all ebooks in category: Physics of Gravity

The Dirac Equation in Curved Spacetime: A Guide for Calculations (Repost)

This book explains and develops the Dirac equation in the context of general relativistic quantum mechanics in a range of spacetime dimensions. It clarifies the …

Invariant Integrals in Physics

In this book, all physical laws are derived from a small number of invariant integrals which express the conservation of energy, mass, or momentum. This …

Something Deeply Hidden: Quantum Worlds and the Emergence of Spacetime

Quantum physics is not mystifying. Its implications may be mind-bending, and not yet fully understood, but the theory is illuminating. It is the best explanation …

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Gravity: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

Gravity is one of the four fundamental interactions that exist in nature. It also has the distinction of being the oldest, weakest, and most difficult …

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The Many Faces of Maxwell, Dirac and Einstein Equations: A Clifford Bundle Approach

This book is an exposition of the algebra and calculus of differential forms, of the Clifford and Spin-Clifford bundle formalisms, and of vistas to a …

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Cosmology Beyond Einstein

This work investigates the theoretical and cosmological implications of modifying Einstein's theory of general relativity. It explores two classes of modifications to gravity: those in …

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Introduction to Supergravity

This book is a pedagogical introduction to supergravity, a gravitational field theory that includes supersymmetry (symmetry between bosons and fermions) and is a generalization of …

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Gravitation: From Newton to Einstein

This primer proposes a journey from Newton's dynamics to Einstein's relativity. It constitutes a pedagogical, rigorous, and self-contained introduction to the concepts and mathematical formulation …

Relativity: A Journey Through Warped Space and Time

This primer brilliantly exposes concepts related to special and general relativity for the absolute beginner. It can be used either as an introduction to the …

AdS/CFT Duality User Guide

This book describes applications of the AdS/CFT duality to the "real world." The AdS/CFT duality is an idea that originated from string theory and is …

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