Physics and Psychics

Physics and Psychics

Physics and Psychics

Noakes' revelatory analysis of Victorian scientists' fascination with psychic phenomena connects science, the occult and religion in intriguing new ways.

Mapping the Spectrum

Mapping the Spectrum

Mapping the Spectrum

This book describes how advances in recording and printing technologies have influenced the research and teaching style of succeeding generations of physicists, chemists, and astronomers, particularly from the boom of spectrum analysis in the 1860s until the advent of quantum mechanics. Seemingly disparate strands such as spectrochemistry and cartography, instrument-design and science education are woven into the rich tapestry of one of the most fascinating andinfluential research-technologies of the late 19th and early 20th century.

Guide to the Archival Collections in the Niels Bohr Library

Guide to the Archival Collections in the Niels Bohr Library

Guide to the Archival Collections in the Niels Bohr Library

This volume contains a guide to the archival collections of the Niels Bohr Library at the American Institute of Physics.

The Academy

The Academy

The Academy