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Title E.C.G. Stueckelberg, an unconventional figure of twentieth century physics : selected scientific papers with commentaries / Jan Lacki, Henri Ruegg, Gérard Wanders, editors
Published Basel ; Boston : Birkhäuser, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 422 pages) : illustrations
Contents Preliminary; I / Ernst C.G. Stueckelberg: Biography and Personal Recollections; Overview of Stueckelberg s Life as a Scientist; Stueckelberg in Geneva and Lausanne; II / Scientific Work; Stueckelberg and Molecular Physics; Stueckelberg s Covariant Perturbation Theory; Stueckelberg s Unitary Field Theory of 1936 1939; Stueckelberg 1937 1942: The B-Field and Antiparticles as Time-Reversed Particles; Stueckelberg and the S-Matrix Theory; Relativistic Thermodynamics; III / Stueckelberg s Selected Papers; Theorie der unelastischen St sse zwischen Atomen
Summary Born in 1905, Ernst C G Stueckelberg was professor of theoretical physics at the Universities of Geneva and Lausanne in the years 1930-1970. He was one of the most eminent Swiss physicists of the 20th century. This book presents a selection of his most important scientific papers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Text in English, French and German
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Subject Stueckelberg, E. C. G. (Ernst Carl Gerlach), 1905-1984.
Physicists -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Verzamelde werken (vorm)
Form Electronic book
Author Stueckelberg, E. C. G. (Ernst Carl Gerlach), 1905-1984.
Lacki, Jan.
Wanders, Gérard.
Ruegg, Henri.
LC no. 2008935062
ISBN 9783764388782
9783764388775 (hbk.)
3764388773 (hbk.)