Mathematical Tools for Physicists

Mathematical Tools for Physicists

Editor(s): George L. Trigg

Published Online: 4 MAY 2006

Print ISBN: 9783527405480

Online ISBN: 9783527607778

DOI: 10.1002/3527607773

About this Book

Mathematical Tools for Physicists is a unique collection of 18 carefully reviewed articles, each one written by a renowned expert working in the relevant field. The result is beneficial to both advanced students as well as scientists at work; the former will appreciate it as a comprehensive introduction, while the latter will use it as a ready reference.
The contributions range from fundamental methods right up to the latest applications, including:
- Algebraic/ analytic / geometric methods
- Symmetries and conservation laws
- Mathematical modeling
- Quantum computation
The emphasis throughout is ensuring quick access to the information sought, and each article features:
- an abstract
- a detailed table of contents
- continuous cross-referencing
- references to the most relevant publications in the field, and
- suggestions for further reading, both introductory as well as highly specialized.
In addition, a comprehensive index provides easy access to the vast number of key words extending beyond the range of the headlines.

Table of contents

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    2. Quantum Logic (pages 439–473)

      David J. Foulis, Richard J. Greechie, Maria Louisa Dalla Chiara and Roberto Giuntini

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