Complete and recent, this fourth version is the perfect reference instrument for college kids of physics, both in class or at college. Containing many new entries, and now with biographies of key scientists, it covers all of the in general encountered phrases and ideas of physics.

-- Over 4,000 transparent and concise entries

-- New entries contain team conception, radioisotope imaging, fractional quantum corridor influence, and Lorentz strength

-- characteristic articles on very important themes -- Chronologies chart discoveries in major fields of the topic

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