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  • Physics (Illustrated) - The Classic, Definitive Guide - A must read for all of those interested in the Mother of all Science from the Beginner to the Advanced Student.

    by CHARLES SMITH and 2 more

    ON THE STUDY OF PHYSICS When a pupil begins the study of Physics he has in his possession many bits of knowledge which are fundamental in the science. He has learned to throw a ball and can tell how a thrown ball moves. He has drawn out nails with a claw hammer. He has seen wood float and iron sink. He has sucked liquids up through straws. In his mother's kitchen, he sees water as ice, ... Read more

    $4.59 AUD

  • The Wavewatcher's Companion

    by Gavin Pretor-Pinney

    One bright February afternoon on a beach in Cornwall, GavinPretor-Pinney took a break from cloudspotting and started watching thewaves rolling into shore. Mesmerised, he wondered where they had comefrom, and decided to find out. He soon realised that waves don't justappear on the ocean, they are everywhere around us, and our livesdepend on them.From the rippling beats of our hearts, to the ... Read more

    $16.38 AUD

  • Albert Einstein's Theory Of Relativity Explained Simply

    by Teddy Stanowski

    The Theory of Relativity is based on previously known scientific studies plus insights penned by Albert Einstein. He was one of the most advanced scientific minds of his day, and he made many contributions to physical science study. His work has provided much of the basis for those working with physics in particular.It can be divided in general and special categories. The theory influences how ... Read more

    $3.96 AUD

  • AM Radio Tower Antennas

    by Ishwar Singh Mehla

    This book demystifies the secrets of the working of the most mysterious, little known, less taught as well as read, often neglected with proverbial, “out of sight out of mind”, located away from the eyes of the operating manpower in the open field facing the vagaries of the nature but one of the most essential element of the AM Radio broadcasting chain; a self radiating tower antenna, which ... Read more

    $4.16 AUD

  • How to Teach Quantum Physics to Your Dog

    by Chad Orzel

    The international bestseller from the author of Breakfast with EinsteinEmmy is no ordinary dog. When adopted from the shelter by physics professor Chad Orzel, she becomes immediately fascinated by his work. Could she use quantum tunnelling to get through the neighbour’s fence? How about diffracting round a tree to chase squirrels? Or using virtual particles to catch bunnies made of cheese?Taking ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Physics Book

    Big Ideas Simply Explained

    by DK and 1 more

    series Big Ideas
    Explore the laws and theories of physics in this accessible introduction to the forces that shape our Universe, our planet, and our everyday lives.Using a bold, graphic-led approach The Physics Book sets out more than 80 key concepts and discoveries that have defined the subject and influenced our technology since the beginning of time. With the focus firmly on unpicking the thought behind each ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Vibration and Structural Acoustics Analysis

    Current Research and Related Technologies

    by C.M.A. Vasques and 1 more

    Vibration and structural acoustics analysis has become an essential requirement for high-quality structural and mechanical design in order to assure acoustic comfort and the integrity, reliability and fail-safe behavior of structures and machines.The underlying technologies of this field of multidisciplinary research are evolving very fast and their dissemination is usually scattered over ... Read more

    $188.09 AUD

  • Balungi's Approach to Quantum Gravity

    Beyond Einstein, #5

    by Balungi Francis

    series Beyond Einstein #5
    While Quantum mechanics and General Relativity are both highly successful, these two structures leave a lot of important questions unanswered. They are also based on two different interpretations of space and time, and are therefore fundamentally incompatible. We have two descriptions but, as far as we know, we've only ever had one universe. What we need is a quantum theory of gravity.Approaches ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • Quantum Gravity in a Nutshell1 Second Edition

    Beyond Einstein, #9

    by Balungi Francis

    series Beyond Einstein #9
    This second edition to the bestselling Quantum Gravity in a Nutshell1 is a good introduction to quantum gravity and has a lot of interesting history about the development of the theory since 1899. It's an informal introduction to a very difficult and doubtfully intelligible theory.- doubted even by its most ingenious contributors. The reader should expect that he/she will have to concentrate hard ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • A New Approach to Quantum Gravity

    Beyond Einstein, #4

    by Balungi Francis

    series Beyond Einstein #4
    The Standard Model is inconsistent with that of general relativity, to the point that one or both theories break down under certain conditions (for example within known space time singularities like the Big Bang and the centers of black holes beyond the event horizon). The appearance of singularities in any physical theory is an indication that something is wrong and that there is a need for new ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • Quantum Physics

    by Marc Humphrey PhD and 3 more

    series Idiot's Guides
    Quantum physics explores the behavior of matter and energy at the molecular, atomic, nuclear, and even smaller levels. Idiot's Guides: Quantum Physics makes this very complex topic easy to understand. It skips the complicated math and dives right into all the concepts, paradoxes, thought experiments, and implications that make quantum mechacs so fascinating to armchair science buffs. Topics ... Read more

    $24.63 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

  • Feynman Lectures Simplified 1C

    Special Relativity and the Physics of Light

    by Robert Piccioni

    series Everyone's Guide to the Feynman Lectures on Physics
    Feynman Simplified gives mere mortals access to the fabled Feynman Lectures on Physics. As a Caltech undergraduate, I had the amazing opportunity to learn physics directly from the greatest scientist of our age. I absorbed all I could. His style and enthusiasm were as important as the facts and equations.Feynman Simplified 1C covers about a quarter of Volume 1, the freshman course, of The Feynman ... Read more

    $12.27 AUD

  • Absolutely Small

    How Quantum Theory Explains Our Everyday World

    by Michael D. FAYER

    Physics is a complex and daunting topic, but it is also deeply satisfying--even thrilling. And it is absolutely one you can understand. Absolutely Small develops your intuition for the very nature of things at their most basic and intriguing levels by demystifying the world of quantum science. Just as we can understand the concept of gravity without solving a single equation, author Michael D. ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • The Science of Ocean Waves

    Ripples, Tsunamis, and Stormy Seas

    by J. B. Zirker

    An unparalleled introduction to the amazing world of ocean waves.Outstanding Academic Title, Choice"Powerful ocean waves fascinate the public, and they have made a lot of news lately." With that indisputable observation, scientist J. B. Zirker takes off on a whirlwind tour of the world of waves—from the "ordinary" waves that constantly churn the sea to the rogues or freaks that can rise up ... Read more

    $56.09 AUD

  • Radio Spectrum Management

    Policies, Regulations and Techniques

    by Haim Mazar (Madjar)

    This book presents the fundamentals of wireless communications and services, explaining in detail what RF spectrum management is, why it is important, which are the authorities regulating the use of spectrum, and how is it managed and enforced at the international, regional and national levels. The book offers insights to the engineering, regulatory, economic, legal, management policy-making ... Read more

    $147.99 AUD

  • Die faszinierende Welt der Quanten

    by Matthias Matting

    Die Quantenphysik steckt voller überraschender, seltsamer, ja befremdlicher Phänomene, die sich dem gesunden Menschenverstand zu entziehen scheinen. Teilchen, die sich an mehreren Orten zugleich befinden, ein Vakuum, das nicht leer ist, Computer, die rechnen, ohne die Aufgabe zu kennen, Systeme, über Milliarden Lichtjahre getrennt, die sich trotzdem gleichzeitig verändern: Selbst berühmte ... Read more

    $6.53 AUD

  • Hearing

    by Brian C.J. Moore

    series Handbook of Perception and Cognition, Second Edition
    Hearing is a comprehensive, authoritative reference work covering both the physiological and perceptual aspects of hearing. Intended for researchers and advanced students in the field of hearing, it reviews major areas of research in addition to new discoveries, including active mechanisms in the cochlea, across-channel processes in auditory masking, and perceptual grouping processes.Covers both ... Read more

    $114.83 AUD

  • The Child’s Conception of Language

    by R. J. Jarvella and 2 more

    series Springer Series in Language and Communication #2
    It is obvious that the growing child manifests an increasing understanding of his language and facility to use it. A major part of the child lan guage literature is concerned with the child's developing linguistic and communicative competence. Scattered evidence also shows, however, that children become progressively more aware of language as Zanguage. It is interesting to consider in what ways ... Read more

    $125.17 AUD

  • Sound-Power Flow

    A Practitioner's Handbook for Sound Intensity

    by Robert Hickling

    series IOP Concise Physics
    Sound-Power Flow: A practitioner's handbook for sound intensity is a guide for practitioners and research scientists in different areas of acoustical science. There are three fundamental quantities in acoustics: sound pressure, sound particle velocity, and sound intensity. This book is about sound intensity and demonstrates the advantages and uses of acoustical sensing compared with other forms of ... Read more

    $49.82 AUD

  • Filter Banks and Audio Coding

    Compressing Audio Signals Using Python

    by Gerald Schuller

    This textbook presents the fundamentals of audio coding, used to compress audio and music signals, using Python programs both as examples to illustrate the principles and for experiments for the reader. Together, these programs then form complete audio coders. The author starts with basic knowledge of digital signal processing (sampling, filtering) to give a thorough introduction to filter banks ... Read more

    $89.09 AUD

  • Wasserschallmessungen

    by Michael Möser

    series Fachwissen Technische Akustik
    In diesem Band der Reihe Fachwissen Technische Akustik werden passive und aktive hydroakustische Messsysteme und -verfahren vorgestellt, die für Wasserschallmessungen im Meer verwendet werden. Auch wenn viele Verfahren aus dem Bereich des Luftschalls grundsätzlich auf Wasserschall übertragbar sind, so ergeben sich aufgrund der akustischen Eigenschaften des Meeres und der begrenzenden Flächen ... Read more

    $80.18 AUD

  • Thermoacoustics

    A Unifying Perspective for Some Engines and Refrigerators

    by Gregory W. Swift

    This updated new edition provides an introduction to the field of thermoacoustics. All of the key aspects of the topic are introduced, with the goal of helping the reader to acquire both an intuitive understanding and the ability to design hardware, build it, and assess its performance. Weaving together intuition, mathematics, and experimental results, this text equips readers with the tools to ... Read more

    $80.18 AUD

  • Advances in Acoustic Emission Technology

    Proceedings of the World Conference on Acoustic Emission–2013

    by Gongtian Shen and 2 more

    series Springer Proceedings in Physics #158
    This volume collects the papers from the 2013 World Conference on Acoustic Emission in Shanghai. The latest research and applications of Acoustic Emission (AE) are explored, with particular emphasis on detecting and processing of AE signals, development of AE instrument and testing standards, AE of materials, engineering structures and systems, including the processing of collected data and ... Read more

    $296.11 AUD