The Resource Spacetime physics, Edwin F. Taylor, John Archibald Wheeler

Spacetime physics, Edwin F. Taylor, John Archibald Wheeler

Label
Spacetime physics
Title
Spacetime physics
Statement of responsibility
Edwin F. Taylor, John Archibald Wheeler
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Taylor, Edwin F
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
QC6
LC item number
.T35
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
QC 6 T239s 1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1911-2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wheeler, John Archibald
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Space and time
  • Physics
  • Teaching in Astronomy
  • Relativité (Physique)
  • Espace et temps
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Space and time
  • Physik
  • Raum
  • Relativitätstheorie
  • Zeit
  • Relativiteitstheorie
  • Ruimte-tijd-theorie
  • Relatividade E Gravitacao
  • Espace et temps
  • Relativité (physique)
  • Einführung
  • Physik
  • Raum
  • Relativitätstheorie
  • Zeit
Label
Spacetime physics, Edwin F. Taylor, John Archibald Wheeler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Regions of spacetime
  • The Lorentz transformation
  • The velocity parameter
  • (ch. 2)
  • Momentum and energy.
  • Introduction; momentum and energy in units of mass
  • Momentum
  • The momentum-energy 4-vector
  • The equivalence of energy and rest mass
  • (ch. 3)
  • (Ch. 1)
  • Physics of curved spacetime
  • Geometry of spacetime.
  • Parable of the surveyors
  • Inertial reference frame
  • Principle of relativity
  • Coordinates of an event
  • Invariance of the interval
  • The spacetime diagram; world lines
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9780716703365
Lccn
65013566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
c. 1.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)530999
Label
Spacetime physics, Edwin F. Taylor, John Archibald Wheeler
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Regions of spacetime
  • The Lorentz transformation
  • The velocity parameter
  • (ch. 2)
  • Momentum and energy.
  • Introduction; momentum and energy in units of mass
  • Momentum
  • The momentum-energy 4-vector
  • The equivalence of energy and rest mass
  • (ch. 3)
  • (Ch. 1)
  • Physics of curved spacetime
  • Geometry of spacetime.
  • Parable of the surveyors
  • Inertial reference frame
  • Principle of relativity
  • Coordinates of an event
  • Invariance of the interval
  • The spacetime diagram; world lines
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9780716703365
Lccn
65013566
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
c. 1.
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)530999

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