Physics

e-books in Physics category

Unification in One DimensionUnification in One Dimension
by David J. Jackson - arXiv , 2016
A physical theory of the world is presented under the unifying principle that all of nature is laid out before us and experienced through the passage of time. The one-dimensional progression in time is opened out into a multi-dimensional flow ...
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What is MotionWhat is Motion
by Boris Dmitriev - QuantaOfMotion.com , 2010
The author created the universal theory of motion meeting the requirements of natural science that continuously grow. A reader is supposed to have sufficient knowledge of general problems of modern physics to comprehensively read this study.
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The New Physics and Its EvolutionThe New Physics and Its Evolution
by Lucien Poincare - D. Appleton and Company , 1909
This book, while avoiding purely technical details, tries to make known the general results at which physicists have lately arrived, and indicates the direction and import which should be ascribed to those speculations on the constitution of matter.
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The Dimensional Structure of ConsciousnessThe Dimensional Structure of Consciousness
by Samuel Avery - Compari , 1995
A radical interpretation of modern physics. Rather than consciousness existing in space and time, it is suggested that the strange phenomena associated with quantum physics are better understood if space and time are structures within consciousness.
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Order-of-Magnitude PhysicsOrder-of-Magnitude Physics
by P. Goldreich, S. Mahajan, S. Phinney - University of Cambridge , 1999
This book teaches the art of approximation: dimensional analysis, guessing, and lying. To illustrate these techniques, we study the physics of everyday phenomena. The audience for the book includes graduates and upper-level undergraduates in physics.
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Theoretical PhysicsTheoretical Physics
by A. S. Kompaneyets - Foreign Languages Publishing House , 1961
Rigorous, systematic study by renowned physicist offers advanced students a thorough background in mechanics, electrodynamics, quantum mechanics, and statistical mechanics, stressing atomic, nuclear, and microscopic matters.
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Physics for EntertainmentPhysics for Entertainment
by Yakov Perelman - Foreign Languages Publishing House , 1913
Conundrums, brain-teasers, entertaining anecdotes, and unexpected comparisons. Published in 1913, a best-seller in the 1930s and long out of print, the book Physics for Entertainment influenced science students around the world.
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The Clock and the Arrow: A Brief Theory of TimeThe Clock and the Arrow: A Brief Theory of Time
by Claes Johnson , 2008
The basic idea of this book is to study the concept of time viewing the World as the result of some form of computation of finite precision. This is a modification the classical mechanistic idea of the World as a clock of infinite precision.
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The Nature of the Physical WorldThe Nature of the Physical World
by Arthur S. Eddington - The Macmillan Company , 1928
Lectures that Eddington delivered in 1927. It treats the philosophical outcome of the great changes of scientific thought which had come about. The theory of relativity and the quantum theory led to strange new conceptions of the physical world.
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Physics FormularyPhysics Formulary
by Johan Wevers , 2008
This 108 pages document contains a lot of equations in physics. It is written at advanced undergraduate/postgraduate level. It is intended to be a short reference for anyone who works with physics and often needs to look up equations.
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The People's Physics BookThe People's Physics Book
by James H. Dann, James J. Dann - SCIPP , 2006
A textbook for high school and college physics students and teachers. It is intended to be used as one small part of a multifaceted strategy to teach physics conceptually and mathematically. It is intended as a reference guide and problem text.
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GRE Physics Test Practice BookGRE Physics Test Practice Book
- Educational Testing Service , 2011
The test consists of approximately 100 five-choice questions, based on diagrams, experimental data, and descriptions of physical situations. Questions can be answered on the basis of a mastery of the first three years of undergraduate physics.
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Handbook of Formulae and Physical ConstantsHandbook of Formulae and Physical Constants
- Power Engineering Training Systems , 2003
For the use of students and examination candidates, approved by the Interprovincial Power Engineering Curriculum Committee and the Provincial Chief Inspectors' Association's Committee for the standardization of Power Engineer's Examinations in Canada.
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Modelling Rationality... and Beyond the PhysicsModelling Rationality... and Beyond the Physics
by Gh. C. Dinulescu-Campina - American Research Press , 2002
The author is convinced that the Platonic theory of reminiscence is not a mere speculation, and the meaning of the spirit of science is the expression of a natural phenomenon which in the sense of the MESER concept is called revelation.
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