The Nobel Prize winners for 2017

The winners of the Nobel Prizes for the sciences in 2017 have been announced!

The Nobel Prize in Physics 2017

The Nobel Prize in Physics 2017 was divided, one half awarded to Rainer Weiss, the other half jointly to Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne “for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves”.

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2017

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2017 was awarded to Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson “for developing cryo-electron microscopy for the high-resolution structure determination of biomolecules in solution”.

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2017

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2017 was awarded jointly to Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young “for their discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm”.

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Mathematics (New Titles)

Elliptic PDEs, measures and capacities : from the Poisson equation to nonlinear Thomas-Fermi problem
By Augusto C. Ponce.
European Mathematical Society, 2016.
Call Number: QA377.P792
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Metric geometry of locally compact groups
By Yves Cornulier, Pierre de la Harpe.
European Mathematical Society, 2016.
Call Number: QA183.C819
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Combinatorics and random matrix theory
By Jinho Baik, Percy Deift, Toufic Suidan.
American Mathematical Society, 2016.
Call Number: QA188.B152
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Ordered groups and topology
By Adam Clay, Dale Rolfsen.
American Mathematical Society, 2016.
Call Number: QA174.2.C619
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Fundamentals of probability theory
By Tapas Kumar Chandra, Sreela Gangopadhyay.
Narosa Publishing House, 2017.
Call Number: QA273.C456f
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection

Advanced issues in partial least squares structural equation modeling
By Joseph F. Hair, Jr.
SAGE Publications, Inc., 2018.
Call Number: QA275.H153
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection

Topology optimization in engineering structure design
By Weihong Zhang, Jihong Zhu, Tong Gao.
Elsevier Ltd, 2016.
Call Number: QA611.Z63
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection |Online

Chemistry (New Titles)

Calculations in chemistry : an introduction
By Donald J. Dahm, Eric A. Nelson.
W.W. Norton & Company, 2017.
Call Number: QD39.3.M3D131 2017
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection

Chemistry and technology of plant substances : chemical and biochemical aspects
Edited by Alexandr V. Kutchin, Lyudmila N. Shishkina, Larissa I. Weisfeld.
Apple Academic Press, 2017.
E Book: Online

Experimental organic chemistry
By Philippa B. Cranwell, Laurence M. Harwood, Christopher J. Moody.
John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2017.
Call Number: QD261.C891
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection

General, organic, and biological chemistry
By Laura Frost, Todd Deal.
Pearson, 2017.
Call Number: QD251.3.F939 2017
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The Union of Chemistry and Physics : Linkages, Reduction, Theory Nets and Ontology
By Hinne Hettema.
Springer International Publishing, 2017.
E Book: Online

Biological Sciences (New Titles)

DNA is not destiny : the remarkable, completely misunderstood relationship between you and your genes
By Steven J. Heine.
W. W. Norton & Company, 2017.
Call Number: QH447.H468
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The genetics of health : understand your genes for better health
By Sharad P. Paul.
Beyond Words, 2017.
Call Number: QH431.P324g
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Immunogenetics of fungal diseases
Edited By Agostinho Carvalho.
Springer, 2017.
E Book: Online

Holistic healthcare : possibilities and challenges
Edited By Anne George, Oluwatobi Samuel Oluwafemi, Blessy Joseph.
Apple Academic Press, 2017.
E Book: Online

This is our brain
By Jeroen Hendrikse.
Springer, 2017.
E Book: Online

Statistics for bioinformatics : methods for multiple sequence alignment
By Julie Dawn Thompson.
Elsevier, 2016.
Call Number: QH324.2.T468
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection

Earth Sciences (New Titles)

Basic GIS coordinates,3rd Edition
By Jan Van Sickle.
CRC Press, 2017.
E Book: Online

Flood hazard mapping: uncertainty and its value in the decision-making process
By Micah Mukungu Mukolwe.
CRC Press, 2017.
E Book: Online

Introduction to volcanic seismology, 3rd Edition
By Vyacheslav M. Zobin.
Elsevier, 2017.
E Book: Online

Living in the environment. 19th edition
By G. Taylor Miller and Scott E. Spoolman.
Cengage Learning, 2018.
Call Number: GE105.M648t 2018
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection

Natural decadal climate variability: societal impacts
By Vikram M. Mehta.
CRC Press, 2017.
E Book: Online

Spatial big data science: classification techniques for Earth observation imagery
By Jiang Zhe.
Springer, 2017.
E Book: Online

Sustainability: an environmental science perspective
By John C. Ayers.
CRC Press, 2017.
E Book: Online

Mathematics (New Titles)

Bifurcation theory of limit cycles
By Han Maoan.
Alpha Science International, 2017.
Call Number: QA380.H233
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection

Tensor analysis : spectral theory and special tensors
By Liqun Qi, Hung Hom, Ziyan Luo,
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, 2017.
Call Number: QA433.Q1
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection

Statistics in Matlab : a primer
By Wendy L. Martinez, Moonjung Cho.
CRC Press, 2015.
E Book: Online

Data analysis using hierarchical generalized linear models with R
By Youngjo Lee, Lars Rönnegård and Maengseok Noh.
CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
E Book: Online

Quantum continuous variables : a primer of theoretical methods
By Alessio Serafini.
CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
Call Number: QA76.889.S481 | E Book: Online
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection

Fractional and multivariable calculus : model building and optimization problems
By A.M. Mathai, H.J. Haubold.
Springer, 2017.
E Book: Online

Noncausal stochastic calculus
By Shigeyoshi Ogawa.
Springer, 2017.
E Book: Online

Nevanlinna theory, normal families, and algebraic differential equations
By Norbert Steinmetz.
Springer, 2017.
E Book: Online

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Chemistry (New Titles)

Chemistry
By Steven S. Zumdahl, Susan A. Zumdahl, Donald J. DeCoste.
Cengage Learning, 2018.
Call Number: QD31.3.Z94 2018
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Chemistry
By Julia Burdge.
McGraw-Hill, c2017.
Call Number: QD33.2.B951 2017
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection

Chemistry : the molecular nature of matter and change
By Martin S. Silberberg, Patricia G. Amateis.
McGraw-Hill Education, 2018.
Call Numbe: QD33.2.S582 2018
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection

Peptidomimetics I
Edited by William D. Lubell.
Springer, 2017.
E Book: Online

Progress in the chemistry of organic natural products. Volume 106
Edited by A. Douglas Kinghorn, Heinz Falk, Simon Gibbons, Jun’ichi Kobayashi.
Springer, 2017.
E Book: Online

Biological Sciences (New Titles)

Therapeutic applications of adenoviruses
Edited by Philip Ng and Nicola Brunetti-Pierri.
CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, 2017.
E Book: Online

Gap junction channels and hemichannels
Edited by Donglin Bai and Juan C. Saéz.
CRC Press, 2017.
E Book: Online

Food lipids : chemistry, nutrition, and biotechnology, 4th Edition
Edited by Casimir C. Akoh.
CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, 2017.
E Book: Online

The cytoskeleton
Edited by Thomas D. Pollard, Robert D. Goldman.
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, 2017.
Call Number: QH603.C96C997t
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection

An introduction to molecular anthropology
By Mark Stoneking.
John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2017.
Call Number: QH431.S881
Lee Wee Nam Library, Science Collection

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