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Adventures In Mathematical Physics

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : François Germinet | Publisher : American Mathematical Soc.

ISBN 10 : 9780821842416
ISBN 13 : 0821842412

This volume consists of refereed research articles written by some of the speakers at this international conference in honor of the sixty-fifth birthday of Jean-Michel Combes. The ..



Physics The Ultimate Adventure

Pub Date : 2016-05-07 | Author : Ross Barrett | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9783319316918
ISBN 13 : 3319316915

This book explains - in simple terms and with almost no mathematics - the physics behind recent and glamorous discoveries in Cosmology, Quantum Mechanics, Elementary Particles (e.g..


Birth Of A Theorem

Pub Date : 2015-04-14 | Author : Cédric Villani | Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux

ISBN 10 : 9780374710231
ISBN 13 : 0374710236

In 2010, French mathematician Cédric Villani received the Fields Medal, the most coveted prize in mathematics, in recognition of a proof which he devised with his close collaborat..


Everywhere And Everywhen

Pub Date : 2010-02-03 | Author : Nick Huggett | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 019970211X
ISBN 13 : 9780199702114

Why does time pass and space does not? Are there just three dimensions? What is a quantum particle? Nick Huggett shows that philosophy -- armed with a power to analyze fundamental ..


Soccermatics

Pub Date : 2016-05-05 | Author : David Sumpter | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781472924155
ISBN 13 : 1472924150

'Football looked at in a very different way' Pat Nevin, former Chelsea and Everton star and football media analyst Football – the most mathematical of sports. From shot statistic..


Adventures Of A Mathematician

Pub Date : 1991-06-23 | Author : S. M. Ulam | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 0520910559
ISBN 13 : 9780520910553

The autobiography of mathematician Stanislaw Ulam, one of the great scientific minds of the twentieth century, tells a story rich with amazingly prophetic speculations and peppered..