McClintock, Peter V. E. (1977) Low temperature physics. Nature, 270 (5634). p. 281. ISSN 0028-0836Full text not available from this repository.
Low temperature physics, for those who know little of it, often seems to represent the very epitome of scientific futility: a seemingly purposeless (and highly expemsive) competition to see who can approach most clostely the unattainable absolute rero of temperature. They should read this book. It would be very likely to change their minds since, as an apologia for one of the most fascinabing and frutful areas of physics to emerge this century, it could hardly be bettered.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Nature|
|Additional Information:||Review of "The Quest for Absolute Zero: The Meaning of Low Temperature Physics", 2nd edition with SI units, by K. Mendelssohn, Pp. 281, (Taylor and Francis: London, 1977).|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Departments:||Faculty of Science and Technology > Physics|
|Deposited By:||Professor P. V. E. McClintock|
|Deposited On:||05 May 2010 14:26|
|Last Modified:||26 Apr 2016 00:00|
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