Description 
1 online resource (xi, 597 pages) : illustrations (some color) 
Series 
International journal of modern physics : B, condensed matter physics, statistical physics, applied physics, 02179792 ; v. 24, no. 12 & 13, pt. 12 

International journal of modern physics : B, Condensed matter physics, statistical physics, applied physics ; v. 24, no. 12/13, pt. 12

Contents 
Thoughts on localization / P.W. Anderson  Anderson localization in the seventies and beyond / D. Thouless  Intrinsic electron localization in manganites / T.V. Ramakrishnan  Selfconsistent theory of Anderson localization: general formalism and applications / P. Wölfle and D. Vollhardt  Anderson localization and supersymmetry / K.B. Efetov  Anderson transitions: criticality, symmetries and topologies / A.D. Mirlin, F. Evers, I.V. Gornyi and P.M. Ostrovsky  Scaling of von Neumann entropy at the Anderson transition / S. Chakravarty  From Anderson localization to Mesoscopic physics / M. Büttiker and M. Moskalets  The localization transition at finite temperatures: electric and thermal transport / Y. Imry and A. Amir  Localization and the metalinsulator transition  experimental observations / R.C. Dynes  Weak localization and its applications as an experimental tool / G. Bergmann  Weak localization and electronelectron interaction effects in thin metal wires and films / N. Giordano  Inhomogeneous fixed point ensembles revisited / F.J. Wegner  Quantum network models and classical localization problems / J. Cardy  Mathematical aspects of Anderson localization / T. Spencer  Finite size scaling analysis of the Anderson transition / B. Kramer, A. MacKinnon, T. Ohtsuki and K. Slevin  A metalinsulator transition in 2D: established facts and open questions / S.V. Kravchenko and M.P. Sarachik  Disordered electron liquid with interactions / A.M. Finkel̕stein  Typicalmedium theory of MottAnderson localization / V. Dobrosavljevic̓  Anderson localization vs. MottHubbard metalinsulator transition in disordered, interacting lattice fermion systems / K. Byczuk, W. Hofstetter and D. Vollhardt  Topological principles in the theory of Anderson localization / A.M.M. Pruisken  Speckle statistics in the photon localization transition / A.Z. Genack and J. Wang 
Summary 
This unique volume celebrates the five decades of the impact of Anderson localization on modern physics. In addition to the historical perspective on its origin, it provides a comprehensive description of the experimental and theoretical aspects of Anderson localization 
Bibliography 
Includes bibliographical references 
Notes 
Print version record 
Subject 
Anderson, P. W. (Philip W.), 1923


Condensed matter.


Quantum theory.

Form 
Electronic book

Author 
Abrahams, Elihu.

LC no. 
2011286593 
ISBN 
9789814299084 (electronic bk.) 

9814299081 (electronic bk.) 
