By Allan G. Silberger
Based on a sequence of lectures given by way of Harish-Chandra on the Institute for complex learn in 1971-1973, this ebook offers an creation to the speculation of harmonic research on reductive p-adic groups.
Originally released in 1979.
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By Julius Wess, Jonathan Bagger
This largely acclaimed advent to N = 1 supersymmetry and supergravity is aimed toward readers conversant in relativistic quantum box thought who desire to know about the supersymmetry algebra. during this new quantity Supersymmetry and Supergravity has been vastly multiplied to incorporate a close derivation of the main basic coupling of tremendous- symmetric gauge concept to supergravity. the ultimate result's the start line for phenomenological reports of supersymmetric theories. The publication is unique through its pedagogical method of supersymmetry. It develops a number of themes in complex box concept because the desire arises. It emphasizes the logical coherence of the topic and may entice physicists whose pursuits variety from the mathematical to the phenomenological. In compliment of the 1st version: "A appealing exposition of the unique rules of Wess and Zumino in formulating N = 1 supersymmetry and supergravity theories, couched within the language of superfields brought by means of Strathdee and the reviewer.... [All] critical scholars of particle physics might do good to procure a copy."--Abdus Salam, Nature "An very good creation to this intriguing quarter of theoretical physics."--C. J. Isham, Physics Bulletin
By Barry Simon
Barry Simon, I.B.M. Professor of arithmetic and Theoretical Physics on the California Institute of know-how, is the writer of numerous books, together with such classics as tools of Mathematical Physics (with M. Reed) and practical Integration and Quantum Physics. This new booklet, according to classes given at Princeton, Caltech, ETH-Zurich, and different universities, is an introductory textbook on illustration concept. in response to the writer, "Two features distinguish my technique. First, this ebook is comparatively common, and moment, whereas the majority of the books at the topic is written from the viewpoint of an algebraist or a geometer, this e-book is written with an analytical flavor". The exposition within the ebook facilities round the examine of illustration of definite concrete periods of teams, together with permutation teams and compact semisimple Lie teams. It culminates within the whole facts of the Weyl personality formulation for representations of compact Lie teams and the Frobenius formulation for characters of permutation teams. super good adapted either for a one-year direction in illustration conception and for self reliant learn, this booklet is a wonderful creation to the topic which, based on the writer, is exclusive in having "so a lot innate good looks so with regards to the surface".
By René J. Francillon
This e-book lines the strive against histories of eastern provider Air teams within the Pacific Theatre of global conflict 2. the main airplane kinds operated by means of the teams in this interval are all lined, and the missions lined comprise Guadalcanal and halfway. plane markings and aircrew uniforms are proven in complete color illustrations.
By Edwin Hewitt, Kenneth A. Ross
This ebook is a continuation of vol. I (Grundlehren vol. one hundred fifteen, additionally to be had in softcover), and encompasses a exact remedy of a few vital components of harmonic research on compact and in the community compact abelian teams. From the experiences: "This paintings goals at giving a monographic presentation of summary harmonic research, way more entire and entire than any ebook already latest at the subject...in reference to each challenge handled the publication deals a many-sided outlook and leads as much as most up-to-date advancements. Carefull consciousness can be given to the historical past of the topic, and there's an in depth bibliography...the reviewer believes that for a few years to return this can stay the classical presentation of summary harmonic analysis." Publicationes Mathematicae