**Elementary Physics II: Oscillations, Waves**

by Satindar Bhagat

**Publisher**: Bookboon 2014**ISBN-13**: 9788740307139**Number of pages**: 264

**Description**:

We begin by discussing waves in matter - sound being a special case. To understand the nature of light we begin by introducing Electric and Magnetic fields and build the relationships which develop into what are arguably among the most powerful equations in Physics: Maxwell's Electromagnetic Field Equations.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(6.4MB, PDF)

## Similar books

**The Physics of Waves**

by

**Howard Georgi**-

**Prentice Hall**

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.

(

**12198**views)

**Mechanical Vibration**

by

**Janusz Krodkiewski**

Introduction to the theory of vibrations of mechanical systems. First part, Modelling and Analysis, is devoted to this solution that can be approximated by the linear models. The second part is on experimental investigations.

(

**15981**views)

**Lectures on Wave Propagation**

by

**G.B. Whitham**-

**Tata Institute of Fundamental Research**

The first three chapters provide basic background on the theory of characteristics and shock waves. The main content is an entirely new presentation. It is on water waves, with special emphasis on old and new results for waves on a sloping beach.

(

**7876**views)

**Vibrations and Waves**

by

**Benjamin Crowell**-

**lightandmatter.com**

This is a text on vibrations and waves for an introductory college physics class. The treatment is algebra-based, with optional sections of calculus applications. This book is part of the Light and Matter series of introductory physics textbooks.

(

**18879**views)