Highlighting Author Joy Williams

By Rose Miyatsu on March 30, 2018

To wrap up our celebration of Women’s History Month, we would like to spotlight the most recent writer to join the Washington University Libraries’ Modern Literature Collection: Joy Williams. Williams has been a frequent visiting Hurst Professor at Washington University, and the University ...

March New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on March 30, 2018

Concepts in particle physics : a concise introduction to the Standard Model / V. Parameswaran Nair. QC794.6.S75 N35 2018 Double photoionisation spectra of molecules / John H.D. Eland and Raimund Feifel. QC454.M6 E43 2018 Electromagnetic reciprocity in antenna theory / Martin Štumpf. QC670 .S78 20...

March Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on March 30, 2018

Classical Field Theory, 2nd ed.   by  Florian Scheck Confocal Raman Microscopy, 2nd ed.   by  Jan Toporski, Thomas Dieing, Olaf Hollricher Exercises and Problems in Mathematical Methods of Physics   by  Giampaolo Cicogna Exploring the Architecture of Transiting Exoplanetary Systems with High-Prec...

NEW DATABASE – China Doctoral & Masters Dissertations (series F, G, H)

By Joy on March 30, 2018

China Doctoral & Masters Dissertations (series F, G, H): Washington University Libraries recently completed a purchase of Series F (Literature/History/Philosophy), Series G (Economics/Politics/Law), and Series H (Education/Social Sciences) of China Doctoral Dissertations Full-text Database (中...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on March 29, 2018

Title: Series solutions of -symmetric Schrodinger equations Author(s): Bender, C.M.; Ford, C.; Hassanpour, N.; Xia, B. Source: Journal of Physics Communications Volume: 2 Issue: 2 Pages: 025012 (8 pp.) Published: Feb. 2018 Title: Same sign versus opposite sign dileptons as a probe of low scale se...

Remembering Linda Brown of the Brown v. Board of Education Decision

By Alison Carrick on March 29, 2018

Linda Brown Smith whose name became synonymous with the landmark case Brown v. Board of Education has died at age 76,  the Topeka Capital-Journal reports. Linda Brown Smith was interviewed by Blackside for the series Eyes on the Prize, and while the interview was not used in the final program it ...

News and notes for biology, March 2018

By Ruth Lewis on March 29, 2018

Journals now available: iScience, v.1, 2018+; an interdisciplinary open access journal published by Cell Press; includes basic and applied research that advances a specific field across the life, physical, and earth sciences. Journal of Statistical Planning & Inference; we had backfile but n...

News and notes for math, March 2018

By Ruth Lewis on March 29, 2018

Now available: Journal of Statistical Planning & Inference; we had backfile but now have v.1, 1977+ online. In Openness and The Two Cultures, Robert Harington, Associate Executive Director, Publishing at the American Mathematical Society, comments on the development of open access in the hum...

Publications from WU Math Dept., March 2018

By Ruth Lewis on March 29, 2018

Hong L, Kuffner TA, Martin R. 2018. On overfitting and post-selection uncertainty assessments. Biometrika 105(1):221-224. doi.org/10.1093/biomet/asx083. [open access] Jaming P, Pozzi E, Wick BD. 2018. Lower Bounds for the Dyadic Hilbert. Annales de la faculté des sciences de Toulouse Sér. 6 27(1)...

Publications from WU Biology Dept., March 2018

By Ruth Lewis on March 29, 2018

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Ben-Shahar Y. 2018. The Impact of Environmental Mn Exposure on Insect Biology. Front Genet 9:70. PubMed abstract & open access fulltext. Berdahl AM, Kao AB, Flack A, Westley PAH, Codling EA, Couzin ID, Dell AI, Biro D. 2018...