ISBN 9781259003295,Advanced Engineering Physics

Advanced Engineering Physics



Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9781259003295

ISBN-10 1259003299


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 604 Pages
Language (English)


This book is designed as per the latest syllabus of Advanced Engineering Physics (PH 301)of WBUT. This is a common paper taken by all engineering students of WBUT in their second year (third semester). Emphasize on important topics like Gauss' Law, Maxwell's field equations and Schrodinger's equation from examination point of view. A set of ten experiments in proper format with required aims, theories, tables and procedures have been added in the book. Salient Features Coverage as per the latest, 2011 WBUT syllabus of Advanced Engineering Physics Solved university question papers from 2006 - 2010 along with 5 model question papers are given for better understanding and students practice TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Vector Analysis 1.1 Introduction 1.2 Representation of a Vector 1.3 Some Important Definitions about Vectors 1.4 Resolution of a Vector into Components 1.5 Product of Two Vectors 1.6 Triple Product 1.7 Scalar and Vector Fields 1.8 Gradient of Scalar Field 1.9 Divergence of Vector Field 1.10 Curl of a Vector Field 1.11 Curl in the Context of Rotational Motion 1.12 Vector Integration 1.13 Integral Theorems 1.14 Coordinate System Worked-out Problems Review Exercises 2. Electrostatics 2.1 Introduction 2.2 Quantisation of Charge 2.3 Conservation of Charge 2.4 Coulomb's Law 2.5 Principle of Superposition 2.6 Electric Field 2.7 Continuous Charge Distributions 2.8 Electric Potential