Group Theory and Physics
By (author) Shlomo Sternberg
Normal Price: $155.00
Your Price: $139.50 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $15.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $6.98 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Group Theory and Physics by Shlomo Sternberg
Book DescriptionThis textbook, based on courses taught at Harvard University, is an introduction to group theory and its application to physics. The physical applications are considered as the mathematical theory is developed so that the presentation is unusually cohesive and well-motivated. Many modern topics are dealt with, and there is much discussion of the group SU(n) and its representations. This is of great significance in elementary particle physics. Applications to solid state physics are also considered. This stimulating account will prove to be an essential resource for senior undergraduate students and their teachers.
Buy Group Theory and Physics book by Shlomo Sternberg from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780521558853
(247mm x 174mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 7-Sep-1995
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Shlomo Sternberg
Curvature in Mathematics and Physics, Paperback (October 2012)
Expert treatment introduces semi-Riemannian geometry and its principal physical application, Einstein's theory of general relativity, using the Cartan exterior calculus as a principal tool. Prerequisites include linear algebra and advanced calculus. 2012 edition.
Dynamical Systems, Paperback (September 2010)
A pioneer in the field of dynamical systems discusses one-dimensional dynamics, differential equations, random walks, iterated function systems, symbolic dynamics, and Markov chains. Supplementary materials include PowerPoint slides and MATLAB exercises. 2010 edition.
Symplectic Fibrations and Multiplicity Diagrams, Paperback (June 2009)
Applications of the techniques of symplectic geometry to describe 'symmetry breaking' in quantum physics.
Course in Mathematics for Students of Physics, Paperback (August 1991)» View all books by Shlomo Sternberg
A textbook covering the theory and physical applications of linear algebra and the calculus of several variables.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Group Theory and Physics book by Shlomo Sternberg and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687