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Leighton, Robert B.

Overview
Works: 364 works in 1,160 publications in 7 languages and 13,065 library holdings
Genres: Textbooks  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Thesis advisor, Contributor, Arranger, Adapter, pre, Interviewee
Classifications: QC21.2, 530
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The Feynman lectures on physics by Richard P Feynman( Book )

152 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in English and French and held by 3,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This revised edition of Feynman's legendary lectures includes extensive corrections Feynman and his colleagues received and Caltech approved, making this the definitive edition of "The Feynman Lectures on Physics." Dr. Feynman won his Nobel Prize for successfully resolving problems with the theory of quantum electrodynamics
Six easy pieces : essentials of physics, explained by its most brilliant teacher by Richard P Feynman( Book )

48 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Turkish and held by 2,894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents six of the easiest chapters from the Nobel Prize winner's celebrated text Lectures in Physics, originally published in 1963, which comprised the lectures he prepared for undergraduate students at Caltech in the early 1960s. Addressing key topics in largely qualitative terms without formal mathematics, the six selections discuss atoms in motion, basic physics, the relation of physics to other sciences, conservation of energy, the theory of gravitation, and quantum behavior
Le cours de physique de Feynman by Richard P Feynman( Book )

94 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Principles of modern physics by Robert B Leighton( Book )

26 editions published between 1909 and 1974 in English and Japanese and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feynman's tips on physics : a problem-solving supplement to the Feynman lectures on physics by Richard P Feynman( Book )

11 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With characteristic flair, insight, and humor, Feynman discusses topics physics students often struggle with and offers valuable tips on addressing them. Included here are three lectures on problem-solving and a lecture on inertial guidance omitted from The Feynman Lectures on Physics. An enlightening memoir by Matthew Sands and oral history interviews with Feynman and his Caltech colleagues provide firsthand accounts of the origins of Feynman's landmark lecture series"--Page [4] of cover
Six not-so-easy pieces : Einstein's relativity, symmetry, and space-time by Richard P Feynman( Book )

18 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... In the challenging 'Six Not-So-Easy Pieces', Feynman delves into one of the most revolutionary discoveries in twentieth-century physics: Einstein's Theory of Relativity ..."--Page 4 of cover
Quantenmechanik : mit 22 Tabellen by Richard P Feynman( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in German and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Exercises in introductory physics by Robert B Leighton( Book )

14 editions published in 1969 in 3 languages and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Exercises for use with vol. I of the Feyman lectures in physics
Exercices pour le Cours de physique de Feynman : 900 exercices corrigés by Richard P Feynman( Book )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vorlesungen über Physik by Richard P Feynman( Book )

13 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in German and English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Richard P. Feynman is the undisputed master when it comes to presenting physics in a stimulating and interesting way. In his legendary lectures, Feynman succeeded in presenting physics in an easily understandable form without sacrificing accuracy. Volume 1 presents a basic introduction to all areas of physics, with a particular emphasis on mechanics"--
Vorlesungen über Physik by Richard P Feynman( Book )

6 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in German and Undetermined and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-micron sky survey; a preliminary catalog by G Neugebauer( Book )

6 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on physics : exercises by Richard P Feynman( Book )

38 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le cours de physique de Feynman by Richard P Feynman( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in French and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feynman Vorlesungen über Physik by Richard Phillips Feynman( Book )

15 editions published between 1973 and 2010 in German and English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mainly electromagnetism and matter by Richard P Feynman( Book )

17 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le cours de physique de Feynman by Richard P Feynman( Book )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in French and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physique : les astuces de Feynman : 4 cours inédits by Richard P Feynman( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in French and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mainly mechanics, radiation, and heat by Richard P Feynman( Book )

19 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feynman-Vorlesungen über Physik by Richard Phillips Feynman( Book )

15 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in German and English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Six easy pieces : essentials of physics, explained by its most brilliant teacher
Alternative Names
Leighton, R.

Leighton, R. B.

Leighton, R. B. 1919-1997

Leighton, Robert

Leighton Robert 1919-1997

Leighton, Robert B.

Leighton, Robert Benjamin.

Leighton Robert Benjamin 1919-1997

Leighton, Robert (Robert B.)

Lejton.

Lejton, R.

Lejton, R. 1919-1997

Robert B. Leighton Amerikaans natuurkundige (1919-1997)

Robert B. Leighton amerikansk astronom och fysiker

Robert B. Leighton amerikansk astronom og fysikar

Robert B. Leighton amerikansk astronom og fysiker

Robert B. Leighton physicien américain

Robert B. Leighton US-amerikanischer Physiker

Robert Benjamin Leighton

Лейтон, Р

Лейтон, Р. (Роберт)

رابرت بی لیتون فیزیک‌دان و ستاره‌شناس آمریکایی

レイトン

レートン, R. B

ロバート・B・レイトン

羅伯·雷頓

Languages
English (370)

French (103)

German (46)

Turkish (3)

Japanese (2)

Danish (1)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Six easy pieces : essentials of physics, explained by its most brilliant teacherFeynman's tips on physics : a problem-solving supplement to the Feynman lectures on physicsSix not-so-easy pieces : Einstein's relativity, symmetry, and space-timeLectures on physics : exercisesMainly electromagnetism and matterMainly mechanics, radiation, and heat