James Gillies reviews in 2001 Against the Donning of the Gown by Galileo Galilei in 1590.
This is a festschrift for the 80th birthday of a physicist whose non-conformist political and scientific views have made his long life a continual uphill struggle.
A Yessin reviews in 2001 A Alikhanian: Essays, Recollections, Documents.
Ben Segal reviews in 2000 How the Web was Born.
High Energy Physics 99: Proceedings of the International Europhysics Conference on High Energy Physics, Tampere, Finland, 15-21 July 1999
This volume contains the 18 invited plenary presentations and 250 contributions to parallel sessions presented at the conference.
World Scientific's series on 20th century physics includes scientific anthologies about many famous figures and/or edited by many authoritative names.
This compact textbook provides an introduction to spinors and examples of their application in general relativity and gauge theories.
This textbook provides a useful summary of the relevant physics and an objective overview of the possible systems that could allow and contain thermonuclear fusion.
A further volume in World Scientific's series Synchrotron Radiation Techniques and Applications, this provides much general coverage of the theory of charged particle transport, synchrotron radiat...
XIX International Symposium on Lepton and Photon Interactions at High Energies, Stanford, California, 9-14 August 1999
Proceedings of the meeting which traditionally includes only plenary sessions.