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Author Freegarde, Tim, 1965-
Title Introduction to the physics of waves [electronic resource] / Tim Freegarde, University of Southampton.
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 Electronic Book  QC157 .F74 2013eb    ONLINE
  
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 296 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Preface; 1. The essence of wave motion; 2. Wave equations and their solution; 3. Further wave equations; 4. Sinusoidal waveforms; 5. Complex wavefunctions; 6. Huygens wave propagation; 7. Geometrical optics; 8. Interference; 9. Fraunhofer diffraction; 10. Longitudinal waves; 11. Continuity conditions; 12. Boundary conditions; 13. Linearity and superpositions; 14. Fourier series and transforms; 15. Waves in three dimensions; 16. Operators for wave motions; 17. Uncertainty and quantum mechanics; 18. Waves from moving sources; 19. Radiation from moving charges; Appendix: vector mathematics; Index.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Waves -- Textbooks.
Wave-motion, Theory of -- Textbooks.
Related To Print version: Freegarde, Tim,. Introduction to the physics of waves. . 9780521197571 0521197570 9780521147163 0521147166 (DLC) 2012025066
ISBN 1139048147 (electronic bk.)
9781139048149 (electronic bk.)
9780521197571 (hardback)
0521197570 (hardback)
9780521147163 (paperback)
0521147166 (paperback)