Stars, spectra and surgery

Stars, Spectra and Surgery is suitable for students following A level modules covering lenses, telescopes and optical fibres, diffraction and interference, astronomy, the physics of human movement, the biological dangers and uses of ionising radiation, ultrasound and other diagnostic tools.

The book includes: Real-life contexts so students can see the relevance of their learning Detailed learning objectives for each chapter Many coloured illustrations and charts to aid students' understanding Concise summaries of important scientific ideas Links to activity packs which provide extra support for students

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Author(s)Dave Kelly, Alan Pickwick
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Shelf referenceA 500.2 COL
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