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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Exploring Classical Mechanics: A Collection of 350+ Solved Problems for Students, Lecturers, and Researchers - Second Revised and Enlarged English Edition

£66.00

G. L. Kotkin, V. G. Serbo

9780198853787
Hardback
10 August 2020

This widly used text teaches analytical mechanics, the first chapter in the study of theoretical physics. Its methods and ideas are crucially important as they form the basis of all other branches of theoretical physics including quantum mechanics, statistical physics, and field theory. Most of the problems are original to this book.

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Continuum Mechanics of Solids

£72.00

Lallit Anand, Sanjay Govindjee

9780198864721
Hardback
20 July 2020

Oxford Graduate Texts

This introductory graduate text is a unified treatment of the major concepts of Solid Mechanics for beginning graduate students in the many branches of engineering. Major topics are elasticity, viscoelasticity, plasticity, fracture, and fatigue. The book also has chapters on thermoelasticity, chemoelasticity, poroelasticity and piezoelectricity.

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Quantum 20/20: Fundamentals, Entanglement, Gauge Fields, Condensates and Topology

£70.00

Ian R. Kenyon

9780198808350
Hardback
10 September 2019

This textbook for upper-level undergraduates covers the fundamentals and incorporates key themes of quantum physics. Major themes include boson condensation and fermion exclusivity, entanglement, quantum field theory, measurement precision set by quantum mechanics, and topology.

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Models of Quantum Matter: A First Course on Integrability and the Bethe Ansatz

£76.00

Hans-Peter Eckle

9780199678839
Hardback
29 July 2019

Oxford Graduate Texts

The book introduces tools with which models of quantum matter are built. The most important technique, the Bethe ansatz, is developed in detail to perform exact calculations of the physical properties of quantum matter.

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

£76.00

J. Pierrus

9780198821915
Hardback
02 August 2018

Classical electromagnetism - one of the fundamental pillars of physics - is an important topic for all types of physicists from the theoretical to the applied. Although there are many books on this subject, hardly any are written in the question-and-answer style format adopted in this book.

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Networks

Second Edition

£59.00

Mark Newman

9780198805090
Hardback
26 July 2018

This book brings together recent advances and presents a comprehensive picture of the scientific study of networks. It includes discussion of computer networks, social networks, biological networks, and others, and an introduction to the mathematics of network theory, including analysis techniques, computer algorithms, and network modeling.

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Modern Thermodynamics for Chemists and Biochemists

£53.00

Dennis Sherwood, Paul Dalby

9780198784708
Paperback
07 June 2018

Thermodynamics is fundamental to university curricula in chemistry, physics, engineering and many life sciences. It is also notoriously difficult for students to understand, learn and apply. This book explains the fundamental concepts with great clarity, and shows how they can be applied to a variety of chemical and life science contexts.

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Control of Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors

£76.00

Sadegh Vaez-Zadeh

9780198742968
Hardback
01 March 2018

Permanent magnet synchronous (PMS) motors stand at the forefront of electric motor development due to their energy saving capabilities and performance potential. This book is a timely advancement along that path as the first comprehensive, self-contained, and thoroughly up-to-date book devoted solely to the control of PMS motors.

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Plasma Physics and Fusion Plasma Electrodynamics

£87.00

Abraham Bers

9780198812623
Paperback
25 January 2018

Plasma is a ubiquitous state of matter at high temperatures. The electrodynamics of plasmas encompasses many applications, from understanding plasmas in space and the stars, to their use in processing semiconductors. This textbook at the early graduate level covers basic plasma physics and illustrates its use in many current applications.

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