A Modern Handbook Of Physics | |
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Original Title | A Modern Handbook Of Physics |

Author | B. M. Yavorsky and A. A. Detlaf |

Publication date |
1982 |

Topics | physics, handbook, motion, mechanics, statistical physics, thermodynamics, quantum physics, relativity, solid state physics, nuclear physics |

Collection | mir-titles, additional_collections |

Language | English |

Book Type | EBook |

Material Type | Book |

File Type | |

Downloadable | Yes |

Support | Mobile, Desktop, Tablet |

Scan Quality: | Best No watermark |

PDF Quality: | Good |

Availability | Yes |

Price | 0.00 |

Submitted By | mirtitles |

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## About the book (From the Preface)
The book was translated from the Russian by Nicholas Weinstein and was published by Mir in 1982. This is called the “Modern” handbook, as there exists another “Handbook of Physics” by the same authors which is about 1000 pages long. PDF | OCR | Bookmarked | 300 dpi (upscaled to 600) | Paginated Contents Front Cover 1
CHAPTER 1 KINEMATICS 23 CHAPTER 2 NEWTON’S LAWS 38 CHAPTER 3 WORK AND MECHANICAL ENERGY 55 CHAPTER 4 DYNAMICS OF ROTARY MOTION 74 CHAPTER 5 FUNDAMENTALS OF THE SPECIAL THEORY OF RELATIVITY 88 CHAPTER 6 GRAVITATION 108 CHAPTER 7 MOTION IN NONINERTIAL FRAMES OF REFERENCE 119
CHAPTER 8 IDEAL GASES 130 CHAPTER 9 FIRST LAW OF THERMODYNAMICS 138 CHAPTER 10 KINETIC THEORY OF GASES 155 CHAPTER 11 SECOND LAW OF THERMODYNAMICS 181 CHAPTER 12 REAL GASES AND VAPOURS 198 CHAPTER 13 LIQUIDS 211
CHAPTER 14 ELECTRIC CHARGES. COULOMB’S LAW 224 14.1 Introduction 224 14.2 Coulomb’s Law 225 CHAPTER 15 ELECTRIC FIELD STRENGTH AND DISPLACEMENT 228 CHAPTER 16 ELECTRIC FIELD POTENTIAL 238 CHAPTER 17 CAPACITANCE 248 CHAPTER 18 DIELECTRICS IN AN ELECTRIC FIELD 253 CHAPTER 19 ENERGY OF AN ELECTRIC FIELD 264 CHAPTER 20 DIRECT ELECTRIC CURRENT 268 CHAPTER 21 DIRECT CURRENT LAWS 274 CHAPTER 22 ELECTRIC CURRENT IN LIQUIDS ND GASES 282 CHAPTER 23 MAGNETIC FIELD OF DIRECT CURRENT 294 CHAPTER 24 MOTION OF CHARGED PARTICLES IN ELECTRIC AND MAGNETIC FIELDS 314 CHAPTER 25 ELECTROMAGNETIC INDUCTION 327 CHAPTER 26 MAGNETIC MATERIALS IN A MAGNETIC FIELD 339 CHAPTER 27 FUNDAMENTALS OF MAXWELL S THEORY 354
CHAPTER 28 FREE HARMONIC OSCILLATIONS 366 CHAPTER 29 DAMPED AND FORCED OSCILLATIONS 388 CHAPTER 30 ELASTIC WAVES 402 CHAPTER 31 ELECTROMAGNETIC WAVES 426
CHAPTER 32 INTERFERENCE OF LIGHT 448 CHAPTER 33 DIFFRACTION OF LIGHT 465 CHAPTER 34 ABSORPTION, SCATTERING AND DISPERSION OF LIGHT. VAVILOV-CHERENKOV RADIATION 485 CHAPTER 35 POLARIZATION OF LIGHT 499 CHAPTER 36 THERMAL RADIATION 515 CHAPTER 37 FUNDAMENTALS OF QUANTUM OPTICS 528
CHAPTER 38 ELEMENTS OF QUANTUM MECHANICS 539 CHAPTER 39 STRUCTURE OF ATOMS AND MOLECULES AND THEIR OPTICAL PROPERTIES 558
CHAPTER 40 STRUCTURE AND CERTAIN PROPERTIES OF SOLIDS 583 CHAPTER 41 AN OUTLINE OF THE QUANTUM PHYSICS OF SOLIDS 592 PART EIGHT NUCLEAR PHYSICS AND ELEMENTARY PARTICLES 630 CHAPTER 42 STRUCTURE AND BASIC PROPERTIES OF ATOMIC NUCLEI 630 CHAPTER 43 ELEMENTARY PARTICLES 662
I. SYSTEMS OF UNITS OF PHYSICAL QUANTITIES 680 II. FUNDAMENTAL PHYSICAL CONSTANTS 694 INDEX 699 |