Physics

Michael Massalone

New Physics Library Staff

By Alison Verbeck on April 29, 2019

On April 1, Michael Massalone joined the Physics Library as a halftime Library Associate.  He’ll be here in the afternoons. If you haven’t met him yet, come by and introduce yourself.

Physics Library Summer Hours

By Alison Verbeck on April 29, 2019

Summer Hours begin Wednesday, May 8, 2019. Monday – Friday, 7:15 am – 4:30 pm Closed Saturdays and Sundays. Closed holidays – Monday, May 27 and Thursday, July 4. Closing at 10:00am on Staff Day, Monday, May 27.

March New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on April 1, 2019

Atomic- and Nanoscale Magnetism QC753.2 .A866 2018 The effect of surface wettability on the defrost process / Yang Liiu, Francis A. Kulacki. QC303 .L58 2019 Electromagnetic theory and plasmonics for engineers / Liudmila Nickelson. QC670 .N53 2019 The Monte Carlo ray-trace method in radiation heat...

March Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on March 28, 2019

Archaeoastronomy in the Roman World   by  Giulio Magli, Antonio César González-García, Juan Belmonte Aviles, Elio Antonello Birth of Modern Astronomy   by  Harm J. Habing Brief Introduction to Dispersion Relations   by  José Antonio Oller Classifying the Cosmos  ...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on March 28, 2019

Continuity of vortices from the hadronic to the color-flavor locked phase in dense matter Authors: Alford, M.G.; Baym, G.; Fukushima, K.; Hatsuda, T.; Tachibana, M. Physical Review D Volume: 99 Issue: 3 Pages: 036004 (10 pp.) Published: 1 Feb. 2019 A nature inspired modularity function for unsupe...

Physical Review Research

By Alison Verbeck on March 8, 2019

APS has announced the newest title in its portfolio of peer-reviewed journals—Physical Review Research (PRResearch). The publication will be fully open access and cover the whole spectrum of research topics of interest to the physics community, including interdisciplinary and newly emerging areas...

The Physics Classroom: Physics Interactives

By Alison Verbeck on March 8, 2019

Introductory physics students and teachers may appreciate this extensive collection of Physics Interactives available on the well-known website The Physics Classroom. This resource features well over fifty interactive simulations, exercises, and games to help users explore and understand differen...

February New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on February 28, 2019

Accretion flows in astrophysics / Nikolay Shakura, editor. QB466.A25 A23 2018 Anechoic and reverberation chambers : theory, design and measurements / Qian Xu, Yi Huang. QC667.A54 X83 2019 Berry phases in electronic structure theory / David Vanderbilt. QC176.8.E4 V36 2018 Fundamentals of quantum m...

February Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on February 28, 2019

Atoms, Molecules and Photons   by  Wolfgang Demtröder Computational Quantum Mechanics   by  Joshua Izaac, Jingbo Wang Dynamical Perspective on the ɸ4 Model   by  Panayotis G. Kevrekidis, Jesús Cuevas-Maraver Dynamics of Electrons in Linear Plasma Devices and Its Impact on Plasma Surface Interacti...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on February 27, 2019

Symmetry protected topological Luttinger liquids and the phase transition between them Authors: Hong-Chen Jiang; Zi-Xiang Li; Seidel, A.; Dung-Hai Lee Science Bulletin Volume: 63 Issue: 12 Pages: 753-8 Published: 30 June 2018 Off-Plane Dielectric Screening of Few-Layer Graphdiyne and Its Family A...