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In diesem mehrbandigen Werk finden sich die Briefwechsel des bedeutenden Physikers und Nobelpreistragers Otto Stern (1888-1969). Das Besondere an dieser Sammlung ist, dass die Briefe nicht streng chronologisch, sondern nach Themen und Personen angeordnet sind, um je einen Themenschwerpunkt im Leben Sterns im Zusammenhang vorzustellen. Erklarende Texte zwischen den Briefen ...
Otto Sterns Gesammelte Briefe - Band 2: Sterns Wissenschaftliche Arbeiten Und Zur Geschichte Der Nobelpreisvergabe
In diesem mehrbandigen Werk finden sich die Briefwechsel des bedeutenden Physikers und Nobelpreistragers Otto Stern (1888-1969). Das Besondere an dieser Sammlung ist, dass die Briefe nicht streng chronologisch, sondern nach Themen und Personen angeordnet sind, um je einen Themenschwerpunkt im Leben Sterns im Zusammenhang vorzustellen. Erklarende Texte zwischen den Briefen ermoeglichen ein tieferes Verstandnis der wissenschaftlichen und historischen Zusammenhange. Das Werk richtet sich damit nicht nur Wissenschaftshistoriker sondern an alle interessierten Leser, die mehr uber Otto Stern und sein Wirken erfahren moechten. Im vorliegenden zweiten Band geht es um diejenigen Briefe, die Stern u. a. mit Einstein, Sackur, von Laue, Pauli, Bohr, Rabi zu den wissenschaftlichen Themenfeldern Entropie und den Experimenten mit der Molekularstrahlmethode ausgetauscht hat und um die Geschichte des Stern`schen Nobelpreises. Es werden die Nobelpreisnominierungsbriefe und die Entscheidungen des Nobelkomitees sowie die zahlreichen Gluckwunsche nach der Verleihung des Physiknobelpreises an Stern besprochen. Mit diesem Werk soll an den herausragenden Physiker und Menschen Otto Stern erinnert werden, der mit seinen genialen Experimentierverfahren Vater des Stern-Gerlach-Experiments war und zusammen mit Walther Gerlach dieses in genialer Weise durchfuhrte. Dies war ein Meilenstein fur die Entwicklung der modernen Quantenphysik.
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83.990000 USD

Otto Sterns Gesammelte Briefe - Band 2: Sterns Wissenschaftliche Arbeiten Und Zur Geschichte Der Nobelpreisvergabe

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Dieses Buch prasentiert 70 Merkwurdigkeiten der Ausgeforscht -Glossen der Nachrichten aus der Chemie von Michael Gross. Obskure Aspekte und Meldungen aus der Wissenschaft werden aufgespiesst und die Lesenden damit sowohl zum Schmunzeln als auch zum Nachdenken angeregt. Eingehend analysiert, in Kakao inkubiert und in Heiterkeit aufgeloest wird dabei auch die ...
Tabakschwarmer, Bucherwurmer Und Turbo-Socken: Chemische Schwarmereien Aus 10 Jahren Ausgeforscht
Dieses Buch prasentiert 70 Merkwurdigkeiten der Ausgeforscht -Glossen der Nachrichten aus der Chemie von Michael Gross. Obskure Aspekte und Meldungen aus der Wissenschaft werden aufgespiesst und die Lesenden damit sowohl zum Schmunzeln als auch zum Nachdenken angeregt. Eingehend analysiert, in Kakao inkubiert und in Heiterkeit aufgeloest wird dabei auch die Wechselwirkung zwischen Wissenschaft und Technologie, dem menschlichen Alltagsleben und Konsumverhalten: von stinkenden Socken bis hin zu den perlenden Gasblasen des Champagner. Der wissenschaftliche Hintergrund der Glossen erstreckt sich von der Biologie uber die Chemie bis hin zur Quantenmechanik - der alltaglich-kuriose Vordergrund von neumodischen, voellig uberflussigen Erfindungen bis hin zu traditionellen Grundnahrungsmitteln wie Bier und Wein. Der Autor Michael Gross studierte Chemie und erforschte am Oxford Centre for Molecular Sciences die biophysikalische Chemie der Proteine. Heute lebt er als freier Wissenschaftsjournalist in Oxford und schreibt regelmassig Sachbucher und Beitrage u.a. fur Spektrum der Wissenschaft, Chemie in unserer Zeit und Nachrichten aus der Chemie. 2014 wurde er von der Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker mit dem GDCh-Preis fur Journalisten und Schriftsteller ausgezeichnet.
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24.140000 USD

Tabakschwarmer, Bucherwurmer Und Turbo-Socken: Chemische Schwarmereien Aus 10 Jahren Ausgeforscht

by Michael Gro
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Ihr seid in den ersten Semestern des Bio-, Chemie-, Geo oder Medizinstudiums und wollt euch voll auf euer Fach konzentrieren. Doch zunachst drangt sich noch die gefurchtete Physik-Vorlesung dazwischen, die euch das Leben schwer macht. Eure einzige Hoffnung ist das begleitende Tutorium, das den Stoff besser verdaulich vermittelt. Genau dort ...
Tutorium Physik Furs Nebenfach: UEbersetzt Aus Dem Unverstandlichen
Ihr seid in den ersten Semestern des Bio-, Chemie-, Geo oder Medizinstudiums und wollt euch voll auf euer Fach konzentrieren. Doch zunachst drangt sich noch die gefurchtete Physik-Vorlesung dazwischen, die euch das Leben schwer macht. Eure einzige Hoffnung ist das begleitende Tutorium, das den Stoff besser verdaulich vermittelt. Genau dort knupft dieses Buch in seiner zweiten, uberarbeiteten und erweiterten Auflage an - mit Autoren, die eure Probleme aus langjahriger Erfahrung als Tutoren kennen. Ausfuhrliche UEbungsaufgaben, verstandliche Erklarungen, neue spektakulare Videos und viele Hinweise auf die Anwendungen der Grundlagen sollen euch den Zugang erleichtern. Ein separates Kapitel zum obligatorischen Physikpraktikum bereitet optimal vor und auch die Mathe soll euch nicht erschrecken: Alles Wichtige wird einfach und klar eingefuhrt. Mit dieser Allzweckwaffe seid ihr furs Studium gewappnet!
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55.78 USD

Tutorium Physik Furs Nebenfach: UEbersetzt Aus Dem Unverstandlichen

by Niklas Wahl, Tim Tugendhat, Christoph Kommer
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The development of atomic bombs under the auspices of the U.S. Army's Manhattan Project during World War II is considered to be the outstanding news story of the twentieth century. In this book, a physicist and expert on the history of the Project presents a comprehensive overview of this momentous ...
The History and Science of the Manhattan Project
The development of atomic bombs under the auspices of the U.S. Army's Manhattan Project during World War II is considered to be the outstanding news story of the twentieth century. In this book, a physicist and expert on the history of the Project presents a comprehensive overview of this momentous achievement. The first three chapters cover the history of nuclear physics from the discovery of radioactivity to the discovery of fission, and would be ideal for instructors of a sophomore-level Modern Physics course. Student-level exercises at the ends of the chapters are accompanied by answers. Chapter 7 covers the physics of first-generation fission weapons at a similar level, again accompanied by exercises and answers. For the interested layman and for non-science students and instructors, the book includes extensive qualitative material on the history, organization, implementation, and results of the Manhattan Project and the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombing missions. The reader also learns about the legacy of the Project as reflected in the current world stockpiles of nuclear weapons. This second edition contains important revisions and additions, including a new chapter on the German atomic bomb program and new sections on British and Canadian contributions to the Manhattan project and on feed materials. Several other sections have been expanded; reader feedback has been helpful in introducing minor corrections and improved explanations; and, last but not least, the second edition includes a detailed index.
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94.490000 USD

The History and Science of the Manhattan Project

by Bruce Cameron Reed
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Dieses Buch bietet im kompakten UEberblick das gesamte Basiswissen der Physik, Chemie und Biochemie in leicht verstandlichen Texten und Abbildungen, bei Beschrankung auf das wirklich Notwendige. Es ist abgestimmt auf die Gegenstandskataloge fur den ersten Abschnitt der AErztlichen und der Pharmazeutischen Prufung. Fur Studierende der Biologie, der Ernahrungs- und Umweltwissenschaften ...
Basiswissen Physik, Chemie Und Biochemie: Vom Atom Bis Zur Atmung - Fur Biologen, Mediziner, Pharmazeuten Und Agrarwissenschaftler
Dieses Buch bietet im kompakten UEberblick das gesamte Basiswissen der Physik, Chemie und Biochemie in leicht verstandlichen Texten und Abbildungen, bei Beschrankung auf das wirklich Notwendige. Es ist abgestimmt auf die Gegenstandskataloge fur den ersten Abschnitt der AErztlichen und der Pharmazeutischen Prufung. Fur Studierende der Biologie, der Ernahrungs- und Umweltwissenschaften dient es zur leichteren Orientierung im Grundstudium und zur optimalen Vorbereitung fur die Vor- oder Zwischenprufung. Fur diese Neuauflage haben die Autoren alle Kapitel durchgangig aktualisiert.
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41.990000 USD

Basiswissen Physik, Chemie Und Biochemie: Vom Atom Bis Zur Atmung - Fur Biologen, Mediziner, Pharmazeuten Und Agrarwissenschaftler

by Andreas Schulz, Bruno P Kremer, Horst Bannwarth
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This open access book examines key aspects of international cooperation to enhance nuclear safety, security, safeguards, and non-proliferation, thereby assisting in development and maintenance of the verification regime and fostering progress toward a nuclear weapon-free world. The book opens by addressing important political, institutional, and legal dimensions. Current challenges are ...
International Cooperation for Enhancing Nuclear Safety, Security, Safeguards and Non-proliferation-60 Years of IAEA and EURATOM: Proceedings of the XX Edoardo Amaldi Conference, Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, Italy, October 9-10, 2017
This open access book examines key aspects of international cooperation to enhance nuclear safety, security, safeguards, and non-proliferation, thereby assisting in development and maintenance of the verification regime and fostering progress toward a nuclear weapon-free world. The book opens by addressing important political, institutional, and legal dimensions. Current challenges are discussed and attempts made to identify possible solutions and future improvements. Subsequent sections consider scientific developments that have the potential to increase the effectiveness of implementation of international regimes, particularly in critical areas, technology foresight, and the ongoing evaluation of current capabilities. The closing sections examine scientific and technical challenges and discuss the role of international cooperation and actions of the scientific community in leading the world toward peace and security. The book - which celebrates 60 years of IAEA Atoms for Peace and Development and the EURATOM Treaty - comprises contributions presented at the XX Edoardo Amaldi Conference, where eminent scientists, diplomats, and policymakers were able to compare national perspectives and update international collaborations.
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62.990000 USD

International Cooperation for Enhancing Nuclear Safety, Security, Safeguards and Non-proliferation-60 Years of IAEA and EURATOM: Proceedings of the XX Edoardo Amaldi Conference, Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, Italy, October 9-10, 2017

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Die kunstliche Intelligenz Isaac hat ein Ziel: die Gesetze von Raum und Zeit zu verstehen. Dieses Buch erzahlt das Abenteuer von Isaac und seiner menschlichen Begleitung San auf ihrer Reise durch das Sonnensystem. In seinem Raumschiff erforscht Isaac Schwarze Loecher und Zeitreisen, misst Gravitationswellen und versucht, die Physik der Wurmloecher ...
Isaac Oder Die Entdeckung Der Raumzeit
Die kunstliche Intelligenz Isaac hat ein Ziel: die Gesetze von Raum und Zeit zu verstehen. Dieses Buch erzahlt das Abenteuer von Isaac und seiner menschlichen Begleitung San auf ihrer Reise durch das Sonnensystem. In seinem Raumschiff erforscht Isaac Schwarze Loecher und Zeitreisen, misst Gravitationswellen und versucht, die Physik der Wurmloecher zu begreifen. San hilft ihm, die richtigen Fragen zu stellen und sich auf das Wesentliche zu fokussieren. Im Dialog der beiden unterschiedlichen Gesprachspartner kann der Leser die Entdeckung der Newtonschen Gesetze bis zu Einsteins Relativitatstheorie verfolgen. Jede Unterhaltung von Isaac und San wird von einem Abschnitt begleitet, in dem der Autor gut verstandlich die physikalischen Hintergrunde zu Isaacs Entdeckungen beschreibt. ISAAC: Guten Tag, San. Ich habe eine interessante UEberlegung angestellt, die ich Ihnen gern prasentieren wurde. SAN: Worum geht es? Der Autor Martin Baker hat Physik studiert und in der Elementarteilchenphysik promoviert. Seit 1996 lehrt und forscht er an der TU Braunschweig uber die Mechanik moderner Werkstoffe. Er ist Autor des Wissenschaftsblogs Hier wohnen Drachen, mag Physik und Dinosaurier.
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29.390000 USD

Isaac Oder Die Entdeckung Der Raumzeit

by Martin Baker
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Diese praxisnahe Anleitung bietet punktgenau dosiert Erste Hilfe beim Erstellen schriftlicher Arbeiten im Studium der naturwissenschaftlichen F cher, aber auch in der gymnasialen Oberstufe oder im Beruf. Der Autor leistet Hilfestellung bei der Suche nach aktuellen Informationen, der Gliederung des Stoffs, beim korrekten Zitieren sowie der Gestaltung von Seitenlayout, Grafiken ...
Vom Referat Bis Zur Abschlussarbeit: Naturwissenschaftliche Texte Perfekt Produzieren, Pr sentieren Und Publizieren
Diese praxisnahe Anleitung bietet punktgenau dosiert Erste Hilfe beim Erstellen schriftlicher Arbeiten im Studium der naturwissenschaftlichen F cher, aber auch in der gymnasialen Oberstufe oder im Beruf. Der Autor leistet Hilfestellung bei der Suche nach aktuellen Informationen, der Gliederung des Stoffs, beim korrekten Zitieren sowie der Gestaltung von Seitenlayout, Grafiken und Tabellen. Die 3. Auflage wurde berarbeitet und u. a. um einen Abschnitt speziell zur Bachelor-Arbeit erg nzt.
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41.990000 USD

Vom Referat Bis Zur Abschlussarbeit: Naturwissenschaftliche Texte Perfekt Produzieren, Pr sentieren Und Publizieren

by Bruno P Kremer
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This textbook provides an exposition of equilibrium thermodynamics and its applications to several areas of physics with particular attention to phase transitions and critical phenomena. The applications include several areas of condensed matter physics and include also a chapter on thermochemistry. Phase transitions and critical phenomena are treated according to ...
Equilibrium Thermodynamics
This textbook provides an exposition of equilibrium thermodynamics and its applications to several areas of physics with particular attention to phase transitions and critical phenomena. The applications include several areas of condensed matter physics and include also a chapter on thermochemistry. Phase transitions and critical phenomena are treated according to the modern development of the field, based on the ideas of universality and on the Widom scaling theory. For each topic, a mean-field or Landau theory is presented to describe qualitatively the phase transitions. These theories include the van der Waals theory of the liquid-vapor transition, the Hildebrand-Heitler theory of regular mixtures, the Griffiths-Landau theory for multicritical points in multicomponent systems, the Bragg-Williams theory of order-disorder in alloys, the Weiss theory of ferromagnetism, the Neel theory of antiferromagnetism, the Devonshire theory for ferroelectrics and Landau-de Gennes theory of liquid crystals. This new edition presents expanded sections on phase transitions, liquid crystals and magnetic systems, for all problems detailed solutions are provided. It is intended for students in physics and chemistry and provides a unique combination of thorough theoretical explanation and presentation of applications in both areas. Chapter summaries, highlighted essentials and problems with solutions enable a self sustained approach and deepen the knowledge. It is intended for students in physics and chemistry and provides a unique combination of thorough theoretical explanation and presentation of applications in both areas. Chapter summaries, highlighted essentials and problems with solutions enable a self sustained approach and deepen the knowledge.
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115.490000 USD

Equilibrium Thermodynamics

by Mario J. de Oliveira
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This textbook takes the reader on a tour of the most important landmarks of theoretical physics: classical, quantum, and statistical mechanics, relativity, electrodynamics, as well as the most modern and exciting of all: elementary particles and the physics of fractals. The second edition has been supplemented with a new chapter ...
From Newton to Mandelbrot: A Primer in Theoretical Physics
This textbook takes the reader on a tour of the most important landmarks of theoretical physics: classical, quantum, and statistical mechanics, relativity, electrodynamics, as well as the most modern and exciting of all: elementary particles and the physics of fractals. The second edition has been supplemented with a new chapter devoted to concise though complete presentation of dynamical systems, bifurcations and chaos theory. The treatment is confined to the essentials of each area, presenting all the central concepts and equations at an accessible level. Chapters 1 to 4 contain the standard material of courses in theoretical physics and are supposed to accompany lectures at the university; thus they are rather condensed. They are supposed to fill one year of teaching. Chapters 5 and 6, in contrast, are written less condensed since this material may not be part of standard lectures and thus could be studied without the help of a university teacher. An appendix on elementary particles lies somewhere in between: It could be a summary of a much more detailed course, or studied without such a course. Illustrations and numerous problems round off this unusual textbook. It will ideally accompany the students all along their course in theoretical physics and prove indispensable in preparing and revising the exams. It is also suited as a reference for teachers or scientists from other disciplines who are interested in the topic.
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89.240000 USD

From Newton to Mandelbrot: A Primer in Theoretical Physics

by Annick Lesne, H. Eugene Stanley, Dietrich Stauffer
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These proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Difference Equations and Applications cover a number of different aspects of difference equations and discrete dynamical systems, as well as the interplay between difference equations and dynamical systems. The conference was organized by the Department of Mathematics at the Universitat Autonoma de ...
Difference Equations, Discrete Dynamical Systems and Applications: ICDEA, Barcelona, Spain, July 2012
These proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Difference Equations and Applications cover a number of different aspects of difference equations and discrete dynamical systems, as well as the interplay between difference equations and dynamical systems. The conference was organized by the Department of Mathematics at the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB) under the auspices of the International Society of Difference Equations (ISDE) and held in Barcelona (Catalonia, Spain) in July 2012. Its purpose was to bring together experts and novices in these fields to discuss the latest developments. The book gathers contributions in the field of combinatorial and topological dynamics, complex dynamics, applications of difference equations to biology, chaotic linear dynamics, economic dynamics and control and asymptotic behavior, and periodicity of difference equations. As such it is of interest to researchers and scientists engaged in the theory and applications of difference equations and discrete dynamical systems.
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209.990000 USD

Difference Equations, Discrete Dynamical Systems and Applications: ICDEA, Barcelona, Spain, July 2012

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Physics underlies all complexity, including our own existence: how is this possible? How can our own lives emerge from interactions of electrons, protons, and neutrons? This book considers the interaction of physical and non-physical causation in complex systems such as living beings, and in particular in the human brain, relating ...
How Can Physics Underlie the Mind?: Top-Down Causation in the Human Context
Physics underlies all complexity, including our own existence: how is this possible? How can our own lives emerge from interactions of electrons, protons, and neutrons? This book considers the interaction of physical and non-physical causation in complex systems such as living beings, and in particular in the human brain, relating this to the emergence of higher levels of complexity with real causal powers. In particular it explores the idea of top-down causation, which is the key effect allowing the emergence of true complexity and also enables the causal efficacy of non-physical entities, including the value of money, social conventions, and ethical choices.
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83.990000 USD

How Can Physics Underlie the Mind?: Top-Down Causation in the Human Context

by George Ellis
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This open access book examines key aspects of international cooperation to enhance nuclear safety, security, safeguards, and non-proliferation, thereby assisting in development and maintenance of the verification regime and fostering progress toward a nuclear weapon-free world. The book opens by addressing important political, institutional, and legal dimensions. Current challenges are ...
International Cooperation for Enhancing Nuclear Safety, Security, Safeguards and Non-proliferation-60 Years of IAEA and EURATOM: Proceedings of the XX Edoardo Amaldi Conference, Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, Italy, October 9-10, 2017
This open access book examines key aspects of international cooperation to enhance nuclear safety, security, safeguards, and non-proliferation, thereby assisting in development and maintenance of the verification regime and fostering progress toward a nuclear weapon-free world. The book opens by addressing important political, institutional, and legal dimensions. Current challenges are discussed and attempts made to identify possible solutions and future improvements. Subsequent sections consider scientific developments that have the potential to increase the effectiveness of implementation of international regimes, particularly in critical areas, technology foresight, and the ongoing evaluation of current capabilities. The closing sections examine scientific and technical challenges and discuss the role of international cooperation and actions of the scientific community in leading the world toward peace and security. The book - which celebrates 60 years of IAEA Atoms for Peace and Development and the EURATOM Treaty - comprises contributions presented at the XX Edoardo Amaldi Conference, where eminent scientists, diplomats, and policymakers were able to compare national perspectives and update international collaborations.
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62.990000 USD

International Cooperation for Enhancing Nuclear Safety, Security, Safeguards and Non-proliferation-60 Years of IAEA and EURATOM: Proceedings of the XX Edoardo Amaldi Conference, Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei, Rome, Italy, October 9-10, 2017

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This book is targeted mainly to the undergraduate students of USA, UK and other European countries, and the M. Sc of Asian countries, but will be found useful for the graduate students, Graduate Record Examination (GRE), Teachers and Tutors. This is a by-product of lectures given at the Osmania University, ...
1000 Solved Problems in Modern Physics
This book is targeted mainly to the undergraduate students of USA, UK and other European countries, and the M. Sc of Asian countries, but will be found useful for the graduate students, Graduate Record Examination (GRE), Teachers and Tutors. This is a by-product of lectures given at the Osmania University, University of Ottawa and University of Tebrez over several years, and is intended to assist the students in their assignments and examinations. The book covers a wide spectrum of disciplines in Modern Physics, and is mainly based on the actual examination papers of UK and the Indian Universities. The selected problems display a large variety and conform to syllabi which are currently being used in various countries. The book is divided into ten chapters. Each chapter begins with basic concepts containing a set of formulae and explanatory notes for quick reference, followed by a number of problems and their detailed solutions. The problems are judiciously selected and are arranged section-wise. The so- tions are neither pedantic nor terse. The approach is straight forward and step-- step solutions are elaborately provided. More importantly the relevant formulas used for solving the problems can be located in the beginning of each chapter. There are approximately 150 line diagrams for illustration. Basic quantum mechanics, elementary calculus, vector calculus and Algebra are the pre-requisites.
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209.990000 USD

1000 Solved Problems in Modern Physics

by Ahmad A Kamal
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This book provides a comprehensive review of progress in the acquisition and extraction of electrocardiogram signals. The coverage is extensive, from a review of filtering techniques to measurement of heart rate variability, to aortic pressure measurement, to strategies for assessing contractile effort of the left ventricle and more. The book ...
Advances in Cardiac Signal Processing
This book provides a comprehensive review of progress in the acquisition and extraction of electrocardiogram signals. The coverage is extensive, from a review of filtering techniques to measurement of heart rate variability, to aortic pressure measurement, to strategies for assessing contractile effort of the left ventricle and more. The book concludes by assessing the future of cardiac signal processing, leading to next generation research which directly impact cardiac health care.
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262.490000 USD

Advances in Cardiac Signal Processing

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Generally speaking, Biosignals refer to signals recorded from the human body. They can be either electrical (e. g. Electrocardiogram (ECG), Electroencephalogram (EEG), Electromyogram (EMG), etc. ) or non-electrical (e. g. breathing, movements, etc. ). The acquisition and processing of such signals play an important role in clinical routines. They are ...
Advanced Biosignal Processing
Generally speaking, Biosignals refer to signals recorded from the human body. They can be either electrical (e. g. Electrocardiogram (ECG), Electroencephalogram (EEG), Electromyogram (EMG), etc. ) or non-electrical (e. g. breathing, movements, etc. ). The acquisition and processing of such signals play an important role in clinical routines. They are usually considered as major indicators which provide clinicians and physicians with useful information during diagnostic and monitoring processes. In some applications, the purpose is not necessarily medical. It may also be industrial. For instance, a real-time EEG system analysis can be used to control and analyze the vigilance of a car driver. In this case, the purpose of such a system basically consists of preventing crash risks. Furthermore, in certain other appli- tions,asetof biosignals (e. g. ECG,respiratorysignal,EEG,etc. ) can be used toc- trol or analyze human emotions. This is the case of the famous polygraph system, also known as the lie detector , the ef ciency of which remains open to debate! Thus when one is dealing with biosignals, special attention must be given to their acquisition, their analysis and their processing capabilities which constitute the nal stage preceding the clinical diagnosis. Naturally, the diagnosis is based on the information provided by the processing system.
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167.990000 USD

Advanced Biosignal Processing

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This textbook provides a comprehensive and instructive coverage of vehicular traffic flow dynamics and modeling. It makes this fascinating interdisciplinary topic, which to date was only documented in parts by specialized monographs, accessible to a broad readership. Numerous figures and problems with solutions help the reader to quickly understand and ...
Traffic Flow Dynamics: Data, Models and Simulation
This textbook provides a comprehensive and instructive coverage of vehicular traffic flow dynamics and modeling. It makes this fascinating interdisciplinary topic, which to date was only documented in parts by specialized monographs, accessible to a broad readership. Numerous figures and problems with solutions help the reader to quickly understand and practice the presented concepts. This book is targeted at students of physics and traffic engineering and, more generally, also at students and professionals in computer science, mathematics, and interdisciplinary topics. It also offers material for project work in programming and simulation at college and university level. The main part, after presenting different categories of traffic data, is devoted to a mathematical description of the dynamics of traffic flow, covering macroscopic models which describe traffic in terms of density, as well as microscopic many-particle models in which each particle corresponds to a vehicle and its driver. Focus chapters on traffic instabilities and model calibration/validation present these topics in a novel and systematic way. Finally, the theoretical framework is shown at work in selected applications such as traffic-state and travel-time estimation, intelligent transportation systems, traffic operations management, and a detailed physics-based model for fuel consumption and emissions.
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94.450000 USD

Traffic Flow Dynamics: Data, Models and Simulation

by Arne Kesting, Martin Treiber
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Scanning Electron Microscopy provides a description of the physics of electron-probe formation and of electron-specimen interactions. The different imaging and analytical modes using secondary and backscattered electrons, electron-beam-induced currents, X-ray and Auger electrons, electron channelling effects, and cathodoluminescence are discussed to evaluate specific contrasts and to obtain quantitative information.
Scanning Electron Microscopy: Physics of Image Formation and Microanalysis
Scanning Electron Microscopy provides a description of the physics of electron-probe formation and of electron-specimen interactions. The different imaging and analytical modes using secondary and backscattered electrons, electron-beam-induced currents, X-ray and Auger electrons, electron channelling effects, and cathodoluminescence are discussed to evaluate specific contrasts and to obtain quantitative information.
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209.990000 USD

Scanning Electron Microscopy: Physics of Image Formation and Microanalysis

by Ludwig Reimer
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Improving the reliability of long-range forecasts of natural disasters, such as severe weather, droughts and floods, in North America, South America, Africa and the Asian/Australasian monsoon regions is of vital importance to the livelihood of millions of people who are affected by these events. In recent years the significance of ...
Intraseasonal Variability in the Atmosphere-Ocean Climate System
Improving the reliability of long-range forecasts of natural disasters, such as severe weather, droughts and floods, in North America, South America, Africa and the Asian/Australasian monsoon regions is of vital importance to the livelihood of millions of people who are affected by these events. In recent years the significance of major short-term climatic variability, and events such as the El Nino/Southern Oscillation in the Pacific, with its worldwide effect on rainfall patterns, has been all to clearly demonstrated. Understanding and predicting the intra-seasonal variability (ISV) of the ocean and atmosphere is crucial to improving long range environmental forecasts and the reliability of climate change projects through climate models. In the second edition of this classic book on the subject, the authors have updated the original chapters, where appropriate, and added a new chapter that includes short subjects representing substantial new development in ISV research since the publication of the first edition.
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293.990000 USD

Intraseasonal Variability in the Atmosphere-Ocean Climate System

by Duane E. Waliser, William K -M Lau
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Contrary to monographs on non-linear optics this book concentrates on problems of self-organization in various important contexts. The reader learns how patterns in non-linear optical systems are created and what theoretical methods can be applied to describe them. Next, various aspects of pattern formation such as associative memory, information processing, ...
Self-Organization in Optical Systems and Applications in Information Technology
Contrary to monographs on non-linear optics this book concentrates on problems of self-organization in various important contexts. The reader learns how patterns in non-linear optical systems are created and what theoretical methods can be applied to describe them. Next, various aspects of pattern formation such as associative memory, information processing, spatio-temporal instability, photo refraction, and so on are treated. The book addresses graduate students and researchers in physics and optical engineering.
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135.450000 USD

Self-Organization in Optical Systems and Applications in Information Technology

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Written for an interdisciplinary readership, this book is a practical guide to the fascinating world of solitons. The author approaches the subject from the standpoint of applications in optics, hydrodynamics, and electrical and chemical engineering. This third edition has been thoroughly revised and updated.
Waves Called Solitons: Concepts and Experiments
Written for an interdisciplinary readership, this book is a practical guide to the fascinating world of solitons. The author approaches the subject from the standpoint of applications in optics, hydrodynamics, and electrical and chemical engineering. This third edition has been thoroughly revised and updated.
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Waves Called Solitons: Concepts and Experiments

by M. Remoissenet
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Homological Mirror Symmetry, the study of dualities of certain quantum field theories in a mathematically rigorous form, has developed into a flourishing subject on its own over the past years. The present volume bridges a gap in the literature by providing a set of lectures and reviews that both introduce ...
Homological Mirror Symmetry: New Developments and Perspectives
Homological Mirror Symmetry, the study of dualities of certain quantum field theories in a mathematically rigorous form, has developed into a flourishing subject on its own over the past years. The present volume bridges a gap in the literature by providing a set of lectures and reviews that both introduce and representatively review the state-of-the art in the field from different perspectives. With contributions by K. Fukaya, M. Herbst, K. Hori, M. Huang, A. Kapustin, L. Katzarkov, A. Klemm, M. Kontsevich, D. Page, S. Quackenbush, E. Sharpe, P. Seidel, I. Smith and Y. Soibelman, this volume will be a reference on the topic for everyone starting to work or actively working on mathematical aspects of quantum field theory.
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Homological Mirror Symmetry: New Developments and Perspectives

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The lectures that comprise this volume constitute a comprehensive survey of the many and various aspects of integrable dynamical systems. The present edition is a streamlined, revised and updated version of a 1997 set of notes that was published as Lecture Notes in Physics, Volume 495. This volume will be ...
Integrability of Nonlinear Systems
The lectures that comprise this volume constitute a comprehensive survey of the many and various aspects of integrable dynamical systems. The present edition is a streamlined, revised and updated version of a 1997 set of notes that was published as Lecture Notes in Physics, Volume 495. This volume will be complemented by a companion book dedicated to discrete integrable systems. Both volumes address primarily graduate students and nonspecialist researchers but will also benefit lecturers looking for suitable material for advanced courses and researchers interested in specific topics.
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114.450000 USD

Integrability of Nonlinear Systems

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This volume consists of a set of ten lectures conceived as both introduction and up-to-date survey on discrete integrable systems. It constitutes a companion book to Integrability of Nonlinear Systems (Springer-Verlag, 2004, LNP 638, ISBN 3-540-20630-2). Both volumes address primarily graduate students and nonspecialist researchers but will also benefit lecturers ...
Discrete Integrable Systems
This volume consists of a set of ten lectures conceived as both introduction and up-to-date survey on discrete integrable systems. It constitutes a companion book to Integrability of Nonlinear Systems (Springer-Verlag, 2004, LNP 638, ISBN 3-540-20630-2). Both volumes address primarily graduate students and nonspecialist researchers but will also benefit lecturers looking for suitable material for advanced courses and researchers interested in specific topics.
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Discrete Integrable Systems

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The lectures that comprise this volume constitute a comprehensive survey of the many and various aspects of integrable dynamical systems. The present edition is a streamlined, revised and updated version of a 1997 set of notes that was published as Lecture Notes in Physics, Volume 495. This volume will be ...
Integrability of Nonlinear Systems
The lectures that comprise this volume constitute a comprehensive survey of the many and various aspects of integrable dynamical systems. The present edition is a streamlined, revised and updated version of a 1997 set of notes that was published as Lecture Notes in Physics, Volume 495. This volume will be complemented by a companion book dedicated to discrete integrable systems. Both volumes address primarily graduate students and nonspecialist researchers but will also benefit lecturers looking for suitable material for advanced courses and researchers interested in specific topics.
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Integrability of Nonlinear Systems

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This volume constitutes an advanced introduction to the field of analysis, modeling and numerical simulation of rigid body mechanical systems with unilateral constraints. The topics include Moreau's sweeping process, the numerical analysis of nonsmooth multibody systems with friction, the study of energetical restitution coefficients for elasto-plastic models, the study of ...
Impacts in Mechanical Systems: Analysis and Modelling
This volume constitutes an advanced introduction to the field of analysis, modeling and numerical simulation of rigid body mechanical systems with unilateral constraints. The topics include Moreau's sweeping process, the numerical analysis of nonsmooth multibody systems with friction, the study of energetical restitution coefficients for elasto-plastic models, the study of stability and bifurcation in systems with impacts, and the development of a multiple impact rule for Newton's cradle and the simple rocking model. Combining pedagogical aspects with innovative approaches, this book will not only be of interest to researchers working actively in the field, but also to graduate students wishing to get acquainted with this field of research through lectures written at a level also accessible to nonspecialists.
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Impacts in Mechanical Systems: Analysis and Modelling

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In recent years, Raman spectroscopy has undergone a major transformation from a specialist laboratory technique to a practical analytical tool. This change was driven on several parallel fronts by dramatic advances in laser instrumentation, detectors, spectrometers, and optical ?lter technology. This resulted in the advent of a new generation of ...
Emerging Raman Applications and Techniques in Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Fields
In recent years, Raman spectroscopy has undergone a major transformation from a specialist laboratory technique to a practical analytical tool. This change was driven on several parallel fronts by dramatic advances in laser instrumentation, detectors, spectrometers, and optical ?lter technology. This resulted in the advent of a new generation of compact and robust Raman instruments with improved sensitivity and ?exibility. These devices could be operated for the ?rst time by non-specialists outside the laboratory envir- ment. Indeed, Raman spectroscopy is now found in the chemical and phar- ceutical industries for process control and has very recently been introduced into hospitals. Handheld instruments are used in forensic and other security applications and battery-operated versions for ?eld use are found in envir- mental and geological studies. Simultaneously, major advances have been seen in the development of powerful processing methods, some driven by the progress of related spect- scopic methods such as NIR absorption spectroscopy. Numerous chemometric packages are available for advanced analysis of data. These do not require specialist user knowledge (although caution is required in interpreting - sults) and provide further enhanced sensitivity and capability to the Raman technique. In this book we focus on two such major ?elds, biomedical and ph- maceutical. The book is aimed at life sciences and pharmaceutical re- erships. Accordingly, the chapter authors emphasize explanatory material with practical implications rather than focusing on mathematical detail.
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Emerging Raman Applications and Techniques in Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Fields

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39 2 2 Here B = hJ8:!t Ib and A = hJ8:!t Ia where Ia and Ib are the moments of inertia parallel and perpendicular respectively to the symmetry axis. ~ V I(J + 1) is 2n the total angular momentum of the molecule and K ~ its projection on ...
External Properties of Atomic Nuclei / Aussere Eigenschaften der Atomkerne
39 2 2 Here B = hJ8:!t Ib and A = hJ8:!t Ia where Ia and Ib are the moments of inertia parallel and perpendicular respectively to the symmetry axis. ~ V I(J + 1) is 2n the total angular momentum of the molecule and K ~ its projection on the 2n symmetry axis. If the molecule possesses a permanent electric dipole moment it can absorb a quantum of microwave energy hv and make a transition to a higher rotational' state governed by the selection rules L1 I = + 1, L1 K = O. The pure rotational absorption frequency is then given by v=2BI (1. 2) where I is the angular momentum quantum number for the upper state of the transition. If an isotopic substitution is made for an atom lying along the sym- metry axis of the molecule, thus changing its moment of inertia and hence its B value, the rotational absorption frequency will shift. The program of mass determination from microwave spectra is to correlate this frequency shift with the change in mass of the substituted isotope. These shifts can range from a few Mc to several thousands of Mc for a change of one mass unit, being larger generally for the lighter atoms. Typical isotopic shifts in the middle mass region (A =60 to 130) are 100 Mc per mass unit. As mentioned above, frequency shifts in the 24000 Mc region can be measured to at least an accuracy of 0.
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External Properties of Atomic Nuclei / Aussere Eigenschaften der Atomkerne

by Siegfried Flugge
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Evanescent waves play a growing role in many different areas, such as guided optics, optical-fiber couplers, integrated optical elements, internal reflection spectroscopy, atom optics, dark-field microscopy, scanning tunneling optical microscopy, microaperture microscopy, and apertureless microscopies. This book describes the near field of an object through the role of the evanescent ...
Evanescent Waves: From Newtonian Optics to Atomic Optics
Evanescent waves play a growing role in many different areas, such as guided optics, optical-fiber couplers, integrated optical elements, internal reflection spectroscopy, atom optics, dark-field microscopy, scanning tunneling optical microscopy, microaperture microscopy, and apertureless microscopies. This book describes the near field of an object through the role of the evanescent field in these areas of research. Intended as a reference for scientists and as an introduction at the graduate level.
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Evanescent Waves: From Newtonian Optics to Atomic Optics

by Frederique de Fornel
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Mechanics as a fundamental science in Physics and in Engineering deals with interactions of forces resulting in motion and deformation of material bodies. Similar to other sciences Mechanics serves in the world of Physics and in that of Engineering in a di?erent way, in spite of many and increasing inter- ...
Mechanical System Dynamics
Mechanics as a fundamental science in Physics and in Engineering deals with interactions of forces resulting in motion and deformation of material bodies. Similar to other sciences Mechanics serves in the world of Physics and in that of Engineering in a di?erent way, in spite of many and increasing inter- pendencies. Machines and mechanisms are for physicists tools for cognition and research, for engineers they are the objectives of research, according to a famous statement of the Frankfurt physicist and biologist Friedrich Dessauer. Physicists apply machines to support their questions to Nature with the goal of new insights into our physical world. Engineers apply physical knowledge to support the realization process of their ideas and their intuition. Physics is an analytical Science searching for answers to questions concerning the world around us. Engineering is a synthetic Science, where the physical and ma- ematical fundamentals play the role of a kind of reinsurance with respect to a really functioning and e?ciently operating machine. Engineering is also an iterative Science resulting in typical long-time evolutions of their products, but also in terms of the relatively short-time developments of improving an existing product or in developing a new one. Every physical or mathematical Science has to face these properties by developing on their side new methods, new practice-proved algorithms up to new fundamentals adaptable to new technological developments. This is as a matter of fact also true for the ?eld of Mechanics.
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Mechanical System Dynamics

by Friedrich Pfeiffer
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