New Physics Acquisitions

Materials below were selected by George Fox library and teaching faculty during the 2015-16 academic year.
 

Subject Areas:

Religions, Mythology, Rationalism

Man and the universe : A Study of the Influence of the Advance in Scientific Knowledge upon our Understanding of Christianity

Lodge, Sir Oliver.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
Christianity--20th century; Christianity; Immortality; Religion and science; 1900-1999

Recreation, Leisure

Fight like a physicist : the incredible science behind martial arts

Thalken, Jason.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Martial arts--Physiological aspects; Physics--Physiological aspects; Sports sciences; Self-defense--Physiological aspects; Sports--Physiological aspects; SPORTS & RECREATION / Martial Arts & Self-Defense; SOCIAL SCIENCE / Violence in Society

Industries, Land Use, Labor

Advances in bioenergy : the sustainability challenge

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
Biomass energy; Sustainability

Science (General)

The science of everyday life : why teapots dribble, toast burns and light bulbs shine

Jopson, Marty, author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Science--Popular works; Physics--Popular works; Chemistry--Popular works; Chemistry; Physics; Science; Popular works

It started with Copernicus : vital questions about science

Parsons, Keith M., 1952-

Format: Print Book

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Science--Philosophy--History; Constructive realism; Science--Methodology; Science--Philosophy; Naturwissenschaften; Philosophie; History

Astronomy

The cosmic web : mysterious architecture of the universe

Gott, J. Richard.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
Gott, J Richard; Astronomers--Biography; Astronomy--History; Cosmology; Kosmologie; Galaxienhaufen; Superhaufen; Dunkle Energie; Hintergrundstrahlung; Biographies

The new cosmos : answering astronomys big questions

Eicher, David J., 1961-

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Astronomy; Cosmology

Encyclopedia of the solar system

Format: Print Book

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Solar system--Encyclopedias; Solar system; Encyclopedias

Origins : the scientific story of creation

Baggott, J. E.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Astronomy--Philosophy; Beginning; Cosmography; Cosmology; Life--Origin; Origin of the Solar system; SCIENCE--Astronomy; Solar system--Origin; Solar system; Universe

Physics

The hope and vision of J Robert Oppenheimer

Day, Michael author. (Michael A.),

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
Oppenheimer, J Robert,--1904-1967; Philosophy, Modern--20th century; Physicists--United States--Biography; Nuclear nonproliferation--International cooperation; Philosophy, Modern; Physicists; United States; 1900 - 1999; Biography

Molecules : the elements and the architecture of everything

Gray, Theodore W., author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Molecular structure; Molecules; Molekül; Molekülstruktur

Disruptive : rewriting the rules of physics

Bryant, Steven B., author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
General relativity (Physics); Physics; Physics--Philosophy

Path integrals for pedestrians

Gozzi, Ennio, author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
Mechanics; Path integrals; Quantum theory

Toward a new dimension : exploring the nanoscale

Marcovich, Anne, author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Nanoscience; Nanotechnology; Nanowissenschaften; Nanotechnologie; Erkenntnistheorie

Light : a radiant history from creation to the quantum age

Watson, Bruce, 1953- author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
Light--History; Optics--History; Light; Light--Philosophy; Optics; History

Holograms : a cultural history

Johnston, Sean, 1956- author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2016

Subjects:
Holography--History; Holography; Hologramm; Kultur; Kunst; Holographie; History

Physics : a short history, from quintessence to quarks

Heilbron, J. L., author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Physics--History; Physics; History

New theories and predictions on the ozone hole and climate change

Lu, Qing-Bin.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Chlorofluorocarbons--Environmental aspects; Climatic changes; Global warming; Ozone layer depletion; Ozonloch; Klimaänderung

Chemistry

The basics of crystallography and diffraction

Hammond, C. 1942- (Christopher),

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Crystallography; X-ray crystallography; Kristallographie; Röntgenkristallographie; Diffraktometrie

Physiology

Life on the edge : the coming of age of quantum biology

McFadden, Johnjoe, author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2014

Subjects:
Quantum Theory; Life; Biophysical Phenomena; Biological Phenomena; Biochemistry; Physics; Quantum theory; Biology; Life cycles (Biology); Quantum biochemistry

Electrical engineering, Electronics, Nuclear engineering

The art of electronics

Horowitz, Paul, 1942- author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Electronic circuit design; Electronics

Chemical technology

Small-scale rural biogas programmes : a handbook

Fulford, David, author.

Format: Print Book

Date: 2015

Subjects:
Small power production facilities--Handbooks, manuals, etc; Biofuels; Biogas; Small power production facilities; Handbooks; Handbooks and manuals