A Physicist's Guide to Mathematica

A Physicist's Guide to Mathematica

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For the engineering and scientific professional, A Physicist's Guide to Mathematica, Second Edition provides an updated reference guide based on the 2007 new 6.0 release, providing an organized and integrated desk reference with step-by-step instructions for the most commonly used features of the software as it applies to research in physics.

For professors teaching physics and other science courses using the Mathematica software, A Physicist's Guide to Mathematica, Second Edition is the only fully compatible (new software release) Mathematica text that engages students by providing complete topic coverage, new applications, exercises and examples that enable the user to solve a wide range of physics problems.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 641 pages
  • 187.96 x 228.6 x 40.64mm | 1,247.37g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • Approx. 240 illustrations
  • 0126831920
  • 9780126831924
  • 1,165,164

Table of contents

Part I: Mathematica with Physics
Chapter 1: The First Encounter
Chapter 2: Interactive Use of Mathematica,
Chapter 3: Programming in Mathematica
Part II: Physics with Mathematica
Chapter 4: Mechanics
Chapter 5: Electricity and Magnetism
Chapter 6: Quantum Physics
Appendix A The Last Ten Minutes
Appendix B Operator Input Forms
Appendix C Solutions to Exercises
Appendix D Solutions to Problems
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About Patrick T. Tam

gregory.ginsberg.uphs.upenn.edu; Patrick T. Tam [ptt1@humboldt.edu]
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