Foreword Introduction 1. Vectors and tensors 2. Properties of a gas: definitions and theorems 3. The equations of Boltzmann and Maxwell 4. Boltzmann's H-theorem and the Maxwellian… Expand

READERS of Nature may recall a vigorous controversy, conducted in its correspondence columns in 1944 and 1945, on the question whether determinism. In the book which is the subject of the present… Expand

Cosmical ElectrodynamicsFundamental Principles. By Hannes Alfvén and Carl-Gunne Fälthammar. Second edition. (International Series of Monographs on Physics.) Pp. x + 228. (Oxford: Clarendon Press;… Expand

The methods of Chapman and Enskog are used to discuss conduction of electricity and diffusion currents in an ionized gas with several constituents, in a transverse magnetic field. The free-path… Expand