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Group theory and its applications in physics, 1980

Latin American School of Physics, Mexico City

by Latin American School of Physics (1980 Mexico City, Mexico)

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Published by American Institute of Physics in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Group theory.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementeditor, Thomas H. Seligman.
    SeriesAIP conference proceedings ;, no. 71
    ContributionsSeligman, Thomas H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC174.17.G7 L37 1980
    The Physical Object
    Pagination349 p. :
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3788723M
    ISBN 100883181703
    LC Control Number81066132

    In recent years the methods of modern differential geometry have become of considerable importance in theoretical physics and have found application in relativity and cosmology, high-energy physics and field theory, thermodynamics, fluid dynamics and mechanics. This textbook provides an introduction to these methods - in particular Lie derivatives, Lie groups and 4/5(1).


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