## The factorization method for Maxwell's equations

*Andreas Kirsch and Natalia Grinberg*

### in The Factorization Method for Inverse Problems

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- September 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780199213535
- eISBN:
- 9780191707629
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199213535.003.0005
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter examines the time-harmonic Maxwell's equations for isotropic and non-magnetic but possibly inhomogeneous media. It begins by formulating the direct scattering problem for arbitrary ... More

## Weighting, scaling, and missing values

*J. C. Gower and G. B. Dijksterhuis*

### in Procrustes Problems

- Published in print:
- 2004
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198510581
- eISBN:
- 9780191708961
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198510581.003.0008
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

This chapter introduces the different forms of weighting. One form of weighting is when the rows of X1 are weighted. It is also possible to weight the columns. In these cases the ... More

## Domain of Influence Theorems

*Józef Ignaczak and Martin Ostoja‐Starzewski*

### in Thermoelasticity with Finite Wave Speeds

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- February 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199541645
- eISBN:
- 9780191716164
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199541645.003.0004
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Physics

The first part of this chapter concerns a domain of influence theorem for a potential‐temperature problem, which is a particular form of a displacement‐temperature problem in the L‐S theory. The ... More

## Dielectric Tensor of Superlattices

*Vladimir M. Agranovich*

### in Excitations in Organic Solids

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- January 2009
- ISBN:
- 9780199234417
- eISBN:
- 9780191715426
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199234417.003.0008
- Subject:
- Physics, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

This chapter presents calculations of dielectric tensor of superlattices. In consideration of superlattices having large periods compared to lattice constants, equations of macroscopical ... More

## MATERIAL DEFORMATION

*Nasr M. Ghoniem and Daniel D. Walgraef*

### in Instabilities and Self-Organization in Materials: Volume I: Fundamentals of Nanoscience, Volume II: Applications in Materials Design and Nanotechnology

- Published in print:
- 2008
- Published Online:
- May 2008
- ISBN:
- 9780199298686
- eISBN:
- 9780191720222
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199298686.003.0002
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter discusses the main elements of continuum theory, which will be utilized further in later sections dealing with a variety of applications. First, a basic review of vector and tensor ... More

## REPRINT THE STATISTICAL DYNAMICS OF HOMOGENEOUS TURBULENCE

*S. F. Edwards*

### in Stealing the Gold: A celebration of the pioneering physics of Sam Edwards

- Published in print:
- 2004
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198528531
- eISBN:
- 9780191713415
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528531.003.0005
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This chapter presents a paper which examines the problem of steady homogeneous isotropic turbulence under idealized conditions, allowing the for the exact form of the correlation functions to be ... More

## STRUCTURE OF CRYSTALLINE SOLIDS AND THE “DEFECT STATE”

*A. S. Argon*

### in Strengthening Mechanisms in Crystal Plasticity

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198516002
- eISBN:
- 9780191705717
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198516002.003.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Crystallography

What governs the state of order of a solid depends primarily on the type of atomic bonding and on the processing path. The interest in this book is almost entirely in solids in the crystalline state ... More

## ELECTRON SPIN RESONANCE

*A.M. Stoneham*

### in Theory of Defects in Solids: Electronic Structure of Defects in Insulators and Semiconductors

- Published in print:
- 2001
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198507802
- eISBN:
- 9780191709920
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507802.003.0013
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Spin resonance is one of the major tools in the study of defect and impurity systems. This chapter describes how the key parameters of the spin Hamiltonian can be predicted, including a detailed ... More

## Classification of Pseudo-reductive Groups (AM-191)

*Brian Conrad and Gopal Prasad*

- Published in print:
- 2015
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691167923
- eISBN:
- 9781400874026
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691167923.001.0001
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Numerical Analysis

This book goes further than the exploration of the general structure of pseudo-reductive groups to study the classification over an arbitrary field. An Isomorphism Theorem proved here determines the ... More

## The homogeneous and isotropic universe

*Ta-Pei Cheng*

### in Relativity, Gravitation and Cosmology: A Basic Introduction

- Published in print:
- 2009
- Published Online:
- February 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780199573639
- eISBN:
- 9780191722448
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573639.003.0009
- Subject:
- Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

The universe, when observed on distance scales ≳100 Mpc, is homogeneous and isotropic. Hubble's discovery that the universe is expanding suggests strongly that it had a beginning. The estimate of the ... More