A Brief History of Revision: Remembering Stephen Hawking

By Rose Miyatsu on March 15, 2018

Yesterday morning, many of us awoke to the sad news that the great theoretical physicist, cosmologist, and author Stephen Hawking had passed away. Hawking was a well-known figure not only for his extraordinary intelligence and contributions to our knowledge about black holes, quantum mechanics, a...

February New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on March 1, 2018

Acoustic cavitation and bubble dynamics / Kyuichi Yasui. QC183 .Y37 2018 Evolution of silicon sensor technology in particle physics / Frank Hartmann. QC787.N83 H37 2017 Finite elements : theory and algorithms / Sashikumaar Ganesan, Lutz Tobiska. QC20.7.F56 G36 2017 Graphene : fabrication, charact...

February Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on March 1, 2018

Advanced Detectors for Nuclear, High Energy and Astroparticle Physics   by  Saikat Biswas, Supriya Das, Sanjay Kumar Ghosh Advances in Geometry and Lie Algebras from Supergravity   by  Pietro Giuseppe Frè Complex Networks IX   by  Sean Cornelius, Kate Coronges, Bruno Gonçalves, Roberta Sinatra, A...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on February 28, 2018

Title: Same sign versus opposite sign dileptons as a probe of low scale seesaw mechanisms Authors: Das, Arindam; Dev, P. S. Bhupal; Mohapatra, Rabindra N. Source: PHYSICAL REVIEW D, 97 (1):10.1103/PhysRevD.97.015018 JAN 30 2018 Title: Winding in non-Hermitian systems Author(s): Schindler, S.T.; B...

New IOP Journals

By Alison Verbeck on February 28, 2018

IOP Publishing, home of the respected Journal of Physics series, has launched three new, high-impact open access journals. In recognition of the increasingly interdisciplinary nature of research, the scope of these new journals will focus on research covering three aspects of the physical world t...

CERN Open Access Books

By Alison Verbeck on February 28, 2018

Many open access books published by CERN are now available on the Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB).  They will eventually be added to our catalog as well.

Dimensions, a new citation database from Digital Science

By Ruth Lewis on January 31, 2018

The Dimensions web site is full of information about different aspects of this resource. Free searching is available at It covers 89 million publication records, 870 million citations, 50 million Altmetric mentions and about 20 million research profiles. Yo...

January New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on January 30, 2018

Advanced multipoles for accelerator magnets : theoretical analysis and their measurement / Pierre Schnizer. QC760 .S36 2017 The cosmological singularity / Vladimir Belinski, International Center for Relativistic Astrophysics Network, Italy, Marc Henneaux, Université Libre de Bruxelles. QC20.7.S54...

January Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on January 30, 2018

Acoustics and Vibration of Mechanical Structures—AVMS-2017  by  Nicolae Herisanu, Vasile Marinca Air Lasing  by  Pavel Polynkin, Ya Cheng Asteroseismology and Exoplanets: Listening to the Stars and Searching for New Worlds  by  Tiago L. Campante, Nuno C. Santos, Mári...