General Physics Products

  • 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

  • The Whats of a Scientific Life

    1st Edition

    By John R. Helliwell

    This book completes a scientific life trilogy of books following on from the Hows (i.e. skills) and the Whys is now the Whats of a scientific life. Starting with just what is science, then on to what is physics, what is chemistry and what is biology the book discusses career situations in terms of…

    Hardback – 2019-10-21
    CRC Press
    Global Science Education

  • Principles of Soil Physics

    1st Edition

    By Rattan Lal, Manoj K. Shukla

    Principles of Soil Physics examines the impact of the physical, mechanical, and hydrological properties and processes of soil on agricultural production, the environment, and sustainable use of natural resources. The text incorporates valuable assessment methods, graphs, problem sets, and tables…

    Paperback – 2019-09-27
    CRC Press

  • The Physics and Chemistry of Mineral Surfaces

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick V. Brady

    The last two decades have brought a near exponential increase in the amount known about mineral surfaces. Get a handle on this overwhelming mountain of information with The Physics and Chemistry of Mineral Surfaces. This much-needed text will save you hours of tedious journal searches by providing…

    Paperback – 2019-09-25
    CRC Press

  • The History of the Soviet Atomic Industry

    1st Edition

    By Arkadii Kruglov

    For the first time, readers can discover the numerous pioneers of the Soviet nuclear industry, including the role of scientific supervisors of Russia's nuclear project and the statesmen who coordinated the function of the atomic industry in the former USSR. This is a detailed account, translated to…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    CRC Press

  • Demonstrating Science with Soap Films

    1st Edition

    By Lovett

    Many of us have been fascinated as children by soap bubbles and soap films. Their shapes and colours are beautiful and they are great fun to pay with. With no les intensity, scientists and mathematicians have been interested in the properties of bubbles and films throughout scientific history.In…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    CRC Press

  • Lightning Physics and Lightning Protection

    1st Edition

    By Eduard M. Bazelyan, Yuri P. Raizer

    Lightning Physics and Lightning Protection presents a comprehensive and up-to-date review of lightning, including its hazards and protection techniques. The authors first discuss the effectiveness of conventional protective measures, supply technical advice and practical recommendations, and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    CRC Press

  • Space Debris

    Hazard Evaluation and Debris, 1st Edition

    Edited by N.N. Smirnov

    When the first sputnik was launched and the space era began, few gave thought to the possible negative impact of putting satellites into orbit. In fact, man's space activity has led to the formation of a new media named "space debris," i.e. man-made objects and their fragments launched into space,…

    Paperback – 2019-09-16
    CRC Press

  • Mathematics and Music

    Composition, Perception, and Performance, 2nd Edition

    By James S. Walker, Gary W. Don

    Mathematics and Music: Composition, Perception, and Performance, Second Edition includes many new sections and more consistent expectations of a student’s experience. The new edition of this popular text is more accessible for students with limited musical backgrounds and only high school…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Strategic Management of Research Organizations

    1st Edition

    By William Barletta

    This entry-level text describes a tested top-down enterprise-wide approach to managing organizations with a predominant portion of their product being scientific or technological research. It focuses on executive performance and strategic forecasting and planning; goal-setting; communications and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-10
    CRC Press

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