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Special Relativity by Leonard Susskind

Special Relativity by Leonard Susskind

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Those who are familiar with Leonard Susskind will find all that one might expect from such a course: a thorough explanation of the basic topics in SR, examples and, of course, many great questions answered. The course contains 10 lectures, which tackle both special relativity and classical field theory. This starts with a wide introduction […]

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Astronomy Lectures by Carolin Crawford

| November 7, 2013 | 1 Comment

Here we have a playlist of 13 Astronomy lectures by Prof. Carolin Crawford. Prof. Crawford received her PhD from Newnham College and went on a variety of fellowships at such places as Oxford, Cambridge and the Royal Society.  In 2004 she was appointed as a Fellow and College Lecturer at Emmanuel College, Cambridge. These days Carolin Crawford […]

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String Theory by Melanie Becker

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here we have a short series of 4 lectures on string theory delivered by Melanie Becker. The subjects include an introduction into string theory, some quantum field theory and some particle physics. The video quality is a bit poor, so you might want to go here and download the lectures in video or audio format. […]

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Quantum Mechanics Lessons

| October 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

I fell like it’s a great time to share something useful for all the physics students out there. This time, let’s take a look at a great playlist of video lessons on quantum mechanics. The topics covered include: complex numbers, infinite square well, Dirac notation, tunnelling, spins and entanglement, quantum computing and more advanced topics. […]

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MIT: Thermodynamics (2008)

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

It is the only physical theory of universal content concerning which I am convinced that, within the framework of the applicability of its basic concepts, it will never be overthrown. Albert Einstein on thermodynamics. As it is clear from this quote and the wide applicability of thermodynamics in many areas of physics and chemistry, it […]

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Physics 20B: Cosmology (UC Irvine)

| September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

So it seems like a good time to update the free physics lecture section. Topic of today — Cosmology. Here we have a long playlist of 18 videos of lectures from UC Irvine. The topics of this course include: historical perspective, Isaac Newton’s view of cosmology, light in the universe, energy and the sun, stars, […]

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Quantum Entanglements (Part 1)

| September 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here we have another great course from Leonard Susskind. In this course of 9 lectures, Susskind delivers the basics of quantum entanglement in modern theoretical physics. The course starts with topics in classical physics and moves to more complicated topics in quantum mechanics. Finally, the course is concluded by a thorough discussion of quantum entanglement […]

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Stellar Evolution

| September 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here we have an audio lecture on the stellar evolution. The main focus of the lecture is the change of the temperature and brightness of a star throughout its lifetime, focusing on our own Sun. For more similar podcasts visit doctordave YouTube channel.  Also, for more lectures checkout our lecture page. doctordave | More lectures

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