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Cosmology by Leonard Susskind

| July 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

In these 8 lectures Leonard Susskind,  the Felix Bloch Professor of Physics at Stanford, introduces the basic ideas of cosmology. These lectures are a part of Stanford Continuing Studies course, which is a series of lectures dedicated to exploration of the foundations of modern physics. For more information visit the Stanford Continuing Studies page. Stanford | More […]

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Nuclear Physics

| July 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here’s a 9 lecture course on the basics of nuclear physics. To support the creator of these lectures and to access the extra documents visit this link. freelanceteach | More  lecturesTopic list: Protons, neutrons, and electrons—mass and charge. Atomic mass units and elementary charge units. Mass number (A), atomic number (charge number, Z). Conventional symbolism for […]

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Physics for Future Presidents

Physics for Future Presidents

| June 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here we have a course from UC Berkeley called “Physics for Future Presidents”. In this popular course, Prof. Richard A. Muller presents some of the most popular subjects focusing on practical applications and understanding rather than math.  The subjects covered in the course include atoms and heat, gravity, radioactivity, electricity and magnetism, relativity and some quantum […]

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Oxford University: Quantum Mechanics

Oxford University: Quantum Mechanics

| June 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here’s a course on basic quantum mechanics consisting of 27 lectures. The course is delivered by Professor J.J. Binney, who is an astrophysicist at Oxford university. The lectures cover the basis of quantum mechanics, which, among other subjects, includes: operators and measurements, two slit interference, Dirac notation, harmonic oscillators, tunneling and Einstein-Podolski paradox. For more videos […]

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A Course on String Theory and M-Theory

A Course on String Theory and M-Theory

| June 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

String theory is one of the candidates for the so called “theory of everything”, which explains the different types of elementary particles and the known forces as quantum states of 1-D strings. In this course of 10 lectures, Leonard Susskind (one of the pioneers of string theory) gives the basics of the theoretical and mathematical […]

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New Revolutions in Particle Physics

| June 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

In this course of 10 lectures Leonard Susskind gives a thorough overview of the new revolutions in particle physics. Leonard Susskind is a Felix Bloch Professor of Physics at Stanford. He received a PhD from Cornell University and has taught at Stanford since 1979. He has won both the Pregel Award from the New York […]

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UCI: Basic Physics 3A

| May 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

In this course from the University of California, Irvine, professor Michael Dennin introduces the basic concepts of physics. These 13 lectures cover such introductory topics as various forms of motion, position & displacement, constant acceleration, dynamics and others. To access the other lectures, click the playlist icon. UCIrvine | More lectures

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Introduction to Particle Physics for Non-Physicists

Introduction to Particle Physics for Non-Physicists

| April 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here’s a short course on the basics of particle physics dedicated to non-physicists. These four lectures by Frank Close cover the basic topics such as elementary particles, composition of protons and neutrons, antimatter, electron microscopy, experimental tests and others. Note that the sound quality is not perfect, but it gets better later in the video. Muon […]

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