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November 2017 Issue of Physics Today Is Online & in the Mail

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 08:17

Physics Today, the flagship publication of the American Institute of Physics, is the most influential and closely followed physics magazine in the world. With authoritative features, full news coverage and analysis, and fresh perspectives on technological advances and groundbreaking research, Physics Today informs readers about science and its role in society. Members of the AAS, an AIP Member Society, automatically receive free print and online subscriptions to the magazine. Physics Today Online, the magazine’s internet home, presents an enhanced digital edition and provides a valuable online archive.


Physics Today November 2017In the November 2017 Issue

The Relentless Pursuit of Hypersonic Flight
How much new science will it take to design a vehicle that can routinely fly at many times the speed of sound? — Ivett A. Leyva

Preparing Physics Students for 21st-Century Careers
Whether they end up in industrial, governmental, business, or academic settings, college graduates need plenty of skills beyond an ability to solve problem sets. — Laurie McNeil and Paula Heron

In Celebration of Ilya Lifshitz
This year marks the centenary of the birth of Ilya Mikhailovich Lifshitz, who helped found the field of fermiology and made important contributions to condensed-matter physics and biophysics. — Alexander Y. Grosberg, Bertrand Halperin, and John Singleton

...and much more!

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Mary Mathias
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