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Other titles in the Fias Interdisciplinary Science series:
Exciting Interdisciplinary Physics: Quarks and Gluons / Atomic Nuclei / Relativity and Cosmology / Biological Systems (Fias Interdisciplinary Science)by Walter Greiner
Synopses & Reviews
Nuclear physics is an exciting, broadly faceted field. It spans a wide range of topics, reaching from nuclear structure physics to high-energy physics, astrophysics and medical physics (heavy ion tumor therapy).
This interdisciplinary book surveys new developments in physics, including nuclear structure physics and superheavy elements. Coverage ranges from quantum electrodynamics of strong fields protein folding and on magnetoreception in birds and many other animals.
About the Author
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Walter Greiner Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies (FIAS) Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität Ruth-Moufang-Str. 1 60438 Frankfurt am Main Germany
Table of Contents
Superheavy Elements.- Nuclear Structure and Reactions.- High-Energy Nuclear Physics.- Astrophysics, Particle Physics.- Atomic Physics.- Theoretical Biology.- Photographs.
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