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  • The Oxford Solid State Basics
    The Oxford Solid State Basics (English, Paperback) Steven H. Simon

    This is a first undergraduate textbook in Solid State Physics or Condensed Matter Physics. While most textbooks on the subject are extremely dry, this book is written to be much more exciting, inspiring, and entertaining.

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  • Fundamentals of Condensed Matter Physics
    Fundamentals of Condensed Matter Physics (English, Hardback) Marvin L. Cohen, Steven G. Louie

    Covering all the central areas and contemporary topics of this diverse field, Fundamentals of Condensed Matter Physics is a much-needed textbook for graduate students.

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  • The Seneca Effect
    The Seneca Effect (English, Hardback) Ugo Bardi

    The essence of this book can be found in a line written by the ancient Roman Stoic Philosopher Lucius Annaeus Seneca: "Fortune is of sluggish growth, but ruin is rapid". This sentence summarizes the features of the phenomenon that we call "collapse," which is typically sudden and often unexpected, like the proverbial "house of cards." But why are such collapses so common, and what generates them?...

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  • Solar Energy
    Solar Energy (English, Paperback) Arno Smets, Klaus Jager

    This book uniquely covers both the physics of photovoltaic (PV) cells and the design of PV systems for real-life applications.

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  • Fundamentals of Radiation Materials Science
    Fundamentals of Radiation Materials Science (English, Hardback) Gary S. Was

    Chapter 15 focuses on the fundamentals of corrosion and stress corrosion cracking, covering forms of corrosion, corrosion thermodynamics, corrosion kinetics, polarization theory, passivity, crevice corrosion, and stress corrosion cracking.

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  • The Basics of Crystallography and Diffraction
    The Basics of Crystallography and Diffraction (English, Paperback) Christopher Hammond

    Crystallography and diffraction are widely used throughout science for studying structure. The aim of this book is to show, through relevant examples and without relying on complex mathematics, that the basic ideas behind crystallography and diffraction are simple and easily comprehensible.

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  • Quantum Field Theory for the Gifted Amateur
    Quantum Field Theory for the Gifted Amateur (English, Paperback) Tom Lancaster, Stephen J. Blundell

    Quantum field theory provides the theoretical backbone to most modern physics. This book is designed to bring quantum field theory to a wider audience of physicists. It is packed with worked examples, witty diagrams, and applications intended to introduce a new audience to this revolutionary theory.

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  • Electronic Structure
    Electronic Structure (English, Paperback) Richard M. Martin

    An important graduate textbook in condensed matter physics by highly regarded physicist.

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  • Interacting Electrons
    Interacting Electrons (English, Hardback) Richard M. Martin, Lucia Reining

    This book sets out modern methods of computing properties of materials, including essential theoretical background, computational approaches, practical guidelines and instructive applications.

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  • Theory of Simple Liquids
    Theory of Simple Liquids (English, Paperback) Jean-Pierre Hansen, I. R. McDonald

    Contains introduction to the principles of liquid-state theory. This title presents the modern, molecular theory of the structural, thermodynamic interfacial and dynamical properties of the liquid phase of materials constituted of atoms, small molecules or ions.

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  • Two-Dimensional Transition-Metal Dichalcogenides
    Two-Dimensional Transition-Metal Dichalcogenides (English, Hardback) Alexander V. Kolobov, Junji Tominaga

    This book summarizes the current status of theoretical and experimental progress in 2 dimensional graphene-like monolayers and few-layers of transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDCs). Semiconducting monolayer TMDCs, due to the presence of a direct gap, significantly extend the potential of low-dimensional nanomaterials for applications in nanoelectronics and nano-optoelectronics as well as...

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  • Basic X-Ray Scattering for Soft Matter
    Basic X-Ray Scattering for Soft Matter (English, Paperback) Wim H. de Jeu

    Students and scientists of soft matter (polymers, liquid crystals, colloids, etc.) with a chemical background need to know the technique of x-ray scattering without becoming an expert. This book explains basic principles and applications of x-ray scattering in a simple way without heavy maths, using practical examples and case studies.

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  • Field Theories of Condensed Matter Physics
    Field Theories of Condensed Matter Physics (English, Hardback) Eduardo Fradkin

    This book presents the physics of the most challenging problems in condensed matter using the conceptual framework of quantum field theory.

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  • Holographic Duality in Condensed Matter Physics
    Holographic Duality in Condensed Matter Physics (English, Hardback) Jan Zaanen, Yan Liu

    A pioneering treatise presenting how the mathematical techniques of holographic duality can unify the fundamental theories of physics.

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  • Optical Properties of Solids
    Optical Properties of Solids (English, Paperback) Mark Fox

    The second edition of this successful textbook provides an up-to-date account of the optical physics of solids. All of the chapters have been updated and improved, and new sections on optical control of spin, quantum dots, plasmonics, negative refraction, carbon nanostructures and diamond NV centres have been added.

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  • Bonding, Structure and Solid-State Chemistry
    Bonding, Structure and Solid-State Chemistry (English, Paperback) Mark Ladd

    The book begins with the first principles of Bonding, Structure and Solid State Chemistry, and can be appreciated by non-specialists. The study is aided by carefully prepared problems with fully worked solutions. It provides a suite of computer programs devised especially for the book.

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  • Physics of the Piano
    Physics of the Piano (English, Paperback) Nicholas J. Giordano

    A central quest in the study of musical instruments is to understand why the sound of the 'same' note depends greatly on the instrument, and to elucidate which aspects of an instrument are most critical in producing the musical tones characteristic of the instrument. The primary goal of this book is to investigate these questions for the piano.

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  • Introduction to Topological Quantum Matter & Quantum Computation
    Introduction to Topological Quantum Matter & Quantum Computation (English, Hardback) Tudor D. Stanescu

    Interest in topological quantum states of matter has increased dramatically in the past few years. Many of the researchers engaged in these studies are relatively new to this area; this is the perfect book to provide the background, bringing researchers up to speed and facilitating communication between different disciplines. Key subjects covered include topological insulators, Majorana fermions...

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  • Theoretical Physics 5 2017
    Theoretical Physics 5 2017 (English, Hardback) Wolfgang Nolting

    Der Grundkurs Theoretische Physik deckt in 7 Bänden alle für das Diplom und für Bachelor/Master-Studiengänge maßgeblichen Gebiete ab. Jeder Band vermittelt das im jeweiligen Semester notwendige theoretisch-physikalische Rüstzeug. Übungsaufgaben mit ausführlichen Lösungen dienen der Vertiefung des Stoffs. Der 4. Band behandelt die Gebiete Thermodynamik und Relativitätstheorie. Für die...

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  • Electronic Properties of Materials
    Electronic Properties of Materials (English, Hardback) Rolf E. Hummel

    Written for engineers, this fourth, updated edition of the popular text differs from other books on solid-state physics in stressing concepts, not mathematical formalism. The new edition emphasizes applications and covers next-generation electronic materials.

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