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xviii, 613 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Part 1: Groups: discrete or continuous, finite or infinite
  • Part 2: Representing group elements by matrices
  • Part 3: Group theory in a quantum world
  • Part 4: Tensor, covering and manifold
  • Part 5: Group theory in the microscopic world
  • Part 6: Roots, weights, and classification of Lie Algebras
  • Part 7: From Galileo to Majorana
  • Part 8: The expanding Universe
  • Part 9: The gauged Universe.
Engineering Library (Terman)
xv, 365 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Differential Calculus of One Variable.- Integral Calculus.- Calculus of Many Variables.- Infinite Series.- Complex Numbers.- Functions of a Complex Variable.- Vector Calculus.- Matrices and Determinants.- Linear Vector Spaces.- Differential Equations. Answers.- Index.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)9780306450358 20160528
Are you: Entering a program in the physical sciences? A high school student who has taken most of the offered courses, and looking for a glimpse of college mathematics? Engaged in self-study to hone your mathematical skills? Then R. Shankar's "Basic Training in Mathematics: A Fitness Program for Science Students" is written for you. Based on the author's course at Yale University, the book addresses the widening gap found by Professor Shankar and his colleagues between the mathematics needed for upper-level science study and the knowledge possessed by incoming students. This superb text organizes the necessary mathematics background into a one-semester course covering such topics as: a review of calculus; infinite series; functions of a complex variable; vector calculus; matrices; linear vector spaces; and differential equations. Get in shape for your future science studies with this outstanding text.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780306450358 20160528
Based on course material used by the author at Yale University, this practical text addresses the widening gap found between the mathematics required for upper-level courses in the physical sciences and the knowledge of incoming students. This superb book offers students an excellent opportunity to strengthen their mathematical skills by solving various problems in differential calculus. By covering material in its simplest form, students can look forward to a smooth entry into any course in the physical sciences.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)9780306450365 20160528
Engineering Library (Terman), eReserve