Why things are the way they are [E-Book] / B.S. Chandrasekhar.
Chandrasekhar, B. S., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1998
1 online resource (x, 254 pages)
englisch
9780521456609
9780521450393
9780511524202
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Crystals
  • Particles and waves
  • The Atom
  • Statistical physics
  • The quantum mechanical crystal
  • Copper wires and glass rods
  • Silver spoons and plastic spoons
  • Glass panes and aluminium foils
  • Electric bulbs and insulated cables
  • Magnets
  • Superconductors
  • Conclusion.