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Title 50 years of Anderson localization / editor, Elihu Abrahams
Published Singapore ; London : World Scientific, [2010]
©2010
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 597 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series International journal of modern physics : B, condensed matter physics, statistical physics, applied physics, 0217-9792 ; v. 24, no. 12 & 13, pt. 1-2
International journal of modern physics : B, Condensed matter physics, statistical physics, applied physics ; v. 24, no. 12/13, pt. 1-2
Contents Thoughts on localization / P.W. Anderson -- Anderson localization in the seventies and beyond / D. Thouless -- Intrinsic electron localization in manganites / T.V. Ramakrishnan -- Self-consistent 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 metal-insulator transition -- experimental observations / R.C. Dynes -- Weak localization and its applications as an experimental tool / G. Bergmann -- Weak localization and electron-electron 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 metal-insulator transition in 2D: established facts and open questions / S.V. Kravchenko and M.P. Sarachik -- Disordered electron liquid with interactions / A.M. Finkel̕stein -- Typical-medium theory of Mott-Anderson localization / V. Dobrosavljevic̓ -- Anderson localization vs. Mott-Hubbard metal-insulator 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
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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.)
Other Titles Fifty years of Anderson localization