Science titles now on Routledge Handbooks Online!

We are happy to announce the addition of 160+ science titles from our renowned imprint, CRC Press, to the Routledge Handbooks Online platform. Read chapters related to your research, enrich your findings and inform your own future publications with our new range of science titles.

Physics

  • Handbook of Visual Optics, Volume One

    Fundamentals and Eye Optics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pablo Artal

    Handbook of Visual Optics offers an authoritative overview of encyclopedic knowledge in the field of physiological optics. It builds from fundamental concepts to the science and technology of instruments and practical procedures of vision correction, integrating expert knowledge from physics,…

    Hardback – 2017-04-13
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Visual Optics, Volume Two

    Instrumentation and Vision Correction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pablo Artal

    Handbook of Visual Optics offers an authoritative overview of encyclopedic knowledge in the field of physiological optics. It builds from fundamental concepts to the science and technology of instruments and practical procedures of vision correction, integrating expert knowledge from physics,…

    Hardback – 2017-04-13
    CRC Press

  • The Illustrated Wavelet Transform Handbook

    Introductory Theory and Applications in Science, Engineering, Medicine and Finance, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Paul S. Addison

    This second edition of The Illustrated Wavelet Transform Handbook: Introductory Theory and Applications in Science, Engineering, Medicine and Finance has been fully updated and revised to reflect recent developments in the theory and practical applications of wavelet transform methods. The book is…

    Hardback – 2016-12-29
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Small Animal Imaging

    Preclinical Imaging, Therapy, and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by George C. Kagadis, Nancy L. Ford, Dimitrios N. Karnabatidis, George K. Loudos

    The use of small animal models in basic and preclinical sciences constitutes an integral part of testing new pharmaceutical agents prior to their application in clinical practice. New imaging and therapeutic approaches need to be tested and validated first in animals before application to humans.…

    Hardback – 2016-04-12
    CRC Press
    Imaging in Medical Diagnosis and Therapy

  • Handbook of Granular Materials

    1st Edition

    Edited by Scott V. Franklin, Mark D. Shattuck

    Granular systems arise in a variety of geological and industrial settings, from landslides, avalanches, and erosion to agricultural grains and pharmaceutical powders. Understanding the underlying physics that governs their behavior is the key to developing effective handling and transport…

    Hardback – 2015-10-09
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Ion Channels

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jie Zheng, Matthew C. Trudeau

    The New Benchmark for Understanding the Latest Developments of Ion Channels Ion channels control the electrical properties of neurons and cardiac cells, mediate the detection and response to sensory stimuli, and regulate the response to physical stimuli. They can often interact with the cellular…

    Hardback – 2015-02-25
    CRC Press

  • The Physiological Measurement Handbook

    1st Edition

    Edited by John G. Webster

    The Physiological Measurement Handbook presents an extensive range of topics that encompass the subject of measurement in all departments of medicine. The handbook describes the use of instruments and techniques for practical measurements required in medicine. It covers sensors, techniques,…

    Hardback – 2014-12-11
    CRC Press
    Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering

  • Handbook of Optical Sensors

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jose Luis Santos, Faramarz Farahi

    Handbook of Optical Sensors provides a comprehensive and integrated view of optical sensors, addressing the fundamentals, structures, technologies, applications, and future perspectives. Featuring chapters authored by recognized experts and major contributors to the field, this essential reference:…

    Hardback – 2014-10-29
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Photomedicine

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael R. Hamblin, Yingying Huang

    Providing the most comprehensive, up-to-date coverage of this exciting biomedical field, Handbook of Photomedicine gathers together a large team of international experts to give you a complete account of the application of light in healthcare and medical science. The book progresses logically from…

    Hardback – 2013-10-22
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Silicon Photonics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Laurent Vivien, Lorenzo Pavesi

    The development of integrated silicon photonic circuits has recently been driven by the Internet and the push for high bandwidth as well as the need to reduce power dissipation induced by high data-rate signal transmission. To reach these goals, efficient passive and active silicon photonic devices…

    Hardback – 2013-04-26
    CRC Press
    Series in Optics and Optoelectronics

  • Handbook of 3D Machine Vision

    Optical Metrology and Imaging, 1st Edition

    Edited by Song Zhang

    With the ongoing release of 3D movies and the emergence of 3D TVs, 3D imaging technologies have penetrated our daily lives. Yet choosing from the numerous 3D vision methods available can be frustrating for scientists and engineers, especially without a comprehensive resource to consult. Filling…

    Hardback – 2013-03-15
    CRC Press
    Series in Optics and Optoelectronics

  • Handbook of Lipid Bilayers

    2nd Edition

    By Derek Marsh

    Now in its second edition, the Handbook of Lipid Bilayers is a groundbreaking work that remains the field’s definitive text and only comprehensive source for primary physicochemical data relating to phospholipid bilayers. Along with basic thermodynamic data, coverage includes both dynamic and…

    Hardback – 2013-02-15
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics, Volume One

    Overview and Fundamentals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Harindra Joseph Fernando

    With major implications for applied physics, engineering, and the natural and social sciences, the rapidly growing area of environmental fluid dynamics focuses on the interactions of human activities, environment, and fluid motion. A landmark for the field, the two-volume Handbook of Environmental…

    Hardback – 2012-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics, Volume Two

    Systems, Pollution, Modeling, and Measurements, 1st Edition

    Edited by Harindra Joseph Fernando

    With major implications for applied physics, engineering, and the natural and social sciences, the rapidly growing area of environmental fluid dynamics focuses on the interactions of human activities, environment, and fluid motion. A landmark for the field, the two-volume Handbook of Environmental…

    Hardback – 2012-12-12
    CRC Press

  • Nanofabrication Handbook

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stefano Cabrini, Satoshi Kawata

    While many books are dedicated to individual aspects of nanofabrication, there is no single source that defines and explains the total vision of the field. Filling this gap, Nanofabrication Handbook presents a unique collection of new and the most important established approaches to nanofabrication…

    Hardback – 2012-02-24
    CRC Press

  • Handbook for Highly Charged Ion Spectroscopic Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yaming Zou, Roger Hutton, Fred Currell, Indrek Martinson, Siegbert Hagmann

    The spectroscopy of highly charged ions plays a key role in numerous areas of physics, from quantum electrodynamics (QED) and parity nonconservation (PNC) testing to fusion and plasma physics to x-ray astronomy. Handbook for Highly Charged Ion Spectroscopic Research brings together many of the…

    Hardback – 2011-09-20
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Spin Transport and Magnetism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Evgeny Y. Tsymbal, Igor Zutic

    In the past several decades, the research on spin transport and magnetism has led to remarkable scientific and technological breakthroughs, including Albert Fert and Peter Grünberg’s Nobel Prize-winning discovery of giant magnetoresistance (GMR) in magnetic metallic multilayers. Handbook of Spin…

    Hardback – 2011-08-25
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Handbook of Magnetic Measurements

    1st Edition

    By Slawomir Tumanski

    While magnetic devices are used in a range of applications, the availability of up-to-date books on magnetic measurements is quite limited. Collecting state-of-the-art knowledge from information scattered throughout the literature, Handbook of Magnetic Measurements covers a wide spectrum of topics…

    Hardback – 2011-06-23
    CRC Press
    Series in Sensors

  • Handbook of Biomedical Optics

    1st Edition

    Edited by David A. Boas, Constantinos Pitris, Nimmi Ramanujam

    Biomedical optics holds tremendous promise to deliver effective, safe, non- or minimally invasive diagnostics and targeted, customizable therapeutics. Handbook of Biomedical Optics provides an in-depth treatment of the field, including coverage of applications for biomedical research, diagnosis,…

    Hardback – 2011-06-14
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Surface and Nanometrology

    2nd Edition

    By David J. Whitehouse

    Since the publication of the first edition, miniaturization and nanotechnology have become inextricably linked to traditional surface geometry and metrology. This interdependence of scales has had profound practical implications. Updated and expanded to reflect many new developments, Handbook of…

    Hardback – 2010-12-20
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Nanophysics

    Nanomedicine and Nanorobotics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus D. Sattler

    The tools of nanodiagnostics, nanotherapy, and nanorobotics are expected to revolutionize the future of medicine, leading to presymptomatic diagnosis of disease, highly effective targeted treatment therapy, and minimum side effects. Handbook of Nanophysics: Nanomedicine and Nanorobotics…

    Hardback – 2010-09-17
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Nanophysics

    Clusters and Fullerenes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus D. Sattler

    The field of nanoscience was pioneered in the 1980s with the groundbreaking research on clusters, which later led to the discovery of fullerenes. Handbook of Nanophysics: Clusters and Fullerenes focuses on the fundamental physics of these nanoscale materials and structures. Each peer-reviewed…

    Hardback – 2010-09-17
    CRC Press
    Handbook of Nanophysics

  • Handbook of Nanophysics

    Nanoparticles and Quantum Dots, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus D. Sattler

    In the 1990s, nanoparticles and quantum dots began to be used in optical, electronic, and biological applications. Now they are being studied for use in solid-state quantum computation, tumor imaging, and photovoltaics. Handbook of Nanophysics: Nanoparticles and Quantum Dots focuses on the…

    Hardback – 2010-09-17
    CRC Press
    Handbook of Nanophysics

  • Handbook of Nanophysics

    Nanotubes and Nanowires, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus D. Sattler

    Intensive research on fullerenes, nanoparticles, and quantum dots in the 1990s led to interest in nanotubes and nanowires in subsequent years. Handbook of Nanophysics: Nanotubes and Nanowires focuses on the fundamental physics and latest applications of these important nanoscale materials and…

    Hardback – 2010-09-17
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Nanophysics

    Nanoelectronics and Nanophotonics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus D. Sattler

    Many bottom-up and top-down techniques for nanomaterial and nanostructure generation have enabled the development of applications in nanoelectronics and nanophotonics.  Handbook of Nanophysics: Nanoelectronics and Nanophotonics explores important recent applications of nanophysics in the areas…

    Hardback – 2010-09-17
    CRC Press
    Handbook of Nanophysics

  • Handbook of Nanophysics

    Principles and Methods, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus D. Sattler

    Covering the key theories, tools, and techniques of this dynamic field, Handbook of Nanophysics: Principles and Methods elucidates the general theoretical principles and measurements of nanoscale systems. Each peer-reviewed chapter contains a broad-based introduction and enhances understanding of…

    Hardback – 2010-09-17
    CRC Press
    Handbook of Nanophysics

  • Handbook of Nanophysics

    Functional Nanomaterials, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus D. Sattler

    Handbook of Nanophysics: Functional Nanomaterials illustrates the importance of tailoring nanomaterials to achieve desired functions in applications. Each peer-reviewed chapter contains a broad-based introduction and enhances understanding of the state-of-the-art scientific content through…

    Hardback – 2010-09-17
    CRC Press
    Handbook of Nanophysics

  • Handbook of Photonics for Biomedical Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Valery V. Tuchin

    The Handbook of Photonics for Biomedical Science analyzes achievements, new trends, and perspectives of photonics in its application to biomedicine. With contributions from world-renowned experts in the field, the handbook describes advanced biophotonics methods and techniques intensively developed…

    Hardback – 2010-05-18
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Physics in Medicine and Biology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Splinter

    In considering ways that physics has helped advance biology and medicine, what typically comes to mind are the various tools used by researchers and clinicians. We think of the optics put to work in microscopes, endoscopes, and lasers; the advanced diagnostics permitted through magnetic, x-ray, and…

    Hardback – 2010-04-05
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Anatomical Models for Radiation Dosimetry

    1st Edition

    Edited by Xie George Xu, Keith F. Eckerman

    Over the past few decades, the radiological science community has developed and applied numerous models of the human body for radiation protection, diagnostic imaging, and nuclear medicine therapy. The Handbook of Anatomical Models for Radiation Dosimetry provides a comprehensive review of the…

    Hardback – 2009-09-01
    CRC Press
    Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering

  • Handbook of Optical Sensing of Glucose in Biological Fluids and Tissues

    1st Edition

    Edited by Valery V. Tuchin

    Although noninvasive, continuous monitoring of glucose concentration in blood and tissues is one of the most challenging areas in medicine, a wide range of optical techniques has recently been designed to help develop robust noninvasive methods for glucose sensing. For the first time in book form,…

    Hardback – 2008-12-22
    CRC Press
    Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering

  • Handbook of Radiotherapy Physics

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by P Mayles, A Nahum, J.C Rosenwald

    From background physics and biological models to the latest imaging and treatment modalities, the Handbook of Radiotherapy Physics: Theory and Practice covers all theoretical and practical aspects of radiotherapy physics.In this comprehensive reference, each part focuses on a major area of…

    Hardback – 2007-06-12
    CRC Press