Physics

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2018

The following papers were recently published by members of the Physics Department: Title: Suppressed density of states in self-generated Coulomb glasses Authors: Rademaker, Louk; Nussinov, Zohar; Balents, Leon; Dobrosavljevic, Vladimir Source: NEW JOURNAL OF PHYSICS, 20 10.1088/1367-2630/aab8ce A...

Stephen Hawking’s Multiverse

By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2018

Professor Stephen Hawking’s final research paper was submitted to the Journal of High-Energy Physics ten days before he died on March 14, 2018.  In the paper, “A Smooth Exit from Eternal Inflation?“, Hawking and his co-author Thomas Hertog present a new multiverse theory with th...

New BrowZine Web Features

By Alison Verbeck on May 30, 2018

Now you can share an article with a colleague through BrowZine.  Under the Share option in BrowZine Web, users may click “Copy Link to Article.” With these links, BrowZine automatically routes to the correct source.  If the user is off campus or even affiliated with another institutio...

April New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on April 30, 2018

Applied computational physics / Joseph F. Boudreau and Eric. S. Swanson ; with contributions from Riccardo Maria Bianchi. QC52 .B68 2018 The astronomical almanac for the year … QB8 U1 2019 Conquering the physics GRE / Yoni Kahn, Adam Anderson. QC32 .K13 2018 Defeating self-sabotage : gettin...

April Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on April 30, 2018

Advanced Undergraduate Quantum Mechanics   by  Lev I. Deych Approximate Quantum Markov Chains   by  David Sutter Astronomy of the Milky Way, 2nd ed.   by  Mike Inglis Electromagnetic Form Factors of Charmed Baryons in Lattice QCD   by  Kadir Utku Can Euroschool on Exotic Beams – Vol. 5   by...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on April 30, 2018

The following papers were recently published by members of the Physics Department: Title: I-Xe dating of aqueous alteration in the CI chondrite Orgueil: I. Magnetite and ferromagnetic separates Authors: Pravdivtseva, O.; Krot, A. N.; Hohenberg, C. M. Source: GEOCHIMICA ET COSMOCHIMICA ACTA, 227 3...

Physics Library Summer Hours

By Alison Verbeck on April 30, 2018

Summer Hours begin Tuesday, May 22, 2018. Monday – Friday, 7:15 am – 3:45 pm Closed Saturdays and Sundays. Closed holidays – Monday, May 28 and Wednesday, July 4. Closing at 10:00am on Staff Day, Monday, May 21.

APS Archive Collection- NEW DATABASE

By Joy on April 19, 2018

APS Archive Collection: The American Physical Society (APS) is a nonprofit membership organization formed to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics.  The archive provides perpetual access to all of the high-quality research published in the APS Physical Review collection since 1893.  The Ar...

arXiv Search v0.1

By Alison Verbeck on April 19, 2018

arXiv has launched a re-implementation of their search system to give the search interface a facelift.  There should be improvements in functionality.  For a full rundown on changes, see: https://blogs.cornell.edu/arxiv/2018/04/17/new-release-arxiv-search-v0-1/