Physics

    Reality Is Not What It Seems

    By Carlo Rovelli

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    'The physicist transforming how we see the universe' Financial Times'An utter joy' Adam Rutherford'A hugely engaging book... Rovelli is a charming, thought-provoking tour guide' Manjit Kumar ProspectDo space and time truly exist? What is reality made of? Can we understand its deep texture?Scientist Carlo Rovelli has spent his whole life...

    Nonlocal Gravity

    By Bahram Mashhoon

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    Relativity theory assumes locality, without accounting for the observer's past history. This book introduces nonlocality, or history dependence, into relativity theory. Inertia and gravitation are deeply tied, suggesting gravity may be nonlocal. The gravitational memory of past events must then be taken into account.

    Mass

    By Jim Baggott

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    Jim Baggott explores how our understanding of the nature of matter, and its fundamental property of mass, has developed, from the ancient Greek view of indivisible atoms to quantum mechanics, dark matter, the Higgs field, and beyond. He shows how the stuff of the universe is proving more elusive and...

    Computer Simulation of Liquids

    By Michael Patrick Allen

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    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...

    Quantum Physics: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

    By Michael Raymer

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    Discusses the history, science, applications, and relevant current issues of quantum physics in an accessible way for the non-scientist.

    Foundations of Quantum Theory

    By Klaas Landsman

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    This book studies the foundations of quantum theory through its relationship to classical physics. This idea goes back to the Copenhagen Interpretation in the original version due to Bohr and Heisenberg, which the author relates to the mathematical formalism of operator algebras originally created by von Neumann. The book therefore...

    Einstein

    By Thomas Ryckman

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    Albert Einstein 1879-1955 was the most influential physicist of the 20th century. Less well known is that fundamental philosophical problems, such as concept formation, the role of epistemology in developing and explaining the character of physical theories, and the debate between positivism and realism, played a central role in his...

    Voicetracks: Attuning to Voice in Media and the Arts

    By Norie Neumark

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    The affects, aesthetics, and ethics of voice in the new materialist turn, explored through encounters with creative works in media and the arts. Moved by the Aboriginal understandings of songlines or dreaming tracks, Norie Neumark's Voicetracks seeks to deepen an understanding of voice through listening to a variety of voicing/sound/voice...

    Einstein

    By Walter Isaacson

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    The first full biography of Albert Einstein since all of his papers have become available -- a fully realised portrait of this extraordinary human being, and great genius.

    Road to Relativity

    By Hanoch Gutfreund

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    This richly annotated facsimile edition of "The Foundation of General Relativity" introduces a new generation of readers to Albert Einstein's theory of gravitation. Written in 1915, this remarkable document is a watershed in the history of physics and an enduring testament to the elegance and precision of Einstein's thought. Presented...

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