Physics

    Death on the Edge

    By Douglas Binstead

    Hardback £13.99

    When the body of a young woman, wearing climbing shoes but no helmet, is found at the foot of a cliff in the Derbyshire gritstone edges, the emergency services are quick to treat her death as an accident, the result of a fall from a height onto a bed of...

    Geological Interpretation of Well Logs

    By M.H. Rider

    Paperback £47.46

    Modern Thermodynamics for Chemists and Biochemists

    By Dennis Sherwood

    Paperback £42.06

    Thermodynamics is fundamental to university curricula in chemistry, physics, engineering and many life sciences. It is also notoriously difficult for students to understand, learn and apply. This book explains the fundamental concepts with great clarity, and shows how they can be applied to a variety of chemical and life 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.

    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,...

    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.

    Special Relativity and Classical Field Theory

    By Leonard Susskind

    Hardback £17.46

    The third volume in Leonard Susskind's one-of-a-kind physics series cracks open Einstein's special relativity and field theory In the first two books in his wildly popular The Theoretical Minimum series, world-class physicist Leonard Susskind provided a brilliant first course in classical and quantum mechanics, offering readers not an oversimplified introduction,...

    Problem Book in Relativity and Gravitation

    By Alan P. Lightman

    Paperback £26.46

    An essential resource for learning about general relativity and much more, from four leading experts Important and useful to every student of relativity, this book is a unique collection of some 475 problems--with solutions--in the fields of special and general relativity, gravitation, relativistic astrophysics, and cosmology. The problems are expressed...

    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.

    How To Understand E =mc2

    By Christophe Galfard

    Hardback £8.45

    It is the most famous equation in the world, and yet most of us do not know its significance. Leading theoretical physicist Christophe Galfard, who was trained by Stephen Hawking, explains it all in a way that is accessible and pertinent to the world in which we live in.

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