Pippard, A. B.
Overview
Works:  65 works in 395 publications in 4 languages and 5,572 library holdings 

Genres:  History 
Roles:  Author, Editor 
Classifications:  QC136, 531.32 
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Most widely held works about
A. B Pippard
 D. H. Douglass lecture notes on thermodynamics and statistical mechanics of phase transitions by D. H Douglass( )
 Lillian Hoddeson papers by Lillian Hoddeson( )
 Oral history interview with Morrel H. Cohen by Morrel H Cohen( )
 Oral history interview with Alfred Brian Pippard by A. B Pippard( )
 Oral history interview with Alfred Brian Pippard by A. B Pippard( )
 Oral history interview with Alan J. Walton by Alan J Walton( )
 H. Kamerlingh Onnes Symposium on the origins of applied superconductivity by Naval Research Laboratory (U.S.)( )
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Most widely held works by
A. B Pippard
Elements of classical thermodynamics for advanced students of physics by
A. B Pippard(
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72 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
72 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The physics of vibration by
A. B Pippard(
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38 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The study of vibration in physical systems is central to almost all fields in physics and engineering. This work, originally published in two volumes, examines the classical aspects in Part I and the quantum oscillator in Part II. The classical linear vibrator is treated first and the underlying unity of all linear oscillations in electrical, mechanical and acoustic systems is emphasized. The treatment of nonlinear vibrations, a field with which engineers and physicists are generally less familiar, is then examined. Part II then concentrates on quantum systems, looking at the vibrations in atoms and molecules and their interaction with electromagnetic radiation. The similarities of classical and quantum methods are stressed and the limits of the classical treatment are examined. Throughout the book, each phenomenon discussed is well illustrated with many examples; and theory and experiment are compared. This is a useful introduction to the more advanced mathematical treatment of vibrations as it bridges the gap between the basic principles and more specialized concepts
38 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The study of vibration in physical systems is central to almost all fields in physics and engineering. This work, originally published in two volumes, examines the classical aspects in Part I and the quantum oscillator in Part II. The classical linear vibrator is treated first and the underlying unity of all linear oscillations in electrical, mechanical and acoustic systems is emphasized. The treatment of nonlinear vibrations, a field with which engineers and physicists are generally less familiar, is then examined. Part II then concentrates on quantum systems, looking at the vibrations in atoms and molecules and their interaction with electromagnetic radiation. The similarities of classical and quantum methods are stressed and the limits of the classical treatment are examined. Throughout the book, each phenomenon discussed is well illustrated with many examples; and theory and experiment are compared. This is a useful introduction to the more advanced mathematical treatment of vibrations as it bridges the gap between the basic principles and more specialized concepts
Twentieth century physics(
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12 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 821 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Response and stability : an introduction to the physical theory by
A. B Pippard(
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18 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
18 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cavendish problems in classical physics by
England) Cavendish Laboratory (Cambridge(
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31 editions published between 1962 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symbols, data and units
31 editions published between 1962 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Symbols, data and units
Forces and particles; an outline of the principles of classical physics by
A. B Pippard(
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15 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dynamics of conduction electrons by
A. B Pippard(
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18 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
18 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Magnetoresistance in metals by
A. B Pippard(
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13 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
13 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reconciling physics with reality: an inaugural lecture by
A. B Pippard(
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10 editions published between 1972 and 1980 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published between 1972 and 1980 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The physics of vibration by
A. B Pippard(
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21 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
21 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The physics of vibration by
A. B Pippard(
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28 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
28 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twentieth century physics by
Laurie M Brown(
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8 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twentieth century physics by
Laurie M Brown(
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11 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twentieth century physics by
Laurie M Brown(
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7 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kelvin : life, labours and legacy by
Raymond Flood(
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1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This work contains a collection of chapters, authored by leading experts, which cover the life and wideranging scientific contributions made by William Thomson, Lord Kelvin (18241907)
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This work contains a collection of chapters, authored by leading experts, which cover the life and wideranging scientific contributions made by William Thomson, Lord Kelvin (18241907)
20seiki no butsurigaku(
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6 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The simple vibrator in quantum mechanics by
A. B Pippard(
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3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The simple classical vibrator by
A. B Pippard(
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2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The physics of vibration by
A. B Pippard(
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in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twentieth century physics(
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1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 Pais, Abraham 19182000 Editor
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 Cavendish Laboratory (Cambridge, England)
 Saxton, W. O. Editor Contributor
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 McCartney, Mark (1967 ...).
 Whitaker, Andrew (1946 ...).
 Flood, Raymond
 Cavendish laboratory (Cambridge, Gran Bretagna)
 Hoddeson, Lillian
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Brian Pippard britischer Physiker
Brian Pippard britisk fysikar
Brian Pippard britisk fysiker
Brian Pippard Brits natuurkundige (19202008)
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Brian Pippard physicien britannique
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Pippard, A. B. 19202008
Pippard, Alfred Brian.
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