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Greg Bernhardt

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BenMorgan

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Hi,
I started reading General Relativity but concepts such as Lorentz transformations, rotations, tensors etc. are,...

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Sunnyocean

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What are some of the physics and calculus textbooks in common use in American high schools today?
I have this...

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KenBakerMN

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Hello, as many of you may be aware, instructors often provide different coverage for the same course. For reasons I...

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hatchling

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I am a freshman (ore med). My curriculum does not have physics until junior year of college. I want to take the MCAT...

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AtomicRugby

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We had a thread about awful textbooks recently, but what about the converse? Which textbooks do you consider to be...

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atyy

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For all of you Physics 1 students out there (Mechanics) just thought I'd share this post:
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tjmiller88

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I've tried to learn calculus many times from many books,I've come to the conclusion that there is no ideal book on...

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whyevengothere

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Hi,
Does anyone have any experience with the international edition of the above textbook? I got my reading list out...

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fb0

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Hi everyone, I'm currently looking for a book on ways to sketch curves, especially for the more unusual kinds of...

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pasmith

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I am a physics graduate student, and feel a bit behind in my understanding of statistical mechanics. I will be taking...

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mjordan2nd

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Hi guys, :smile:
I am a mechanical engineer, and want to learn finite element analysis.
I want to know what is...

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shawn

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Hello everyone,
I have to choose a book for classical mechanics. After reading a lot through the forum, I find that...

Aug1914 09:12 PM
porcupine137

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Is there any book that does what Landau does in Fluid Mechanics and Theory of Elasticity, only using a...

Aug1914 08:46 AM
bolbteppa

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In MIT OCW's video course 8.04 Quantum Physics I there are four textbooks listed, and readings suggested for each. In...

Aug1914 07:51 AM
dextercioby

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Any thermodynamics book that's somewhat mathematical,but is still for beginners?

Aug1914 12:01 AM
Shyan

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I've seem many admins describe this book as ''bad'' or ''awful'', I don't think that,it's a very good book (and like...

Aug1814 12:23 PM
verty

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I was wondering how good is this series of books (in comparison with others of similar areas) for a physics career,...

Aug1814 01:08 AM
porcupine137

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Hi,
What books would be good to read if i want to understand:
How light works: Is there a good physics book...

Aug1714 06:54 PM
porcupine137

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I haven't studied material science anymore after high school and I do not know what is coexistence curves to answer...

Aug1614 10:37 PM
Useful nucleus

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I'm an english major with a vivid interest in mathematics,I've read and enjoyed What Is Mathematics? by Courant and...

Aug1614 05:03 PM
homeomorphic

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Dear all,
I am following Shigley's Mechanical engineering design as a textbook for my course of machine design.But...

Aug1614 11:00 AM
shamim72

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So now we are studying electric machinery in college. The syllabus is this:
1. Single Phase Transformers
2. Three...

Aug1614 05:33 AM
Modest Learner

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I have this book but the page 97 is missing. Can anyone sen me picture of it? Thanks

Aug1514 12:10 AM
symbolipoint

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Sorry to make a thread again, but does anyone know any good books or resources about Bloch waves?

Aug1414 11:17 PM
Greg Bernhardt

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Hello.
I am at my first year of engineering and the syllabus include QM. Chapters covered are:
Fundamentals of QM...

Aug1414 10:26 PM
sagarbhathwar

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I've read Spivak 's calculus so I tried Sternberg 's book,IT IS kind of hard,because the abstraction is put upfront,I...

Aug1414 07:48 PM
whyevengothere

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Can someone please recommend me a good textbook for Differential Equations that has lots of practice problems and less...

Aug1414 07:37 PM
Dr Transport

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Hello Everbody!
I want to learn Fockspace. Can somebody point me to a useful textbook where the basics are...

Aug1414 09:43 AM
silverwhale

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Hello, I only post this here, since I can't post in the learning materials section of this page.
I am going to...

Aug1414 12:32 AM
fisicist

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I'd like to see if/how the spectral theorem(s) can be used to derive a range of mathematical techniques used in...

Aug1014 10:30 PM
Daverz

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Hello,
I have an optional course this upcoming semester on "Electronics and Communication" for which the course...

Aug814 02:24 PM
Inalasi

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Hello,
I would like to strengthen my math knowledge by going through a series of basic pure math topics. Sort of...

Aug814 01:44 PM
kostas230

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Hey has anyone had experience with a good book on LaserPlasma interaction at a graduate level? I've seen a few on...

Aug614 11:32 PM
Greg Bernhardt

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Hey everybody!
I was wondering if it's reasonable to use Kleppner as my first time learning physics? (SelfStudy)
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Aug314 05:46 PM
HakimPhilo

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I stumbled on it while searching for electrodynamics textbooks for undergrads but this seems more advanced than...

Aug214 03:40 PM
verty

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I would like a good source from which I can study fiber bundles (mainly their application in YangMills gauge...

Aug214 02:46 AM
MathematicalPhysicist

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Hello guys,
I didn't see any recommendation for a good introductory textbook about mathematical proofs. (Did I...

Jul2614 05:47 PM
NathanaelNolk

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While attempting Rudin's Principles of Mathematical Analysis, I only got about as far as page 9 before losing him in...

Jul2514 09:52 PM
Hercuflea

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I took an Electricity & Magnetism course at the university, now I am looking for a good book on Electrodynamics to...

Jul2514 03:16 AM
vanhees71

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Good evening guys, next period I'm going to take Calculus II at the University, but turns out that in my university...

Jul2414 01:37 PM
verty

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