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A primer on string theory, Volker Schomerus, Deutsches Elektronen-Sychrotron (DESY) Hamburg

Label
A primer on string theory
Title
A primer on string theory
Statement of responsibility
Volker Schomerus, Deutsches Elektronen-Sychrotron (DESY) Hamburg
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schomerus, Volker
Dewey number
539.7/258
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC794.6.S85
LC item number
S35 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • String models
  • Superstring theories
  • String models
  • Superstring theories
  • Stringtheorie
Label
A primer on string theory, Volker Schomerus, Deutsches Elektronen-Sychrotron (DESY) Hamburg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical introduction and overview -- The classical closed bosonic string -- Free bosonic quantum field theory -- Covariant quantization -- Light-cone quantization -- Branes and quantization of open strings -- Open strings and gauge theory -- Free fermionic quantum field theory -- Supersymmetry in 10 dimensions -- Construction of type IIA/B superstrings -- Branes in type II superstring theory -- Construction of heterotic superstrings -- Introduction to conformal field theory -- Modular invariants and orbifolds -- Closed strings on the 3-sphere -- Calabi-Yau spaces -- Calabi-Yau compactifications -- String dualities -- Gauge/string dualities -- AdS/CFT correspondence
Control code
973480788
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 223 pages
Isbn
9781316612835
Lccn
2016059629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40027325007
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)973480788
Label
A primer on string theory, Volker Schomerus, Deutsches Elektronen-Sychrotron (DESY) Hamburg
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-220) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical introduction and overview -- The classical closed bosonic string -- Free bosonic quantum field theory -- Covariant quantization -- Light-cone quantization -- Branes and quantization of open strings -- Open strings and gauge theory -- Free fermionic quantum field theory -- Supersymmetry in 10 dimensions -- Construction of type IIA/B superstrings -- Branes in type II superstring theory -- Construction of heterotic superstrings -- Introduction to conformal field theory -- Modular invariants and orbifolds -- Closed strings on the 3-sphere -- Calabi-Yau spaces -- Calabi-Yau compactifications -- String dualities -- Gauge/string dualities -- AdS/CFT correspondence
Control code
973480788
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 223 pages
Isbn
9781316612835
Lccn
2016059629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40027325007
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)973480788

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