"Mathematical Tools for Physicists" is a unique collection of 18 review articles, each one written by a renowned expert of its field. Their professional style will be beneficial for advanced students as well as for the scientist at work. The first may find a comprehensive introduction while the latter use it as a quick reference. The contributions range from fundamental methods right up to the latest applications, including: algebraic/ analytic / geometric methods; symmetries and conservation laws; mathematical modelling; and quantum computation. Great attention was paid to ensuring fast access to the information, and each carefully reviewed article features: an abstract; a detailed table of contents; continuous cross-referencing; references to the most relevant publications in the field, and suggestions for further reading, both introductory as well as highly specialized. In addition, a comprehensive index provides easy access to the enormous number of key words beyond the headlines.
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Author Biography - George L. Trigg
George L. Trigg, an internationally experienced and qualified senior editor in Physics, lives in New Paltz/New York. For many years he was co-editor of the most renowned expert journal in Physics, Physical Review Letters. George L. Trigg also was the editor-in-chief of the Encyclopedia of Applied Physics.