Description

Largely a condensed amalgamation of two previous books by the same authors - Mechanics and The Classical Theory of Fields - omitting the rather more advanced topics such as general relativity.

Table of Contents

(partial) Mechanics. The equations of motion. Conservation laws. Integration of the equations of motion. Collisions between particles. Small oscillations. Motion of a rigid body. The canonical equations. The principle of relativity. Relativistic mechanics. Electrodynamics. Charges in electromagnetic fields. The electromagnetic field equations. Constant electromagnetic fields. Radiation of electromagnetic waves.

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1972
Published:
Imprint:
Pergamon
Print ISBN:
9780080167398
Electronic ISBN:
9781483285290

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Reviews

@qu:The physicist who is thoroughly versed in this 'minimum of material' will be well equipped.

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