Physlet Quantum Physics: Students Workbook

Physlet Quantum Physics: Students Workbook : An Interactive Introduction

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Physlet(R) Quantum Physics contains a collection of over 200 ready-to-run interactive exercises. These "media-focused" critical thinking and problem-solving exercises are based on carefully designed computer simulations generated in awardwinning Java applets. Physlet(R) Quantum Physics is based on current educational, experimental, and theoretical research, and gives students an interactive visual representation of the often difficult-to-visualize physical phenomena in quantum physics.show more

Product details

  • Mixed media product | 224 pages
  • 175.3 x 233.7 x 15.2mm | 340.2g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Addison-Wesley Educational Publishers Inc
  • New Jersey, United States
  • English
  • 0131019708
  • 9780131019706

Table of contents

Preface (with Browser Tests and System Requirements) Chapter 1: Introduction to Physlets Part 1: Special Relativity Chapter 2: Space and Time in Special Relativity Chapter 3: Relativistic Mechanics Part 2: The Need for a Quantum Theory Chapter 4: From Blackbody to Bohr Chapter 5: Wave-Particle Duality Part 3: Quantum Theory Chapter 6: Classical and Quantum-mechanical Probability Chapter 7: The Schrodinger Equation Chapter 8: The Free Particle Chapter 9: Scattering in One Dimension Chapter 10: The Infinite Square Well Chapter 11: Finite Square Wells and Other Piecewise-constant Wells Chapter 12: Harmonic Oscillators and Other Spatially-varying Wells Chapter 13: Multi-dimensional Wells Part 4: Applications Chapter 14: Atomic, Molecular, and Nuclear Physics Chapter 15: Statistical Mechanicsshow more