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A Mathematica Primer for Physicists, (electronic book)

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A Mathematica Primer for Physicists
Title
A Mathematica Primer for Physicists
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Napolitano, Jim
Dewey number
530.0285/536
LC call number
QC20.7.E4 .N36 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Textbook Series in Physical Sciences Ser
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Mathematica (Computer file)-Textbooks
Label
A Mathematica Primer for Physicists, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Half Title -- Textbook Series in Physical Sciences -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- How to read this book -- Preface -- Contents -- Chapter 1 Introduction -- 1.1 GETTING STARTED -- 1.2 BUILT-IN OBJECTS -- 1.3 FUNCTIONS -- 1.4 SIMPLE PLOTTING -- 1.5 GOOD HABITS FOR WRITING NOTEBOOKS -- 1.6 PHYSICS EXAMPLE -- 1.7 GETTING HELP -- 1.8 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 2 Solving Algebraic Equations -- 2.1 SYNTAX FOR EQUATIONS AND SOLUTIONS -- 2.2 LIST MANIPULATIONS -- 2.3 SYSTEMS OF EQUATIONS -- 2.4 COMPLEX NUMBERS -- 2.5 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 2.6 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 3 Derivatives, Integrals, and Series -- 3.1 DERIVATIVES -- 3.2 INDEFINITE INTEGRALS -- 3.3 DEFINITE INTEGRALS -- 3.4 NUMERICAL INTEGRATION -- 3.5 POWER SERIES -- 3.6 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 3.7 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 4 Differential Equations: Analytic Solutions -- 4.1 FIRST ORDER ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS -- 4.2 SECOND ORDER ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS -- 4.3 SIMULTANEOUS DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS -- 4.4 PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS -- 4.5 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 4.6 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 5 Differential Equations: Numerical Solutions -- 5.1 ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS -- 5.2 PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS -- 5.3 PLOTTING IN THREE DIMENSIONS -- 5.4 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 5.5 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 6 Vectors and Matrices -- 6.1 VECTORS AND MATRICES AS LISTS -- 6.2 LOGICAL EXPRESSIONS AND OPERATIONS -- 6.3 VECTOR OPERATIONS -- 6.4 MATRIX OPERATIONS -- 6.5 EIGENVALUE PROBLEMS -- 6.6 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 6.7 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 7 Basic Data Analysis -- 7.1 NUMBERS IN LISTS -- 7.2 SELECTING DATA SEGMENTS -- 7.3 READING DATA FROM A FILE -- 7.4 MAKING HISTOGRAMS -- 7.5 PHYSICS EXAMPLE -- 7.6 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 8 Fitting Data to Models -- 8.1 LINEAR FITTING -- 8.2 NONLINEAR FITTING -- 8.3 HANDLING DATA WITH ERROR BARS -- 8.4 PHYSICS EXAMPLE
  • 8.5 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 9 Numerical Manipulations -- 9.1 SIGNIFICANT FIGURES -- 9.2 NUMERICAL SOLUTIONS TO ALGEBRAIC EQUATIONS -- 9.3 WORKING WITH UNITS -- 9.4 ACCESS TO DATABASES -- 9.5 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 9.6 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 10 Random Numbers -- 10.1 GENERATING RANDOM NUMBERS -- 10.2 MONTE CARLO TECHNIQUES -- 10.3 PROBABILITY DISTRIBUTIONS -- 10.4 PHYSICS EXAMPLE -- 10.5 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 11 Animation -- 11.1 SCOPING -- 11.2 PLOTS IN MOTION -- 11.3 DRAWING GEOMETRIC SHAPES -- 11.4 CARTOON ANIMATION -- 11.5 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 11.6 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 12 Advanced Plotting and Visualization -- 12.1 OPTIONS FOR 2D PLOTS -- 12.2 OPTIONS FOR 3D PLOTS -- 12.3 CONTOUR AND DENSITY PLOTS -- 12.4 VECTOR DIFFERENTIAL CALCULUS -- 12.5 VISUALIZING VECTOR FIELDS -- 12.6 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 12.7 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Appendix A Additional Exercises -- Appendix B Shorthands -- Index
Control code
EBC5327199
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unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (215 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781351979214
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A Mathematica Primer for Physicists, (electronic book)
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Half Title -- Textbook Series in Physical Sciences -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- How to read this book -- Preface -- Contents -- Chapter 1 Introduction -- 1.1 GETTING STARTED -- 1.2 BUILT-IN OBJECTS -- 1.3 FUNCTIONS -- 1.4 SIMPLE PLOTTING -- 1.5 GOOD HABITS FOR WRITING NOTEBOOKS -- 1.6 PHYSICS EXAMPLE -- 1.7 GETTING HELP -- 1.8 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 2 Solving Algebraic Equations -- 2.1 SYNTAX FOR EQUATIONS AND SOLUTIONS -- 2.2 LIST MANIPULATIONS -- 2.3 SYSTEMS OF EQUATIONS -- 2.4 COMPLEX NUMBERS -- 2.5 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 2.6 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 3 Derivatives, Integrals, and Series -- 3.1 DERIVATIVES -- 3.2 INDEFINITE INTEGRALS -- 3.3 DEFINITE INTEGRALS -- 3.4 NUMERICAL INTEGRATION -- 3.5 POWER SERIES -- 3.6 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 3.7 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 4 Differential Equations: Analytic Solutions -- 4.1 FIRST ORDER ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS -- 4.2 SECOND ORDER ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS -- 4.3 SIMULTANEOUS DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS -- 4.4 PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS -- 4.5 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 4.6 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 5 Differential Equations: Numerical Solutions -- 5.1 ORDINARY DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS -- 5.2 PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS -- 5.3 PLOTTING IN THREE DIMENSIONS -- 5.4 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 5.5 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 6 Vectors and Matrices -- 6.1 VECTORS AND MATRICES AS LISTS -- 6.2 LOGICAL EXPRESSIONS AND OPERATIONS -- 6.3 VECTOR OPERATIONS -- 6.4 MATRIX OPERATIONS -- 6.5 EIGENVALUE PROBLEMS -- 6.6 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 6.7 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 7 Basic Data Analysis -- 7.1 NUMBERS IN LISTS -- 7.2 SELECTING DATA SEGMENTS -- 7.3 READING DATA FROM A FILE -- 7.4 MAKING HISTOGRAMS -- 7.5 PHYSICS EXAMPLE -- 7.6 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 8 Fitting Data to Models -- 8.1 LINEAR FITTING -- 8.2 NONLINEAR FITTING -- 8.3 HANDLING DATA WITH ERROR BARS -- 8.4 PHYSICS EXAMPLE
  • 8.5 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 9 Numerical Manipulations -- 9.1 SIGNIFICANT FIGURES -- 9.2 NUMERICAL SOLUTIONS TO ALGEBRAIC EQUATIONS -- 9.3 WORKING WITH UNITS -- 9.4 ACCESS TO DATABASES -- 9.5 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 9.6 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 10 Random Numbers -- 10.1 GENERATING RANDOM NUMBERS -- 10.2 MONTE CARLO TECHNIQUES -- 10.3 PROBABILITY DISTRIBUTIONS -- 10.4 PHYSICS EXAMPLE -- 10.5 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 11 Animation -- 11.1 SCOPING -- 11.2 PLOTS IN MOTION -- 11.3 DRAWING GEOMETRIC SHAPES -- 11.4 CARTOON ANIMATION -- 11.5 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 11.6 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Chapter 12 Advanced Plotting and Visualization -- 12.1 OPTIONS FOR 2D PLOTS -- 12.2 OPTIONS FOR 3D PLOTS -- 12.3 CONTOUR AND DENSITY PLOTS -- 12.4 VECTOR DIFFERENTIAL CALCULUS -- 12.5 VISUALIZING VECTOR FIELDS -- 12.6 PHYSICS EXAMPLES -- 12.7 CHAPTER SUMMARY -- Appendix A Additional Exercises -- Appendix B Shorthands -- Index
Control code
EBC5327199
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (215 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781351979214
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2018. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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