General Physics Products

  • Magnetics, Dielectrics, and Wave Propagation with MATLAB® Codes

    1st Edition

    By Carmine Vittoria

    Because future microwave, magnetic resonance, and wave propagation systems will involve miniature devices, nanosize structures, multifunctional applications, and composites of various types of materials, their development requires distinctly multidisciplinary collaborations. That means specialized…

    Hardback – 2010-09-03
    CRC Press

  • Physics of Sailing

    1st Edition

    By John Kimball

    Breaking down the complicated concepts of speed, acceleration, torque, fluid mechanics, and surface physics, Physics of Sailing provides a lively, easily accessible introduction to the basic science underlying the sport of sailing. It illustrates the many ways physics can be used to understand the…

    Paperback – 2009-12-22
    CRC Press

  • Superstrings and Other Things

    A Guide to Physics, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Carlos I. Calle

    A research scientist at NASA working on planetary exploration, Carlos Calle has the opportunity to ponder what seems imponderable, but while that might make Dr. Calle unusual, what makes him truly special is his ability to translate the algebraic formulas and calculus-based logic into concepts that…

    Paperback – 2009-12-22
    CRC Press

  • Understanding Solid State Physics

    1st Edition

    By Sharon Ann Holgate

    Enables students to easily grasp basic solid state physics principles Keeping the mathematics to a minimum yet losing none of the required rigor, Understanding Solid State Physics clearly explains basic physics principles to provide a firm grounding in the subject. The author underscores the…

    Paperback – 2009-12-16
    CRC Press

  • The Silicon Web

    Physics for the Internet Age, 1st Edition

    By Michael G. Raymer

    The technology behind computers, fiber optics, and networks did not originate in the minds of engineers attempting to build an Internet. The Internet is a culmination of intellectual work by thousands of minds spanning hundreds of years. We have built concept upon concept and technology upon…

    Hardback – 2009-06-23
    CRC Press

  • Measured Tones

    The Interplay of Physics and Music, Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    By Ian Johnston

    Most books concerned with physics and music take an approach that puts physical theory before application. Consequently, these works tend to dampen aesthetic fascination with preludes burdened by an overabundance of algebraic formulae. In Measured Tones: The Interplay of Physics and Music Third…

    Hardback – 2009-06-01
    CRC Press

  • Quantum Reality

    Theory and Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Allday

    Probably the most successful scientific theory ever created, quantum theory has profoundly changed our view of the world and extended the limits of our knowledge, impacting both the theoretical interpretation of a tremendous range of phenomena and the practical development of a host of…

    Paperback – 2009-03-03
    CRC Press

  • Questioning the Universe

    Concepts in Physics, 1st Edition

    By Ahren Sadoff

    WINNER 2009 CHOICE AWARD OUTSTANDING ACADEMIC TITLE! The typical introduction to physics leaves readers with the impression that physics is about 30 different, unconnected topics such as motion, forces, gravity, electricity, light, heat, energy, and atoms. More often than not, these readers are…

    Paperback – 2008-12-16
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Physics at a Glance

    Full Physics Content of the New GCSE, 1st Edition

    By Tim Mills

    This book aims to cover all the GCSE Physics material needed to meet the specifications of the examining boards Edexcel, AQA, WJEC and OCR (both 21st Century Science and Gateway) both for single and double awards. The content also covers the additional topics necessary for the Physics GCSE single…

    Paperback – 2008-10-30
    CRC Press

  • Biographical Encyclopedia of Scientists

    3rd Edition

    Edited by John Daintith

    New Edition of a Highly Regarded Reference As the first fully updated version in almost a decade, this comprehensive compendium brings together 2400 scientists who have made important contributions to the wide world of science. Rather than a Who’s-Who style laundry list, this user-friendly…

    Hardback – 2008-08-18
    CRC Press

  • Yoshio Nishina

    Father of Modern Physics in Japan, 1st Edition

    By Dong-Won Kim

    Yoshio Nishina not only made a great contribution to the emergence of a research network that produced two Nobel prize winners, but he also raised the overall level of physics in Japan. Focusing on his roles as researcher, teacher, and statesman of science, Yoshio Nishina: Father of Modern Physics…

    Hardback – 2007-05-30
    CRC Press

  • The New Cosmic Onion

    Quarks and the Nature of the Universe, 1st Edition

    By Frank Close

    Not since Newton’s apple has there been a physics phenomenon as deliciously appealing to the masses as Frank Close’s Cosmic Onion.  Widely embraced by scientists and laypersons alike, the book quickly became an international bestseller. Translated into seven languages, it propelled the author…

    Paperback – 2006-12-15
    CRC Press

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