Title, The Physics of Solids. Author, Richard Turton. Edition, reprint. Publisher, Oxford University Press, ISBN, , Length, . Has Richard Turton succeeded? I think he has. Andrew Briggs, professor of materials, University of Oxford The Times Higher, 24 November (Physics and. : The Physics of Solids () by Richard John Turton and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available.
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The text is largely non-mathematical, but questions are integrated into the text to encourage readers to tackle the problem-solving aspects pyhsics the subject. Worked examples and a complete set of detailed solutions are included. It is aimed at a substantially lower level than the majority of solid state physics texts.
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Relationship between interatomic force and potential energy Solutions to exercises. Bonds between atoms 2. Mechanical properties of solids 4. The Physics of Solids. US Higher Education Not for profit. Description Table of Contents Description It covers all of the standard topics in solid state physics, i. Oxford University Press- Science – pages.
Richard Feynman, in evaluating his own attempt to teach quantum mechanics early in a physics course, reckoned he had failed. I think he has. Has Richard Turton succeeded? I like the way the book starts with bonds between atoms before the obligatory chapter on crystalline solids, followed by an excellent treatment of mechanical properties.
Table of Contents 1. The text is largely non-mathematical, but questions are integrated into the text to encourage readers to tackle the problem-solving aspects of the subject. Go directly to our online catalogue. The standard topics of solid-state physics are then presented, starting with electronic properties. It covers all of the standard topics in solid state physics, i.
The Physics of Solids
The Physics of Solids Richard TurtonRichard John Turton Oxford University Press- Science – pages 0 Reviews I like the way the book starts with bonds between atoms before the obligatory chapter on crystalline solids, followed by an excellent treatment of mechanical properties. Worked examples and a complete set of detailed solutions are included.
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More challenging topics either mathematically or conceptually more difficult are treated in optional sections. Polymers Further reading Appendix A: There is a splendid final chapter on polymers. Andrew Briggs, professor of materials, University of Oxford The Times Higher, 24 November Physics and Engineering This book is aimed at first and second year undergraduates taking a course in solid state physics.
My library Help Advanced Book Search. Crystals and crystalline solids 3. Monday – Friday, 8: There is a splendid final chapter Skip to main truton. Introduction to quantum concepts Appendix B: Electrical properties of solids 5. Richard TurtonRichard John Turton.