Physical Constants

by G.W. Childs

Publisher: Springer

Written in English
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Science paperbacks, no. 88

The Physical Object
Number of Pages107
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ISBN 100412210509
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The publishers' suggestion for a new edition has provided an opportunity for a thorough scrutiny of the contents of this book and for the adjustment to some fourteen years of changes since the lastBrand: Springer Netherlands. tal physical constants are given in five tables.

Table 1 is an abbreviated list containing the quantities which should be of greatest interest to most users. Table 2 is a much more complete compilation. Table 1. Summary of the recommended values of File Size: KB.

About this book Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the AGU Reference Shelf Series, Volume 3. The purpose of this Handbook is to provide, in highly accessible form, selected critical data for professional and student solid Earth and planetary geophysicists.

Formulae and Physical Constants Handbook ( MB pdf).Degree of fine tuning. Recent Studies have confirmed the fine tuning of the cosmological constant (also known as "dark energy"). This cosmological constant is a force that increases with the increasing size of the universe.

First hypothesized by Albert Einstein, the cosmological constant was rejected by him, because of lack of real world data. However, recent supernova 1A data. The book is devoted to one of the important areas of theoretical and experimental physics—the calculation of the accuracy of measurements of fundamental physical constants.

To achieve this goal, numerous methods and criteria have been proposed.