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Vectors and their application to geometry & mechanics

Francis, A. J.

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Published
**1968** by G. Bell in London .

Written in English

- Vector analysis.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by A. J. Francis. |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | viii, 140 p. |

Number of Pages | 140 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL22141144M |

Dec 02, · What if there existed a universal mathematical language that allowed one: to make rotations in any dimension with simple formulas, to see spinors or the Pauli matrices and their products, to solve problems of the special theory of relativity in three-dimensional Euclidean space, to formulate quantum mechanics without the imaginary unit, to. previous index next Linear Algebra for Quantum Mechanics Michael Fowler 10/14/08 Introduction We’ve seen that in quantum mechanics, the state of an electron in some potential is given by a wave function ψ(x,t) G, and physical variables are represented by operators on this wave. Introduction --Cartesian vectors and tensors: their algebra --Equations of motion and energy in Cartesian coordinates --Tensors --Equations of fluid flow in Euclidean space --The geometry of surfaces in space --The equations of surface flow --Equations for and the basic equations of fluid mechanics. a schema:Book, schema.

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