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#### Four Laws That Drive the Universe

OUP Oxford 2010; US$ 7.99 US$ 6.87The laws of thermodynamics drive everything that happens in the universe. From the expansion of a cloud of gas to the cooling of hot metal, and from the unfurling of a leaf to the course of life itself - everything is directed and constrained by four simple laws. Peter Atkins' powerful introduction explains what the laws are and how they work. more...

#### Discover Entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics

World Scientific Publishing Company 2010; US$ 23.00This is a sequel to the author's book entitled "Entropy Demystified". The aim is essentially the same as that of the previous book by the author: to present Entropy and the Second Law as simple, meaningful and comprehensible concepts. In addition, this book presents a series of experiments which are designed to help the reader discover... more...

#### Transient Heat Transfer

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 49.95Making use of the dimensionless Biot number, this volume presents a new, direct computational method for transient heat transfer. The approach allows readers to make transient heat transfer calculations without using finite difference programs. more...

#### Commentary on the Principles of Thermodynamics by Pierre Duhem

Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 209.00This volume offers translations of early work of Pierre Duhem, illustrating his interest in the rigorous development of physical theory for which he is famous. Benefits scholars of history and philosophy of science, and the development of physical chemistry. more...

#### Introductory Statistical Thermodynamics

Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 69.95Introductory Statistical Thermodynamics is a text for an introductory one-semester course in statistical thermodynamics for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students in physics and engineering. The book offers a high level of detail in derivations of all equations and results. This information is necessary for students to grasp difficult concepts... more...

#### La búsqueda de lo major personal

Shell Education 2010; US$ 8.99True or False: The only reason to play sports is to have fun. False! They also offer opportunities for readers to learn and apply concepts and principles related to force and motion. Readers learn how science plays a critical factor in any athlete’s quest to be the best at his or her sport. They read how mass is related to acceleration and velocity.... more...

#### Advances in Heat Transfer

Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 211.00Advances in Heat Transfer fills the information gap between regularly scheduled journals and university-level textbooks by providing in-depth review articles over a broader scope than in journals or texts. The articles, which serve as a broad review for experts in the field, will also be of great interest to non-specialists who need to keep up-to-date... more...

#### Heat Conduction

Wiley 2012; US$ 175.00 US$ 151.67The long-awaited revision of the bestseller on heat conduction Heat Conduction, Third Edition is an update of the classic text on heat conduction, replacing some of the coverage of numerical methods with content on micro- and nanoscale heat transfer. With an emphasis on the mathematics and underlying physics, this new edition has considerable... more...

#### Introduction to Heat Transfer

WIT Press 2012; US$ 298.00Presenting the basic mechanisms for transfer of heat, Introduction to Heat Transfer gives a deeper and more comprehensive view than existing titles on the subject. Derivation and presentation of analytical and empirical methods are provided for calculation of heat transfer rates and temperature fields as well as pressure drop. The book covers thermal... more...

#### Interfacial Convection in Multilayer Systems

Springer New York 2011; US$ 139.00The revised edition of this systematic investigation of convection in systems comprised of liquid layers with deformatable interfaces offers new material on flows in ultra thin films. The text also reflects progress into dynamics of complex fluids. more...