A Physics Formulary


An overview of physics in 100 pages. Mechanics, electricity and magnetism, relativity, oscillations, waves, optics, statistical physics, thermodynamics, transport phenomena, quantum mechanics, plasma physics, solid state physics, group theory and more.

Essential Physics I

2000

Essential Physics 1, is an intensive introduction to classical and special relativity, Newtonian dynamics and gravitation, Einsteinian dynamics and gravitation, and wave motion. Mathematical methods are discussed, as needed.

Lectures on Physics

2011

Aims to fill the gap for lifescience majors who haven't learned calculus or are learning it concurrently with physics.

Mathematical Tools for Physics

2003

Written for the sophomorejunior level, this book aims to not only bring physics students up to speed with the math required to answer physics problems, but also to teach the reader to understand what those answers really mean.

Motion Mountain  The Free Physics Textbook

2011

A project that aims to produce a simple, captivating and uptodate introduction to modern physics.

Physics I: Classical Mechanics

1999

Video course : a firstsemester freshman physics class in Newtonian Mechanics, Fluid Mechanics, and Kinetic Gas Theory.

Physics Tutorials


These web pages contain short and straight forward tutorials for college students taking an "Intro to Physics class." Math students will find some of the sections in this site useful as well.

Physics Tutorials (Launceston College)


These pages include an excellent set of Physics tutorials covering a wide variety of topics. Many of the tutorials include animations and images and are useful to those of us who are visual learners.

Richard Feynman: The Messenger Series

1964

Seven lectures by legendary physicists Richard Feynman. Presented by Microsoft Research, with subtitles; annotations and links.

The Particle Adventure

2009

An award winning interactive tour of quarks, neutrinos, antimatter, extra dimensions, dark matter, accelerators and particle detectors.
