Physics for Scientists and Engineers: Mechanics, Oscillations and Waves, Thermodynamics (Chapters 1-20) (6th ed. 2007)

Physics for Scientists and Engineers: Mechanics, Oscillations and Waves, Thermodynamics (Chapters 1-20) (6th ed. 2007)

By: Paul A. Tipler (author)Paperback

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Tipler's textbook sets the standard in introductory physics courses for clarity, accuracy, and precision. This title offers a completely integrated text and media solution, enabling professors to customise their classrooms so that they can teach efficiently and get the most out of their students. This text includes a new strategic problem solving approach and an integrated Maths Tutorial with new tools to improve conceptual understanding. These particular chapters focus on Mechanics, Oscillations and Waves and Thermodynamics. The chapters cover a detailed look with the use of highly informative diagrams and pedagogical information broken up into understandable parts. Through partnering with digital help Sapling Learning, this online homework platform provides extra learning and assessment help for both you and your students. With automatic grading and an easy to use platform, instructors have the option to track and grade each step of the process.

About Author

Paul A. Tipler, formerly of Oakland University Gene P. Mosca, United States Naval Academy


Measurement and Vectors.- PART I: MECHANICS.- Motion in One Dimension.- Motion in Two and Three Dimensions.- Newton's Laws.- Additional Applications of Newton's Laws.- Work and Kinetic Energy.- Conservation of Energy.- Conservation of Linear Momentum.- Rotation.- Angular Momentum.- Special Relativity.- Gravity.- Static Equilibrium and Elasticity.- Fluids.- PART II: OSCILLATIONS AND WAVES.- Oscillations.- Traveling Waves.- Superposition and Standing Waves.- PART III: THERMODYNAMICS.- Temperature and Kinetic Theory of Gases.- Heat and the First Law of Thermodynamics.- The Second Law of Thermodynamics.- Thermal Properties and Processes.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781429201322
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 650
  • ID: 9781429201322
  • ISBN10: 1429201320
  • edition: 6th ed. 2007

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