Scottish Graduate Series

  • Introduction to Modern EPR Spectroscopy

    Edited by Graham M. Smith, David J. Keeble, Olav Schiemann

    This concise introduction to modern EPR spectroscopy and its applications presents the theory of EPR and covers key techniques, sequences, and simulations in detail. It concludes with a review of applications in physics, chemistry, and the life sciences. Filling the need for a solid theoretical…

    Hardback – 2015-08-25 
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  • High-Pressure Physics

    By John Loveday

    High-pressure science has undergone a revolution in the last 15 years. The development of intense new x-ray and neutron sources, improved detectors, new instrumentation, greatly increased computation power, and advanced computational algorithms have enabled researchers to determine the behavior of…

    Hardback – 2012-06-05
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  • LHC Physics

    Edited by T. Binoth, C. Buttar, P. J. Clark, E.W.N. Glover

    Exploring the phenomenology of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN, LHC Physics focuses on the first years of data collected at the LHC as well as the experimental and theoretical tools involved. It discusses a broad spectrum of experimental and theoretical activity in particle physics, from…

    Hardback – 2012-04-24
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  • Extra-Solar Planets

    The Detection, Formation, Evolution and Dynamics of Planetary Systems

    Edited by Bonnie Steves, Martin Hendry, Andrew C. Cameron

    Since the discovery of the first exoplanet orbiting a main sequence star in 1995, nearly 500 planets have been detected, with this number expected to increase dramatically as new ground-based planetary searches begin to report their results. Emerging techniques offer the tantalizing possibility of…

    Hardback – 2010-12-06
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  • Laser-Plasma Interactions

    Edited by Dino A. Jaroszynski, R.A. Bingham, R.A Cairns

    A Solid Compendium of Advanced Diagnostic and Simulation Tools Exploring the most exciting and topical areas in this field, Laser-Plasma Interactions focuses on the interaction of intense laser radiation with plasma. After discussing the basic theory of the interaction of intense electromagnetic…

    Hardback – 2009-03-26
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  • Neutrinos in Particle Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology

    Edited by F.J.P. Soler, Colin D. Froggatt, Franz Muheim

    Up to date and comprehensive in its coverage, Neutrinos in Particle Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology reviews the whole landscape of neutrino physics, from state-of-the-art experiments to the latest phenomenological and theoretical developments to future advances. With contributions from…

    Hardback – 2008-10-28
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  • Hadron Physics

    Edited by I.J. Douglas MacGregor, Ralf Kaiser

    Straddling the traditional disciplines of nuclear and particle physics, hadron physics is a vital and extremely active research area, as evidenced by a 2004 Nobel prize and new research facilities, such as that scheduled to open at CERN. Scientifically it is of vital importance in extrapolating our…

    Hardback – 2006-07-06
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  • Soft Condensed Matter Physics in Molecular and Cell Biology

    Edited by W.C.K. Poon, David Andelman

    Soft condensed matter physics, which emerged as a distinct branch of physics in the 1990s, studies complex fluids: liquids in which structures with length scale between the molecular and the macroscopic exist. Polymers, liquid crystals, surfactant solutions, and colloids fall into this category.…

    Hardback – 2006-01-12
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  • Large Hadron Collider Phenomenology

    Edited by M. Kramer, F.J.P. Soler

    With the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) under construction and due to come online in 2007, it is appropriate to engage in a focused review on LHC phenomenology. At a time when most of the experimental effort is centered on detector construction and software development, it is vitally important to…

    Hardback – 2004-09-29
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  • Ultrafast Photonics

    Edited by A. Miller, D.T. Reid, D.M. Finlayson

    Ultrafast photonics has become an interdisciplinary topic of high international research interest because of the spectacular development of compact and efficient lasers producing optical pulses with durations in the femtosecond time domain. Present day long-haul telecommunications systems are…

    Hardback – 2004-03-31
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  • Heavy Flavour Physics Theory and Experimental Results in Heavy Quark Physics

    Edited by C.T.H Davies, S.M Playfer

    B-factories at SLAC and KEK started producing high quality results in 2001, while preparations for B physics at the LHC continue. Heavy Flavour Physics: Theory and Experimental Results in Heavy Quark Physics provides an introduction to and overview of recent developments in theory and experiments…

    Paperback – 2002-06-25
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  • The Restless Universe Applications of Gravitational N-Body Dynamics to Planetary Stellar and Galactic Systems

    By Bonnie Steves, A.J Maciejewski

    The Restless Universe: Applications of Gravitational N-Body Dynamics to Planetary Stellar and Galactic Systems stimulates the cross-fertilization of ideas, methods, and applications among the different communities who work in the gravitational N-body problem arena, across diverse fields of…

    Paperback – 2001-08-31
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  • Soft and Fragile Matter

    Nonequilibrium Dynamics, Metastability and Flow (PBK)

    Edited by Michael E. Cates, M.R Evans

    Covering colloids, polymers, surfactant phases, emulsions, and granular media, Soft and Fragile Matter: Nonequilibrium Dynamics, Metastability and Flow (PBK) provides self-contained and pedagogical coverage of the rapidly advancing field of systems driven out of equilibrium, with a strong emphasis…

    Paperback – 1999-12-31
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  • Semiconductor Quantum Optoelectronics

    From Quantum Physics to Smart Devices

    Edited by A. Miller, D Finlayson, M Ebrahimzadeh

    The development and application of low-dimensional semiconductors have been rapid and spectacular during the past decade. Ever improving epitaxial growth and device fabrication techniques have allowed access to some remarkable new physics in quantum confined structures while a plethora of new…

    Paperback – 1998-12-31
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  • Muon Science

    Muons in Physics, Chemistry and Materials

    Edited by S.L Lee, R Cywinski, S.H Kilcoyne

    Muon science is rapidly assuming a central role in scientific and technological studies of the solid state within the disciplines of physics, chemistry, and materials science. Muon Science: Muons in Physics, Chemistry and Materials presents key developments in both theoretical and experimental…

    Hardback – 1998-12-31
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  • Advances in Lasers and Applications

    By D.M. Finlayson, B Sinclair

    Advances in Lasers and Applications opens with tutorial reviews of the underpinning science of diode pumped lasers, optical parametric oscillators, and ultrafast pulse generation. The book proceeds to the more specialized areas of waveguide lasers, ultrafast parametric amplification, visible…

    Paperback – 1998-12-31
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  • Laser Sources and Applications

    Edited by A. Miller, D.M. Finlayson

    Recent years have witnessed rapid advances in the development of solid state, fiber, semiconductor, and parametric sources of coherent radiation, which are opening up new opportunities for laser applications. Laser Sources and Applications provides a tutorial introduction to the basic principles of…

    Paperback – 1996-12-31
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  • Quantum Dynamics of Simple Systems

    Proceedings of the Forty Fourth Scottish Universities Summer School in Physics, Stirling, August 1994

    Edited by G.L Oppo, Stephen M. Barnett, E Riis, M Wilkinson

    The present level of experimental sophistication in quantum physics allows physicists to explore domains unimaginable just a decade ago and to test the most fundamental laws of quantum mechanics. This has led to renewed interest in devising new tests, experiments, and devices where it is possible…

    Paperback – 1996-12-31
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  • Generation and Application of High Power Microwaves

    Edited by R.A Cairns, A.D.R. Phelps

    Written at the graduate level, Generation and Application of High Power Microwaves discusses the basic physics of the generation of microwave and radiofrequency waves in the megawatt power range and the application of these ideas to a range of devices such as klystrons, gyrotrons, and free electron…

    Paperback – 1996-12-31
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  • Laser Plasma Interactions 5

    Inertial Confinement Fusion: Proceedings of the Forty Fifth Scottish Universities Summer School in Physics, St. Andrews, August 1994

    Edited by M.B Hooper

    This volume provides a broad overview in the increasingly important field of laser-plasma interactions. With the growth of research into fusion much international effort is being devoted to the problems of inertial confinement. This collection of lectures provides the novice researcher with the…

    Hardback – 1995-12-31
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  • General Relativity

    Proceedings of the Forty Sixth Scottish Universities Summer School in Physics, Aberdeen, July 1995

    Edited by G.S Hall, J.R Pulham

    General Relativity provides an unusually broad survey of the current state of this field. Chapters on mathematical relativity cover many topics, including initial value problems, a new approach to the partial differential equations of physics, and work on exact solutions. The chapters on…

    Paperback – 1995-12-31
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  • The Determination of Geophysical Parameters From Space

    Proceedings of the Forty-Third Scottish Universities Summer School in Physics, University of Dundee, August 15-September 3, 1994

    Edited by N.E Fancey, I Gardiner, R.A Vaughan

    This volume gives a wide ranging overview of current issues in the acquisition and evaluation of geophysical information from space and from the air and is suitable for postgraduate and postdoctoral students as well as established workers in the field.Topics covered include the processing and…

    Hardback – 1995-12-31
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  • High Energy Phenomenology

    Edited by K.J Peach, L.L.J Vick

    A collection of lectures from eight authoritative speakers, High Energy Phenomenology is a concise introduction for postgraduates new to the field and provides a comprehensive overview of important research activities, results, and future directions for existing researchers. Coverage includes Ian…

    Hardback – 1993-12-31
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  • Quantitative Microbeam Analysis

    Edited by A.G Fitzgerald, B.E Storey, D.J Fabian

    Quantitative Microbeam Analysis provides a comprehensive introduction to the field of quantitative microbeam analysis (MQA). MQA is a technique used to analyze subatomic quantities of materials blasted from a surface by a laser or particle beam, providing information on the structure and…

    Hardback – 1992-12-31
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  • Nonlinear Dynamics and Spatial Complexity in Optical Systems

    Edited by R.G Harrison, J.S Uppal

    A collection of prestigious postgraduate lectures, Nonlinear Dynamics and Spatial Complexity in Optical Systems reviews developments in the theory and practice of nonlinear dynamics and structural complexity, and explores modern-day applications in nonlinear optics. The book addresses systems…

    Hardback – 1992-12-31
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  • High Temperature Superconductivity

    Edited by D.P Tunstall, D.W Barford

    High Temperature Superconductivity provides a broad survey of high temperature superconductivity, discussing the adaptations of experimental and theoretical techniques and methods that take advantage of the revolutionary properties of high temperature superconductors. Distinguished engineers,…

    Hardback – 1991-12-31
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  • Physics of the Early Universe

    Proceedings of the Thirty Sixth Scottish Universities Summer School in Physics, Edinburgh, July 24 - August 11 1989

    Edited by J.A Peacock, A.F Heavens, A.T Davies

    The last decade has witnessed a breathtaking expansion of ideas concerning the origin and evolution of the universe. Researchers in cosmology thus need an unprecedented wide background in diverse areas of physics. Bridging the gap that has developed, Physics of the Early Universe explains the…

    Hardback – 1989-12-31
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  • Optical Computing

    Edited by F.A.P Tooley, B.S Wherrett

    Written by ten leading experts in the field, Optical Computing cover topics such as optical bistability, optical interconnects and circuits, photorefractive devices, spatial light modulators, associative memory, and optical computer architectures.…

    Hardback – 1988-12-31
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  • Physical Processes in the Coastal Zone

    Computer Modelling and Remote Sensing

    Edited by Arthur P. Cracknell, E.S. Rowan

    As people come to realize the importance of the environmental impact of human activities, the study of the coastal zone has become increasingly important. In addition, new environmental legislation at regional, national, and international levels will doubtless highlight the importance of a fuller…

    Hardback – 1988-12-31
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  • Laser-Plasma Interactions 4

    Edited by M.B Hooper

    Laser-Plasma Interactions 4 is the fourth book in a series devoted to the study of laser-plasma interactions. Subjects covered include laser light propagation, instabilities, compression and hydrodynamics, spectroscopy, diagnostics, computer code, dense plasmas, high-power lasers, X-UV sources and…

    Hardback – 1988-12-31
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  • Synchrotron Radiation Sources and Applications

    Proceedings of the Thirtieth Scottish Universities' Summer School in Physics, Aberdeen, 1985

    Edited by G.N Greaves, I.H Munro

    Synchrotron radiation facilities embrace an unusually wide range of scientific and technical skills, including high brilliance electron accelerator technology, ultra high vacuum precision engineering, and beamline optical engineering. With individual contributions from specialists in each area,…

    Hardback – 1988-12-31
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  • Localisation and Interaction

    in disordered metals and doped semiconductors

    Edited by D.M. Finlayson

    Localisation and Interaction covers the scaling theory of localization metal-insulator transitions, two-dimensional systems, interaction effects in impure metals, weak localization, critical point measurement, quantum wells, integer quantum Hall effects, magnetic field induced transitions, static…

    Hardback – 1985-12-31
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  • Statistical and Particle Physics

    Common Problems and Techniques

    Hardback – 1982-12-31
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  • Laser Plasma Interactions 2

    By R.A Cairns

    The Scottish University Summer Schools in Physics (SUSSP) are short workshops for postgraduate students - SUSSP Proceedings contain the collected lectures from these workshops. The level is thus for postgraduates and above. This volume, the second in the series on Laser-Plasma interactions…

    Hardback – 1981-12-31
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  • Lasers

    Physics, Systems and Techniques

    Hardback – 1981-12-31
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