Physics

Fall Break

By Alison Verbeck on September 30, 2019

The Physics Library will be closed during Fall Break, Monday-Tuesday, October 14-15.

Workshop on Increasing Openness and Reproducibility (Jan 17)

By Melissa Vetter on September 27, 2019

January 17 | 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. John M. Olin Library Level 1, Room 142 There are many actions researchers can take to increase the openness and reproducibility of their work. Please join us for a day-long workshop, led by Ian Sullivan from the Center for Open Science, to learn easy, practical steps...

Responsible Conduct of Research Workshop

By Melissa Vetter on September 25, 2019

November 14 | 2-3pm John M. Olin Library Room 142 This workshop for Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) is offered to fulfill a National Science Foundation continuing education requirement of at least one face-to-face education session each fiscal year. This requirement applies to all qualifyin...

ORCID Flash Session

By Melissa Vetter on September 25, 2019

October 4 | 10-10:30 a.m. John M. Olin Library Room 142 Open Researcher & Contributor Identifier (ORCID) provides a persistent digital identifier that distinguishes you from every other researcher and supports automated links between you and your professional activities. The NIH recently anno...

Open Access @ WashU: Why Here, Why Now?

By Melissa Vetter on September 25, 2019

October 23 | 12-1:30 p.m. John M. Olin Library Room 142 This forum and roundtable discussion will focus on Open Access and publishing at WashU—to coincide with International Open Access Week 2019—presenting different disciplinary perspectives and opportunity for attendees to share their experienc...

Research Data Compute Training Offered October 1, 2019

By Melissa Vetter on September 18, 2019

October 1, 2019 EPNEC Conference Center Washington University Medical School You are invited to attend research compute training on October 1, 2019 at the EPNEC Conference Center. Research compute services are being developed to allow you to process and analyze large amounts of data via the data ...

LabArchives Electronic Lab Notebook Pilot Begins

By Melissa Vetter on September 8, 2019

This week, the Research Infrastructure Services (RIS) group—part of Washington University Information Technology — will begin piloting WashU ELN, an electronic lab notebook service powered by LabArchives. The LabArchives Electronic Lab Notebook is a cloud-based application that facilitates the cr...

August Physics New Books

By Alison Verbeck on September 4, 2019

Explosion systems with inert high-modulus components : increasing the efficiency of blast technologies and their applications / Igor A. Balagansky, Anatoliy A. Bataev, and Ivan A. Bataev. QC168 .B335 2019 From classical field theory to perturbative quantum field theory / Michael Dütsch. QC174.45 ...

August Physics Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on September 4, 2019

Biomechanics of the Brain, 2nd ed.   by  Karol Miller Coherent Multidimensional Spectroscopy   by  Minhaeng Cho Combinatorial Kalman Filter and High Level Trigger Reconstruction for the Belle II Experiment   by  Nils Braun Diffraction Optics of Complex-Structured Periodic Media, 2nd ed.   by  Vla...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on September 3, 2019

Evidence for superconductivity in Rb metal above 55 GPa pressure Authors: Yuhang Deng; Schilling, J.S. Physical Review B Volume: 100 Issue: 4 Pages: 041109 (5 pp.) Published: 15 July 2019 Nonlinear eigenvalue problems for generalized Painleve equations [arXiv] Authors: Bender, C.M.; Komijani, J.;...