By Muhammad Sahimi
During this general reference of the sphere, theoretical and experimental techniques to movement, hydrodynamic dispersion, and miscible displacements in porous media and fractured rock are thought of. assorted techniques are mentioned and contrasted with one another. the 1st strategy relies at the classical equations of movement and delivery, referred to as 'continuum models'. the second one procedure is predicated on glossy equipment of statistical physics of disordered media; that's, on 'discrete models', that have turn into more and more renowned during the last 15 years. The ebook is exclusive in its scope, considering that (1) there's presently no booklet that compares the 2 methods, and covers all very important points of porous media difficulties; and (2) contains dialogue of fractured rocks, which thus far has been handled as a separate subject.
parts of the booklet will be appropriate for a complicated undergraduate path. The e-book could be excellent for graduate classes at the topic, and will be utilized by chemical, petroleum, civil, environmental engineers, and geologists, in addition to physicists, utilized physicist and allied scientists that care for numerous porous media difficulties.
By M. L. Ge, C. N. Yang
By Gerd Baumann (auth.)
Mathematica for Theoretical Physics:
Classical Mechanics and Nonlinear Dynamics
This moment version of Baumann's Mathematica® in Theoretical Physics indicates readers tips to remedy actual difficulties and take care of their underlying theoretical ideas whereas utilizing Mathematica® to derive numeric and symbolic options. each one instance and calculation should be evaluated through the reader, and the reader can swap the instance calculations and undertake the given code to similar or related difficulties.
The moment version has been thoroughly revised and increased into volumes:
The first quantity covers classical mechanics and nonlinear dynamics. either themes are the foundation of a standard mechanics path. the second one quantity covers electrodynamics, quantum mechanics, relativity, and fractals and fractional calculus.
New examples were extra and the illustration has been remodeled to supply a extra interactive problem-solving presentation. This booklet can be utilized as a textbook or as a reference paintings, via scholars and researchers alike. a short word list of phrases and capabilities is inside the appendices.
The examples given within the textual content is also interactively used and adjusted for the reader’s purposes.
The writer, Gerd Baumann, is affiliated with the Mathematical Physics department of the college of Ulm, Germany, the place he's professor. he's the writer of Symmetry research of Differential Equations with Mathematica®. Dr. Baumann has given various invited talks at universities and alike. He frequently hosts seminars and lectures on symbolic computing on the collage of Ulm and at TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITÄT MÜNCHEN (TUM), Munich.
By Alessandra Celletti (Author), Ettore Perozzi (Author)
The purpose of this booklet is to illustrate to a much broader viewers, in addition to to a extra expert viewers, the numerous attention-grabbing elements of contemporary celestial mechanics. It units out to do that with no using arithmetic. After giving the reader the technical instruments wanted for a uncomplicated knowing of the underlying actual phenomena (using simply easy mathematics), evidence and figures are supplied on old occasions, smooth discoveries and destiny purposes. Contents are divided into significant themes the place the 3 "souls" of contemporary celestial mechanics (dynamical platforms, sunlight approach and stellar platforms, spaceflight dynamics) play an important position.
By Chung K. Law
Long ago a number of a long time, combustion has developed from a systematic self-discipline that used to be mostly empirical to 1 that's quantitative and predictive. those advances are characterised by means of the canonical formula of the theoretical origin; the robust interaction among concept, test, and computation; and the unified description of the jobs of fluid mechanics and chemical kinetics. This graduate-level textual content comprises those advances in a finished therapy of the elemental ideas of combustion physics. The presentation emphasizes analytical talent and actual perception, with the previous accomplished via whole, even though abbreviated, derivations at diverse degrees of rigor, and the latter via actual interpretations of analytical recommendations, experimental observations, and computational simulations. workouts are in general derivation in nature in an effort to extra develop the student's mastery of the idea. Implications of the elemental wisdom won herein on functional phenomena are mentioned at any time when applicable. those distinguishing positive aspects offer an excellent beginning for an educational application in combustion technological know-how and engineering.
By Sushil Bhandari
This paintings presents precise information regarding fabrics wanted for undertaking blasting operations corresponding to explosives and comparable add-ons, figuring out of the method of fragmentation, a number of recommendations, layout equipment, and purposes together with environmental points.
By John W. Rudnicki
A concise introductory direction textual content on continuum mechanics
Fundamentals of Continuum Mechanics specializes in the basics of the topic and offers the history for formula of numerical equipment for big deformations and a variety of fabric behaviours. It goals to supply the rules for extra research, not only of those matters, but in addition the formulations for far extra advanced fabric behaviour and their implementation computationally.
This e-book is split into five elements, masking mathematical preliminaries, tension, movement and deformation, stability of mass, momentum and effort, and excellent constitutive kinfolk and is an acceptable textbook for introductory graduate classes for college kids in mechanical and civil engineering, in addition to these learning fabric technology, geology and geophysics and biomechanics.
- A concise introductory direction textual content on continuum mechanics
- Covers the basics of continuum mechanics
- Uses glossy tensor notation
- Contains difficulties and followed via a better half webhosting solutions
- Suitable as a textbook for introductory graduate classes for college kids in mechanical and civil engineering
By Robert J. Lewis-Swan
This thesis offers a theoretical research into the construction and exploitation of quantum correlations and entanglement between ultracold atoms. particularly, it makes a speciality of those non-classical results in contexts: (i) assessments of neighborhood realism with big debris, e.g., violations of a Bell inequality and the EPR paradox, and (ii) cognizance of quantum expertise by way of exploitation of entanglement, for instance quantum-enhanced metrology. specifically, the paintings awarded during this thesis emphasizes the potential for demonstrating and characterizing entanglement in practical experiments, past the straightforward “toy-models” frequently mentioned within the literature. the significance and relevance of this thesis are mirrored in a spate of modern guides concerning experimental demonstrations of the atomic Hong-Ou-Mandel impact, remark of EPR entanglement with gigantic debris and an illustration of an atomic SU(1,1) interferometer. With a separate bankruptcy on every one of those structures, this thesis is on the leading edge of present examine in ultracold atomic physics.