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- The Nature of Space and Time
- Why Science Does Not Disprove God
- QED: The Strange Theory of Light and Matter
- Quantum Physics: What Everyone Needs to Know
- God's Debris: A Thought Experiment
- Physics II For Dummies
- The Dancing Wu Li Masters: An Overview of the New Physics
- Principles of Engineering Mechanics
- The Field Updated Ed: The Quest for the Secret Force of the Universe
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Welcome to the Physics books catalogue 2015.

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Contents see page 1

Gauge/Gravity

mathematical physics 1 Duality

Atomic physics, molecular physics

Foundations and Applications

Martin Ammon

Johanna Erdmenger

and chemical physics 2

General and classical physics 3

see page 1

Condensed matter physics,

nanoscience and mesoscopic

physics 4

Optics, optoelectronics and

photonics 6

Quantum physics, quantum

information and quantum

computation 7 see page 3

Statistical physics 9

History, philosophy and

foundations of physics 10

Computational science and

modelling 11

Plasma physics and fusion physics 12

9781107043176 Cooper JKT C M Y K

L EO N N COO

Leon N Cooper is the Thomas J. Watson Does science have limits?

COOPER

see page 10

University and Director of the Institute for

Can we understand consciousness?

Brain and Neural Systems. He has received

• A unique collection of essays and talks from

PE

Written by Nobel Laureate Leon N Cooper, this book Nobel Laureate Leon N Cooper

achievements, most notably the 1972 Nobel

places pressing scientific questions in the broader context

R

Prize in Physics (with J. Bardeen and J. R. • Presents Cooper’s original views on many

of how they relate to human experience. subjects, from the relationship between

Schrieffer) for his studies on the theory of

superconductivity. science and society, to consciousness and the

AN E X PE R I E

SCIENCE AND HUMAN EXPERIENCE

HUM

Cooper has written and given talks on a large variety of

• A fascinating read for anyone interested in

dynamics 13

subjects, ranging from the relationship between art and

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science, possible limits of science, to the relevance of science and its interaction with the human

C

the Turing test. These essays and talks have been brought experience

Valu

together for the first time in this fascinating book, giving

readers an opportunity to experience Cooper’s unique ind “A fascinating melange of essays on topics

perspective on a range of subjects.

ranging from the question of fraud in science

E

Tackling a diverse spectrum of topics, from the conflict approach to brain research. Cooper’s

of faith and science to whether understanding neural characteristic combination of lucidity and

networks could lead to machines that think like humans, common sense had me nodding in enthusiastic

this book will captivate anyone interested in the agreement on just about every page.”

interaction of science with society. Anthony Leggett, Nobel Laureate

computational tools 14

from Copenhagen to consciousness – this

well-curated set of essays crackles with bracing

insights about science, and about the world that

science strives to fathom. An almost hushed voice

(often with a slightly jocular tinge), marshaling

volumes of data into an abruptly well-ordered,

breathtakingly lucid condensate: that’s

Biological physics 16

Leon Cooper in a nutshell.”

Richard Granger, Dartmouth College

well versed in philosophy, literature, art, and the

practicalities of making science serve humanity,

as opposed to being in thrall to special interests.

His intellectual open-mindedness and compelling

prose style make Science and Human Experience

a thought-provoking pleasure to read.”

Peter Byrne, Author of The Many Worlds of

Cover design and illustration by Zoe Naylor Hugh Everett III

Printed in the United States

gravitation 17

see page 17

Also of interest 18

Information on related journals

Inside back cover General Relativity

and Gravitation

A Centennial Perspective

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Abhay Ashtekar, Beverly K. Berger,

James Isenberg and Malcolm MacCallum

Featured authors

Laura Kinnaman, Wabash College, Indiana

Authors of A Student’s Guide to Waves

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in Gauge Theory Ettore Majorana

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22 Index

Aarabi, Parham......................................20 Critical Dynamics......................................5 Golub, Leon...........................................20

Adhesive Particle Flow............................17 Cummings, Russell M.............................14 Goodstein, David......................................3

Advanced Concepts in Particle and Field Gravity...................................................18

Theory...................................................8 D Gravity and Strings...................................2

Advanced Concepts in Quantum Green, Simon F.......................................18

Dark Energy...........................................18

Mechanics.............................................7 Gregersen, Niels Henrik............................3

Dark Matter Problem, The.......................18

Amateur’s Guide to Observing and Guide to Monte Carlo Simulations in

Davies, Paul..............................................3

Imaging the Heavens, An.....................20 Statistical Physics, A.............................12

Davis, Christopher C.................................7

Amendola, Luca.....................................18 Guided Tour of Mathematical Methods

Deift, Percy.............................................16

Ammon, Martin........................................1 for the Physical Sciences, A..................14

Di Castro, Carlo........................................4

Analysis of Multivariate and High- Gunton, James D....................................16

Difference Equations by Differential

Dimensional Data................................15 Equation Methods.................................2

Applications of Group Theory to Atoms, Discrete or Continuous?.........................11 H

Molecules, and Solids..........................15 Donoghue, John F.....................................9 Hagar, Amit............................................11

Applied Computational Aerodynamics.....14 Dose, Volker...........................................15 Harwit, Martin........................................11

Art of Electronics, The.............................17 Drummond, Peter D..................................7 Heat Transfer Physics..............................14

Art of Lecturing, The...............................20 Dynamics...............................................13 Hemmo, Meir.........................................11

Ashtekar, Abhay.....................................17 Dynamics of the Standard Model..............9 Hey, Tony...............................................19

Atomic and Molecular Spectroscopy.........2 Hill, Winfield..........................................17

Atomic Astrophysics and Spectroscopy......3 Hillery, Mark.............................................7

Auletta, Gennaro......................................8 E

Hodges, Dewey H...................................13

Einstein’s Opponents..............................11

Holstein, Barry R.......................................9

Electromagnetic Scattering by Particles

B and Particle Groups...............................6

Horowitz, Paul........................................17

Baaquie, Belal E.......................................1 Huang, Yu-tin...........................................1

Elements of Friction Theory and

Bachmann, Michael................................17 Hübsch, Tristan.........................................8

Nanotribology.......................................4

Barenblatt, Grigory Isaakovich................14 Hudson, Dominic A.................................13

Ellialtıoğlu, Şinasi...................................15

Baumann, Daniel......................................2 Hutchinson, Ian H...................................11

Elvang, Henriette......................................1

Bayesian Probability Theory....................15 Hydon, Peter E..........................................2

Engel, Gregory S.....................................16

Berger, Beverly.......................................17 Engström, Olof.........................................5

Bethe Wavefunction, The..........................2 Erdmenger, Johanna.................................1 I

Bettini, Alessandro...................................8 Esposito, Giampiero..................................7 Ideal MHD.............................................12

Binder, Kurt............................................12 Esposito, Salvatore...................................1 In Search of the True Universe.................11

Biophysics of DNA..................................16 Inflation and String Theory........................2

Bohidar, Himadri B....................................5 Information and the Nature of Reality.......3

Boucher, Wayne......................................19 F

Introduction to Computational

Brambilla, Massimo..................................6 Fabian, Andrew......................................21

Stochastic PDEs, An.............................12

Brizard, A. J............................................12 Fleisch, Daniel..........................................3

Introduction to Elementary Particle

Brown, William.......................................21 Flow, Deformation and Fracture..............14

Physics..................................................8

Bühler, Oliver..........................................12 Foa Torres, Luis E. F...................................5

Introduction to Galaxies and Cosmology,

Bush, Eliot..............................................19 Forrester, Peter.......................................16

An......................................................17

Fortunato, Mauro.....................................8

Introduction to Graphene-Based

Freidberg, Jeffrey P..................................12

C Frisch, Mathias.......................................10

Nanomaterials.......................................5

Calculus for the Ambitious......................15 Introduction to Macroscopic Quantum

Fultz, Brent..............................................5

Caldeira, A. O...........................................8 Phenomena and Quantum Dissipation,

Fundamentals and Applications of

Cambridge Companion to Einstein, The.....3 An........................................................8

Micro- and Nanofibers...........................5

Casalderrey-Solana, Jorge.........................1 Introduction to Many-Body Physics...........4

Fundamentals of Polymer Physics and

Casquilho, João Paulo...............................9 Introduction to Modern Digital

Molecular Biophysics.............................5

Causal Reasoning in Physics...................10 Holography...........................................7

Fundamentals, Properties, and

Caux, Jean-Sébastien...............................2 Introduction to Nanofiber Materials..........5

Applications of Polymer

Cecotti, Sergio..........................................1 Introduction to Nonlinear Optics...............6

Nanocomposites....................................4

Certain Uncertainty, A...............................9 Introduction to Practical Laboratory

Chang, Mou-Hsiung.................................8 Optics, An..............................................6

Chang, William S. C..................................6 G Introduction to Statistical Physics..............9

Charlier, Jean-Christophe..........................5 Gao, Shan..............................................10 Introduction to the AdS/CFT

Chen, Sow-Hsin........................................4 Garban, Christophe................................10 Correspondence....................................1

Chu, Hong-Son.........................................7 García-Matos, Marta................................6 Introduction to the Engineering of Fast

Chung, T. J..............................................13 Gardner, Martin......................................21 Nuclear Reactors, An.............................8

Co, Tomas B...........................................15 Gaseous Radiation Detectors....................9 Introduction to the Sun and Stars, An......18

Coleman, Piers.........................................4 Gaudin, Michel.........................................2 Isenberg, James......................................17

Collins, Harry..........................................20 Gauge/Gravity Duality..............................1

Commins, Eugene D.................................7 Gauge/String Duality, Hot QCD and J

Computational Fluid Dynamics...............13 Heavy Ion Collisions...............................1

Jacobs, Kurt..............................................7

Computing for Biologists........................19 General Relativity and Gravitation...........17

James, J. F.................................................6

Computing Universe, The........................19 Gerstner, Wulfram..................................16

Janssen, Michel........................................3

Concise Text on Advanced Linear Ghiaasiaan, S. Mostafa...........................13

Jaroszkiewicz, George...............................2

Algebra, A...........................................15 Ghulinyan, Mher.......................................6

Jones, Mark H.................................. 17, 18

Convective Heat and Mass Transfer.........13 Gnecco, Enrico.........................................4

Journey through the Universe, A..............19

Cooper, Leon N.......................................10 Golem at Large, The...............................20

Judd, Anthony M......................................8

Index 23

Kakkar, Rita..............................................2 New, Geoffrey..........................................6 Roithmayr, Carlos M...............................13

Kaufman, A. N........................................12 Noise Sensitivity of Boolean Functions Romik, Dan..............................................9

Kaviany, Massoud..................................14 and Percolation...................................10 Rose, Joseph L........................................13

Khomskii, Daniel I.....................................5 Nonlinear Optical Systems........................6 Rovelli, Carlo..........................................18

Kinnaman, Laura......................................3 Numerical Analysis for Engineers and

Kistler, Werner M....................................16 Scientists.............................................15 S

Knots and Borromean Rings, Rep-Tiles, Sanders, Robert H............................. 11, 18

and Eight Queens................................21 O Sauli, Fabio..............................................9

Ko, Frank K...............................................5 Observational Molecular Astronomy..........3 Scattering Amplitudes in Gauge Theory

Koby, Geoffrey S.....................................11 Omar, Yasser..........................................16 and Gravity............................................1

Koch, Inge..............................................15 Ortín, Tomás.............................................2 Scattering Methods in Complex Fluids......4

Koo, Joseph..............................................4 Schmieder, Brigitte.................................13

Körner, T. W............................................15 Schrödinger, Erwin..................................11

P

Schwartz, Matthew D...............................2

Pagan, Daniel L......................................16

L Paninski, Liam........................................16

Science and Human Experience...............10

Lambourne, Robert J. A...........................17 Sen, Mihir..............................................14

Pápay, Gyuri...........................................19

Landau, David P......................................12 Serjeant, Stephen...................................17

Parisi, Giorgio...........................................8

Lasers and Electro-optics..........................7 Shardlow, Tony.......................................12

Pasachoff, Jay M.....................................20

Lehner, Christoph.....................................3 Shenker, Orly R.......................................11

Path Integrals and Hamiltonians...............1

Li, Er-Ping................................................7 Ship Resistance and Propulsion...............13

Pavesi, Lorenzo........................................6

Li, Shuiqing............................................17 Shiryayev, Andrey...................................16

Phase Transitions in Materials...................5

Li, Tatsien...............................................15 Silverman, Mark P.....................................9

Physics and Partial Differential

Libeskind-Hadas, Ran.............................19 Singular Universe and the Reality of

Equations............................................15

Life........................................................21 Time, The.............................................10

Physics of Ettore Majorana, The................1

Light Localisation and Lasing....................6 Sinha, Alok.............................................14

Pinch, Trevor...........................................20

Linden, Wolfgang von der.......................15 Smolin, Lee............................................10

Plasmonic Nanoelectronics and Sensing....7

Liu, Hong.................................................1 Sneppen, Kim.........................................16

Plenio, Martin B......................................16

Liu, Jung-Ping..........................................7 Snieder, Roel..........................................14

Poisson, Eric...........................................18

Lord, Gabriel J........................................12 Statistical Mechanics and Applications

Poon, Ting-Chung.....................................7

Lugiato, Luigi...........................................6 in Condensed Matter.............................4

Pourdeyhimi, Behnam...............................5

Steif, Jeffrey E.........................................10

Powell, Catherine E................................12

Stevens, Tim J.........................................19

M Powers, Joseph M...................................14

Stewart, John M.....................................15

MacCallum, Malcolm..............................17 Pradhan, Anil K.........................................3

Student’s Guide to Numerical Methods,

Magnetoconvection................................12 Prati, Franco.............................................6

A........................................................11

Magnetohydrodynamics of the Sun.........12 Priest, Eric..............................................12

Student’s Guide to Waves, A.....................3

Malherbe, Jean-Marie.............................13 Principles of Discrete Time Mechanics.......2

Sudarshan, George...................................7

Marmo, Giuseppe.....................................7 Principles of Optics for Engineers..............6

Supersymmetric Field Theories..................1

Marshall, Jeffery S...................................17 Proctor, M. R. E.......................................12

Surprising Mathematics of Longest

Mason, William H...................................14 Protective Measurement and Quantum

Increasing Subsequences, The................9

Mateos, David..........................................1 Reality.................................................10

Mathematical Methods in Engineering....14 Protein Condensation.............................16

McAllister, Liam........................................2 Python for Scientists...............................15 T

McDaniel, David R..................................14 Python Programming for Biology............19 Tartaglia, Piero.........................................4

Methods of Applied Mathematics for Täuber, Uwe C..........................................5

Engineers and Scientists......................15 Q Teixeira, Paulo Ivo Cortez..........................9

Meyer, Ernst.............................................4 Theory of Inelastic Scattering and

Qin, Tiehu..............................................15

Miele, Gennaro.........................................7 Absorption of X-rays..............................4

Quantum Effects in Biology.....................16

Miller, G.................................................15 Thermal Physics........................................3

Quantum Field Theory and the Standard

Mishchenko, Michael I..............................6 Thermodynamics and Statistical

Model...................................................2

Models of Life........................................16 Mechanics of Macromolecular Systems.17

Quantum Measurement Theory and its

Mohseni, Masoud..................................16 Thiel, David V..........................................20

Applications..........................................7

Molland, Anthony F.................................13 Torner, Lluis..............................................6

Quantum Mechanics............................ 7, 8

Morison, Ian..................................... 19, 20 Toussaint, Udo von.................................15

Quantum Stochastics................................8

Morton, Scott A......................................14 Tracy, E. R...............................................12

Quantum Theory of Nonlinear Optics, The.. 7

MOS System, The......................................5 Transition Metal Compounds....................5

Tsujikawa, Shinji....................................18

R Turnock, Stephen R.................................13

N Raimondi, Roberto...................................4

Năstase, Horaţiu.......................................1 Rajagopal, Krishna...................................1

Nahar, Sultana N......................................3

U

Ramakrishna, Seeram...............................5

Nanostructures and Nanotechnology........4 Ultrasonic Guided Waves in Solid Media.13

Random Matrix Theory, Interacting

Natelson, Douglas....................................4 Unger, Roberto Mangabeira....................10

Particle Systems and Integrable

‘Nature and the Greeks’ and ‘Science Systems...............................................16

and Humanism’...................................11 Ray Tracing and Beyond..........................12 V

Nature of Prominences and their Role in Research Methods for Engineers.............20 van Veenendaal, Michel............................4

Space Weather (IAU S300)...................13 Revealing the Heart of the Galaxy...........11 van Wijk, Kasper....................................14

Naud, Richard........................................16 Richardson, A. S......................................12 Vibration of Mechanical Systems.............14

Nearest Star...........................................20 Road to Maxwell’s Demon, The...............11 Vidotto, Francesca..................................18

24 Index

Vologodskii, Alexander...........................16 Wiedemann, Urs Achim............................1 Yang, Yisong..........................................15

Will, Clifford M.......................................18 Yarin, Alexander L.....................................5

W Williams, David A.....................................3

Wolfram, Thomas...................................15

Wan, Yuqin...............................................5

Wonders of Light, The...............................6

Waves and Mean Flows..........................12

Wu, S. T..................................................13

Wazeck, Milena......................................11

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