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  • Superstring Theory: Volume 2, Loop Amplitudes, Anomalies and Phenomenologyby Michael B. Green; John H. Schwarz; Edward Witten

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 52.00

    The twenty-fifth anniversary edition featuring a new Preface, invaluable for graduate students and researchers in high energy physics and astrophysics. more...

  • Transport Phenomena in Particulate Systemsby Josť Teixeira Freire; Ana Maria da Silveira; Maria do Carmo Ferreira

    Bentham Science Publishers 2012; US$ 49.00

    This volume spans 10 chapters covering different aspects of transport phenomena including fixed and fluidized systems, spouted beds, electrochemical and wastewater treatment reactors. This e-book will be valuable for students, engineers and researchers aiming to keep updated on the latest developments on particulate systems. more...

  • Higgs Discoveryby Lisa Randall

    Random House 2012; US$ 8.45

    On July 4th, 2012, one of physics' most exhilarating results was announced: a new particle ? and very likely a new kind of particle ? had been discovered at the Large Hadron Collider, the huge particle accelerator designed to reproduce energies present in the universe a fraction of a second after the Big Bang. The particle's existence had been speculated... more...

  • Complex Materials in Physics and Biologyby F. Mallamace; H.E. Stanley

    IOS Press 2012; US$ 268.00

    The surprising connections which have developed between physics and various fields as diverse as biology and economics now constitute the fascinating research area known as complex materials and systems. The study of complex materials and processes is rapidly expanding, and many important experimental and theoretical discoveries have been made in recent... more...

  • Terahertz Physicsby R. A. Lewis

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 68.00

    Designed for independent learning, this is the first book for advanced undergraduate and graduate students in this exciting field. more...

  • The Beautiful Invisibleby Giovanni Vignale

    OUP Oxford 2011; US$ 23.99

    Theoretical physics, argues Giovanni Vignale, is an endeavour of deep imagination and creativity. And the quest to explain profoundly abstract ideas in concrete images makes it strangely akin to poetry and literature. Vignale leads us through beautiful and bizarre worlds, explaining them in his own unique way. more...

  • Schrodinger's Kittensby John Gribbin

    Orion 2012; US$ 12.99

    Accessible exploration of one of the most exciting areas of scientific inquiry - the nature of light. Following on from his bestseller, SCHRODINGER'S CAT, John Gribbin presents the recent dramatic improvements in experimental techniques that have enabled physicists to formulate and test new theories about the nature of light. He describes these... more...

  • Structure, Context, Complexity, Organizationby Karl-Erik Eriksson

    World Scientific Publishing Company 1987; US$ 75.00

    Using information theory the book defines quantitative measures for structure and textural information and relates them to thermodynamic negentropy. Other concepts like that of algorithmic information can be applied and used to define complexity and organization. Also defined are the physical value concepts, and how these relate to each other using... more...

  • The Theoretical Minimumby George Hrabovsky

    Penguin Books Ltd 2013; US$ 22.55

    In this unconventional and stimulating primer, world-class physicist Leonard Susskind and citizen-scientist George Hrabovsky combine forces to provide a brilliant first course in modern physics. Unlike most popular physics books - which give readers a taste of what physicists know but not what they actually do - Susskind and Hrabovsky teach the... more...

  • From Quantum to Cosmosby Neil Turok

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 18.94

    In this visionary book, Neil Turok explores the great discoveries of the past three centuries - from the classical mechanics of Newton; to the nature of light; to the bizarre world of the quantum; to the evolution of the cosmos; and even the recent findings of Higgs bosons at the Large Hadron Collider. Each new discovery has, over time, yielded... more...