Physics

Open Courseware and Resources

- Physics: science of matter and its motion, as well as space and time, deals with concepts such as force, energy, mass, and charge (Wikipedia).

Lectures on Classical Dynamics

Newtonian Mechanics, Lagrangian Formulation, Motion of Rigid Bodies, Kinematics,Hamiltonian Formulation

Introduction to Quantum Mechanics

Historical setting, Young's double slit experiment - Quantum mechanical behaviour, Wave Functions, Operators, Schrödinger's Time-Dependent Wave Equation, Calculating Observables, Schrödinger's Time-Independent Wave Equation, Simple Quantum Systems

Flash Animations for Physics

chaos, classical mechanics, electricity & magnetism, micrometer caliper, nuclear, optics, oscilloscope, quantum mechanics, relativity, sound waves, vectors, waves

Introductory Physics Notes

general non-calculus: motion, force, work & energy, momentum & collisions, circular motion & law of gravity, rotational equilibrium & dynamics, solids & fluids, vibrations & waves, electric fields & potentials, current & resistance, magnetism, wave properties of light, quantum, atomic, nuclear

Modern Physics

special relativity, photons, atoms, particles & waves, Schrodinger's equation, Atoms and Nuclei

Theoretical Physics (by Gerard 't Hooft)

articles (how to become a good / bad theoretical physicist), courses (group theory, introduction to general relativity, special functions & polynomials, string theory, quantum mechanics & determinism at Planck scale)

Free Physics Instructional Software

downloads: animated chalkboard (motion, energy, relativity, optics, various), energy management simulators, photo-realistic laboratory simulations

Introductory Physics (2 parts)

forces, kinetics, equilibria, fluids, waves, presents concepts & methodologies for understanding physical phenomena. ( part 2)

Relativistic Quantum Field Theory

standard model of particle physics, including both its conceptual foundations & its specific structure, some current research frontiers: study materials

Electromagnetism

vector calculus, Maxwell's equations, energy & momentum, magnetic monopoles. linear media, plane waves scalar and vector potentials, radiation from generalised localised source, scattering, special relativity, charge-current density four-vector, fields from static source & moving charged particle, Lagrangian & Hamiltonian for charged particle, discussion of modern fields (standard model, duality, gravity, m-theory)

Syndicate content