Physlet Quantum Physics

Physlet Quantum Physics : 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.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 224 pages
  • 175.3 x 233.7 x 15.2mm | 340.2g
  • Pearson
  • Upper Saddle River, NJ, United States
  • English
  • 0131019708
  • 9780131019706

Table of contents

Preface (with Browser Tests and System Requirements) Chapter 1: Introduction to Physlets Part 1: Special RelativityChapter 2: Space and Time in Special RelativityChapter 3: Relativistic Mechanics Part 2: The Need for a Quantum TheoryChapter 4: From Blackbody to BohrChapter 5: Wave-Particle DualityPart 3: Quantum TheoryChapter 6: Classical and Quantum-mechanical ProbabilityChapter 7: The Schroedinger EquationChapter 8: The Free ParticleChapter 9: Scattering in One DimensionChapter 10: The Infinite Square WellChapter 11: Finite Square Wells and Other Piecewise-constant WellsChapter 12: Harmonic Oscillators and Other Spatially-varying WellsChapter 13: Multi-dimensional Wells Part 4: ApplicationsChapter 14: Atomic, Molecular, and Nuclear PhysicsChapter 15: Statistical Mechanics
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