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The Resource D-branes, Clifford V. Johnson

D-branes, Clifford V. Johnson

Label
D-branes
Title
D-branes
Statement of responsibility
Clifford V. Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1968-
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Johnson, Clifford V.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Cambridge monographs on mathematical physics
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D-branes
Label
D-branes, Clifford V. Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 510-528) and index
Contents
  • List of inserts
  • Preface
  • 1.
  • Overview and overture.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Relativistic strings.
  • p. 24
  • 3.
  • closer look at the world-sheet.
  • p. 70
  • 4.
  • Strings on circles and T-duality.
  • p. 94
  • 5.
  • Background fields and world-volume actions.
  • p. 129
  • 6.
  • D-brane tension and boundary states.
  • p. 141
  • 7.
  • Supersymmetric strings.
  • p. 155
  • 8.
  • Supersymmetric strings and T-duality.
  • p. 192
  • 9.
  • World-volume curvature couplings.
  • p. 205
  • 10.
  • geometry of D-branes.
  • p. 224
  • 11.
  • Multiple D-branes and bound states.
  • p. 249
  • 12.
  • Strong coupling and string duality.
  • p. 261
  • 13.
  • D-branes and geometry I.
  • p. 282
  • 14.
  • K3 orientifolds and compactification.
  • p. 322
  • 15.
  • D-branes and geometry II.
  • p. 345
  • 16.
  • Towards M- and F-theory.
  • p. 367
  • 17.
  • D-branes and black holes.
  • p. 409
  • 18.
  • D-branes, gravity and gauge theory.
  • p. 440
  • 19.
  • holographic renormalisation group.
  • p. 467
  • 20.
  • Taking stock.
  • p. 504
  • References.
  • p. 510
  • Index.
  • p. 529
Control code
l10003704589
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 548 p.
Isbn
9780521030052
Lccn
2002023434
Other physical details
ill.
Label
D-branes, Clifford V. Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 510-528) and index
Contents
  • List of inserts
  • Preface
  • 1.
  • Overview and overture.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Relativistic strings.
  • p. 24
  • 3.
  • closer look at the world-sheet.
  • p. 70
  • 4.
  • Strings on circles and T-duality.
  • p. 94
  • 5.
  • Background fields and world-volume actions.
  • p. 129
  • 6.
  • D-brane tension and boundary states.
  • p. 141
  • 7.
  • Supersymmetric strings.
  • p. 155
  • 8.
  • Supersymmetric strings and T-duality.
  • p. 192
  • 9.
  • World-volume curvature couplings.
  • p. 205
  • 10.
  • geometry of D-branes.
  • p. 224
  • 11.
  • Multiple D-branes and bound states.
  • p. 249
  • 12.
  • Strong coupling and string duality.
  • p. 261
  • 13.
  • D-branes and geometry I.
  • p. 282
  • 14.
  • K3 orientifolds and compactification.
  • p. 322
  • 15.
  • D-branes and geometry II.
  • p. 345
  • 16.
  • Towards M- and F-theory.
  • p. 367
  • 17.
  • D-branes and black holes.
  • p. 409
  • 18.
  • D-branes, gravity and gauge theory.
  • p. 440
  • 19.
  • holographic renormalisation group.
  • p. 467
  • 20.
  • Taking stock.
  • p. 504
  • References.
  • p. 510
  • Index.
  • p. 529
Control code
l10003704589
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 548 p.
Isbn
9780521030052
Lccn
2002023434
Other physical details
ill.

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