 Moore, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrew), author.
 Fourth edition  New York, NY : McGraw Hill LLC, [2023]
 Description
 Book — xvi, 256 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
 Summary

"This volume is one of six that together comprise the text materials for Six Ideas That Shaped Physics, a unique approach to the two or threesemester calculusbased introductory physics course. I have designed this curriculum (for which these volumes only serve as the text component) to support an introductory course that combines three elements: Inclusion of 20thcentury physics topics, A thoroughly 21stcentury perspective on even classical topics, and Support for a studentcentered and activelearningbased classroom" Provided by publisher
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2. A student's guide to special relativity [2022]
 Gray, Norman, 1964 author.
 Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2022
 Description
 Book — xvi, 213 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
 Summary

 Preface. Table of Aims. 1. Introduction
 2. The axioms
 3. Length contraction and time dilation
 4. Spacetime and geometry
 5. The Lorentz transformation
 6. Vectors and kinematics
 7. Dynamics
 A. An overview of general relativity
 B. Relativity's contact with experimental fact
 C. Maths revision
 D. How to do calculations  a recipe. Bibliography. Index.
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3. Nonlinear photonics [2022]
 Liu, JiaMing, 1953 author.
 Cambridge, UK ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2022
 Description
 Book — xvii, 588 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
 Summary

 Contents
 1. Lightmatter interaction
 2. Optical nonlinearity
 3. Optical susceptibilities
 4. Propagation of optical waves
 5. Nonlinear optical interactions
 6. Coupledwave analysis
 7. Nonlinearly coupled waveguide modes
 8. Nonlinear propagation equations
 9. Phase matching
 10. Optical frequency conversion
 11. Electrooptic modulation
 12. Alloptical modulation
 13. Stimulated raman and brillouin scattering
 14. Multiphoton absorption
 15. Optical saturation
 16. Optical bistability
 17. Generation of laser pulses
 18. Propagation of optical pulses
 19. Supercontinuum generation
 Appendix A
 Appendix B
 Appendix C
 Appendix D.
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 Moore, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrew), author.
 Fourth edition  New York, NY : McGraw Hill LLC, [2023]
 Description
 Book — xxi, 218 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
 Summary

"This volume is one of six that together comprise the text materials for Six Ideas That Shaped Physics, a unique approach to the two or threesemester calculusbased introductory physics course. I have designed this curriculum (for which these volumes only serve as the text component) to support an introductory course that combines three elements: Inclusion of 20thcentury physics topics, A thoroughly 21stcentury perspective on even classical topics, and Support for a studentcentered and activelearningbased classroom" Provided by publisher
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QC125.2 .M66 2023  Unknown 
 Moore, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrew), author.
 Fourth edition  New York, NY : McGraw Hill LLC, [2023]
 Description
 Book — xix, 284 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
 Summary

"This volume is one of six that together comprise the text materials for Six Ideas That Shaped Physics, a unique approach to the two or threesemester calculusbased introductory physics course. I have designed this curriculum (for which these volumes only serve as the text component) to support an introductory course that combines three elements: Inclusion of 20thcentury physics topics, A thoroughly 21stcentury perspective on even classical topics, and Support for a studentcentered and activelearningbased classroom" Provided by publisher
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QC476 .W38 M66 2023  Unknown 
 Moore, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrew), author.
 Fourth edition  New York, NY : McGraw Hill LLC, [2023]
 Description
 Book — xiv, 194 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
 Summary

"This volume is one of six that together comprise the text materials for Six Ideas That Shaped Physics, a unique approach to the two or threesemester calculusbased introductory physics course. I have designed this curriculum (for which these volumes only serve as the text component) to support an introductory course that combines three elements: Inclusion of 20thcentury physics topics, A thoroughly 21stcentury perspective on even classical topics, and Support for a studentcentered and activelearningbased classroom" Provided by publisher
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PHYSICS6101
 Course
 PHYSICS6101  Mechanics and Special Relativity
 Instructor(s)
 Burchat, Patricia Rose
 Moore, Thomas A., author.
 Fourth edition  New York, NY : McGraw Hill LLC, [2023]
 Description
 Book — xviii, 334 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
 Summary

"This volume is one of six that together comprise the text materials for Six Ideas That Shaped Physics, a unique approach to the two or threesemester calculusbased introductory physics course. I have designed this curriculum (for which these volumes only serve as the text component) to support an introductory course that combines three elements: Inclusion of 20thcentury physics topics, A thoroughly 21stcentury perspective on even classical topics, and Support for a studentcentered and activelearningbased classroom" Provided by publisher
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QC665 .E4 M66 2023  Unknown 
 Yunger Halpern, Nicole, 1989 author. Author
 Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2022
 Description
 Book — 294 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm
 Summary

 Prologue: Once upon a time in physics
 Information theory: Of passwords and probabilities
 Quantum physics: Everything at once, or, one thing at a time?
 Quantum computation: Everything at once
 Thermodynamics: "May I drive?"
 A fine merger: Thermodynamics, information theory, and quantum physics
 The physics of yesterday's tomorrow: The landscape of quantum steampunk
 Pedal to the metal: Quantum thermal machines
 Tick tock: Quantum clocks
 Unsteady as she goes: Fluctuation relations
 Entropy, energy, and a tiny possibility: Oneshot thermodynamics
 Resource theories: A ha'penny of a quantum state
 The unseen kingdom: When quantum observables don't cooperate
 All over the map: Rounding out our tour
 Stepping off the map: Quantum steampunk crosses borders
 Epilogue: Where to next?: The future of quantum steampunk
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9. A student's guide to atomic physics [2018]
 Fox, Mark (Anthony Mark), author.
 Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018
 Description
 Book — xvii, 274 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
 Summary

 Preliminary concepts
 Hydrogen
 Radiative transitions
 The shell model and alkali spectra
 Angular momentum
 Helium and exchange symmetry
 Fine structure and nuclear effects
 External fields: the Zeeman and Stark effects
 Stimulated emission and lasers
 Cold atoms
 Atomic physics applied to the solid state
 Atomic physics in astronomy
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10. A student's guide to general relativity [2019]
 Gray, Norman, 1964 author.
 Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 2019
 Description
 Book — xii, 151 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
 Summary

 Preface
 1. Introduction
 2. Vectors, tensors and functions
 3. Manifolds, vectors and differentiation
 4. Energy, momentum and Einstein's equations
 Appendix A. Special relativity  a brief introduction
 Appendix B. Solutions to Einstein's equations
 Appendix C. Notation
 Bibliography
 Index.
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11. A prelude to quantum field theory [2022]
 Donoghue, John, 1950 author.
 Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2022]
 Description
 Book — x, 146 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
 Summary

 Why quantum field theory?
 Quanta
 Developing free field theory
 Interactions
 Feynman rules
 Calculating
 Introduction to renormalization
 Path integrals
 A short guide to the rest of the story
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12. Modern classical physics [2021]
 Thorne, Kip S., author.
 Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2021]
 Description
 Book — 5 volumes (1544 pages) : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
 Summary

 Volume 1. Statistical physics
 Volume 2. Optics
 Volume 3. Elasticity & fluid dynamics
 Volume 4. Plasma physics
 Volume 5. Relativity & cosmology
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QC21.3 .T46 2021 V.5  Unknown 
 Moore, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrew), author.
 Fourth edition  New York, NY : McGraw Hill LLC, [2023]
 Description
 Book — xix, 188 pages ; 29 cm
 Summary

"This volume is one of six that together comprise the text materials for Six Ideas That Shaped Physics, a unique approach to the two or threesemester calculusbased introductory physics course. I have designed this curriculum (for which these volumes only serve as the text component) to support an introductory course that combines three elements: Inclusion of 20thcentury physics topics, A thoroughly 21stcentury perspective on even classical topics, and Support for a studentcentered and activelearningbased classroom" Provided by publisher
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QC318.17 .M66 2023  Unknown 2hour loan 
PHYSICS4501
 Course
 PHYSICS4501  Light and Heat
 Instructor(s)
 Hayden, Patrick
 Ionescu, Alexandru Dan, 1973 author.
 Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2022
 Description
 Book — ix, 296 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
 Summary

 The main construction and outline of the proof
 Preliminary estimates
 The nonlinearities N^h/[infinity][beta] and n^[psi]
 Improved energy estimates
 Improved profile bounds
 The main theorems
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15. Atom land : a guided tour through the strange (and impossibly small) world of particle physics [2018]
 Map of the invisible
 Butterworth, Jon, author. Author
 New York, NY : The Experiment, LLC, 2018
 Description
 Book — xvi, 284 pages : maps ; 23 cm
 Summary

 Prologue: The journey begins
 Expedition I: Sea legs. Setting sail ; The ocean wave ... ; ... Or particle? ; Traveling in the quantum field
 Expedition II: Atom land. Atoms ; Going subatomic: the electron ; Nuclear options ; The source of chemistry
 Expedition III: The Isle of Leptons, and roads onward. Electromagnetism ; Invariance and relativity ; The good ship Dirac ; Spin and antimatter ; The electron's overweight siblings ; Rest stop
 Gravity: a distant diversion. The weakest force ; Planes and merrygorounds ; Different, yet somehow, the same ; Ripples in the spacetime continuum
 Expedition IV: Great train journeys. Protons, neutrons, and the nucleus ; Hadrons ; Quarks and the strong force ; Life beyond the bridge ; Flavors and generations
 Expedition V: The Isles by air. The weak force ; Parity, helicity, and chirality ; Mixed messages ; North from South
 Expedition VI: The remote neutrino sector. Massless matter? ; The standard model is dead ; long live the standard model! ; Neutrino badlands
 Expedition VII: Into Bosonia. Symmetry and conservation ; Symmetry and bosons ; Virtual particles and the defense against infinity ; Mass and hidden symmetry ; Electroweak symmetry breaking ; Hunting the Higgs
 Expedition VIII: Far East. Why go? ; Clues and constraints ; Sea monsters and dark matters ; Supersymmetry ; Into another dimension? ; Over the edge ; A fifth force ; Into the cosmos
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16. Maxwell's equations in periodic structures [2022]
 Bao, Gang, author.
 Singapore : Springer ; Beijing : Science Press, [2022]
 Description
 Book — xi, 355 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
 Summary

 Maxwellʼs Equations
 Electromagnetic Waves
 Jump and Boundary Conditions
 Two Fundamental Polarizations
 References
 Diffraction Grating Theory
 Perfectly Conducting Gratings
 Dielectric Gratings
 Biperiodic Gratings
 Perfect Electric Conductors
 Dielectric Media
 References
 Variational Formulations
 The Dirichlet Problem
 The Transmission Problem
 Biperiodic Structures
 Function Spaces
 The Transparent Boundary Condition
 The Variational Problem
 References
 Finite Element Methods
 The Finite Element Method
 Finite Element Analysis for TE Polarization
 Finite Element Analysis for TM Polarization
 Adaptive Finite Element PML Method
 The PML Formulation
 Transparent Boundary Condition for the PML Problem
 Error Estimate of the PML Solution
 The Discrete Problem
 Error Representation Formula
 A Posteriori Error Analysis
 Numerical Results
 Adaptive Finite Element DtN Method
 The Discrete Problem
 A Posteriori Error Analysis
 TM Polarization
 Numerical Results
 Adaptive Finite Element PML Method for Biperiodic Structures
 The PML Formulation
 Transparent Boundary Condition for the PML Problem
 Convergence of the PML Solution
 The Discrete Problem
 A Posteriori Error Analysis
 Numerical Results
 References
 Inverse Diffraction Grating
 Uniqueness Theorems
 The Helmholtz Equation
 Maxwellʼs Equations
 Local Stability
 The Helmholtz Equation
 Maxwellʼs Equations
 Numerical Methods
 References
 NearField Imaging
 NearField Data
 The Variational Problem
 An Analytic Solution
 Convergence of the Power Series
 The Reconstruction Formula
 Error Estimates
 Numerical Results
 FarField Data
 The Reduced Problem
 Transformed Field Expansion
 The Reconstruction Formula
 A Nonlinear Correction Scheme
 Numerical Results
 Maxwellʼs Equations
 The Reduced Model Problem
 Transformed Field Expansion
 The Zerolh Order Term
 The First Order Term
 The Reconstruction Formula
 Numerical Results
 References
 Related Topics
 Method of Boundary Integral Equations
 Model Problems
 Quasiperiodic Greenʼs Function
 Boundary Integral Operators
 Boundary Integral Equations
 Integral Formulas for Rayleighʼs Coefficients
 TimeDomain Problems
 Problem Formulation
 TimeDomain Transparent Boundary Condition
 The Reduced Problem
 A Priori Estimates
 Nonlinear Gratings
 SHG Model
 TETE Polarization
 TMTE Polarization
 Optimal Design Problems
 The Model Problem
 The Optimal Design Problem
 Homogenization of the Design Problem
 The Relaxed Problem
 References
 Appendices
 Index
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QC670 .B36 2022  Unknown 
 Engel, Thomas, 1942 author.
 Fourth edition  [New York] : Pearson Education, Inc., [2019]
 Description
 Book — xii, 656 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color graphs, color portraits ; 29 cm
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18. Quantum field theory and manifold invariants [2021]
 Providence : American Mathematical Society, 2021
 Description
 Book — xv, 476 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
 Summary

 Introduction to gauge theory / A. Haydys
 Knots, polynomials, and categorification / Jacob Rasmussen
 Lecture notes on Heegard Floer homology / Jennifer Hom
 Advanced topics in gauge theory: mathematics and physics of Higgs bundles / Laura P. Schaposnik
 Gauge theory and a few applications to knot theory / Tomasz S. Mrowka and Donghao Wang
 Lectures on invertible field theories / Soren Galatius
 Topological quantum field theories, knots and BPS states / Pavel Putrov
 Lectures on BPS states and spectral networks / Andrew Neitzke
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19. Memorial volume for Shoucheng Zhang [2022]
 Shoucheng Zhang Memorial Workshop (2019 : Stanford University)
 Singapore ; Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, [2022]
 Description
 Book — lxvii, 441 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
 Summary

This book honors the remarkable science and life of Shoucheng Zhang, a condensed matter theorist known for his work on topological insulators, the quantum Hall effect, spintronics, superconductivity, and other fields. It contains the contributions displayed at the Shoucheng Zhang Memorial Workshop held on May 24, 2019 at Stanford University.
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20. Markov processes and quantum theory [2021]
 Nagasawa, Masao, 1933 August 1 author.
 Cham, Switzerland : Birkhäuser, [2021]
 Description
 Book — xii, 339 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
 Summary

 Preface
 Mechanics of Random Motion
 Smooth Motion and Random Motion
 On Stochastic Processes
 Itô's Path Analysis
 Equation of Motion for a Stochastic Process
 Kinematics of Random Motion
 Free Random Motion of a Particle
 Hooke's Force
 Hooke's Force and an Additional Potential
 Complex Evolution Functions
 Superposition Principle
 Entangled Quantum Bit
 Light Emission from a Silicon Semiconductor
 The DoubleSlit Problem
 DoubleSlit Experiment with Photons
 Theory of Photons
 Principle of Least Action
 Transformation of Probability Measures
 Schrödinger Equation and Path Equation
 Applications
 Motion induced by the Coulomb Potential
 Charged Particle in a Magnetic Field
 AharonovBohm Effect
 Tunnel Effect
 BoseEinstein Distribution
 Random Motion and the Light Cone
 Origin of the Universe
 Classification of Boundary Points
 Particle Theory of Electron Holography
 Escherichia coli and Meson models
 HighTemperature Superconductivity
 Momentum, Kinetic Energy, Locality
 Momentum and Kinetic Energy
 Matrix Mechanics
 Function Representations of Operators
 Expectation and Variance
 The Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle
 Kinetic Energy and Variance of Position
 Theory of Hidden Variables
 Einstein's Locality
 Bell's Inequality
 Local Spin Correlation Model
 LongLasting Controversy and Random Motion
 Markov Processes
 TimeHomogeneous Markov Processes
 Transformations by MFunctionals
 Change of Time Scale
 Duality and Time Reversal
 Time Reversal, Last Occurrence Time
 Time Reversal, Equations of Motion
 Conditional Expectation
 Paths of Brownian Motion
 Applications of Relative Entropy
 Relative Entropy
 Variational Principle
 Exponential Family of Distributions
 Existence of Entrance and Exit Functions
 Cloud of Paths
 Kac's Phenomenon of Propagation of Chaos
 Extinction and Creation
 Extinction of Particles
 PiecingTogether Markov Processes
 Branching Markov Processes
 Construction of Branching Markov Processes
 Markov Processes with Age
 Branching Markov Processes with Age
 Bibliography
 Index
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