Delhi Institute for Administrative services

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Physics Optional

Important Books for Physics Optional for UPSC IAS Mains

Sl No. Books for Physics Optional
1 An Introduction to Mechanics by Kleppner and Kolenkow Buy Now
2 Mechanics by AB Gupta Buy Now
3 Optics by Ajoy Ghatak Buy Now
4 A Text Book of Optics by Brijlal and Subrahmanyam Buy Now
  Electrodynamics & EM Theory
5 Introduction to Electrodynamics by David J Griffiths Buy Now
6 Electricity & Magnetism by Chopra & Agrawal Buy Now
7 Electricity and Magnetism by Satyaprakash Buy Now
  Thermodynamics & Statistical Physics
8 Heat & Thermodynamics by Zemansky & Dittman Buy Now
9 Thermal Physics by Garg, Bansal & Ghosh Buy Now
10 Thermal Physics by PK Chakraborty Buy Now
  Quantum Physics
11 Quantum Physics by Resnick and Eisberg Buy Now
  Concepts of Modern Physics
12 Concepts of Modern Physics by Arthur Beiser Buy Now
  Quantum Mechanics
13 Quantum Mechanics by Nourdine Zettlie Buy Now
14 Quantum Mechanics: Theory and Applications
by HC Verma
Buy Now
  Atomic & Molecular Spectra
15 Atomic & Molecular Spectra by Rajkumar Buy Now
  Nuclear Physics
16 Nuclear Physics by DC Tayal
  Solid State Physics
17 Solid State Physics by S.O. Pillai Buy Now
18 Solid State Physics by Puri R.K and V. K. Babbar Buy Now
19 Electronics by B L Theraja Vol. IV Buy Now