Author: Hafez A . Radi
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783642230264
Release Date: 2012-11-02
Genre: Science

This textbook presents a basic course in physics to teach mechanics, mechanical properties of matter, thermal properties of matter, elementary thermodynamics, electrodynamics, electricity, magnetism, light and optics and sound. It includes simple mathematical approaches to each physical principle, and all examples and exercises are selected carefully to reinforce each chapter. In addition, answers to all exercises are included that should ultimately help solidify the concepts in the minds of the students and increase their confidence in the subject. Many boxed features are used to separate the examples from the text and to highlight some important physical outcomes and rules. The appendices are chosen in such a way that all basic simple conversion factors, basic rules and formulas, basic rules of differentiation and integration can be viewed quickly, helping student to understand the elementary mathematical steps used for solving the examples and exercises. Instructors teaching form this textbook will be able to gain online access to the solutions manual which provides step-by-step solutions to all exercises contained in the book. The solutions manual also contains many tips, coloured illustrations, and explanations on how the solutions were derived.

Author: Raymond A. Serway
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133110279
Release Date: 2012-01-01
Genre: Education

PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS is the only text specifically written for institutions that offer a calculus-based physics course for their life science majors. Authors Raymond A. Serway and John W. Jewett have revised the Fifth Edition of PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS to include a new worked example format, new biomedical applications, two new Contexts features, a revised problem set based on an analysis of problem usage data from WebAssign, and a thorough revision of every piece of line art in the text. The Enhanced WebAssign course for PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS is very robust, with all end-of-chapter problems, an interactive YouBook, and book-specific tutorials. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

This book, intended for the undergraduate students of physics as well as for the first-year engineering students of several disciplines, presents the subject matter in a pedagogically sound manner with focus on teaching problem-solving. The specific needs of these students have influenced the selection of topics for inclusion in the book. The book provides students with a solid understanding of the fundamental concepts with due emphasis on developing skills to solve exercise problems aimed at both testing and extending the knowledge of the students. The book comprises topics on four major areas-mechanics, optics, electricity and electronics, and modern physics including quantum mechanics and lasers. In this fourth edition a new chapter on Optical Fibre has been incorporated to enhance the usefulness of this text.

Author: V. K Mehta & Rohit Mehta
Publisher: S. Chand Publishing
ISBN: 9788121919340
Release Date:
Genre: Science

The Present book S.Chand's Principle of Physics is written primarily for the students preparing for CBSE Examination as per new Syllabus. Simple langauge and systematic development of the subject matter. Emphasis on concepts and clear mathematical derivations

Author: Jean-Louis Basdevant
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780387377483
Release Date: 2007-03-12
Genre: Science

Variational principles have proven to be surprisingly fertile. For example, Fermat used variational methods to demonstrate that light follows the fastest route from one point to another, an idea which came to be a cornerstone of geometrical optics. This book explains variational principles and charts their use throughout modern physics. It examines the analytical mechanics of Lagrange and Hamilton, the basic tools of any physicist. The book also offers simple but rich first impressions of Einstein’s General Relativity, Feynman’s Quantum Mechanics, and more that reveal amazing interconnections between various fields of physics.

Author: Jun Ni
Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company
ISBN: 9789813227118
Release Date: 2017-06-28
Genre: Science

This book starts from a set of common basic principles to establish the basic formalisms of all disciplines of fundamental physics, including quantum field theory, quantum mechanics, statistical mechanics, thermodynamics, general relativity, electromagnetism, and classical mechanics. Instead of the traditional pedagogic way, the author arranges the subjects and formalisms in a logical order, i.e. all the formulas are derived from the formulas before them. The formalisms are also kept self-contained. Most mathematical tools are given in the appendices. Although this book covers all the disciplines of fundamental physics, it contains only a single volume because the contents are kept concise and treated as an integrated entity, which is consistent with the motto that simplicity is beauty, unification is beauty, and thus physics is beauty. This can be used as an advanced textbook for graduate students. It is also suitable for physicists who wish to have an overview of fundamental physics. Contents: PrefacePreface to the Second EditionBasic PrinciplesQuantum FieldsQuantum Fields in the Riemann SpacetimeSymmetry BreakingInteracting Quantum FieldsFrom Quantum Field Theory to Quantum MechanicsElectromagnetic FieldQuantum MechanicsApplications of Quantum MechanicsStatistical MechanicsApplications of Statistical MechanicsRelativity TheoryAppendices:TensorsFunctional FormulaGaussian IntegralsGrassmann AlgebraEuclidean RepresentationSome Useful FormulasJacobianGeodesic EquationBibliographyIndex Readership: This is suitable for graduate students and physicists who wish to have an overview of fundamental physics.

Author: Tim G. Meloche
Publisher: FriesenPress
ISBN: 9781460229668
Release Date: 2013-12-06
Genre: Science

The search for the “Unified Principles of Physics” which describes all that we see has long been the quest of many scientists and the general public. Newton, Einstein, Hawking and many more have all put their ideas into the flow of time … But many unanswered mysteries remained … These mysteries have now been unraveled! These publications unify gravity with the natural fundamental forces and solve the mystery of dark energy, dark matter, and more. This is recommended reading for educators, students and the general public interested in understanding the” Unified Principles of Physics” underlying the Natural Universe. The insight to the ubiquitous behavior of atoms and their interactions with gravitational fluctuations is a simplistic solution to complicated problems while also unifying the fundamental forces of nature. An educational clarification of the physics underlying the Natural World is considered one of the most important publications of the last century. Additionally, for those that teach or research the unified field theory of physics, the standard model of particle physics, the grand unified theory, or the theory of everything; These publications have been recommended as an enlightening read about the natural unifying characteristics of the atom and energy evolution in the observable Universe.

Author: Tim G. Meloche
Publisher: FriesenPress
ISBN: 9781460245163
Release Date: 2014-06-25
Genre: Science

The principles presented in this publication unify gravity with the quantum atom. The many areas of focused research within the scientific community now have a clear harmonized path forward. There are fundamental reasons the nearly 100 year scientific quest to unify general relativity and quantum theories has had no solutions. Tim’s conclusive concepts obtained from existing data analysis were utilized to solve for the unified principles presented. A purely mathematical approach often created a scientific arena with linked layers of misconceptions. It is time to get past the obsolete description of gravity presented by general relativity and start utilizing twenty-first century physics principles. Tim’s publications unify the four fundamental forces of nature — gravity, electromagnetism, strong and weak nuclear forces — and in the process demystifies dark energy, dark matter and many additional unsolved problems in physics. Easily understood unified principles developed from logic and interactive physics analysis — harmonizing observational and experimental data made by the many throughout history. A “Scientific Unified Method” (SUM) developed to analyze nature’s energy and matter interactions. The principles are linked to cause and effect with no relationship to mystery, chaos, or philosophy. The unified principles presented are the path forward for successful progressive modern scientific discovery.