General Physics Products

  • The Maths and Physics of the Solar System

    1st Edition

    By Lucio Piccirillo

    This book provides readers with an understanding of the basic physics and mathematics that governs our solar system. It explores the mechanics of our Sun and planets; their orbits, tides, eclipses and many other fascinating phenomena. This book is a valuable resource for undergraduate students…

    Paperback – 2020-05-12 
    CRC Press

  • Immortality in Singularity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alexander N. Kharlamov

    This book explores and reconsiders the current vision of the achievements in mind transfer technology and digital immortality from a biomedical point of view. It provides a systematic review of the technological accomplishments in the field of mind transfer. It introduces a novel analytical…

    Hardback – 2019-12-30 
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • From Atoms to Galaxies

    A Conceptual Physics Approach to Scientific Awareness, 1st Edition

    By Sadri Hassani

     From Atoms to Galaxies: A Conceptual Physics Approach to Scientific Awareness teaches heightened scientific acuity as it educates students about the physical world and gives them answers to questions large and small. Written by Sadri Hassani, the author of several mathematical physics…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Gravitational Waves

    A History of Discovery, 1st Edition

    By Hartmut Grote

    The historic detection of gravitational waves on September 14, 2015, prompted by the highly energetic fusion of two black holes, has made events in the universe "audible" for the first time. This expansion of the scientific sensorium has opened a new chapter in astronomy and already led to, among…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09 
    CRC Press

  • The Science of Soccer

    2nd Edition

    By John Wesson

    Updated and revised throughout, this new edition of The Science of Soccer applies scientific analysis to football, giving us the answers to questions like "what's the chance of a team that wins the Premiership also winning the Cup? Can you predict how many goals will be scored? What's the best…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09 
    CRC Press

  • Benjamin Lax - Interviews on a Life in Physics at MIT

    Understanding and Exploiting the Effects of Magnetic Fields on Matter, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald Stevenson, Marion Reine, Roshan L. Aggarwal

    This book covers the life and 60-year career of Prof. Benjamin Lax (1915-2015), a preeminent physicist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), who played major roles in the development and applications of solid state and plasma physics. In an extensive series of autobiographical…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09 
    CRC Press

  • The Geometry of Musical Rhythm

    What Makes a "Good" Rhythm Good?, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Godfried T. Toussaint

    The original edition of The Geometry of Musical Rhythm was the first book to provide a systematic and accessible computational geometric analysis of the musical rhythms of the world. It explained how the study of the mathematical properties of musical rhythm generates common mathematical problems…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Real Scientists Don’t Wear Ties

    When Science Meets Culture, 1st Edition

    By Sidney Perkowitz

    Real Scientists Don’t Wear Ties links science to general and popular culture and everyday life in an easy-to-understand style. When a gifted writer of science selects his best pieces published in the world’s most reputable periodicals such as Nature, Discover, and MIT Technology Review, we get an…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • Spectral Functions in Mathematics and Physics

    1st Edition

    By Klaus Kirsten

    The literature on the spectral analysis of second order elliptic differential operators contains a great deal of information on the spectral functions for explicitly known spectra. The same is not true, however, for situations where the spectra are not explicitly known. Over the last several years,…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • England's Leonardo

    Robert Hooke and the Seventeenth-Century Scientific Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Allan Chapman

    All physicists are familiar with Hooke's law of springs, but few will know of his theory of combustion, that his Micrographia was the first book on microscopy, that his astronomical observations were some of the best seen at the time, that he contributed to the knowledge of respiration, insect…

    Paperback – 2019-10-24
    CRC Press

  • Sensors and Their Applications XII

    1st Edition

    Edited by S. J. Prosser, E. Lewis

    Sensors and Their Applications XII discusses novel research in the areas of sensors and transducers and provides insight into new and topical applications of this technology. It covers the underlying physics, fabrication technologies, and commercial applications of sensors. Some of the topics…

    Paperback – 2019-10-23
    CRC Press

  • Electromagnetic Instabilities in an Inhomogeneous Plasma

    1st Edition

    By A.B Mikhailovskii

    Electromagnetic Instabilities in an Inhomogeneous Plasma presents a comprehensive survey of the theory of electromagnetic instabilities in a magnetized inhomogeneous plasma, mainly in the classical approximation of straight and parallel magnetic field lines as well as magnetic-field curvature…

    Paperback – 2019-10-23
    CRC Press

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