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  • The Invisible Rainbow

    A History of Electricity and Life

    by Arthur Firstenberg

    50,000 copies sold! Cell towers, Wi-fi, 5G: Electricity has shaped the modern world. But how has it affected our health and environment?Over the last 220 years, society has evolved a universal belief that electricity is ‘safe’ for humanity and the planet. Scientist and journalist Arthur Firstenberg disrupts this conviction by telling the story of electricity in a way it has never been told before ... Read more

    $30.68 AUD

  • Switched On

    a memoir of brain change, emotional awakening, and the emerging science of neurostimulation

    by John Elder Robison

    ‘For the first time in my life, I learned what it was like to truly "know" other people's feelings. It was as if I'd been experiencing the world in black and white all my life, and suddenly I could see everything — and particularly other people — in brilliant beautiful colour.’People with autism have trouble reading the unspoken signals of others. The conventional wisdom says they don't have the ... Read more

    $28.04 AUD

  • Magnetism: A Very Short Introduction

    by Stephen J. Blundell

    series Very Short Introductions
    Magnetism is a strange force, mysteriously attracting one object to another apparently through empty space. It has been claimed as a great healer, with magnetic therapies being proposed over the centuries and still popular today. Why are its mysterious important to solve?In this Very Short Introduction, Stephen J. Blundell explains why. For centuries magnetism has been used for various exploits; ... Read more

    $11.65 AUD

  • Mondo Magnets

    40 Attractive (and Repulsive) Devices and Demonstrations

    by Fred Jeffers

    Surprising and seemingly impossible effects result from the 40 experiments included in this fascinating science resource-all based on real magnetic physics. Each experiment-such as using a common refrigerator magnet to create a three-dimensional image or floating a magnet and carbon sheet in midair-is outlined with step-by-step instructions and diagrams that illustrate the key concepts of ... Read more

    $20.45 AUD

  • A Treatise on Electricity and Magnetism

    by James Clerk Maxwell

    James Clerk Maxwell was a Scottish scientist in the field of mathematical physics. His most notable achievement was to formulate the classical theory of electromagnetic radiation, bringing together for the first time electricity, magnetism, and light as manifestations of the same phenomenon. Maxwell's equations for electromagnetism have been called the "second great unification in physics after ... Read more

    $6.53 AUD

  • The Anatomy of Life & Energy in Agriculture

    by Arden B. Andersen

    The energies in fertilizers and in the cosmos do not often move needles, but they preside over crop production. As this manual makes clear, through learning to tap and use "life-force energy" it is possible to develop food production practices that are both high quality and nondestructive. Dr. Arden B. Andersen begins his work with the premise that 'energy is everything'. Through this axiomatic ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Fundamentals of Physics II

    Electromagnetism, Optics, and Quantum Mechanics

    by R. Shankar

    series The Open Yale Courses Series
    R. Shankar, a well-known physicist and contagiously enthusiastic educator, was among the first to offer a course through the innovative Open Yale Course program. His popular online video lectures on introductory physics have been viewed over a million times. In this second book based on his online Yale course, Shankar explains essential concepts, including electromagnetism, optics, and quantum ... Read more

    $32.66 AUD

  • Paramagnetism

    Rediscovering Nature's Secret Force of Growth

    by Philip S. Callahan

    This book is the culmination of all of Callahan’s previous works and will certainly be his most popular book to date and a classic for years to come. Quite frankly, the author considers this his most important work ever, as he believes an understanding of paramagnetism — and its practical integration into farming — can save agriculture worldwide. In this one, beautiful little book, Callahan lays ... Read more

    $12.27 AUD

  • The Feynman Lectures on Physics, Vol. II

    The New Millennium Edition: Mainly Electromagnetism and Matter

    by Richard P. Feynman and 2 more

    "The whole thing was basically an experiment," Richard Feynman said late in his career, looking back on the origins of his lectures. The experiment turned out to be hugely successful, spawning publications that have remained definitive and introductory to physics for decades. Ranging from the basic principles of Newtonian physics through such formidable theories as general relativity and quantum ... Read more

    $67.99 AUD

  • Physics: A Crash Course

    Become An Instant Expert

    by Brian Clegg

    series Crash Course
    Physics: A Crash Course is the quickest way to get up to speed with the most fundamental of the sciences.Physics tells us how the universe works – it’s behind most of our exciting technology, from space rockets and satellites to cell phones, from electric cars to MRI scanners.This book distils the current body of knowledge into 52 manageable chunks, allowing you to to skim-... ... Read more

    $24.63 AUD

  • Multiobjective Shape Design in Electricity and Magnetism

    by Paolo Di Barba

    series Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering #47
    Multiobjective Shape Design in Electricity and Magnetism is entirely focused on electric and magnetic field synthesis, with special emphasis on the optimal shape design of devices when conflicting objectives are to be fulfilled. Direct problems are solved by means of finite-element analysis, while evolutionary computing is used to solve multiobjective inverse problems. This approach, which is ... Read more

    $242.10 AUD

  • Einstein's War

    How Relativity Conquered Nationalism and Shook the World

    by Matthew Stanley

    'Deeply researched and profoundly absorbing . . . Matthew Stanley traces one of the greatest epics of scientific history . . . An amazing story' Michael Frayn, author of Tony Award-winning CopenhagenIn 1916, Arthur Eddington, a war-weary British astronomer, opened a letter written by an obscure German professor named Einstein. The neatly printed equations on the scrap of paper outlined his world ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Condensed Matter in a Nutshell

    by Gerald D. Mahan

    series In a Nutshell
    Condensed Matter in a Nutshell is the most concise, accessible, and self-contained introduction to this exciting and cutting-edge area of modern physics. This premier textbook covers all the standard topics, including crystal structures, energy bands, phonons, optical properties, ferroelectricity, superconductivity, and magnetism. It includes in-depth discussions of transport theory, nanoscience, ... Read more

    $110.65 AUD

  • Quantum Magnetism, Spin Waves, and Optical Cavities

    by Silvia Viola Kusminskiy

    series SpringerBriefs in Physics
    This primer thoroughly covers the fundamentals needed to understand the interaction of light with magnetically ordered matter and it focuses on "cavity optomagnonics" which is a topic undergoing intense study in current research.The book is unique in combining elements of electromagnetism, quantum magnetism, and quantum optics and it is intended for advanced undergraduate or graduate students. ... Read more

    $76.55 AUD

  • Quantum Measurement of Gravity for Geodesists and Geophysicists

    by Fernando Sansò and 1 more

    series Springer Geophysics
    During the last thirty years a great advancement in low energy physics, particularly interactions of atoms with the electromagnetic field, has been achieved and the development of electronics and laser techniques has allowed to implement a fine manipulation of atoms with photons. A wealth of important applications has sprung out from the ability of manipulating large samples of cold atoms. Among ... Read more

    $116.15 AUD

  • A Survival Guide for Research Scientists

    by Ratna Tantra

    Research scientists play a pivotal role in society. Their passion for science will drive them forward, leading to new discoveries that will ultimately make the world a better place. Unfortunately, as the professional environment becomes more and more competitive, research scientists today cannot just rely on technical knowledge to carve successful careers. Besides technical skills, they will need ... Read more

    $116.15 AUD

  • Lehrbuch zur Experimentalphysik Band 1: Mechanik

    by Joachim Heintze and 1 more

    Dieses Buch zur Experimentalphysik ist der erste Band der lange erwarteten Ausarbeitung der überaus beliebten Vorlesungen von Joachim Heintze. Die Liebe des Autors für die Physik und für spannende und historische Experimente ist in das Buch eingegangen und in allen Kapiteln unvermindert zu spüren.Hier finden Sie alle für das Bachelor- und das Nebenfachstudium der Physik relevanten Themen in ... Read more

    $45.09 AUD

  • Handbook on the Physics and Chemistry of Rare Earths

    Including Actinides

    by Vitalij K. Pecharsky and 1 more

    Handbook on the Physics and Chemistry of Rare Earths: Including Actinides, Volume 52, is a continuous series of books covering all aspects of rare earth science, including chemistry, life sciences, materials science and physics. The book's main emphasis is on rare earth elements [Sc, Y, and the lanthanides (La through Lu], but whenever relevant, information is also included on the closely related ... Read more

    $345.61 AUD

  • Relationship Between Structure and Magnetic Behaviour in ZnO-Based Systems

    by Clara Guglieri Rodríguez

    series Springer Theses
    This work studies the magnetic behavior of ZnO nanoparticles capped with different organic molecules and showing room-temperature ferromagnetism (RTFM). Of particular significance is the combination of element-specific X-ray absorption spectroscopy (XAS) and X-ray magnetic circular dichroism (XMCD) techniques, which demonstrates the intrinsic occurrence of RTFM in these systems and indicates that ... Read more

    $134.19 AUD

  • Practical Electrodynamics with Advanced Applications

    by Sergey Leble

    series IOP Series in Emerging Technologies in Optics and Photonics
    This textbook covers the advanced application and techniques of electrodynamics. The book begins with an introduction to the topic, with basic notations and equations presented, before moving on to examine various topics such as electromagnetic waves in a vacuum, the theory of relativity (including the Lorentz transformation) and electromagnetic fields in matter. Dispersion and transport are ... Read more

    $101.19 AUD

  • A New Platform for Edge Mode Manipulations in the Quantum Hall Effect

    by Yonatan Cohen

    series Springer Theses
    In the last several decades, the quantum Hall effect has provided a remarkable platform for manipulating one-dimensional electronic modes and investigating fundamental physical phenomena. However, certain limitations make it difficult for various kinds of interesting modes structures to be formed using this platform. One example is the so called helical mode structure, in which two one-dimensional ... Read more

    $152.12 AUD

  • Quantum Many-Body Physics

    A Perspective on Strong Correlations

    by Yoshio Kuramoto

    series Lecture Notes in Physics #934
    This book offers a compact tutorial on basic concepts and tools in quantum many-body physics, and focuses on the correlation effects produced by mutual interactions.The content is divided into three parts, the first of which introduces readers to perturbation theory. It begins with the simplest examples—hydrogen and oxygen molecules—based on their effective Hamiltonians, and looks into basic ... Read more

    $80.18 AUD

  • Phase Diagram and Magnetic Excitations of BaFe2-xNixAs2: A Neutron Scattering Study

    by Xingye Lu

    series Springer Theses
    This book studies the structural, magnetic and electronic properties of, as well as magnetic excitations in, high-temperature BaFe2-xNixAs2 superconductors using neutron diffraction and neutron spectroscopic methods. It describes the precise determination of the phase diagram of BaFe2-xNixAs2, which demonstrates strong magnetoelastic coupling and avoided quantum criticality driven by short-range ... Read more

    $152.12 AUD

  • Handbook of Magnetic Materials

    by K.H.J. Buschow

    Volume 19 of the Handbook of Magnetic Materials, as the preceding volumes, has a dual purpose. As a textbook it is intended to help those who wish to be introduced to a given topic in the field of magnetism without the need to read the vast amount of literature published. As a work of reference it is intended for scientists active in magnetism research. To this dual purpose, Volume 19 is composed ... Read more

    $427.45 AUD