By A. S. Alexandrov (auth.), Annette Bussmann-Holder, Hugo Keller (eds.)
This ebook containing 30 articles written by means of hugely reputed specialists is devoted to ok. Alex Müller at the social gathering of his eightieth birthday. The contributions mirror the most important learn components of ok. Alex Müller which he activated in hot temperature superconductivity and section transitions. they're theoretical in addition to experimental ones and concentration normally on extreme temperature superconductivity. A smaller half bargains with ferroelectricity and their purposes. additionally during this box there have lately been significant holiday throughs experimentally in addition to theoretically with a view to be addressed by means of the invited authors.
During the medical occupation of ok. Alex Müller he made significant advances within the knowing of ferroelectricity, which was once his significant study box. the invention of superconductivity in cuprates for which he got including J. Georg Bednorz the Nobel Prize in 1987 has no longer reduced his curiosity during this zone, yet has enlarged his actions significantly.
By Lawrence M. Krauss
Fear of Physics is a full of life, irreverent, and informative examine every little thing from the physics of boiling water to state-of-the-art study on the observable limits of the universe. wealthy with anecdotes and obtainable examples, it nimbly levels over the instruments and concept at the back of the realm of contemporary physics, taking the secret out of what's basically a really human highbrow endeavor.</Div>
By J. Perina, Z. Hradil, B. Jurco
By Grossi M.
By Dickinson R. G., Sherrill M. S.
By Oliver M. O'Reilly
This booklet has adequate fabric for 2 full-length semester classes in complicated engineering dynamics. As such it comprises tracks (which overlap in places). through the first direction a Newton-Euler technique is used, via a Lagrangian method within the moment. In discussing rotations for the second one direction, time constraints enable a close dialogue of in simple terms the Euler attitude parameterization of a rotation tensor from bankruptcy 6 and a short point out of the examples on inflexible physique dynamics mentioned in bankruptcy nine. The textual content contains worthy routines on the finish of every bankruptcy which are hugely dependent and meant as a self-study relief. proven options are supplied, a lot of which might be played in simulation utilizing MATLAB® or Mathematica®.
By R.K. Shukla
Compatible for numerous aggressive examinations and for the 1st 12 months engineering scholars, this publication includes diagrams, worked-out examples and similar questions-answers.
By K. K. Thornber (auth.), George J. Papadopoulos, J. T. Devreese (eds.)
By Katherine Richardson
By R. E. Peierls
This booklet develops the topic from the fundamental rules of quantum mechanics. The emphasis is on a unmarried assertion of the tips underlying many of the approximations that experience for use and care is taken to split sound arguments from conjecture. This booklet is written for the scholar of theoretical physics who desires to paintings within the box of solids and for the experimenter with a data of quantum concept who's no longer content material to take different people's arguments with no consideration. The remedy covers the electron concept of metals in addition to the dynamics of crystals, together with the author's paintings at the thermal conductivity of crystals which has been formerly released in English.