**The Physics of Waves**

by Howard Georgi

**Publisher**: Prentice Hall 2007**ISBN/ASIN**: 0136656218**Number of pages**: 465

**Description**:

The first complete introduction to waves and wave phenomena by a renowned theorist. Covers damping, forced oscillations and resonance; normal modes; symmetries; traveling waves; signals and Fourier analysis; polarization; diffraction.

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