Physics

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...

Recently Published Papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on January 30, 2018

Title: The GCT camera for the Cherenkov Telescope Array Authors: Lapington, J. S.; Abchiche, A.; Allan, D.; Amans, J. -P.; Armstrong, T. P.; Balzer, A.; Berge, D.; Boisson, C.; Bousquet, J. -J.; Bose, R.; Brown, A. M.; Bryan, M.; Buchholtz, G.; Buckley, J.; Chadwick, P. M.; Costantini, H.; Cotter...

AIP Publishing Eliminated Page Charges

By Alison Verbeck on January 29, 2018

AIP Publishing announced the elimination of publication page charges and color charges, as of January 1, 2018, for all of the organization’s journals, including Physics of Plasmas, Review of Scientific Instruments, and 10 other prominent peer-reviewed physical science titles. The company’s decisi...

arXiv Update – January 2018

By Alison Verbeck on January 29, 2018

arXiv has posted an update with a brief summary of their 2017 activities and plans for 2018: https://confluence.cornell.edu/display/arxivpub/arXiv+Update+-+January+2018

Enter WU Libraries’ Student Essay Contest for a Chance to Win Cash

By Julie Hale on January 22, 2018

The WU Libraries are giving away cash prizes to the students who write the best short essays about their personal book collections. That’s right, students — ponder the contents of your bookshelves, write a brief essay, and you could win cash. The Neureuther Student Book Collection Essay Competiti...

December New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on December 29, 2017

Annual review of astronomy and astrophysics QB9 A6 v.55 (2017) Annual review of nuclear and particle science. QC173 .A52 v.67 (2017) Calorimetry : energy measurement in particle physics / Richard Wigmans. QC793.46 .W54 2017 The discourse of physics : building knowledge through language, mathemati...

December Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on December 28, 2017

Basic Semiconductor Physics, 3rd ed.  by  Chihiro Hamaguchi Calling Taikong: A Strategy Report and Study of China’s Future Space Science Missions  by  Ji Wu Classical Statistical Mechanics with Nested Sampling  by  Robert John Nicholas Baldock Cosmic Zoo  ...

Recently published papers in Physics

By Alison Verbeck on December 28, 2017

The following papers were recently published by members of the Physics Department: Title: Predicting the X-ray polarization of type 2 Seyfert galaxies Authors: Marin, F.; Dovciak, M.; Muleri, F.; Kislat, F. F.; Krawczynski, H. S. Source: MONTHLY NOTICES OF THE ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY, 473 (1):...