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The Resource The theoretical minimum : what you need to know to start doing physics, Leonard Susskind and George Hrabovsky

The theoretical minimum : what you need to know to start doing physics, Leonard Susskind and George Hrabovsky

Label
The theoretical minimum : what you need to know to start doing physics
Title
The theoretical minimum
Title remainder
what you need to know to start doing physics
Statement of responsibility
Leonard Susskind and George Hrabovsky
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Susskind, Leonard
Dewey number
530
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC23.2
LC item number
.S87 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hrabovsky, George
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Physics
Label
The theoretical minimum : what you need to know to start doing physics, Leonard Susskind and George Hrabovsky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The nature of classical physics -- Spaces, trigonometry, and vectors -- Motion -- Integral calculus -- Dynamics -- Partial differentiation -- Systems of more than one particle -- Energy -- The principle of least action -- Symmetries and conservation laws -- Hamiltonian mechanics and time-translation invariance -- The phase space fluid and the Gibbs-Liouville Theorem -- Poisson brackets, angular momentum, and symmetries -- Electric and magnetic forces -- Appendix 1. Central forces and planetary orbits
Control code
1408261
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 238 pages
Isbn
9780465028115
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012953679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1408261
  • (OCoLC)778420859
Label
The theoretical minimum : what you need to know to start doing physics, Leonard Susskind and George Hrabovsky
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The nature of classical physics -- Spaces, trigonometry, and vectors -- Motion -- Integral calculus -- Dynamics -- Partial differentiation -- Systems of more than one particle -- Energy -- The principle of least action -- Symmetries and conservation laws -- Hamiltonian mechanics and time-translation invariance -- The phase space fluid and the Gibbs-Liouville Theorem -- Poisson brackets, angular momentum, and symmetries -- Electric and magnetic forces -- Appendix 1. Central forces and planetary orbits
Control code
1408261
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 238 pages
Isbn
9780465028115
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012953679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1408261
  • (OCoLC)778420859

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