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Rarefied Gas Dynamics. T. Abe, ed. AIP Conference Proceedings 1084. Proc. symp., Kyoto, Japan, July 2008. AIP, Melville, NY, 2009. $376.00 (1185 pp.). ISBN 978-0-7354-0615-5, CD-ROM

Sport Aerodynamics. H. NØrstrud, ed. CISM Courses and Lectures 506. Springer, Udine, Italy, 2008. $229.00 (331 pp.). ISBN 978-3-211-89296-1

UAV Cooperative Decision and Control: Challenges and Practical Approaches. T. Shima, S. Rasmussen, eds. Advances in Design and Control 18. SIAM, Philadelphia, 2009. $85.00 (164 pp.). ISBN 978-0-898716-64-1

City Out of Chaos: Urban Self-Organization and Sustainability. R. M. Pulselli, E. Tiezzi. WIT Press, Billerica, MA, 2009. $99.00 (161 pp.). ISBN 978-1-84564-133-7

Introduction to Nonextensive Statistical Mechanics: Approaching a Complex World. C. Tsallis. Springer, New York, 2009. $99.95 (382 pp.). ISBN 978-0-387-85358-1

The Nonlinear Workbook: Chaos, Fractals, Cellular Automata, Neural Networks, Genetic Algorithms, Gene Expression Programming, Support Vector Machine, Wavelets, Hidden Markov Models, Fuzzy Logic with C++, Java and SymbolicC++ Programs. 4th ed. W.-H. Steeb. World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2008 [2005]. $98.00, $58.00 paper (605 pp.). ISBN 978-981-281-852-2, ISBN 978-981-281-853-9 paper

Sociology and Complexity Science: A New Field of Inquiry. B. Castellani, F. W. Hafferty. Understanding Complex Systems. Springer, Berlin, 2009. $89.95 (277 pp.). ISBN 978-3-540-88461-3

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Capture Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy and Related Topics. A. Blazhev, J. Jolie, N. Warr, A. Zilges, eds. AIP Conference Proceedings 1090. Proc. symp., Cologne, Germany, Aug. 2008. AIP, Melville, NY, 2009. $224.00 (672 pp.). ISBN 978-0-7354-0623-0

Classical Optics and Its Applications. 2nd ed. M. Mansuripur. Cambridge U. Press, New York, 2009 [2002]. $90.00 (701 pp.). ISBN 978-0-521-88169-2

Geometrical Charged-Particle Optics. H. H. Rose. Springer Series in Optical Sciences 142. Springer, Berlin, 2009. $199.00 (412 pp.). ISBN 978-3-540-85915-4

High-Resolution Electron Microscopy. 3rd ed. J. C. H. Spence. Monographs on the Physics and Chemistry of Materials 60. Oxford U. Press, New York, 2009 [2003, reissued]. $80.00 paper (401 pp.). ISBN 978-0-19-955275-7

Photonic Signal Processing: Techniques and Applications. L. N. Binh. Optical Science and Engineering 130. CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, FL, 2008. $124.95 (359 pp.). ISBN 978-0-8493-3762-8

Physics of Photonic Devices. 2nd ed. S. L. Chuang. Pure and Applied Optics. Wiley, Hoboken, NJ, 2009. $140.00 (821 pp.). ISBN 978-0-470-29319-5

Progress in Ultrafast Intense Laser Science IV. K. Yamanouchi, A. Becker, R. Li, S. L. Chin, eds. Springer Series in Chemical Physics 91. Springer, Berlin, 2009. $149.95 (266 pp.). ISBN 978-3-540-69142-6

Ultra-High Frequency Linear Fiber Optic Systems. K. Y. Lau. Springer, Berlin, 2009. $119.00 (211 pp.). ISBN 978-3-540-25350-1

Supersymmetric Solitons. M. Shifman, A. Yung. Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics. Cambridge U. Press, New York, 2009. $120.00 (259 pp.). ISBN 978-0-521-51638-9

2nd ITER International Summer School: Confinement. S.-I. Itoh et al., eds. AIP Conference Proceedings 1095. Proc. sch., Kasuga, Japan, July 2008. AIP, Melville, NY, 2009 [2007]. $157.00 paper (243 pp.). ISBN 978-0-7354-0628-5

Advanced Accelerator Concepts. C. B. Schroeder, W. Leemans, E. Esarey, eds. AIP Conference Proceedings 1086. Proc. wksp., Santa Cruz, CA, July-Aug. 2008. AIP, Melville, NY, 2009. $368.00 (767 pp.). ISBN 978-0-7354-0617-9, CD-ROM

Dense Z-Pinches. D. A. Hammer, B. R. Kusse, eds. AIP Conference Proceedings 1088. Proc. conf., Alexandria, VA, Aug. 2008. AIP, Melville, NY, 2009. $132.00 (270 pp.). ISBN 978-0-7354-0620-9, CD-ROM

Complexity: A Guided Tour. M. Mitchell. Oxford U. Press, New York, 2009. $29.95 (349 pp.). ISBN 978-0-19-512441-5

Exploding Superstars: Understanding Supernovae and Gamma-Ray Bursts. A. Mazure, S. Basa (translated from French by B. Mizon). Springer-Praxis Books in Popular Astronomy. Praxis/Springer, New York, 2009 [2007]. $29.95 paper (154 pp.). ISBN 978-0-387-09547-9

The Fundamental Constants: A Mystery of Physics. H. Fritzsch (translated from German by G. Stodolsky). World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2009 [2005]. $68.00, $34.00 paper’ (195 pp.). ISBN 978-981-281-819-5, ISBN 978-981-283-432-4 paper

Measure Solar System Objects and Their Movements for Yourself! J. D. Clark. Patrick Moore’s Practical Astronomy Series. Springer, New York, 2009. $34.95 paper (173 pp.). ISBN 978-0-387-89560-4

Physics of the Impossible: A Scientific Exploration into the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation, and Time Travel. M. Kaku. Anchor Books, New York, 2009 [2008, reissued]. $15.95 paper (329 pp.). ISBN 978-0-307-27882-1

The Quantum Frontier: The Large Hadron Collider. D. Lincoln. Johns Hopkins U. Press, Baltimore, MD, 2009. $25.00 (172 pp.). ISBN 978-0-8018-9144-1

Time, Space, Stars and Man: The Story of the Big Bang. M. M. Woolfson. Imperial College Press, London, 2008. $98.00, $56.00 paper (422 pp.). ISBN 978-1-84816-272-3, ISBN 978-1-84816-273-0 paper

Nanotechnology: Legal Aspects. P. M. Boucher. Perspectives in Nanotechnology. CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, FL, 2008. $49.95 paper (250 pp.). ISBN 978-1-4200-5347-0

Habitability and Cosmic Catastrophes. A. Hanslmeier. Advances in Astrobiology and Biogeophysics. Springer, Berlin, 2009. $159.00 (248 pp.). ISBN 978-3-540-76944-6

Terraforming: The Creating of Habitable Worlds. M. Beech. Astronomers’ Universe. Springer, New York, 2009. $29.95 (291 pp.). ISBN 978-0-387-09795-4

Whistler and Alfvén Mode Cyclotron Masers in Space. V. Y. Trakhtengerts, M. J. Rycroft. Cambridge Atmospheric and Space Science Series. Cambridge U. Press, New York, 2008. $160.00 (354 pp.). ISBN 978-0-521-87198-3

Exactly Solved Models: A Journey in Statistical Mechanics—Selected Papers with Commentaries (1963-2008). F. Y. Wu. World Scientific, Hackensack, NJ, 2009. $138.00 (641 pp.). ISBN 978-981-281-388-6

Non-Equilibrium Phase Transitions. Vol. 1: Absorbing Phase Transitions. M. Henkel, H. Hinrichsen, S. Lübeck. Theoretical and Mathematical Physics. Springer, Dordrecht, the Netherlands, 2008. $99.95 (385 pp.). ISBN 978-1-4020-8764-6

Analysis in Vector Spaces: A Course in Advanced Calculus. M. A. Akcoglu, P. F. A. Bartha, D. M. Ha. Wiley, Hoboken, NJ, 2009. $125.00 (465 pp.). ISBN 978-0-470-14824-2

Foundations of Crystallography with Computer Applications. M. M. Julian. CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, FL, 2008. $89.95 (340 pp.). ISBN 978-1-4200-6075-1

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Introduction to Nuclear Science. J. C. Bryan. CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, FL, 2009. $89.95 (244 pp.). ISBN 978-1-4200-6164-2

Nanotechnology: Understanding Small Systems. B. Rogers, J. Adams, S. Pennathur. Mechanical Engineering Series 29. CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, FL, 2008. $93.95 (398 pp.). ISBN 978-0-8493-8207-9

Solid State Physics: Problems and Solutions. 2nd rev. ed. L. Mihály, M. C. Martin. Wiley-VCH, Weinheim, Germany, 2009 [1996]. $70.00 paper (315 pp.). ISBN 978-3-527-40855-9

Sundials: Design, Construction, and Use. D. Savoie (translated from French by B. Mizon). Springer-Praxis Books in Popular Astronomy. Praxis/Springer, New York, 2009 [2003]. $29.95 paper (181 pp.). ISBN 978-0-387-09801-2

Applied Delay Differential Equations. T. Erneux. Surveys and Tutorials in the Applied Mathematical Sciences 3. Springer, New York, 2009. $39.95 paper (204 pp.). ISBN 978-0-387-74371-4

Combinatorics: The Rota Way. J. P. S. Kung, G.-C. Rota, C. H. Yan. Cambridge Mathematical Library. Cambridge U. Press, New York, 2009. $99.00, $39.99 paper (396 pp.). ISBN 978-0-521-88389-4, ISBN 978-0-521-73794-4 paper

Discrete Fourier Analysis and Wavelets: Applications to Signal and Image Processing. S. A. Broughton, K. Bryan. Wiley, Hoboken, NJ, 2009. $95.00 (337 pp.). ISBN 978-0-470-29466-6

Elliptic Partial Differential Equations and Quasiconformal Mappings in the Plane. K. Astala, T. Iwaniec, G. Martin. Princeton Mathematical Series 48. Princeton U. Press, Princeton, NJ, 2009. $85.00 (677 pp.). ISBN 978-0-691-13777-3

Hydrodynamic Limits of the Boltzmann Equation. L. Saint-Raymond. Lecture Notes in Mathematics 1971. Springer, Berlin, 2009. $59.95 paper (188 pp.). ISBN 978-3-540-92846-1

Ideal Sequence Design in Time-Frequency Space: Applications to Radar, Sonar, and Communication Systems. M. An, A. K. Brodzik, R. Tolimieri. Applied and Numerical Harmonic Analysis. Birkhäuser, Boston, 2009. $69.95 (218 pp.). ISBN 978-0-8176-4737-7

Introduction to Number Theory. M. Erickson, A. Vazzana. Discrete Mathematics and Its Applications. Chapman & Hall/CRC/Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, FL, 2008. $89.95 (521 pp.). ISBN 978-1-58488-937-3

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Methods of Contemporary Mathematical Statistical Physics. M. Biskup et al. Lecture Notes in Mathematics 1970. Springer, Berlin, 2009. $74.95 paper (343 pp.). ISBN 978-3-540-92795-2

Numerical Solution of Ordinary Differential Equations. K. E. Atkinson, W. Han, D. Stewart. Pure and Applied Mathematics. Wiley, Hoboken, NJ, 2009. $89.95 (252 pp.). ISBN 978-0-470-04294-6

Special Metrics and Supersymmetry. L. C. de Andrés, M. Fernández, Ó. J. Garay, L. Ugarte. AIP Conference Proceedings 1093. Proc. wksp., Bilbao, Spain, May 2008. AIP, Melville, NY, 2009. $139.00 paper (201 pp.). ISBN 978-0-7354-0626-1

Stochastic Methods: A Handbook for the Natural and Social Sciences. 4th ed. C. Gardiner. Springer Series in Synergetics. Springer, Berlin, 2009 [2004]. $99.00 (447 pp.). ISBN 978-3-540-70712-7

Stochastic Processes, Estimation, and Control. J. L. Speyer, W. H. Chung. Advances in Design and Control 17. SIAM, Philadelphia, 2008. $99.00 paper (383 pp.). ISBN 978-0-898716-55-9