Matter and Interactions: Volume I - Modern Mechanics (4th Revised edition)

Matter and Interactions: Volume I - Modern Mechanics (4th Revised edition)

By: Bruce A. Sherwood (author), Ruth W. Chabay (author)Paperback

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Matter and Interactions offers a modern curriculum for introductory physics (calculus-based). It presents physics the way practicing physicists view their discipline while integrating 20th Century physics and computational physics. The text emphasizes the small number of fundamental principles that underlie the behavior of matter, and models that can explain and predict a wide variety of physical phenomena. Matter and Interactions will be available as a single volume hardcover text and also two paperback volumes. Volume One includes chapters 1-12.

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1 Interactions and Motion 2 The Momentum Principle 3 The Fundamental Interactions 4 Contact Interactions 5 Determining Forces from Motion 6 The Energy Principle 7 Internal Energy 8 Energy Quantization 9 Translational, Rotational, and Vibrational Energy 10 Collisions 11 Angular Momentum 12 Entropy: Limits on the Possible The Supplements can be found at the web site, Supplement S1 Gases and Heat Engines S1-1 Supplement S2 Semiconductor Devices S2-1 Supplement S3 Waves S3-1

Product Details

  • publication date: 27/02/2015
  • ISBN13: 9781118914496
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 560
  • ID: 9781118914496
  • weight: 1046
  • ISBN10: 111891449X
  • edition: 4th Revised edition

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