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Physics on Your Feet: Berkeley Graduate Exam Questions (Paperback)

Physics on Your Feet: Berkeley Graduate Exam Questions By Dmitry Budker, Alexander O. Sushkov, Vasiliki Demas (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Physics on Your Feet (2nd Edition) is a significantly expanded collection of physics problems covering the broad range of topics in classical and modern physics that were, or could have been, asked at oral PhD exams at University of California at Berkeley. The questions are easy to formulate,
but some of them can only be answered using an outside-of-the box approach. Detailed solutions are provided, from which the reader is guaranteed to learn a lot about the physicists' way of thinking. The book is also packed full of cartoons and dry humor to help take the edge off the stress and
anxiety surrounding exams. This is a helpful guide for students preparing for their exams, as well as a resource for university lecturers looking for good instructive problems. No exams are necessary to enjoy the book.

About the Author

Dmitry Budker, Professor, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, and University of California, Berkeley, Alexander O. Sushkov, Assistant Professor, Boston University Dmitry Budker, Professor of Physics, University of California at Berkeley, USA, and Johannes Gutenberg University at Mainz, Germany. Alexander Sushkov, Assistant Professor, Boston University, USA.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780198842378
ISBN-10: 0198842376
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication Date: February 4th, 2022
Pages: 280
Language: English