Juin J. Liou, Shien-Kuei Liaw, Yung-Hui Chung . - Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, 2016
The chapters in this edited book are written by some authors who have presented very high quality papers at the 2015 International Symposium of Next-Generation Electronics (ISNE 2015) held in Taipei, Taiwan. After a rigorous review process, the ISNE 2015 technical program committee has selected 10 outstanding presentations and invited the authors to prepare extended chapters for inclusion in this edited book.
band structure and edge states in one and two dimensions / János K. Asbóth et al. . - Cham ; Heidelberg ; New York ; Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 919]
This course-based primer provides newcomers to the field with a concise introduction to some of the core topics in the emerging field of topological insulators. The aim is to provide a basic understanding of edge states, bulk topological invariants, and of the bulk--boundary correspondence with as simple mathematical tools as possible.
modelling and applications / A Beroual and I Fofana . - Bristol, UK : IOP Publishing, 2016 [IOP expanding physics]
This book presents self-consistent predictive dynamic models of positive and negative discharges in long air gaps. Equivalent models are also derived to predict lightning parameters based on the similarities between long air gap discharges and lightning flashes. Macroscopic air gap discharge parameters are calculated and comparisons between computed and experimental results for various test configurations are presented and discussed.
edited by Ika Dewi Ana, Kuwat Triyana . – Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Key engineering materials ; 696]
Selected, peer reviewed papers from BIOCERAMICS 27, 27th Symposium and Annual Meeting of the International Society for Ceramics in Medicine, October 27-29, 2015, Bali, Indonesia. The presented collection include selected papers which describe modern processing methods of bioceramics; bioceramic coatings; processes of biomineralization utilization of bioceramics for drug delivery systems etc.
Jürgen Brillo . - Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter Oldenbourg, 2016
This book reviews recent achievements in the field of thermophysical property measurements of liquid multicomponent alloys. The work is centered on the question of whether the dependence of these properties on material composition can be clarified in the liquid state, as the vast majority of technically interesting alloys are multicomponent.
Guillermo Avendaño Cervantes . - Bristol, UK : IOP Publishing, 2016 [IOP expanding physics]
This book is intended to cover all issues related to radiology and computed tomography, from the technological point of view, both for understanding the operation of all devices involved and for their maintenance. It is intended for students and a wide range of professionals working in various fields of radiology, those who take images and know little about the workings of the devices, and professionals who install, maintain and solve technological problems of all radiological systems.
an introduction to thermodynamics / Sanjeev Chandra . - Chichester : Wiley, 2016
• Novel explanation of entropy and the second law of thermodynamics • Presents abstract ideas in an easy to understand manner • Includes solved examples and end of chapter problems • Accompanied by a website hosting a solutions manual
physical principles, related applications, and ongoing developments / Christopher M. Collins . - San Rafael : Morgan & Claypool Publishers, 2016 [IOP concise physics]
In this book, MRI will be explained with emphasis on the magnetic fields required, their generation, their concomitant electric fields, the various interactions of all these fields with the subject being imaged, and the implications of these interactions to image quality and patient safety.
edited by J.M.P.Q. Delgado . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Diffusion foundations ; 7]
Special topic volume with invited peer reviewed papers only. This volume include theoretical, numerical and experimental developments, providing a self-contained major reference that is appealing to both the scientists and the engineers from area of Heat and Mass Transfer.
Francisco Díaz-González, Andreas Sumper, Oriol Gomis-Bellmunt . - Chichester : Wiley, 2016
• Defines the basis of electrical power systems, characterized by a high and increasing penetration of renewable-based generation. • Describes the fundamentals, main characteristics and components of energy storage technologies • Contains real examples depicting the application of energy storage systems in the power system. • Features case studies with and without solutions on modelling, simulation and optimization techniques
problems and solutions / Alexander Dosch, Gary P. Zank . - Cham ; Heidelberg ; New York ; Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 918]
This is the problems and solution manual for the graduate text (Lecture Notes in Physics Vol 877) which provides the necessary mathematical and physics background to understand the transport of gases, charged particle gases, energetic charged particles, turbulence, and radiation in an astrophysical and space physics context.
Joachim Engel, Andreas Fest . - 3. Aufl . - Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, 2016
Diese Buch führt anschaulich in die Arithmetik komplexer Zahlen ein und behandelt umfassend ihre Rolle sowohl beim Lösen von Gleichungen wie auch in der Geometrie der Ebene. Übungsaufgaben mit Lösungen zu den einzelnen Kapiteln sowie ein Anhang zum Rechnen mit komplexen Zahlen und konformen Abbildungen in MAPLE komplettieren das Buch. Die 3. Auflage wurde um Abschnitte zur nichteuklidischen Geometrie und einer Vorstellung des Programms Cinderella erweitert.
edited by C. Vallellano et al. . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Materials science forum ; 853]
Selected peer reviewed papers from the Especial Symposium on New Frontiers in Materials Processing and Manufacturing Engineering Training and Learning at the 22nd CUIEEET, Almadén, Ciudad Real, Spain. This special issue presents and discusses recent developments aimed at deploying disciplines within ME and MPTs in current engineering curricula.
Kamakhya Prasad Ghatak . - Cham ; Heidelberg : Springer, 2016 [Springer tracts in modern physics ; 265]
• Presents measurements of band gap in heavily doped optoelectronic materials under intense electric fields and strong external photo excitation • Contains 200 open research problems useful for graduate students and researchers • Covers a wide range of technologically important electronic compounds
edited by Hun Guo et al. . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Key engineering materials ; 693]
Special topic volume with invited peer reviewed papers only. The present volume comprises a collection of papers covering engineering materials, manufacture and production, robotics, automation and control, environment-friendly design and manufacture, web/internet technologies, artificial intelligence and smart computing in design and manufacture.
Steven L. Hanft . - Weinheim : Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, 2016
Nach einer Einführung behandelt der Autor in 12 Lektionen Schritt für Schritt den Spezialwortschatz und fachspezifische Sprach- und Schreibformen. Die Themen reichen von mathematischen Ausdrücken über chemische Nomenklatur, Biomoleküle, Versuchstiere und Prozesstechnik bis hin zum Umgang mit Regulierungsbehörden und Audits. Gesprächssituationen werden analysiert und eingeübt.
theory and applications / John J. Healy et al. . - New York ; Heidelberg ; Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2016 [Springer series in optical sciences ; 198]
• The only up-to-date guide on linear canonical transforms • Thorough but accessible coverage of both theory and applications • Coverage of methods to implement numerical simulations • Authoritative contributions from international researchers
edited by Prof. Cristian Doicin et al. . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Applied mechanics and materials ; 834]
Selected, peer reviewed papers from 8th International Conference on Advanced Manufacturing Technologies (ICAMaT) 2015, 29th – 30th October 2015, Bucharest, Romania. A total of 38 scientific papers have been received and accepted for this conference.
edited by Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri Abdullah, et al. . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Materials science forum ; 857]
Selected peer reviewed papers from the 2015 International Conference on Advanced Materials Engineering and Technology (ICAMET 2015), December 4-5, 2015, Kaohsiung,Taiwan. This book covers the entire range of basic and applied aspects of the synthesis and characterization, modelling, processing and application of advanced engineering materials.
edited by Prof. K.M. Gupta, Prof. Donato Firrao, Prof. Hao Gong . – Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Key engineering materials ; 689]
Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2016 6th International Conference on Advanced Materials Research (ICAMR 2016), held on January 22-24, 2016 in Torino, Italy. A total of 26 scientific papers have been received and accepted for this conference.
edited by Fabrizio Roccaforte et al. . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Materials science forum ; 858]
This volume collects the papers from the 16th International Conference on Silicon Carbide and Related Materials (ICSCRM 2015), held in Giardini Naxos, Italy, in October 2015. During the conference, the researchers discussed issues in the field of wide bandgap semiconductors, focusing on silicon carbide, but also III-nitrides, and related materials like graphene.
edited by Dr. Somnuk Sirisoonthorn et al. . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Key engineering materials ; 690]
Selected, peer reviewed papers from the International Conference on Traditional and Advanced Ceramics 2015 (ICTA2015), September 9-10, 2015, Bangkok, Thailand. The conference offers the most updated researches in science and technology of this field, as well as the opportunity for the ceramic and glass experts to present, share and discuss their works intensively.
edited by Anton Geffert . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Key engineering materials ; 688]
Selected, peer reviewed papers from the 11th International Symposium "Selected Processes at the Wood Processing“, September 9-11 2015, Dudince, Slovakia. Collection of papers from various areas of wood processing - chemical processing of wood and plant biomass, processes for the production of broadcast materials, hydrothermal processes and environmental issues.
Antal Jakovác, András Patkós . - Cham ; Heidelberg ; New York ; Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 912
• First self-contained primer on this topic • Authored by leading specialists in the field • Contains detailed derivations of results
the story of radiation / Timothy J. Jorgensen . - Princeton ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, 2016
Jorgensen introduces key figures in the story of radiation—from Wilhelm Roentgen, Marie and Pierre Curie to Thomas Edison and the victims of the recent Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant accident. Tracing the most important events in the evolution of radiation, Jorgensen explains exactly what radiation is, how it produces certain health consequences, and how we can protect ourselves from harm.
Hiroaki Katsuragi . - Tokyo ; Heidelberg ; New York ; Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 910]
• Links granular physics and planetary science through impact cratering • Discusses essential factors of soft matter impacts based on various experimental results and intuitive dimensional analysis • Provides a fundamental basis of the scaling concept and constitutive laws to understand impact dynamics
Narendra Kumar, Sunita Kumbhat . - Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley, 2016
This book describes various aspects of nanoscience and nanotechnology. It begins with an introduction to nanoscience and nanotechnology and includes a historical prospective, nanotechnology working in nature, man -made nanomaterial and impact of nanotechnology illustrated with examples. It goes on to describes general synthetic approaches and strategies. It then deals with different kinds of nanomaterial.
Peter R. Lang, Yi Liu, editors . - Cham ; Heidelberg ; New York ; Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 917]
• Covers a topic of great scientific interest and with important technological applications • Extends the presentation of the topic to the latest findings coming from the forefront of research • Brings together contributions by many top investigators in the field
from statistical physics to nanoscale heat transfer / Stefano Lepri, editor . - [Cham] : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 921]
• An authoritative reference book for reaserchers active in the field of thermal transport • Approaching the topic from both the statistical-mechanics and condensed-matter sides • Written by leading experts in the field
Luca Lista . - Cham ; Heidelberg ; New York ; Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 909]
• Self-contained course-based graduate text • Contains many exercices and worked examples • Authored by an expert in the field
T. Stewart McKechnie . - Cham : Springer, 2016 [Springer series in optical sciences ; 196]
• Describes in detail star image measurement procedures for characterizing atmospheric beam-propagation and imaging paths • Provides simplified formulae for making rapid, on-site characterizations of star images and atmospheric paths using only a pocket calculator • Includes numerous graphical illustrations and tables to allow readers to digest and exploit the subject area quantitatively
edited by Rudolf Kawalla et al. . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Materials science forum ; 854]
Selected, peer reviewed papers from the International Conference MEFORM 2016 – Production and Further Processing of Flat Products, March 16-18, 2016, Freiberg, Germany. The book summarizes current research and recent developments within the field of production and further processing of flat products.
edited by Mohd Edeerozey Abd Manaf et al. . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Key engineering materials ; 694]
Selected, peer reviewed papers from the 24th Scientific Conference of the Microscopy Society Malaysia (SCMSM 2015), December 2-4, 2015, Malacca, Malaysia. SCMSM is a reference conference associated with microscopy and microanalysis used in materials science, and various fields of engineering and chemistry.
resources, alternatives, and the environment / Christian Ngô, Joseph B. Natowitz . - Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley, 2016
Presents an overview on the different aspects of the energy value chain and discusses the issues that future energy is facing. This book covers energy and the energy policy choices which face society. The book presents easy-to-grasp information and analysis, and includes statistical data for energy production, consumption and simple formulas.
laser sources and applications / edited by Stefan Nolte et al. . - Cham ; Heidelberg ; New York ; Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2016 [Springer series in optical sciences ; 195]
• Covers all relevant aspects from laser sources to processing issues and applications • Target group includes researchers as well as users of the technology • Co-written by the winner of an important German science prize, Deutscher Zukunftspreis
Giuliano Panico, Andrea Wulzer . - Cham ; Heidelberg ; New York ; Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 913]
• Authored by leading specialists in the field • Self-contained, pedagogical presentation • First monograph on the subject matter
systems and applications / Lorenzo Pavesi, David J. Lockwood editors . - Berlin ; Heidelberg : Springer, 2016 [Topics in applied physics ; 122]
This book is volume III of a series of books on silicon photonics. It reports on the development of fully integrated systems where many different photonics component are integrated together to build complex circuits. This is the demonstration of the fully potentiality of silicon photonics. It contains a number of chapters written by engineers and scientists of the main companies, research centers and universities active in the field.
edited by J. Galkiewicz . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Solid state phenomena ; 250]
Selected, peer reviewed papers from the 15th Polish Conference on Fracture Mechanics and Fatigue, September 15-18, 2015, Kielce, Poland. This collection of papers is related to actual problems from area of research of fatigue of materials and structures, fracture mechanics, void nucleation, void growth.
a Clifford bundle approach / Waldyr A. Rodrigues, Jr, Edmundo Capelas de Oliveira . – 2nd edition . - [Cham] : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 922]
• Comprehensive differential geometry reference work in its second, revised and expanded edition • Illustrates calculation procedures with many exercises and detailed solutions • Provides lists of mathematical symbols, acronyms and abbreviations
basics and selected topics / Andrés Santos . - [Cham] : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 923]
• Concise and self-contained introduction to the subject matter • Emphasis on applications to hard-sphere fluids and related models • Careful discussion of pro and cons of various approximate theories
Susanta K Sarkar . - San Rafael, CA : Morgan & Claypool Publishers, 2016 [IOP concise physics]
This is an overview of single molecule physics, the study of both equilibrium and non-equilibrium properties at the single molecule level. It begins with an introduction to this fascinating science and includes a chapter on how to build the most popular instrument for single molecule biophysics, the total internal reflection fluorescence (TIRF) microscope. It concludes with the Poisson process approach to statistical mechanics.
Géry de Saxcé, Claude Vallée . - London : iSTE, 2016 [chanical engineering and solid mechanics series]
This title proposes a unified approach to continuum mechanics which is consistent with Galilean relativity. Based on the notion of affine tensors, a simple generalization of the classical tensors, this approach allows gathering the usual mechanical entities − mass, energy, force, moment, stresses, linear and angular momentum − in a single tensor.
Thomas Schäpers . - Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, 2016
• The first to summarize the basic spin-related physical phenomena and their possible applications in future electronics in a didactically accessible manner. • Also covers topological insulators. • Includes over 100 full-color illustrations & diagrams • based on repeated lectures given by the author
Charalampos (Haris) Skokos, Georg A. Gottwald, Jacques Laskar, editors . - Heidelberg ; New York ; Dordrecht ; London ; Berlin : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 915]
• Edited and authored by pioneers in the field • Comprehensive and self-contained introduction and overview • Useful as text for advanced courses and for self-study
edited by Prof. Yue Li, Rolin Zhang, Dr. Zhenli Gong . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Materials science forum ; 859]
Selected, peer reviewed papers from 2016 Spring International Conference on Material Sciences and Technology (MST-S), April 17-19, 2016, Suzhou, China. Presented collection is covering the wide spectrum of engineering decisions in area of creating and research of modern functional materials and technologies and it will be useful for researchers and practical engineers.
data, facts and figures / edited by Detlef Stolten, et al. . - Weinheim : Wiley-VCH GmbH & Co. KGaA, 2016
This ready reference is unique in collating in one scientifically precise and comprehensive handbook the widespread data on what is feasible and realistic in modern fuel cell technology. Edited by a leading scientist, the short, uniformly written chapters by around 50 authors provide economic data for cost considerations and a full overview of demonstration data, covering such topics as fuel cells for transportation, fuel provision, codes and standards.
Franco Strocchi . - Cham ; Heidelberg ; New York ; Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 904]
• First primer on this emerging topic • Written by a leading expert in the field • Suitable as advanced textbook and as self-study guide
Tharwart F. Tadros . - Berlin : De Gruyter, 2015
General introduction; Preparation of nanosuspensions by top-up process; Preparation of nanosuspensions by bottom down process; Industrial applications of nanosuspensions; Preparation of nanoemulsions by the use of high pressure homogenisers; Low energy methods for nanoemulsion preparation; Practical examples of nanoemulsions and their industrial application; Swollen micelles or microemulsions; Formulation of microemulsions and their industrial applications; Liposomes and vesicles;
edited by Rajesh J. Tayade . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Materials science forum ; 855]
This special topic volume on “Photocatalytic Materials and Surfaces for Environmental Cleanup IV” addresses photocatalysis in wide sense focus on the environmental applications of photocatalytic materials. Photocatalytic materials had been widely studied for the various applications such as water and air purification, CO2 reduction, hydrogen generation etc.
Elena Tobisch, editor . - Cham ; Heidelberg ; New York ; Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 908]
• Written by leading experts in nonlinear waves • Brings together theoretical, numerical and experimental approaches • With applications to real physical problems
edited by Al-Khalid b Hj Othman et al. . - Pfaffikon : Trans Tech Publications Ltd, 2016 [Applied mechanics and materials ; 833]
Selected, peer reviewed papers from the UNIMAS STEM Engineering Conference 2015, October 7-9, 2015, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia. This Conference with the theme “Engaging Industries and Society through Innovative Engineering and Technology" was aimed at bringing together the academicians, researchers, scientists, engineers, industrial professionals and scholar students.
societal, economic, and environmental impacts / Richard P. Walker, Andrew Swift . - Hoboken, New Jersey : Wiley, 2015
• Discusses the wind energy impacts on the environment, local economy, electric utilities, individuals and communities • Provides a visual explanation of wind energy principles through tables, graphs, maps, illustrations and photographs • Offers a comprehensive overview of the issues associated with the creation and use of wind energy
Grassmann variables and the method of supersymmetry / Franz Wegner . - Heidelberg ; New York ; Dordrecht ; London ; Berlin : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 920]
• Authored by one of the pioneers in the field • Self-contained exposition of the mathematical foundations for physicists • Course-based, tutorial presentation of the subject matter
Steven Weinberg . – 2nd edition . - Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, November 2015
Nobel Laureate Steven Weinberg combines his exceptional physical insight with his gift for clear exposition to provide a concise introduction to modern quantum mechanics. Ideally suited to a one-year graduate course, this textbook is also a useful reference for researchers. Problems are included at the ends of chapters, with solutions available for instructors at www.cambridge.org/9781107028722.
Karl Whittle . - Bristol, UK : IOP Publishing, 2016 [IOP expanding physics]
Here Karl Whittle provides a solid overview of the intersection of nuclear engineering and materials science at a level approachable by advanced students from materials, engineering and physics. The text explains the unique aspects needed in the design and implementation of materials for use in demanding nuclear settings. Accompanied by problems, videos and teaching aids the book is suitable for a course text in nuclear materials and a reference for those already working in the field.
Yoshihisa Yamamoto, Kouichi Semba, editors . - Tokyo ; Heidelberg ; New York ; Dordrecht ; London : Springer, 2016 [Lecture notes in physics ; 911]
This book presents the research and development-related results of the “FIRST” Quantum Information Processing Project, which was conducted from 2010 to 2014 with the support of the Council for Science, Technology and Innovation of the Cabinet Office of the Government of Japan.
a MATLAB® tutorial / Guoan Zheng . - San Rafael, CA : Morgan & Claypool Publishers, 2016 [IOP concise physics]
This book demonstrates the concept of Fourier ptychography, a new imaging technique that bypasses the resolution limit of the employed optics. Demonstrated in a tutorial form and providing many MATLAB® simulation examples for the reader, it also discusses the experimental implementation and recent developments of Fourier ptychography.
Kamera: G. Fritz, J. Sauer, D. Winkler ; Schnitt: D. Winkler . - Wien : Österreichische Zentralbibliothek für Physik, 2016
Mitschnitt einer Veranstaltung der Österreichischen Chemisch-Physikalischen Gesellschaft am Dienstag, dem 19. Jänner 2016 im Lise Meitner-Hörsaal der Fakultät für Physik der Universtät Wien. Es sprechen Ulrike Diebold und Leticia González. Moderation: Günther Allmaier. Preisträger Zbynek Novotny & Martin Richter
Paul Ginsparg ; Kamera: Gerlinde Fritz, Marcus Rößner ; Schnitt: Daniel Winkler . - Wien : Österreichische Zentralbibliothek für Physik, 2015
Mitschnitt einer gemeinsamen Veranstaltung der Chemisch-Physikalischen Gesellschaft und der Österreichischen Zentralbibliothek für Physik am Dienstag, dem 3. November 2015 im Lise-Meitner-Hörsaal der Fakultät für Physik . 1 Videodatei (1 h 4 min 32 s): Ton, farbig
Abschiedsvorlesung / Jakob Yngvason . - Wien : 2015, Österreichische Zentralbibliothek für Physik, 2015
Mitschnitt einer Veranstaltung am Montag, 26. Jänner 2015 im Lise-Meitner-Hörsaal der Fakultät für Physik der Universität Wien . Mit einleitenden Worten von Robin Golser und Robert Seiringer sowie einem Schlusswort von André Hoang. 1 Videodatei (1 h 25 min 19 s): Ton, farbig