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Spinors & Space-Time #1: Spinors and Space-Time: Volume 1, Two-Spinor Calculus and Relativistic Fields

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This volume introduces and systematically develops the calculus of 2-spinors.

Synopsis:

Volume 1 introduces and systematically develops the calculus in a first detailed exposition of this technique which provides shortcuts for some very tedious calculations.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 435-443) and indexes.

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. The geometry of world-vectors and spin-vectors; 2. Abstract indices and spinor algebra; 3. Spinors and world-tensors; 4. Differentiation and curvature; 5. Fields in space-time; Appendix; References; Subject and author index; Index of symbols.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521337076
Editor:
Landshoff, P. V.
Editor:
Nelson, D. R.
Editor:
Landshoff, Peter
Editor:
Nelson, D. R.
Author:
Weinberg, S.
Author:
Landshoff, P. V.
Author:
Wolfgang, Rindler
Author:
Nelson, D. R.
Author:
Roger, Penrose
Author:
Penrose, Roger
Author:
Sciama, D. W.
Author:
Rindler, Wolfgang
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge Cambridgeshire
Subject:
Mathematics
Subject:
Mathematical Analysis
Subject:
Mathematical Physics
Subject:
Spinor analysis
Subject:
Geometry - Differential
Subject:
Space and time
Subject:
Mathematics-Analysis General
Edition Number:
1st pbk. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics
Series Volume:
1642
Publication Date:
19870131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
472
Dimensions:
8.92x6.12x1.14 in. 1.55 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Volume 1 introduces and systematically develops the calculus in a first detailed exposition of this technique which provides shortcuts for some very tedious calculations.
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