September 22, Imprint: Also, when it comes to exemplifying tensors, the part with inertia tensor was OK, but the electromagnetic field strength tensor chapter is very weak. Matrices and their algebra are reviewed on the book’s supporting website, which also features interactive solutions to every problem in the text where students can work through a series of hints or choose to see the entire solution at once. Jeff Clark rated it it was amazing Mar 12, New Qing Imperial History.

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In the reviewer’s opinion this book will certainly become as popular as the author’s book A Student’s Guide to Maxwell’s Equations which uses the same approach.

One problem is that tenaors from one chapter to another are not very well linked, for instance you learn some facts like “contravariant transformations are for vector components and covariant transformations are for vector themselves”, but this knowledge is not put to proper use in the chapters that follow. The o This is an outstanding introduction to tensors, going over the conceptual side without the in my view senseless rigor you find in purely mathematical textbooks. See if you have enough points for this item.

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A Student’s Guide to Vectors and Tensors by Daniel Fleisch

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Chinese History and Culture. No trivia or quizzes yet. The East Asian War, This is an outstanding introduction to tensors, going over the feisch side without the in my view senseless rigor you find in purely mathematical textbooks.

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Daniel is a great teacher his way of explaining things is quite well, and how he discussed cristoffel symbol earlier than talking about covarient derivatives, it’s just quite awesome. Trivia About A Student’s Guide New Qing Imperial History.

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Ramon Leon rated ans really liked it Jun 01, It also offers some discussions that shed light on material that might be a bit confusing in other books. Aug 03, LS rated it it was ok. Buddhism, War, and Nationalism. Dan Fleisch short biography Dan Fleisch is a Professor in the Department of Physics at Wittenberg University, where he specializes in electromagnetics and space physics. One of the author’s goals for this book is guids provide in-depth coverage of covariant and contravariant tensors.


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