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Title: University Physics Volume 3: OpenStax
Authors: OpenStax
Samuel J. Ling
Jeff Sanny
William Moebs
Keywords: Physics
Huygen's Principle
Description: University Physics is a three-volume collection that meets the scope and sequence requirements for two- and three-semester calculus-based physics courses. Volume 1 covers mechanics, sound, oscillations, and waves. Volume 2 covers thermodynamics, electricity and magnetism, and Volume 3 covers optics and modern physics. This textbook emphasizes connections between theory and application, making physics concepts interesting and accessible to students while maintaining the mathematical rigor inherent in the subject. Frequent, strong examples focus on how to approach a problem, how to work with the equations, and how to check and generalize the result.
Unit 1: Optics. Chapter 1: The Nature of Light -- Chapter 2: Geometric Optics and Image Formation -- Chapter 3: Interference -- Chapter 4: Diffraction -- Unit 2: Modern Physics. Chapter 5: Relativity -- Chapter 6: Photons and Matter Waves -- Chapter 7: Quantum Mechanics -- Chapter 8: Atomic Structure -- Chapter 9: Condensed Matter Physics -- Chapter 10: Nuclear Physics -- Chapter 11: Particle Physics and Cosmology
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