The Quantum Theory of Fields: Volume 2, Modern Applications by Steven Weinberg

By Steven Weinberg

The Quantum concept of Fields, first released in 1996, is a self-contained, accomplished advent to quantum box concept from Nobel Laureate Steven Weinberg. quantity II offers an account of the equipment of quantum box concept, and the way they've got ended in an knowing of the vulnerable, robust, and electromagnetic interactions of the undemanding debris. The presentation of recent mathematical equipment is all through interwoven with money owed of the issues of effortless particle physics and condensed subject physics to which they've been utilized. Many issues are incorporated that aren't often present in books on quantum box conception. The e-book is peppered with examples and insights from the author's event as a pace-setter of undemanding particle physics. workouts are incorporated on the finish of every chapter.

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An Introduction To Quantum Field Theory (Frontiers in by Michael E. Peskin,Daniel V. Schroeder

By Michael E. Peskin,Daniel V. Schroeder

An advent to Quantum box Theory is a textbook meant for the graduate physics direction overlaying relativistic quantum mechanics, quantum electrodynamics, and Feynman diagrams. The authors make those topics obtainable via rigorously labored examples illustrating the technical elements of the topic, and intuitive factors of what's happening at the back of the math. After providing the fundamentals of quantum electrodynamics, the authors talk about the idea of renormalization and its relation to statistical mechanics, and introduce the renormalization staff. This dialogue units the degree for a dialogue of the actual ideas that underlie the elemental interactions of user-friendly particle physics and their description through gauge box theories.

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Molecular Modeling for the Design of Novel Performance by Beena Rai

By Beena Rai

Molecular modeling (MM) instruments supply major merits within the layout of commercial chemical crops and fabric processing operations. whereas the function of MM in organic fields is easily demonstrated, mostly MM works as an adjunct in novel products/materials improvement instead of a device for direct innovation. therefore, MM engineers and practitioners are usually seized with the query: "How do I leverage those instruments to increase novel fabrics or chemical substances in my industry?"



Molecular Modeling for the layout of Novel functionality chemical substances and Materials solutions this significant query through an easy and sensible method of the MM paradigm. utilizing case stories, it highlights the significance and value of MM instruments and methods in numerous commercial functions. The ebook provides particular case stories demonstrating different purposes akin to mineral processing, prescription drugs, ceramics, power garage, digital fabrics, paints, coatings, agrochemicals, and private care.


The e-book is split into themed chapters masking a various variety of commercial case stories, from prescription drugs to cement. whereas unlikely too in-depth into basic features, the e-book covers just about all paradigms of MM, and references are supplied for extra studying. The textual content comprises greater than a hundred colour illustrations of molecular models.

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Quantum Mechanics at the Crossroads: New Perspectives from by James Evans,Alan S. Thorndike

By James Evans,Alan S. Thorndike

This quantity brings jointly top quantum physicists to expound at the which means and destiny instructions of quantum mechanics. It bargains new insights from various vantage issues to take on crucial questions in quantum mechanics and its interpretation. all of the authors have written for a large readership, and the ensuing quantity will entice every body wishing to maintain abreast of latest advancements in quantum mechanics, in addition to its historical past and philosophy.

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Gold Medal Physics: The Science of Sports by John Eric Goff

By John Eric Goff

Nothing is kind of as exciting as observing improved athletes do the possible most unlikely. From Doug Flutie's "Hail Mary" go to Lance Armstrong's record-breaking climb of Alp d'Huez to David Beckham's fabulous skill to bend a football kick, we surprise and beauty, "How did they do that?" good, physics professor John Eric Goff has the answers.

This travel of the broad international of activities makes use of one of the most exhilarating feats in contemporary athletic background to make uncomplicated physics strategies obtainable and enjoyable. Goff discusses the technology in the back of American soccer, football, biking, skating, diving, lengthy leaping, and a number of different aggressive activities. utilizing elite athletes resembling Greg Louganis and Bob Beamon as beginning issues, he explains in transparent, energetic language the fundamental actual houses fascinated with awesome and daily athletic endeavors. observed through illustrations and mathematical equations, each one bankruptcy builds on wisdom imparted in previous parts of the e-book to supply an organization knowing of the options involved.

Fun, witty, and imbued all through with admiration for the easy great thing about physics, Gold Medal Physics is certain to motivate readers to imagine in a different way in regards to the subsequent wearing occasion they watch.

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Rotations, Quaternions, and Double Groups (Dover Books on by Simon L. Altmann

By Simon L. Altmann

This textual content offers a constant description of the geometric and quaternionic remedy of rotation operators. Covers the basics of symmetries, matrices, and teams and provides a primer on rotations and rotation matrices. additionally explores rotations and angular momentum, tensor bases, the bilinear transformation, projective representations, extra. contains issues of solutions.

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Introduction to Quantum Theory by Harry Paul

By Harry Paul

considering the fact that its emergence within the early 20th century, quantum thought has turn into the basic actual paradigm, and is key to our knowing of the realm. supplying a deeper realizing of the microscopic global via quantum conception, this supplementary textual content experiences a much wider variety of themes than traditional textbooks. Emphasis is given to fashionable entanglement, quantum teleportation, and Bose-Einstein condensation. Macroscopic quantum results of sensible relevance, for instance superconductivity and the quantum corridor impression, also are defined. seeking to the long run, the writer discusses the intriguing clients for quantum computing. actual, instead of formal, factors are given, and mathematical formalism is stored to a minimal so readers can comprehend the options extra simply. Theoretical discussions are mixed with an outline of the corresponding experimental effects. This booklet is perfect for undergraduate and graduate scholars in quantum conception and quantum optics.

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Nuclear Structure Theory: International Series of Monographs by J. M. Irvine,D. ter Haar

By J. M. Irvine,D. ter Haar

Nuclear constitution thought offers a consultant to nuclear constitution conception. The e-book is created from 23 chapters which are equipped into 4 components; each one half covers a facet of nuclear constitution concept.
In the 1st half, the textual content discusses the experimentally saw phenomena, which nuclear constitution theories have to look at and aspect the knowledge that helps these theories. the second one a part of the e-book bargains with the phenomenological nucleon-nucleon potentials derived from part shift research of nucleon-nucleon scattering. half III talks concerning the phenomenological parameters used to explain their a variety of nuclear types. The final a part of the ebook offers with the expertise of nuclear constitution conception.
The booklet should be of serious use to nuclear physicists who desire to achieve a greater realizing of the nuclear constitution theory.

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Probabilities, Causes and Propensities in Physics: 347 by Mauricio Suárez

By Mauricio Suárez

This quantity defends a singular method of the philosophy of physics: it's the first ebook dedicated to a comparative examine of chance, causality, and propensity, and their quite a few interrelations, in the context of latest physics -- fairly quantum and statistical physics. The philosophical debates and differences are firmly grounded upon examples from genuine physics, therefore exemplifying a robustly empiricist method. The essays, via either in demand students within the box and promising younger researchers, represent a pioneer attempt in bringing out the connections among probabilistic, causal and dispositional points of the quantum domain.

The e-book will entice experts in philosophy and foundations of physics, philosophy of technology usually, metaphysics, ontology of physics theories, and philosophy of probability.

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Relativer Quantenquark: Kann die moderne Physik die Esoterik by Holm Gero Hümmler

By Holm Gero Hümmler

Dieses Buch räumt mit der Vorstellung auf, dass esoterische und alternativmedizinische Konzepte mit der Relativitätstheorie und Quantenphysik zu begründen wären: „Die Quantenheilung basiert auf den Erkenntnissen der Quantenphysik“, heißt es in Internetseiten, Büchern und Broschüren zahlreicher Alternativmediziner. Hypnotiseure und Reiki-Meister folgern aus E = mc², dass Materie aus der Energie der Gedanken entsteht. „Alles ist vorstellbar“, folgt in einem Buch über Schamanismus aus der Quantenmechanik.

Um zwischen Grenzgebieten der Physik und Quantenunsinn unterscheiden zu können, nimmt der Autor die Leser mit auf eine Reise durch die Grundlagen der Quantenphysik und Relativitätstheorie und beschreibt, welche Hürden diese Theorien nehmen mussten, um als wissenschaftlich anerkannt zu werden. "Quarkstückchen" zeigen reale Beispiele für Kurioses und Unwissenschaftliches, das den Anschein erweckt, sich auf Quantenphysik und Relativitätstheorie zu stützen.

Wer sich auf Einstein, Heisenberg oder Schrödinger beruft, beansprucht wissenschaftliche Seriosität und schreckt unangenehme Fragen ab. was once steckt aber wirklich hinter den Theorien der modernen Physik? Holm Hümmler erläutert die wichtigsten Konzepte und zeigt auf, wo Wissenschaft nur falsch verstanden und wo sie in Scheinargumenten missbraucht wird.

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