ISBN 9788120343405,Engineering Physics

Engineering Physics


Rajagopal K.



PHI learning Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9788120343405

ISBN-10 8120343409


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 576 Pages
Language (English)

Engineering: general

This substantially revised book, now in its Second Edition, continues to present the fundamental concepts of physics in a pedagogically sound manner. In this edition, two new chapters-one on Elasticityand the other on Magnetism-have been included to enhance the usefulness of this text. Besides, new sections have also been added in most of the chapters. The book deals with : Acoustics and its characteristics Ultrasonics Structure of crystals Wave nature of light Laser and its uses Optical fiber communication Electrical and thermal conductivity of materials Quantum physics Semiconductor, superconductivity, dielectrics, and nanomaterials Non-destructive testing of materials This book is written specifically to address the course curriculum in Engineering Physics for the first-year students of all branches of engineering. Though most of the topics covered are customarily taught in several universities and institutes, the book follows the sequence of topics as prescribed in the course syllabus of engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu.