August New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on August 31, 2017

Annual review of condensed matter physics. QC173.45 .A56 v.8 (2017) Black holes : a laboratory for testing strong gravity / Cosimo Bambi. QB843.B55 B36 2017 Introduction to linear algebra / Lee W. Johnson, R. Dean Riess, Jimmy T. Arnold. QA184.2 .J63 2018 Non-relativistic quantum mechanics / Ravi...

August Springer Books

By Alison Verbeck on August 31, 2017

Assembling and Supplying the ISS  by  David J. Shayler Baryonic Processes in the Large-Scale Structuring of the Universe  by  Jean-Baptiste Durrive Buoyancy-Thermocapillary Convection of Volatile Fluids in Confined and Sealed Geometries  by  Tongran Qin Condensed Mat...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on August 31, 2017

The following papers were recently indexed and published by members of the Physics Department: Title: Simulations of the Fe Kα Energy Spectra from Gravitationally Microlensed Quasars Authors: Krawczynski, H.; Chartas, G. Source: ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 843 (2):10.3847/1538-4357/aa7896 JUL 10 2017 ...

Bioengineering Today

By Alison Verbeck on August 31, 2017

Bioengineering Today is an online only magazine from AIP presenting news and information about the intersection of biology, chemistry and physics with medicine.  Featured content includes groundbreaking research, innovative applications of various technologies, and advancements in the field of bi...

News and notes for math, August 2017

By Ruth Lewis on August 31, 2017

Olin Library’s north entrance is not anticipated to open until sometime in mid- to late-October. Check What’s New for dates and details as they become available. Improvements Introduced to WU Libraries’ Homepage; I think these are really useful small changes. I hope you enjoy them. Open acc...

News and notes for biology, August 2017

By Ruth Lewis on August 31, 2017

Olin Library’s north entrance is not anticipated to open until sometime in mid- to late-October. Check What’s New for dates and details as they become available. New PubMed Feature: Best Match; best match replaces relevance sort. Improvements Introduced to WU Libraries’ Homepage; I think th...

AIP News

By Alison Verbeck on August 31, 2017

AIP Publishing has decided to eliminate all publication page and color charges in their leading subscription journals: Applied Physics Letters, Journal of Applied Physics, and The Journal of Chemical Physics. They have taken this step to ensure that authors, anywhere, are able to publish their re...

Labor Day

By Alison Verbeck on August 31, 2017

The Physics Library will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2017 for Labor Day.

Fall Semester Hours

By Alison Verbeck on August 31, 2017

Fall Semester Hours Monday – Thursday, 7:15 am – 6:00 pm Friday, 7:15 am – 5:00 pm Closed Saturdays and Sundays

Scientific American now in JSTOR

By Alison Verbeck on August 31, 2017

Scientific American is being included in the JSTOR Life Sciences collection; the full run of the journal from 1845 to 2012 will be available, with new content added each year. The addition of Scientific American expands JSTOR’s coverage of a broad range of scientific fields, and will additi...