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Encyclopedia of Physics [Hardcover]

By Rita G. Lerner (Editor) & George L. Trigg (Editor)
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The editors of this Encyclopedia, earlier editions of which met with international acclaim, have now provided a fully revised, expanded and updated third edition of this comprehensive reference work. In two volumes, 500 experts -- among them several Nobel laureates and numerous other scientific award winners -- offer a comprehensive and topical account of physics and the physical world. The volumes comprise more than 500 articles, which have either been completely updated or are altogether new, covering the latest terminology and techniques in physics, including atomic trapping and cooling, biophotonics, econophysics, the formation of stars and planets, quantum communication, space science and technology, and traffic flow.

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Pages   2991
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 4.75" Width: 7.5" Height: 10.5"
Weight:   10.6 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Dec 23, 2005
Publisher   Wiley-VCH
ISBN  3527405542  
ISBN13  9783527405541  

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More About Rita G. Lerner & George L. Trigg

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! George L. Trigg, an internationally experienced and qualified senior editor in Physics, lives in New Paltz/New York. For many years he was co-editor of the most renowned expert journal in Physics, Physical Review Letters. Professor Trigg and the late Professor Rita G. Lerner were co-editors for the Encyclopedia of Physics from its first edition, which was published in 1981 and won international praise.

Rita G. Lerner has an academic affiliation as follows - American Institute of Physics, New York, New York.

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Reviews - What do customers think about Encyclopedia of Physics?

A wonderful reference to have  Jan 31, 2005

This book is awesome! There are so many things in physics that one can learn. This encyclopedia of physics will give you clear explanations of almost everything in physics. This is a truly wonderful book to have. I highly recommend it!
Good reference - great authors  Aug 6, 2001
This publication provides a very useful reference for many areas of physics. The bibliographies at the end of each section serve as a starting point for further research in the particular subject.

The contributing authors of this book are impressive, e.g. J.D. Jackson (Classical Electrodynamics), H. Goldstein (Analytical Dynamics), E.C.G. Sudarshan, etc.

A Complete Course in Physics  Jun 6, 2000
Most comprehensive text on physics seen to date. Excellent reference on virtually any area of physics. Deffinitely not an introductory text, but intended for those with a fairly solid background in mathematics and physics, ie. scientists, engineers or the very serious amateur. Plentiful photos, charts, diagrams and supporting reference material. A must for anyone employed in this field or with a keen interest in physics.

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