1 edition of **Relativity, Supersymmetry, and Strings** found in the catalog.

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Published
**1990**
by Springer US in Boston, MA
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Written in

- Physics

**Edition Notes**

Statement | edited by Arnold Rosenblum |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QC19.2-20.85 |

The Physical Object | |

Format | [electronic resource] / |

Pagination | 1 online resource. |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL27085171M |

ISBN 10 | 1461595045 |

ISBN 10 | 9781461595045 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 840287346 |

The approach is pragmatic, rather than traditional or artistic: It includes practical techniques, such as the 1/N expansion (color ordering) and spacecone (spinor helicity), and diverse topics, such as supersymmetry and general relativity, as well as introductions to supergravity and strings. Book Description. This book takes a pedagogical approach to explaining quantum gravity, supersymmetry and string theory in a coherent way. It is aimed at graduate students and researchers in quantum field theory and high-energy physics. The first part of the book introduces quantum gravity, without requiring previous knowledge of general relativity (GR).5/5(3).

De Sitter Cosmic Strings and Supersymmetry Article (PDF Available) in General Relativity and Gravitation 44(5) April with 23 Reads How we measure 'reads'. An introduction to superstring theory: classical strings, covariant and light-cone quantization, supersymmetric strings, anomaly cancelation, compactification, T-duality, supersymmetry breaking, and threshold corrections to low-energy couplings.

book aims to open the door to quantum field theory to as many interested people as possible by providing a simplified presentation of the subject. This book is useful as a supplement in the classroom or as a tool for self-study, but be forewarned that the book includes the math that comes along with the subject. By adding supersymmetry to the mix, strings can describe both particles and forces, so an electron is a vibrating string, but so too is a graviton, which carries the gravity force. The theory, renamed superstring theory, naturally includes gravity as well as all the interactions of particles in the Standard Model.

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"Relativity, Supersymmetry, and Strings" Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. Edition. by A. Rosenblum (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN.

This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Author: A. Rosenblum. International Institute of Theoretical Physics School on Relativity, Supersymmetry, and Relativity ().

Relativity, supersymmetry, and strings. New York: Plenum Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: A Rosenblum; Utah State University. International Institute of. The pure research is Relativity with relativity physics, particle physics, condensed matter physics, quantum systems, etc.

On the macroscop ic level, we are concerned with possible experimental tests of Einstein's General Relativity. On the microscopic level, we are interested in the unification of gravitation with the other interactions. This is like a "transition to theoretical physics" book where stuff you already know (special relativity) and a lot of stuff you don't (supersymmetry, relativistic quantum theory, gravitation, strings) is introduced and put in a wider context of what modern physicist's talk about/5(6).

Get this from a library. Relativity, Supersymmetry, and Strings. [Arnold Rosenblum] -- The first international conference on. relativity Relativity and parallel computing took place February, at the International Institute of Theoretical Physics at Utah State University in. When supersymmetry is imposed as a local symmetry, Einstein's theory of general relativity is included automatically, and the result is said to be a theory of supergravity.

It is also a necessary feature of the most popular candidate for a theory of everything, superstring theory, and a SUSY theory could explain the issue of cosmological. And Strings book is the name for theories that attempt to apply supersymmetry directly to the theory of gravity without the use of string theory.

Throughout the late s, this work proceeded at a faster pace than string theory, mainly because it was popular while the string theory camp had become a ghost town. 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 theory. Special Relativity: From Einstein to Strings Patricia M supersymmetry, and such cutting-edge topics as general relativity, the standard model of elementary particles and its extensions, and superstring theory, giving a survey of important unsolved problems.

The book is accompanied by an interactive CD-ROM illustrating classic problems in. Special Relativity From Einstein to Strings. Get access. ‘Patricia and John Schwarz have created an elegant book that uses special relativity to organize a sophisticated discussion of Maxwell theory, differential geometry, symmetry, and field dynamics.

9 - Supersymmetry and superspace pp Cited by: always contain closed strings, and thus string theory is a theory of quantum gravity. We will see further that it is in fact a nite theory of quantum gravity.

Spacetime is treated as a target space of quantum elds. Consistency at the quantum level requires that the dimension of spacetime is D>3+1. Bosonic strings require D= 26 while. The authors cover every aspect of special relativity, including the impact of special relativity in quantum theory, with an introduction to relativistic quantum mechanics and quantum field theory.

They also discuss This thorough introduction to Einstein's special theory of relativity is suitable for anyone with a 5/5(1). Closed strings Components Exercises Gauge-invariant interactions Introduction The experiments which gave us quantum theory and general relativity are now quite old, but a satisfactory theory which is consistent with both of them has yet of supersymmetry, which requires the presence of matter ﬁelds whose.

This book takes a pedagogical approach to explaining quantum gravity, supersymmetry and string theory in a coherent way. It is aimed at graduate students and researchers in quantum field theory and high-energy physics.

The first part of the book introduces quantum gravity, without requiring previous knowledge of general relativity (GR).

Buy Special Relativity: From Einstein to Strings by Schwarz, Patricia M., Schwarz, John H. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(4). Despite the other problems of String Theory including its many possible landscapes and inability to detect strings, it still has the great potential of combining quantum mechanics and General Relativity.

It may have promised too much too fast, but I think it is far from being on life support. It introduces the basics of supersymmetry and its phenomenology, and includes dynamics, dynamical supersymmetry breaking, and electric-magnetic duality.

The book then covers general relativity and the big bang theory, and the basic issues in inflationary cosmologies before discussing the spectra of known string theories and the features of. supersymmetry breaking, and electric–magnetic duality. The book then introduces general relativity and the big bang theory, and the basic issues in inﬂationary cos-mologies.

The section on string theory discusses the spectra of known string theo- Supersymmetry and String Theory will enable readers to develop models for new physics, and.

Supersymmetry would be a new way of understanding space and time, and it’s closely tied to string theory – the two ideas grew up together and string theory clearly implies supersymmetry at some level, so to imagine supersymmetry without string theory would be unnatural.

And supersymmetry may be experimentally within reach of the LHC. Advanced physics, accelerated for mass consumption Diana Steele. Trying to untangle some of the more esoteric concepts of modern physics might tie most people up in knots, but Columbia's Brian Greene has string theory wrapped around his 's new book, The Elegant Universe (NY: Norton, ), succeeds in explaining string theory in accessible language, visualizing the microscopic.

This represents one reason to take supersymmetry seriously as a possible new symmetry of nature. Strings and Quantum Gravity Einstein’s theory of general relativity is described, just like other theories, by a Lagrangian L GR= 16π2M2 P Z d4x √ gR.

Unlike the Standard Model, general relativity is a non-renormalisable theory: all.basics of supersymmetry and its phenomenology, and cover dynamics, dynamical supersymmetry breaking, and electric–magnetic duality. The book then introduces general relativity and the big bang theory, and the basic issues in inﬂationary cos-mologies.

The section on string theory discusses the spectra of known string theo. One appealing feature of string theory is that it provides a theory of quantum gravity.

Gravity and Strings is a self-contained, pedagogical exposition of this theory, its foundations and its basic results. In Part I, the foundations are traced back to the very early special-relativistic field theories of gravity, showing how such theories lead to general relativity.5/5(3).