Particle & high-energy physics


    By Nicola Vittorio

    Hardback £54.54

    "Written by one of the world's leading cosmologists, this brand new textbook provides graduate students with coverage of the very latest developments in the field. The most recent experimental results are discussed, together with the corresponding constraints on cosmological parameters. Vittorio shows what is meant by precision cosmology, from both...

    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,...

    Particle Physics Brick by Brick

    By Ben Still

    Paperback £11.45

    A unique and fascinating exploration of the building blocks that make up our universe, using LEGO R to demonstrate and elucidate.

    Why the Universe Exists

    By New Scientist

    Paperback £10.25

    Why The Universe Exists takes you deep into the world of particle physics to explore how the universe functions at the smallest scales.

    Introduction to Accelerator Dynamics

    By Stephen Peggs

    Hardback £53.15

    This introductory text presents a detailed account of the field of accelerator physics, including particle acceleration, collision and beam dynamics, and the important engineering considerations inherent in the effective construction and operation of particle accelerators. It is appropriate for advanced undergraduate and graduate students, accelerator scientists, and engineers.

    Primer on String Theory

    By Volker Schomerus

    Paperback Save £3.28 = £24.71

    A concise introduction to string theory explaining central concepts, mathematical tools and recent developments in the field of physics. Covering fundamental concepts including how strings interact with each other, this book is perfect for students with no prior knowledge as well as scholars from other disciplines.

    Collider Physics within the Standard Model

    By Guido Altarelli

    Paperback £38.45

    This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license.With this graduate-level primer, the principles of the standard model of particle physics receive a particular skillful, personal and enduring exposition by one of the great contributors to the field.

    Introduction To Particle Dark Matter, An

    By Stefano Profumo

    Paperback Save £3.24 = £34.76

    "What is the dark matter that fills the Universe and binds together galaxies? How was it produced? What are its interactions and particle properties? The paradigm of dark matter is one of the key developments at the interface of cosmology and elementary particle physics. It is also one of the...

    Foundations of High-Energy-Density Physics

    By Jon Larsen

    Hardback Save £13.04 = £86.95

    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.

    From Classical to Quantum Fields

    By Laurent Baulieu

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £46.46

    Quantum Field Theory has become the universal language of most modern theoretical physics. This introductory textbook shows how this beautiful theory offers the correct mathematical framework to describe and understand the fundamental interactions of elementary particles.

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