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New and Published Books

  1. Physics Curiosities, Oddities, and Novelties

    By John Kimball

    An Enlightening Way to Navigate through Mind-Boggling Physics Concepts Physics Curiosities, Oddities, and Novelties highlights unusual aspects of physics and gives a new twist to some fundamental concepts. The book covers both classical and modern physics in an engaging, straightforward style. The...

    Published April 10th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. An Introduction to Astronomy and Astrophysics

    By Pankaj Jain

    Astronomy is the field of science devoted to the study of astronomical objects, such as stars, galaxies, and nebulae. Astronomers have gathered a wealth of knowledge about the universe through hundreds of years of painstaking observations. These observations are interpreted by the use of physical...

    Published April 7th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. Masers and Lasers, Second Edition

    An Historical Approach

    By Mario Bertolotti

    Masers and Lasers: An Historical Approach examines the progress of research and practical use of lasers chronologically, covering the fundamental science in detail alongside fascinating biographical sketches of famous physicists and summaries of seminal papers. It supplies helpful drawings of...

    Published March 13th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Simulations of Oscillatory Systems

    with Award-Winning Software, Physics of Oscillations

    By Eugene I. Butikov

    Deepen Your Students’ Understanding of Oscillations through Interactive Experiments Simulations of Oscillatory Systems: with Award-Winning Software, Physics of Oscillations provides a hands-on way of visualizing and understanding the fundamental concepts of the physics of oscillations. Both the...

    Published March 6th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Quantum Mechanics I

    The Fundamentals

    By S. Rajasekar, R. Velusamy

    Quantum Mechanics I: The Fundamentals provides a graduate-level account of the behavior of matter and energy at the molecular, atomic, nuclear, and sub-nuclear levels. It covers basic concepts, mathematical formalism, and applications to physically important systems. The text addresses many topics...

    Published December 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Quantum Mechanics II

    Advanced Topics

    By S. Rajasekar, R. Velusamy

    Why the Quantum Field Theory? Quantum Mechanics II: Advanced Topics uses more than a decade of research and the authors’ own teaching experience to expound on some of the more advanced topics and current research in quantum mechanics. A follow-up to the authors introductory book Quantum...

    Published December 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. General Relativity

    Basics and Beyond

    By Ghanashyam Date

    A Broad Perspective on the Theory of General Relativity and Its Observable ImplicationsGeneral Relativity: Basics and Beyond familiarizes students and beginning researchers with the basic features of the theory of general relativity as well as some of its more advanced aspects. Employing the...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Properties of Materials

    By P.F. Kelly

    The second volume in the author’s three-part series, Properties of Materials uses the principles of classical mechanics to qualitatively and quantitatively model specific features of matter. The text develops linear models of elasticity to correlate and quantify the changes in an object’s shape...

    Published December 1st 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Electricity and Magnetism

    By P.F. Kelly

    The final volume in a three-part series, Electricity and Magnetism provides a detailed exposition of classical electric and magnetic fields and analyses of linear electric circuits. The book applies the principles of classical mechanics to systematically reveal the laws governing observed electric...

    Published December 1st 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Essential Dynamics and Relativity

    By Peter J. O’Donnell

    Essential Dynamics & Relativity provides students with an introduction to the core aspects of dynamics and special relativity. The author reiterates important ideas and terms throughout and covers concepts that are often missing from other textbooks at this level. He also places each topic...

    Published November 24th 2014 by CRC Press