Nuclear physics

    Foundations of High-Energy-Density Physics

    By Jon Larsen

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    A valuable and complete resource that brings together many of the branches of physics needed in high-energy-density physics. Targeted at research scientists and graduate students in physics and astrophysics, this book begins with basic concepts and develops a detailed explanation of the physics of hydrodynamics and energy transport in plasma.

    Principles of Magnetostatics

    By Richard C. Fernow

    Hardback Save £11.49 = £78.50

    A self-contained discussion of magnetostatics with an emphasis on calculating magnetic fields, suitable for physics and electrical engineering undergraduates.

    Protein Physics: A Course of Lectures

    By Alexei V. Finkelstein

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    Protein Physics: A Course of Lectures covers the most general problems of protein structure, folding and function. It describes key experimental facts and introduces concepts and theories, dealing with fibrous, membrane, and water-soluble globular proteins, in both their native and denatured states. The book systematically summarizes and presents the results...

    Radioactivity: Introduction and History, From the Quantum to Quarks

    By Michael F. L'Annunziata

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    A recipient of the PROSE 2017 Honorable Mention in Chemistry & Physics, Radioactivity: Introduction and History, From the Quantum to Quarks, Second Edition provides a greatly expanded overview of radioactivity from natural and artificial sources on earth, radiation of cosmic origins, and an introduction to the atom and its nucleus....

    Introduction to Nuclear Physics

    By Norman Feather

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    Originally published in 1948, this provides an introduction to the principal ideas necessary for an understanding in the experimental side of nuclear physics.

    Hope And Vision Of J. Robert Oppenheimer, The

    By Michael Day

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    Incorporating elements of history, science, philosophy, and international relations theory, this book explores the life and thought of Robert Oppenheimer.

    Atomic and Molecular Photoabsorption

    By Joseph Berkowitz

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    Atomic and Molecular Photoabsorption: Partial Cross Sections is a companion work to Joseph Berkowitz's earlier work, Atomic and Molecular Photoabsorption: Absolute Total Cross Sections, published with Academic Press in 2002. In this work Joseph Berkowitz selected the "best" absolute partial cross sections for the same species as included in the...

    Nuclear Iran

    By Jeremy Bernstein

    Hardback £12.92

    This succinct book is timely reading for anyone who wishes to understand the maze of science and secrecy at the heart of Iran's nuclear ambitions. Writing for the general reader, Jeremy Bernstein draws on his knowledge as a physicist to elucidate the scientific principles and technical hurdles involved in creating...

    Physics of the Manhattan Project

    By Bruce Cameron Reed

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    It gives a clear introduction to fission weapons at the level of an upper-year undergraduate physics student by examining the details of nuclear reactions, their energy release, analytic and numerical models of the fission process, how critical masses can be estimated, how fissile materials are produced, and what factors complicate...

    Nuclear Electric Power: Safety, Operation, and Control Aspects

    By J. Brian Knowles

    Hardback Save £9.62 = £70.88

    From an expert who advised on the Chernobyl problem as well as in the aftermath of Three Mile Island comes a book that contains experienced engineering assessments of the options for replacing the existing, aged, fossil-fired power stations by renewables, gas-fired, or nuclear plants.

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