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100 years of gravity and accelerated frames [electronic resource] : the deepest insights of Einstein and Yang-Mills / editors, Jong-Ping Hsu, Dana Fine.

Contributor(s): Hsu, J. P. (Jong-Ping) | Fine, Dana.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Advanced series on theoretical physical science: v. 9.Publisher: Singapore ; Hackensack, NJ ; London : World Scientific, c2005Description: 1 online resource (xxxvii, 623 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9812703403 (electronic bk.); 9789812703408 (electronic bk.); 9789812563354 (alk. paper); 9812563350 (alk. paper).Other title: One hundred years of gravity and accelerated frames.Subject(s): Gravitation | Relativity (Physics) | Einstein field equations | Yang-Mills theory | Electronic books | Gravitation | Relativit�e (Physique) | Einstein, �Equations du champ d' | Yang-Mills, Th�eorie de | SCIENCE -- Physics -- RelativityGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: 100 years of gravity and accelerated frames.DDC classification: 530.11 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
The dawn of gravitation -- Einstein's deepest insight and its early impacts -- The scalar-tensor theory of gravity -- Yang-Mills' deepest insight and its relation to gravity -- Accelerated frames: Generalizing the Lorentz transformations -- Quantum gravity and 'Ghosts' -- Gauge theories of gravity -- Alternate approaches to gravity: Roads less traveled by -- Experimental tests of gravitational theories -- Other perspectives.
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The dawn of gravitation -- Einstein's deepest insight and its early impacts -- The scalar-tensor theory of gravity -- Yang-Mills' deepest insight and its relation to gravity -- Accelerated frames: Generalizing the Lorentz transformations -- Quantum gravity and 'Ghosts' -- Gauge theories of gravity -- Alternate approaches to gravity: Roads less traveled by -- Experimental tests of gravitational theories -- Other perspectives.

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