Theoretische Physik 3: Klassische Feldtheorie: Von by Florian Scheck

By Florian Scheck

Der three. Band des Lehrbuchs zur theoretischen Physik befasst sich mit der klassischen Feldtheorie – von der Elektrodynamik über die nicht-Abelschen Eichtheorien bis zur Gravitation. Das Lehrbuch vermittelt moderne Physik in stringenter und – durch viele Beispiele – anschaulicher Darstellung. Es enthält zahlreiche Aufgaben mit Lösungshinweisen oder exemplarischen, vollständigen Lösungen. Die three. Auflage wurde im aspect überarbeitet, das Kapitel zur Allgemeinen Relativitätstheorie um eine ausführliche examine der Schwarzschild-Lösung ergänzt.

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Spinors in Four-Dimensional Spaces (Progress in Mathematical by Gerardo F. Torres del Castillo

By Gerardo F. Torres del Castillo

With no utilizing the known Clifford algebras often studied in reference to the representations of orthogonal teams, this ebook offers an basic creation to the two-component spinor formalism for 4-dimensional areas with any signature. many of the precious functions of 4-dimensional spinors, similar to Yang–Mills thought, are derived intimately utilizing illustrative examples. Spinors in 4-dimensional areas is aimed toward graduate scholars and researchers in mathematical and theoretical physics drawn to the functions of the two-component spinor formalism in any 4-dimensional vector area or Riemannian manifold with a distinct or indefinite metric tensor. This systematic and self-contained booklet is appropriate as a seminar textual content, a reference e-book, and a self-study consultant.

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Relativitätstheorie aktuell: Ein Beitrag zur Einheit der by Ernst Schmutzer

By Ernst Schmutzer

Das Buch ist an folgenden Leserkreis adressiert: Naturwissenschaftler und Philosophen im allgemeinen sowie Studenten, Lehrer und Wissenschaftler auf den Gebieten Physik, Mathematik, Chemie und Technik im besonderen. Zu groBem Dank verpflichtet bin ich Herrn Dr. P. Spuhler vom Verlag fur viel Verstandnis und Entgegenkommen und Dr. W. Meinhardt fUr die geleistete technische Hilfe. Jena, Juni 1995 Ernst Schmutzer Inhalt Kurzbiographie Albert Einsteins eleven 1 Vorrelativistische Physik 21 1. 1 Das Physikverstandnis von Aristoteles und Galilei . . . . . . . 21 1. 2 Newtonsche Mechanik und Gravitationstheorie: Newtons Auf fassung von Raum und Zeit, Grundgesetze der mechanischen Bewegung und der Gravitation. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 . 1. three Inertialsystem und Nichtinertialsystem, Galileisches Rela- vitatsprinzip . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34 1. four Maxwellsche Theorie des Elektromagnetismus . . . . . . . . . forty two 1. five Die Krise in der Newtonschen Mechanik und in der Elektro magnetik-Optik am Ende des 19. Jahrhunderts. Das Michel son-Experiment uncl cler Zusammenbruch cler Atherhypothese forty seven 2 Weitere Experimente zur Vorbereitung oder Bestatigung der Speziellen Relativitatstheorie fifty six 2. 1 Astronomische Aberration fifty six 2. 2 Doppler-Effekt . . . . . fifty eight 2. three Trouton-Noble-Versuch fifty nine 2. four Wienscher Versuch . . fifty nine 2. five Fizeauscher Mitfiihrungsversuch 60 2. 6 Messung cler Lebensdauer von Myonen sixty one 2. 7 Sagnac-Versuch. . . . . sixty one 2. eight Michelson-Gale-Versuch . sixty two three Speziell-relativistische Physik sixty three three. 1 Die VorUiufer cler Speziellen Relativitatstheorie . . . . . . . . sixty three three. 2 Das Spezielle Relativitatsprinzip und die Lorentz-Transfor- tion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . sixty six . . . . . . eight Inhalt three. three Die Entdeckung der Vierdimensionalitat der Raum-Zeit (M- kowski-Raum . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy two three. four Speziell-relativistische Theorienbildung: Mechanik, Elekt- magnetik und Quantenmechanik . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty 3."

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Grundkurs Theoretische Physik 4/2: Thermodynamik by Wolfgang Nolting

By Wolfgang Nolting

Der Grundkurs Theoretische Physik deckt in 7 Bänden alle für das Diplom und für Bachelor/Master-Studiengänge maßgeblichen Gebiete ab. Jeder Band vermittelt das im jeweiligen Semester notwendige theoretisch-physikalische Rüstzeug. Übungsaufgaben mit ausführlichen Lösungen dienen der Vertiefung des Stoffs. Der 4. Band behandelt die Gebiete Thermodynamik und Relativitätstheorie. Für die Neuauflage wurde er grundlegend überarbeitet und um 24 Aufgaben ergänzt. Durch die zweifarbige Gestaltung ist der Stoff jetzt noch übersichtlicher gegliedert.

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The Inverse Problem of the Calculus of Variations: Local and by Dmitry V. Zenkov

By Dmitry V. Zenkov

The purpose of the current booklet is to provide a scientific remedy of the inverse challenge of the calculus of adaptations, i.e. tips to realize no matter if a method of differential equations will be taken care of as a procedure for extremals of a variational practical (the Euler-Lagrange equations), utilizing modern geometric tools. chosen purposes in geometry, physics, optimum keep an eye on, and normal relativity also are thought of. The booklet contains the subsequent chapters: - Helmholtz stipulations and the strategy of managed Lagrangians (Bloch, Krupka, Zenkov) - The Sonin-Douglas's challenge (Krupka) - Inverse variational challenge and symmetry in motion: The Ostrogradskyj relativistic 3rd order dynamics (Matsyuk.) - resource varieties and their variational finishing touch (Voicu) - First-order variational sequences and the inverse challenge of the calculus of diversifications (Urban, Volna) - The inverse challenge of the calculus of adaptations on Grassmann fibrations (Urban).

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Recent Developments in Gravitation: Cargèse 1978 (Nato by Maurice Levy, S. Deser

By Maurice Levy, S. Deser

The speculation of normal Relativity, after its invention by means of Albert Einstein, remained for a few years a monument of mathemati­ cal hypothesis, impressive in its ambition and its formal attractiveness, yet rather separated from the most movement of recent Physics, which had based, after the early twenties, on quantum mechanics and its functions. within the final ten or fifteen years, in spite of the fact that, the location has replaced greatly. First, loads of major exper~en­ tal facts grew to become to be had. Then vital contributions have been made to the incorporation of normal relativity into the framework of quantum conception. ultimately, within the final 3 years, interesting devel­ opments came about that have put basic relativity, and the entire thoughts in the back of it, on the heart of our realizing of par­ ticle physics and quantum box idea. to start with, this is often considering that common relativity is admittedly the "original non-abe­ lian gauge theory," and that our description of quantum box in­ teractions makes large use of the concept that of gauge invariance. Secondly, the tips of supersymmetry have enabled theoreticians to mix gravity with different effortless particle interactions, and to build what's maybe the 1st method of a extra finite quantum conception of gravitation, that's referred to as large­ gravity.

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General Relativity Without Calculus: A Concise Introduction by Jose Natario

By Jose Natario

“General Relativity with no Calculus” deals a compact yet mathematically right creation to the overall idea of relativity, assuming just a easy wisdom of highschool arithmetic and physics. precise in the beginning 12 months undergraduates (and complex highschool scholars) who desire to examine Einstein’s conception past renowned technological know-how money owed, it covers the fundamentals of specific relativity, Minkowski space-time, non-Euclidean geometry, Newtonian gravity, the Schwarzschild resolution, black holes and cosmology. The quick-paced variety is balanced by means of over seventy five workouts (including complete solutions), permitting readers to check and consolidate their knowing.

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Remarkable Physicists: From Galileo to Yukawa by Ioan James

By Ioan James

The 250 years from the second one half the seventeenth century observed the delivery of contemporary physics and its development into essentially the most winning of the sciences. The reader will locate the following the lives of fifty five of the main amazing physicists from that period defined in short biographies. the entire characters profiled have made very important contributions to physics, both via their principles, via their educating or in alternative routes. The emphasis is on their different life-stories, now not at the info in their achievements, but if learn in series the biographies, that are organised chronologically, show in human phrases anything of ways during which physics was once created. medical and mathematical aspect is saved to a minimal, so the reader who's attracted to physics, yet might be lacks the heritage to stick with technical bills, will locate this assortment an inviting and straightforward direction throughout the subject's glossy improvement.

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In Search of Dark Matter (Springer Praxis Books) by Ken Freeman

By Ken Freeman

Written for the educated non-scientist and scientist alike, it spans numerous medical disciplines, from observational astronomy to particle physics. recommendations that the reader will stumble upon alongside the way in which are on the innovative of medical examine. but the issues are defined in any such means that no previous realizing of technology past a highschool schooling is necessary.

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