Physics Library News – November 2016

  • The Physics Library will be closed November 24-25, 2016 for the Thanksgiving holiday.
  • The Nobel Prize in Physics 2016 was awarded on October 4 with one half to

    David J. Thouless
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USAand the other half to

    F. Duncan M. Haldane
    Princeton University, NJ, USA

    and

    J. Michael Kosterlitz
    Brown University, Providence, RI, USA

    ”for theoretical discoveries of topological phase transitions and topological phases of matter.”

  • A statement about dataNature Physics, 12, 889 (2016) – Nature Physicsnow requires its published papers to include information on whether and how their underlying data are accessible to others.

  • arXiv Partnership with Turnitin – Turnitin announced a new content partnership with the world-renowned arXiv.org pre-print repository:
    http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/turnitin-announces-new-content-partnership-with-the-world-renowned-arxivorg-pre-print-repository-300351776.html
  • Recently published papers in Physics – The following papers were recently indexed and published by members of the Physics Department:
    Title: On Entropy Production in the Madelung Fluid and the Role of Bohm’s Potential in Classical Diffusion
    Author(s): Heifetz, E.; Tsekov, R.; Cohen, E.; Nussinov, Z.
    Source: Foundations of Physics Volume: 46 Issue: 7 Pages: 815-24 Published:July 2016
    Title: Shape-dependent magnetic properties of Co nanostructure arrays synthesized by pulsed laser melting
    Author(s): Shirato, N.; Sherrill, S.; Gangopadhyay, A.K.; Kalyanaraman, R.
    Source: Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Volume: 407 Pages: 328-33 Published: 1 June 2016
    Title: Gamma-rays from the quasar PKS 1441+25: story of an escape
    Author(s): Abeysekara, A.U.; Archambault, S.; Archer, A.; Aune, T.; Barnacka, A.; Benbow, W.; Bird, R.; Biteau, J.; Buckley, J.H.; Bugaev, V.; Cardenzana, J.V.; Cerruti, M.; Chen, X.; Christiansen, J.L.; Ciupik, L.; Connolly, M.P.; Coppi, P.; Cui, W.; Dickinson, H.J.; Dumm, J.; Eisch, J.D.; Errando, M.; Falcone, A.; Feng, Q.; Finley, J.P.; Fleischhack, H.; Flinders, A.; Fortin, P.; Fortson, L.; Furniss, A.; Gillanders, G.H.; Griffin, S.; Grube, J.; Gyuk, G.; Hutten, M.; ! Haringkansson, N.; Hanna, D.; Holder, J.; Humensky, T.B.; Johnson, C.A.; Kaaret, P.; Kar, P.; Kelley-Hoskins, N.; Khassen, Y.; Kieda, D.; Krause, M.; Krennrich, F.; Kumar, S.; Lang, M.J.; Maier, G.; McArthur, S.; McCann, A.; Meagher, K.; Moriarty, P.; Mukherjee, R.; Nieto, D.; O’Faolain de Bhroithe, A.; Ong, R.A.; Otte, A.N.; Park, N.; Perkins, J.S.; Petrashyk, A.; Pohl, M.; Popkow, A.; Pueschel, E.; Quinn, J.; Ragan, K.; Ratliff, G.; Reynolds, P.T.; Richards, G.T.; Roache, E.; Rousselle, J.; Santander, M.; Sembroski, G.H.; Shahinyan, K.; Smith, A.W.; Staszak, D.; Telezhinsky, I.; Todd, N.W.; Tucci, J.V.; Tyler, J.; Vassiliev, V.V.; Vincent, S.; Wakely, S.P.; Weiner, O.M.; Weinstein, A.; Wilhelm, A.; Williams, D.A.; Zitzer, B.; Smith, P.S.; Holoien, T.W.-S.; Prieto, J.L.; Kochanek, C.S.; Stanek, K.Z.; Shappee, B.; Hovatta, T.; Max-Moerbeck, W.; Pearson, T.J.; Reeves, R.A.; Richards, J.L.; Readhead, A.C.S.; Madejski, G.M.; Djorgovski, S.G.; Drake, A.J.; Graham, M.J.; Mahabal, A.
    Source: Astrophysical Journal Letters Volume: 815 Issue: 2 Pages: L22 (7 pp.)Published: 20 Dec. 2015
    Title: Combined single crystal polarized XAFS and XRD at high pressure: probing the interplay between lattice distortions and electronic order at multiple length scales in high T-c cuprates
    Author(s): Fabbris, G.; Hucker, M.; Gu, G. D.; Tranquada, J. M.; Haskel, D.
    Source: HIGH PRESSURE RESEARCH, 36 (3):348-359; SI10.1080/08957959.2016.1198905 SEP 2016
    Title: Presolar silicate grains: Abundances, isotopic and elemental compositions, and the effects of secondary processing
    Author(s): Floss, Christine; Haenecour, Pierre
    Source: GEOCHEMICAL JOURNAL, 50 (1):3-25; SI 10.2343/geochemj.2.03772016
    Title: Rigorous backbone of PT-symmetric quantum mechanics
    Author(s): Bender, C.M.
    Source: Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical Volume: 49 Issue:40 Pages: 401002 (2 pp.) Published: 7 Oct. 2016
    Title: Probing local structure in glass by the application of shear
    Author(s): Weingartner, N.B.; Nussinov, Z.
    Source: Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment Volume: 2016Issue: 9 Pages: 094001 (12 pp.) Published: Sept. 2016
    Title: Discovery of very high energy gamma rays from 1ES 1440+122
    Author(s): Archambault, S.; Archer, A.; Barnacka, A.; Behera, B.; Beilicke, M.; Benbow, W.; Berger, K.; Bird, R.; Bottcher, M.; Buckley, J.H.; Bugaev, V.; Cardenzana, J.V.; Cerruti, M.; Chen, X.; Christiansen, J.L.; Ciupik, L.; Collins-Hughes, E.; Connolly, M.P.; Cui, W.; Dickinson, H.J.; Dumm, J.; Eisch, J.D.; Errando, M.; Falcone, A.; Federici, S.; Feng, Q.; Finley, J.P.; Fleischhack, H.; Fortson, L.; Furniss, A.; Gillanders, G.H.; Godambe, S.; Griffin, S.; Griffiths, S.T.; Gr! ube, J.; Gyuk, G.; Hakansson, N.; Hanna, D.; Holder, J.; Hughes, G.; Johnson, C.A.; Kaaret, P.; Kar, P.; Kertzman, M.; Khassen, Y.; Kieda, D.; Krawczynski, H.; Kumar, S.; Lang, M.J.; Madhavan, A.S.; Maier, G.; McArthur, S.; McCann, A.; Meagher, K.; Millis, J.; Moriarty, P.; Nelson, T.; Nieto, D.; de Bhroithe, A.O.; Ong, R.A.; Otte, A.N.; Park, N.; Perkins, J.S.; Pohl, M.; Popkow, A.; Prokoph, H.; Pueschel, E.; Quinn, J.; Ragan, K.; Rajotte, J.; Reyes, L.C.; Reynolds, P.T.; Richards, G.T.; Roache, E.; Sembroski, G.H.; Shahinyan, K.; Smith, A.W.; Staszak, D.; Sweeney, K.; Telezhinsky, I.; Tucci, J.V.; Tyler, J.; Varlotta, A.; Vassiliev, V.V.; Wakely, S.P.; Welsing, R.; Wilhelm, A.; Williams, D.A.; Zitzer, B.
    Source: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society Volume: 461 Issue:1 Pages: 202-8 Published: 1 Sept. 2016
    Title: Dynamical Excitonic Effects in Doped Two-Dimensional Semiconductors
    Author(s): Gan, Shiyuan; Liang, Yufeng; Spataru, Catalin D.; Yang, Li
    Source: NANO LETTERS, 16 (9):5568-5573; 10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b02118 SEP 2016
    Title: Duality of a compact topological superconductor model and the Witten effect
    Author(s): Nogueira, F.S.; Nussinov, Z.; van den Brink, J.
    Source: Physical Review D Volume: 94 Issue: 8 Pages: 085003 (11 pp.)Published: 15 Oct. 2016
    Title: CALET upper limits on X-ray and gamma-ray counterparts of GW151226
    Author(s):Adriani, O.; Akaike, Y.; Asano, K.; Asaoka, Y.; Bagliesi, M.G.; Bigongiari, G.; Binns, W.R.; Bonechi, S.; Bongi, M.; Brogi, P.; Buckley, J.H.; Cannady, N.; Castellini, G.; Checchia, C.; Cherry, M.L.; Collazuol, G.; Di Felice, V.; Ebisawa, K.; Fuke, H.; Guzik, T.G.; Hams, T.; Hareyama, M.; Hasebe, N.; Hibino, K.; Ichimura, M.; Ioka, K.; Ishizaki, W.; Israel, M.H.; Javaid, A.; Kasahara, K.; Kataoka, J.; Kataoka, R.; Katayose, Y.; Kato, C.; Kawanaka, N.; K! awakubo, Y.; Kitamura, H.; Krawczynski, H.S.; Krizmanic, J.F.; Kuramata, S.; Lomtadze, T.; Maestro, P.; Marrocchesi, P.S.; Messineo, A.M.; Mitchell, J.W.; Miyake, S.; Mizutani, K.; Moiseev, A.A.; Mori, K.; Mori, M.; Mori, N.; Motz, H.M.; Munakata, K.; Murakami, H.; Nakagawa, Y.E.; Nakahira, S.; Nishimura, J.; Okuno, S.; Ormes, J.F.; Ozawa, S.; Pacini, L.; Palma, F.; Papini, P.; Penacchioni, A.V.; Rauch, B.F.; Ricciarini, S.; Sakai, K.; Sakamoto, T.; Sasaki, M.; Shimizu, Y.; Shiomi, A.; Sparvoli, R.; Spillantini, P.; Stolzi, F.; Takahashi, I.; Takayanagi, M.; Takita, M.; Tamura, T.; Tateyama, N.; Terasawa, T.; Tomida, H.; Torii, S.; Tsunesada, Y.; Uchihori, Y.; Ueno, S.; Vannuccini, E.; Wefel, J.P.; Yamaoka, K.; Yanagita, S.; Yoshida, A.; Yoshida, K.; Yuda, T.
    Source: Astrophysical Journal Letters Volume: 829 Issue: 1 Pages: L20 (5 pp.)Published: 20 Sept. 2016
    Title: Interplay between BCS and Mott physics in the phenomenon of high-T c superconductivity [arXiv]
    Author(s):Khodel, V.A.; Clark, J.W.; Zverev, M.V.
    Source: arXiv Pages: 4 pp. Published: 21 July 2016
    Title: Josephson currents induced by the Witten effect [arXiv]
    Author(s):Nogueira, F.S.; Nussinov, Z.; van den Brink, J.
    Source: arXiv Pages: 5 pp. Published: 14 July 2016
    Title: Quantum state smoothing for classical mixtures [arXiv]
    Author(s):Tan, D.; Naghiloo, M.; Moslashlmer, K.; Murch, K.W.
    Source: arXiv Pages: 5 pp. Published: 1 July 2016
    Title: Scaling behavior of the thermopower of the archetypal heavy-fermion metal YbRh 2Si 2
    Author(s):Shaginyan, V.R.; Msezane, A.Z.; Japaridze, G.S.; Popov, K.G.; Clark, J.W.; Khodel, V.A.
    Source: Frontiers of Physics Volume: 11 Issue: 2 Pages: 117102 (7 pp.)Published: April 2016
    Title: SPECTRAL INTENSITIES OF ANTIPROTONS AND THE NESTED LEAKY-BOX MODEL FOR COSMIC RAYS IN THE GALAXY
    Author(s): Cowsik, R.; Madziwa-Nussinov, T.
    Source: ASTROPHYSICAL JOURNAL, 827 (2):10.3847/0004-637X/827/2/119 AUG 20 2016
    Title: Comment on “On the Lagrangian and Hamiltonian description of the damped linear harmonic oscillator” [J. Math. Phys. 48, 032701 (2007)]
    Author(s): Bender, Carl M.; Gianfreda, Mariagiovanna; Hassanpour, Nima; Jones, Hugh F.
    Source: JOURNAL OF MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS, 57 (8):10.1063/1.4960722 AUG 2016
    Title: Quantum trajectories of superconducting qubits
    Author(s): Weber, Steven J.; Murch, Kater W.; Kimchi-Schwartz, Mollie E.; Roch, Nicolas; Siddiqi, Irfan
    Source: COMPTES RENDUS PHYSIQUE, 17 (7):766-777;10.1016/j.crhy.2016.07.007 AUG-SEP 2016
    Title: PT-symmetric interpretation of unstable effective potentials
    Author(s): Bender, C.M.; Hook, D.W.; Mavromatos, N.E.; Sarkar, S.
    Source: Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical Volume: 49 Issue:45 Pages: 45LT01 (10 pp.) Published: 11 Nov. 2016
    Title: Josephson Currents Induced by the Witten Effect
    Author(s): Nogueira, F.S.; Nussinov, Z.; van den Brink, J.
    Source: Physical Review Letters Volume: 117 Issue: 16 Pages: 167002 (5 pp.)Published: 14 Oct. 2016

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October, 2016

Applied frequency-domain electromagnetics / Robert Paknys.QC670 .P35 2016
Celestial mechanics and astrodynamics : theory and practice / Pini Gurfil, P. Kenneth Seidelmann.QB351 .G87 2016
Classical electrodynamics : from image charges to the photon mass and magnetic monopoles / Francesco Lacava.QC631 .L33 2016
Effective spacetime : understanding emergence in effective field theory and quantum gravity / Karen Crowther.QC173.7 .C76 2016
A primer on quantum fluids / Carlo F. Barenghi, Nick G. Parker.QC174.4 .B37 2016
Quantum measurement / Paul Busch, Pekka Lahti, Juha-Pekka Pellonpää, Kari Ylinen.QC39 .B87 2016
Ultrafast biophotonics / P. Vasa, D. Mathur.QC689.5.L37 V37 2016