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  • Scaling Concepts in Polymer Physics (Hardcover, Front)

    Scaling Concepts in Polymer Physics (Hardcover)

    $67.95

    "This book discusses the statistical properties of long, flexible objects, polymer chains being the fundamental example."—from the Introduction

  • Foundations Of Quantum Chromodynamics

    Foundations Of Quantum Chromodynamics: An Introduction to Perturbative Methods in Gauge Theories (Softcover)

    $54.95

    A top of the line physics book in the field of Quantum Chromodynamics.

  • The Quantum Theory of Fields, Volume I: Foundations (Hardback)

    The Quantum Theory of Fields, Volume I: Foundations (Hardback)

    $49.59

    "In The Quantum Theory of Fields Nobel Laureate Steven Weinberg combines his exceptional physical insight with his gift for clear exposition to provide a self-contained, comprehensive, and up-to-date introduction to quantum field theory." — From the dust jacket

  • Springer Series in Computational Mathematics 31: Geometric Numerical Integration: Structure-Preserving Algorithms for Ordinary Differential Equations, Second Edition (Hardback)

    Springer Series in Computational Mathematics 31: Geometric Numerical Integration: Structure-Preserving Algorithms for Ordinary Differential Equations, Second Edition (Hardback)

    $78.49

    "Numerical methods that preserve properties of Hamiltonian systems, reversible systems, differential equations on manifolds and problems with highly oscillatory solutions are the subject of this book." — From the back cover

  • An Introduction to Classical Electromagnetic Radiation (Softcover)

    An Introduction to Classical Electromagnetic Radiation (Softcover)

    $45.49

    "This book provides a thorough description of classical electromagnetic radiation, starting from Maxwell's equations and moving on to show how fundamental concepts are applied in a wide variety of examples from areas such as classical optics, antenna analysis, electromagnetic scattering, and particle accelerators. Theoretical and experimental results are interwoven throughout to help give insight into the physical and historical foundations of the subject." — From the back cover

  • Quantization of Gauge Systems (Softcover)

    Quantization of Gauge Systems (Softcover)

    $51.39

    "This book is a systematic study of the classical and quantum theories of gauge systems. ... [It] gives a general and unified treatment of the subject in a self-contained manner. Exercises are provided at the end of each chapter, and pedagogical examples are covered in the text." — From the back cover

  • The Geometry of Physics: An Introduction, Revised Edition (Softcover)

    The Geometry of Physics: An Introduction, Revised Edition (Softcover)

    $37.79

    "This book is intended to provide a working knowledge of those parts of exterior differential forms, differential geometry, algebraic and differential topology, Lie groups, vector bundles and Chern forms that are essential for a deeper understanding of both classical and modern physics and engineering." — From the back cover

  • Physics for Mathematicians: Mechanics I (Hardback)

    Physics for Mathematicians: Mechanics I (Hardback)

    $76.95

    "...I have written this work in order to learn the subject myself, in a form that I find comprehensible. And readers familiar with some of my previous books probably realize that this has pretty much been the reason for those works also." — Michael Spivak, Author, in the Preface (page vii)

  • Perspectives on Projective Geometry: A Guided Tour Through Real and Complex Geometry (Hardback)

    Perspectives on Projective Geometry: A Guided Tour Through Real and Complex Geometry (Hardback)

    $58.59

    "Projective geometry is one of the most fundamental and at the same time most beautiful branches of geometry. It can be considered the common foundation of many other geometric disciplines like Euclidean geometry, hyperbolic and elliptic geometry or even relativistic space-time geometry. This book offers a comprehensive introduction to this fascinating field and its applications." — From the back cover

  • The Statistical Mechanics of Financial Markets, Third Edition (Hardback)

    The Statistical Mechanics of Financial Markets, Third Edition (Hardback)

    $30.95

    "This highly praised introductory treatment describes the parallels between statistical physics and finance - both those established in the 100-year long interaction between these disciplines, as well as new research results on financial markets." — From the back cover

  • Classical Mechanics: Theory and Mathematical Modeling (Hardcover)

    Classical Mechanics: Theory and Mathematical Modeling (Hardcover)

    $49.95

    "Classical mechanics is a chief example of the scientific method organizing a 'complex' collection of information into theoretically rigorous, unifying principles; in this sense, mechanics represents one of the highest forms of mathematical modeling. This textbook covers standard topics of a mechanics course, namely, the mechanics of rigid bodies, Lagrangian and Hamiltonian formalism, stability and small oscillations, an introduction to celestial mechanics, and Hamilton-Jacobi theory, but at the same time features unique examples—such as the spinning top including friction and gyroscopic compass—seldom appearing in this context. In addition, variational principles like Lagrangian and Hamiltonian dynamics are treated in great detail." — From the back cover

  • Quantum Computer Science: An Introduction (Hardback)

    Quantum Computer Science: An Introduction (Hardback)

    $34.95

    "In the 1990s it was realized that quantum physics has some spectacular applications in computer science. This book is a concise introduction to quantum computation, developing the basic elements of this new branch of computational theory without assuming any background in physics." — From the back cover

  • Multivalued Fields in Condensed Matter, Electromagnetism, and Gravitation (Softcover)

    Multivalued Fields in Condensed Matter, Electromagnetism, and Gravitation (Softcover)

    $43.45

    "It is so wonderful when a concept that is generally considered to be a problem, turns out to lead to elegant solutions instead. When studying Multivalue Fields, this is probably one of the first impressions you will have." — F.M.C. Witte, Utrecht University, The Netherlands, as quoted on the back cover

  • Geometry, Topology and Physics, Second Edition (Softcover)

    Geometry, Topology and Physics, Second Edition (Softcover)

    $59.95

    "GEOMETRY, TOPOLOGY AND PHYSICS introduces the ideas and techniques of differential geometry and topology at a level suitable for postgraduate students and researchers in these fields." — From the back cover

  • Many-Bodied Theory Exposed! : Propagator Description of Quantum Mechanics in Many-Body Systems, 2nd Edition (Hardback)

    Many-Bodied Theory Exposed! : Propagator Description of Quantum Mechanics in Many-Body Systems, 2nd Edition (Hardback)

    $113.99

    "This comprehensive textbook on the quantum mechanics of identical particles includes a wealth of valuable experimental data, in particular recent results from direct knockout reactions directly related to the single-particle propagator in many-body theory." — From the back cover

  • Diffusions, Markov Processes and Martingales: Volume 2, Itô Calculus, Second Edition (Softcover)

    Diffusions, Markov Processes and Martingales: Volume 2, Itô Calculus, Second Edition (Softcover)

    $52.29

    "Now available in paperback, this celebrated book has been prepared with readers' needs in mind, remaining a systematic treatment of the subject whilst retaining its vitality. This second volume follows on from the first, concentrating on stochastic integrals, stochastic differential equations, excursion theory and the general theory of processes." — From the back cover

  • Applied Mathematical Sciences 82: Linear Integral Equations, Second Edition (Hardback)

    Applied Mathematical Sciences 82: Linear Integral Equations, Second Edition (Hardback)

    $115.25

    "in the the ten years since the first edition of this book appeared, integral equations and integral operators have revealed more of their mathematical beauty and power to me. Therefore, I am pleased to have the opportunity to share some of these new insights with the readers of this book." — Rainer Kress, Author, in the Preface to the Second Edition

  • An Invitation to Quantum Field Theory (Softcover)

    An Invitation to Quantum Field Theory (Softcover)

    $34.95

    "This book provides an introduction to Quantum Field Theory (QFT) at an elementary level—with only special relativity, electromagnetism and quantum mechanics as prerequisites." — From the back cover

  • Quantum Theory of Magnetism (Hardback)

    Quantum Theory of Magnetism (Hardback)

    $51.29

    "This book is written in a tutorial style appropriate for those who want to learn magnetism and eventually to do research work in this field. Numerous exercises with full solutions for testing own attempts will help to a deep understanding of the main aspects of collective ferromagnetism." — From the back cover

  • Principles of Electrodynamics (Softcover)

    Principles of Electrodynamics (Softcover)

    $5.59

    Written by Melvin Schwartz, PhD, who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1988, this book is suitable for advanced undergraduates and graduate students, and "offers a superb exposition of the essential unity of electromagnetism in its natural, relativistic framework while demonstrating the powerful constraint of relativistic invariance." — From the back cover

  • Numerical Solution of Stochastic Differential Equations (Hardback)

    Numerical Solution of Stochastic Differential Equations (Hardback)

    $71.49

    "The book provides an introduction to stochastic calculus and stochastic differential equations, in both theory and applications, emphasising the numerical methods needed to solve such equations." — From the back cover

  • Statistical Mechanics Made Simple, Second Edition (Softcover)

    Statistical Mechanics Made Simple, Second Edition (Softcover)

    $31.95

    "This second edition extends and improves on the first, already an acclaimed and original treatment of statistical concepts insofar as they impact theoretical physics and form the basis of modern thermodynamics." — From the back cover

  • Plato's Ghost: The Modernist Transformation of Mathematics (Hardback)

    Plato's Ghost: The Modernist Transformation of Mathematics (Hardback)

    $33.29

    "In this impressive synthesis, Gray brings, in a largely nontechnical way, the technical development of mathematics from the 1880s to the 1930s into the broader historical analysis of the concept of modernity." — Karen Hunger Parshall, author of James Joseph Sylvester: Jewish Mathematician in a Victorian World (from the back cover)

  • Radiation and Scattering of Waves (Hardback)

    Radiation and Scattering of Waves (Hardback)

    $139.49

    "This book will be of interest to students, engineers, and physicists involved in electromagnetics and acoustics. Makes an important reference for graduate classes." — From the back cover

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