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#### Computational Methods in Transport: Verification and Validation

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2008; US$ 116.29In a wide variety of applications, accurate simulation of particle transport is necessary whether those particles be photons, neutrinos, or charged par- cles. For inertial con?nement fusion, where one is dealing with either direct drive through photon or ion beams or indirect drive via thermal photons in a hohlraum, the accurate transport of energy... more...

#### Emergent Nonlinear Phenomena in Bose-Einstein Condensates

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 179.73This book, written by experts in the fields of atomic physics and nonlinear science, covers the important developments in a special aspect of Bose-Einstein condensation, namely nonlinear phenomena in condensates. Topics covered include bright, dark, gap and multidimensional solitons; vortices; vortex lattices; optical lattices; multicomponent condensates;... more...

#### Phase Transitions and Renormalization Group

OUP Oxford 2007; US$ 44.99The renormalization group is one of most important theoretical concepts that has emerged in physics during the twentieth century. It explains important properties of fundamental interactions at the microscopic scale, as well as universal properties of continuous macroscopic phase transitions. more...

#### Non-Equilibrium Phase Transitions

Springer Netherlands 2008; US$ 91.98This book describes two main classes of non-equilibrium phase-transitions: static and dynamics of transitions into an absorbing state, and dynamical scaling in far-from-equilibrium relaxation behavior and ageing. more...

#### The Kinetic Theory of Inert Dilute Plasmas

Springer Netherlands 2008; US$ 137.44This book constructs all the transport properties of the system within the framework of linear irreversible thermodynamics. This includes a systematic study of all possible cross effects as well as the famous H-theorem. more...

#### Nonextensive Entropy

Oxford University Press 2004; US$ 64.99A great variety of complex phenomena in many scientific fields exhibit power-law behavior, reflecting a hierarchical or fractal structure. Many of these phenomena seem to be susceptible to description using approaches drawn from thermodynamics or statistical mechanics, particularly approaches involving the maximization of entropy and of Boltzmann-Gibbs... more...

#### Kinetics of Phase Transitions

CRC Press 2009; US$ 188.95Providing a comprehensive introduction with the necessary background material to make it accessible for a wide scientific audience, "Kinetics of Phase Transitions" presents a timely discussion of current developments in domain-growth kinetics. This book combines pedagogical chapters from various leading experts in this area and focuses on... more...

#### A Guide to Monte Carlo Simulations in Statistical Physics

Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 68.00This book expands the topic of Monte Carlo simulation for graduate students and researchers in physics. more...

#### Econophysics and Sociophysics

Wiley 2007; US$ 290.00 US$ 251.33Using tricks to handle coupled nonlinear dynamical many-body systems, several advancements have already been made in understanding the behavior of markets/economic/social systems and their dynamics. The book intends to provide the reader with updated reviews on such major developments in both econophysics and sociophysics, by leading experts in the... more...

#### Deterministic Chaos

Wiley 2006; US$ 203.00 US$ 175.93A new edition of this well-established monograph, this volume provides a comprehensive overview over the still fascinating field of chaos research. The authors include recent developments such as systems with restricted degrees of freedom but put also a strong emphasis on the mathematical foundations. Partly illustrated in color, this fourth edition... more...