Yevick, David

Fundamental Math and Physics for Scientists and Engineers

Yevick, David - Fundamental Math and Physics for Scientists and Engineers, ebook


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This text summarizes the core undergraduate physics curriculum together with the mathematics frequently encountered in engineering and physics calculations, focusing on content relevant to practical applications.

  • Covers  major undergraduate physics topics including the complete Physics GRE subject examination syllabus
  • Overview of key results in undergraduate applied mathematics and introduces scientific programming
  • Presents simple, coherent derivations and illustrations of fundamental concepts

Keywords: Mathematical & Computational Physics,

Graduate Record Examination (GRE), Particle Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, Special Relativity, Dimensional Analysis, OCTAVE Programming, Binomial Theorem, Equation Manipulation, Trigonometry, Exponential Functions, Logarithmic Functions, Hyperbolic Functions, Trigonometric Identities, Analytic Geometry, Matrix Products, Vector Identities, Orthogonal Matrices, Eigenvalues, Eigenvectors, Matrix Generators, Multiple Integration, Jacobians, Vector Functions, Gauss's Law, Stokes' Law, Green's Identities, Lagrange Multipliers, Poisson Distributions, Error Propagation, Cauchy-Riemann Equations, Residue Theorem, Wronskian, Factorization, Frobenius Method, Strum-Liouville Theory, Fourier Series, Fourier Transforms, Delta Functions, Laplace Transforms, Bessel Functions, Spherical Harmonics, Legendre Polynomials, Volterra Equations, Fredholm Equations, Impulse, Oscillatory Motion, Rotational Motion, Angular Momentum, Torque, Celestial Mechanics, Two-particle Collisions, Hamilton's Equation, Kinematics, Fluid Mechanics, Continuity Equation, Euler's Equation, Bernoulli's Equation, Special Relativity, Minkowski Diagrams, Doppler Shift, Electric Potential, Polarization, Multipole Expansion, Magnetostatics, Faraday's Law, Circuit Theory, Kirchoff's Law, Lienard-Wiechert Potentials, Wave Motion, Propagation of Waves, Refraction, Snell's Law, Quantum Mechanics, Schrö, dinger Equation, WKB Method, Perturbation Theory, Adiabatic Theorem, Atomic Physics, Bohr Model, Scattering Theory, Nuclear Physics, Particle Physics, Statistical Mechanics, Partition Functions, Carnot Cycle, Fermi Gas, Condensed Matter Physics

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