Mechanics, waves and thermodynamics : an example-based approach [E-Book] / Sudhir Ranjan Jain.
Jain, Sudhir Ranjan, (author)
Delhi : Cambridge University Press, 2016
1 online resource (xvi, 210 pages)
englisch
9781107145191
9781316535233
Cambridge IISc series
Full Text
Table of Contents:
  • Energy, mass, momentum
  • Kinematics, Newton's laws of motion
  • Circular motion
  • The principle of least action
  • Work and energy
  • Mechanics of a system of particles
  • Friction
  • Impulse and collisions
  • Central forces
  • Dimensional analysis
  • Oscillations
  • Waves
  • Sound of music
  • Fluid mechanics
  • Water waves
  • The kinetic theory of gases
  • Concepts and laws of thermodynamics
  • Some applications of thermodynamics
  • Basic ideas of statistical mechanics.