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Musielak, Zdzislaw 
Three Body Dynamics and Its Applications to Exoplanets 
I10411 
2017 
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2 
Yu, Yang 
Orbital Dynamics in the Gravitational Field of Small Bodies 
I10386 
2016 
eBook 

3 
Li, Xikui 
Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Discrete Element Methods 
I10375 
2017 
eBook 

4 
de Jesus, Vitor L. B 
Experiments and Video Analysis in Classical Mechanics 
I10351 
2017 
eBook 

5 
Timberlake, Todd Keene 
Classical Mechanics with Maxima 
I10330 
2016 
eBook 

6 
Helrich, Carl S 
Analytical Mechanics 
I10313 
2017 
eBook 

7 
Fan, TianYou 
Mathematical Theory of Elasticity of Quasicrystals and Its Applications 
I10304 
2016 
eBook 

8 
Stauffer, Dietrich 
From Newton to Mandelbrot 
I10301 
2017 
eBook 

9 
L??ders, Klaus 
Pohl's Introduction to Physics 
I10188 
2017 
eBook 

10 
Dell'Antonio, Gianfausto 
Lectures on the Mathematics of Quantum Mechanics II: Selected Topics 
I10171 
2016 
eBook 


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Title  Three Body Dynamics and Its Applications to Exoplanets 
Author(s)  Musielak, Zdzislaw;Quarles, Billy 
Publication  Cham, 1. Imprint: Springer
2. Springer International Publishing, 2017. 
Description  VIII, 109 p. 26 illus., 21 illus. in color : online resource 
Abstract Note  This brief book provides an overview of the gravitational orbital evolution of fewbody systems, in particular those consisting of three bodies. The authors present the historical context that begins with the origin of the problem as defined by Newton, which was followed up by Euler, Lagrange, Laplace, and many others. Additionally, they consider the modern works from the 20th and 21st centuries that describe the development of powerful analytical methods by Poincare and others. The development of numerical tools, including modern symplectic methods, are presented as they pertain to the identification of shortterm chaos and long term integrations of the orbits of many astronomical architectures such as stellar triples, planets in binaries, and single stars that host multiple exoplanets. The book includes some of the latest discoveries from the Kepler and now K2 missions, as well as applications to exoplanets discovered via the radial velocity method. Specifically, the authors give a unique perspective in relation to the discovery of planets in binary star systems and the current search for extrasolar moons 
ISBN,Price  9783319582269 
Keyword(s)  1. ASTROPHYSICS
2. Astrophysics and Astroparticles
3. Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory
4. CLASSICAL MECHANICS
5. EBOOK
6. EBOOK  SPRINGER
7. GRAVITATION
8. History and Philosophical Foundations of Physics
9. MECHANICS
10. PHYSICS

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Title  Orbital Dynamics in the Gravitational Field of Small Bodies 
Author(s)  Yu, Yang 
Publication  Berlin, Heidelberg, 1. Imprint: Springer
2. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2016. 
Description  XVIII, 123 p. 49 illus., 17 illus. in color : online resource 
Abstract Note  This prizewinning PhD thesis presents a general discussion of the orbital motion close to solar system small bodies (SSSBs), which induce noncentral asymmetric gravitational fields in their neighborhoods. It introduces the methods of qualitative theory in nonlinear dynamics to the study of local/global behaviors around SSSBs. Detailed mechanical models are employed throughout this dissertation, and specific numeric techniques are developed to compensate for the difficulties of directly analyzing. Applying this method, several target systems, like asteroid 216 Kleopatra, are explored in great detail, and the results prove to be both revealing and pervasive for a large group of SSSBs. 
ISBN,Price  9783662526934 
Keyword(s)  1. Aerospace engineering
2. Aerospace Technology and Astronautics
3. Applications of Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos Theory
4. ASTRONAUTICS
5. ASTROPHYSICS
6. Astrophysics and Astroparticles
7. CLASSICAL MECHANICS
8. COMPUTER SIMULATION
9. Dynamical Systems and Ergodic Theory
10. DYNAMICS
11. EBOOK
12. EBOOK  SPRINGER
13. ERGODIC THEORY
14. MECHANICS
15. Simulation and Modeling
16. STATISTICAL PHYSICS

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Title  Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Discrete Element Methods 
Author(s)  Li, Xikui;Feng, Yuntian;Mustoe, Graham 
Publication  Singapore, 1. Imprint: Springer
2. Springer Singapore, 2017. 
Description  XLIX, 1455 p. 966 illus : online resource 
Abstract Note  This book presents the latest advances in Discrete Element Methods (DEM) and technology. It is the proceeding of 7th International Conference on DEM which was held at Dalian University of Technology on August 1  4, 2016. The subject of this book are the DEM and related computational techniques such as DDA, FEM/DEM, molecular dynamics, SPH, Meshless methods, etc., which are the main computational methods for modeling discontinua. In comparison to continua which have been already studied for a long time, the research of discontinua is relatively new, but increases dramatically in recent years and has already become an important field. This book will benefit researchers and scientists from the academic fields of physics, engineering and applied mathematics, as well as from industry and national laboratories who are interested in the DEM. 
ISBN,Price  9789811019265 
Keyword(s)  1. APPLIED MATHEMATICS
2. Computeraided engineering
3. ComputerAided Engineering (CAD, CAE) and Design
4. EBOOK
5. EBOOK  SPRINGER
6. ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS
7. Mathematical and Computational Engineering
8. Mathematical Modeling and Industrial Mathematics
9. MATHEMATICAL MODELS
10. MECHANICS
11. Mechanics, Applied
12. Numerical and Computational Physics, Simulation
13. PHYSICS
14. Solid Mechanics

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Title  Classical Mechanics with Maxima 
Author(s)  Timberlake, Todd Keene;Mixon, J. Wilson 
Publication  New York, NY, 1. Imprint: Springer
2. Springer New York, 2016. 
Description  XI, 258 p. 156 illus : online resource 
Abstract Note  This book guides undergraduate students in the use of Maxima???a computer algebra system???in solving problems in classical mechanics. It functions well as a supplement to a typical classical mechanics textbook. When it comes to problems that are too difficult to solve by hand, computer algebra systems that can perform symbolic mathematical manipulations are a valuable tool. Maxima is particularly attractive in that it is opensource, multipleplatform software that students can download and install free of charge. Lessons learned and capabilities developed using Maxima are easily transferred to other, proprietary software 
ISBN,Price  9781493932078 
Keyword(s)  1. ALGEBRA
2. CLASSICAL MECHANICS
3. Computational Mathematics and Numerical Analysis
4. Computer mathematics
5. EBOOK
6. EBOOK  SPRINGER
7. General Algebraic Systems
8. Mathematical Applications in the Physical Sciences
9. Mathematical Methods in Physics
10. MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS
11. MECHANICS
12. PHYSICS

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Title  Analytical Mechanics 
Author(s)  Helrich, Carl S 
Publication  Cham, 1. Imprint: Springer
2. Springer International Publishing, 2017. 
Description  XV, 349 p. 58 illus : online resource 
Abstract Note  This advanced undergraduate textbook begins with the Lagrangian formulation of Analytical Mechanics and then passes directly to the Hamiltonian formulation and the canonical equations, with constraints incorporated through Lagrange multipliers. Hamilton's Principle and the canonical equations remain the basis of the remainder of the text. Topics considered for applications include small oscillations, motion in electric and magnetic fields, and rigid body dynamics. The HamiltonJacobi approach is developed with special attention to the canonical transformation in order to provide a smooth and logical transition into the study of complex and chaotic systems. Finally the text has a careful treatment of relativistic mechanics and the requirement of Lorentz invariance. The text??is enriched??with an outline of the history of mechanics, which particularly outlines the importance of the work of Euler, Lagrange, Hamilton and Jacobi. Numerous exercises with solutions support the??exceptionally clear and concise treatment??of Analytical Mechanics. ?? 
ISBN,Price  9783319444918 
Keyword(s)  1. CLASSICAL MECHANICS
2. EBOOK
3. EBOOK  SPRINGER
4. Mathematical Methods in Physics
5. MECHANICS
6. Mechanics, Applied
7. PHYSICS
8. Theoretical and Applied Mechanics

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Title  Mathematical Theory of Elasticity of Quasicrystals and Its Applications 
Author(s)  Fan, TianYou 
Publication  Singapore, 1. Imprint: Springer
2. Springer Singapore, 2016. 
Description  XVI, 452 p. 103 illus., 40 illus. in color : online resource 
Abstract Note  This interdisciplinary work on condensed matter physics, the continuum mechanics of novel materials, and partial differential equations, discusses the mathematical theory of elasticity and hydrodynamics of quasicrystals, as well as its applications. By establishing new partial differential equations of higher order and their solutions under complicated boundary value and initial value conditions, the theories developed here dramatically simplify the solution of complex elasticity problems. Comprehensive and detailed mathematical derivations guide readers through the work. By combining theoretical analysis and experimental data, mathematical studies and practical applications, readers will gain a systematic, comprehensive and indepth understanding of condensed matter physics, new continuum mechanics and applied mathematics. This new edition covers the latest developments in quasicrystal studies. In particular, it pays special attention to the hydrodynamics, softmatter quasicrystals, and the Poisson bracket method and its application in deriving hydrodynamic equations. These new sections make the book an even more useful and comprehensive reference guide for researchers working in Condensed Matter Physics, Chemistry and Materials Science 
ISBN,Price  9789811019845 
Keyword(s)  1. Amorphous substances
2. Characterization and Evaluation of Materials
3. Complex fluids
4. EBOOK
5. EBOOK  SPRINGER
6. MATERIALS SCIENCE
7. Mathematical Applications in the Physical Sciences
8. MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS
9. MECHANICS
10. Mechanics, Applied
11. Soft and Granular Matter, Complex Fluids and Microfluidics
12. Solid Mechanics
13. SOLID STATE PHYSICS

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Title  From Newton to Mandelbrot : A Primer in Theoretical Physics 
Author(s)  Stauffer, Dietrich;Stanley, H. Eugene;Lesne, Annick 
Publication  Berlin, Heidelberg, 1. Imprint: Springer
2. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2017. 
Description  XIV, 270 p. 84 illus : online resource 
Abstract Note  This textbook takes the reader on a tour of the most important landmarks of theoretical physics: classical, quantum, and statistical mechanics, relativity, electrodynamics, as well as the most modern and exciting of all: elementary particles and the physics of fractals. The second edition has been supplemented with a new chapter devoted to concise though complete presentation of dynamical systems, bifurcations and chaos theory. The treatment is confined to the essentials of each area, presenting all the central concepts and equations at an accessible level. Chapters 1 to 4 contain the standard material of courses in theoretical physics and are supposed to accompany lectures at the university; thus they are rather condensed. They are supposed to fill one year of teaching. Chapters 5 and 6, in contrast, are written less condensed since this material may not be part of standard lectures and thus could be studied without the help of a university teacher. An appendix on elementary particles lies somewhere in between: It could be a summary of a much more detailed course, or studied without such a course. Illustrations and numerous problems round off this unusual textbook. It will ideally accompany the students all along their course in theoretical physics and prove indispensable in preparing and revising the exams. It is also suited as a reference for teachers or scientists from other disciplines who are interested in the topic 
ISBN,Price  9783662536858 
Keyword(s)  1. CLASSICAL ELECTRODYNAMICS
2. CLASSICAL MECHANICS
3. COMPLEX SYSTEMS
4. DYNAMICAL SYSTEMS
5. EBOOK
6. EBOOK  SPRINGER
7. ELECTRODYNAMICS
8. Elementary particles (Physics)
9. Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory
10. MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS
11. MECHANICS
12. OPTICS
13. QUANTUM FIELD THEORY
14. SOLID STATE PHYSICS
15. STATISTICAL PHYSICS
16. Theoretical, Mathematical and Computational Physics

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Title  Pohl's Introduction to Physics : Volume 1: Mechanics, Acoustics and Thermodynamics 
Author(s)  L??ders, Klaus;Pohl, Robert O 
Publication  Cham, 1. Imprint: Springer
2. Springer International Publishing, 2017. 
Description  XXVII, 525 p. 509 illus : online resource 
Abstract Note  This classic textbook on experimental physics, written by Robert W. Pohl to accompany his famous lecture courses, served generations of physics and other science majors, not only in his native Germany, and was for many years a standard textbook. Pohl's lucid and memorable style and his consistent use of vivid demonstration experiments made his textbooks unique in their time. This completely revised and updated modern edition retains his style and clarity in an uptodate format. The accompanying videos document the original demonstrations and add many modern touches, bringing to life the numerous illustrations in the book and providing an instructive and motivating complement to the text. They are linked to the corresponding topics in the text and can be accessed directly online from the ebook version. Volume 1 covers elementary mechanics, acoustics (vibrations and waves) and thermodynamics. The exercises provide an aid to understanding the material as well as complementary information. This book addresses students of physics and of other natural sciences and engineering, but also teachers and lecturers, who will profit from Pohl's many demonstration experiments, and other interested readers who want to gain an understanding of the fundamentals of physics from an experimental viewpoint 
ISBN,Price  9783319400464 
Keyword(s)  1. ACOUSTICS
2. CLASSICAL MECHANICS
3. EBOOK
4. EBOOK  SPRINGER
5. MECHANICS
6. THERMODYNAMICS

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Title  Lectures on the Mathematics of Quantum Mechanics II: Selected Topics 
Author(s)  Dell'Antonio, Gianfausto 
Publication  Paris, 1. Atlantis Press
2. Imprint: Atlantis Press, 2016. 
Description  XIX, 381 p : online resource 
Abstract Note  The first volume (General Theory) differs from most textbooks as it emphasizes the mathematical structure and mathematical rigor, while being adapted to the teaching the first semester of an advanced course in Quantum Mechanics (the content of the book are the lectures of courses actually delivered.). It differs also from the very few texts in Quantum Mechanics that give emphasis to the mathematical aspects because this book, being written as Lecture Notes, has the structure of lectures delivered in a course, namely introduction of the problem, outline of the relevant points, mathematical tools needed, theorems, proofs. This makes this book particularly useful for selfstudy and for instructors in the preparation of a second course in Quantum Mechanics (after a first basic course). With some minor additions it can be used also as a basis of a first course in Quantum Mechanics for students in mathematics curricula. The second part (Selected Topics) are lecture notes of a more advanced course aimed at giving the basic notions necessary to do research in several areas of mathematical physics connected with quantum mechanics, from solid state to singular interactions, many body theory, semiclassical analysis, quantum statistical mechanics. The structure of this book is suitable for a secondsemester course, in which the lectures are meant to provide, in addition to theorems and proofs, an overview of a more specific subject and hints to the direction of research. In this respect and for the width of subjects this second volume differs from other monographs on Quantum Mechanics. The second volume can be useful for students who want to have a basic preparation for doing research and for instructors who may want to use it as a basis for the presentation of selected topics 
ISBN,Price  9789462391154 
Keyword(s)  1. CLASSICAL MECHANICS
2. EBOOK
3. EBOOK  SPRINGER
4. MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS
5. MECHANICS
6. QUANTUM PHYSICS

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