Handbook of Physical Quantities: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Handbook of Physical Quantities

1st Edition

By Igor S. Grigoriev, Evgenii Z. Meilikhov, Alexandre A. Radzig

CRC Press

1,568 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Hardback: 9780849328619
pub: 1996-11-25
SAVE ~$110.00

FREE Standard Shipping!


Reliable and quickly accessible information concerning the physical phenomena and properties of various media is in great demand by many scientists in their everyday work. This extensive reference provides such information, presenting basic physical parameters and properties of substances employed in modern science and industry.

The material is divided into the following branches:

  • Mechanics

  • Thermodynamics

  • Transport Phenomena

  • Electricity and Magnetism

  • Optics and Lasers

  • Nuclear Physics

  • Astronomy

  • Geophysics
  • Table of Contents

    Units of Physical Quantities, A.G. Chertov

    Periodic Table of Elements, K.A. Kikoin

    Mechanical Properties of Materials, N.V. Kadobnova and A.M. Bratkovski

    Compressibility, B.V. Vinogradov

    Density of Substances, A.P. Babichev

    Friction, I.I. Karasik

    Acoustics, L.K. Zarembo

    Thermometry, A.V. Inyushkin

    Heat Capacity, M.N. Khlopkin

    Temperature Coefficients of Expansion, E.B. Gel 'man

    Saturated Vapor Pressure, V.V. Ignatiev, V.A. Krivoruchko and A.I. Migachev

    Melting and Boiling, E.B. Gel 'man

    Equation of State and Critical Parameters of Substances, E.B. Gel 'man

    Surface Tension, B.D. Summ

    Heat Conduction, A.V. Inyushkin

    Viscosity, A.V. Eletskii

    Diffusion, A.V. Eletskii

    Elementary Processes in Gases and Plasma, A.V. Eletskii

    Ionization of Atoms and Molecules, A.A. Radzig and V.M. Shustryakov

    Transport Phenomena in Weakly Ionized Plasma, A.V. Eletskii

    Electric Characteristics of Metals and Alloys, V.S. Egorov and I.N. Khlyustikov

    Electrophysical Properties of Semiconductors, E.Z. Meilikhov, S.D. Lazarev, and B.A. Aronzon

    Insulators, A.P. Geppe

    Thermoelectric Phenomena, N.A. Babushkina

    Electron and Ion Emission, T.M. Lifshits and A.L. Musatov

    Magnetic Properties of DIA-and Paramagnetics, V.Yu. Ivanov and L.I. Vinokurova

    Magnetic Properties of Ferromagnetic Metals and Alloys, K.G. Gurtovoi

    Antiferromagnets, V.I. Ozhogin and V.G. Shapiro

    Ferrites and Other Magnetic Dielectrics, M.V. Bystrov, V.L. Ivashintseva, S.A. Mironov, and R.V. Pisarev

    Galvanomagnetic and Thermomagnetic Phenomena, N.A. Babushkina and V.S. Egorov

    Optical Properties of Substances, L.A. Novitskii

    Atomic and Molecular Spectra, A.A. Radzig

    Electro-, Magneto-, and Piezooptical and Nonlinear Optical Effects, A.A. Malyutin, M.E. Brodov, and V.P. Yanovskii

    Lasers, A.A. Malyutin , E. Brodov, and V.P. Yanovskii

    X-Ray Radiation, R.M. Imamov

    Fundamental Particles, V.A.P. Nikitin

    Nuclear Properties of Nuclides, V.M. Kulakov

    Mossbauer Nuclei, S.S. Yakimov and V.M. Cherepanov

    Nuclear Reactions, V.P. Rudakov

    Nuclear Fission, A.I. Obukhov and I.S. Grigoriev

    Neutron Penetration Through Matter, S.V. Marin

    Passage of Ionizing Radiation Through Matter, V.P. Rudakov

    Cosmic Rays, V.S. Ptuskin

    Geophysics, I.A. Maslov

    Astronomy and Astrophysics, Yu. E. Lyubarskii and R.A. Syunyaev

    Subject Categories

    BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
    SCIENCE / Physics