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Print edition - index 2009

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Accelerators/acceleration mechanisms

  • Murray C May p16
  • Banks M Aug p11
  • Nov p4

Acoustics

  • Mar p5
  • Jul p4

American Physical Society

  • Dec p6

Applications

  • Jan p5
  • Sarran C Jan p21
  • Feb p5
  • Karalis A Feb p22
  • Apr p5
  • May p5
  • Muller H; Scott S; Nielsen H, Allen J; Stancey G; Taylor S May p20
  • Aug p5
  • Sep p5
  • Oct p5
  • Nov p5
  • Nov p5

Art and science

  • Jan p11
  • Crease R P Jan p34
  • Jan p37
  • Jan p37
  • Jan p37
  • Feb p7
  • Feb p15
  • Cofield C Feb p32
  • Young C Feb p42
  • Mar p3
  • Apr p7
  • Khandekar N Apr p20
  • Crease R P Dec p28

Astronomy, astrophysics and cosmology

  • Jan p4
  • Jan p5
  • Jan p9
  • Jan p9
  • Jan p11
  • Cartright E and Banks M Jan p12
  • Bourne N Jan
  • Feb p5
  • Feb p7
  • Jaffe A Feb p36
  • Mar p5
  • Schirber M Mar p8
  • Mar p10
  • Mar p11
  • Dench P; Htoon S Mar p17
  • Duffy A Mar p17
  • Mar p21
  • Cesarsky C, Rees M, de Zeeuw T, Huchra J, Fabian A, Jae Park S Mar p22
  • Boss A Mar p26
  • Williamson M Mar p33
  • Spudis P D Mar p40
  • Crease R P Mar p46
  • Finocchiaro M A Mar p54
  • Chicarro A Mar p58
  • Mar p59
  • Steele J Mar p60
  • Mar p62
  • Mar p62
  • Mar p62
  • Mar p62
  • Mason E Mar p64
  • Oliver K Mar p80
  • Apr p3
  • Clery D Apr p8
  • Gregory R Apr p40
  • May p7
  • May p7
  • May p8
  • May p10
  • Hutchinson I; Brandon D; Ferguson I May p21
  • Bell M; Pointon T May p23
  • Smolin L Jun p21
  • Quirrenbach A Jun p40
  • Jun p42
  • Jul p3
  • Jul p3
  • Jul p3
  • Jul p4
  • Jul p7
  • Jul p9
  • Williamson M Jul p11
  • Varaschin A Jul p21
  • Susskind L Jul p42
  • Baez J Aug p22
  • Sep p9
  • Sep p9
  • Corfield R Sep p11
  • Clegg B Sep p40
  • Sep p41
  • Sep p41
  • Oct p5
  • Oct p6
  • Cartlidge E Oct p12
  • Oct p13
  • Fedida S Oct p16
  • Oct p49
  • Nov p11
  • Meyer M R Nov p26
  • Dec p5
  • Dec p9
  • Dec p9
  • Dec p9
  • Dec p11
  • Williams R Dec p19

Atomic and molecular physics

  • Mar p4
  • Mar p11
  • Quintanilla J and Hooley C Jun p32
  • Jacak B Sep p35

Australia

  • May p8
  • Jun p7
  • Jun p14
  • Oct p13
  • Dec p45

Awards and prizes

  • Wimbush S Jan p20
  • Sep p10
  • Sep p13
  • Banks M Nov p6

Biophysics

  • Feb p5
  • Jun p5
  • Jul p5
  • Jul p5
  • Durrani M Jul p15
  • Kornyshev A Jul p16
  • Crease R P Jul p18
  • Davies P Jul p24
  • Guck J Jul p31
  • Wang S Jul p37
  • Susskind L Jul p42
  • Aug p5
  • Oct p5
  • Dec p4

Books reviewed

  • Saxon D Jan p36
  • Jaffe A Feb p36
  • Friedlander M W Feb p38
  • Feb p40
  • Feb p40
  • Feb p40
  • Feb p40
  • Chicarro A Mar p58
  • Steele J Mar p60
  • Mar p62
  • Mar p62
  • Mar p62
  • Mar p62
  • Enderby J Apr p38
  • Apr p42
  • Apr p42
  • Apr p42
  • Barnes C W May p42
  • O'Raifeartaigh C May p44
  • May p45
  • May p45
  • Steele J Jun p18
  • Jun p38
  • Quirrenbach A Jun p40
  • Jun p42
  • Jun p42
  • Jun p42
  • Amelino-Camelia G Jul p48
  • Jul p50
  • Jul p50
  • Jul p50
  • Jul p50
  • Roser R Aug p36
  • Bridgman R Aug p38
  • Aug p39
  • Aug p39
  • Segrè G Sep p38
  • Clegg B Sep p40
  • MacKay N, Edgar R Oct p46
  • Falk D Oct p48
  • Oct p49
  • Oct p49
  • Oct p49
  • Nov p3
  • Farmelo G Nov p38
  • Hughes J Nov p40
  • DeGroot G Nov p41
  • Nov p42
  • Nov p42
  • Nov p42
  • Gingerich O Dec p35
  • Nahin P J Dec p36
  • Knight P Dec p38
  • Harris M Dec p39
  • Jones M Dec p40
  • Dec p42

Canada

  • Mar p7
  • May p10
  • Jul p8
  • Jul p9
  • Aug p8
  • Nov p9
  • Durrani M Dec p10
  • Knight P Dec p38

Careers and employment

  • Jan p8
  • Hay S and Kelk M Jan p38
  • Jan p39
  • Jan p40
  • Feb p11
  • Young C Feb p42
  • Feb p44
  • Feb p44
  • Feb p44
  • Feb p44
  • Chalmers M Mar p14
  • Mason E Mar p64
  • Mar p65
  • Mar p66
  • Mar p66
  • Mar p66
  • Mar p66
  • Mar p66
  • Mar p66
  • Privett G Apr p21
  • Wurman J Apr p44
  • Apr p45
  • Apr p45
  • Apr p45
  • Apr p46
  • May p10
  • Carter J, Dorrian G, Guymer G, Whittaker I; Olley R H May p22
  • Broadwell I May p46
  • May p48
  • May p49
  • May p49
  • May p49
  • Jun p15
  • Crease R P Jun p20
  • Harris M Jun p44
  • Jun p46
  • Jun p46
  • Herold G Jul p52
  • Jul p53
  • Jul p54
  • Czerski H Aug p40
  • Aug p42
  • Aug p42
  • Aug p42
  • Aug p42
  • Aug p42
  • Sep p10
  • Hermanowicz J C Sep p42
  • Sep p44
  • Sep p44
  • Taylor S Oct p50
  • Oct p52
  • Oct p52
  • Oct p52
  • Oct p52
  • Nov p39
  • Harris M Nov p44
  • Nov p45
  • Nov p46
  • Dec p44
  • Dec p45
  • Dec p46

CERN

  • Jan p11
  • Feb p11
  • Feb p40
  • Chalmers M Mar p14
  • Apr p11
  • Privett G Apr p21
  • Jun p7
  • Sep p7
  • Sep p41
  • Oct p7
  • Nov p7
  • Nov p39
  • Nov p45
  • Dec p3
  • Miller D J Dec p20

China

  • Feb p7
  • Feb p11
  • Duffy A Mar p17
  • Apr p7
  • Broadwell I May p46
  • Jun p10
  • Jun p11
  • Jul p7
  • Aug p10
  • Oct p7
  • Oct p52
  • Nov p8
  • Nov p8
  • Dec p9

Climate change and the environment

  • Mar p11
  • Apr p6
  • Apr p10
  • Wurman J Apr p44
  • Jun p3
  • Sep p15
  • Cox P and Jeffery H Sep p24
  • Oct p16
  • Oct p19
  • Lord Browne Oct p20
  • Romm J Oct p22
  • Crabtree G, Sarrao J Oct p24
  • Schmidt G Oct p33
  • Chubb J; Houlihane S Nov p20
  • Nov p20
  • Dec p6
  • Riggs R; Jelbert G Dec p20
  • Dec p45

Computation and software

  • Jun p38
  • Cartlidge E Oct p12
  • Schmidt G Oct p33
  • Oct p52

Condensed matter

  • Jan p4
  • Feb p40
  • Apr p4
  • Reich E S May p24
  • Natelson D Jun p27
  • Quintanilla J and Hooley C Jun p32
  • Aug p5
  • Aug p5
  • Novoselov K Aug p27
  • Oct p4

Denmark

  • May p10

Education

  • Edwards P Jan p48
  • Feb p14
  • Feb p37
  • Banks M Jun p12
  • Jun p15
  • Padman R Aug p19
  • Griffiths D Sep p16
  • Durrani M Nov p12
  • Durrani M Nov p15
  • Magueijo J Dec p16

Energy

  • Jan p5
  • Feb p9
  • Feb p14
  • Karalis A Feb p22
  • Feb p44
  • Mar p10
  • Muller H; Scott S; Nielsen H, Allen J; Stancey G; Taylor S May p20
  • Jun p3
  • Jul p10
  • Willcox N Aug p21
  • Sep p8
  • Oct p9
  • Oct p9
  • Basden A; Watkins S Oct p17
  • Oct p19
  • Lord Browne Oct p20
  • Crabtree G, Sarrao J Oct p24
  • Grant P M Oct p37
  • Smith A, Tolfree D Oct p40
  • MacKay N, Edgar R Oct p46
  • Oct p47
  • Oct p64
  • Nov p8
  • Luther J Nov p23
  • Dec p6
  • Dec p8

Europe

  • Jan p6
  • Jun p8
  • Banks M Jun p12
  • Nov p10

European Space Agency

  • Jan p7
  • Mar p11
  • Clery D Apr p8
  • Sep p7

European Union

  • Apr p9
  • Le Bihan D Aug p16
  • Sep p10

Facilities

  • Jan p6
  • Jan p7
  • Zetie K Jan p20
  • Vierkorn-Rudolph B Feb p19
  • Crease R P Mar p46
  • May p7
  • May p10
  • Jun p8
  • Jun p10
  • Jun p42
  • Banks M Aug p11
  • Skipper N Oct p15

Fluid dynamics

  • Sep p5

France

  • Jun p10
  • Jun p10

Fusion

  • Banks M Feb p12
  • Feb p37
  • Mar p7
  • Mar p9
  • Hellberg M A Mar p17
  • Apr p9
  • Barnes C W May p42
  • Jul p7
  • Evans J; Barnes C W, Willms S Aug p20

Geophysics

  • Cartwright J Jan
  • Bourne N Jan
  • Mar p10
  • Jeanloz R Apr p34
  • Banks M May p13
  • Baez J Aug p22
  • Sep p5

Germany

  • Feb p10
  • May p8
  • Jul p10
  • Banks M Oct p10
  • Oct p11
  • Dec p9
  • Dec p9
  • Banks M Dec p12

Gravity and general relativity

  • Perkowitz S Jan
  • Chambers R; de Podesta M; Fox M Feb p20
  • Mar p11
  • Gregory R Apr p40
  • Jewess M May p23
  • Smolin L Jun p21
  • Jul p4
  • Amelino-Camelia G Jul p48
  • Jacak B Sep p35
  • Oct p6

History of physics

  • Fraser G Jan p21
  • Crease R P Jan p34
  • Saxon D Jan p36
  • Crease R P Feb p18
  • Friedlander M W Feb p38
  • Feb p40
  • Finocchiaro M A Mar p54
  • Apr p15
  • Stein B Apr p16
  • Enderby J Apr p38
  • Ekert A May p36
  • O'Raifeartaigh C May p44
  • Steele J Jun p18
  • Jul p9
  • Durrani M Jul p15
  • Lamden R J Jul p21
  • Susskind L Jul p42
  • Fraser G Aug p32
  • Bridgman R Aug p38
  • Sep p10
  • Durrani S; Duff M; Adams B Sep p21
  • Segrè G Sep p38
  • Oct p9
  • Falk D Oct p48
  • Oct p49
  • Farmelo G Nov p38
  • Hughes J Nov p40
  • DeGroot G Nov p41
  • Dec p15
  • Gingerich O Dec p35

India

  • Feb p14
  • Bagla P Apr p12
  • Oct p8
  • Nov p10

Industry and innovation

  • Feb p14
  • Apr p11
  • Buchanan M Apr p22
  • May p10
  • May p11
  • Padman R; Herrod R Jun p18
  • Jul p5
  • Hitz B Jul p12
  • Jul p54
  • Sep p8
  • Taylor S Oct p50
  • Nov p11
  • Dec p44

International

  • Jan p9
  • Jun p10
  • Aug p10
  • Nov p9
  • Nov p11
  • Nov p11
  • Durrani M Nov p12
  • Durrani M Nov p15

Internet

  • Jan p35
  • Apr p41
  • May p15
  • Nielsen M May p30
  • May p43
  • Aug p20
  • Sep p22
  • Sep p39

Ireland

  • May p10

Italy

  • Feb p11
  • Mar p10
  • Banks M May p13

Japan

  • Feb p11
  • Jun p8
  • Aug p3
  • Aug p9
  • Banks M Aug p11
  • Dec p8
  • Dec p9

Lasers and optics

  • Mar p7
  • May p5
  • Hitz B Jul p12
  • Nov p4

Lateral thoughts

  • Edwards P Jan p48
  • Macdonald A Feb p52
  • Oliver K Mar p80
  • O'Raifeartaigh C Apr p56
  • Jenkins D May p56
  • Lewney M Jun p52
  • McGuigan K Jul p60
  • Oliver K Aug p48
  • Monteiro L H A Sep p52
  • Oct p64
  • Trebino R Nov p56

Light sources, synchotrons and free-electron lasers

  • Jan p7
  • Feb p10
  • Feb p10
  • Mar p12
  • Brinkmann R, Weckert E Mar p17
  • May p8
  • Crease R P Nov p19
  • Banks M Dec p12

Mathematical and statistical physics

  • Jan p4
  • Jones J Jan p21
  • Apr p10
  • May p4
  • Jun p39
  • Jul p50
  • Fraser G Aug p32
  • Aug p39
  • Nov p42
  • Nov p42
  • Nov p42
  • Dec p4

Medical physics

  • Apr p5
  • May p5
  • Jun p5
  • Jul p8
  • Aug p4
  • Aug p8
  • Le Bihan D Aug p16
  • Keevil S Sep p21
  • Moloney S Sep p21
  • Oct p13
  • Osepchuck J M, Petersen R C Oct p15
  • Dec p5
  • Dec p7

Microscopy

  • Apr p4
  • Oct p4

Miscellaneous

  • Jan p3
  • Jan p3
  • Jan p3
  • Jan p15
  • Jan p15
  • Glasmacher T Jan p16
  • Crease R P Jan p19
  • Dryburgh P Jan p21
  • Feb p3
  • Feb p3
  • Feb p3
  • Feb p3
  • Feb p3
  • Chubb J Feb p20
  • Little J Feb p20
  • Grozier J Feb p20
  • Parker G Feb p21
  • Albrow M Feb p21
  • Feb p21
  • Mar p3
  • Mar p3
  • Mar p3
  • Mar p3
  • Hamill H; de Podesta M; Weidig T; Evanson N; Thomas G Mar p18
  • Jones C Mar p18
  • Young H Mar p18
  • Mar p18
  • Apr p3
  • Apr p3
  • Apr p3
  • Apr p15
  • Stein B Apr p16
  • Apr p20
  • Grozier J; Leyshon G Apr p21
  • May p3
  • May p22
  • Maxted K May p23
  • Jun p3
  • Jun p3
  • Jun p11
  • Davies G Jun p18
  • Jul p3
  • Jul p13
  • Pye D, Crundwell R Jul p21
  • Paix D Jul p21
  • Sep p3
  • Sep p3
  • Crease R P Sep p19
  • Marks J M Sep p23
  • Randall S; Rosen R; Jones C; Bean L W; Lane F Sep p23
  • Oct p3
  • Oct p3
  • Nov p3
  • Nov p3
  • Dec p3
  • Dec p3
  • Dec p3
  • Dec p41
  • Dec p52

Nanotechnology

  • Feb p4
  • Feb p5
  • Feb p5
  • Reich E S May p24
  • Jun p5
  • Jun p10
  • Sep p4
  • Sep p10
  • Oct p6
  • Smith A, Tolfree D Oct p40
  • Nov p3
  • Dec p5

Nuclear physics

  • Jan p6
  • Glasmacher T Jan p16
  • Jun p4
  • Aug p3
  • Aug p9

Nuclear power

  • Hay S and Kelk M Jan p38
  • Mar p9
  • Mar p9
  • Apr p6
  • May p11
  • Jun p10
  • Jul p8
  • Aug p3
  • Aug p8
  • Nov p10

Nuclear weapons

  • Drell S Feb p16
  • Ranson J Apr p20
  • Hughes J Nov p40
  • DeGroot G Nov p41

Obituaries

  • Oct p9
  • Dec p8

Oceanography

  • Aug p42
  • Sep p5
  • Taylor S Oct p50

Optics

  • Feb p4
  • Mar p5
  • May p5
  • Jun p4
  • Guck J Jul p31
  • Banks M Nov p6

Particle physics

  • Feb p11
  • Mar p4
  • Mar p12
  • Apr p4
  • Apr p7
  • May p3
  • May p4
  • Jun p7
  • Jun p8
  • Jul p4
  • Jul p9
  • Aug p3
  • Banks M Aug p11
  • Fraser G Aug p32
  • Roser R Aug p36
  • Nishikawa K and Banks M Sep p12
  • Sep p13
  • Jacak B Sep p35
  • Sep p41
  • Oct p4
  • Oct p7
  • Nov p5
  • Nov p7
  • Nov p39
  • Dec p7
  • Orzel C Dec p23
  • Dec p45

Philosophy of science

  • Bevan J Aug p19
  • Pierpont E; Donegan D P; Jeynes C Oct p15

Physics and finance

  • Bouchaud J-P Apr p28
  • Rosenbaum S Jul p21
  • Oct p3

Physics and religion

  • Apr p42
  • Apr p42
  • Apr p42
  • Cartlidge E May p12
  • Hutchinson I; Brandon D; Ferguson I May p21
  • Crease R P Aug p18
  • Pierpont E; Donegan D P; Jeynes C Oct p15
  • Edmond I Nov p20

Physics and sport

  • Grove S Apr p21
  • May p3
  • Jul p50
  • Jul p50
  • Jul p50

Plasma physics

  • May p5
  • Jacak B Sep p35

Publishing

  • Banks M Jan p10
  • Prentice J; Fairlie D Jan p20
  • Sprouse G D, Zimmermann F Mar p17
  • Mar p59
  • Nielsen M May p30
  • Jun p3
  • Jul p3
  • Aug p9
  • Aug p20
  • Sep p10
  • Sep p22
  • Trebino R Nov p56

Publishing and public understanding

  • Mar p10
  • Crease R P Apr p18
  • Aug p37
  • Czerski H Aug p40
  • Nov p45

Quantum physics

  • Feb p4
  • Bacon D Feb p26
  • Mar p4
  • Apr p5
  • Ekert A May p36
  • O'Raifeartaigh C May p44
  • Jun p11
  • Davies P Jul p24
  • Aug p4
  • Sep p4
  • Ekert A Sep p28
  • Jacak B Sep p35
  • Segrè G Sep p38
  • Valentini A Nov p32
  • Dec p15
  • Orzel C Dec p23

Research conduct and ethics

  • Jan p11
  • Apr p11
  • Buchanan M Apr p22
  • May p15
  • Reich E S May p24
  • Padman R; Herrod R Jun p18
  • Brandon D; Santic B Jul p19
  • Pointon T Aug p20
  • Oct p11
  • Dec p21

Russia

  • May p9
  • Nov p10
  • Dec p8

Science and society

  • Apr p9
  • Crease R P Apr p18
  • Crease R P May p19
  • Storey O; Johnston R; Bacon M Jul p19
  • Aug p9
  • Romm J Oct p22
  • Oct p49

Science policy

  • Lord Browne Oct p20
  • Schmidt G Oct p33

Semiconductors and electronics

  • Natelson D Jun p27
  • Aug p5
  • Novoselov K Aug p27

South Africa

  • May p8

Space science and the solar system

  • Jan p3
  • Jan p3
  • Jan p7
  • Schirber M Mar p8
  • Mar p11
  • Williamson M Mar p33
  • Spudis P D Mar p40
  • Apr p6
  • Apr p11
  • Apr p11
  • Apr p11
  • Jeanloz R Apr p34
  • May p3
  • May p9
  • May p9
  • Banks M May p14
  • Jun p9
  • Jun p9
  • Jul p3
  • Jul p10
  • Aug p9
  • Sep p3
  • Sep p3
  • Sep p7
  • Corfield R Sep p11
  • Oct p3
  • Oct p7
  • Oct p8
  • Oct p8
  • Nov p8
  • Nov p11
  • Clements D, Crawford I Nov p16
  • Dec p8
  • Dec p46

Students

  • Harris M Nov p44

Superconductivity

  • Quintanilla J and Hooley C Jun p32
  • Grant P M Oct p37
  • Nov p5

Sweden

  • Mar p9
  • May p10
  • Jun p8
  • Jul p8
  • Jul p10

UK

  • Jan p8
  • Jan p8
  • Haigh J, Bradley D, Knight P; McGrath R Feb p19
  • Braben D W Apr p20
  • May p7
  • Moriarty P Jun p16
  • Aug p7
  • Aug p7
  • Durrani M Aug p15
  • Allport P Aug p19
  • Bridgman R Aug p38
  • Sep p7
  • Oct p9
  • Nov p9
  • Dec p9

US

  • Jan p6
  • Jan p11
  • Gwynne P Feb p8
  • Feb p9
  • Feb p10
  • Feb p11
  • Feb p15
  • Mar p7
  • Mar p12
  • Mar p13
  • Apr p6
  • Apr p10
  • May p9
  • May p11
  • Jun p7
  • Jun p9
  • Aug p10
  • Sep p8
  • Oct p8
  • Oct p9
  • Nov p11
  • Dec p6
  • Dec p7

Women in physics

  • Jul p10
  • Nov p45