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Acquisitions - Sept-Oct 2006
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DTM-GL Library - Recent Acquisitions

September-October 2006

The following titles have been acquired for the library. Most are shelved in the library in the Main Building; check the "New Books" shelf outside Room 208. Astronomy materials are in Room 272 of the Research Building. For assistance in locating items of interest, please ask either S. Hardy (x7960) or M. Wolf (x7962).

Aime, C., and F. Vakili, eds. Direct Imaging of Exoplanets: Science and Techniques. Proceedings of the 200th Colloquium of the IAU, Villefranche sur Mer, France, October 3-7, 2005. Cambridge University Press for International Astronomical Union, 2006.


Aime, C., and R. Soummer, eds. Astronomy with High Contrast Imaging: From Planetary Systems to Active Galactic Nuclei. Les Ulis, France: EDP Sciences, 2003.

Allison, D. G., et al. Community Structure and Co-operation in Biofilms. Cambridge University Press for Society for General Microbiology, 2000.


Barrat, J.-L, and J.-P Hansen. Basic Concepts for Simple and Complex Liquids. Cambridge University Press, 2003.

Boily, C. M., et al., eds. JENAM 2002: Galactic & Stellar Dynamics. Les Ulis, France: EDP Sciences, 2003. Gift of the publisher.


Bruce, D., et al., eds. New Directions in Liquid Crystals. Papers of a Discussion Meeting issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, Vol. 364, No. 1847. London: The Royal Society, 2006.

Burton, P. W., et al., guest eds. Spatiotemporal Models of Seismicity and Earthquake Occurrence. Special issue of Tectonophysics, Vol. 423, Nos. 1-4. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2006.

Chandrasekhar, S. Ellipsoidal Figures of Equilibrium. New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1987.


Craig, P. Centennial History of the Carnegie Institution of Washington. Vol. IV: The Department of Plant Biology. Cambridge University Press for the Carnegie Institution of Washington, 2005.


Dick, S. J. Extraterrestrial Life and our World View at the Turn of the Millennium. Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 2000. Gift of Wesley T. Huntress, Jr.

Dresen, G., et al., eds. Rock Damage and Fluid Transport, Part I. Special issue of Pure and Applied Geophysics, Vol. 163, Nos. 5-6. Basel: Birkhäuser Verlag, 2006.

Eaton, D., and A. Jones, guest eds. Continental Anisotropy. Special issue of Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, Vol. 158, Nos. 2-4. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2006.

Elfin, M. L., et al. Images of America: Forest Hills. Washington DC: Forest Hills Neighborhood Alliance, 2006. Gift of Margery Elfin.

Fletcher, C. A. J. Computational Techniques for Fluid Dynamics, Vol. I: Fundamental and General Techniques, 2nd edition. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2005.

Fukai, Y. The Metal-Hydrogen System: Basic Bulk Properties. Springer Series in Materials Science Vol. 21. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2005.

Gell-Mann, M. The Quark and the Jaguar: Adventures in the Simple and the Complex. New York: W. H. Freeman and Company, 1994. Gift of Wesley T. Huntress, Jr.

Gill, J., et al., guest eds. Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica: Magma Genesis and Volcanological Processes. Special issue of Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, Vol. 157, Nos. 1-3. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2006.

Goodman, B. A., ed. GeoRef Thesaurus, 10th edition. Alexandria: American Geological Institute, 2004. Gift of the editor and AGI.

Hainzl, S., et al., guest eds. Dynamics of Seismicity Patterns and Earthquake Triggering. Special issue of Tectonophysics, Vol. 424, Nos. 3-4. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2006.

Hall, S., and B. McMahon, eds. International Tables for Crystallography Volume G: Definition and Exchange of Crystallographic Data. Dordrecht: Springer for International Union of Crystallography, 2005.

Henry, P., and I. Moretti, guest eds. Natural Laboratories on Seismogenic Faults. Special issue of Tectonophysics, Vol. 426, Nos. 1-2. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2006.

Hooker, S., ed. Laser-Driven Particle Accelerators: New Sources of Energetic Particles and Radiation. Papers of a Discussion Meeting issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, Vol. 364, No. 1840. London: The Royal Society, 2006.

Knowles, R., and T. H. Blackburn, eds. Nitrogen Isotope Techniques. San Diego: Academic Press, Inc., 1993.

Lauretta, D. S., et al., eds. Meteorites and the Early Solar System II. Tucson: The University of Arizona Press, in collaboration with Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, 2006.

Leach, S., et al., organizers and editors. Conditions for the Emergence of Life on the Early Earth, Papers of a Discussion Meeting. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, Vol. 361, No. 1474. London: The Royal Society, 2006.


Lehn, J.-M. Supramolecular Chemistry: Concepts and Perspectives. Weinheim: VCH, 1995.

Lenci, S., and G. Rega, eds. Exploiting Chaotic Properties of Dynamical Systems for Their Control: Suppressing, Enhancing, Using Chaos. Papers of a Theme issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, Vol. 364, No. 1846. London: The Royal Society, 2006.

Maienschein, J., et al., eds. Centennial History of the Carnegie Institution of Washington. Vol. V: The Department of Embryology. Cambridge University Press for Carnegie Institution of Washington, 2004.


Matzner, R. A., ed. Dictionary of Geophysics, Astrophysics, and Astronomy: A Volume in the Comprehensive Dictionary of Physics. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2001.


McCarthy, T., and B. Rubidge. The Story of Earth & Life: Southern African Perspective on a 4.6-Billion-Year Journey. Capetown: Struik Publishers, 2005. Gift of Sue Webb.


McLean, R. J. C., and A. W. Decho, eds. Molecular Ecology of Biofilms. Norfolk England: Horizon Scientific Press, 2002.


Mitton, J. Cambridge Dictionary of Astronomy. Cambridge University Press, 2001.


Pérez, N. M., et al., eds. Terrestrial Fluids, Earthquakes and Volcanoes: The Hiroshi Wakita Volume I. Special issue of Pure and Applied Geophysics, Vol. 163, No. 4. Basel: Birkhäuser Verlag, 2006.

Peyret, R., and T. D. Taylor. Computational Methods for Fluid Flow. New York: Springer-Verlag, 1983.


Ridpath, I. A Dictionary of Astronomy, revised edition. Oxford University Press, 2003.


Simonoff, J. S. Smoothing Methods in Statistics. New York: Springer-Verlag, 1996.


Steynberg, A. P., and M. E. Dry, eds. Fischer-Tropsch Technology. Studies in Surface Science and Catalysis, Vol. 152. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2004.


Tamura, Y., and R. Wysoczanski, guest eds. Silicic Volcanism and Crustal Evolution in Oceanic Arcs. Special issue of Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, Vol. 156, Nos. 3-4. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2006.


Wondratschek, H., and U. Müller, eds. International Tables for Crystallography Volume A1: Symmetry Relations Between Space Groups. Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers for International Union of Crystallography, 2004.


 

 

 

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