Fundamentals of Physics I : Mechanics, Relativity, and Thermodynamics, Expanded Edition Paperback / softback
by R. Shankar
A beloved introductory physics textbook, now including exercises and an answer key, explains the concepts essential for thorough scientific understanding In this concise book, R.
Shankar, a well-known physicist and contagiously enthusiastic educator, explains the essential concepts of Newtonian mechanics, special relativity, waves, fluids, thermodynamics, and statistical mechanics.
Now in an expanded edition-complete with problem sets and answers for course use or self-study-this work provides an ideal introduction for college-level students of physics, chemistry, and engineering; for AP Physics students; and for general readers interested in advances in the sciences.
The book begins at the simplest level, develops the basics, and reinforces fundamentals, ensuring a solid foundation in the principles and methods of physics.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 528 pages, 123 b-w illus.
- Publisher: Yale University Press
- Publication Date: 04/10/2019
- Category: Relativity physics
- ISBN: 9780300243772