Modern Physics

Modern Physics

Book - 1987
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An introduction to the physics of the 20th century, for science and engineering students who are acquainted with classical mechanics and electrodynamics from the calculus-based introductory physics course, but who have not yet been exposed to quantum physics or relativity. Among the changes in this revised edition (1st ed., 1987) are a new Chapter 8 on statistical physics; a new section on the scanning tunneling microscope; expanded discussions of lasers and nuclear reactors; many additional solved problems; and about 50% additional chapter-end problems. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ : Prentice-Hall, c1987
ISBN: 9780135961230
Characteristics: xii, 543 p. : ill. ; 25 cm


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