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Synopsis:

A supplement for courses emphasizing modern physics. Part 1 covers special relativity and the meaning of time, part 2 discusses quantum physics, part 3 looks at elementary particles and force fields. The three self-contained parts can be used separately or in combination.

Synopsis:

'Space Time and Quanta' is for first-year college students (particularly those considering a science or engineering major) as well as other interested readers. It assumes some background in high school mathematics, but no prior exposure to physics is necessary. Elements of classical physics and calculus are introduced in the book where needed.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780716724360
Author:
Mills, Robert
Publisher:
W. H. Freeman
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Physics
Subject:
Quantum Theory
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
no. 664
Publication Date:
19940415
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
9.13 x 6.00 in

Related Subjects

Science and Mathematics » Physics » General
Science and Mathematics » Physics » General History and Philosophy
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Space, Time, Quanta
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Product details 416 pages W.H. Freeman & Company - English 9780716724360 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A supplement for courses emphasizing modern physics. Part 1 covers special relativity and the meaning of time, part 2 discusses quantum physics, part 3 looks at elementary particles and force fields. The three self-contained parts can be used separately or in combination.
"Synopsis" by , 'Space Time and Quanta' is for first-year college students (particularly those considering a science or engineering major) as well as other interested readers. It assumes some background in high school mathematics, but no prior exposure to physics is necessary. Elements of classical physics and calculus are introduced in the book where needed.
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