The Resource A Course in Classical Physics 2—Fluids and Thermodynamics, by Alessandro Bettini, (electronic resource)

A Course in Classical Physics 2—Fluids and Thermodynamics, by Alessandro Bettini, (electronic resource)

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A Course in Classical Physics 2—Fluids and Thermodynamics
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A Course in Classical Physics 2—Fluids and Thermodynamics
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by Alessandro Bettini
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eng
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This second volume covers the mechanics of fluids, the principles of thermodynamics and their applications (without reference to the microscopic structure of systems), and the microscopic interpretation of thermodynamics. It is part of a four-volume textbook, which covers electromagnetism, mechanics, fluids and thermodynamics, and waves and light, is designed to reflect the typical syllabus during the first two years of a calculus-based university physics program. Throughout all four volumes, particular attention is paid to in-depth clarification of conceptual aspects, and to this end the historical roots of the principal concepts are traced. Emphasis is also consistently placed on the experimental basis of the concepts, highlighting the experimental nature of physics. Whenever feasible at the elementary level, concepts relevant to more advanced courses in quantum mechanics and atomic, solid state, nuclear, and particle physics are included. Each chapter begins with an introduction that briefly describes the subjects to be discussed and ends with a summary of the main results. A number of “Questions” are included to help readers check their level of understanding. The textbook offers an ideal resource for physics students, lecturers and, last but not least, all those seeking a deeper understanding of the experimental basics of physics.
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Bettini, Alessandro
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QC310.15-319
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Undergraduate Lecture Notes in Physics,
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  • Physics
  • Mechanics
  • Fluids
  • Thermodynamics
  • Physics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Fluid- and Aerodynamics
  • Mechanics
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A Course in Classical Physics 2—Fluids and Thermodynamics, by Alessandro Bettini, (electronic resource)
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Fluids -- The first law of thermodynamics -- Second principle of thermodynamics -- Thermodynamic properties of the real fluids -- Microscopic interpretation of thermodynamics -- Transport phenomena
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XIV, 236 p. 111 illus., 1 illus. in color.
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9783319306865
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10.1007/978-3-319-30686-5
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(DE-He213)978-3-319-30686-5
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A Course in Classical Physics 2—Fluids and Thermodynamics, by Alessandro Bettini, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
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
Fluids -- The first law of thermodynamics -- Second principle of thermodynamics -- Thermodynamic properties of the real fluids -- Microscopic interpretation of thermodynamics -- Transport phenomena
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
XIV, 236 p. 111 illus., 1 illus. in color.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9783319306865
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-30686-5
Other physical details
online resource.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(DE-He213)978-3-319-30686-5

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