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Acquisitions - Jan-July 2016

DTM-GL Library - Recent Acquisitions

January-July 2016

The following titles have been acquired for the library. Most are shelved in the main library in the Abelson Building; check the "New Books" shelf outside the Abelson Collboration Center (A-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).


Abbate, J., guest ed. Women and Gender in the History of Computing. IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, Vol. 25, No. 4. Los Alamitos CA: IEEE Computer Society, 2003. Gift from the library of Dr. Vera C. Rubin.

Ayache, J., et al. Sample Preparation Handbook for Transmission Electron Microscopy. Techniques. New York: Springer, 2010.

Ayache, J., et al. Sample Preparation Handbook for Transmission Electron Microscopy. Methodology. New York: Springer, 2010.

Balcombe, J. What a Fish Knows: The Inner Lives of Our Underwater Cousins. New York: Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2016.

Bloom, J. Eccentric Orbits: The Iridium Story. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2016.

Charco, M., et al., eds.  Introduction to Mathematics and Geosciences: Global and Local Perspectives II. Special issue of Pure and Applied Geophysics,Vol. 173, No. 3 [online journal]. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2016.

Clemens, J. D., et al., eds. Sixth Hutton Symposium on the Origin of Granites and Related Rocks. GSA Special Paper 472. Boulder: Geological Society of America, 2010.

Davidson, P. A. An Introduction to Magnetohydrodynamics. Cambridge University Press, 2001.

Fensome, R., et al., eds. Four Billion Years and Counting: Canada’s Geological Heritage. Halifax, Nova Scotia: Nimbus Publishing and Canadian Federation of Earth Sciences, 2014.

Fleming, J. R. Inventing Atmospheric Science: Bjerknes, Rossby, Wexler, and the Foundations of Modern Meteorology. Cambridge MA: MIT Press, 2016.

Ford, K. W. Building the H Bomb: A Personal History. Hackensack NJ: World Scientific, 2015. Gift of Dr. Alan Boss.

Gass, I. G., et al., eds. Ophiolites and Oceanic Lithosphere. Oxford: Blackwell Scientific Publications for the Geological Society, 1984.

Huang, Q., et al., eds. Current Challenges in Statistical Seismology. Special issue of Pure and Applied Geohysics, Vol. 173, No. 1 [online journal]. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2016.

Jenkins, G. M. and K. Kawamura. Polymeric Carbons: Carbon Fibre, Glass and Char. Cambridge University Press, 1976. Paperback edition, 2011.

Kadushin, C. Understanding Social Networks: Theories, Concepts, and Findings. Oxford University Press 2012.

Kolaczyk, E. D. Statistical Analysis of Network Data: Methods and Models. New York: Springer, 2009.

McCall, J. Tektites in the Geological Record: Showers of Glass from the Sky. London: The Geological Society, 2001.

Merrill, R. T., et al. The Magnetic Field of the Earth: Paleomagnetism, the Core, and the Deep Mantle. San Diego: Academic Press, 1996.

Michel, P., et al., eds. Asteroids IV. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, in collaboration with Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, 2015.

Murphy, J. B., et al., eds. Tectonic Evolution of the Iberian Margin of Gondwana and of Correlated Regions: A Celebration of the Career of Cecilio Quesada. Special issue of Tectonophysics, Vol. 681 [online journal]. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2016.

Newman, M. E. J. Networks: An Introduction. Oxford University Press, 2010.

Nielsen, M. A., and I. L. Chuang. Quantum Computation and Quantum Information. Cambridge University Press, 2010.

Niemczura, E., et al., eds. Determination of Atmospheric Parameters of B-, A-, F- and G-Type Stars. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing, 2014.

Povenmire, H. Tektites: A Cosmic Puzzle. Melbourne FL: Blue Note Publications, 2014.

Rudwick, M. Earth’s Deep History: How It Was Discovered and Why It Matters. University of Chicago Press, 2014.

Scott, J., and P. J. Carrington, eds. The SAGE Handbook of Social Network Analysis. Los Angeles: SAGE Publications Inc., 2011.

Shatskiy, A. F., and K. D. Litasov. Formation of Carbonates and a Mechanism for the Migration of Carbonate Melts Through the Earth’s Mantle. Novosibirsk: Publishing House of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 2015. Gift of Dr. Anton Shatskiy.

Stevie, F. A. Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry: Applications for Depth Profiling and Surface Characterization. New York: Momentum Press, LLC, 2016.

Tenn, J. S., Session Organizer. The First Century of Astronomical Spectroscopy. Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage Vol. 13, No. 2. Townsville, Australia: Centre for Astronomy, James Cook University, 2010. Gift from the library of Dr. Vera C. Rubin.

Tong, V. C., and R. A. Garcia, eds. Extraterrestrial Seismology. Cambridge University Press, 2015.

Trauth, M. H. MATLAB Recipes for Earth Sciences, 4th ed. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2015.

Trefil, J., and R. Hazen. The Sciences: An Integrated Approach, 8th ed. Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2016. Gift of Dr. Robert Hazen.

 

New E-Book Acquisitions

Ehrlich, H. L., et al., eds. Ehrlich’s Geomicrobiology, 6th edition. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis Group for CRC Press, 2015.

Grätzer, G. More Math into LaTeX, 5th edition. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing, 2016.

Moorkamp, M., et al., eds. Integrated Imaging of the Earth: Theory and Applications. Geophysical Monograph Vol. 218. Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. for American Geophysical Union, 2016.

Recio, J. M., et al., eds. An Introduction to High-Pressure Science and Technology. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis Group for CRC Press, 2015.

Terasaki, H., and R. A. Fischer, eds. Deep Earth: Physics and Chemistry of the Lower Mantle and Core. Geophysical Monograph 217. Hoboken: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. for American Geophysical Union, 2016.

New DVD Acquisition

NOVA. Life’s Rocky Start: The Vital Link Between Minerals and the Evolution of Life. DVD. Boston: WGBH Educational Foundation, 2016.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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