University Physics with Modern Physics
University Physics with Modern Physics

University Physics with Modern Physics

2nd Edition
By Wolfgang Bauer and Gary Westfall
ISBN10: 0073513881
ISBN13: 9780073513881
Copyright: 2014
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0) The Big Picture: Modern Physics Frontiers

Part 1 - Mechanics of Point Particles

1) Overview

2) Motion in a Straight Line

3) Motion in Two and Three Dimensions

4) Force

5) Kinetic Energy, Work, and Power

6) Potential Energy and Energy Conservation

7) Momentum and Collisions

Part 2 - Extended Objects, Matter and Circular Motion

8) Systems of Particles and Extended Objects

9) Circular Motion

10) Rotation

11) Static Equilibrium

12) Gravitation

13) Solids and Fluids

Part 3 - Oscillations and Waves

14) Oscillations

15) Waves

16) Sound

Part 4 - Thermal Physics

17) Temperature

18) Heat and the First Law of Thermodynamics

19) Ideal Gases

20) The Second Law of Thermodynamics

Part 5 - Electricity

21) Electrostatics

22) Electric Fields and Gauss’s Law

23) Electric Potential

24) Capacitors

25) Current and Resistance

26) Direct Current Circuits

Part 6 - Magnetism

27) Magnetism

28) Magnetic Fields of Moving Charges

29) Electromagnetic Induction

30) Alternating Current Circuits

31) Electromagnetic Waves

Part 7 - Optics

32) Geometric Optics

33) Lenses and Optical Instruments

34) Wave Optics

Part 8 - Relativity and Quantum Physics

35) Relativity

36) Quantum Physics

37) Quantum Mechanics

38) Atomic Physics

39) Elementary Particle Physics

40) Nuclear Physics

Appendix A - Mathematical Primer

Appendix B - Element Properties

Answers to Selected Questions and Problems