Logo

Modern Introductory Mechanics

Small book cover: Modern Introductory Mechanics

Modern Introductory Mechanics
by

Publisher: Bookboon
ISBN-13: 9788740308556
Number of pages: 309

Description:
This is a two semester introductory classical mechanics text. The coverage of material includes some unusual topics in variational techniques and deterministic chaos. The treatment of relativity is more complete than usual, and the author introduces the idea of covariant and contravariant vectors and tensors.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(10MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Lectures on Classical MechanicsLectures on Classical Mechanics
by - University of California
These are course notes for a mathematics graduate course on classical mechanics. The author started with the Lagrangian approach, with a heavy emphasis on action principles, and derived the Hamiltonian approach from that.
(12504 views)
Book cover: Mechanics and Hydrostatics for BeginnersMechanics and Hydrostatics for Beginners
by - Cambridge University Press
This little book is of a strictly elementary character, and is intended for the use of students whose knowledge of Geometry and Algebra is not presumed to extend beyond the first two Books of Euclid and the solution of simple Quadratic Equations.
(7855 views)
Book cover: Notes on Analytical MechanicsNotes on Analytical Mechanics
by - Stockholms universitet, Fysikum
These are lecture notes for an undergraduate course in analytical mechanics. From the table of contents: Lagrangian mechanics; The central force two-body problem; Rotation and rigid bodies; The Hamiltonian formulation; Integrable and chaotic motion.
(8564 views)
Book cover: Continuum Mechanics: Progress in Fundamentals and Engineering ApplicationsContinuum Mechanics: Progress in Fundamentals and Engineering Applications
by - InTech
This book summarizes the advances of Continuum Mechanics in several defined areas, with an emphasis on the application aspect: energy materials and systems, materials removal, and mechanical response/deformation of structural components.
(5203 views)