Physics

February New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on February 28, 2017

Electrodynamics : an intensive course / Masud Chaichian, Ioan Merches, Daniel Radu, Anca Tureanu. QC631 .C43 2016 Factorization algebras in quantum field theory / Kevin Costello, Owen Gwilliam. QC174.45 .C68 2017 Fundamentals of physics. Mechanics, relativity, and thermodynamics / R. Shankar. QC2...

New Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on February 28, 2017

Agent-Based Modeling of Sustainable Behaviors Amparo Alonso-Betanzos, Noelia Sánchez-Maroño, Oscar Fontenla-Romero, J. Gary Polhill, Tony Craig, Javier Bajo, Juan Manuel Corchado Bifurcation in Autonomous and Nonautonomous Differential Equations with Discontinuities Marat Akhmet, Ardak Kashkynbay...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on February 28, 2017

The following papers were recently published by members of the Physics Department: Title: Gap-bridging enhancement of modified Urca processes in nuclear matter Authors: Alford, Mark G.; Pangeni, Kamal Source: PHYSICAL REVIEW C, 95 (1):10.1103/PhysRevC.95.015802 JAN 11 2017 Title: Ground-state pro...

Research & Technology Workshops – Second Chance!

By Alison Verbeck on February 28, 2017

The second sprint of this spring’s Research & Technology Workshops is underway. If you missed any of the noon sessions, here is your chance to attend again during the evening hour. It is an exciting lineup of 12 sessions on topics such as: Scientist, Hypochondriac, Researcher? Explore PubMed ...

arXiv Update

By Alison Verbeck on February 28, 2017

During 2016, we witnessed another important milestone as arXiv turned 25. Since its inception in 1991 with a focus on the high energy physics community, arXiv has significantly expanded both its subject coverage and user base. During 2016, the repository saw 113,380 new submissions and over 100 m...

January New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on February 1, 2017

Classical and quantum thermal physics / R. Prasad. QC311 .P78 2016 The concise handbook of analytical spectroscopy : theory, applications, and reference materials / Jerry Workman. http://www.worldscientific.com/worldscibooks/10.1142/8800#t=toc The glass universe : how the ladies of the Harvard Ob...

Springer Physics and Astronomy eBook Collection

By Alison Verbeck on February 1, 2017

The Physics and Astronomy Springer ebooks package for 2017 has been purchased and is now available. Titles will be added to the WU Catalog.  There are hundreds of titles available in this new collection and the compilations we receive from Springer are slightly delayed.  If you are looking for a ...

Wiley Negotiations

By Alison Verbeck on January 31, 2017

We now have university-wide access to all of the Wiley electronic journals subscribed to by either Becker Library or University Libraries. More info: Announcing Cross-Campus Access to Wiley E-Journals. Becker Medical Library Catalog and ejournals lists have been updated. WU Libraries catalog and ...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on January 26, 2017

Title: Positrons and Antiprotons in Galactic Cosmic Rays Authors: Cowsik, R. Source: ANNUAL REVIEW OF NUCLEAR AND PARTICLE SCIENCE, VOL 66, 66 297-319; 10.1146/annurev-nucl-102115-044851 2016 Title: Analytic structure of eigenvalues of coupled quantum systems Authors: Bender, Carl M.; Felski, Ale...