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#### Biaxial Nematic Liquid Crystals

Wiley 2015; US$ 198.50In the nematic liquid crystal phase, rod-shaped molecules move randomly but remain essentially parallel to one another. Biaxial nematics, which were first predicted in 1970 by Marvin Freiser, have their molecules differentially oriented along two axes. They have the potential to create displays with fast switching times and may have applications in... more...

#### Introduction to Soliton Theory

Springer 2005; US$ 279.00This monograph provides the application of soliton theory to solve certain problems selected from the fields of mechanics. The work is based of the authors? research, and on some specified, significant results existing in the literature. The present monograph is not a simple translation of its predecessor appeared in Publishing House of the Romanian... more...

#### Kinks and Domain Walls

Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 48.00Introduction to solitons for graduate students and academic researchers in theoretical physics, particle physics, cosmology and condensed matter physics. more...

#### Solitary Waves in Dispersive Complex Media

Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 269.00Deals with the theoretical, analytical and advanced numerical study of the structure and dynamics of one-dimensional as well as two- and three-dimensional solitons and nonlinear waves described by Korteweg-de Vries (KdV), Kadomtsev-Petviashvili (KP), nonlinear Schrodinger (NLS) and derivative NLS (DNLS) classes of equations. more...

#### Hamiltonian Methods in the Theory of Solitons

Springer 2007; US$ 49.95The main characteristic of this classic exposition of the inverse scattering method and its applications to soliton theory is its consistent Hamiltonian approach to the theory. The nonlinear Schrodinger equation is considered as a main example, forming the first part of the book. The second part examines such fundamental models as the sine-Gordon equation... more...

#### Vibrations and Waves

Wiley 2013; US$ 62.00The Manchester Physics Series General Editors: F.K. Loebinger; F. Mandl; D.J. Sandiford, School of Physics and Astronomy, The University of Manchester Properties of Matter: B.H. Flowers and E Mendoza Statistical Physics , Second Edition: F. Mandl Electromagnetism , Second Edition: I.S. Grant and W.R.Phillips Statistics , R.J. Barlow ... more...

#### Solitary Waves in Fluids

WIT Press 2007; US$ 162.00After the initial observation by John Scott Russell of a solitary wave in a canal, his insightful laboratory experiments and the subsequent theoretical work of Boussinesq, Rayleigh and Korteweg and de Vries, interest in solitary waves in fluids lapsed until the mid 1960's with the seminal paper of Zabusky and Kruskal describing the discovery of... more...

#### Relativistic Quantum Mechanics

Cambridge University Press 1998; US$ 80.00Graduate text introducing relativistic quantum theory, emphasising important applications in condensed matter physics. more...

#### Solitons and Particles

World Scientific Publishing Company 1984; US$ 168.00This is the most up-to-date book on solitons and is divided into two parts. Part 1: Detailed introductory lectures on different aspects of solitons plus lectures on the mathematical aspects on this subject. Part 2: Is a collection of reprints on mathematical theories of solitons, solitons in field theory, solitons as particles and their properties,... more...