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Module Reading List

Physics for Environmental Science, 2017/18, Semester 2
Dr Wolfgang Buermann
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Any modern standard A-level physics textbook will be helpful. The following are recommended:

Duncan , T. Advanced physics, 5 th edition, Hodder Murray, London, 2000.

Dobson K., Grace D. and Lovett D. Physics, 3 rd Edition, Collins Educational, 2008.

There are also a number of books on environmental physics which are useful for parts of
the course and will help with environmental applications of physics (particularly related to
climate change, renewable energy and radioactivity). Useful examples include:

Smith , C. Environmental physics, 1st Edition, Routledge, 2001.

Boeker , E. and van Grondelle, R. Environmental Physics, 3rd Edition, Wiley, 2011.

This list was last updated on 21/01/2014