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Atmospheric Thermodynamics 2e

Second Edition

£45.00

Craig Bohren, Bruce Albrecht

9780198872719
Paperback
01 May 2023

Atmospheric Thermodynamics provides a comprehensive treatment of a subject that can often be intimidating. The text analyses real-life problems and applications of the subject, alongside of guiding the reader through the fundamental basics followed by an emphasis on moist processes in the Earth's atmosphere.

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Atmospheric Thermodynamics 2e

Second Edition

£90.00

Craig Bohren, Bruce Albrecht

9780198872702
Hardback
01 May 2023

Atmospheric Thermodynamics provides a comprehensive treatment of a subject that can often be intimidating. The text analyses real-life problems and applications of the subject, alongside of guiding the reader through the fundamental basics followed by an emphasis on moist processes in the Earth's atmosphere.

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Observational Astronomy: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Geoff Cottrell

9780192849021
Paperback
27 April 2023

Very Short Introductions

Unlocking the secrets of the Universe involves the critical application of the laws of physics to the observations. This Very Short Introduction describes how we are turning observations into knowledge and how theory, in turn, is inspiring new observations.

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The Historical and Physical Foundations of Quantum Mechanics

£120.00

Robert Golub, Steve Lamoreaux

9780198822189
Hardback
28 February 2023

Placing the development of quantum mechanics in its historical context, from its philosophical origins in Greece, to its scientific realisation in the 19th and 20th centuries, this textbook book culminates with an examination of the current state of the field and an introduction to quantum information and computing.

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The Historical and Physical Foundations of Quantum Mechanics

£45.00

Robert Golub, Steve Lamoreaux

9780198822196
Paperback
28 February 2023

Placing the development of quantum mechanics in its historical context, from its philosophical origins in Greece, to its scientific realisation in the 19th and 20th centuries, this textbook book culminates with an examination of the current state of the field and an introduction to quantum information and computing.

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Astronomy: The Human Quest for Understanding

£80.00

Dale A. Ostlie

9780198825821
Hardback
11 August 2022

This introductory astronomy textbook is aimed at undergraduates across a range of disciplines. It encourages the development of vital science-based critical-thinking skills, and outlines our present-day understanding of our universe and the profound questions still to be answered in this ancient, yet rapidly changing field.

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Astronomy: The Human Quest for Understanding

£39.95

Dale A. Ostlie

9780198825838
Paperback
11 August 2022

This introductory astronomy textbook is aimed at undergraduates across a range of disciplines. It encourages the development of vital science-based critical-thinking skills, and outlines our present-day understanding of our universe and the profound questions still to be answered in this ancient, yet rapidly changing field.

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Introducing Einstein's Relativity: A Deeper Understanding

Second Edition

£40.00

Ray d'Inverno, James Vickers

9780198862031
Paperback
07 June 2022

This textbook provides students with a sound mathematical introduction coupled with an understanding of the physical insights needed to explore the subject

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Introducing Einstein's Relativity: A Deeper Understanding

Second Edition

£80.00

Ray d'Inverno, James Vickers

9780198862024
Hardback
07 June 2022

This textbook provides students with a sound mathematical introduction coupled to an understanding of the physical insights needed to explore the subject

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A Materials Science Guide to Superconductors: and How to Make Them Super

£24.99

Susannah Speller

9780192858351
Paperback
03 June 2022

Superconductors capture the imagination with seemingly magical properties that allow them to carry electricity without losing any energy. This book tells how superconductors are designed and engineered on the nanoscale. It introduces what materials science is all about and why advanced materials have such importance for technological progress.

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A Materials Science Guide to Superconductors: and How to Make Them Super

£49.99

Susannah Speller

9780192858344
Hardback
03 June 2022

Superconductors capture the imagination with seemingly magical properties that allow them to carry electricity without losing any energy. This book tells how superconductors are designed and engineered on the nanoscale. It introduces what materials science is all about and why advanced materials have such importance for technological progress.

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Fluid Mechanics: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Eric Lauga

9780198831006
Paperback
02 June 2022

Very Short Introductions

Fluid mechanics is an important branch of physics concerned with the way in which fluids, such as liquids and gases, behave when in motion and at rest. Starting from the fundamental underlying physical principles, Eric Lauga highlights the role of fluid motion in both the natural and industrial world, and considers future applications.

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Quantum Computing: From Alice to Bob

£60.00

Alice Flarend, Robert Hilborn

9780192857972
Hardback
15 April 2022

A distinctive and accessible introduction to quantum information science and quantum computing, this textbook provides a solid conceptual and formal understanding of quantum states and entanglement for undergraduate students and upper-level secondary school students with little or no background in physics, computer science, or mathematics.

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Quantum Computing: From Alice to Bob

£29.99

Alice Flarend, Robert Hilborn

9780192857989
Paperback
15 April 2022

A distinctive and accessible introduction to quantum information science and quantum computing, this textbook provides a solid conceptual and formal understanding of quantum states and entanglement for undergraduate students and upper-level secondary school students with little or no background in physics, computer science, or mathematics.

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Planetary Systems: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Raymond T. Pierrehumbert

9780198841128
Paperback
09 December 2021

Very Short Introductions

For many decades, we were only familiar with our own system of planets, the Solar System, orbiting our Sun. Now we know that it is just one among a vast range of planetary systems around distant stars. This book explores the nature and variety of planetary systems, how they are formed, and how they die.

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Time: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Jenann Ismael

9780198832669
Paperback
28 October 2021

Very Short Introductions

What is time? This book describes the developing physics of the concept of time from Newton, via Einstein, to the present day, and the related philosophical aspects. It also discusses the psychological experience of time and insights from cognitive science.

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Philosophy of Physics: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

David Wallace

9780198814320
Paperback
22 April 2021

Very Short Introductions

Philosophy of physics is concerned with the deepest theories of modern physics - quantum theory, our theories of space, time and symmetry, and thermal physics - and their strange, even bizarre conceptual implications. This book explores the core topics in philosophy of physics, and discusses their relevance for both scientists and philosophers.

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An Introduction to Thermal Physics

£66.00

Daniel V. Schroeder

9780192895547
Hardback
05 January 2021

This is a textbook for the standard undergraduate-level course in thermal physics. The book explores applications to engineering, chemistry, biology, geology, atmospheric science, astrophysics, cosmology, and everyday life.

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An Introduction to Thermal Physics

£32.99

Daniel V. Schroeder

9780192895554
Paperback
05 January 2021

This is a textbook for the standard undergraduate-level course in thermal physics. The book explores applications to engineering, chemistry, biology, geology, atmospheric science, astrophysics, cosmology, and everyday life.

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Organic Electronics: Foundations to Applications

£105.00

Stephen R. Forrest

9780198529729
Hardback
21 August 2020

This textbook provides a basic understanding of the principles of the field of organic electronics through to their applications in organic devices. Useful for the student and practitioner, it is both a teaching text and a resource that is a jumping-off point for learning, working and innovating in this rapidly growing field.

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