Best Sellers: Physics, November 21, 2013

February 2013 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

  1. Robert Oppenheimer: A Life Inside the Center
    Monk, Ray
    2012. ISBN 9780385504072. $37.50
  2. A Palette of Particles
    Bernstein, Jeremy
    Belknap: Harvard University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780674072510. $18.95
  3. The Quantum Divide: Why Schrödinger’s Cat Is Either Dead or Alive
    Gerry, Christopher C.
    Oxford University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780199666560. $44.95
  4. Quantum Concepts in Physics: An Alternative Approach to the Understanding of Quantum Mechanics
    Longair, Malcolm
    Cambridge University Press
    2013. ISBN 9781107017092. $70
  5. Quantum Computing Since Democritus
    Aaronson, Scott
    Cambridge University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780521199568. $39.99
  6. Maverick Genius: The Pioneering Odyssey of Freeman Dyson
    Schewe, Phillip F.
    St. Martin’s Press
    2013. ISBN 9780312642358. $27.99
  7. A Piece of the Sun: The Quest for Fusion Energy
    Clery, Daniel
    2013. ISBN 9781468304930. $27.95
  8. The Wave Function: Essays on the Metaphysics of Quantum Mechanics
    Ney, Alyssa
    Oxford University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780199790807. $99
  9. Tychomancy: Inferring Probability from Causal Structure
    Strevens, Michael
    Harvard University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780674073111. $39.95
  10. The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Physics
    Batterman, Robert
    Oxford University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780195392043. $150
  11. Probing the Sky with Radio Waves: From Wireless Technology to the Development of Atmospheric Science
    Chen-Pang Yeang
    University of Chicago Press
    2013. ISBN 9780226015194. $60
  12. The Electron Glass
    Pollak, M.
    Cambridge University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780521195522. $99
  13. Fragmentation Processes: Topics in Atomic and Molecular Physics
    Whelan, Colm T.
    Cambridge University Press
    2013. ISBN 9781107007444. $140
  14. Polarons
    Emin, David
    Cambridge University Press
    2013. ISBN 9780521519069. $110
  15. Mathematics of Quantization and Quantum Fields
    Dereziński, Jan
    Cambridge University Press
    2013. ISBN 9781107011113. $140
  16. Bankrupting Physics: How Today’s Top Scientists Are Gambling Away Their Credibility
    Unzicker, Alexander
    Palgrave Macmillan
    2013. ISBN 9781137278234. $28
  17. Erwin Schrödinger and the Quantum Revolution
    Gribbin, John
    John Wiley
    2013. ISBN 9781118299265. $27.95
  18. Farewell to Reality: How Modern Physics Has Betrayed the Search for Scientific Truth
    Baggott, Jim
    Pegasus Books
    2013. ISBN 9781605984728. $26.95
  19. The First Atomic Age: Scientists, Radiations, and the American Public, 1895–1945
    Lavine, Matthew
    Palgrave Macmillan
    2013. ISBN 9781137307217. $85
  20. Andrei Sakharov: Quarks and the Structure of Matter
    Lipkin, Harry J.
    World Scientific
    2013. ISBN 9789814407410. $14
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