Physics and Astronomy

Elsevier's extensive Physics and Astronomy library represents the expanding nature of this field, featuring everything from optical physics to nuclear physics.

Our print and online portfolio consists of journals, major reference works, textbooks, monographs, series, and handbooks in each of these individual areas.

Spotlight on John Sheffield

Author of Fun in Fusion Research, 1st Edition

John Sheffield PhD is known worldwide because of his involvement in numerous multi-national fusion energy projects for the U.S. and Europe. In the 1970s, he was on the design team for the 16-nation, Joint European Torus project at Culham in England; in the 1990s, he served as a U.S. representative on committees that defined and then gave technical advice to the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER)-China, Europe, India, Japan, Korea, Russia, and the United States. He served on the US-DOE’s Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee for over a decade, chairing... [More...]

Fun in Fusion Research, 1st Edition

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USD 69.95
Author: John Sheffield
Release Date: 27 Feb 2013

Handbook of Magnetic Materials

New trends and advances in magnetism[ More... ]
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USD 385.00
Editor: K.H.J. Buschow
Release Date: 27 Feb 2013

Superconductivity, 3rd Edition

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USD 130.00
Authors: Charles Poole ...see All
Release Date: 30 Jul 2014

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