Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Principles of Modern Physics
Foyalty 129

Principles of Modern Physics (Hardback)

Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 08/12/2010.
Email me when back in stock


"Principles of Modern Physics", divided into nineteen chapters, begins with quantum ideas followed by discussions on special relativity, atomic structure and basic quantum mechanics, hydrogen atom (solution of the Schrodinger equation) and periodic table, the three statistical distributions, X-rays, physics of solids, imperfections in crystals, magnetic properties of materials, superconductivity, Zeeman, Stark and Paschen Back effects and Lasers, nuclear physics (Yukawa's theory and various nuclear models) radioactivity and nuclear reactions, nuclear fusion, fission and plasma, particle accelerators and detectors, the universe elementary particles (classification, eightfold way and quark model, standard model, fundamental interactions) and cosmic rays. New to the third edition: Bose-Einsten condensation Gamow's theory of alpha decay Fermi's theory of beta decay; gamma decay; classification of galaxies, CMBR and dark matter Hubble's constant and the future of the universe Parity violation in muon decay; fundamental particles; cosmic ray showers (types and cascade theory); nature and composition and origin of cosmic rays; effect of geomagnetic field and time variation of cosmic rays.

Science & MathematicsPhysics Publisher: Alpha Science International Ltd Publication Date: 08/12/2010 ISBN-13: 9781842656204  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Currently unavailable. Foyles can order for despatch to customer when the publisher is re-supplied on 08/12/2010.  

A. K. Saxena.: Department of Physics, A.P.S. University, Rewa

More books by A. K. Saxena

Leave Review


Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Introduction to Formal Philosophy
Sven Ove Hansson; Vincent F....
Introductory Quantum Mechanics with...
James R. Chelikowsky
Multiplex and Multilevel Networks
Stefano Battiston; Guido Caldarelli;...
An Introduction to Radiation Protection
Alan Martin; Sam Harbison; Karen...
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close