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Tensor Network States and Effective Particles for Low-Dimensional Quantum Spin Systems by Laurens Vanderstraeten Tensor Network States and Effective Particles for Low-Dimensional Quantum Spin Systems

This thesis develops new techniques for simulating the low-energy behaviour of quantum spin systems in one and two dimensions. Combining these developments, it subsequently uses the formalism of tensor network states to derive an effective particle description for one- and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/09/2017

Exploring Quantum Foundations with Single Photons by Martin Ringbauer Exploring Quantum Foundations with Single Photons

This thesis uses high-precision single-photon experiments to shed new light on the role of reality, causality, and uncertainty in quantum mechanics. It provides a comprehensive introduction to the current understanding of quantum foundations and details three influential experiments that significantly...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Surfing the Quantum World by Frank S. (Professor Emeritus, Brown University) Levin Surfing the Quantum World
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The ideas and phenomena of the quantum world are strikingly unlike those encountered in our visual world. This book shows why and how this is so via a gentle introduction to the principles of quantum theory. It is used to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Cracking Quantum Physics by Brian (Author) Clegg Cracking Quantum Physics

An accessible, comprehensive and fully illustrated guide to the fascinating field of Quantum Physics.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Quantum Fields From the Hubble to the Planck Scale by Michael (Professor of Physics, Norwegian University of Science and Technology) Kachelriess Quantum Fields From the Hubble to the Planck Scale
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Introduces quantum field theory together with its most important applications to cosmology and astroparticle physics in a coherent framework. Applications such as topological defects, phase transitions, dark matter, external gravitational fields, and black holes help students to bridge the gap...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

The Development of Elementary Quantum Theory by Herbert Capellmann The Development of Elementary Quantum Theory

This book traces the evolution of the ideas that eventually resulted in the elementary quantum theory in 1925/26. Further, it discusses the essential differences between the fundamental equations of Quantum Theory derived by Born and Jordan, logically comprising Quantum Mechanics...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/09/2017

Numerical Methods for Time-Resolved Quantum Nanoelectronics by Joseph Weston Numerical Methods for Time-Resolved Quantum Nanoelectronics

This thesis develops novel numerical techniques for simulating quantum transport in the time domain and applies them to pertinent physical systems such as flying qubits in electronic interferometers and superconductor/semiconductor junctions hosting Majorana bound states (the key ingredient for topological...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

Search for Flavor-Changing Neutral Current Top Quark Decays t ?  Hq, with H ?  bb? , in pp Collisions at ? s = 8 TeV with the ATLAS Detector by Shota Tsiskaridze Search for Flavor-Changing Neutral Current Top Quark Decays t ? Hq, with H ? bb? , in pp Collisions at ? s = 8 TeV with the ATLAS Detector

This PhD thesis focuses on the search for flavor-changing neutral currents in the decay of a top quark to an up-type quark (q = u, c) and the Standard Model Higgs boson, where the Higgs boson decays to bb. Further,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2017

Search for Sterile Neutrinos with the MINOS Long-Baseline Experiment by Ashley Michael Timmons Search for Sterile Neutrinos with the MINOS Long-Baseline Experiment

This thesis highlights data from MINOS, a long-baseline accelerator neutrino experiment, and details one of the most sensitive searches for the sterile neutrino ever made. Further, it presents a new analysis paradigm to enable this measurement and a comprehensive study...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/09/2017

Effective Field Theories for Heavy Majorana Neutrinos in a Thermal Bath by Simone Biondini Effective Field Theories for Heavy Majorana Neutrinos in a Thermal Bath

In this thesis we discuss the construction of an effective field theory (EFT) for non-relativistic Majorana fermions, show how to use it to calculate observables in a thermal medium, and derive the effects of these thermal particles on the CP...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/08/2017

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Compact Representations for the Design of Quantum Logic by Philipp Niemann, Robert Wille Compact Representations for the Design of Quantum Logic
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This book discusses modern approaches and challenges of computer-aided design (CAD) of quantum circuits with a view to providing compact representations of quantum functionality. Focusing on the issue of quantum functionality, it presents Quantum Multiple-Valued Decision Diagrams (QMDDs - a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/09/2017

Statistical Methods for Data Analysis in Particle Physics by Luca Lista Statistical Methods for Data Analysis in Particle Physics

This concise set of course-based notes provides the reader with the main concepts and tools needed to perform statistical analyses of experimental data, in particular in the field of high-energy physics (HEP). First, the book provides an introduction to probability...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/09/2017

Higgs Properties at the LHC Implications on the Standard Model and on Cosmology by Jason Tsz Shing Yue Higgs Properties at the LHC Implications on the Standard Model and on Cosmology

This thesis studies the properties of the Higgs particle, discovered at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in 2012, in order to elucidate its role in electroweak symmetry breaking and cosmological phase transition in the early universe. It shows that a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2017

Collective Classical And Quantum Fields: In Plasmas, Superconductors, Superfluid 3he, And Liquid Crystals by Hagen (Freie Univ Berlin, Germany) Kleinert Collective Classical And Quantum Fields: In Plasmas, Superconductors, Superfluid 3he, And Liquid Crystals
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Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2017

Above and Below Modern Physics for Everyone by Jack Challoner Above and Below Modern Physics for Everyone


Format: Paperback - Released: 29/09/2017

Foundations of Quantum Mechanics An Exploration of the Physical Meaning of Quantum Theory by Travis Norsen Foundations of Quantum Mechanics An Exploration of the Physical Meaning of Quantum Theory

Authored by an acclaimed teacher of quantum physics and philosophy, this textbook pays special attention to the aspects that many courses sweep under the carpet. Traditional courses in quantum mechanics teach students how to use the quantum formalism to make...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Searching for New Physics in b ?  s? +? ?  Transitions at the LHCb Experiment by Luca Pescatore Searching for New Physics in b ? s? +? ? Transitions at the LHCb Experiment

This thesis presents two analyses of semileptonic b ? sl+l? decays using Flavour Changing Neutral Currents (FCNCs) to test for the presence of new physics and lepton flavour universality, and the equality of couplings for different leptons, which on the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

Dualities, Helicity Amplitudes, and Little Conformal Symmetry by Kitran Macey M. Colwell Dualities, Helicity Amplitudes, and Little Conformal Symmetry

It applies the recent new insights about the usefulness of helicity amplitudes in understanding gauge theory to the long-standing effort to understand theories with both electric and magnetic charges.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/10/2017

First Measurement of Neutrino and Antineutrino Oscillation at T2K by Kirsty Elizabeth Duffy First Measurement of Neutrino and Antineutrino Oscillation at T2K

This thesis reports the measurement of muon neutrino and antineutrino disappearance and electron neutrino and antineutrino appearance in a muon neutrino and antineutrino beam using the T2K experiment.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/10/2017

An Introduction to Quantum Fluids by Eric Suraud, Phuong Mai Dinh, Jesus Navarro An Introduction to Quantum Fluids
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What makes atomic nuclei and neutron stars so similar both to domestic electricity and to stained glass in cathedrals? The answer to this surprising question lies in the unifying concept of quantum fluids, which allows one to understand the behavior...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2017

Neutron Interferometry Lessons in Experimental Quantum Mechanics, Wave-Particle Duality, and Entanglement by Helmut Rauch, Samuel A. Werner Neutron Interferometry Lessons in Experimental Quantum Mechanics, Wave-Particle Duality, and Entanglement
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Quantum interference phenomena are vividly displayed in the wide assembly of neutron interferometry experiments. A description of the instrumentation, analysis of the results, and interpretation of these experiments are the main subject of this book.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/10/2017

Search for New Phenomena in Dijet Angular Distributions at ? s = 8 and 13 TeV by Lene Kristian Bryngemark Search for New Phenomena in Dijet Angular Distributions at ? s = 8 and 13 TeV

This thesis describes the use of the angular distributions of the most energetic dijets in data recorded by the ATLAS experiment, at CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the goal of which is to search for phenomena beyond what the current...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

Quantum Mechanics in Matrix Form by Gunter Ludyk Quantum Mechanics in Matrix Form

This book gives an introduction to quantum mechanics with the matrix method. Heisenberg's matrix mechanics is described in detail. The fundamental equations are derived by algebraic methods using matrix calculus. Only a brief description of Schrodinger's wave mechanics is given...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/12/2017

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Digestible Quantum Field Theory by Andrei Smilga Digestible Quantum Field Theory

This book gives an intermediate level treatment of quantum field theory, appropriate to a reader with a first degree in physics and a working knowledge of special relativity and quantum mechanics. It aims to give the reader some understanding of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/08/2017

The Conceptual Framework of Quantum Field Theory by Anthony (Professor of Physics, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Pittsburgh) Duncan The Conceptual Framework of Quantum Field Theory
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The book provides a step by step construction of the framework of relativistic quantum field theory, starting from a minimal set of basic foundational postulates. The emphasis is on a careful and detailed description of the conceptual subtleties of modern...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/08/2017

Quantum Mechanics, Second edition by Paul C. W. Davies Quantum Mechanics, Second edition

Quantum mechanics is the key to modern physics and chemistry, yet it is notoriously difficult to understand. This book is designed to overcome that obstacle. Clear and concise, it provides an easily readable introduction intended for science undergraduates with no...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Spin Wave Confinement Propagating Waves, Second Edition by Sergej O. (University of Munster, Germany) Demokritov Spin Wave Confinement Propagating Waves, Second Edition
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Since the publication of the first edition of Spin-Wave Confinement, the magnetic community's interest in dynamic excitations in magnetic systems of reduced dimensions has been increasing. Although the concept of spin waves and their quanta (magnons) as propagating excitation of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

An Introduction to Quantum Physics by A. P. French An Introduction to Quantum Physics

Provides comprehensive coverage of all the fundamentals of quantum physics. Full mathematical treatments are given. Uses examples from different areas of physics to demonstrate how theories work in practice. Text derived from lectures delivered at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Finite and Profinite Quantum Systems by Apostolos Vourdas Finite and Profinite Quantum Systems

This monograph provides an introduction to finite quantum systems, a field at the interface between quantum information and number theory, with applications in quantum computation and condensed matter physics. The first major part of this monograph studies the so-called `qubits'...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/08/2017

Quantum Reality Theory and Philosophy by Jonathan Allday Quantum Reality Theory and Philosophy

Probably the most successful scientific theory ever created, quantum theory has profoundly changed our view of the world and extended the limits of our knowledge, impacting both the theoretical interpretation of a tremendous range of phenomena and the practical development...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/08/2017

Spin Chemical Physics of Graphene by Elena F. Sheka Spin Chemical Physics of Graphene

Graphene's nickname 'miracle material' normally means the material superior properties. However, all these characteristics are only the outward manifestation of the wonderful nature of graphene. The real miracle of graphene is that the specie is a union of two entities:...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/07/2017

Quantum Statistical Field Theory An Introduction to Schwinger's Variational Method with Green's Function Nanoapplications, Graphene and Superconductivity by Norman J. M. (Emeritus Professor, Department of Physics and Engineering Physics, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hobok Horing Quantum Statistical Field Theory An Introduction to Schwinger's Variational Method with Green's Function Nanoapplications, Graphene and Superconductivity
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The methods of coupled quantum field theory, which have played a major role in the extensive development of nonrelativistic quantum many-particle theory and condensed matter physics, are at the core of this book.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/07/2017

Search for New Physics in Mono-jet Final States in pp Collisions  at sqrt(s)=13 TeV with the ATLAS Experiment at the LHC by Giuliano Gustavino Search for New Physics in Mono-jet Final States in pp Collisions at sqrt(s)=13 TeV with the ATLAS Experiment at the LHC

This thesis provides a detailed and comprehensive description of the search for New Physics at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in the mono-jet final state, using the first 3.2 fb$^{-1}$ of data collected at the centre of mass energy of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/07/2017

Study of the Electroweak Symmetry Breaking Sector for the LHC by Rafael Delgado Lopez Study of the Electroweak Symmetry Breaking Sector for the LHC

In this dissertation, we revisit the prospects of a strongly interacting theory for the Electroweak Symmetry Breaking Sector of the Standard Model, after the discovery of a Higgs-like boson at 125GeV. As the LHC constrains new phenomena near the Higgs...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/07/2017

Quantum Theory and Statistical Thermodynamics Principles and Worked Examples by Peter Hertel Quantum Theory and Statistical Thermodynamics Principles and Worked Examples

This textbook presents a concise yet detailed introduction to quantum physics. Concise, because it condenses the essentials to a few principles. Detailed, because these few principles - necessarily rather abstract - are illustrated by several telling examples. A fairly complete...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/07/2017

Lectures on General Quantum Correlations and their Applications by Felipe Fernandes Fanchini Lectures on General Quantum Correlations and their Applications

This book presents a distinctive way of understanding quantum correlations beyond entanglement, introducing readers to this less explored yet very fundamental aspect of quantum theory. It takes into account most of the new ideas involving quantum phenomena, resources, and applications...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/07/2017

Quantum Physics What Everyone Needs to Know by Michael G. Raymer Quantum Physics What Everyone Needs to Know

Discusses the history, science, applications, and relevant current issues of quantum physics in an accessible way for the non-scientist.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/07/2017

Non-Relativistic Quantum Mechanics by Ravinder R. Puri Non-Relativistic Quantum Mechanics

Quantum mechanics, from its birth to quantum information, is explained in a simple way using established mathematical techniques.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/07/2017

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