Leeds University Library

PHYS1210
Module Reading List

Physics 2- Properties of Matter, 2017/18, Semester 2
Dr Alison Voice
a.m.voice@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Recommended book:

PA Tipler, Physics for Scientists and Engineers, Worth Publishers

Other useful books:

IA Main, Vibrations and Waves in Physics, Cambridge University Pres

E. Hecht. Optics, Addison-Wesley

AP French , Vibrations and waves, MIT Introductory Physics Series

Gough, Richards and Williams, Vibrations and Waves, Ellis Horwood Ltd


For the Solid State part of the module, books that cover the course material in parts:

Fundamentals of materials science and engineering : an integrated approach , William D. Callister & David G. Rethwisch (Wiley, 3 rd edition, 2008) [Chapters: 1-3,7 & 17]; Chapter 3 available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

The physics of solids , Richard Turton (Oxford University Press, 2006) [Chapters: 1-3];  Chapter 3 available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.

Understanding solid state physics , SA Holgate (Taylor & Francis, 2010);   Appendix C: "Revision of Atomic Physics" is available as an Online Course Reading in the VLE.


 



This list was last updated on 23/01/2012