The Restless Universe Applications of Gravitational N-Body Dynamics to Planetary Stellar and Galactic Systems
Laser Sources and Applications
Quantum Dynamics of Simple Systems Proceedings of the Forty Fourth Scottish Universities Summer School in Physics, Stirling, August 1994
General Relativity Proceedings of the Forty Sixth Scottish Universities Summer School in Physics, Aberdeen, July 1995
Quantitative Microbeam Analysis
Edited By Dino A. Jaroszynski, R.A. Bingham, R.A Cairns
May 22, 2017
A Solid Compendium of Advanced Diagnostic and Simulation Tools Exploring the most exciting and topical areas in this field, Laser-Plasma Interactions focuses on the interaction of intense laser radiation with plasma. After discussing the basic theory of the interaction of intense electromagnetic ...
By John Loveday
October 12, 2016
High-pressure science has undergone a revolution in the last 15 years. The development of intense new x-ray and neutron sources, improved detectors, new instrumentation, greatly increased computation power, and advanced computational algorithms have enabled researchers to determine the behavior of ...
Edited By A. Miller, D.T. Reid, D.M. Finlayson
April 01, 2004
Ultrafast photonics has become an interdisciplinary topic of high international research interest because of the spectacular development of compact and efficient lasers producing optical pulses with durations in the femtosecond time domain. Present day long-haul telecommunications systems are ...
Edited By C.T.H Davies, S.M Playfer
June 26, 2002
This book provides a thorough introduction to the phenomenology of heavy flavour physics, those working on the B-factories, LHCb, BTeV, HERA and the Tevatron. It explains how heavy quark theory could be implemented on the lattice, and discusses the status of CP-violation in the neutral kaon system....
By Bonnie Steves, A.J Maciejewski
September 01, 2001
The Restless Universe: Applications of Gravitational N-Body Dynamics to Planetary Stellar and Galactic Systems stimulates the cross-fertilization of ideas, methods, and applications among the different communities who work in the gravitational N-body problem arena, across diverse fields of ...
Edited By Michael E. Cates, M.R Evans
January 01, 2000
Covering colloids, polymers, surfactant phases, emulsions, and granular media, Soft and Fragile Matter: Nonequilibrium Dynamics, Metastability and Flow (PBK) provides self-contained and pedagogical coverage of the rapidly advancing field of systems driven out of equilibrium, with a strong emphasis ...
Edited By S.L Lee, R Cywinski, S.H Kilcoyne
January 01, 1999
Muon science is rapidly assuming a central role in scientific and technological studies of the solid state within the disciplines of physics, chemistry, and materials science. Muon Science: Muons in Physics, Chemistry and Materials presents key developments in both theoretical and experimental ...
Edited By A. Miller, D Finlayson, M Ebrahimzadeh
January 01, 1999
The development and application of low-dimensional semiconductors have been rapid and spectacular during the past decade. Ever improving epitaxial growth and device fabrication techniques have allowed access to some remarkable new physics in quantum confined structures while a plethora of new ...
Edited By A. Miller, D.M. Finlayson
January 01, 1997
Recent years have witnessed rapid advances in the development of solid state, fiber, semiconductor, and parametric sources of coherent radiation, which are opening up new opportunities for laser applications. Laser Sources and Applications provides a tutorial introduction to the basic principles of...
Edited By G.L Oppo, Stephen M. Barnett, E Riis, M Wilkinson
January 01, 1997
The present level of experimental sophistication in quantum physics allows physicists to explore domains unimaginable just a decade ago and to test the most fundamental laws of quantum mechanics. This has led to renewed interest in devising new tests, experiments, and devices where it is possible ...
Edited By G.S Hall, J.R Pulham
January 01, 1996
General Relativity provides an unusually broad survey of the current state of this field. Chapters on mathematical relativity cover many topics, including initial value problems, a new approach to the partial differential equations of physics, and work on exact solutions. The chapters on ...
Edited By A.G Fitzgerald, B.E Storey, D.J Fabian
January 01, 1993
Quantitative Microbeam Analysis provides a comprehensive introduction to the field of quantitative microbeam analysis (MQA). MQA is a technique used to analyze subatomic quantities of materials blasted from a surface by a laser or particle beam, providing information on the structure and ...