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Clarendon Press
04 June 1988
This is a classic exposition on the dynamics of crystal lattices, co-written by one of the founders of quantum mechanics. It deals with the general statistical mechanics of ideal lattices, and moves on to long lattice waves, thermal, and optical properties of crystals.
By:   Max Born (late Nobel Laureate late Nobel Laureate University of Edinburgh), Kun Huang (Professor, Professor, Beijing University), Huang Kun (Professor, Peking University, China)
Imprint:   Clarendon Press
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 235mm,  Width: 157mm,  Spine: 23mm
Weight:   615g
ISBN:   9780198503699
ISBN 10:   0198503695
Series:   Oxford Classic Texts in the Physical Sciences
Pages:   432
Publication Date:   04 June 1988
Audience:   Professional and scholarly ,  Undergraduate
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active
PART 1: ELEMENTARY THEORIES; 1. Atomic forces; 2. Lattice vibrations; 3. Elasticity and stability; PART 2: GENERAL THEORIES; 4. Quantum mechanical foundation; 5. The method of long waves; 6. The free energy; 7. The optical effects

Reviews for Dynamical Theory of Crystal Lattices

'extraordinarily general and sound introduction ... a standard work that is indispensable to all working in this field' Die Naturwissenschaften '... important mathematical methods which should be of use in other subjects as well' British Journal of Applied Physics

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