Materials / States of matter

    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.

    Quantum Field Theory Approach to Condensed Matter Physics

    By Eduardo C. Marino

    Hardback £57.38

    A balanced combination of introductory and advanced topics provides a new and unique perspective on the quantum field theory approach to condensed matter physics. Presenting new insights on traditional topics, this text allows graduate students and researchers to master the theoretical tools in a variety of condensed matter physics systems.

    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...

    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.

    Ultrasonic Spectroscopy

    By Robert G. Leisure

    Hardback £61.60

    This book provides complete coverage of the issues relevant to the interpretation of ultrasonic experiments in condensed matter, including theory and experimental techniques.

    Materials for the 21st Century

    By David Segal

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    Materials play a key role in our search for solutions to many pressing issues. They underpin industries, are critical for developing new consumer goods, are essential components for medical diagnosis, offer hope for the treatment of currently incurable diseases, and help solve environmental problems. This is a guide to materials...

    Soft Interfaces: Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School: Volume 98, July 2012

    Hardback Save £2.64 = £39.86

    This volume is an introduction to interfacial phenomena. It collects the lecture notes from a one month Summer school in Les Houches. The courses and the notes are intended to be especially useful for master and PhD students as well as young researchers.

    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...

    Kappa Distributions

    By George Livadiotis

    Paperback Save £12.14 = £60.85

    Kappa Distributions: Theory and Applications in Plasmas presents the theoretical developments of kappa distributions, their applications in plasmas, and how they affect the underpinnings of our understanding of space and plasma physics, astrophysics, and statistical mechanics/thermodynamics. Separated into three major parts, the book covers theoretical methods, analytical methods in plasmas,...

    Quantum Statistical Field Theory

    By Norman J. Morgenstern Horing

    Hardback Save £5.34 = £59.66

    The methods of coupled quantum field theory, which have played a major role in the extensive development of nonrelativistic quantum many-particle theory and condensed matter physics, are at the core of this book.

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