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Classical Mechanics
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: H.C. Corben, Philip Stehle
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-17 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Applications not usually taught in physics courses include theory of space-charge limited currents, atmospheric drag, motion of meteoritic dust, variational principles in rocket motion, transfer functions, much more. 1960 edition.
Theoretical Physics
Language: en
Pages: 592
Authors: A. S. Kompaneyets
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-19 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

This authoritative volume by a renowned Russian scientist offers advanced students a thorough background in theoretical physics. The treatment's review of basic methods takes an approach that's as rigorous and systematic as it is practical. Chiefly devoted to mechanics, electrodynamics, quantum mechanics, and statistical mechanics, this book stresses atomic, nuclear,
Theoretical Mechanics of Particles and Continua
Language: en
Pages: 596
Authors: Alexander L. Fetter, John Dirk Walecka
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-12-16 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

This two-part text fills what has often been a void in the first-year graduate physics curriculum. Through its examination of particles and continua, it supplies a lucid and self-contained account of classical mechanics — which in turn provides a natural framework for introducing many of the advanced mathematical concepts in
Lectures on Quantum Mechanics
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Paul A. M. Dirac
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-27 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Four concise, brilliant lectures on mathematical methods in quantum mechanics from Nobel Prize–winning quantum pioneer build on idea of visualizing quantum theory through the use of classical mechanics.
Structure and Interpretation of Classical Mechanics, second edition
Language: en
Pages: 580
Authors: Gerald Jay Sussman, Jack Wisdom
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-06 - Publisher: MIT Press

The new edition of a classic text that concentrates on developing general methods for studying the behavior of classical systems, with extensive use of computation. We now know that there is much more to classical mechanics than previously suspected. Derivations of the equations of motion, the focus of traditional presentations