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Product Description: With applications in quantum field theory, general relativity and elementary particle physics, this two-volume work studies the invariance of differential operators under Lie algebras, quantum groups and superalgebras. This second volume covers quantum groups and quantum algebras, supersymmetry and Virasoro algebras...read more

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9783110435436 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, November 15, 2017, cover price $182.00 |

*About this edition:*With applications in quantum field theory, general relativity and elementary particle physics, this two-volume work studies the invariance of differential operators under Lie algebras, quantum groups and superalgebras.Product Description: This book intends to give a systematic exposition of the validity of quantum principles in biological systems. There are two types of applications of quantum theory in physical systems — the "trivial applications" and "non-trivial applications"...read more

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9789813109827 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, May 31, 2017, cover price $94.00 |

*About this edition:*This book intends to give a systematic exposition of the validity of quantum principles in biological systems.Product Description: This graduate textbook introduces the com-putational techniques to study ultra-fast quantum dynamics of matter exposed to strong laser fields. Coverage includes methods to propagate wavefunctions according to the time dependent Schrodinger, Klein-Gordon or Dirac equation, the calculation of typical observables, time-dependent density functional theory, multi configurational time-dependent Hartree-Fock, time-dependent configuration interaction singles, the strong-field approximation, and the microscopic particle-in-cell approach...read more

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9783110417258 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, May 15, 2017, cover price $98.00 |

*About this edition:*This graduate textbook introduces the com-putational techniques to study ultra-fast quantum dynamics of matter exposed to strong laser fields.Product Description: Originally published in 1960, and written by the renowned German-American physicist Alfred LandÃ© (1888-1976), this book challenges the view that the principles of wave-particle duality, complementarity and uncertainty are fundamental to micro-mechanics...read more

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9781316509760 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 4, 2016, cover price $37.99 |

*About this edition:*Originally published in 1960, and written by the renowned German-American physicist Alfred LandÃ© (1888-1976), this book challenges the view that the principles of wave-particle duality, complementarity and uncertainty are fundamental to micro-mechanics.Product Description: This thesis introduces the concept of "thermal pure quantum (TPQ) states", which are pure quantum states in equilibrium. The author establishes a new formulation of statistical mechanics based on the TPQ states. This formulation allows us to obtain not only mechanical variables but also thermodynamic variables such as entropy and free energy from a single TPQ state...read more

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9789811015052 | Springer Verlag, February 8, 2017, cover price $99.00 |

*About this edition:*This thesis introduces the concept of "thermal pure quantum (TPQ) states", which are pure quantum states in equilibrium.Product Description: Quantum physics has turned our commonsense notion of reality on its head. This accessible book describes in layperson's terms the strange phenomena that exist at the quantum level--a world of tiny dimensions where nothing is absolutely predictable, where we rethink causality, and information seemingly travels faster than light...read more

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9781633882393 | Prometheus Books, February 7, 2017, cover price $28.00 |

*About this edition:*Quantum physics has turned our commonsense notion of reality on its head.Product Description: “The man who makes physics sexy . . . the scientist they’re calling the next Stephen Hawking.” —The Times MagazineFrom the New York Times–bestselling author of Seven Brief Lessons on Physics and The Order of Time, a closer look at the mind-bending nature of the universe...read more

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9780735213920 | Riverhead Books, January 24, 2017, cover price $27.00 |

*About this edition:*“The man who makes physics sexy .Product Description: This book covers high-transition temperature (Tc) s-wave superconductivity and the neighboring Mott insulating phase in alkali-doped fullerides. The author presents (1) a unified theoretical description of the phase diagram and (2) a nonempirical calculation of Tc...read more

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9789811014413 | Springer Verlag, January 8, 2017, cover price $99.00 |

*About this edition:*This book covers high-transition temperature (Tc) s-wave superconductivity and the neighboring Mott insulating phase in alkali-doped fullerides.Product Description: The author introduces the supersymmetric localization technique, a new approach for computing path integrals in quantum field theory on curved space (time) defined with interacting Lagrangian. The author focuses on a particular quantity called the superconformal index (SCI), which is defined by considering the theories on the product space of two spheres and circles, in order to clarify the validity of so-called three-dimensional mirror symmetry, one of the famous duality proposals...read more

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9789811013966, titled "Superconformal Index on Rp2 Ã S1 and 3d Mirror Symmetry" | Springer Verlag, January 8, 2017, cover price $109.00 |

*About this edition:*The author introduces the supersymmetric localization technique, a new approach for computing path integrals in quantum field theory on curved space (time) defined with interacting Lagrangian.Product Description: This volume presents the latest advancements and future developments of atomic, molecular and optical (AMO) physics and its vital role in modern sciences and technologies. The chapters are devoted to studies of a wide range of quantum systems, with an emphasis on understanding of quantum coherence and other quantum phenomena originated from light-matter interactions...read more

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9789814678698 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, August 30, 2015, cover price $88.00 |

*About this edition:*This volume presents the latest advancements and future developments of atomic, molecular and optical (AMO) physics and its vital role in modern sciences and technologies.Product Description: This book will develop the basic form of renormalized field theories as specified in the subtitle and leads to the important consequences and questions to be solved. The topics covered include Regge parametrization, classification of elementary particles, symmetry of baryons and mesons, unified interactions of leptons and hadrons, as well as nongravitational local gauge field theories and others...read more

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9789814723053 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, December 31, 2016, cover price $158.00 |

*About this edition:*This book will develop the basic form of renormalized field theories as specified in the subtitle and leads to the important consequences and questions to be solved.Product Description: This book describes a promising approach to problems in the foundations of quantum mechanics, including the measurement problem. The dynamics of ensembles on configuration space is shown here to be a valuable tool for unifying the formalisms of classical and quantum mechanics, for deriving and extending the latter in various ways, and for addressing the quantum measurement problem...read more

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9783319341644 | Springer Verlag, July 23, 2016, cover price $109.00 |

*About this edition:*This book describes a promising approach to problems in the foundations of quantum mechanics, including the measurement problem.Product Description: The purpose of this book is to give a systematic pedagogical exposition of the quantitative analysis of Wilson lines and gauge-invariant correlation functions in quantum chromodynamics. Using techniques from the previous volume (Wilson Lines in Quantum Field Theory, 2014), an ab initio methodology is developed and practical tools for its implementation are presented...read more

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9783110439397 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, November 15, 2016, cover price $168.00 |

*About this edition:*The purpose of this book is to give a systematic pedagogical exposition of the quantitative analysis of Wilson lines and gauge-invariant correlation functions in quantum chromodynamics.Product Description: Long-listed for the 2016 PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing AwardâAn important book that provides insight into key new developments in our understanding of the nature of space, time and the universe. It will repay careful study...read more

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9780374536619, titled "Spooky Action at a Distance: The Phenomenon That Reimagines Space and Time and What It Means for Black Holes, the Big Bang, and Theories of Everything" | Scientific Amer Books, November 15, 2016, cover price $16.00 |

*About this edition:*Long-listed for the 2016 PEN/E.Product Description: This book is placed at the interface between string theory and elementary particle physics and shows novel results in the search for a heterotic string vacuum that reproduces those matter particles and interactions observed in our universe...read more

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9789811008023 | Springer Verlag, December 7, 2016, cover price $109.00 |

*About this edition:*This book is placed at the interface between string theory and elementary particle physics and shows novel results in the search for a heterotic string vacuum that reproduces those matter particles and interactions observed in our universe.Product Description: Quantum Effects in Tribology is devoted to the study of quantum foundations of materials friction interaction and evolutionary formation of tribosystemâs operating parameters. At the start of the book, large consideration is given to the analysis of the existing diversity of friction, wear, and lubrication models and their relationship with each other, as well as to the quantum nature of the measurement process and the wave function reduction caused by the act of measurement...read more

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9781498763639 | CRC Pr I Llc, October 16, 2016, cover price $139.95 |

*About this edition:*Quantum Effects in Tribology is devoted to the study of quantum foundations of materials friction interaction and evolutionary formation of tribosystemâs operating parameters.Product Description: From the bestselling author of E=mc2, a brisk, accessible biography of Albert Einstein that reveals the genius and hubris of the titan of modern physics.Widely considered the greatest genius of all time, Albert Einstein revolutionized our understanding of the cosmos with his general theory of relativity and helped to lead us into the atomic age...read more

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9781522637691 | Unabridged edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, October 11, 2016), cover price $49.97 |

*About this edition:*From the bestselling author of E=mc2, a brisk, accessible biography of Albert Einstein that reveals the genius and hubris of the titan of modern physics.Product Description: From the best-selling author of E=mc2, a brisk, accessible biography of Albert Einstein that reveals the genius and hubris of the titan of modern physicsWidely considered the greatest genius of all time, Albert Einstein revolutionized our understanding of the cosmos with his general theory of relativity and helped lead us into the atomic age...read more

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9780544808560 | Houghton Mifflin, October 11, 2016, cover price $27.00 |

*About this edition:*From the best-selling author of E=mc2, a brisk, accessible biography of Albert Einstein that reveals the genius and hubris of the titan of modern physicsWidely considered the greatest genius of all time, Albert Einstein revolutionized our understanding of the cosmos with his general theory of relativity and helped lead us into the atomic age.CD/Spoken Word:

9781522635208 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, October 11, 2016), cover price $9.99 |

*About this edition:*From the bestselling author of E=mc2, a brisk, accessible biography of Albert Einstein that reveals the genius and hubris of the titan of modern physics.9781522637684 | Unabridged edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, October 11, 2016), cover price $14.99 |

*About this edition:*From the bestselling author of E=mc2, a brisk, accessible biography of Albert Einstein that reveals the genius and hubris of the titan of modern physics.Product Description: This self-contained essay collection is published to commemorate half a century of Bell’s theorem. Like its much acclaimed predecessor “Quantum [Un]Speakables: From Bell to Quantum Information” (published 2002), it comprises essays by many of the worlds leading quantum physicists and philosophers...read more

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9783319389851 | Springer Verlag, October 7, 2016, cover price $79.99 |

*About this edition:*This self-contained essay collection is published to commemorate half a century of Bell’s theorem.Product Description: Quantum computers, though not yet available on the market, will revolutionize the future of information processing. Quantum computers for special purposes like quantum simulators are already within reach. The physics of ultracold atoms, ions and molecules offer unprecedented possibilities of control of quantum many body systems and novel possibilities of applications to quantum information processing and quantum metrology...read more

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9780199573127 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 4, 2012, cover price $100.00 |

*About this edition:*Quantum computers, though not yet available on the market, will revolutionize the future of information processing.Paperback:

9780198785804 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 2016, cover price $59.95 |

*About this edition:*Quantum computers, though not yet available on the market, will revolutionize the future of information processing.Product Description: With applications in quantum field theory, elementary particle physics and general relativity, this two-volume work studies invariance of differential operators under Lie algebras, quantum groups, superalgebras including infinite-dimensional cases, Schrodinger algebras, applications to holography...read more

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9783110435429 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, September 26, 2016, cover price $182.00 |

*About this edition:*With applications in quantum field theory, elementary particle physics and general relativity, this two-volume work studies invariance of differential operators under Lie algebras, quantum groups, superalgebras including infinite-dimensional cases, Schrodinger algebras, applications to holography.Product Description: This book takes a pedagogical approach to explaining quantum gravity, supersymmetry and string theory in a coherent way. ItÂ is aimed at graduate students and researchers in quantum field theory and high-energy physics.The first part of the book introduces quantum gravity, without requiring previous knowledge of general relativity (GR)...read more

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9783319338514 | Springer Verlag, July 12, 2016, cover price $69.99 |

*About this edition:*This book takes a pedagogical approach to explaining quantum gravity, supersymmetry and string theory in a coherent way.Product Description: The book presents a comprehensive yet concise introduction to the physics of two-dimensional electron systems in the quantum Hall regime, as well as an up-to-date overview of the current fields of research concerning the integer and fractional quantum Hall effect...read more

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9783319335353 | Springer-Verlag New York Inc, June 9, 2016, cover price $129.00 |

*About this edition:*The book presents a comprehensive yet concise introduction to the physics of two-dimensional electron systems in the quantum Hall regime, as well as an up-to-date overview of the current fields of research concerning the integer and fractional quantum Hall effect.Product Description: In this monograph, group-theoretical approaches are used to build a system of hadrons and qualitatively describe the properties of chemical compounds. This serves as a complement to numerically and approximately solve the many-electron Schrodinger equation, in order to understand the behavior of chemical elements...read more

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9783110475180 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, September 12, 2016, cover price $168.00 |

*About this edition:*In this monograph, group-theoretical approaches are used to build a system of hadrons and qualitatively describe the properties of chemical compounds.
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