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Collected Works: Scientific Rationality, the Human Condition, and 20th Century Cosmologies: Volume I

ISBN : 9780199989928

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¥16,456
Author: 
Adolf Grunbaum
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
184 x 241 mm
Pub date
Sep 2013
Adolf Grunbaum is one of the giants of 20th century philosophy of science. This volume is the first of three collecting his most essential and highly influential work. The essays collected in this fir ... Read more

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Combinatorial Physics: Combinatorics, Quantum Field Theory, and Quantum Gravity Models

ISBN : 9780192895493

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¥16,368
Author: 
Adrian Tanasa
Pages
400 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
171 x 246 mm
Pub date
Apr 2021
The interplay between combinatorics and theoretical physics is a recent trend which appears to us as particularly natural, since the unfolding of new ideas in physics is often tied to the development ... Read more

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Conductor Insulator Quantum Phase Transitions

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Author: 
Vladimir Dobrosavljevic; Nandini Trivedi; James M. Valles, Jr.
Pub date
Jun 2012
Quantum phase transitions describe the violent rearrangement of electrons or atoms as they evolve from well defined excitations in one phase to a completely different set of excitations in another. Th ... Read more

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Cosmic Anger: Abdus Salam - The First Muslim Nobel Scientist

ISBN : 9780199697120

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¥4,191
Author: 
Gordon Fraser
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
137 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jan 2012
This book presents a biography of Abdus Salam, the first Muslim to win a Nobel Prize for Science (Physics 1979), who was nevertheless excommunicated and branded as a heretic in his own country. His a ... Read more

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Covered with Deep Mist: The Development of Quantum Gravity (1916-1956)

ISBN : 9780199602957

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¥14,113
Author: 
Dean Rickles
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
171 x 246 mm
Pub date
Mar 2020
The problem of quantum gravity is often viewed as the most pressing unresolved problem of modern physics: our theories of spacetime and matter, described respectively by general relativity (Einstein's ... Read more

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Crackling Noise: Statistical Physics of Avalanche Phenomena

ISBN : 9780192856951

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¥13,299
Author: 
Stefano Zapperi
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
174 x252 mm
Pub date
Jun 2022
The response of materials and the functioning of devices is often associated with noise. In this book, Stefano Zapperi concentrates on a particular type of noise, known as crackling noise, which is ch ... Read more

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Crystal Clear: The Autobiographies of Sir Lawrence and Lady Bragg

ISBN : 9780198744306

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¥7,975
Author: 
A. M. Glazer; Patience Thomson
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
143 x 222 mm
Pub date
Aug 2015
Crystal Clear takes you behind the scenes in the life of one of the most prominent scientists of the twentieth century, William Lawrence Bragg (WLB) - an innovative genius, who together with his fathe ... Read more

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Decoding Reality: The Universe as Quantum Information

ISBN : 9780199695744

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¥1,826
Author: 
Vlatko Vedral
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 197 mm
Pub date
Feb 2012
For a physicist, all the world's information. The Universe and its workings are the ebb and flow of information. We are all transient patterns of information, passing on the recipe for our basic forms ... Read more

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Decoding Reality: The Universe as Quantum Information (Oxford Landmark Science)

ISBN : 9780198815433

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¥2,046
Author: 
Vlatko Vedral
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Feb 2018
An engaging, mind-bending exploration of the deepest questions about the Universe Explores the implications of thinking of the whole Universe in terms of information Considers the concept of li ... Read more

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Dynamical Heterogeneities in Glasses, Colloids, and Granular Media

ISBN : 9780199691470

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¥23,012
Author: 
Ludovic Berthier; Giulio Biroli; Jean-Philippe Bouchaud; Luca Cipelletti; Wim van Saarloos
Pages
464 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
178 x 253 mm
Pub date
Jul 2011
Series
International Series of Monographs on Physics
Most of the solid materials we use in everyday life, from plastics to cosmetic gels exist under a non-crystalline, amorphous form: they are glasses. Yet, we are still seeking a fundamental explanation ... Read more

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