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Infrared Methods for Gaseous Measurements

1st Edition

June 25, 1985


Fundamentals of Radiation Dosimetry

2nd Edition

J.R Greening
January 01, 1985

This book reviews ionising radiation quantities and the relationships between them and discusses the principles underlying their measurement. The emphasis is on the determination of absorbed dose and related dosimetric quantities....

Limits in Perception: Essays in Honour of Maarten A. Bouman

1st Edition

van Doorn, van de Grind, Koenderink
December 01, 1984

This book presents an analysis of limits in perception from the vantage point of the physicist, the engineer, the psychophysicist, the psychologist and the theorist. Limits in perception find their causal explanation at many logically and/or physically different levels. Some of the most fundamental...

An Atlas of Selected Galaxies: With Illustrations of Photometric Analyses

1st Edition

Takase, Kodaira, Okamura
December 01, 1984

It is only several decades since galaxies were recognized as huge aggregations of matter in the universe which consist of myriads of stars and vast clouds of gas. The wide variety of shapes of galaxies is one of the wonders of the universe. Attempts to classify galaxies have continued since an...

Creativity As an Exact Science

1st Edition

January 16, 1984

This book discusses the principles of controlling thinking in the solution of inventive problems that are transposed to the organization of creative thinking in any sphere of human activity. It is aimed at the engineer and also comprehensible to people who do not work with technology....

Electronic Properties of Surfaces

1st Edition

January 01, 1984

In recent years the availability of techniques and the asking of basic and technological questions has led to an international explosion of activity in the study of solid surfaces. Originally published in Reports in Progress in Physics, Electronic Properties of Surfaces reflects the modern...

Microscopy of Semiconducting Materials 1983, Third Oxford Conference on Microscopy of Semiconducting Materials, St Catherines College, March 1983

1st Edition

January 01, 1983

This volume contains invited and contributed papers at the conference on Microscopy of Semiconducting Materials which took place on 21–23 March 1983 in St Cathernine's College, Oxford. The conference was the third in the series devoted to advances in microscopical studies of semiconductors....

A Handbook of Public Speaking for Scientists and Engineers

1st Edition

Peter Kenny
January 01, 1982

A Handbook of Public Speaking for Scientists and Engineers helps scientists and engineers improve their skills at speaking in public in the course of their professional activities. The book shows how best to prepare papers for presentation at a technical conference and how to put cases to committee...

More Random Walks in Science

1st Edition

R.L. Weber
January 01, 1982

More Random Walks in Science is an anthology of fascinating and frequently amusing anecdotes, quotations, illustrations, articles, and reviews that reflect the more lighthearted aspects of the scientific world and the less serious excursions of the scientific mind. The book is guaranteed to delight...

Particle Physics

1st Edition

A.G. Lee
August 15, 1981

This book discusses particle physics and relativistic local field theory that is the main theoretical tool for analyzing particle physics. It is helpful for the professional physicist and to the serious graduate student of physics....

An Introduction to Quantum Physics

1st Edition

A.P. French, Edwin F. Taylor
November 30, 1979

Provides comprehensive coverage of all the fundamentals of quantum physics. Full mathematical treatments are given. Uses examples from different areas of physics to demonstrate how theories work in practice. Text derived from lectures delivered at Massachusetts Institute of Technology....

High-power gas lasers, 1975: Lectures given at a summer school organized by the International College of Applied Physics, on the physics and technology

1st Edition

International College of Applied Physics
January 01, 1975

This book presents lectures and seminars given at a Summer School, organized by the International College of Applied Physics, on the physics and technology and the industrial applications of high-power gas lasers....