The Resource Mechanics : From Newton's Laws to Deterministic Chaos, by Florian Scheck, (electronic book)
Mechanics : From Newton's Laws to Deterministic Chaos, by Florian Scheck, (electronic book)
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 This book covers all topics in mechanics from elementary Newtonian mechanics, the principles of canonical mechanics and rigid body mechanics to relativistic mechanics and nonlinear dynamics. It was among the first textbooks to include dynamical systems and deterministic chaos in due detail. As compared to the previous editions the present 6th edition is updated and revised with more explanations, additional examples and problems with solutions, together with new sections on applications in science. Symmetries and invariance principles, the basic geometric aspects of mechanics as well as elements of continuum mechanics also play an important role. The book will enable the reader to develop general principles from which equations of motion follow, to understand the importance of canonical mechanics and of symmetries as a basis for quantum mechanics, and to get practice in using general theoretical concepts and tools that are essential for all branches of physics. The book contains more than 150 problems with complete solutions, as well as some practical examples which make moderate use of personal computers. This will be appreciated in particular by students using this textbook to accompany lectures on mechanics. The book ends with some historical notes on scientists who made important contributions to the development of mechanics
 Language
 eng
 Edition
 6th ed. 2018.
 Extent
 1 online resource (XVII, 591 p. 175 illus.)
 Contents

 Elementary Newtonian Mechanics
 The Principles of Canonical Mechanics
 The Mechanics of Rigid Bodies
 Relativistic Mechanics
 Geometric Aspects of Mechanics
 Stability and Chaos
 Continuous Systems
 Exercises
 Solution of Exercises
 Appendix
 Isbn
 9783662554906
 Label
 Mechanics : From Newton's Laws to Deterministic Chaos
 Title
 Mechanics
 Title remainder
 From Newton's Laws to Deterministic Chaos
 Statement of responsibility
 by Florian Scheck
 Language
 eng
 Summary
 This book covers all topics in mechanics from elementary Newtonian mechanics, the principles of canonical mechanics and rigid body mechanics to relativistic mechanics and nonlinear dynamics. It was among the first textbooks to include dynamical systems and deterministic chaos in due detail. As compared to the previous editions the present 6th edition is updated and revised with more explanations, additional examples and problems with solutions, together with new sections on applications in science. Symmetries and invariance principles, the basic geometric aspects of mechanics as well as elements of continuum mechanics also play an important role. The book will enable the reader to develop general principles from which equations of motion follow, to understand the importance of canonical mechanics and of symmetries as a basis for quantum mechanics, and to get practice in using general theoretical concepts and tools that are essential for all branches of physics. The book contains more than 150 problems with complete solutions, as well as some practical examples which make moderate use of personal computers. This will be appreciated in particular by students using this textbook to accompany lectures on mechanics. The book ends with some historical notes on scientists who made important contributions to the development of mechanics
 Cataloging source
 AZU
 http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
 1936
 http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
 Scheck, Florian
 Dewey number
 621
 Index
 no index present
 LC call number
 QA808.2
 Literary form
 non fiction
 Nature of contents
 dictionaries
 Series statement
 Graduate Texts in Physics,
 http://library.link/vocab/subjectName

 Physics
 Dynamics
 Ergodic theory
 Applied mathematics
 Engineering mathematics
 Mechanics
 Mechanics, Applied
 Label
 Mechanics : From Newton's Laws to Deterministic Chaos, by Florian Scheck, (electronic book)
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 Includes bibliographical references and index
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 online resource
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 Contents
 Elementary Newtonian Mechanics  The Principles of Canonical Mechanics  The Mechanics of Rigid Bodies  Relativistic Mechanics  Geometric Aspects of Mechanics  Stability and Chaos  Continuous Systems  Exercises  Solution of Exercises  Appendix
 Control code
 SPR1021194741
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 unknown
 Edition
 6th ed. 2018.
 Extent
 1 online resource (XVII, 591 p. 175 illus.)
 File format
 multiple file formats
 Form of item
 online
 Isbn
 9783662554906
 Level of compression
 uncompressed
 Media category
 computer
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Media type code

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 Other control number
 10.1007/9783662554906
 Other physical details
 online resource.
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 absent
 Reformatting quality
 access
 Specific material designation
 remote
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 on1021194741
 (OCoLC)1021194741
 Label
 Mechanics : From Newton's Laws to Deterministic Chaos, by Florian Scheck, (electronic book)
 Antecedent source
 mixed
 Bibliography note
 Includes bibliographical references and index
 Carrier category
 online resource
 Carrier category code

 cr
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Color
 not applicable
 Content category
 text
 Content type code

 txt
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents
 Elementary Newtonian Mechanics  The Principles of Canonical Mechanics  The Mechanics of Rigid Bodies  Relativistic Mechanics  Geometric Aspects of Mechanics  Stability and Chaos  Continuous Systems  Exercises  Solution of Exercises  Appendix
 Control code
 SPR1021194741
 Dimensions
 unknown
 Edition
 6th ed. 2018.
 Extent
 1 online resource (XVII, 591 p. 175 illus.)
 File format
 multiple file formats
 Form of item
 online
 Isbn
 9783662554906
 Level of compression
 uncompressed
 Media category
 computer
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Media type code

 c
 Other control number
 10.1007/9783662554906
 Other physical details
 online resource.
 Quality assurance targets
 absent
 Reformatting quality
 access
 Specific material designation
 remote
 System control number

 on1021194741
 (OCoLC)1021194741
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