INDEX - R, S, T, U, V

Note: Major terms which occur in the Contents are not generally included here.

radiation5C, 6C, 6E, 7C, 7D, 8D
radio waves6E
radius of curvature9E
random walk8A
red giant star7B
redox potential8E
reduction8E
relative error1C
relaxation time5C
renormalization7F
resilience2F
resistivity4F
resistor4E, 4F, 4G, 4H
resolution9A
resonance5C, 9C, 9D
rest potential4C, 4D, 8B
reversible process8E
Reynold's Number3E
right hand rules5A, 5B
RMS1C
root mean square error1C

saltatory conduction4D
scalar2B, 4B
scaling1A, 8D
scattering angle7A
scotopic6D
second1A
sedimentation constant2D
series4E, 7C
shape factor2D
shear3B
shell model7C
singlet7E
Snell's Law9E
specific heat8C
specific volume2D, 8A
spectral distribution6D
spin5B, 5C, 6B, 7C, 7E, 9G
spin-orbit interactions6C
spin-statistics theorem7E
spring constant2F, 3E
standing waves9A, 9C, 9G
strain2F
state variables8A
Stefan-Boltzmann Constant8D
strength2F
stress2F
stroke volume1A, 3A, 3E
strong interaction7A, 7F
superposition2B, 2C, 4B, 5A, 9B
symmetry1C, 7C, 7E
Systeme Internationale (SI)1A
systolic3A, 3D, 3E

T wave3D
temperature2D, 8A, 8B, 8C, 8D, 8E, 8F
tensile stress2F
tension2F
terminal velocity2D, 4B
Thomson model7A
time1A
time constant4G, 4H
torque2G, 2H, 5B
torsion2F
total internal reflection3E
toughness2F
translation6E, 8A
transverse waves9A
TriCarboxylic Acid (TCA) Cycle8E
Triplet3D
tunneling9G
turbulence3E

U wave3D
ultrasound9A
ultraviolet6C, 6D, 6E
uncertainty principle9
uniform acceleration2A, 2F
uniform circular motion1A, 5B, 6A

valance electron4B, 6B
valance shell6B
van der Waal's bonds4B
vein3A, 3C
velocity2A, 2E, 2F, 3C, 4D, 6A, 8A, 9G
vena cava3A, 3C
ventricle3A, 3C
venule3A, 3C
vertex7F
viscosity1A, 3B, 3E
viscous diffusion time3E
voltage4B, 4C, 4D, 4F, 4G, 4H
volume1A, 8A



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