General Physics Products

  • The Critical Point

    A Historical Introduction To The Modern Theory Of Critical Phenomena, 1st Edition

    By C Domb

    The relationship between liquids and gases engaged the attention of a number of distinguished scientists in the mid 19th Century. In a definitive paper published in 1869, Thomas Andrews described experiments he performed on carbon dioxide and from which he concluded that a critical temperature…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    CRC Press

  • Conscious Mind in the Physical World

    1st Edition

    By E.J Squires

    We have seen remarkable progress in our detailed understanding of the physical world, from the smallest constituents of atoms to the remotest distances seen by telescopes. However, we have yet to explore the phenomenon of consciousness. Can physical things be conscious or is consciousness something…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    CRC Press

  • Quantum Principles and Particles, Second Edition

    2nd Edition

    By Walter Wilcox

    This textbook offers a unique introduction to quantum mechanics progressing gradually from elementary quantum mechanics to aspects of particle physics. It presents the microscopic world by analysis of the simplest possible quantum mechanical system (spin 1/2). A special feature is the author’s use…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27
    CRC Press
    Textbook Series in Physical Sciences

  • Scientific Misconduct Training Workbook

    1st Edition

    By John Gaetano D'Angelo

    The field of ethics in science aims to improve the way the audience perceives science, and this unique workbook discusses the areas of ethics and scientific misconduct. It provides assessments and exercises for learners to work through in groups or alone. Completion of the workbook but especially…

    Hardback – 2019-08-15
    CRC Press
    Global Science Education

  • Advancing Professional Development through CPE in Public Health

    1st Edition

    By Ira Nurmala, Yashwant V. Pathak

    The education division is a prominent part of the public health profession. It focuses on educating individuals and communities to promote health and prevent disease. The educators are drawn from a diverse range of disciplines and defined as professionally prepared individuals who serve in a…

    Hardback – 2019-08-12
    CRC Press
    Global Science Education

  • Fundamentals of Soft Matter Science

    2nd Edition

    By Linda S. Hirst

    This revised edition continues to provide the most approachable introduction to the structure, characteristics, and everyday applications of soft matter. It begins with a substantially revised overview of the underlying physics and chemistry common to soft materials. Subsequent chapters…

    Paperback – 2019-08-06
    CRC Press

  • Apollo in Perspective

    Spaceflight Then and Now, 2nd Edition

    By Jonathan Allday

    This special edition of Apollo in Perspective marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing in 1969. Updated and revised throughout, it takes a retrospective look at the Apollo space program and the technology that was used to land a man on the Moon. In addition, there is a new chapter…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    CRC Press

  • Waves, Particles and Fields

    Introducing Quantum Field Theory, 1st Edition

    By Anthony C. Fischer-Cripps

    This book fills a gap in the middle ground between quantum mechanics of a single electron to the concept of a quantum field. In doing so, the book is divided into two parts; the first provides the necessary background to quantum theory extending from Planck’s formulation of black body radiation to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-06
    CRC Press

  • Soil Physics Companion

    1st Edition

    Edited by A.W. Warrick

    An authoritative reference on soil physics, Soil Physics Companion is lavishly illustrated with graphs, charts, line drawings, and equations. The book provides a valuable source of material and reference for most contemporary topics of soil physics and the vadose zone - arguably the most…

    Paperback – 2019-06-19
    CRC Press

  • Flash of the Cathode Rays

    A History of J J Thomson's Electron, 1st Edition

    By Per F Dahl

    The electron is fundamental to almost all aspects of modern life, controlling the behavior of atoms and how they bind together to form gases, liquids, and solids. Flash of the Cathode Rays: A History of J.J. Thomson's Electron presents the compelling story of the discovery of the electron and its…

    Paperback – 2019-06-19
    CRC Press

  • The Pursuit of Perfect Packing

    2nd Edition

    By Denis Weaire, Tomaso Aste

    Coauthored by one of the creators of the most efficient space packing solution, the Weaire–Phelan structure, The Pursuit of Perfect Packing, Second Edition explores a problem of importance in physics, mathematics, chemistry, biology, and engineering: the packing of structures. Maintaining its…

    Paperback – 2019-06-19
    CRC Press

  • From Galaxies to Turbines

    Science, Technology and the Parsons Family, 1st Edition

    By W.G.S Scaife

    From Galaxies to Turbines: Science, Technology and the Parsons Family looks at the way science and industry relate to each other, and at the way social attitudes affect this relationship. An expert on the Parsons Family, the author beautifully illustrates this by tracing the story of the remarkable…

    Paperback – 2019-06-19
    CRC Press

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