Category: Physics

The Dosimetry of Ionizing Radiation, Volume 3

A continuation of the treatise The Dosimetry of Ionizing Radiation, quantity III builds upon the rules of Volumes I and II and the culture of the preceeding treatise Radiation Dosimetry. quantity III includes 3 accomplished chapters at the purposes of radiation dosimetry specifically learn and clinical settings, a bankruptcy on distinct and worthy detectors, and chapters on Monte Carlo suggestions and their purposes.

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Fear of Physics

By Lawrence M. Krauss

Fear of Physics is a full of life, irreverent, and informative examine every little thing from the physics of boiling water to state-of-the-art study on the observable limits of the universe. wealthy with anecdotes and obtainable examples, it nimbly levels over the instruments and concept in the back of the area of contemporary physics, taking the secret out of what's basically a truly human highbrow endeavor.</Div>

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Classical and Quantum Dynamics: From Classical Paths to Path Integrals (Graduate Texts in Physics)

Graduate scholars who are looking to familiarize yourself with complicated computational innovations in classical and quantum dynamics will locate right here either the basics of a customary path and a close remedy of the time-dependent oscillator, Chern-Simons mechanics, the Maslov anomaly and the Berry section, to call a couple of. Well-chosen and distinctive examples illustrate the perturbation thought, canonical modifications, the motion precept and exhibit the use of direction integrals.
This new version has been revised and enlarged with chapters on quantum electrodynamics, excessive power physics, Green’s capabilities and powerful interaction.
"This ebook is a superb exposition of dynamical platforms masking the basic facets and written in a sublime demeanour. The publication is written in glossy language of arithmetic and should preferably cater to the necessities of graduate and primary yr Ph.D. students...a tremendous advent to any pupil who desires to do study in any department of theoretical Physics." (Indian magazine of Physics)

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Neutrino Physics, Second Edition (Series in High Energy Physics, Cosmology and Gravitation)

When Kai Zuber’s pioneering textual content on neutrinos used to be released in 2003, the writer accurately anticipated that the sphere could see great development within the instant destiny. In that ebook, Professor Zuber supplied a finished self-contained exam of neutrinos, masking their examine background and conception, in addition to their program to particle physics, astrophysics, nuclear physics, and the large succeed in of cosmology; yet now to be really complete and actual, the field’s seminal reference has to be revised and extended to incorporate the most recent study, conclusions, and implications.

Revised as had to be equivalent to the study of today, Neutrino Physics, moment Edition delves into neutrino move sections, mass measurements, double beta decay, sunlight neutrinos, neutrinos from supernovae, and excessive strength neutrinos, in addition to new experimental leads to the context of theoretical versions. It additionally offers completely new dialogue on:

  • Resolution of the sun neutrino challenge
  • The first real-time size of sun neutrinos lower than 1 MeV
  • Geoneutrinos
  • Long baseline accelerator experiments

Written to be available to readers from various backgrounds, this version, just like the first, offers either an creation to the sector in addition to the knowledge wanted by means of these trying to make their very own contribution to it. and prefer the 1st version, it whets the researcher’s urge for food, going past walk in the park to pose these questions that also desire answers.


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Treatise on Thermodynamics (Dover Books on Physics)

By Max Planck

This vintage via the Nobel Laureate is nonetheless famous as the best introductions to thermodynamics. A version of conciseness and readability, it covers basic proof and definitions, first and moment primary ideas of thermodynamics, purposes to important states of equilibrium, and masses extra. a number of labored examples. 1917 edition.

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Electronics, Power Electronics, Optoelectronics, Microwaves, Electromagnetics, and Radar (The Electrical Engineering Handbook)

By Richard C. Dorf

In versions spanning greater than a decade, The electric Engineering Handbook stands because the definitive connection with the multidisciplinary box of electric engineering. Our wisdom keeps to develop, and so does the guide. For the 3rd variation, it has accelerated right into a set of six books conscientiously inquisitive about a really good quarter or box of research. Electronics, strength Electronics, Optoelectronics, Microwaves, Electromagnetics, and Radar represents a concise but definitive choice of key ideas, versions, and equations in those components, thoughtfully accrued for handy entry.

Electronics, energy Electronics, Optoelectronics, Microwaves, Electromagnetics, and Radar delves into the fields of electronics, built-in circuits, energy electronics, optoelectronics, electromagnetics, mild waves, and radar, delivering the entire simple details required for a deep knowing of every quarter. It additionally devotes a bit to electric results and units and explores the rising fields of microlithography and tool electronics. Articles contain defining phrases, references, and resources of extra info.

Encompassing the paintings of the world’s optimum specialists of their respective specialties, Electronics, strength Electronics, Optoelectronics, Microwaves, Electromagnetics, and Radar beneficial properties the most recent advancements, the broadest scope of assurance, and new fabric in rising areas.

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Conjugated Polymers: Theory, Synthesis, Properties, and Characterization (Handbook of Conducting Polymers, Third Edition)

Many major primary thoughts and useful functions have constructed because the e-book of the best-selling moment version of the instruction manual of carrying out Polymers. Now divided into books, the 3rd version keeps to keep the wonderful services of the editors and world-renowned individuals whereas delivering stronger assurance of contemporary advances within the chemistry, physics, and fabrics technological know-how of conjugated and accomplishing natural polymers.

Conjugated Polymers: thought, Synthesis, homes, and Characterization, the 1st quantity within the set, makes a speciality of the theories, artificial tools, and uncomplicated actual facets had to comprehend the habit and function of conjugated polymers. The ebook in the beginning examines the theories in the back of p-conjugated fabrics and electron-lattice dynamics in natural structures. next chapters element synthesis equipment and electric and actual homes of the complete relations of carrying out polymers, together with polyacetylenes, polyanilines, poly(arylene vinylenes), poly(arylene ethynylenes), and polyheterocycles.

Featuring issues principal to the technological know-how and expertise of undertaking polymers, this e-book bargains quick access to up to date info and offers the foundation for the second one installment within the set.

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The General Theory of Relativity: A Mathematical Exposition

By Anadijiban Das

The basic thought of Relativity: A Mathematical Exposition will serve readers as a latest mathematical advent to the final thought of relativity. in the course of the e-book, examples, worked-out difficulties, and workouts (with tricks and suggestions) are offered. themes during this ebook comprise, yet will not be restricted to: 

tensor analysis 
the targeted idea of relativity 
the normal concept of relativity and Einstein’s box equations 
spherically symmetric options and experimental confirmations 
static and desk bound space-time domains 
black holes 
cosmological models 
algebraic classifications and the Newman-Penrose equations 
the coupled Einstein-Maxwell-Klein-Gordon equations 
appendices masking mathematical supplementations and distinct subject matters
Mathematical rigor, but very transparent presentation of the subjects make this e-book a different textual content for either college scholars and study scholars.

Anadijiban Das has taught classes on Relativity concept on the college collage of Dublin, eire, Jadavpur collage, India, Carnegie-Mellon collage, united states, and Simon Fraser collage, Canada. His significant parts of study comprise, between assorted themes, the mathematical points of normal relativity theory.

Andrew DeBenedictis has taught classes in Theoretical Physics at Simon Fraser college, Canada, and is additionally a member of The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences. His learn pursuits contain quantum gravity, classical gravity, and semi-classical gravity.

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