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Incomplete Nature: How Mind ... - Terrence W. Deacon

Incomplete Nature: How Mind ...Terrence W. Deacon

A radical new explanation of how life and consciousness emerge from physics and chemistry.As physicists work toward completing a theory of the universe and biologists unravel the molecular complexity of life, a glaring incompleteness in thi… more

Incomplete Nature: How Mind Emerged from Matter
Terrence W. Deacon
W. W. Norton & Company , English
Treatise on Thermodynamics (... - Max Planck

Treatise on Thermodynamics (...Max Planck

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This classic by the Nobel Laureate is still recognized as one of the best introductions to thermodynamics. A model of conciseness and clarity, it covers fundamental facts and definitions, first and second fundamental principles of thermodyn… more

Treatise on Thermodynamics (Dover Books on Physics)
Max Planck
Dover Publications , English
Fundamentals of Engineering ... - Michael J. Moran, Howard N. Shapiro

Fundamentals of Engineering ...Michael J. Moran, Howard N. Shapiro

Now in a Sixth Edition, Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics maintains its engaging, readable style while presenting a broader range of applications that motivate student understanding of core thermodynamics concepts. This leading tex… more

Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics
Michael J. Moran, Howard N. Shapiro
Wiley , English
How Things Work: The Physics... - Louis A. Bloomfield

How Things Work: The Physics...Louis A. Bloomfield

How Things Work uses familiar objects to introduce basic physics concepts, demonstrating the excitement and relevance to professionals in a variety of technical fields. Because its structure is defined by real-life examples, this book explo… more

How Things Work: The Physics of Everyday Life
Louis A. Bloomfield
Wiley , English
Molecular Aggregation: Struc... - Angelo Gavezzotti

Molecular Aggregation: Struc...Angelo Gavezzotti

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This book is divided in two parts. Part I provides a brief but accurate summary of all the basic ideas, theories, methods, and conspicuous results of structure analysis and molecular modelling of the condensed phases of organic compounds: q… more

Molecular Aggregation: Structure Analysis and Molecular Simulation of Crystals and Liquids (International Union of Crystallography Monographs on Crystallography)
Angelo Gavezzotti
Oxford University Press, USA , English
An Introduction to Aspects o... - Eugene Machlin

An Introduction to Aspects o...Eugene Machlin

This book is based on a set of notes developed over many years for an introductory course taught to seniors and entering graduate students in materials science. An Introduction to Aspects of Thermodynamics and Kinetics Relevant to Materials… more

An Introduction to Aspects of Thermodynamics and Kinetics Relevant to Materials Science: 3rd Edition
Eugene Machlin
Elsevier Science , English
CK-12 Chemistry - CK-12 Foundation

CK-12 ChemistryCK-12 Foundation

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CK-12 Chemistry covers Matter, Atomic Structure; The Elements and Their Properties; Stoichiometry; Chemical Kinetics; Physical States of Matter; Thermodynamics; Nuclear Chemistry; and Organic Chemistry.

CK-12 Chemistry
CK-12 Foundation
CK-12 Foundation , English
Physics Meets Philosophy at ... -

Physics Meets Philosophy at ...

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The greatest challenge in fundamental physics attempts to reconcile quantum mechanics and general relativity in a theory of “quantum gravity.” The project suggests a profound revision of the notions of space, time and matter. It has become… more

Physics Meets Philosophy at the Planck Scale: Contemporary Theories in Quantum Gravity
Cambridge University Press , English


This book is an attempt to get to the bottom of an acute and perennial tension between our best scientific pictures of the fundamental physical structure of the world and our everyday empirical experience of it. The trouble is about the di… more

Harvard University Press , English
Thermodynamics, Statistical ... - Philip  Reid

Thermodynamics, Statistical ...Philip Reid

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book.Engel and Reid’s Thermodynamics, Statistical Thermodynamics, and Kinetics gives stude… more

Thermodynamics, Statistical Thermodynamics, & Kinetics (3rd Edition)
Philip Reid
Prentice Hall , English
A Farewell to Entropy:Statis... - Arieh Ben-Naim

A Farewell to Entropy:Statis...Arieh Ben-Naim

The principal message of this book is that thermodynamics and statistical mechanics will benefit from replacing the unfortunate, misleading and mysterious term “entropy” with a more familiar, meaningful and appropriate term such as informat… more

A Farewell to Entropy:Statistical Thermodynamics Based on Information
Arieh Ben-Naim
WSPC , English
Mechanics of Fluids - Uche Oteh

Mechanics of FluidsUche Oteh

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This book is presented to achieve a purpose – the understanding of fluid mechanics. It guarantees that an engineering student can study it and understand the subject of engineering thermodynamics without any further aid. The primary require… more

Mechanics of Fluids
Uche Oteh
Zencon Languages , English
Nonequilibrium Nondissipativ... - Ji-Tao Wang

Nonequilibrium Nondissipativ...Ji-Tao Wang

This book introduces a new and successful concept for thermodynamics: nonequilibrium phase diagrams. This concept has been successfully applied to diamond synthesis. The book goes on to demonstrate how these diagrams lead to a complete new … more

Nonequilibrium Nondissipative Thermodynamics: With Application to Low-Pressure Diamond Synthesis: v. 68 (Springer Series in Chemical Physics)
Ji-Tao Wang
Springer , English
Entropy Demystified:The Seco... - Arieh Ben-Naim

Entropy Demystified:The Seco...Arieh Ben-Naim

In this unique book, the reader is invited to experience the joy of appreciating something which has eluded understanding for many years — entropy and the Second Law of Thermodynamics. The book has a two-pronged message: first, that the sec… more

Entropy Demystified:The Second Law Reduced to Plain Common Sense Revised Edition
Arieh Ben-Naim
WSPC , English
Why Intelligent Design Fails... - Taner Edis, Matt Young

Why Intelligent Design Fails...Taner Edis, Matt Young

Is Darwinian evolution established fact, or a dogma ready to be overtaken by the next scientific revolution? The intelligent design movement argues the latter.Why Intelligent Design Fails assembles a team of physicists, biologists, compute… more

Why Intelligent Design Fails: A Scientific Critique of the New Creationism
Taner Edis, Matt Young
Rutgers University Press , English


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Singularity is real. By virtue of second law of thermodynamics it is inevitable. In the absence of Truth it creates fear. In thermodynamics it emerged as “Heat Death” of the universe. In General Relativity it emerged as the point to which a… more

John Paily
Grace New Age Research , English
Statistical Physics: Volume 5 - L D Landau, E.M. Lifshitz

Statistical Physics: Volume 5L D Landau, E.M. Lifshitz

A lucid presentation of statistical physics and thermodynamics which develops from the general principles to give a large number of applications of the theory.

Statistical Physics: Volume 5
L D Landau, E.M. Lifshitz
Butterworth-Heinemann , English
Forces in Physics: A Histori... - Steven N. Shore

Forces in Physics: A Histori...Steven N. Shore

Force is one of the most elementary concepts that must be understood in order to understand modern science; it is discussed extensively in textbooks at all levels and is a requirement in most science guidelines. It is also one of the most c… more

Forces in Physics: A Historical Perspective (Greenwood Guides to Great Ideas in Science)
Steven N. Shore
Greenwood , English
Thermodynamics (Dover Books ... - Enrico Fermi

Thermodynamics (Dover Books ...Enrico Fermi

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In this classic of modern science, the Nobel Laureate presents a clear treatment of systems, the First and Second Laws of Thermodynamics, entropy, thermodynamic potentials, and much more. Calculus required.

Thermodynamics (Dover Books on Physics)
Enrico Fermi
Dover Publications , English
The Thermodynamics of Chroma... - Raymond P.W. Scott

The Thermodynamics of Chroma...Raymond P.W. Scott

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The Thermodynamics of Chromatography is a concise presentation of the essentials of a thermodynamic treatment of the processes involved in elution chromatography and will be of great value and interest to chromatographers, analytical scient… more

The Thermodynamics of Chromatography (Chrom Ed Series)
Raymond P.W. Scott
Integritext UK , English