# The modern revolution in physics

 Автор(ы): Crowell B. 06.10.2007 Год изд.: 2000 Описание: This is a text for an introductory college physics class, covering special relativity and basic quantum physics. The treatment is algebra-based, with applications of calculus discussed in optional sections. Topics that are addressed in the book: Relativity; Rules of Randomness; Light as a Particle; Matter as a Wave; The Atom. This book is part of the Light and Matter series of introductory physics textbooks. Оглавление: Обложка книги. 1 Relativity, Part I [11] 2 Relativity, Part II [29] 3 Rules of Randomness [45] 4 Light as a Particle [63] 5 Matter as a Wave [77] 6 The Atom [97] 1 Relativity, Part I [11]   1.1 The Principle of Relativity [12]   1.2 Distortion of Time and Space [13]   1.3 Applications [20]     Summary [26]     Homework Problems [27] 2 Relativity, Part II [29]   2.1 Invariants [30]   2.2 Combination of Velocities [30]   2.3 Momentum and Force [32]   2.4 Kinetic Energy [33]   2.5 Equivalence of Mass and Energy [35]   2.6 Proofs [38]     Summary [40]     Homework Problems [41] 3 Rules of Randomness [45]   3.1 Randomness Isn't Random [46]   3.2 Calculating Randomness [47]   3.3 Probability Distributions [50]   3.4 Exponential Decay and Half-Life [53]   3.5 (?) Applications of Calculus [58]     Summary [60]     Homework Problems [61] 4 Light as a Particle [63]   4.1 Evidence for Light as a Particle [64]   4.2 How Much Light Is One Photon? [65]   4.3 Wave-Particle Duality [69]   4.4 Photons in Three Dimensions [73]     Summary [74]     Homework Problems [75] 5 Matter as a Wave [77]   5.1 Electrons as Waves [78]   5.2 (?) Dispersive Waves [82]   5.3 Bound States [84]   5.4 The Uncertainty Principle and Measurement [86]   5.5 Electrons in Electric Fields [90]   5.6 (?) The Schrodinger Equation [91]     Summary [94]     Homework Problems [95] 6 The Atom [97]   6.1 Classifying States [98]   6.2 Angular Momentum in Three Dimensions [99]   6.3 The Hydrogen Atom [101]   6.4 Energies of States in Hydrogen [104]   6.5 Electron Spin [106]   6.6 Atoms With More Than One Electron [107]     Summary [109]     Homework Problems [110] Exercises [113] Solutions to Selected Problems [117] Glossary [119] Index [121] Photo Credits [125] Формат: djvu Размер: 1636462 байт Язык: ENG Рейтинг: 192 Открыть: Нет поддержки JS :(