The Riemann problem is the most fundamental problem in the entire field of non-linear hyperbolic conservation laws. Since first posed and solved in 1860, great progress has been achieved in the one-dimensional case. However, the two-dimensional case is substantially different. Although research...
Published August 20th 1998 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Selected Papers 1985-1996
This collection of papers by the renowned physicist, T.D. Lee, covers the four main areas of his work since 1985: soliton stars and black holes; discrete physics; condensed matter and many-body systems; and relativistic heavy ion collisions, particle physics and field theory. In addition, the book...
Published July 27th 1998 by CRC Press
Building Education and Research explores this new active area of research in a series of papers by internationally acclaimed experts, presented at the CIB W89 International Conference on Building Education and Research held in July 1998 (BEAR `98) in Brisbane, Australia. Sponsored in collaboratio...
Published July 1st 1998 by Routledge
For everything from applications of particle energy field theory to landslide prevention and desert water supply, Introduction to Environmental Geotechnology provides a complete picture of the fascinating and rapidly growing field of environmental geotechnology. Unique in scope, this new book...
Published September 23rd 1997 by CRC Press
Liberalization and the Regions in China
This book offers a balanced assessment of the dynamics and consequences of the decentralization of power and resources in post- Mao China. The author argues that decentralization has increased tensions amongst ethnic groups and unleashed much competition and emulation among local governments. This...
Published July 30th 1997 by Routledge
Published July 28th 1997 by Routledge
Proceedings of the 30th International Geological Congress, Volume 18 Part B
Published April 30th 1997 by CRC Press
Proceedings of the 1st Asian rock mechanics symposium: ARMS '97 / A regional conference of ISRM, Seoul, 13-15 October 1997
This symposium is aimed to promote collaboration and meetings between scholars, professional engineers and the industrial demands of the Asian region, where projects for rock mechanics are very flourishing. Lots of new techniques, theories and case histories on tunnels, underground chambers, mine...
Published December 31st 1996 by Taylor & Francis
"Integrates and summarizes the most significant developments made by Chinese mathematicians in rings, groups, and algebras since the 1950s. Presents both survey articles and recent research results. Examines important topics in Hopf algebra, representation theory, semigroups, finite groups,...
Published July 22nd 1996 by CRC Press
The Impact on Security
Chinese Economic Reform looks beyond the recent economic success of China. By focusing specifically on the pivotal role of the People's Liberation Army this work examines the vigorous participation of the PLA in the economy as a means of consolidating its power.The contributors address a wide range...
Published April 17th 1996 by Routledge