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The Theory of Materials Failure

The Theory of Materials Failure

Richard M. Christensen

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199662111
eISBN:
9780191748387
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662111.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This book provides a complete and comprehensive development of failure theory for homogeneous materials. The resultant failure criteria to be used for applications with isotropic materials are ... More

Theory of Molecular FluidsVolume 2: Applications

Theory of Molecular Fluids: Volume 2: Applications

Christopher G. Gray, Keith E. Gubbins, and Christopher G. Joslin

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780198556213
eISBN:
9780191729041
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198556213.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Existing texts on the theory of liquids treat only simple, spherical molecules. However, nearly all fluids of practical interest are composed of non-spherical molecules that are often dipolar or ... More

Theory of Nonequilibrium Superconductivity

Theory of Nonequilibrium Superconductivity

Nikolai Kopnin

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198507888
eISBN:
9780191709722
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507888.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This book presents modern theory of nonstationary and nonequilibrium superconductivity. It deals with superconductors in external fields varying in time and studies transport phenomena in ... More

The Theory of Open Quantum Systems

The Theory of Open Quantum Systems

Heinz-Peter Breuer and Francesco Petruccione

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199213900
eISBN:
9780191706349
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213900.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This book treats the central physical concepts and mathematical techniques used to investigate the dynamics of open quantum systems. To provide a self-contained presentation, the text begins with a ... More

Theory of Optical Processes in SemiconductorsBulk and Microstructures

Theory of Optical Processes in Semiconductors: Bulk and Microstructures

P. K. Basu

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198526209
eISBN:
9780191706790
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526209.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

Semiconductor optoelectronic devices are at the heart of all information generation and processing systems and are likely to be essential components of future optical computers. With more emphasis on ... More

ThermodynamicsA complete undergraduate course

Thermodynamics: A complete undergraduate course

Andrew M. Steane

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198788560
eISBN:
9780191830426
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198788560.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This is an undergraduate textbook in thermodynamics—the science of heat, work, temperature, and entropy. The text presents thermodynamics in and of itself, as an elegant and powerful set of ideas and ... More

The Thermophysical Properties of Metallic LiquidsVolume 1 — Fundamentals

The Thermophysical Properties of Metallic Liquids: Volume 1 — Fundamentals

Takamichi Iida and Roderick I. L. Guthrie

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198729839
eISBN:
9780191796654
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729839.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

The main purpose of materials science and engineering is to make the best use of all the elements in the periodic table. This leads to the effective use and conservation of natural resources. For ... More

The Thermophysical Properties of Metallic LiquidsVolume 2 — Predictive Models

The Thermophysical Properties of Metallic Liquids: Volume 2 — Predictive Models

Takamichi Iida and Roderick I. L. Guthrie

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198729846
eISBN:
9780191796661
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198729846.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

The main purpose of materials science and engineering is to make the best use of all the elements in the periodic table. This leads to the effective use and conservation of natural resources. For ... More

Time RestoredThe Harrison timekeepers and R.T. Gould, the man who knew (almost) everything

Time Restored: The Harrison timekeepers and R.T. Gould, the man who knew (almost) everything

Jonathan Betts

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198568025
eISBN:
9780191718144
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198568025.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, History of Physics

This is the story of Rupert T. Gould (1890-1948), the polymath and horologist. A remarkable man, Lt Cmdr Gould made important contributions in an extraordinary range of subject areas throughout his ... More

Time-Dependent Density-Functional TheoryConcepts and Applications

Time-Dependent Density-Functional Theory: Concepts and Applications

Carsten A. Ullrich

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199563029
eISBN:
9780191775130
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199563029.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Time-dependent density-functional theory (TDDFT) is a quantum mechanical framework which describes the dynamics of interacting electronic many-body systems formally exactly and in a computationally ... More

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