11 edition of **String theory** found in the catalog.

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- 33 Currently reading

Published
**2006**
by Springer in Dordrecht, The Netherlands
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Written in

- String models -- Congresses,
- Gauge fields (Physics) -- Congresses,
- Cosmology -- Congresses

**Edition Notes**

Statement | edited by Laurent Baulieu ... [et al.]. |

Genre | Congresses. |

Series | NATO science series -- v. 208, NATO science series -- v. 208. |

Contributions | Baulieu, Laurent., NATO Public Diplomacy Division., NATO Advanced Study Institute on String Theory: From Gauge Interactions to Cosmology (2004 : Cargèse, France) |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QC794.6.S85 S66 2006 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xi, 404 p. : |

Number of Pages | 404 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL18524306M |

ISBN 10 | 1402037317, 1402037333 |

LC Control Number | 2006509568 |

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The two volumes that comprise String Theory provide an up-to-date, comprehensive account of string theory. Volume 1 provides a thorough introduction to the bosonic string, based on the Polyakov path integral and conformal field theory. The first four chapters introduce the central ideas of string theory, the tools of conformal field theory, the Polyakov path integral, and the covariant ?id=54DGYyNAjacC. An instant classic of American sportswriting—the tennis essays of David Foster Wallace, “the best mind of his generation” (A. O. Scott) and “the best tennis-writer of all time” (New York Times)Gathered for the first time in a deluxe collector's edition, here are David Foster Wallace's legendary writings on tennis, five tour-de-force pieces written with a competitor's insight and a

This book is a collection of lectures given in July at the Les Houches Summer School on "String Theory and the Real World: From particle physics to astrophysics." Provides a pedagogical introduction to topics in String Theory, and Cosmology Addresses each topic from the basis to the most recent developments Covers the lectures by The Free String The Bosonic String Theory The Super string theory The Heterotic String Theories String Interactions String Field Theory Compactification Orbifolds and Orientifolds T-Duality D-branes M-Theory

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Lastly, we’ve got the Lectures on String Theory by D Lust and S Theisen. This is the book by Dieter Lust and Stefan Theisen, which I included partly for sentimental reasons because it is, in fact, the book from which I learned string theory.

But it’s also a great :// “String theory is an attempt at a deeper description of nature by thinking of an elementary particle not as a little point but as a little loop of vibrating string.” ― Edward Witten 9 likes The first four chapters introduce the central ideas of string theory, the tools of conformal field theory, the Polyakov path integral, and the covariant quantization of the string.

The book then treats string interactions: the general formalism, and detailed treatments of the tree level and one loop :// This book guides the reader from the basics of string theory to recent developments.

It introduces the basics of perturbative string theory, world-sheet supersymmetry, space-time supersymmetry, conformal field theory and the heterotic string, before describing modern developments, including D-branes, string dualities and :// The book is consistent with the objective set out, well written for graduate students and probably one of the best textbooks on the market about string theory and shall remain so for a long time.

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String theory book DFW was a tennis player and a pretty good one, especially as a junior :// Further References: \String Theory and M-Theory" by Becker, Becker and Schwarz and \String Theory in a Nutshell" (it’s a big nutshell) by Kiritsis both deal with the bosonic string fairly quickly, but include more advanced topics that may be of interest.

The book \D-Branes" by Johnson has lively and clear discussions about the many joys of D —Lin-Manuel Miranda, The New York Times Book Review “A wonderful and inspiring collection for fans of either tennis or eye-popping prose.” —Austin American-Statesman “String Theory stands as a monument to Wallace’s talent—and his dedication to the game.” —Doug Perry, The › Books › Biographies & Memoirs › Arts & Literature.

• J. Polchinski, String Theory This two volume work is the standard introduction to the subject. Our lectures will more or less follow the path laid down in volume one covering the bosonic string.

The book contains explanations and descriptions of many details that have been deliberately (and, I suspect, at times inadvertently) swept under a An Introduction to String Theory Kevin Wray Abstract: This set of notes is based on the course “Introduction to String Theory” which was taught by Prof.

Kostas Skenderis in the spring of at the University of Amsterdam. We have also drawn on some ideas from the books String Theory and~kwray/papers/ This short book is an introduction to some recent developments in string theory and M theory. The author tries to concentrate on the main physical aspects, and often leaves more technical details to ?category= Synopsis String Theory comprises two volumes which give a comprehensive and pedagogic account of the subject.

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Polchinski's book on string theory is a very well written book about the subject. Also, the problems given in the book are valuable for a further understanding.

Using it together with the book by Green, Schwarz, Witten one will afterwards have indeed little problems understanding the papers on this › Books › Professional & Technical › Professional Science. Then this past May, Library of America came out with String Theory, a short volume of Wallace’s essays on tennis.

The book gave me the perfect opportunity to give Wallace a try, because I really enjoy tennis. I gave up tennis when I got fanatical about :// Buy String Theory and M-Theory: A Modern Introduction 1 by Becker, Katrin, Becker, Melanie, Schwarz, John H. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book › Science & Nature › Mathematics › Education.

The book is consistent with the objective set out, well written for graduate students and probably one of the best textbooks on the market about string theory and shall remain so for a long time.

these two books are great and of excellent › Books › Professional & Technical › Professional Science. String Theory comprises two volumes which give a comprehensive and pedagogic account of the subject.

Volume 1, first published inprovides a thorough introduction to the bosonic string. The first four chapters introduce the central ideas of string theory, the tools of conformal field theory and of the Polyakov path integral, and the • String theory’s physical implications y.

™ Open the book and find: • The questions string theory attempts to answer • Easy-to-follow examples • Explanations of Einstein’s theory of relativity, quantum theory, and particle physics • The successes and failures of string theory • F ascinating bits of string theory 1 day ago string theory newsin a lab — therefore testing string theory.

String theory elegantly reconciles the otherwise competing whether string theory actually works. Right now, the best Princeton physics professor Steven Gubser, author of The Little Book of String Theory, explains. About. We ask experts to recommend the five best books in their subject and explain their selection in an interview.

This site has an archive of more than one thousand interviews, or five thousand book recommendations. We publish at least two new. Star Trek 页码： 页 出版日期：年10月 ISBN： International Standard Book Number： 条形码 ： 商家名称 信用等级 购买信息 订购本书 String Theory, Book 2: Fusion String Theory, Book 2: Fusion 基本信息 The Little Book of String Theory offers a short, accessible, and entertaining introduction to one of the most talked-about areas of physics today.

String theory has been called the “theory of everything.” It seeks to describe all the fundamental forces of nature.

It encompasses gravity and quantum mechanics in one unifying :// The BBS-book somehow I don't really like that much; too often I get the feeling that without a background in String Theory the book is hard to follow.

I expected more from that book. But maybe I should give it another try. I guess the real successor of GSW still has to come.