Concepts of Modern Physics
smooth Physics is the main updated, available presentation of contemporary physics on hand. The ebook is meant for use in a one-semester direction protecting smooth physics for college students who've already had easy physics and calculus classes. The stability of the ebook leans extra towards rules than towards experimental equipment and functional functions as the starting scholar is best served by means of a conceptual framework than via a mass of information. The series of issues follows a logical, instead of strictly old, order. Relativity and quantum principles are thought of first to supply a framework for realizing the physics of atoms and nuclei. the speculation of the atom is then built, and by means of a dialogue of the houses of aggregates of atoms, which incorporates a examine statistical mechanics. eventually atomic nuclei and trouble-free debris are tested.