June 2018

Looking for a summer read?  Try our collection of summer reading lists.

Ebook . . . . THE ATOMIC BOMB : THE STORY OF THE MANHATTAN PROJECT : HOW NUCLEAR PHYSICS BECAME A GLOBAL GEOPOLITICAL GAME-CHANGER.  By Bruce Cameron Reed.  Bristol:  IOP Physics, 2015.  [IOP Concise Physics]

QC15 .I538 2018 . . . . ATOM PROJECTS : EVENTS AND PEOPLE.  By Boris Ioffe. Translated by Wladimir von Schilppe.  Hackensack: World Scientific Publishing Co., 2018.

Ebook . . . . BASIC SEMICONDUCTOR PHYSICS.  3rd Edition.  By Chihiro Hamaguchi.  Cham : Springer, 2017.  [Graduate Texts in Physics]

Ebook . . . . CLASSICAL MECHANICS : LECTURE NOTES.  By Konstantin K. Likharev.  Bristol : IOP Publishing, 2017.  [IOP Expanding Physics;  Essential Advanced Physics]

QC20.7 .S54 B45 2018 . . . . THE COSMOLOGICAL SINGULARITY. By Vladmimir Belinski and Marc Henneaux. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018.  [Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics]

QC16 .E5 B66 2017 . . . . EINSTEIN’S GREATEST MISTAKE : A BIOGRAPHY. By David Bodanis. New York: First Mariner Books, 2017.

QC29 .I264 2017 . . . . ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR PHYSICISTS : A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO MOVE INVENTIONS FROM UNIVERSITY TO MARKET.  By Davide Iannuzzi.  San Rafael, CA:  Morgan & Claypool, 2017.  (also available online)

Ebook . . . . ERWIN SCHRÖDINGER’S COLOR THEORY : TRANSLATED WITH MODERN COMMENTARY.  By Erwin Schrödinger;  edited by Keith K. Niall.  Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2017.

QC178 .G365 2017 . . . . EXACT SOLUTIONS IN THREE-DIMENSIONAL GRAVITY. By Alberto A. García-Díaz. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017.  [Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics]

QC20.7 .F56 G36 2017 . . . . FINITE ELEMENTS : THEORY AND ALGORITHMS. By Sashikumaar Ganesan and Lutz Tobiska. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017. [Cambridge-IISc Series]

QC795.42 .F86 2017 . . . . FUNDAMENTALS OF IONIZING RADIATION DOSIMETRY. By Pedro Andreo, David T. Burns, Alan E. Nahum, Jan Seuntjens and Frank H. Attix.  Weinheim: Wiley-VCH, 2017.

Ebook . . . . FROM NEWTON TO EINSTEIN : ASK THE PHYSICIST ABOUT MECHANICS AND RELATIVITY.  By F. Todd Baker.  San Rafael, CA : Morgan & Claypool Publishers, 2014.

QC446.2 .P69 2017 . . . . FUNDAMENTALS OF NONLINEAR OPTICS. 2nd Edition. By Peter E. Powers and Joseph W. Haus.  Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2017.

QC157 .L67 2017 . . . . GEOPHYSICAL WAVES AND FLOWS: THEORY AND APPLICATIONS IN THE ATMOSPHERE, HYDROSPACE AND GEOSPACE. By David E. Loper. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017.

QC20 .P435 2017 . . . . A GUIDE TO MATHEMATICAL METHODS FOR PHYSICISTS : WITH PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS.  By Michela Petrini, Gianfranco Pradisi and Alberto Zaffaroni.  Hackensack: World Scientific Publishing, 2017.  [Essential Textbooks in Physics]

QC355.3 .G66 2017 . . . . INTRODUCTION TO FOURIER OPTICS.  4th Edition.  By Joseph W. Goodman.  NY:  W.H. Freeman, 2017.

QB464.2 .N46 2017 . . . . NEUTRINO ASTRONOMY : CURRENT STATUS, FUTURE PROSPECTS. Edited by Thomas Gaisser and Albercht Karle. Hackensack: World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., 2017.

QC174.86 .N65 L58 2017 . . . . NONEQUILIBRIUM STATISTICAL PHYSICS : A MODERN PERSPECTIVE.  By Roberto Livi and Paolo Politi.  New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017.

QC793.2 .I45 2017 . . . . THE ORIGIN OF MASS : ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FUNDAMENTAL SYMMETRIES. By John Iliopoulos. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.

Ebook . . . . PHYSICS AND VIDEO ANALYSIS.  By Rhett Allain.   San Rafael, CA : Morgan & Claypool Publishers, 2016.

QC611.8 .L68 O94 2018 . . . . THE PHYSICS OF LOW DIMENSIONAL MATERIALS. By Frank J Owens.  Hackensack:  World Scientific Publishing, 2018.

QC174.12 .C57 2017. . . . PICTURING QUANTUM PROCESSES : A FIRST COURSE IN QUANTUM THEORY AND DIAGRAMMATIC REASONING. By Bob Coecke and Aleks Kissinger.  Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017.

QC718.5 .D5 P546 2011 . . . . PLASMA SCATTERING OF ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION : THEORY AND MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUES.  By Dustin H. Froula, Sigefried H. Glenzer, Nevelle C. Luhmann, Jr. and John Sheffield.  Amsterdam:  Elsevier, 2011.   (also available online)

QB981 .J664 2017 . . . . PRECISION COSMOLOGY: THE FIRST HALF MILLION YEARS. By Bernard J. T. Jones. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017.

Ebook . . . . PROBLEMS IN CLASSICAL ELECTROMAGNETISM: 157 EXERCISES WITH SOLUTIONS.  By Andrea Macchi, Giovanni Moruzzi and Francesco Pegoraro.   Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2017.

QC794.6 .S85 S35 2017 . . . . A PRIMER OF STRING THEORY. By Volker Schomerus. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017.

QA273 .H315 2012 . . . . PROBABILITY: A VERY SHORT INTRODUCTION. By John Haigh. New York: Oxford University Press Inc., 2012.

QC173.65 .K78 2018 . . . . PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS IN SPECIAL RELATIVITY AND ELECTROMAGNETISM.  By Sergei Krunchinin.  Hackensack: World Scientific Publishing Co., 2018.

QC786.5 .N53 2017. . . . PROBLEMS IN ELEMENTARY REACTOR PHYSICS, WITH SOLUTIONS. By Eleodor Nichita and Benjamin Rouben. La Grange Park: American Nuclear Society, 2017.

QC173.454 .M38 2017 . . . . QUANTUM FIELD THEORY APPROACH TO CONDENSED MATTER PHYSICS. By Eduardo C. Marino. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017.

QC174.85 .M64 B43 2017 . . . . QUANTUM MONTE CARLO APPROACHES FOR CORRELATED SYSTEMS. By Federico Becca and Sandro Sorella.  New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017.

QC175.25 .R3 S83 2017 . . . . RADIATIVE TRANSFER IN THE ATMOSPHERE AND OCEAN. 2nd Edition. By Knut Stamnes, Gary E. Thomas and Jakob J. Stamnes. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2017.

QC179 .S287 2017 . . . . RIPPLES IN SPACETIME : EINSTEIN, GRAVITATIONAL WAVES, AND THE FUTURE OF ASTRONOMY. By Govert Schilling. Cambridge: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2017.

Ebook . . . . THE SCIENCE OF TIME 2016 : TIME IN ASTRONOMY & SOCIETY, PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE.  Edited by Elisa Felicitas Arias, Ludwig Combrinck, Pavel Gabor, Catherine Hohenkerk, and P. Kenneth Seidelmann.  Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2017.  [Astrophysics and space science proceedings, v. 50]

Ebook . . . . SELECTED EXERCISES IN PARTICLE AND NUCLEAR PHYSICS.  By Lorenzo Bianchini.   Cham : Springer, c2018.  [UNITEXT for Physics]

QC24.5 .R68 2015 . . . . SEVEN BRIEF LESSONS ON PHYSICS.  By Carlo Rovelli.  London:  Allen Lane, 2015.

QC174.8 .F65 2018 . . . .  STATISTICAL MECHANICS OF LATTICE SYSTEMS : A CONCRETE MATHEMATICAL INTRODUCTION. By Sacha Friedli and Yvan Velenik.  New York:  Cambridge University Press, 2018.

Ebook . . . . STUDENT ATTITUDES, STUDENT ANXIETIES, AND HOW TO ADDRESS THEM : A HANDBOOK FOR SCIENCE TEACHERS.  By Helge Kastrup and Jeffry V. Mallow.  San Rafael, CA : Morgan & Claypool Publishers, 2016.  [IOP Concise Physics]

QC174.12 .L46 2017 . . . . SURFING THE QUANTUM WORLD. By Frank S. Levin. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017.

QC173.65 .S87 2017 . . . . SPECIAL RELATIVITY AND CLASSICAL FIELD THEORY: THE THEORETICAL MINIMUM. By Leonard Susskind and Art Friedman. New York: Basic Books, 2017.  [The Theoretical Minimum, v. 3]

Ebook . . . . TIME AND TIME AGAIN : DETERMINATION OF LONGITUDE AT SEA IN THE 17TH CENTURY.  By Richard de Grijs.  Bristol:  IOP Publishing, 2017.  [IOP Expanding Physics]

QC175.47 .B65 U55 2017 . . . . UNIVERSAL THEMES OF BOSE-EINSTEIN CONDENSATION. Edited by Nick P. Proukakis, David W. Snoke and Peter B. Littlewood.  New York:  Cambridge University Press, 2017.

BF323 .C8 L58 2017 . . . . WHY? : WHAT MAKES US CURIOUS. By Mario Livio. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2017.  (See author Q&A in the New York Times)

QB982 .S337 2017 . . . . THE ZOOMABLE UNIVERSE: AN EPIC TOUR THROUGH COSMIC SCALE, FROM ALMOST EVERYTHING TO NEARLY NOTHING. By Caleb Scharf. Illustrations by Ron Miller. New York: Scientific American, 2017.