Fundamental Interactions: A Memorial Volume For Wolfgang Kummer by DANIEL GRUMILLERFundamental Interactions: A Memorial Volume For Wolfgang Kummer by DANIEL GRUMILLER

Fundamental Interactions: A Memorial Volume For Wolfgang Kummer

byDANIEL GRUMILLER

Hardcover | September 24, 2009

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This memorial volume on the work of Wolfgang Kummer brings together articles devoted to the history of high energy physics with detailed coverage on the scientific concepts and scientific institutions, in particular CERN — and the underlying physics involved. Covering recent advances and developments as well as giving a reminiscent overview in two rapidly evolving fields of high energy/particle physics, and gravitational physics, the commemorative volume contains more than 20 original invited paper contributions — which will appear for the first time in print — from eminent and renowned physicists who interacted and collaborated with Wolfgang Kummer, including Physics Nobel Laureate Jack Steinberger.Wolfgang Kummer was president of the CERN council from 1985 to 1987, among his numerous eminent academic and administrative positions which he held during his illustrious career. This volume also aims to demonstrate and highlight Wolfgang Kummer's significant contribution to the foundational work in gauge field theory, particle physics, and quantum gravity, and the tremendous impact leading to cutting-edge findings and advances at LHC.
Title:Fundamental Interactions: A Memorial Volume For Wolfgang KummerFormat:HardcoverDimensions:424 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:September 24, 2009Publisher:World Scientific PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9814273074

ISBN - 13:9789814273077

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