## Advanced Statistical Mechanics

*Barry M McCoy*

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- February 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199556632
- eISBN:
- 9780191723278
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199556632.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This book begins where elementary books and courses leave off and covers the advances made in statistical mechanics in the past fifty years. The book is divided into three parts. The first part is on ... More

## Agent-Based Modeling and Network Dynamics

*Akira Namatame and Shu-Heng Chen*

- Published in print:
- 2016
- Published Online:
- March 2016
- ISBN:
- 9780198708285
- eISBN:
- 9780191779404
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198708285.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

The book integrates agent-based modeling and network science. It is divided into three parts, namely, foundations, primary dynamics on and of social networks, and applications. The book begins with ... More

## Anomalies in Quantum Field Theory

*Reinhold A. Bertlmann*

- Published in print:
- 2000
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780198507628
- eISBN:
- 9780191706400
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507628.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

The anomaly, which forms the central part of this book, is the failure of classical symmetry to survive the process of quantization and regularization. The study of anomalies is the key to a deeper ... More

## Chaos and Fractals: An Elementary Introduction

*David P. Feldman*

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- December 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780199566433
- eISBN:
- 9780191774966
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199566433.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This book provides an elementary introduction to chaos and fractals. It introduces the key phenomena of chaos — aperiodicity, sensitive dependence on initial conditions, bifurcations — via simple ... More

## Chaos and Nonlinear Dynamics: An Introduction for Scientists and Engineers

*Robert C. Hilborn*

- Published in print:
- 2000
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780198507239
- eISBN:
- 9780191709340
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507239.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This book introduces the full range of activity in the rapidly growing field of nonlinear dynamics. Using a step-by-step introduction to dynamics and geometry in state space as the central focus of ... More

## The Conceptual Framework of Quantum Field Theory

*Anthony Duncan*

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- January 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780199573264
- eISBN:
- 9780191743313
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573264.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

The book attempts to provide an introduction to quantum field theory emphasizing conceptual issues frequently neglected in more ‘utilitarian’ treatments of the subject. The book is divided into four ... More

## Conductor-Insulator Quantum Phase Transitions

*Vladimir Dobrosavljevic, Nandini Trivedi, and James M. Valles, Jr. (eds)*

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- September 2012
- ISBN:
- 9780199592593
- eISBN:
- 9780191741050
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199592593.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Quantum phase transitions describe the violent rearrangement of electrons or atoms as they evolve from well defined excitations in one phase to a completely different set of excitations in another. ... More

## CPT Invariance and the Spin-Statistics Connection

*Jonathan Bain*

- Published in print:
- 2016
- Published Online:
- May 2016
- ISBN:
- 9780198728801
- eISBN:
- 9780191795541
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728801.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This book seeks to answer the question “What explains CPT invariance and the spin–statistics connection (SSC)?” These properties play foundational roles in relativistic quantum field theories ... More

## The Dark Side of Technology

*Peter Townsend*

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- December 2016
- ISBN:
- 9780198790532
- eISBN:
- 9780191831836
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198790532.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Technological progress comes with a dark side where good ideas and intentions produce undesirable results (extreme downsides include atomic and biological weapons). The many and various unexpected ... More

## Data Science and Complex Networks: Real Case Studies with Python

*Guido Caldarelli and Alessandro Chessa*

- Published in print:
- 2016
- Published Online:
- December 2016
- ISBN:
- 9780199639601
- eISBN:
- 9780191782916
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199639601.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This book provides a comprehensive yet short description of the basic concepts of complex network theory and the code to implement this theory. Differently from other books, we present these concepts ... More