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100 1 _aAdler, Stephen L.
245 1 0 _aAdventures in theoretical physics
_h[electronic resource] :
_bselected papers with commentaries /
_cStephen L. Adler.
260 _aHackensack, NJ :
_bWorld Scientific,
_cc2006.
300 _a1 online resource (xv, 744 p.) :
_bill.
490 1 _aWorld Scientific series in 20th century physics ;
_vv. 37
504 _aIncludes bibliographical references.
505 0 _a1. Early years, and condensed matter physics. References for chapter 1 -- 2. High energy neutrino reactions, PCAC relations, and sum rules. Introduction. Forward Lepton theorem. Soft pion theorems. Sum rules. More low energy theorems; weak pion production redux. References for chapter 2 -- 3. Anomalies: chiral anomalies and their nonrenormalization, perturbative corrections to scaling, and trace anomalies to all orders. Chiral anomalies and [symbol][symbol] decay. Anomaly nonrenormalization. Point splitting calculations of the anomaly. The non-abelian anomaly, its nonrenormalization and geometric interpretation. Perturbative corrections to scaling. Trace anomalies to all orders. References for chapter 3 -- 4. Quantum electrodynamics. Introduction. Strong magnetic field electrodynamics: photon splitting and vacuum dielectric constant. The "Finite QED" program via the Callan-Symanzik equations. Compactification of massless QED and applications. References for chapter 4. -- 5. Particle phenomenology and neutral currents. Introduction. Visits to Fermilab. Neutral currents. References for chapter 5 -- 6. Gravitation. Introduction. First papers. Einstein gravity as a symmetry breaking effect. References for chapter 6 -- 7. Non-abelian monopoles, confinement models, and chiral symmetry breaking. Introduction. Non-abelian monopoles. Confinement models. Chiral symmetry breaking. References for chapter 7 -- 8. Overrelaxation for Monte Carlo and other algorithms. Introduction. Overrelaxation to accelerate Monte Carlo. Image normalization. References for chapter 8 -- 9. Quaternionic quantum mechanics, trace dynamics, and emergent quantum theory. Introduction. Quaternionic quantum mechanics. Quaternionic projective group representations. Trace dynamics and emergent quantum theory. References for chapter 9 -- 10. Where next?
588 _aDescription based on print version record.
650 0 _aMathematical physics.
650 0 _aPhysics.
650 6 _aPhysique math´┐Żematique.
650 6 _aPhysique.
650 7 _aSCIENCE
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650 1 7 _aTheoretische fysica.
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650 1 7 _aMathematische fysica.
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650 1 7 _aKernfysica.
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655 4 _aElectronic books.
776 0 8 _iPrint version:
_aAdler, Stephen L.
_tAdventures in theoretical physics.
_dHackensack, NJ : World Scientific, c2006
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830 0 _aWorld Scientific series in 20th century physics ;
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