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The legacy of Léon Van Hove

Author: A Giovannini; L van Hove
Publisher: Singapore ; River Edge, NJ : World Scientific, ©2000.
Series: World Scientific series in 20th century physics, v. 28.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This important volume describes the wide-ranging scientific activities of Léon Van Hove, through commentaries by his colleagues and a selection of his most influential papers and documents. The reprinted papers are grouped by topic, starting from his early work in mathematics and theoretical and statistical physics, up to his very last contributions in elementary particle physics and multiparticle dynamics. Van  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Legacy of Léon Van Hove.
Singapore ; River Edge, NJ : World Scientific, ©2000
(DLC) 00046280
(OCoLC)44971992
Named Person: L van Hove; Léon van Hove; L van Hove; Leon Van Hove
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: A Giovannini; L van Hove
ISBN: 9789812792723 9812792724
OCLC Number: 824362753
Language Note: English and French.
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 570 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: 1. The scientist. 1.1. Mathematics. 1.2. Theoretical physics. 1.3. Multiparticle dynamics --
2. The teacher, the director and the advisor. 2.1. The Utrecht period (1954-1961). 2.2. Leon Van Hove at CERN. 2.3. Leon Van Hove at the Max-Planck-Institut in Munich (1971-1974). 2.4. Lion Van Hove at the European Space Agency --
3. The man. 3.1. The man in his own words.
Series Title: World Scientific series in 20th century physics, v. 28.
Responsibility: edited by Alberto Giovannini.

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