Summary: Physics for Scientists and Engineers combines outstanding pedagogy with a clear and direct narrative and applications that draw the reader into the physics. The new edition features an unrivaled suite of media and on-line resources that enhance the understanding of physics. Many new topics have been incorporated such as: the Otto cycle, lens combinations, three-phase alternating current, and many more. New developments and discoveries in physics have been added inc
luding the Hubble space telescope, age and inflation of the universe, and distant planets. Modern physics topics are often discussed within the framework of classical physics where appropriate. For scientists and engineers who are interested in learning physics.
Summary: Physics for Scientists and Engineers combines outstanding pedagogy with a clear and direct narrative and applications that draw the reader into the physics. The new edition features an unrivaled suite of media and on-line resources that enhance the understanding of physics. Many new topics have been incorporated such as: the Otto cycle, lens combinations, three-phase alternating current, and many more. New developments and discoveries in physics have been added including the Hubble space telescope, age and inflation of the universe, and distant planets. Modern physics topics are often discussed within the framework of classical physics where appropriate. For scientists and engineers who are interested in learning physics. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:3RD 00 Cover: Hardback Publisher:Prentice Hall, Inc. Published: 06/05/2000 International: No
View Table of Contents
1. Introduction, Measurement, Estimating. 2. Describing Motion: Kinematics in One Dimension. 3. Kinematics in Two Dimensions; Vectors. 4. Dynamics: Newton's Laws of Motion. 5. Further Applications of Newton's Laws. 6. Gravitation and Newton's Synthesis. 7. Work and Energy. 8. Conservation of Energy. 9. Linear Momentum and Collisions. 10. Rotational Motion About a Fixed Axis. 11. General Rotation. 12. Static Equilibrium; Elasticity and Fracture. 13. Fluids. 14. Oscillations. 15. Wave Motion. 16. Sound. 17. Temperature, Thermal Expansion, and the Ideal Gas Law. 18. Kinetic Theory of Gases. 19. Heat and the First Law of Thermodynamics. 20. Second Law of Thermodynamics; Heat Engines. 21. Electric Charge and Electric Field. 22. Gauss's Law. 23. Electric Potential. 24. Capacitance, Dielectrics, Electric Energy Storage. 25. Electric Currents and Resistance. 26. DC Circuits. 27. Magnetism. 28. Sources of Magnetic Field. 29. Electromagnetic Induction and Faraday's Law. 30. Inductance; and Electromagnetic Oscillations. 31. AC Circuits. 32. Maxwell's Equations and Electromagnetic Waves. 33. Light: Reflection and Refraction. 34. Lenses and Optical Instruments. 35. Wave Nature of Light; Interference. 36. Diffraction and Polarization. 37. Special Theory of Relativity. 38. Early Quantum Theory and Models of the Atom. 39. Quantum Mechanics. 40. Quantum Mechanics of Atoms. 41. Molecules and Solids. 42. Nuclear Physics and Radioactivity. 43. Nuclear Energy: Effects and Uses of Radiation. 44. Elementary Particles. 45. Astrophysics and Cosmology.
Blue Cloud Books ??? Hot deals from the land of the sun.
$9.92 +$3.99 s/h
Big River Books Powder Springs, GA
Fair Pages have significant wear and cover is damaged. May have writing and highlighting throughout. All pages are intact. We ship daily Monday-Friday!
$26.00 +$3.99 s/h
Taoofsteven Books CA Los Angeles, CA
Upper Saddle River, NJ 2000 Hard cover 3rd ed. Very good in very good dust jacket. VG+ Gently used, very nice. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 1172 p. Audience: General/trade.
$32.95 +$3.99 s/h
omgtextbooks Pueblo West, CO
Upper Saddle River, NJ 2000 Hard cover 3rd ed. Good. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 1172 p.
$32.95 +$3.99 s/h
Recycle-A-Textbook Lexington, KY
0130215171 May NOT contain supplemental materials such as CDs, info-trac, access codes, etc. May contain bookstore stickers on cover. Satisfaction Guaranteed! Choose Expedited Shipping for fastest del...show moreivery! Free USPS Tracking Number ...show less
$33.61 +$3.99 s/h
Books Revisited Chatham, NJ
Possible retired library copy, some have markings or writing. May or may not include accessories such as CD or access codes.
$49.49 +$3.99 s/h
Books by Sue Oakdale, CA
This item is in good condition but does show some wear.
$55.56 +$3.99 s/h
Textbookcenter.com Columbia, MO
Ships same day or next business day via UPS (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes)! Used sticker and some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket.
$73.53 +$3.99 s/h
bargainforce Chicago, IL
No comments from the seller
$89.47 +$3.99 s/h
Balkanika Online WA Woodinville, WA
Hardcover New 0130215171 Brand new book. STUDENT US EDITION. Never used. Nice gift. Best buy. Shipped promptly and packaged carefully.
Free Shipping Get Free Shipping on orders over $25 (not including Rental and Marketplace). Order arrives in 5-10 business days.
Need it faster? We offer fast, flat-rate expedited shipping options.
Not the right book for you? We'll gladly take it back within 30 days.
To return an eTextbook:
Your eTextbook is non-returnable once it's been activated. You must contact us about returning your eTextbook before you activate it.
Returns are accepted within 30 days of the purchase date on your order confirmation.
This book qualifies for guaranteed cash back! Buy it now for , then:
Sell it back by:
Guaranteed cash back:
Cost of this book after cash back:
Take advantage of Guaranteed Cash Back. Send your book to us in good condition before the end of the buyback period, we'll send YOU a check, and you'll pay less for your textbooks!
If you find this book for less on Amazon.com (direct from Amazon, not marketplace sellers), we'll match it.
In our warehouse, waiting to ship directly to you.
We hand-inspect every used textbook to make sure it's in good condition.
Buy it now. Sell it later!
Sell this textbook for cash!
When you're done with this book, sell it back to Textbooks.com. In addition to the best possible buyback price, you'll get an extra 10% cash back just for being a customer.
We buy good-condition used textbooks year 'round, 24/7. No matter where you bought it, Textbooks.com will buy your textbooks for the most cash.
We hand-inspect every one of our used textbooks to ensure good condition.
Our used textbooks do NOT have:
Missing or torn pages
Missing or torn cover
Torn or damaged binding
A broken spine
This textbook has never been used.
Due to the size of eTextbooks, a high-speed internet connection (cable modem, DSL, LAN) is required for download stability and speed. Your connection can be wired or wireless.
Being online is not required for reading an eTextbook after successfully downloading it. You must only be connected to the Internet duringthe download process.
XP or Windows 7 (32 or 64 running in 32 bit mode), or Mac OS 10.6 or above
At least 512 MB RAM, 600 mHZ processor, and 40 MB of hard drive space (75MB for Mac OS)
What is the Marketplace? It's another way for you to get the right price on the books you need. We approved every Marketplace vendor to sell their books on Textbooks.com, so you know they're all reliable.
What are Marketplace shipping options? Marketplace items do not qualify for free shipping. When ordering from the Marketplace, please specify whether you want the seller to send your book Standard ($3.99/item) or Express ($6.99/item). To get free shipping over $25, just order directly from Textbooks.com instead of through the Marketplace.
FREE UPS 2nd Day Air Terms
Rental and Marketplace items are excluded. Offer is valid from 1/21/2013 12:00PM to 1/23/2013 11:59AM CST. Your order must be placed by 12 Noon CST to be processed on the same day. Minimum order value is $100.00 excluding Rental and Marketplace items. To redeem this offer, select "FREE UPS 2ND DAY AIR" at checkout. Offer not is not valid on previous orders.