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Hans C. Ohanian

Hans C. Ohanian received his B.S. from the University of California, Berkeley, and his Ph.D. from Princeton University, where he worked with John A. Wheeler. He has taught at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Union College, and the University of Vermont. He is the author of several textbooks spanning all undergraduate levels: Physics, Principles of Physics, Relativity: A Modern Introduction, Modern Physics, Principles of Quantum Mechanics, Classical Electrodynamics, and, with Remo Ruffini, Gravitation and Spacetime. He is also the author of dozens of articles dealing with gravitation, relativity, and quantum theory, including many articles on fundamental physics published in the American Journal of Physics, where he served as associate editor for some years. He lives in Vermont.

Books by Hans C. Ohanian

  • 9780393337686 72

    Einstein's Mistakes: The Human Failings of Genius

    Hans C. Ohanian

    Paperback, 2010

    “A thought-provoking critique of Einstein’s tantalizing combination of brilliance and blunder.”—Andrew Robinson, New Scientist
  • Physics Vol. 1

    Hans C. Ohanian

    Paperback, 1989

  • 9780393957730 72

    Principles of Physics

    Hans C. Ohanian

    Paperback, 1994

    Principles of Physics is a textbook for a one year algebra-based introduction physics course. The book is intended for students in the life sciences, the premedical curriculum, the earth and...
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    Solutions Manual: for Principles of Physics

    Hans C. Ohanian

    Paperback, 1994

    The Solutions Manual contains worked solutions to all the end-of-chapter review problems.
  • 9780393965018 72

    Gravitation and Spacetime

    Hans C. Ohanian, Remo Ruffini

    Second Edition, Hardcover, 1994

    A remarkable book has just been made even better.
  • 9780393929690 72

    Physics for Engineers and Scientists

    Hans C. Ohanian, John T. Markert

    Third Edition, 3, Paperback, 2007

    Designed for the introductory calculus-based physics course,Physics for Engineers and Scientistsis distinguished by its lucid exposition and accessible coverage of fundamental physical concepts.
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    Physics for Engineers and Scientists

    Hans C. Ohanian, John T. Markert

    Third Edition, 1, Paperback, 2007

    Designed for the introductory calculus-based physics course,Physics for Engineers and Scientistsis distinguished by its lucid exposition and accessible coverage of fundamental physical concepts.
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    Physics for Engineers and Scientists

    Hans C. Ohanian, John T. Markert

    Third Edition, 2, Paperback, 2007

    Designed for the introductory calculus-based physics course,Physics for Engineers and Scientistsis distinguished by its lucid exposition and accessible coverage of fundamental physical concepts.
  • Physics for Engineers and Scientists

    Hans C. Ohanian, John T. Markert

    Regular Third Edition, Hardcover, 2007

    Designed for the introductory calculus-based physics course,Physics for Engineers and Scientistsis distinguished by its lucid exposition and accessible coverage offundamental physical concepts.
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    Physics for Engineers and Scientists

    Hans C. Ohanian, John T. Markert

    Extended Third International Student Edition, Paperback, 2007

    Designed for the introductory calculus-based physics course, Physics for Engineers and Scientists is distinguished by its lucid exposition and accessible coverage of fundamental physical concepts....