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Space-time: An Introduction to Einstein's Theory of Gravity

1st Edition

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Jonathan Allday
June 11, 2019

Read an exlusive interview with Dr. Allday where he discusses the importance of the monumental first image of the black hole, here. This book, suitable for interested post-16 school pupils or undergraduates looking for a supplement to their course text, develops our modern view of space-time and it...

Handbook of Astrobiology

1st Edition

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Vera M. Kolb
January 8, 2019

Choice Recommended Title, August 2019 Read an exclusive interview with Professor Vera Kolb here. Astrobiology is the study of the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life on Earth. This exciting and significant field of research also investigates the potential existence and search for ex...

Spintronics Handbook, Second Edition: Spin Transport and Magnetism: Three Volume Set

2nd Edition

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Evgeny Y. Tsymbal, Igor Žutić
July 8, 2019

The second edition offers an update on the single most comprehensive survey of the two intertwined fields of spintronics and magnetism, covering the diverse array of materials and structures, including silicon, organic semiconductors, carbon nanotubes, graphene, and engineered nanostructures. I...

Are There Really Neutrinos?: An Evidential History

2nd Edition

Allan Franklin, Alysia Marino
January 13, 2020

This intriguing and accessible book examines the experiments on neutrino oscillations. It argues that this history gives us good reason to believe in the existence of neutrinos, a particle that interacts so weakly with matter that its interaction length is measured in light years of lead. Yet, the...

Multiscale Simulations for Electrochemical Devices

1st Edition

Ryoji Asahi
January 10, 2020

Environmental protection and sustainability are major concerns in today’s world, and a reduction in CO2 emission and the implementation of clean energy are inevitable challenges for scientists and engineers today. The development of electrochemical devices, such as fuel cells, Li-ion batteries, and...

Semiconductor Quantum Well Intermixing: Material Properties and Optoelectronic Applications

1st Edition

J. T. Lie
January 07, 2020

Semiconductor Quantum Well Intermixing is an international collection of research results dealing with several aspects of the diffused quantum well (DFQW), ranging from Physics to materials and device applications. The material covered is the basic interdiffusion mechanisms of both cation and anion...

College Physics Essentials, Eighth Edition (Two-Volume Set)

1st Edition

Jerry D. Wilson, Anthony J. Buffa, Bo Lou
January 03, 2020

This new edition of College Physics Essentials provides a streamlined update of a major textbook for algebra-based physics. The first volume covers topics such as mechanics, heat, and thermodynamics. The second volume covers electricity, atomic, nuclear, and quantum physics. The authors provide...

Nanocomposite Sorbents for Multiple Applications

1st Edition

Yu I. Aristov
December 31, 2019

Looking back at the past few years, it is safe to say that the interest in developing novel materials is booming, and this process has resulted in a reliable base for the technological progress of society. This book presents the concept of the nanotailoring of sorption properties and introduces a...

The Newman Lectures on Transport Phenomena

1st Edition

John S. Newman, Vincent S. Battaglia
December 31, 2019

The author is considered one of the great chemical engineers of his time. His reputation derives from his mastery of all phases of the subject matter, his clarity of thought, and his ability to reduce complex problems to their essential core elements. He is a member of the National Academy of...

Flexible and Stretchable Electronics: Materials, Design, and Devices

1st Edition

Run-Wei Li, Gang Liu
December 31, 2019

With the recently well developed areas of Internet of Thing, consumer wearable gadgets and artificial intelligence, flexible and stretchable electronic devices have spurred great amount of interest from both the global scientific and industrial communities. As an emerging technology, flexible and...

College Physics Essentials, Eighth Edition: Electricity and Magnetism, Optics, Modern Physics (Volume Two)

1st Edition

Jerry D. Wilson, Anthony J. Buffa, Bo Lou
December 30, 2019

This new edition of College Physics Essentials provides a streamlined update of a major textbook for algebra-based physics. The first volume covers topics such as mechanics, heat, and thermodynamics. The second volume covers electricity, atomic, nuclear, and quantum physics. The authors provide...

College Physics Essentials, Eighth Edition: Mechanics, Thermodynamics, Waves (Volume One)

1st Edition

Jerry D. Wilson, Anthony J. Buffa, Bo Lou
December 30, 2019

This new edition of College Physics Essentials provides a streamlined update of a major textbook for algebra-based physics. The first volume covers topics such as mechanics, heat, and thermodynamics. The second volume covers electricity, atomic, nuclear, and quantum physics. The authors provide...

Local Gradient Theory for Dielectrics: Fundamentals and Applications

1st Edition

Olha Hrytsyna, Vasyl Kondrat
December 27, 2019

This book is devoted to the development of the local gradient theory of dielectrics. It presents a brief description of the known approaches to the construction of generalized (integral- and gradient-type) continuous theories of dielectrics. It describes a new continuum–thermodynamic approach to...

Spin-Label Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy

1st Edition

Derek Marsh
December 19, 2019

Spin-label electron paramagnetic resonance (EPR) spectroscopy is a versatile molecular probe method that finds wide application in molecular biophysics and structural biology. This book provides the first comprehensive summary of basic principles, spectroscopic properties, and use for studying...

The Geometry of Musical Rhythm: What Makes a "Good" Rhythm Good?, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Godfried T. Toussaint
December 19, 2019

The original edition of The Geometry of Musical Rhythm was the first book to provide a systematic and accessible computational geometric analysis of the musical rhythms of the world. It explained how the study of the mathematical properties of musical rhythm generates common mathematical problems...

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