercises that not only immediately reduce stress and pain, but improve muscle tone while evolving our energy and our awareness. Drawing together ancient traditions, yoga body awareness, and the latest discoveries of science, Sex and Quantum Physics Volume 1 offers tools for a richer evolution of everything in your life (yes, even sex!).
Tantric Yogi Tells All
Author: Paul Squassoni
Publisher: BreatheDown Publishing
Category: Body, Mind & Spirit
It has been revised and brought up-to-date in accordance with the latest syllabi, to meet the needs of the students and teachers alike. This book has been prepared to enable the students to give a correct and to the pint answer to questions set in the examination. The answers have been arranged under various heads and subheads to faciliate the students
Author: C L Arora
Publisher: S. Chand Publishing
Author: Andrew F. Rex,Richard Wolfson
This monograph is dedicated to the derivation and analysis of fluid models occurring in plasma physics. It focuses on models involving quasi-neutrality approximation, problems related to laser propagation in a plasma, and coupling plasma waves and electromagnetic waves. Applied mathematicians will find a stimulating introduction to the world of plasma physics and a few open problems that are mathematically rich. Physicists who may be overwhelmed by the abundance of models and uncertain of their underlying assumptions will find basic mathematical properties of the related systems of partial differential equations. A planned second volume will be devoted to kinetic models. First and foremost, this book mathematically derives certain common fluid models from more general models. Although some of these derivations may be well known to physicists, it is important to highlight the assumptions underlying the derivations and to realize that some seemingly simple approximations turn out to be more complicated than they look. Such approximations are justified using asymptotic analysis wherever possible. Furthermore, efficient simulations of multi-dimensional models require precise statements of the related systems of partial differential equations along with appropriate boundary conditions. Some mathematical properties of these systems are presented which offer hints to those using numerical methods, although numerics is not the primary focus of the book.
Author: Remi Sentis
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Salient Features Of This New Edition : * It Is Thoroughly Revised, Enlarged, And Updated Keeping In View The New Syllabus Introduced By The Council Of Higher Secondary Education. Volume Of The Book Contains Mechanics, General Properties Of Matter, Heat And Thermodynamics, And Vibrations And Waves. * Volume Ii Includes Optics, Electricity And Magnetism, And Modern Physics. * The Subject Is Presented Herein In A Clear And Concise Way With Illustrations From The Modern Technologically Advanced World. The Language Is Simple And Lucid. * Care Has Been Taken To Expose The Students To Different Systems Of Units, Including Si. * Various Types Of Problems Have Been Solved. Numerous Questions And Problems Have Also Been Set As Exercises For The Students. Most Of Them Have Been Carefully Selected From Recent Examination Papers. * A Number Of Interesting Objectives (With Answers) Have Been Included To Help The Students In Joint Entrance Examinations. * Many Harder Problems Particularly Meant For Competitive Examinations Have Been Incorporated. A Number Of These Problems Have Been Solved, And The Rest Are Left As Exercises For The Students.
Author: D. Chattopadhyay
Publisher: New Age International
For more than five decades, Sears and Zemansky's College Physics has provided the most reliable foundation of physics education for students around the world. The Ninth Edition continues that tradition with new features that directly address the demands on today's student and today's classroom. A broad and thorough introduction to physics, this new edition maintains its highly respected, traditional approach while implementing some new solutions to student difficulties. Many ideas stemming from educational research help students develop greater confidence in solving problems, deepen conceptual understanding, and strengthen quantitative-reasoning skills, while helping them connect what they learn with their other courses and the changing world around them. Math review has been expanded to encompass a full chapter, complete with end-of-chapter questions, and in each chapter biomedical applications and problems have been added along with a set of MCAT-style passage problems. Media resources have been strengthened and linked to the Pearson eText, MasteringPhysics®, and much more. This packge contains: College Physics, Volume 1, Ninth Edition (which contains Chapters 1-16)
Author: Hugh D. Young
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Longman