May New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2017

The astronomical almanac for the year … QB8 U1 2018 Atomistic spin dynamics : foundations and applications / Olle Eriksson, Anders Bergman, Lars Bergqvist, Johan Hellsvik. QC754.2.M34 E75 2017 Atoms, solids, and plasmas in super-intense laser fields / edited by Dimitri Batani, Charles J. Joachain...

May Springer Books

By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2017

Algorithms of Estimation for Nonlinear Systems  by  Rafael Martínez-Guerra, Christopher Diego Cruz-Ancona Coherent Vortex Structures in Fluids and Plasmas  by  Anatoli Tur, Vladimir Yanovsky Collider Physics within the Standard Model, Lecture Notes in Physics, 937  by &nb...


By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2017

EclipseMob ( is a citizen science experiment that’s being organized in connection with the August 21 solar eclipse.  NSF and the Geological Society of America are the sponsors. EclipseMob is a crowdsourced effort to conduct the largest-ever low-frequency radi...

Recently published papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2017

The following papers were recently indexed and published by members of the Physics Department: Title: Evolution of the atomic structure of a supercooled Zr55Cu35Al10 liquid Authors: Zhao, Jingfeng; Tang, Zheng; Kelton, K. F.; Liu, C. T.; Liaw, P. K.; Inoue, A.; Shen, Xiaoping; Pan, Shiyan; Johnso...

Attention Fall Physics course instructors!

By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2017

If there are books or other materials which I need to order for reserve, please notify me as soon as possible. Also if you have selected a new textbook or a new edition, please let me know. I do not receive the information which you send to the bookstore. Thank you!

Library Inventory

By Alison Verbeck on May 17, 2017

The annual inventory of Physics Library material was done in May. The good news is that some of the lost and missing books from last year did show up.  However, there were still some rather large losses.  It is difficult to tell if the thief has stopped stealing from the collection, although the ...

APS to Join SCOAP3

By Alison Verbeck on May 2, 2017

CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, and the American Physical Society (APS) announced that they entered into an agreement for SCOAP3. Under this agreement, high-energy physics articles published in three APS journals –  Physical Review C, Physical Review D and Physical Rev...

April Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on April 28, 2017

Apollo Lunar Samples  by  Anthony Young Astronomy for Older Eyes  by  James L. Chen Bohmian Mechanics, Open Quantum Systems and Continuous Measurements  by  Antonio B. Nassar, Salvador Miret-Artés Computational Non-commutative Geometry Program for Disordered Topological Insulators  by  Emil Proda...