Wave mechanics (vibration & acoustics)

    Voicetracks: Attuning to Voice in Media and the Arts

    By Norie Neumark

    Hardback £25.23

    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...

    Architectural Acoustics Handbook

    Hardback Save £12.53 = £87.42

    Provides a state-of-the-art tool for those studying, teaching, and researching architectural acoustics.

    A Course in Classical Physics 4 - Waves and Light

    By Alessandro Bettini

    Paperback £44.85

    The textbook offers an ideal resource for physics students, lecturers and, last but not least, all those seeking a deeper understanding of the experimental basics of physics.

    Light: An Introductory Text-Book

    By C. G. Vernon

    Paperback Save £0.41 = £24.58

    Originally published in 1929, this informative textbook, aimed at school students, provides a reliable introduction on the subject of light. Offering a vibrant account of electromagnetic theory of radiation and an 'explanation of nearly all the phenomena hitherto investigated', this book presents 'an alternative approach to the subject'.

    Sound: A Very Short Introduction

    By Mike Goldsmith

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £7.25

    This Very Short Introduction explores the science of sound and its nature, hearing and harmony. Considering sound we can't hear, the author also covers different sound worlds, as well as noise and its reduction.

    Wave Propagation in Solid and Porous Half-Space Media

    By Hamid R. Hamidzadeh

    Hardback Save £20.94 = £96.06

    This book covers advanced topics in dynamic modeling of soil-foundation interaction, as well as the response of elastic semi-infinite media from an applications viewpoint.

    Non-Diffracting Waves

    Hardback Save £14.79 = £100.21

    Leading researchers in the interdisciplinary field of non-diffractive waves provide an historic overview and show recent developments not only in theory but also novel experiments. These have promising applications e.g. in communication technology and bio-medical imaging.

    Sound and Signals

    By Mikio Tohyama

    Paperback Save £9.24 = £107.76

    This book reviews modern acoustics from both signal-theoretic and wave-theoretic points of view. Coverage runs from the basics of acoustics and vibration to hot topics in acoustic transfer functions and signal analysis, including a perceptual point of view.

    Solitons: Interactions, Theoretical & Experimental Challenges & Perspectives

    Hardback Save £10.04 = £114.95

    In mathematics and physics, a soliton is a self-reinforcing solitary wave a wave packet or pulse that maintains its shape while it travels at constant speed. Solitons are caused by a cancellation of non-linear and dispersive effects in the medium. In this book, the authors discuss the interactions and theoretical...

    Shock Wave Compression of Condensed Matter: A Primer

    By Jerry W. Forbes

    Hardback Save £11.14 = £56.85

    This book introduces the the shockwave physics of condensed matter, focusing on one-dimensional uniaxial compression to show key features of the response of condensed matter to shockwave loading. Discusses a select group of current issues in shockwave physics.

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