Superstrings and other things Carlos I. Calle is available to download
|Superstrings and other things|
Carlos I.Superstrings and other things Textbook Calle
|Type: ||eBook |
|Released: ||2001 |
|Publisher: ||Taylor & Francis |
|Page Count: ||646 |
|Format: ||pdf |
|Language: ||English |
|ISBN-10: ||0750307072 |
|ISBN-13: ||9780750307079 |
From Publishers Weekly
Nuclear physicist Calle, NASA's principle investigator of Martian soil, traces physics from Newton's law of inertia, to the forebears of quantum mechanics, to Gell-Mann's quarks, to NASA's COBE satellite (which detected "the very remnants of creation") and all the big and small wheels en route. Calle's sizable, conversational, well-rounded history-cum-lay-guide makes of physics a fun, accessible narrative peopled by fanatics and iconoclasts. Illus.
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"'Superstrings' is written in an accessible style and includes numerous short takes on serious matter." -- Florida Review".. the coverage is genuinely broad and remarkably inclusive" -- Physics World
Most [readers] will dip in selectively and those who do will be enriched by what they find. -- Peter McClintock, Physics World, December 2001