Applied physics

    Geological Interpretation of Well Logs

    By M.H. Rider

    Paperback £47.46

    Origin of Mass

    By John Iliopoulos

    Hardback £24.89

    The Origin of Mass is a guided tour of cosmic evolution, from tiny fractions of a second after the Big Bang to the elementary particles that we study in our accelerators today. The guiding principle of this book is a concept of symmetry which, in a profound and fascinating way,...

    Lives and Death-Throes of Massive Stars IAU S329

    Hardback £91.19

    IAU Symposium 329 covers the impact of massive stars, which is felt across many areas of astrophysics, as they are tools to interpret the conditions and processes in different environments. In parallel, new observational data help constrain our theoretical models of massive star birth, evolution and death.

    Fundamentals of Ionizing Radiation Dosimetry

    By Pedro Andreo

    Paperback Save £0.92 = £21.58

    Fosters a thorough understand of radiation dosimetry concepts: detailed solutions to the exercises in the textbook "Fundamentals of Ionizing Radiation Dosimetry"!.

    Astroinformatics IAU S325

    Hardback £91.19

    Astronomy has become data-driven in ways that are quantitatively and qualitatively different from the past. At this pivotal time, this volume brings together astronomers involved in surveys and large simulation projects, computer scientists, data scientists, and companies, to fruitfully exchange ideas, methods, software, and technical capabilities.

    Computer Simulation of Liquids

    By Michael Patrick Allen

    Paperback Save £3.12 = £43.38

    This is the second edition of a widely used practical guide to computer simulations of liquids. The technique uses a model for the way molecules interact, to predict how large numbers of them behave in liquid state. This essential introduction to this rapidly growing field is complete with illustrative computer...

    Special Relativity

    By Sadri Hassani

    Paperback Save £13.33 = £65.62

    Special Relativity: A Heuristic Approach provides a qualitative exposition of relativity theory on the basis of the constancy of the speed of light. Using Einstein's signal velocity as the defining idea for the notion of simultaneity and the fact that the speed of light is independent of the motion of...

    Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

    By Neil deGrasse Tyson

    Hardback £12.95

    The #1 New York Times Bestseller: The essential universe, from a celebrated and beloved astrophysicist.

    Formation, Evolution, and Survival of Massive Star Clusters

    Hardback £78.50

    IAU S316 reviews current research on massive star clusters, which are invaluable bridges connecting the interstellar medium, star formation and evolution, the evolution of galaxies, and cosmology. Observers, theoreticians, and modellers discuss controversial topics and planning the next steps in the key open areas.

    Physics of Cancer

    By Caterina A. M. La Porta

    Hardback £40.48

    Addressing key aspects of cancer research from an interdisciplinary perspective and presenting analytical, quantitative and computational models, this book is a pedagogical introduction to cancer for physics students and researchers, as well as a reference text for cancer biologists interested in quantitative tools and approaches from physics.

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