Physics

Knowable Magazine

By Alison Verbeck on July 12, 2019

What is known? What isn’t known? Knowable Magazine, the digital publication from Annual Reviews, seeks to make that knowledge accessible to all. Knowable Magazine explores the real-world significance of scholarly work through a journalistic lens. It reports on the current state of play across a w...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on July 3, 2019

Coherent plasma-curvature radiation in FRB Authors: Katz, J.I. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Volume: 481 Issue: 3 Pages: 2946-50 Published: 11 Dec. 2018 Four millimeter spherical rotors spinning at 28 kHz with double-saddle coils for cross polarization NMR Authors: Gao, CK; Ju...

June Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on July 3, 2019

  Applied gas dynamics / Ethirajan Rathakrishnan. QC168 .R38 2019 Classical field theory / Horațiu Năstase. QC173.7 .N37 2019 Defocusing nonlinear Schrödinger equations / Benjamin Dodson. QC174.26.W28 D63 2019 Introduction to optical and optoelectronic properties of nanostructures / Vladimir...

June Springer Physics eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on July 3, 2019

Acoustics, 3rd ed.   by  Allan D. Pierce Advances in Acoustic Emission Technology   by  Gongtian Shen, Junjiao Zhang, Zhanwen Wu Applied Physics, System Science and Computers III   by  Klimis Ntalianis, George Vachtsevanos, Pierre Borne, Anca Croitoru Ball Lightning   by  Herbert Boerner Characte...

The war to free science

By Alison Verbeck on June 12, 2019

An interesting article from vox.com on the University of California system cancelling their Elsevier subscriptions: https://www.vox.com/the-highlight/2019/6/3/18271538/open-access-elsevier-california-sci-hub-academic-paywalls

May New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on May 31, 2019

Atomic-molecular ionization by electron scattering : theory and applications / K.N. Joshipura, Nigel Mason. QC702.7.E38 J67 2019 Billmeyer and Saltzman’s principles of color technology / Roy S. Berns. QC495 .B398 2019 Émilie du Châtelet and the foundations of physical science / Katherine Br...

May Springer Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on May 31, 2019

11th Chaotic Modeling and Simulation International Conference   by  Christos H. Skiadas, Ihor Lubashevsky 2011 Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Accident   by  Peter George Martin Charming New Physics in Beautiful Processes?   by  Matthew John Kirk Complex Dynamics of Traffic Management   by ...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on May 31, 2019

Antiferromagnetism of beta-Ce under hydrostatic pressure Authors: Malavi, P; Deng, YH; Guillou, F; Mudryk, Y; Pecharsky, V; Schilling, JS SOLID STATE COMMUNICATIONS Volume: 294Pages: 36-38 Published: JUN 2019 Impact of electron-electron interactions on the superfluid density of dirty superconduct...

SciMeter

By Alison Verbeck on May 31, 2019

SciMeter.org offers a simple way to calculate what quantifies as good physics research. Evaluating scientific work requires in-depth studies of research publications. In practice, quick, quantitative comparisons must be made, especially by thosewho serve on committees or who must document the per...