# The Leading eBooks Store Online

## 3,667,858 members ⚫ 1,180,414 ebooks

Most popular at the top

#### Mathematical Methods of Many-Body Quantum Field Theory

CRC Press 2004; US$ 154.95Mathematical Methods of Many-Body Quantum Field Theory offers a comprehensive, mathematically rigorous treatment of many-body physics. It develops the mathematical tools for describing quantum many-body systems and applies them to the many-electron system. These tools include the formalism of second quantization, field theoretical perturbation theory,... more...

#### Quantum Theory as an Emergent Phenomenon

Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 44.00 US$ 36.08This 2004 book develops an approach to the conceptual foundations of quantum mechanics. more...

#### Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics

Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 250.00Benjamin Bederson contributed to the world of physics in many areas: in atomic physics, where he achieved renown by his scattering and polarizability experiments, as the Editor-in-Chief for the American Physical Society, where he saw the introduction of electronic publishing and a remarkable growth of the APS journals, with ever increasing world-wide... more...

#### Density-Functional Theory of Atoms and Molecules

Oxford University Press 1995; US$ 55.00 US$ 47.30Provides an account of the fundamental principles of the density-functional theory of the electronic structure of matter and its applications to atoms and molecules. This book contains a discussion of the chemical potential and its derivatives. It is intended for physicists, chemists, and advanced students in chemistry. more...

#### Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics

Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 250.00Book celebrating and honouring the work and life of Professor Herbert Walther. Areas of emphasis include quantum optics, in general, and BEC, atomic coherence, quantum interference, etc. in particular. · Pulls vast amount of information together in cohesive, easy to understand manner · Written by people who know and are familiar with Herbert Walther's... more...

#### Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics

Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 250.00This volume continues the tradition of the Advances series. It contains contributions from experts in the field of atomic, molecular, and optical (AMO) physics. The articles contain some review material, but are intended to provide a comprehensive picture of recent important developments in AMO physics. Both theoretical and experimental articles are... more...

#### Out of the Crystal Maze

Oxford University Press 1992; US$ 279.99 US$ 240.79This landmark work chronicles the origin and evolution of solid state physics, which grew to maturity between 1920 and 1960. The book examines the early roots of the field in industrial, scientific and artistic efforts and traces them through the 1950s, when many physicists around the world recognized themselves as members of a distinct subfield of... more...

#### Quaternionic Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Fields

Oxford University Press 1995; US$ 279.99 US$ 240.79It has been known since the 1930s that quantum mechanics can be formulated in quaternionic as well as complex Hilbert space. But systematic work on the quaternionic extension of standard quantum mechanics has scarcely begun. Authored by a world-renowned theoretical physicist, this book signals a major conceptual advance and gives a detailed development... more...

#### Quantentheorie

De Gruyter 2006; US$ 56.00Gives attention to the conceptual fundamentals of quantum theory and, inter alia, to the quantum mechanical measurement process and Bell's inequalities. This textbook for students of physics is geared towards the content of a two-semester course of lectures on quantum theory. more...

#### Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics

Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 250.00Volume 54 of the Advances Series contains ten contributions, covering a diversity of subject areas in atomic, molecular and optical physics. The article by Regal and Jin reviews the properties of a Fermi degenerate gas of cold potassium atoms in the crossover regime between the Bose-Einstein condensation of molecules and the condensation of fermionic... more...