Landmark Experiments in Physics
Publisher: Wikipedia 2014
Contents: Fizeau-Foucault apparatus; Ives-Stilwell experiment; Oxford Electric Bell; Roemer's determination of the speed of light; Sagnac effect; Trouton-Noble experiment; De Sitter double star experiment; Atwood machine; Barton's pendulums; Beverly Clock; Heron's fountain; Magdeburg hemispheres; Rubens' tube; etc.
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by Philip Ilten - arXiv
The book is intended to complement the UCD first year laboratory manuals, but can also be read independently. The book spans a wide range of subjects, beginning with experimental techniques, moving onto classical mechanics, touching on EM, and more.
by Arthur Schuster - Cambridge University Press
This volume is intended for students who, having obtained an elementary knowledge of experimental work in Physics, desire to become acquainted with the principles and methods of accurate measurement. This book is published in 1901.
by J. C. Lemm - arXiv.org
A particular Bayesian field theory is defined by combining a likelihood model, providing a probabilistic description of the measurement process, and a prior model, providing the information necessary to generalize from training to non-training data.
by R. W. Schnee - arXiv.org
This is a set of lectures presented at the Theoretical Advanced Study Institute 2009. I provide an introduction to experiments designed to detect WIMP dark matter directly, focusing on building intuitive understanding of the potential WIMP signals.