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Consolidated book list?

  1. Jun 14, 2009 #1
    Hi.

    So, I was wondering if theres a consolidated book list for different topics in Physics at PF. If not, we could make one here! I ran a search, I didn't really find anything except individual threads for specific topics.

    Anyone interested? Feel free to start.
     
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  3. Jun 14, 2009 #2
    Here is my compiled reading list, it is by no means extensive. Check it out, let me know what you think. I'll gladly add suggestions wherever they seem fit.
     

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  4. Jun 15, 2009 #3

    Andy Resnick

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  5. Jun 15, 2009 #4
    Thanks everyone.
     
  6. Jun 16, 2009 #5

    Fredrik

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    None of these excellent books on quantum mechanics appear on either of the lists:

    Introduction to quantum mechanics, by David Griffiths
    Lectures on quantum theory: mathematical and structural foundations, by Chris Isham
    Quantum mechanics: a modern development, by Leslie Ballentine

    I haven't read Griffiths myself, but it's been getting a lot of recommendations here, so I trust that it's good. I also read a few pages to check it out, and I got a very good first impression.
     
  7. Jun 16, 2009 #6
    Added, thanks
     
  8. Jun 16, 2009 #7
    Do any of you mind if I put the list directly as a post in this forum?
     
  9. Jun 17, 2009 #8

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    It's not my list, so I can't give permission.
     
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