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#### Quantum Stochastics and Information

World Scientific Publishing Company 2008; US$ 223.00Quantum stochastic calculus has become an indispensable tool in modern quantum physics, its effectiveness being illustrated by recent developments in quantum control which place the calculus at the heart of the theory. Quantum statistics is rapidly taking shape as an intrinsically quantum counterpart to classical statistics, motivated by advances in... more...

#### The Ultimate Constituents of the Material World

De Gruyter 2010; US$ 168.00Today, quantum field theory (QFT)?the mathematical and conceptual framework for contemporary elementary particle physics?is the best starting point for analysing the fundamental building blocks of the material world. QFT if taken seriously in its metaphysical implications yields a picture of the world that is at variance with central classical... more...

#### Quantum Field Theory

Wiley 2013; US$ 57.00Following on from the successful first (1984) and revised (1993) editions, this extended and revised text is designed as a short and simple introduction to quantum field theory for final year physics students and for postgraduate students beginning research in theoretical and experimental particle physics. The three main objectives of the book are... more...

#### Quantum Fields in Curved Space

Cambridge University Press 1982; US$ 72.00This book presents a comprehensive review of the subject of gravitational effects in quantum field theory. Although the treatment is general, special emphasis is given to the Hawking black hole evaporation effect, and to particle creation processes in the early universe. The last decade has witnessed a phenomenal growth in this subject. This is the... more...

#### Fundamental Problems in Quantum Field Theory

Bentham Science Publishers 2013; US$ 39.00Quantum physics is based on four fundamental interactions of electromagnetic, weak, gravitational and strong forces. All the interactions are expressed in terms of fermion and boson fields which can describe the quantum states of electrons, nucleons and photons in atoms or nuclei. Correct behaviors of these particles can now be described by the basic... more...

#### Finite Sample Analysis in Quantum Estimation

Springer 2014; US$ 129.00In this thesis, the author explains the background of problems in quantum estimation, the necessary conditions required for estimation precision benchmarks that are applicable and meaningful for evaluating data in quantum information experiments, and provides examples of such benchmarks. The author develops mathematical methods in quantum estimation... more...

#### New Developments in Quantum Field Theory

Springer 1998; US$ 185.00Comprising the proceedings of the NATO Scientific and Environmental Affairs Division-sponsored workshop addressing recent developments in quantum field theory, this volume contains 27 contributions covering such topics as quantized theories of gravity; string theory; conformal field theory; cosmolog more...

#### A Story Of Light

World Scientific Publishing Company 2004; US$ 92.00This book presents the essential aspects of relativistic quantum field theory, with minimal use of mathematics. It covers the development of quantum field theory from the original quantization of electromagnetic field to the gauge field theory of interactions among quarks and leptons. more...

#### Quantum-Statistical Models of Hot Dense Matter

Birkhäuser Basel 2006; US$ 209.00In the processes studied in contemporary physics one encounters the most diverse conditions: temperatures ranging from absolute zero to those found in the cores of stars, and densities ranging from those of gases to densities tens of times larger than those of a solid body. Accordingly, the solution of many problems of modern physics requires an increasingly... more...

#### Introduction to Quantum Field Theory

CRC Press 2000; US$ 172.95PART ONE: The Path Integral in Quantum Mechanics: Action in Classical Mechanics. The Path Integral in Quantum Mechanics. The Euclidean Path Integral. PART TWO: Introduction to Quantum Field Theory. Classical and Quantum Fields. Vacuum Energy in n4 Theory. Renormalization of the Effective Action. Renormalization Group. Concluding Remarks. PART THREE:... more...