Buy Gravity and Strings (Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics) on Tomás Ortín is a Research Professor at the Institute for Theoretical Physics. Self-contained and comprehensive, this definitive new edition of Gravity and Strings is a unique resource for graduate students Ortin, Tomas. The problem of non-renormalizability is first reviewed, followed by introduction of string theory as an ultraviolet-finite theory of gravity. String.

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Covering reviews of important solutions and numerous solution-generating techniques, and accompanied by an exhaustive index and bibliography, this is an exceptional reference work.

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Now fully revised, this second edition covers an extensive array of topics, including new material on non-linear electric-magnetic duality, the electric-tensor formalism, matter-coupled supergravity, supersymmetric solutions, the geometries of scalar manifolds appearing in 4- and 5-dimensional supergravities, and much more. My library Help Advanced Book Search. This book will be useful as a reference book for graduate students and researchers, as well as a complementary textbook for courses on gravity, supergravity and string theory.


One appealing feature of string theory is that it provides a theory of quantum gravity. The Taub-NUT solution; The extended objects of string theory; Classical Solutions in Quantum Field Theory: This volume is a self-contained, pedagogical exposition of this theory, its foundations and its basic results. Selected pages Page Radzhel marked it as to-read May 29, Quantized Fields and Gravity Leonard Parker.

He then worked as a postdoctoral student in the Physics Department of Stanford University supported by a Spanish Government grant. Appendix F Connections and curvature components. Cambridge University Press Amazon. The Kaluza-Klein black hole; Dai, RG Leigh and J. Topological Solitons Nicholas Manton. Normallyit should work It’s not true! Appendix A Lie groups symmetric spaces and YangMills fields. In Part I, the foundations are traced back to the very early special-relativistic field theories Other books in this series.

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His research interests lie in string theory, gravity, quantum gravity and black hole physics. Page – L.

Riemannian geometry of group manifolds. The extended objects of string theory. Action principles for ajd. The FGK formalism for single, static black holes and branes; Appendices: Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.

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Due to the large amount of background material, actions, solutions and bibliography contained within, this unique book can be used as a reference for research as well as a complementary textbook in graduate courses on gravity, supergravity and string theory.

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Return to Book Page. We will never sell this player It’s not true! Please direct questions, comments or concerns to feedback inspirehep. Description Self-contained and comprehensive, this definitive new edition of Gravity and Strings is a unique resource for graduate students and researchers in theoretical physics.

It’s not trueit’s not true! From basic differential geometry through to the construction and study of black-hole and black-brane solutions in quantum gravity – via all the intermediate stages – this book provides a complete overview of the intersection of stfings, supergravity, and superstrings.

Toms Ortn completed his graduate studies and got his Ph. The ReissnerNordstrom black hole.

Appendix G The harmonic operator on R3 S1. Table of contents 1. Appendix B Gamma matrices and spinors.