Steven Holzner

Steven Holzner, PhD,is the author of nearly 100 technology books including Ajax For Dummies and the Ajax Visual Blueprint. He specializes in writing about online applications, and has authored popular books on the components of Ajax including JavaScript, XML, browser objects, and Web services. He teaches classes to programmers around the country on the central skill in Ajax using XML online and in-depth. He has been a contributing editor to PC Magazine, and was on the faculty at Cornell University and MIT.
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Quantum Physics For Dummies, Revised Edition helps makequantum physics understandable and accessible. From what quantumphysics can do for the world to understanding hydrogen atoms,readers will get complete coverage of the subject, along withnumerous examples to help them tackle the tough equations.Compatible with classroom text books and courses, QuantumPhysics For Dummies, Revised Edition lets students study attheir own paces and helps them prepare for graduate or professionalexams. Coverage includes:The Schrodinger Equation and its ApplicationsThe Foundations of Quantum PhysicsVector NotationSpinScattering Theory, Angular Momentum, and more

Your plain-English guide to understanding and working withthe micro world

Quantum physics — also called quantum mechanics or quantumfield theory — can be daunting for even the most dedicatedstudent or enthusiast of science, math, or physics. This friendly,concise guide makes this challenging subject understandable andaccessible, from atoms to particles to gases and beyond. Plus, it'spacked with fully explained examples to help you tackle the trickyequations like a pro!

Compatible with any classroom course — study at your ownpace and prepare for graduate or professional examsYour journey begins here — understand what quantumphysics is and what kinds of problems it can solveKnow the basic math — from state vectors to quantummatrix manipulations, get the foundation you need to proceedPut quantum physics to work — make sense ofSchrödinger's equation and handle particles bound in squarewells and harmonic oscillatorsSolve problems in three dimensions — use the fulloperators to handle wave functions and eigenvectors to find thenatural wave functions of a systemDiscover the latest research — learn the cutting-edgequantum physics theories that aim to explain the universeitself
Who needs expensive, old-fashioned office software? Now, you can do everything online, free, with Google Docs! Experts Steve and Nancy Holzner offer simple, step-by-step instructions and great insider tips for making the most of Google’s powerful online word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation tools. You’ll get started fast... learn how to create and format professional-quality documents of all kinds... collaborate with colleagues to build better proposals and presentations... use advanced tools like revision history, templates, and charts... discover Google Docs’ latest features and shortcuts... and a whole lot more! No matter what kind of documents you create, this book can help you do the job better, faster, and more efficiently... and you’ll never pay for office software again!

You’ll Learn How To

• Get your free Google account and set up iGoogle for instant access to your documents

• Upload and use the documents you’ve already created with Microsoft Office

• Use Google Spreadsheet to create charts to display spreadsheet data

• Master Google Docs’ easy, powerful document-editing and formatting tools

• Insert images into your documents and presentations

• Share documents securely with your colleagues

• Back up your documents offline and edit them when you don’t have an Internet connection

Steven Holzner, former contributing editor at PC Magazine, is author of 108 computer books
that have sold more than 2.5 million copies. His most recent Pearson book is Facebook Marketing.

Nancy Holzner writes and edits technology books from her home in central New York state.
Her recent publications include books on Intuit QuickBase and Zoho. Nancy has also worked as
a medievalist, a high school teacher, and a corporate trainer.

CATEGORY: Productivity Suites

COVERS: Google Docs

USER LEVEL: Beginning-Intermediate

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