Solid state chemistry

    Fundamentals of Amorphous Solids: Structure and Properties

    By Zbigniew H. Stachurski

    Paperback £49.21

    Adopting a unique approach, this textbook meets the long-felt need for convincing concepts to describe amorphous solids. It replaces vague notions of amorphous materials as disordered crystalline solids with the well-founded concept of ideal amorphous solids.

    Coherent X-Ray Optics

    By David Paganin

    Paperback Save £2.94 = £42.06

    X-ray optics is undergoing a renaissance, which may be paralleled to that experienced by visible-light optics following the invention of the laser. The associated surge of activity in "coherent" x-ray optics has been documented in this monograph, the first of its type in the field.

    Electronic Structure Methods for Complex Materials: The orthogonalized linear combination of atomic orbitals

    By Wai-Yim Ching

    Hardback Save £4.29 = £63.21

    This book details the application of the OLCAO method for calculating the properties of solids from fundamental principles to a wide array of material systems. The method specializes in large and complex models and is able to compute a variety of useful properties including electronic, optical, and spectroscopic properties.

    Solid State Chemistry

    By Lesley E. Smart

    Paperback Save £1.31 = £35.68

    Building a foundation with a thorough description of crystalline structures, Solid State Chemistry: An Introduction, Fourth Edition presents a wide range of the synthetic and physical techniques used to prepare and characterize solids. Going beyond basic science, the book explains and analyzes modern techniques and areas of research. The book...

    Principles of Condensed Matter Physics

    By T. C. Lubensky

    Paperback Save £5.64 = £48.36

    This successful and widely-reviewed book covering the physics of condensed matter systems is now available in paperback.

    Nonlinear Solid Mechanics

    By Gerhard A. Holzapfel

    Paperback £48.32

    Nonlinear Solid Mechanics a Continuum Approach for Engineering Gerhard A. Holzapfel Graz University of Technology, Austria With a modern, comprehensive approach directed towards computational mechanics, this book covers a unique combination of subjects at present unavailable in any other text.

    The Electronic Structure and Chemistry of Solids

    By P.A. Cox

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £46.46

    Shows how the electronic structures and properties of solids can be described in terms familiar to chemists. This book contains topics such as metal-insulator transitions, low-dimensional solids and 'molecular metals', and the properties of surfaces. It is for undergraduate students with a reasonable grounding in inorganic and physical chemistry.

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