Encyclopedia of Physics / Edition 3

Encyclopedia of Physics / Edition 3

by Rita G. Lerner
     
 

ISBN-10: 3527405542

ISBN-13: 9783527405541

Pub. Date: 12/23/2005

Publisher: Wiley

The editors of this Encyclopedia, earlier editions of which met with international acclaim, have now provided a fully revised, expanded and updated third edition of this comprehensive reference work. In two volumes, 500 experts — among them several Nobel laureates and numerous other scientific award winners — offer a comprehensive and topical account of

Overview

The editors of this Encyclopedia, earlier editions of which met with international acclaim, have now provided a fully revised, expanded and updated third edition of this comprehensive reference work. In two volumes, 500 experts — among them several Nobel laureates and numerous other scientific award winners — offer a comprehensive and topical account of physics and the physical world. The volumes comprise more than 500 articles, which have either been completely updated or are altogether new, covering the latest terminology and techniques in physics, including atomic trapping and cooling, biophotonics, econophysics, the formation of stars and planets, quantum communication, space science and technology, and traffic flow.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783527405541
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/23/2005
Edition description:
3rd Edition, 2 Volumes
Pages:
3043
Product dimensions:
4.65(w) x 9.45(h) x 6.69(d)

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Table of Contents

Alloys
Antimatter
Astrophysics
Atmospheric Physics
Betatron
Biophysics
Ceramics
Circuits, Integrated
Complex Systems
Cosmic Rays, Astrophysical Effects
Cryogenics
Crystal Defects
Electron Beam Technology
Error Analysis
Field Theory, Unified
Gravitational Lenses
Hidden Variables
Interstellar Medium
Laser Cooling
Liquid Crystals
Masers
Liquid Crystals
Metrology
Molecular Structure Calculations
Nanobionics
Nanocatalysis
Nuclear Fusion
Organic Semiconductors
Photonic Crystals
Plasma Confinement Devices
Polymers
Quantum Information
Quantum Optics
Relativity, General
Solar System
Superconductive Devices
Thin Films
Ultrashort Optical Pulses
Ultrasonic Biophysics
Whiskers

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