Category Archives: Physics

Theoretical Aerodynamics

A classic in its field, Professor Milne-Thomson’s university text and reference book has long been one of the basic works. This is the complete reprinting of the revised (1966) edition which brings the subject up to date, including a complete … Continue reading

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Partial Differential Equations of Mathematical Physics

Unusually accessible introduction to equations fundamental to investigation of waves, heat conduction, hydrodynamics, other physical problems. Derivation of fundamental equations, Riemann’s method, equation of heat conduction, theory of integral equations, Green’s function, much more. Only knowledge of elementary analysis needed. … Continue reading

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Principles of Laser Spectroscopy and Quantum Optics

Principles of Laser Spectroscopy and Quantum Optics is an essential textbook for graduate students studying the interaction of optical fields with atoms. It also serves as an ideal reference text for researchers working in the fields of laser spectroscopy and … Continue reading

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Detonation: Theory and Experiment

Comprehensive review of detonation explores the “simple theory” and experimental tests of the theory; flow in a reactive medium; steady detonation; the nonsteady solution; and the structure of the detonation front. Many simple cases are worked out for illustration.

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Differential Geometry and Lie Groups for Physicists

Differential geometry plays an increasingly important role in modern theoretical physics and applied mathematics. This 2006 textbook gives an introduction to geometrical topics useful in theoretical physics and applied mathematics, covering: manifolds, tensor fields, differential forms, connections, symplectic geometry, actions … Continue reading

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Introduction to Optical Quantum Information Processing

Quantum information processing offers fundamental improvements over classical information processing, such as computing power, secure communication, and high-precision measurements. However, the best way to create practical devices is not yet known. This textbook describes the techniques that are likely to … Continue reading

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Adsorption and Diffusion (Molecular Sieves)

“Molecular Sieves – Science and Technology” covers, in a comprehensive manner, the science and technology of zeolites and all related microporous and mesoporous materials. The contributions are grouped together topically in such a way that each volume deals with a … Continue reading

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Solved Problems in Classical Mechanics: Analytical and Numerical Solutions with Comments

Apart from an introductory chapter giving a brief summary of Newtonian and Lagrangian mechanics, this book consists entirely of questions and solutions on topics in classical mechanics that will be encountered in undergraduate and graduate courses. These include one-, two-, … Continue reading

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Game Physics, Second Edition

Create physically realistic 3D Graphics environments with this introduction to the ideas and techniques behind the process. Author David H. Eberly includes simulations to introduce the key problems involved and then gradually reveals the mathematical and physical concepts needed to … Continue reading

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Electroanalytical Methods: Guide to Experiments and Applications

Researchers and professionals will find a hands-on guide to successful experiments and applications of modern electroanalytical techniques here. The new edition has been completely revised and extended by a chapter on quartz-crystal microbalances. The book is written for chemists, biochemists, … Continue reading

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