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Mechanics (In SI Units): Berkeley Physics Course Vol 1 Charles Kittel

Mechanics (In SI Units): Berkeley Physics Course Vol 1

Charles Kittel

Published February 23rd 2011
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452 pages
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This classic text is widely considered to be the best overall introductory text book on the subject . It has a complete and integrated coverage suitable for someone who wants to understand the underlying concepts of the subject. Salient Features:MoreThis classic text is widely considered to be the best overall introductory text book on the subject . It has a complete and integrated coverage suitable for someone who wants to understand the underlying concepts of the subject. Salient Features: Usage of SI Units throughout the book Coverage of all important topics like Vectors, Newtons laws of motion, Conservation of energy, Conservation of linear and angular momentum, Lorentz transformation, Momentum and energy Rich pedagogy 384 Figures 194 Problems 51 Examples Table of Contents 1. Introduction 2. Vectors 3. Newtons Laws of Motion 4. Frames of Reference: Galilean Transformation 5. Conservation of Energy 6. Conservation of Linear and Angular Momentum 7. Harmonic Oscillator: Properties and Examples 8. Elementary Dynamics of Rigid Bodies 9. Inverse-square-law Force 10. The Speed of Light 11. Special Relativity: The Lorentz Transformation 12. Relativistic Dynamics: Momentum and Energy 13. Problems in Relativistic Dynamics 14. Principle of Equivalence