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Print edition - index 2008

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Accelerators/acceleration mechanisms

  • Jun p7
  • Gershon T Jun p22

Acoustics

  • Oct p5

American Physical Society

  • Banks M Jun p12

Applications

  • Lowe C and Larbey C Feb p21
  • Lavers C Mar p21
  • Apr p5
  • McIntosh A and Beheshti N Apr p29
  • May p3
  • Kinglsey F; Lamden R May p22
  • Korzhov M, Shikler R and Andelman D Jul p29
  • Sep p4
  • Sep p5
  • Oct p5
  • Oct p12
  • Nov p4
  • Nov p5
  • Nov p10

Art and science

  • Aug p3
  • Aug p5
  • Crease R P Sep p19
  • Oct p58

Astronomy, astrophysics and cosmology

  • Jan p3
  • Jan p4
  • Jan p5
  • Jan p8
  • Jan p9
  • Feb p4
  • Feb p5
  • Feb p10
  • Ellis J and Mavromatos N Feb p19
  • Dorminey B Feb p27
  • Feb p37
  • Taylor F Mar p31
  • Apr p5
  • Apr p5
  • Apr p8
  • Apr p11
  • Dorminey B Apr p32
  • May p9
  • May p10
  • May p10
  • McEnery J, Ritz S and Gehrels N May p31
  • Jun p3
  • Jun p4
  • Jun p7
  • Jun p39
  • Jul p4
  • Jul p10
  • Cartlidge E Aug p23
  • Sep p3
  • Sep p5
  • Sep p9
  • Lintott C and Land K Sep p27
  • Sep p41
  • Oct p4
  • Oct p9
  • Nov p11
  • Lloyd S Nov p30
  • Dec p3
  • Dec p4
  • Dec p5
  • Dec p8
  • Dec p8
  • Dec p11
  • Dec p11
  • Dec p20
  • SubbaRao M and Aragon-Calvo M Dec p29
  • Dec p41
  • Lauer T R Dec p43
  • Dec p49

Atomic and molecular physics

  • Jan p4
  • Apr p4
  • Chu S Apr p12
  • Aug p4
  • Oct p5

Australia

  • Jan p9
  • Apr p11
  • Nov p9

Awards and prizes

  • Feb p13
  • Banks M Aug p14
  • Griffin A Aug p27
  • Aug p47
  • Cartwright J Nov p6
  • Nov p15

Biophysics

  • Jan p5
  • Dyson F Jan p12
  • Lowe C and Larbey C Feb p21
  • McIntosh A and Beheshti N Apr p29
  • May p5
  • Jun p5
  • O'Shea P, Somekh M and Barnes W Jun p29
  • Jul p5
  • Jul p5
  • Nov p5

Books reviewed

  • Cassidy D C Jan p34
  • Pegg D Jan p36
  • Jan p37
  • Jan p37
  • Jan p37
  • Collins H Feb p36
  • Feb p37
  • Feb p37
  • Feb p37
  • Feb p37
  • Chomet S Mar
  • Kennefick D Apr p36
  • Apr p37
  • Apr p37
  • Apr p37
  • Fraser G May p40
  • Griffiths H May p42
  • Meurig Thomas J Jul p42
  • Jul p43
  • Jul p43
  • Jul p43
  • Anderson P Aug p40
  • Muller F A Aug p42
  • Aug p43
  • Aug p43
  • Aug p43
  • Sep p3
  • Foster B Sep p38
  • Sep p39
  • Sep p39
  • Sep p39
  • Cartlidge E Sep p40
  • Barrow J D Oct p30
  • Taylor J Nov p38
  • Corfield R Nov p40
  • Nov p41
  • Nov p41
  • Nov p41
  • Goldston R Dec p39
  • Dec p41
  • Lauer T R Dec p43
  • Dec p44
  • Moffat J W Dec p45
  • Duff M Dec p46
  • Dec p48
  • Dec p48
  • Dec p48
  • Dec p48
  • Dec p49
  • Dec p49
  • Dec p49

Canada

  • Jan p8
  • Feb p10
  • Apr p9
  • Jun p9
  • Jul p10

Careers and employment

  • Eberlein J Jan p38
  • Jan p39
  • Jan p40
  • Thoennessen M Feb p16
  • Wilson C Feb p38
  • Feb p39
  • Feb p40
  • Jeandron M Mar p40
  • Mar p42
  • Gomez E Apr p40
  • Apr p41
  • Apr p42
  • Vincent-Humphreys de R May p44
  • May p45
  • Jeandron M Jun p42
  • Jun p43
  • Jun p43
  • Jun p43
  • Jun p44
  • Eastwell A Jul p46
  • Jul p47
  • Jul p48
  • Jul p48
  • Jul p48
  • Jul p48
  • Flack R Aug p21
  • Aug p43
  • Acton J Aug p46
  • Aug p47
  • Aug p47
  • Aug p47
  • Aug p47
  • Aug p48
  • Sep p41
  • McNamee G Sep p42
  • Sep p43
  • Sep p44
  • Sep p44
  • Sep p44
  • Sep p44
  • Harris M Oct p56
  • Oct p58
  • Oct p59
  • Oct p59
  • Oct p59
  • Oct p59
  • Brandon D; Guo Q Nov p21
  • Nov p42
  • Nov p44
  • Nov p45
  • Nov p45
  • Nov p45
  • Dec p11
  • Middleton K Dec p50
  • Dec p51
  • Dec p51
  • Dec p51
  • Dec p51
  • Dec p52

CERN

  • Jan p9
  • Chalmers M Mar p12
  • Mar p15
  • May p3
  • May p11
  • Jun p10
  • Jun p15
  • Gershon T Jun p22
  • Jul p3
  • Sep p3
  • Chalmers M Sep p6
  • Sep p13
  • Amaldi U Sep p32
  • Oct p6
  • Riordan M Oct p16
  • Nov p3
  • Nov p7
  • Crease R P Nov p19
  • Hirstius A Nov p24
  • Medeiros J Nov p28
  • Dec p11

China

  • May p10
  • Sep p7
  • Sep p11
  • Oct p9
  • Wilsdon J Oct p51
  • Brandon D; Guo Q Nov p21

Climate change and the environment

  • Dyson F Jan p12
  • Murray T, Rutt I and Vaughan D May p24
  • Jul p4
  • Sep p3
  • Kalaugher L Sep p10
  • McNamee G Sep p42
  • Nov p13

Computation and software

  • Allsopp D; Brown R Jan p17
  • Libbrecht K Jan p19
  • Jan p40
  • Paix D Feb p19
  • Aug p5
  • Hirstius A Nov p24

Condensed matter

  • Jan p5
  • Libbrecht K Jan p19
  • Bland T, Lee K and Steinmüller Jan p24
  • Feb p4
  • Apr p4
  • Aug p5
  • Sep p13
  • Wen H-H Sep p23
  • Dec p5
  • Dec p10
  • Sanders B Dec p24

Education

  • Barber and Popalisky Jan p29
  • Apr p3
  • Ellse M Apr p18
  • Calverd A M Apr p18
  • Gomez E Apr p40
  • Huber M; Hill T May p22
  • Jun p3
  • Jun p10
  • Horner M and Halliday S Jun p16
  • Osborne J; Ireson G; Huber M Jun p20
  • Jul p11
  • Grozier J Jul p18
  • Ellse M Jul p21
  • Keir A; Huber M; Smith J Aug p21
  • Sep p8

Energy

  • Jan p10
  • Eberlein J Jan p38
  • Feb p10
  • Chu S Apr p12
  • Aug p5
  • Aug p10
  • Aug p10
  • Joyce K; Morley J Aug p21
  • Sep p9
  • Thornley P Sep p22
  • McNamee G Sep p42
  • Nov p4

Europe

  • May p10
  • May p10
  • Aug p9
  • Aug p17
  • Tindemans P Aug p18
  • Banks M Sep p12
  • Nov p9

European Space Agency

  • Jan p5

European Union

  • Halliday I May p18

Facilities

  • Feb p10
  • Materlik G Feb p19
  • Apr p8
  • Rabinovici E Apr p16
  • May p5
  • May p8
  • May p10
  • Jul p8
  • Banks M Jul p12
  • Aug p9
  • Oct p8
  • Dec p7

Fluid dynamics

  • Jan p5
  • McIntosh A and Beheshti N Apr p29
  • Crease R P Jun p18
  • Dec p20

France

  • Aug p8
  • Aug p11
  • Sep p8

Fusion

  • Jan p9
  • Jul p13
  • Nov p9

Geophysics

  • Apr p9
  • Sep p39

Germany

  • Cassidy D C Jan p34
  • Jul p10
  • Jul p10
  • Aug p9
  • Dec p10
  • Dec p10

Gravity and general relativity

  • Swarup B Jan p11
  • Pegg D Jan p36
  • Feb p5
  • Cartwright J Apr p14
  • Kennefick D Apr p36
  • May p8
  • Oct p9

History of physics

  • Jan p3
  • Crease RP Jan p16
  • Cassidy D C Jan p34
  • Banks M Feb p11
  • Feb p15
  • Schaller A Feb p19
  • Lazarus M Feb p20
  • Constable A Feb p30
  • Parkinson S Feb p34
  • Crease R P Mar p17
  • Chomet S Mar
  • Hoddeson L Apr p22
  • Kennefick D Apr p36
  • Crease R May p20
  • Jun p13
  • Datta T Jun p21
  • Margaritondo G Jun p26
  • Jun p37
  • Jun p39
  • Putley E Jul p21
  • O'Raifeartaigh C Jul p21
  • Meurig Thomas J Jul p42
  • Muller F A Aug p42
  • Amaldi U Sep p32
  • Ginsparg P Oct p22
  • Infeld E Dec p19
  • Moffat J W Dec p45

India

  • May p11
  • Sep p7
  • Wilsdon J Oct p51
  • Nov p8
  • Nov p8

Industry and innovation

  • Jan p10
  • Feb p9
  • Apr p10
  • Apr p10
  • Apr p15
  • Apr p42
  • Notton J Apr p52
  • May p9
  • Eastwell A Jul p46
  • Aug p5
  • Aug p9
  • Fisher M Aug p11
  • Aug p17
  • Tindemans P Aug p18
  • Sep p8
  • Sep p11
  • Oct p9
  • Ouellette J Oct p39
  • Nov p5

International

  • Rabinovici E Apr p16
  • Jun p7
  • Jul p7
  • Jul p11
  • Nov p11
  • Cartlidge E Dec p14

Internet

  • Durrani M Oct p14
  • Ginsparg P Oct p22

Ireland

  • Jan p10

Italy

  • Jan p10
  • Feb p8
  • Mar p42
  • Apr p11
  • Jun p10
  • Jun p37
  • Jul p9
  • Jul p9
  • Sep p8
  • Amaldi U Sep p32
  • Dec p7

Japan

  • Feb p10
  • Feb p13
  • Apr p7
  • Jun p7
  • Jun p39

Lasers and optics

  • May p10
  • Nov p9

Lateral thoughts

  • Robinson A Jan p48
  • Hackett A Feb p48
  • Whalley M Mar
  • Notton J Apr p52
  • Vukusic P May p56
  • Robinson A Jun p21
  • Davies G G Jun p52
  • O'Raifeartaigh C Jul p56
  • Radcliffe J Aug p56
  • Kerr R Sep p52
  • Geting P Nov p52

Light sources, synchotrons and free-electron lasers

  • Rabinovici E Apr p16
  • May p10
  • May p10
  • Nov p11
  • Dec p7

Low-temperature physics

  • Chalmers M Aug p12
  • Banks M Aug p14
  • Griffin A Aug p27
  • Sep p5
  • Wen H-H Sep p22
  • Wen H-H Sep p23

Mathematical and statistical physics

  • Crease R P Feb p18
  • Crease R P Mar p17
  • Jun p39
  • Jul p17
  • Crease R P Jul p20
  • Maxfield S Jul p34
  • Jul p43
  • Aug p43
  • Oct p3
  • Oct p3
  • Crease R P Dec p18
  • Haupt A Dec p19
  • Hidalgo C A Dec p34
  • Dec p41
  • Duff M Dec p46
  • Dec p48

Medical physics

  • Jan p8
  • Feb p5
  • Feb p10
  • Dawson P Mar
  • May p11
  • Jul p10
  • Oct p3
  • Oct p12
  • Nov p10
  • Nov p22
  • Dec p11
  • Dec p20

Metrology

  • May p45

Microscopy

  • Apr p4
  • Aug p4

Miscellaneous

  • Jan p3
  • Feb p3
  • Feb p3
  • Shemilt J; Hodge A; White M; Dewhurst S; Evans C J; Smith R Feb p20
  • Fothergill J Feb p20
  • Lavers C Mar p21
  • Olley R; McGovern I Apr p18
  • Higgins W S Apr p18
  • Crease R P Apr p19
  • May p3
  • May p3
  • May p23
  • Jun p3
  • Jun p3
  • Jun p39
  • Jul p3
  • Ansell D Jul p21
  • Aug p3
  • Aug p3
  • Oct p3
  • Oct p36
  • Crease R P Oct p45
  • Wilsdon J Oct p51
  • Oct p54
  • Jeandron M Oct p72
  • Nov p3
  • Nov p3
  • Allen F; Donald A and Huppert J Nov p21
  • Aravind P Nov p22
  • Dec p3
  • Dec p3
  • Dec p15
  • Goodman M Dec p19
  • Dec p44
  • Dec p60

Nanotechnology

  • Feb p3
  • Apr p4
  • Jun p5
  • Jul p5
  • Aug p9
  • Nov p5
  • Dec p3
  • Dec p5

Nuclear physics

  • Blank B May p35
  • Jun p40
  • Aug p5
  • Aug p7
  • Oct p12

Nuclear power

  • Eberlein J Jan p38
  • Feb p10
  • Apr p5
  • Banks M May p12
  • Jun p8
  • Vogler C Jun p20
  • Jeandron M Jun p42
  • Jul p9
  • Jul p43
  • Aug p10
  • Aug p11
  • Sep p11
  • Sep p11
  • Nov p8
  • Dec p9
  • Dec p20

Nuclear weapons

  • Parkinson S Feb p34
  • Jeandron M Jun p42

Obituaries

  • Jan p9
  • Apr p11
  • Ford K May p7
  • May p17
  • Jul p13
  • Aug p13
  • Brewer D; Stenholm S Aug p22

Optics

  • Jan p5
  • Lowe C and Larbey C Feb p21
  • Apr p4
  • Cartwright J Apr p14
  • Jun p5
  • Jul p5
  • Sep p5
  • Nov p10
  • Dec p5
  • Dec p10

Particle physics

  • Jan p4
  • Feb p10
  • Chalmers M Mar p12
  • Mar p15
  • Whalley M Mar
  • Apr p3
  • May p11
  • Jun p3
  • Gershon T Jun p22
  • Jul p3
  • Jul p8
  • Jul p9
  • Aug p4
  • Aug p11
  • Aug p13
  • Chalmers M Sep p6
  • Sep p7
  • Sep p13
  • Oct p6
  • Riordan M Oct p16
  • Crease R P Oct p45
  • Jeandron M Oct p72
  • Cartwright J Nov p6
  • Nov p7
  • Cox B Nov p12
  • Nov p15
  • Crease R P Nov p19
  • Hirstius A Nov p24
  • Medeiros J Nov p28
  • Dec p4
  • Dec p10

Philosophy of science

  • Jan p37

Physics and finance

  • James J Apr p38
  • Vincent-Humphreys de R May p44
  • Plummer J Dec p19

Physics and religion

  • Dyson F Jan p12
  • Feb p8
  • Feb p37
  • Apr p8
  • Bari M A Jun p11
  • Jun p13
  • O'Raifeartaigh C Jul p56
  • Crease R P Aug p20

Physics and sport

  • Apr p3
  • Aug p3

Plasma physics

  • Jul p7
  • Jul p10
  • Franklin R Nov p22
  • Braithwaite N Dec p19

Publishing

  • Jan p35
  • Feb p35
  • Mar p39
  • Apr p11
  • Apr p39
  • Cartwright J May p14
  • May p17
  • May p43
  • Jul p45
  • Oct p13
  • Durrani M Oct p14
  • Ginsparg P Oct p22
  • Barrow J D Oct p30
  • Nov p39
  • Banks M Dec p12
  • Dec p15
  • Harnad J Dec p16

Publishing and public understanding

  • Crease RP Jan p16
  • Rowlands P Sep p22

Quantum physics

  • Jan p3
  • Jan p35
  • Apr p37
  • May p4
  • Jul p11
  • Aspelmeyer M Jul p22
  • Monroe C and Lukin M Aug p32
  • Sep p4
  • Crease R P Sep p19
  • Oct p4
  • Nov p10
  • Lloyd S Nov p30
  • Sanders B Dec p24

Research conduct and ethics

  • Aug p11
  • Oct p11
  • Oct p11

Russia

  • Oct p8

Science and society

  • Jan p10
  • Wilson P Jan p17
  • Feb p3
  • Medeiros J Feb p12
  • Feb p15
  • Apr p7
  • Apr p11
  • Apr p11
  • Acton J Aug p46
  • Lintott C and Land K Sep p27
  • Gwynne P Oct p10
  • Cox B Nov p12
  • SubbaRao M and Aragon-Calvo M Dec p29

Semiconductors and electronics

  • Jan p9
  • Bland T, Lee K and Steinmüller Jan p24
  • Wang L and Li B Mar p27
  • Hoddeson L Apr p22
  • May p5
  • Jun p4
  • Jul p5
  • Korzhov M, Shikler R and Andelman D Jul p29
  • Fisher M Aug p11
  • Nov p4
  • Sanders B Dec p24

Sociology of Science

  • Jones R Jun p36
  • Anderson P Aug p40

South Africa

  • Horner M and Halliday S Jun p16

Space science and the solar system

  • Swarup B Jan p11
  • Easton R L; Hall D Jan p17
  • Jan p37
  • Feb p9
  • Taylor F Mar p31
  • Apr p3
  • Apr p7
  • Dorminey B Apr p32
  • May p8
  • May p9
  • May p10
  • McEnery J, Ritz S and Gehrels N May p31
  • Jun p10
  • Becklake J Jun p38
  • Jun p39
  • Jul p3
  • Jul p3
  • Jul p7
  • Jul p11
  • Gwynne P Jul p14
  • Aug p43
  • Sep p3
  • Sep p8
  • Oct p8
  • Oct p9
  • Oct p9
  • Nov p3
  • Nov p8
  • Nov p11
  • Nov p13
  • Dec p8
  • Dec p10
  • Lauer T R Dec p43
  • Middleton K Dec p50

Students

  • Jeandron M Mar p40

Superconductivity

  • Hoddeson L Apr p22
  • May p4
  • Jun p8
  • Sep p13
  • Wen H-H Sep p23

Surface science

  • Apr p4

Switzerland

  • Aug p9

UK

  • Jan p7
  • Jan p15
  • Feb p10
  • Materlik G Feb p19
  • Rafice S Mar
  • Apr p8
  • Apr p10
  • May p10
  • May p11
  • Jun p3
  • Jun p9
  • Bari M A Jun p11
  • Jun p15
  • Osborne J; Ireson G; Huber M Jun p20
  • Vogler C Jun p20
  • Jul p10
  • Banks M Jul p12
  • Aug p8
  • Foster B Sep p14
  • Mason K Sep p16
  • Harnew N Nov p22

US

  • Jan p3
  • Feb p7
  • Apr p9
  • Jun p8
  • Jun p8
  • Jun p9
  • Jun p10
  • Jun p10
  • Jul p8
  • Jul p8
  • Jul p13
  • Gwynne P Jul p14
  • Aug p7
  • Aug p7
  • Aug p11
  • Sep p9
  • Oct p8
  • Oct p8
  • Gwynne P Oct p10
  • Nov p11
  • Marburger J H Nov p16
  • Dec p9
  • Dec p10
  • Goldston R Dec p39