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Witten, E.

Overview
Works: 84 works in 312 publications in 2 languages and 5,515 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Educational films  Internet videos  History  Nonfiction films  Lectures  Speeches  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Composer, Contributor
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Most widely held works by E Witten
Superstring theory by M Green( )

113 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Lecture notes on Chern-Simons-Witten theory by Sen Hu( )

9 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In addition, some highly relevant material by S S Chern and E Witten has been included as appendices for the convenience of readers: (1) Complex Manifold without Potential Theory by S S Chern, pp.148-154. (2) "Geometric quantization of Chern-Simons gauge theory" by S Axelrod, S D Pietra and E Witten. (3) "On holomorphic factorization of WZW and Coset models" by E Witten
Current algebra and anomalies by Sam B Treiman( )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in English and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Current Algebra and Anomalies: A Set of Lecture Notes and Papers
Lectures on geometry by E Witten( )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume contains a collection of papers based on lectures delivered by distinguished mathematicians at Clay Mathematics Institute events over the past few years
Superstring theory by M Green( Book )

31 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Superstring theory by M Green( Book )

in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

M-theory by E Witten( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the problem of unifying quantum mechanics and gravity in a single coherent theory, the M-theory has emerged as a likely candidate. Edward Witten, one of the world's boldest innovators in this field, presents his lecture in completely nontechnical terms not only for mathematics and physics students but also for students with no scientific or mathematical training
Loop amplitudes, anomalies and phenomenology by M Green( Book )

17 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

String theory and geometry by E Witten( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A videotaped lecture by Edward Witten on string theory and geometry
Gauge theories and the Jones polynomial by E Witten( Visual )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Answer to Everything( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 6: We now know that the universe had a beginning and how all the matter formed but there is still one outstanding question: how did the Big Bang begin? Stephen Hawking is joined by other leading scientists as they try to answer this question. Includes discussions of inflation theory, quantum mechanics, and string theory
Shelter Island II : proceedings of the 1983 Shelter Island Conference on Quantum Field Theory and the Fundamental Problems of Physics by Shelter Island Conference on Quantum Field Theory and the Fundamental Problems of Physics( Book )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hidenaga Yamagishi's world : special issue dedicated to the memory of Hidenaga Yamagishi ; 1955-2001( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solutions manual, Chemistry, the science in context, Thomas R. Gilbert, Rein V. Kirss, Geoffrey Davies by Daniel A Durfey( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Witten racconta La teoria delle stringhe : la teoria del tutto by E Witten( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Italian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Einstein's dream( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program focuses on efforts to complete Einstein's quest for a grand unifying theory that will explain all of the forces of nature in the same terms"--Videocassette container. Includes discussion of different theories (such as string theory and M theory) by Nathan Sieberg, Edward Witten, Juan Maldacena and Freeman Dyson
Study guide [to accompany] Chemistry : principles & practice, second edition [by] Reger, Goode, Mercer by E Witten( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Axions in String Theory( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the context of string theory, axions appear to provide the most plausible solution of the strong CP problem. However, as has been known for a long time, in many string-based models, the axion coupling parameter Fa is several orders of magnitude higher than the standard cosmological bounds. We re-examine this problem in a variety of models, showing that Fa is close to the GUT scale or above in many models that have GUT-like phenomenology, as well as some that do not. On the other hand, in some models with Standard Model gauge fields supported on vanishing cycles, it is possible for Fa to be well below the GUT scale
Introduction by M Green( Book )

2 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Lecture notes on Chern-Simons-Witten theoryCurrent algebra and anomaliesSuperstring theorySuperstring theoryLoop amplitudes, anomalies and phenomenologyStudy guide [to accompany] Chemistry : principles & practice, second edition [by] Reger, Goode, MercerIntroduction
Alternative Names
Eduardus Witten

Edward Witten American theoretical physicist

Edward Witten Amerikaans wiskundige

Edward Witten amerikai matematikus és fizikus

Edward Witten físico estadounidense

Edward Witten matematico e fisico statunitense

Edward Witten physicien américain

Edward Witten US-amerikanischer Physiker

Edward Witten Usona fizikisto

Vitten, ė

Witten, E.

Witten, Edward

Witten, Edward 1951-

Έντουαρντ Βίτεν

Виттен, Э.

Едвард Віттен

Едуард Уитън

Эдвард Виттен

Эдвард Ўітэн

אדוארד ויטן

אדוארד ויטן פיזיקאי יהודי אמריקאי

إدوارد ويتن

ادوارد ویتن ریاضی‌دان و فیزیک‌دان آمریکایی

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एडवर्ड विटेन

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爱德华·威滕

爱德华·威滕 美國理論物理學家

愛德華·維騰

愛德華威滕

Languages
English (225)

Italian (2)