IOP Concise Physics

From Astronomy to Quantum Computing, Concise Physics publishes short texts in over 30 distinct areas of physics. These books provide readers with a snapshot of current research, an introduction to key principles, a look back at historical events and people, and even delve into issues surrounding effective teaching methods. These books are aimed at researchers, students, teachers, and anyone interested in physics at all levels. The books are available for individuals in print and e-book format on this site.

Purchasing for libraries is available through the IOP at their web site: IOP Concise Physics.



Nanoscopic Electrofocusing for Bio-Nanoelectronic Devices Nanoscopic Electrofocusing for Bio-Nanoelectronic Devices
Michael R Hamblin, Shanmugamurthy Lakshmanan
The ability to arrange precisely designed patterns of nanoparticles into a desired spatial configuration is the key to creating novel nanoscale devices that take advantages of the unique properties of nanomaterials. While two-dimensional arrays of na...
Publication Date: February 13, 2015

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SMath for Physics SMath for Physics
Bernard V. Liengme
SMath is a free mathematical notebook program similar to Mathcad that provides many options for studying and solving complex mathematical equations. This book is a primer providing a concise but thorough introduction that keeps physics at a fairly lo...
Publication Date: March 15, 2015

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Quantitative Core Level Photoelectron Spectroscopy Quantitative Core Level Photoelectron Spectroscopy
Juan A Colon Santana
This book introduces the reader to the concepts and instrumentation that emerge in an experimental approach to the photoemission process. The basic elements implemented for the technique are discussed and the geometry of the instrumentation is explai...
Publication Date: February 13, 2015

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Skin Photoaging Skin Photoaging
Rui Yin, Qiquan Chen, Michael R. Hamblin
This book focuses on skin photoaging, the premature aging of skin due to environmental effects such as exposure to UV (UVA, UVB) radiation from the sun. Slowing the aging process and rejuvenation have been one of the major goals of medicine and are i...
Publication Date: March 20, 2015

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Visual Astronomy Visual Astronomy
Panos Photinos,
Visual Astronomy introduces the basics of observational astronomy, a fundamentally limitless opportunity to learn about the universe with your unaided eyes or with tools such as binoculars, telescopes, and cameras. The easy to use book explai...
Publication Date: 04/01/2015

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The Everyday Physics of Hearing and Vision The Everyday Physics of Hearing and Vision
Benjamin de Mayo,
Humans receive the vast majority of sensory perception through the eyes and ears. This non-technical book examines the everyday physics behind hearing and vision to help readers understand more about themselves and their physical environment. It be...
Publication Date: 04/01/2015

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Advanced Tokamak Stability Theory Advanced Tokamak Stability Theory
Linjin Zheng
This book describes the advanced stability theories for magnetically confined fusion plasmas, especially in tokamaks. As the fusion plasma sciences advance, the gap between the textbooks and cutting-edge researches gradually develops. This book fills...
Publication Date: 04/01/2015

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Skin Aging and Photoaging Mechanisms Skin Aging and Photoaging Mechanisms
Rui Yin, Qiquan Chen, Michael R. Hamblin,
This book focuses on skin photoaging, the premature aging of skin due to environmental effects such as exposure to UV (UVA, UVB) radiation from the sun. Slowing the aging process and rejuvenation have been one of the major goals of medicine and are i...
Publication Date: 04/01/2014

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Relativity, Symmetry and the Structure of the Quantum Theory Relativity, Symmetry and the Structure of the Quantum Theory
William Klink, Sujeev Wickramasekara
Quantum theory is one of the most successful of all physical theories. Our everyday world is dominated by devices that function because of knowledge of the quantum world. Yet many, physicists and non-physicists alike, find the theory which explains t...
Publication Date: 04/01/2014

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3D Scientific Visualization with Blender 3D Scientific Visualization with Blender
Brian R. Kent,
This is the first book written on using Blender (an open-source visualization suite widely used in the entertainment and gaming industries) for scientific visualization. It is a practical and interesting introduction to Blender for understanding key...
Publication Date: 04/01/2015

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Classical Theory of Free-Electron Lasers Classical Theory of Free-Electron Lasers
Eric B Szarmes,
This textbook focuses on the fully classical theory of FELs with application to FEL oscillators and develops the fundamentals of FEL theory in sufficient depth to provide both a solid understanding of FEL physics and a solid background for research i...
Publication Date: 12/01/2014

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Analysis of Alkali Metal Diatomic Spectra Analysis of Alkali Metal Diatomic Spectra
Jin-Tae Kim, Bongsoo Kim, William C. Stwalley,
This book illustrates the complementarity of molecular beam (MB) spectra and ultracold molecule (UM) spectra in unraveling the complex electronic spectra of diatomic alkali metal molecules, using KRb as a prime example. Researchers interested in mole...
Publication Date: 12/01/2014

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Liquid Crystals through Experiments Liquid Crystals through Experiments
Mojca Cepic,
Physics teachers often find it difficult to teach new advances in research to their students at the high school and undergraduate level. This book will help bring the new, scientifically interesting and active research topic of liquid crystals into ...
Publication Date: 12/01/2014

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The Tao of Microelectronics The Tao of Microelectronics
Yumin Zhang ,
Microelectronics is a challenging course to many undergraduate students and is often described as very messy. Before taking this course, all the students have learned circuit analysis, where basically all the problems can be solved by applying Kirchh...
Publication Date: 12/01/2014

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From Newton to Einstein From Newton to Einstein
F. Todd Baker,
From Newton to Einstein is a book devoted to classical mechanics. "Classical" here includes the theory of special relativity as well because, as argued in the book, it is essentially Newtonian mechanics extended to very high speeds. This information ...
Publication Date: 12/01/2014

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Introduction to the Physics of the Cryosphere Introduction to the Physics of the Cryosphere
Melody Sandells, Daniela Flocco,
The cryosphere encompasses all regions that experience water in ice form for some portion of the year. Frozen soil, permafrost, snow, glaciers, ice sheets and shelves, and river, lake and sea ice are all parts of Earth's cryosphere. Knowledge of th...
Publication Date: 11/01/2014

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Modelling Physics with Microsoft Excel Modelling Physics with Microsoft Excel
Bernard V Liengme,
The purpose of this work is to show some of the ways in which Microsoft Excel may be used to solve numerical problems in the field of physics. But why use Excel in the first place? Certainly Excel is never going to out-perform the wonderful symbolic ...
Publication Date: 10/01/2014

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Molecular Photophysics and Spectroscopy Molecular Photophysics and Spectroscopy
David L Andrews
This book aims to provide a fresh, photon-based description of modern molecular spectroscopy and photophysics, with applications that are drawn from across the breadth of chemistry, biology, physics and materials science, including recent development...
Publication Date: 09/01/2014

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Advances in Thermodynamics of the van der Waals Fluid Advances in Thermodynamics of the van der Waals Fluid
David C Johnston
The van der Waals mean-field theory of fluids was formulated by Johannes Diderik van der Waals in 1873 and augmented by Maxwell in 1875. It is the first theory that predict...
Publication Date: 09/01/2014

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Advanced Solid State Theory Advanced Solid State Theory
Thomas Pruschke
This book will introduce advanced concepts and topics of solid-state theory. To this end we need a tool box that enables us to treat electron-electron interactions, and possibly also electron-phonon or phonon-phonon interactions in some well-defined,...
Publication Date: 07/01/2014

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