Energy Transfer Dynamics [E-Book] : Studies and Essays in Honor of Herbert Fröhlich on His Eightieth Birthday / edited by Terence W. Barrett, Herbert A. Pohl.
Barrett, Terence W., (editor)
Pohl, Herbert A., (editor)
Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer, 1987
XIII, 352 p. 1 illus. online resource.
englisch
9783642718670
10.1007/978-3-642-71867-0
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Table of Contents:
  • I Physics
  • 1. Nonadiabatic Processes in Surface Physics
  • 2. Dielectrics - the Fröhlich Connection
  • 3. Some comments on the Role of Electrodes in Dielectric Breakdown of Solids
  • 4. Multipolar Fluctuations in a Dielectric Sphere
  • 5. Nonlinear Physics of Electronic and Optical Materials for Submicron Device Applications
  • 6. Relativistic Characteristics of Electrons in Simple Nonparabolic Energy Bands
  • 7. Breakdown of Invariants in Nonlinear Systems
  • 8. Dynamics of Interacting Electrons in Aperiodic Solids
  • 9. Quantum Statistical Basis of Thermodynamics with Phase Structure
  • 10. On Molecular Control
  • 11. Structure of Liquid 1-alkanols and Some Isomers
  • 12. Surface Transport in Time and Frequency Domains
  • 13. Absolute Entropy and the Problem of Microscopic Measurement
  • 14. From Theoretical Physics to Biology: the Forward Path of Theory with Herbert Fröhlich
  • II Biophysics
  • 15. On Davydov Solitons at 310
  • 16. Comparisons of Optical Absorption by Impurity Center and by Polarons in Crystalline Acetanilide
  • 17. The Vibrational Soliton: an Experimental Overview
  • 18. Long-lived and Large-coherence Length Excitations in the DNA Double Helix
  • 19. Far Infrared Spectra of Biomolecules
  • 20. Spectral Dimensions of Paramagnetic Proteins
  • 21. The Role of Chaos in Biological Systems
  • 22. Non-Thermally Excited Modes and Free Energy Transduction in Proteins and Biological Membranes
  • 23. Herbert Fröhlich, and the New Biophysics of Cooperativity
  • 24. Opposite Long-range Interactions Between Normal and Malignant Cells
  • 25. Hopping Charge Carriers in Molecular Crystals and Biopolymers: the Fröhlich Connection
  • 26. Cellular Molecular Processes Driven by Cell-Generated AC Electric Field
  • 27. Evidence for AC Fields from Living Biological Cells
  • 28. On Morphogenesis in Living Systems
  • 29. Generalities: Living Systems and Dielectrics
  • 30. Dielectric Spectroscopy, Dielectrophoresis and Field Interactions with Biological Materials
  • 31. Condensed Matter Physics and the Biology of the Future
  • Publications of H. Fröhlich from 1930–1985.