Materials science

    Thermoplasmonics

    By Guillaume Baffou

    Hardback £48.93

    The field of thermoplasmonics has developed rapidly in the last decade and is now an active area of research due to its countless applications in nanoscience and nanomedicine. This accessible overview of the topic provides a detailed discussion of the relevant underlying theory in nanophotonics and the latest, cutting-edge applications.

    Fragmentation: Toward Accurate Calculations on Complex Molec

    By Mark S. Gordon

    Hardback £104.46

    Fragmentation: Toward Accurate Calculations on Complex Molecular Systems introduces the reader to the broad array of fragmentation and embedding methods that are currently available or under development to facilitate accurate calculations on large, complex systems such as proteins, polymers, liquids and nanoparticles.

    An Introduction to Quantum Fluids

    By Phuong Mai Dinh

    Paperback £50.94

    What do atomic nuclei, neutron stars, a domestic power supply, and the stunning colors of stained glass in cathedrals all have in common? The answer lies in the unifying concept of quantum fluids, which allows us to understand the behavior and properties of these different systems in simple terms. This...

    Ship Resistance and Propulsion

    By Stephen R. Turnock

    Hardback £70.05

    This updated volume provides a comprehensive and modern scientific approach to evaluating ship resistance and propulsion. It includes the latest developments in experimental and CFD techniques, and provides guidance for the practical estimation of ship propulsive power for a range of ship types.

    Mechanics of Flow-Induced Sound and Vibration, Volume 2

    By William K. Blake

    Paperback Save £22.74 = £103.26

    Mechanics of Flow-Induced Sound and Vibration, Volume 2: Complex Flow-Structure Interactions, Second Edition, enables readers to fully understand flow-induced vibration and sound, unifying the disciplines of fluid dynamics, structural dynamics, vibration, acoustics, and statistics in order to classify and examine each of the leading sources of vibration and sound induced...

    One-dimensional Nanostructures for PEM Fuel Cell Application

    By Shangfeng Du

    Paperback Save £7.13 = £40.82

    One-dimensional Nanostructures for PEM Fuel Cell Applications provides a review of the progress made in 1D catalysts for applications in polymer electrolyte fuel cells. It highlights the improved understanding of catalytic mechanisms on 1D nanostructures and the new approaches developed for practical applications, also including a critical perspective on current...

    2D Materials

    Hardback Save £9.94 = £70.05

    This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the electronic and optical properties and potential applications of 2D materials. Presenting the most recent experimental findings of leading experts in the field, it is an ideal reference for students, researchers and practitioners working in nanotechnology, condensed matter physics, and chemistry.

    Film Properties of Plastics and Elastomers

    By Laurence W. McKeen

    Hardback £182.46

    Film Properties of Plastics and Elastomers, Fourth Edition is the only data handbook available on the engineering properties of commercial polymeric films. It details many physical, mechanical, optical, electrical and permeation properties within the context of specific test parameters, providing a ready reference for comparing materials in both the same...

    Vibration of Nearly Periodic Structures and Mistuned Bladed

    By Alok Sinha

    Hardback £78.50

    Periodic structures are ubiquitous not only in engineering but also in physical and life sciences. This volume presents fundamental concepts and state-of-the-art techniques in the analysis of mistuned vibration, with useful information for professionals in aerospace and mechanical engineering, physics, nanotechnology, and other disciplines.

    Materials Selection for Natural Fiber Composites

    By Faris M. Al-Oqla

    Hardback Save £37.54 = £162.46

    Materials Selection for Natural Fiber Composites covers the use of various tools and techniques that can be applied for natural fiber composite selection to expand the sustainable design possibilities and support cleaner production requirements. These techniques include the analytical hierarchy process, knowledge-based system, Java based materials selection system, artificial neural...

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