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Hammersley, J. M. (John Michael)

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Works: 23 works in 103 publications in 2 languages and 1,467 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc  Conference proceedings  Biography 
Roles: Dedicatee, Thesis advisor
Classifications: QA273, 519
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Most widely held works by J. M Hammersley
Monte Carlo methods by J. M Hammersley ( Book )
72 editions published between 1964 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 1964
Disorder in physical systems : a volume in honour of John M. Hammersley on the occasion of his 70th birthday ( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disorder in physical systems ( Book )
6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tap handbook for teams and groups by J. M Hammersley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Group ministry in an urban area by J. M Hammersley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Every step of the way by J. M Hammersley ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in Undetermined and English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Working together in teams and groups by J. M Hammersley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The deanery specialist by J. M Hammersley ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"All together now -" by J. M Hammersley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psalms for the synod by J. M Hammersley ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Training for local ministry by J. M Hammersley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Liveness by J. M Hammersley ( Book )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monte Carlo method by J. M Hammersley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A probabilistic approach to coagulation by John L Spouge ( )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Les Méthodes de Monte-Carlo : ["Monte-Carlo methods"], par J. M. Hammersley,... D. C. Handscomb,... Traduit par Mme F. [Françoise] Rostand by David Christophe Handscomb ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The bulk from the boundary holography and AdS/CFT by J. M Hammersley ( )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In this thesis we consider various methods by which one can extract (in detail) the metric structure of asymptotically anti-de Sitter spacetime, using only information from the boundary. This is motivated by the AdS/CFT correspondence, in particular the relation between geometrical properties of the bulk and certain field theory quantities such as "bulk-cone singularities" of two-point functions and entanglement entropy. These CFT quantities are directly related to endpoints of null bulk geodesies and regularised proper area of certain bulk minimal surfaces, respectively. Focussing initially on static, spherically symmetric spacetimes, we demonstrate how the endpoints of null geodesies, and the endpoints (along with the proper length) of zero-energy spacelike geodesies allow us to reconstruct the bulk spacetime metric, and detail explicit iterative algorithms by which the metric functions can be extracted numerically using this data, to an arbitrarily high degree of accuracy. The stability of the methods is demonstrated both via examples, and by an analytic consideration of the errors. Refinements of the algorithms are presented, and we consider the differences in how the two types of geodesic probe the bulk. We focus on a realistic application of our methods, namely extracting the physical properties of a "star" in AdS, which leads to an analysis of how their total mass varies with their core density in higher dimensions. We find the existence of a critical dimension (dc) separating two distinct regimes of behaviour; monotonic for d > d(_e), and oscillatory for d < d(_c). Finally, we consider how our iterative algorithms can be generalised to metrics with less symmetry, and discuss possible directions for future research
Fractal dynamics of Eden clusters by J. M Hammersley ( )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sampling from an isotropic gaussian process by J. M Hammersley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Jerzy Neyman biographical material ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Biographical material collected by Joseph Hodges relating to Jerzy Neyman consists of a piece included in "Biographical memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society," correspondence between E.S. Pearson and J.M. Hammersley relating to Hammersley's biography of Neyman, and a copy of Hammersley's biography "Portrait of Neyman." All items are photocopies
A quantal hypothesis for hadrons and the judging of physical numerology by Irving John Good ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hammersley, J. M.
Hammersley, J. M. 1920-2004
Hammersley, John 1920-2004
Hammersley, John Michael
Hammersley, John Michael 1920-2004
Languages
English (85)
French (9)