New Physics Books in the Roger Sorrells Engineering & Science Library

A Student’s Guide to Einstein’s Major Papers / Robert E. Kennedy.  Oxford, UK: Oxford, 2012.  QC16.E5K46 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Students-Guide-Einsteins-Major-Papers/dp/0199694036/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1345141859&sr=1-1&keywords=Student%27s+Guide+to+Einstein%27s+Major+Papers

The Infinity Puzzle : Quantum Field Theory and the Hunt for an Orderly Universe / Frank Close.  New York: Basic, 2011.  QC174.45.C56 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Infinity-Puzzle-Quantum-Orderly-Universe/dp/0465021441/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1345142170&sr=1-1&keywords=Infinity+Puzzle+%3A+Quantum+Field+Theory+and+the+Hunt+for+an+Orderly+Universe

Entropy Principle for the Development of Complex Biotic Systems : Organisms, Ecosystems, the Earth / Ichiro Aoki.  Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2012.  QC318.E57A65X 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Entropy-Principle-Development-Complex-Systems/dp/0123914930/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1345137282&sr=8-1&keywords=Entropy+Principle+for+the+Development+of+Complex+Biotic+Systems+%3A+Organisms%2C+Ecosystems%2C+the+Earth

NMR Spectroscopy of Polymers: Innovative Strategies for Complex Macromolecules / Edited by H.N. Cheng, Tetsuo Asakura, and Alan D. English.  Washington, DC: American Chemical Society, 2011.  QC463.P5N58 2011  http://www.amazon.com/NMR-Spectroscopy-Polymers-Innovative-Macromolecules/dp/0841226679/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1345137493&sr=1-1&keywords=NMR+Spectroscopy+of+Polymers%3A+Innovative+Strategies+for+Complex+Macromolecules

Electronic and Nuclear Dynamics in Molecular Systems / Yuichi Fujimura and Hirofumi Sakai.  Singapore: World Scientific,  2011.  QC689.5.L35F85X 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Electronic-Nuclear-Dynamics-Molecular-Systems/dp/9812837221/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1345137653&sr=1-1&keywords=Electronic+and+Nuclear+Dynamics+in+Molecular+Systems

The Rise of Nuclear Fear / Spencer R. Weart.  Cambridge, MA: Harvard, 2012.  QC773.W44 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Rise-Nuclear-Fear-Spencer-Weart/dp/0674052331/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1345141996&sr=1-1&keywords=Rise+of+Nuclear+Fear

Particles and Fundamental Interactions : An Introduction to Particle Physics / Sylvie Braibant, Giorgio Giacomelli and Maurizo Spurio.  Dordrecht: Springer, 2012.  QC793.2.B73 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Particles-Fundamental-Interactions-Introduction-Undergraduate/dp/9400724632/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1345137891&sr=1-2&keywords=Particles+and+Fundamental+Interactions+%3A+An+Introduction+to+Particle+Physics

Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics, Volume 171 / Edited by Peter W. Hawkes.  Amsterdam: Elsevier Academic, 2012.  QC793.5.E62A3 VOL. 171 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Advances-Imaging-Electron-Physics-171/dp/0123942977/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1345141451&sr=1-1&keywords=Advances+in+Imaging+and+Electron+Physics%2C+Volume+171

Fowler-Nordheim Field Emission: Effects in Semiconductor Nanostructures / Sitangshu Bhattacharya and Kamakhya Prasad Ghatak.  Heidelberg: Springer, 2012.  QC793.5.E627B43 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Fowler-Nordheim-Field-Emission-Semiconductor-Nanostructures/dp/3642204929/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1345141635&sr=1-1&keywords=Fowler-Nordheim+Field+Emission%3A+Effects+in+Semiconductor+Nanostructures

 

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New Physics Books in the Roger Sorrells Engineering & Science Library

Introduction to the Theory of the Early Universe Hot Big Bang Theory / Dmitry S. Gorbunov and Valery A. Rubakov.  Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific, 2011.  QB991.B54G6713 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Introduction-Theory-Early-Universe-Bang/dp/9814322245/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1336418205&sr=1-1

Mapping of Parent Hamiltonians : From Abelian and non-Abelian Quantum Hall States to Exact Models of Critical Spin Chains / Martin Greiter.  Berlin: Springer, 2011.  QC1.S797 VOL. 244 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Mapping-Parent-Hamiltonians-non-Abelian-Critical/dp/3642243835/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1336418373&sr=1-1

Semiclassical Approach to Mesoscopic Systems : Classical Trajectory Correlations and Wave Interference / Daniel Waltner.  Berlin: Springer, 2012.  QC1.S797 VOL. 245 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Semiclassical-Approach-Mesoscopic-Systems-Correlations/dp/3642245277/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1336418501&sr=1-1

Mathematical Physics : With Partial Differential Equations / James R. Kirkwood.  Amsterdam: Elsevier Academic, 2013.  QC20.7.D5K57 2013  http://www.amazon.com/Mathematical-Physics-Partial-Differential-Equations/dp/0123869110/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1336418660&sr=1-1

Particle Swarm Optimisation : Classical and Quantum Perspectives / Jun Sun, Choi-Hong Lai, and Xiao-Jun Wu.  Boca Raton, FL: CRC, 2012.  QC20.7.M27S86 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Particle-Swarm-Optimisation-Perspectives-Scientific/dp/1439835764/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1336418877&sr=1-1

Transport Properties of Fluids : Their Correlation, Prediction and Estimation / Jurgen Millat,John H. Dymond, and C.A. Nieto de Castro.  Cambridge, UK: Cambridge, 2005.  QC151.T73 2005  http://www.amazon.com/Transport-Properties-Fluids-Correlation-Prediction/dp/0521022908/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1336419063&sr=1-2

The New Quantum Age : From Bell’s Theorem to Quantum Computation and Teleportation / Andrew Whitaker.  Oxford, UK: Oxford, 2012.  QC174.12.W49 2012  http://www.amazon.com/The-New-Quantum-Age-Teleportation/dp/0199589135/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1336419229&sr=1-1

Applied Photometry, Radiometry, and Measurements of Optical Losses / Michael Bukshtab.  Dordrecht: Springer, 2012.  QC397.5.O77B85 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Photometry-Radiometry-Measurements-Springer-Sciences/dp/9400721641/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1336419378&sr=1-1

Mathematical Analysis of Deterministic and Stochastic Problems in Complex Media Electromagnetics / G.F. Roach, I.G. Stratis, and A.N. Yannacopoulos.  Princeton, NJ: Princeton, 2012.  QC760.4.M37R63 2012  http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Dstripbooks&field-keywords=Mathematical+Analysis+of+Deterministic+and+Stochastic+Problems+in+Complex+Media+Electromagnetics

Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics, Volume 170 / Edited by Peter W. Hawkes.  Amsterdam: Elsevier Academic, 2012.  QC793.5.E62A3 VOL. 170 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Advances-Imaging-Electron-Physics-Volume/dp/0123943965/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1336420049&sr=1-1

New Physics Books in the Roger Sorrells Engineering & Science Library

A Universe from Nothing : Why There is Something Rather than Nothing / Lawrence M. Krauss.  New York: Free Press, 2012.  QB981.K773 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Universe-Nothing-There-Something-Rather/dp/145162445X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1332353599&sr=1-1

The Geometry of Physics : An Introduction, 3rd ed / Theodore Frankel.  Cambridge, UK: Cambridge, 2012.  QC20.7.D52F73 2012  http://www.amazon.com/The-Geometry-Physics-An-Introduction/dp/1107602602/ref=sr_1_3?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1332353714&sr=1-3

Solid State Physics, Volume 62 / Robert E. Camley and Robert L. Stamps, Editors.  Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2011.  QC173.S477 VOL. 62 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Solid-State-Physics-Volume-62/dp/0123742935/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1332353891&sr=1-1

The Wonderful World of Relativity : A Precise Guide for the General Reader / Andrew M. Steane.  Oxford, UK: Oxford, 2011.  QC173.57.S74 2011  http://www.amazon.com/The-Wonderful-World-Relativity-precise/dp/0199694613/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1332353411&sr=1-1

Black Holes, Wormholes, and Time Machines, 2nd ed / Jim Al-Khalili.  Boca Raton, FL: CRC, 2012.  QC173.59.S65A4 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Black-Wormholes-Machines-Second-Edition/dp/1439885591/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1332354043&sr=1-1

Advances in Heat Transfer, Volume 43 / Edited by Young I. Cho and George A. Greene.  Amsterdam: Elsevier Academic, 2011.  QC320.A1A3 VOL. 43 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Advances-Heat-Transfer-Volume-43/dp/0123815290/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1332354189&sr=1-1

Single-Molecule Biophysics : Experiment and Theory / Edited by Tamiki Komatsuzaki et al.  Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley, 2012.  QD453.A27 VOL. 146 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Advances-Chemical-Physics-Molecule-Biophysics/dp/1118057805/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1332354334&sr=1-1

Advances in Chemical Physics, Volume 147 / Edited by Stuart A. Rice and Aaron R. Dinner.  Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley, 2012.  QD453.A27 VOL. 147 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Advances-Chemical-Physics-Volume-147/dp/1118122348/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1332354483&sr=1-1

 

New Physics Books in the Roger Sorrells Engineering & Science Library

Mathematical Methods : For Physical and Analytical Chemistry / David Z. Goodson.  Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2011.  QC20.G66 2011   http://www.amazon.com/Mathematical-Methods-Physical-Analytical-Chemistry/dp/0470473541/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1328024036&sr=1-1   [hmm … this one should have been classed in chemistry]

Six Easy Pieces : Essentials of Physics Explained by its Most Brilliant Teacher / Richard P. Feynman.  New York: Basic Books, (1963) 2011.  QC21.3.F49 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Six-Easy-Pieces-Essentials-Explained/dp/0465025277/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1328023728&sr=8-1

Atomistic Properties of Solids / D.B. Sirdeshmukh, L. Sirdeshmukh, and K.G. Subhadra.  Heidelberg: Springer, 2011.  QC21.3.S57 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Atomistic-Properties-Springer-Materials-Science/dp/3642199704/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1328027318&sr=1-1

Advances in the Physics of Particles and Nuclei / Douglas H. Beck, Dieter Haidt, and John W. Negele, Editors.  Heidelberg: Springer, 2011.   QC173.A2545 VOL. 31 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Advances-Physics-Particles-Nuclei-31/dp/3642233058/ref=sr_1_3?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1328027471&sr=1-3

Mathematical Foundations of Quantum Field Theory and Perturbative String Theory / Hisham Sati and Urs Schreiber, Editors.  Providence, RI: American Mathematical Society, 2011.  QC174.45.A1M38 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Mathematical-Foundations-Perturbative-Proceedings-Mathematics/dp/0821851950/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1328027613&sr=1-1

Swift Heavy Ions for Materials Engineering and Nanostructuring / D.K. Avasthi and G.K. Mehta.  Dordrecht: Springer, 2011.  QC176.8.N35A93 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Materials-Engineering-Nanostructuring-Springer-Science/dp/9400712286/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1328029017&sr=1-1

Mean Field Models for Spin Glasses, Volume I: Basic Examples / Michel Talagrand.  Berlin: Springer, 2011.  QC176.8.S68T35X 2011 VOL. 1  http://www.amazon.com/Mean-Field-Models-Spin-Glasses/dp/3642152015/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1328029151&sr=1-1

A First Course in Loop Quantum Gravity / Rodolfo Gambini and Jorge Pullin.  Oxford, UK: Oxford, 2011.  QC178.G363X 2011  http://www.amazon.com/First-Course-Loop-Quantum-Gravity/dp/0199590753/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1328029263&sr=1-1

Thermal Physics : Entropy and Free Energies, 2nd ed. / Joon Chang Lee.  Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific, 2011.  QC311.L344 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Thermal-Physics-Entropy-Energies-Second/dp/9814340766/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1328029391&sr=1-1

Quantum Plasmas : An Hydrodynamic Approach / Fernando Haas.  New York: Springer, 2011.  QC718.H33 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Quantum-Plasmas-Hydrodynamic-Approach-Springer/dp/1441982000/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1328029486&sr=1-1

Particle Physics : A Beginner’s Guide / Brian R. Martin.  Oxford, UK: Oneworld, 2011.  QC793.26.M37 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Particle-Physics-Beginners-Guide-Oneworld/dp/1851687866/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1328029651&sr=1-1

Advances in Imaging and Electron Physics, Volume 169 / Edited by Peter W. Hawkes.  Amsterdam: Elsevier Academic, 2011.  QC793.5.E62A3 VOL. 169 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Advances-Imaging-Electron-Physics-169/dp/0123859816/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1328029889&sr=1-1

Physics of Laser Materials Processing : Theory and Experiment / Gennady G. Gladush and Igor Smurov.  Heidelberg: Springer, 2011.  TA1677.G53 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Physics-Laser-Materials-Processing-Experiment/dp/3642192424/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1328030085&sr=1-1

 

New Physics Books in the Sorrells Engineering & Science Library

About Time : Cosmology and Culture at the Twilight of the Big Bang / Adam Frank.  New York: Free Press, 2011.  QB981.F67 2011  http://www.amazon.com/About-Time-Cosmology-Culture-Twilight/dp/1439169594/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1326736986&sr=1-1

Primordial Cosmology / Giovanni Montani et al.  Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific, 2011.  QB991.B54P75 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Primordial-Cosmology-Giovanni-Montani/dp/9814271004/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1326737174&sr=1-1

A Short History of Physics in the American Century / David C. Cassidy.  Cambridge, MA: Harvard, 2011.  QC9.U5C36 2011  http://www.amazon.com/History-American-Histories-Technology-Medicine/dp/0674049365/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1326737536&sr=1-1

World in the Balance : The Historic Quest for an Absolute System of Measurement / Robert P. Crease.  New York: W.W. Norton, 2011.  QC83.C74 2011  http://www.amazon.com/World-Balance-Historic-Absolute-Measurement/dp/0393072983/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1326737692&sr=1-1

From Artefacts to Atoms : The BIPM and the Search for Ultimate Measurement Standards / Terry Quinn.  Oxford, UK: Oxford, 2012.  QC91.Q46 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Artefacts-Atoms-Ultimate-Measurement-Standards/dp/0195307860/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1326736525&sr=1-1

Statistics for Imaging, Optics and Photonics / Peter Bajorski.  Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley, 2012.  QC369.B35 2012  http://www.amazon.com/Statistics-Imaging-Optics-Photonics-Probability/dp/0470509457/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1326737826&sr=1-1

Radioactivity : A History of a Mysterious Science / Marjorie C. Malley.  Oxford, UK: Oxford, 2011.  QC794.6.R3M35 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Radioactivity-Mysterious-Marjorie-C-Malley/dp/019976641X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1326736339&sr=1-1

New Physics Books in the Sorrells Engineering & Science Library

You might have noticed something new in the Subject line – yes, the Engineering & Science Library has been renamed in honor of Roger Sorrells.  Roger is the late partner of Gloriana St. Clair, Dean of Libraries at Carnegie Mellon.

Fluid Mechanics : A Short Course for Physicists / Gregory Falkovich.  Cambridge, UK: Cambridge, 2011.  QC145.2.F35 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Fluid-Mechanics-Short-Course-Physicists/dp/1107005752/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1323464608&sr=1-1

Advances in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics, Volume 60 / Serial edited by Ennio Arimondo, Paul R. Berman and Chun C. Lin.  Amsterdam: Elsevier Academic, 2011.  QC173.A2543 VOL. 60 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Advances-Atomic-Molecular-Optical-Physics/dp/012385508X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1323464944&sr=1-1

Viscoelastic Behavior of Rubbery Materials / C.M. Roland.  Oxford, UK: Oxford, 2011.  QC173.4.P65R65 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Viscoelastic-Behavior-Rubbery-Materials-Michael/dp/0199571570/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1323464755&sr=1-1

Heisenberg’s Quantum Mechanics / Mohsen Razavy.  Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific, 2011.  QC174.12.R39 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Heisenbergs-Quantum-Mechanics-Mohsen-Razavy/dp/9814304115/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1323464403&sr=8-1

 

New Physics Books in the Engineering & Science Library

Introduction to the Theory of the Early Universe : Cosmological Perturbations and Inflationary Theory / Dmitry S. Grobunov and Valery A. Rubakov.  Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific, 2011.  QB991.I54G67 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Introduction-Theory-Early-Universe-Perturbations/dp/9814343781/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1321981724&sr=8-1

A time and a tide : A memoir / Charles K. Kao.  Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, 2011.  QC16.K36A3 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Time-Tide-Charles-Kao-Memoir/dp/9629964465/ref=sr_1_1_title_1_har?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1321982003&sr=1-1

The World According to Quantum Mechanics : Why the Laws of Physics Make Perfect Sense After All / Ulrich Mohrhoff.  Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific, 2011.  QC174.12.M64X 2011  http://www.amazon.com/World-According-Quantum-Mechanics-Physics/dp/9814293377/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1321982161&sr=1-1

Quantum Dynamic Imaging : Theoretical and Numerical Methods / André D. Bandrauk and Misha Ivanov, Editors.  New York: Springer, 2011.  QC446.2.Q35X 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Quantum-Dynamic-Imaging-Theoretical-Mathematical/dp/1441994904/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1321982343&sr=1-1

Elementary Biophysics, 2nd ed / P.K. Srivastava.  Oxford, UK: Alpha Science, 2011.  QH505.S75X 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Elementary-Biophysics-Second-P-K-Srivastava/dp/1842654837/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1321982460&sr=1-1

Liquid Crystal Displays : Fundamental Physics and Technology / Robert H. Chen.  Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2011.  TK7872.L56C44 2011  http://www.amazon.com/Liquid-Crystal-Displays-Fundamental-Technology/dp/047093087X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1321982584&sr=1-1