Recommended CHOICE Titles from Routledge and CRC Press 2012 - 2019

A full list of titles reviewed as "Recommended" by CHOICE Magazine, 2012-2019.


The full list of Routledge Physics titles reviewed as Recommended by CHOICE Magazine since 2015. 

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  • Universe Dynamics

    The Least Action Principle and Lagrange’s Equations, 1st Edition

    By Jacques Vanier, Cipriana Tomescu (Mandache)

    Brought together in one focused and exclusive treatment, this book provides an elementary introduction to the important role and use of the least action principle and the resulting Lagrange’s equations in the analysis of the laws that govern the universe. It is an ideal complimentary resource to…

    Hardback – 2019-01-14
    CRC Press

  • Cosmology

    1st Edition

    By Nicola Vittorio

    Modern cosmology has changed significantly over the years, from the discovery to the precision measurement era. The data now available provide a wealth of information, mostly consistent with a model where dark matter and dark energy are in a rough proportion of 3:7. The time is right for a fresh…

    Hardback – 2017-11-14
    CRC Press
    Series in Astronomy and Astrophysics

  • Solar Fuels

    Materials, Physics, and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Theodore Goodson, III

    Written for use as a text and reference for those interested in how new materials may be used to capture, store, and use solar energy for alternative energy resources in everyday life, Solar Fuels: Materials, Physics, and Applications discusses the fundamentals of new materials and the physical…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01
    CRC Press

  • Foundations for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

    1st Edition

    By Nils O. Petersen

    Do you ever wonder why size is so important at the scale of nanosystems? Do you want to understand the fundamental principles that govern the properties of nanomaterials? Do you want to establish a foundation for working in the field of nanoscience and nanotechnology? Then this book is written with…

    Hardback – 2017-04-13
    CRC Press

  • Quantum Effects in Tribology

    1st Edition

    By Dmitry Nikolaevich Lyubimov, Kirill Nikolaevich Dolgopolov

    Quantum Effects in Tribology is devoted to the study of quantum foundations of materials friction interaction and evolutionary formation of tribosystem’s operating parameters. At the start of the book, large consideration is given to the analysis of the existing diversity of friction, wear, and…

    Hardback – 2017-01-11
    CRC Press

  • Biocalorimetry

    Foundations and Contemporary Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Margarida Bastos

    Connecting past, present, and future instrument development and use, Biocalorimetry: Foundations and Contemporary Approaches explores biocalorimetry’s history, fundamentals, methodologies, and applications. Some of the most prominent calorimeter developers and users share invaluable personal…

    Hardback – 2016-05-09
    CRC Press

  • Basics of Molecular Recognition

    1st Edition

    By Dipankar Chatterji

    Basics of Molecular Recognition explores fundamental recognition principles between monomers or macromolecules that lead to diverse biological functions. Based on the author’s longtime courses, the book helps readers understand the structural aspects of macromolecular recognition and stimulates…

    Hardback – 2016-04-13
    CRC Press

  • Stellar Explosions

    Hydrodynamics and Nucleosynthesis, 1st Edition

    By Jordi Jose

    Stars are the main factories of element production in the universe through a suite of complex and intertwined physical processes. Such stellar alchemy is driven by multiple nuclear interactions that through eons have transformed the pristine, metal-poor ashes leftover by the Big Bang into a cosmos…

    Hardback – 2015-12-22
    CRC Press
    Series in Astronomy and Astrophysics

  • Terahertz Astronomy

    1st Edition

    By Christopher K. Walker

    A Powerful Window into Cosmic Evolution Terahertz (THz) observations of interstellar atoms, molecules, and dust serve as powerful probes of the conditions within the interstellar medium that permeates our galaxy, providing insights into the origins of stars, planets, galaxies, and the Universe.…

    Hardback – 2015-10-16
    CRC Press

  • Wave Optics

    Basic Concepts and Contemporary Trends, 1st Edition

    By Subhasish Dutta Gupta, Nirmalya Ghosh, Ayan Banerjee

    Wave Optics: Basic Concepts and Contemporary Trends combines classical optics with some of the latest developments in the field to provide readers with an appreciation and understanding of advanced research topics. Requiring only a basic knowledge of electromagnetic theory and mathematics, this…

    Hardback – 2015-10-15
    CRC Press

  • Thermodynamics Kept Simple - A Molecular Approach

    What is the Driving Force in the World of Molecules?, 1st Edition

    By Roland Kjellander

    Thermodynamics Kept Simple – A Molecular Approach: What is the Driving Force in the World of Molecules? offers a truly unique way of teaching and thinking about basic thermodynamics that helps students overcome common conceptual problems. For example, the book explains the concept of entropy from…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2015-08-25
    CRC Press