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The Resource Physics for mathematicians : mechanics 1, Michael Spivak

Physics for mathematicians : mechanics 1, Michael Spivak

Label
Physics for mathematicians : mechanics 1
Title
Physics for mathematicians
Title remainder
mechanics 1
Statement of responsibility
Michael Spivak
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
SYB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spivak, Michael
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mechanics
  • Physics
Target audience
specialized
Label
Physics for mathematicians : mechanics 1, Michael Spivak
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 693-704) 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
Preface -- Prologue -- Newtonian mechanics -- Newton's analysis of central forces -- Conservation laws -- The one-body and two-body problems -- Rigid bodies -- Constraints -- Philosophical and historical questions -- Oscillations -- Rigid body motion -- Non-inertial systems and fictitious forces -- Friction, friend and foe -- Analytical mechanics -- Variational principles -- Small oscillations -- Light -- The cotangent bundle -- The interplay of mechanics and optics -- Hamilton-Jacobi theory -- Canonical transformations -- Symplectic manifolds -- Liouville integrability -- Epilogue
Control code
704264038
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 733 pages
Isbn
9780914098324
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)704264038
Label
Physics for mathematicians : mechanics 1, Michael Spivak
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 693-704) 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
Preface -- Prologue -- Newtonian mechanics -- Newton's analysis of central forces -- Conservation laws -- The one-body and two-body problems -- Rigid bodies -- Constraints -- Philosophical and historical questions -- Oscillations -- Rigid body motion -- Non-inertial systems and fictitious forces -- Friction, friend and foe -- Analytical mechanics -- Variational principles -- Small oscillations -- Light -- The cotangent bundle -- The interplay of mechanics and optics -- Hamilton-Jacobi theory -- Canonical transformations -- Symplectic manifolds -- Liouville integrability -- Epilogue
Control code
704264038
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 733 pages
Isbn
9780914098324
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)704264038

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