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#### Mathematical Physics X

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 99.00th This volume contains the proceedings of the X Congress of the Interna tional Association of Mathematical Physics, held at the University of Leipzig from 30 July until 9 August 1991. There were more than 400 participants, from 29 countries, making it a truly international gathering. The congress had the support of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft,... more...

#### Physics of Ferroelectrics

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 259.00During the past two decades, revolutionary breakthroughs have occurred in the understanding of ferroelectric materials, both from the perspective of theory and experiment. First principles approaches, including the Berry phase formulation of ferroelectricity, now allow accurate, quantitative predictions of material properties, and single crystalline... more...

#### Emilie du Châtelet between Leibniz and Newton

Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 159.00This book describes Emilie du Chatelet known as "Emilia Newtonmania", and her innovative and outstanding position within the controversy between Newton and Leibniz, one of the fundamental scientific discourses of her time. more...

#### High Permittivity Gate Dielectric Materials

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 179.00This book covers all aspects of the physics and the technology of high permittivity gate dielectric materials. Each chapter covers basic topics, reviews the literature, and details the research contributions of the author's group to the subject. more...

#### Conformal Field Theory, Automorphic Forms and Related Topics

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014; US$ 169.00This book, part of the series Contributions in Mathematical and Computational Sciences, reviews recent developments in the theory of vertex operator algebras (VOAs) and their applications to mathematics and physics. The mathematical theory of VOAs originated from the famous monstrous moonshine conjectures of J.H. Conway and S.P. Norton, which predicted... more...

#### The Dialectic Relation Between Physics and Mathematics in the XIXth Century

Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 119.00Bringing together contributions from leading experts, and offering much-needed insight, this book analyses historical problems in the use of mathematics in physics, the use of physics in mathematics and the emergence of the discipline of Mathematical Physics. more...

#### Strongly Correlated Systems

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 129.00This volume presents modern numerical methods specifically tailored for the analysis of strongly correlated systems. It also gives the numerical basis for the design of novel materials with functional properties emerging from macroscopic quantum behaviors. more...

#### Physik im Kalten Krieg

Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 69.99?Während des Kalten Krieges spielten die physikalischen Wissenschaften eine zentrale Rolle in den beiden Machtblöcken. Die Beiträge in diesem Sammelband nehmen zum einen das Extrem dieses Spannungsverhältnisses in den Blick, wie Ideologie und Politik die Entwicklung der Physik beeinflussten und deformierten oder wie diese Lebensläufe zerstört haben.... more...

#### Progress in Mathematical Relativity, Gravitation and Cosmology

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 169.00This book contains contributions from the Spanish Relativity Meeting, ERE 2012, held in Guimarães, Portugal, September 2012. It features more than 70 papers on a range of topics in general relativity and gravitation, from mathematical cosmology, numerical relativity and black holes to string theory and quantum gravity. Under the title "Progress... more...

#### Computational Problems in Engineering

Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 179.00This book presents modern computational techniques for solving problems in electrical, mechanical, civil and chemical engineering. Includes new and advanced methods and variations of known techniques that can solve difficult scientific problems efficiently. more...