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Best sellers in Zoology and Botany, July 2017-May 2018

By Ruth Lewis on May 31, 2018

Zoology and Botany, May 2018 | Best Sellers as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local copies when available. What It’s Like To Be a Dog: And Other Adventures in Animal Neuroscience Berns, Gregory Basic Books: Perseus 2017. ISBN 9780465096244. $28 The Rise of M...

News and notes for biology, May 2018

By Ruth Lewis on May 31, 2018

Interesting experiment in open access publication and trying to move science more quickly: microPublication Biology has been going for a few years. I just received their microPublicaion Biology Newsletter no. 1, May 2018, so perhaps they are working on expansion. The WU Chemistry Library is close...

News and notes for math & statistics, May 2018

By Ruth Lewis on May 31, 2018

I note the name change to Washington University Department of Mathematics and Statistics this month. I thought this was interesting: Maria Agnesi, the Greatest Female Mathematician You’ve Never Heard Of, By Richard Gunderman, David Gunderman, The Conversation US on May 16, 2018. It says Agn...

May New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on May 31, 2018

Atoms, mechanics, and probability : Ludwig Boltzmann’s statistico-mechanical writings : an exegesis / Olivier Darrigol. QC174.8 .D37 2018 Compact heat exchangers : analysis, design and optimization using FEM and CFD approach / C. Ranganayakulu, K.N. Seetharamu. QC320.22.F56 R36 2018 Computa...

Scholarly communications selected links from May 2018

By Ruth Lewis on May 31, 2018

In Vote to Restore Net Neutrality Rules, Several Senators Note Importance of Open Internet for Research, Education and Equity ARL [Association of Research Libraries] Policy Notes, May 16, 2018. Taylor & Francis and Cambridge University Press Join Blockchain for Peer Review Project #blockchai...

Publications from WU Math & Statistics Dept., May 2018

By Ruth Lewis on May 31, 2018

Chi QS, Wang H. 2018. Orthogonal multiplications of type [3, 4, p],p≤12. Beitrage zur Algebra und Geometrie 59(1):167-197. doi.org/10.1007/s13366-017-0361-7. Chyzh OV, Labzina E. 2018. Bankrolling Repression? Modeling Third-Party Influence on Protests and Repression. American Journal of Politi...

Publications from WU Biology Dept., May 2018

By Ruth Lewis on May 31, 2018

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Bar-Zvi S, Lahav A, Harris D, Niedzwiedzki DM, Blankenship RE, Adir N. 2018. Structural heterogeneity leads to functional homogeneity in A. marina phycocyanin. Biochim Biophys Acta 1859(7):544-553. PubMed abstract & fulltex...

May Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2018

Advanced Materials   by  Ivan A. Parinov, Shun-Hsyung Chang, Vijay K. Gupta Advanced Nanotechnologies for Detection and Defence against CBRN Agents   by  Plamen Petkov, Dumitru Tsiulyanu, Cyril Popov, Wilhelm Kulisch Application of FPGA to Real‐Time Machine Learning   by  Piotr Antonik Back-in-Ti...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2018

The following papers were recently published by members of the Physics Department: Title: Suppressed density of states in self-generated Coulomb glasses Authors: Rademaker, Louk; Nussinov, Zohar; Balents, Leon; Dobrosavljevic, Vladimir Source: NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS, 20 10.1088/1367-2630/aab8ce A...