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QuarkCharmer
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Mar10-12, 07:27 PM
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My high school physics teacher makes videos for my class that are actually pretty good and I almost even like watching them. They are all on this channel...
You have a pretty good physics teacher, especially to put that much effort into what he does.

I like Ramamurti Shankar's lectures from Yale on University Physics I and II. They cover every topic in most universities Physics I and II w/ calculus course.

http://oyc.yale.edu/physics

I haven't been able to find any other Physics II (intro to EM, gauss law, that sort of thing) videos online.


Those Feynman lectures (the one from MS and the one above are the same series) are great, but you probably won't learn anything that will be helpful in a class. If you pick up the Feynman Lectures on Physics 3 book set, it's basically a transcription of those lectures, only with actual mathematics. Worth every penny for a 1st/2nd year phy/eng/math major. You're library probably has them too.


I'm currently watching Gilbert Strang's Linear Algebra lectures on OCW.MIT
While they aren't nearly as fantastic as Walter Lewin, or that guy who does their calculus 1-2 lectures (not the french guy that does the calc III!), it's still a really good resource to casually watch and better familiarize yourself.
http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/mathemati...ideo-lectures/
and9
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Apr28-12, 12:46 PM
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this thread is awesome. really liked the dimensions video. definitely bookmarking this thread
SuperiorPrep
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May20-12, 10:31 PM
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I like the Stephen Hawking series from National Geographic
AnTiFreeze3
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May20-12, 11:28 PM
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Anything Neil Degrasse Tyson. While you won't learn any specifics and it won't help you in any classes, it's still wonderful to see somebody that passionate and involved in science becoming a media giant and effectively spreading scientific literacy.
patrickd
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Jun17-12, 07:16 PM
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QuarkCharmer: "I haven't been able to find any other Physics II (intro to EM, gauss law, that sort of thing) videos online."

http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/physics/8...2002/index.htm
dimension10
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Jun18-12, 11:35 PM
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Quote Quote by Nadyas View Post

and Leonard Susskind's lectures from Stanford I lke most of all.
Unfortunately, I can't understand Leonard Susskind's strong accent.
Dr_Scientist
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Jun21-12, 01:51 AM
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I thought I should share in case anyone dont know TedEd yet:
http://www.youtube.com/user/TEDEducation
cavinmozarmi
#44
Jul31-12, 02:38 AM
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Feynman's videos are a great source of inspiration for pursuing physics. MIT OCW is also helpful for learning particular subject matters.
prane
#45
Aug1-12, 07:24 AM
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Goes through some very basic concept but there is a lot of good and interesting stuff in these lectures.

I also love his teaching style.


http://vega.org.uk/video/programme/46
Ezio3.1415
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Aug1-12, 06:30 PM
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The Fabric of cosmos by Brian Greene
My favourite is the 3rd part 'quantum leap'
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GRcpDlFnAQ0
Ezio3.1415
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Aug1-12, 06:38 PM
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Quote Quote by thePYT View Post
My high school physics teacher makes videos for my class that are actually pretty good and I almost even like watching them. They are all on this channel...

http://www.youtube.com/user/dcaulf

He assigns them as homework then we practice stuff in class.

I checked out a couple videos from the above links... not sure I'm ready for that stuff yet...

Your teacher is really good...
aaaa202
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Aug26-12, 03:34 PM
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wow, I was surprised that professor Balakrishnan has only been mentioned one time in this thread.

In my opinion this guy and his way of teaching is far superior to both Walter Lewin and Susskind. Here's a link to his series on classical mechanics:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ucG_Ft36XOo
Erbil
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Dec27-12, 09:17 AM
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is there any good videos for these topics :

-Einstein Summation Convention
-Analyctical Geometry in 3d
-Vector Functions
-Path Integrals
(Integral Theorems)
a)Green Theorem
b)Divergence Theorem
c)Stokes Theorem
-Gama Functions

I totally do not understand the what is the relationship between these topics.It's applied science topics,but it seems to me very abstract.

Edit : I have found ;

http://courses.ncsu.edu/ma242/common...fLectures.html
http://www.infocobuild.com/education...ulus-unsw.html
Vodkacannon
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Dec27-12, 11:57 AM
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I simply found path integral videos by searching them on Youtube. I was suprised to see them. I'm sure you can just find all of these topics at a hardcore level on youtube.
namanjain
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Sep3-13, 06:24 AM
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take this webpage

best videos for least a begginer


check khanacademy
Spinnor
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Sep4-13, 12:51 PM
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Quote Quote by namanjain View Post
take this webpage

best videos for least a begginer


check khanacademy
Think you are missing the link, go here for home page,

https://www.khanacademy.org/

and click on the upper left tab "learn" and then click on "science" or "math"..
namanjain
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Sep5-13, 10:01 AM
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Quote Quote by Spinnor View Post
Think you are missing the link, go here for home page,

https://www.khanacademy.org/

and click on the upper left tab "learn" and then click on "science" or "math"..
you can get it on google it comes first (very famous)
zincshow
#54
Oct19-13, 12:50 PM
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Paul Dirac himself explaining Quantum Mechanics. Poor visual quality on parts, but no one explains his work better then himself.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vwYs8...rRyVCRN5rGi29W


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