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The Resource Classical mechanics and relativity, Harald J.W. Müller-Kirsten

Classical mechanics and relativity, Harald J.W. Müller-Kirsten

Label
Classical mechanics and relativity
Title
Classical mechanics and relativity
Statement of responsibility
Harald J.W. Müller-Kirsten
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Müller-Kirsten, H. J. W
Dewey number
530.12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA808.5
LC item number
.M85 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Relativistic mechanics
  • Lagrange equations
  • Hamiltonian operator
  • Einstein field equations
Label
Classical mechanics and relativity, Harald J.W. Müller-Kirsten
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 549-552) and 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
Introduction -- Recapitulation of Newtonian mechanics -- The Lagrange formalism -- The canonical or Hamilton formalism -- Symmetries and transformations -- Looking beyond classical mechanics -- Two-body central forces -- Rigid body dynamics -- Small oscillations and stability -- Motivation of the theory of relativity -- A simple look at phenomenological consequences -- Aspects of special relativity -- Equation of motion of a particle in a gravitational field -- Tensor calculus for Riemann spaces -- Einstein's equation of the gravitational field -- The Schwarzschild solution
Control code
228372484
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 562 pages
Isbn
9789812832528
Isbn Type
(softcover: alk. paper)
Lccn
2008029186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)228372484
Label
Classical mechanics and relativity, Harald J.W. Müller-Kirsten
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 549-552) and 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
Introduction -- Recapitulation of Newtonian mechanics -- The Lagrange formalism -- The canonical or Hamilton formalism -- Symmetries and transformations -- Looking beyond classical mechanics -- Two-body central forces -- Rigid body dynamics -- Small oscillations and stability -- Motivation of the theory of relativity -- A simple look at phenomenological consequences -- Aspects of special relativity -- Equation of motion of a particle in a gravitational field -- Tensor calculus for Riemann spaces -- Einstein's equation of the gravitational field -- The Schwarzschild solution
Control code
228372484
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 562 pages
Isbn
9789812832528
Isbn Type
(softcover: alk. paper)
Lccn
2008029186
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)228372484

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