2 edition of **Methods in computational physics** found in the catalog.

Methods in computational physics

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Published
**1970**
by Academic Press in New York, London
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Written in English

- Mathematical physics.

**Edition Notes**

bibl.

Statement | edited by Berni Alder, SidneyFernbach, Manuel Rotenberg. Vol.9, Plasma physics. |

Series | Methods in computational physics |

Contributions | Alder, Berni., Fernbach, Sidney., Rotenberg, Manuel. |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | xvii,498p. : |

Number of Pages | 498 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL14938973M |

ISBN 10 | 0124608094 |

This book encapsulates the coverage for a two-semester course in computational physics. The first part introduces the basic numerical methods while omitting mathematical proofs but demonstrating the algorithms by way of numerous computer experiments. The second part specializes in simulation of. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

The relevant topics for that are covered in the first third of the book. The latter two-thirds of the text includes more physics and can be used for a two-semester course in computational physics, covering nonlinear ODEs, Chaotic Scattering, Fourier Analysis, Wavelet Analysis, Nonlinear Maps, Chaotic systems, Fractals and Parallel Computing. Assuming no prior knowledge of plasma physics or numerical methods, Computational Methods in Plasma Physics covers the computational mathematics and techniques needed to simulate magnetically confined plasmas in modern magnetic fusion experiments and future magnetic fusion reactors. Largely self .

This book makes it easier to approach a new topic and encourages the reader to consider a modular approach when writing programs.' Source: Physics Today ' I find this book very useful since it provides a thorough discussion of the computational methods used in physics combined with an extensive presentation of the underlying physics . First published in , this second edition describes the computational methods used in theoretical physics. New sections were added to cover finite element methods and lattice Boltzmann simulation, density functional theory, quantum molecular dynamics, Monte Carlo simulation, and diagonalisation of one-dimensional quantum systems.

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