Physics Books

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  ...

November New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on November 30, 2017

The anomalous magnetic moment of the muon / Friedrich Jegerlehner. QC793.5.M42 J44 2017 Beyond Curie : four women in physics and their remarkable discoveries, 1903 to 1963 / Scott Calvin. QC774.A2 C353 2017 Building the general relativity and gravitation community during the Cold War / Roberto La...

November Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on November 28, 2017

Aspects of WIMP Dark Matter Searches at Colliders and Other Probes  by  Enrico Morgante Beginner’s Guide to Flux Crystal Growth  by  Makoto Tachibana Building and Using Binoscopes, 2nd ed.  by  Norman Butler Circuit Cavity QED with Macroscopic Solid-State Spin Ensembles  by  Stefan Putz Evanescen...

Spring Reserves

By Alison Verbeck on November 27, 2017

Attention Spring Physics course instructors! Please send me a list of books you would like placed on reserve. If you are keeping the same books for spring that you used for fall, let me know. You can use the Online Reserve Request Form, send me an email, or put a note in my mailbox. If you are ma...

Open Access Physics Textbook

By Alison Verbeck on November 27, 2017

A physics professor at University of Massachusetts – Amherst recently created an adaptation of an OpenStax physics textbook for his course.  It is available digitally or as a pdf.  For more information on doing something similar, go to: http://libguides.wustl.edu/ebooks/opentextbooks or vis...

October New Physics Books

By Alison Verbeck on October 31, 2017

Asteroseismic data analysis: foundations and techniques / Sarbani Basu and William J. Chaplin. QB812 .B37 2017 Computational physics : simulation of classical and quantum systems / Philipp O.J. Scherer. QC20 .S34 2017 Electromagnetic wave propagation, radiation, and scattering / Akira Ishimaru. Q...

Feynman Lectures on Physics

By Alison Verbeck on October 27, 2017

Richard P. Feynman was a theoretical physicist whose contributions to quantum physics earned him the 1965 Nobel Prize in Physics. In 1964, Feynman published a three volume textbook entitled The Feynman Lectures on Physics, based on a series of lectures he delivered to his students at the Californ...

October Springer eBooks

By Alison Verbeck on October 11, 2017

Advanced Multipoles for Accelerator Magnets  by  Pierre Schnizer Advances in Optical Science and Engineering  by  Indrani Bhattacharya, Satyajit Chakrabarti, Haricharan Singh Reehal, Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan Amperometric and Impedance Monitoring Systems for Biomedical Applications  by  Jaime Pu...

Open Textbook Network

By Alison Verbeck on October 4, 2017

Washington University joined the Open Textbook Network (OTN), an alliance of hundreds of colleges, universities, and consortia partners working together to advance the use of open textbooks in higher education.  Textbook affordability is a major concern on college campuses throughout the United S...