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SYMMETRIES AND INVARIANCES

M. S. Sozzi

in Discrete Symmetries and CP Violation: From Experiment to Theory

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199296668
eISBN:
9780191712074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199296668.003.0001
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This chapter reviews the general theory of transformations in quantum theory. Topics covered include symmetry and invariance, transformations and symmetries in quantum theory, symmetries and ... More


Relativistic square-root spaces∗

Chun Wa Wong

in Introduction to Mathematical Physics: Methods & Concepts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199641390
eISBN:
9780191747786
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641390.003.0003
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Einstein's derivation of the Lorentz transformation between space and time coordinates is given. The resulting relativistic kinematics of £  Lorentz spacetime and momentum-energy vectors is readily ... More


Thank Heaven for Little Flaws

Steven E. Vigdor

in Signatures of the Artist: The Vital Imperfections That Make Our Universe Habitable

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198814825
eISBN:
9780191852954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814825.003.0001
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

Chapter 1 introduces central themes of the book by dealing with the importance of symmetry principles in physics and of small symmetry violations (or “flaws”) in establishing conditions for life. It ... More


Signatures of the Artist: The Vital Imperfections That Make Our Universe Habitable

Steven E. Vigdor

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198814825
eISBN:
9780191852954
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814825.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This book provides a nonmathematical survey of the past half-century of research in particle physics, nuclear physics, and cosmology bearing on the physical conditions that allow our universe to ... More


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