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The Resource Twentieth century physics, Laurie M. Brown, Abraham Pais, Sir Brian Pippard

Twentieth century physics, Laurie M. Brown, Abraham Pais, Sir Brian Pippard

Label
Twentieth century physics
Title
Twentieth century physics
Statement of responsibility
Laurie M. Brown, Abraham Pais, Sir Brian Pippard
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Laurie M
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC7
LC item number
.B685 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1918-2000
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pais, Abraham
  • Pippard, A. B
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Physics
Label
Twentieth century physics, Laurie M. Brown, Abraham Pais, Sir Brian Pippard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Issued in case
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Physics in 1900 / Sir Brian Pippard ; Introducing atoms and their nuclei / Abraham Pais ; Quanta and quantum mechanics / Helmut Rechenberg ; History of relativity / John Stachel ; Nuclear forces, mesons, and isospin symmetry / Laurie M. Brown ; Solid-state structure analysis / William Cochran ; Thermodynamics and statistical mechanics (in equilibrium) / Cyril Domb ; Non-equilibrium statistical mechanics or the vagaries of time evolution / Max Dresden -- v. 2. Elementary particle physics in the second half of the twentieth-century / Val L. Fitch and Jonathan L. Rosner ; Fluid mechanics / Sir James Lighthill ; Superfluids and superconductors / A.J. Leggett ; Vibrations and spin waves in crystals / R.A. Cowley and Sir Brian Pippard ; Atomic and molecular physics / Ugo Fano ; Magnetism / K.W.H. Stevens ; Nuclear dynamics / David M. Brink ; Units, standards and constants / Arlie Bailey -- v. 3. Electrons in solids / Sir Brian Pippard ; A history of optical and optoelectronic physics in the twentieth century / R.G.W. Brown and E.R. Pike ; Physics of materials / Robert W. Cahn ; Electron-beam instruments / T. Mulvey ; Soft matter: birth and growth concepts / P.G. de Gennes ; Plasma physics in the twentieth century / Richard F. Post ; Astrophysics and cosmology / Malcolm S. Longair ; Computer-generated physics / Mitchell J. Feigenbaum ; Medical physics / John R. Mallard ; Geophysics / S.G. Brush and C.S. Gillmor ; Reflections on twentieth century physics: three essays. Historical overview of the twentieth century in physics / Philip Anderson ; Nature itself / Steven Weinberg ; Some reflections on physics as a social institution / John Ziman
Control code
33009025
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
3 volumes
Isbn
9781563960499
Isbn Type
(v. 3)
Lccn
95037751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Twentieth century physics, Laurie M. Brown, Abraham Pais, Sir Brian Pippard
Publication
Note
Issued in case
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Physics in 1900 / Sir Brian Pippard ; Introducing atoms and their nuclei / Abraham Pais ; Quanta and quantum mechanics / Helmut Rechenberg ; History of relativity / John Stachel ; Nuclear forces, mesons, and isospin symmetry / Laurie M. Brown ; Solid-state structure analysis / William Cochran ; Thermodynamics and statistical mechanics (in equilibrium) / Cyril Domb ; Non-equilibrium statistical mechanics or the vagaries of time evolution / Max Dresden -- v. 2. Elementary particle physics in the second half of the twentieth-century / Val L. Fitch and Jonathan L. Rosner ; Fluid mechanics / Sir James Lighthill ; Superfluids and superconductors / A.J. Leggett ; Vibrations and spin waves in crystals / R.A. Cowley and Sir Brian Pippard ; Atomic and molecular physics / Ugo Fano ; Magnetism / K.W.H. Stevens ; Nuclear dynamics / David M. Brink ; Units, standards and constants / Arlie Bailey -- v. 3. Electrons in solids / Sir Brian Pippard ; A history of optical and optoelectronic physics in the twentieth century / R.G.W. Brown and E.R. Pike ; Physics of materials / Robert W. Cahn ; Electron-beam instruments / T. Mulvey ; Soft matter: birth and growth concepts / P.G. de Gennes ; Plasma physics in the twentieth century / Richard F. Post ; Astrophysics and cosmology / Malcolm S. Longair ; Computer-generated physics / Mitchell J. Feigenbaum ; Medical physics / John R. Mallard ; Geophysics / S.G. Brush and C.S. Gillmor ; Reflections on twentieth century physics: three essays. Historical overview of the twentieth century in physics / Philip Anderson ; Nature itself / Steven Weinberg ; Some reflections on physics as a social institution / John Ziman
Control code
33009025
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
3 volumes
Isbn
9781563960499
Isbn Type
(v. 3)
Lccn
95037751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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