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- A Concise Handbook of Mathematics, Physics, and Engineering Sciences byCall Number: REF QA40 .C65 2011ISBN: 9781439806395Publication Date: 2011A Concise Handbook of Mathematics, Physics, and Engineering Sciences takes a practical approach to the basic notions, formulas, equations, problems, theorems, methods, and laws that most frequently occur in scientific and engineering applications and university education. The authors pay special attention to issues that many engineers and students find difficult to understand. The first part of the book contains chapters on arithmetic, elementary and analytic geometry, algebra, differential and integral calculus, functions of complex variables, integral transforms, ordinary and partial differential equations, special functions, and probability theory. The second part discusses molecular physics and thermodynamics, electricity and magnetism, oscillations and waves, optics, special relativity, quantum mechanics, atomic and nuclear physics, and elementary particles. The third part covers dimensional analysis and similarity, mechanics of point masses and rigid bodies, strength of materials, hydrodynamics, mass and heat transfer, electrical engineering, and methods for constructing empirical and engineering formulas. The main text offers a concise, coherent survey of the most important definitions, formulas, equations, methods, theorems, and laws. Numerous examples throughout and references at the end of each chapter provide readers with a better understanding of the topics and methods. Additional issues of interest can be found in the remarks. For ease of reading, the supplement at the back of the book provides several long mathematical tables, including indefinite and definite integrals, direct and inverse integral transforms, and exact solutions of differential equations.
- AIP Physics Desk Reference byCall Number: REF QC61 .A45 2003ISBN: 9780387989730Publication Date: 2003This new edition of the AIP Physics Desk Reference has been thoroughly updated and modernized to reflect new developments in the decade since the publication of the second edition. Data, references, and bibliographies have been updated completely, and new chapters have been added on environmental physics, electricity and magnetism, elementary particle physics, fluid dynamics, nonlinear physics, particle accelerators, polymer physics, and quantum theory, as well as a concluding chapter on practical laboratory data. An indispensable tool for the researcher, professional, and student, the AIP Physics Desk Reference provides concise compilation of the most frequently used data and formulae in physics, astrophysics, and related fields.
- Facts on File Physics Handbook byCall Number: REF QC61 .F33 2006ISBN: 9780816058808Publication Date: 2006Uses chronologies, biographies, glossary entries, charts, measurements, and formulas to answer frequently asked questions about such subjects as acceleration, boiling point, gamma radiation, and inertia.
- Handbook of Physical Quantities byCall Number: REF QC61 .H36 1997ISBN: 0849328616Publication Date: 1997Reliable and quickly accessible information concerning the physical phenomena and properties of various media is in great demand by many scientists in their everyday work. This extensive reference provides such information, presenting basic physical parameters and properties of substances employed in modern science and industry. The material is divided into the following branches: Mechanics, Thermodynamics, Transport Phenomena, Electricity and Magnetism, Optics and Lasers, Nuclear Physics, Astronomy, and Geophysics.