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Fundamentals of Physics II

Electromagnetism, Optics, and Quantum Mechanics
Expanded Edition

R. Shankar

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May 19, 2020
680 pages, 6 1/8 x 9 1/4
166 b/w illus.
ISBN: 9780300243789
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A beloved introductory physics textbook, now including exercises and an answer key, accessibly explains electromagnetism, optics, and quantum mechanics

?R. Shankar is a well-known physicist and contagiously enthusiastic educator, whose popular online introductory-physics video lectures have been viewed over a million times. In this second book based on his online courses, Shankar explains electromagnetism, optics, and quantum mechanics, developing the basics and reinforcing the fundamentals. With the help of problem sets and answer keys, students learn about the most interesting findings of today’s research while gaining a firm foundation in the principles and methods of physics.

R. Shankar is the Josiah Willard Gibbs Professor of Physics at Yale University. He has published several popular textbooks, including Principles of Quantum Mechanics, Basic Training in Mathematics: A Fitness Program for Science Students, and Fundamentals of Physics.
Fundamentals of Physics II

Electromagnetism, Optics, and Quantum Mechanics

R. Shankar

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Fundamentals of Physics I

Mechanics, Relativity, and Thermodynamics
Expanded Edition

R. Shankar

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