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Coleman, Sidney 1937-2007

Overview
Works: 31 works in 103 publications in 1 language and 1,889 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: QC793.3.S9, 539.721
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sidney Coleman
Aspects of symmetry : selected Erice lectures of Sidney Coleman by Sidney Coleman( Book )

46 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For almost two decades, Sidney Coleman has been giving review lectures on frontier topics in theoretical high-energy physics at the International School of Subnuclear Physics held each year at Erice, Sicily. This volume is a collection of some of the best
Quantum cosmology and baby universes : Jerusalem Winter School for Theoretical Physics, Jerusalem, Israel, 27 Dec. 89-4 Jan. 90 by Sidney Coleman( Book )

14 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The subject of quantum cosmology is concerned with providing a quantum mechanical description of the universe as a whole and, within that description, to constructing a theory of the universe's initial condition whose predictions can be compared with observation. The recent progress in this area has profound implications for physics at all scales. The lectures at this school describe these theories and their implications. They cover basic quantum mechanics of cosmology, proposals for theories of initial conditions, and their application to the prediction of the large scale features of our universe. A special emphasis of the school is the implication of topological fluctuations of spacetime (wormholes, baby universes) for the observed coupling constants of the low energy interactions of elementary particles and as a potential explanation for the vanishing of the cosmological constant
Licensing by Washington cities (including licensing power of the State of Washington and counties thereof) by Ernest H Campbell( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Answer to Everything( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 17 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
Classical electron theory from a modern standpoint by Sidney Coleman( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The classical theory of a charged point particle interacting with the electromagnetic field is developed from first principles. The formalism is constructed so as to reveal the underlying physic and to stress the similarity between the classical theory and the corresponding quantum theory. A number of traditionally troublesome points are discussed, including the electro agnetic selfenergy, the relativistic radiation-reaction eq ation, the occurrence and removal of runaway modes, the radiation from a uniformly accelerated charge, an the relation between Maxwell's electrodynamics and the action-at-a-distance theory of Wheeler and Feynman. (Author)
Quantum mechanics in your face by Sidney Coleman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Professor Coleman of Harvard University lectures on the complex ideas sometimes called quantum measurement theory including Bell's inequity and Schrodinger's cat
Why dilation generators don't generate dilatations by Sidney Coleman( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrew Pickering interviews conducted for his book CONSTRUCTING QUARKS by Andrew Pickering( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of interviews with thirty-six particle physicists, conducted as background material for his book CONSTRUCTING QUARKS: A SOCIOLOGICAL HISTORY OF PARTICLE PHYSICS, published in 1984. Pickering sought to document the founding and growth of research traditions structured around the quark concept, therefore, almost all interviews focused upon the interviewee's overall research career rather than narrowly defined historical episodes. They cover the period from 1964 when the quark model was formulated to 1980 when quark theories had come to dominate research practice in high-energy physics. More specific topics include J/psi color models, Fairbank's fractional charges, and the Price magnetic monopoole. Participants include: Henry Abarbanel, Luis W. Alvarez, Barry Barish, A. O. Barut, John Bell, James Bjorken, Elliott D. Bloom, Gordon Feldman, Geoffrey Chew, Sidney Coleman, A. De Rujula, Sid Drell, John Ellis, P.G.O. Freund, Erwin Gabathuler, Mary Gaillard, H. Georgi, Gerson Goldhaber, Sheldon Glashow, Peter Higgs, Roman Jackiw, R. L. Jaffe, P. V. Langshoff, Ed Lofgren, Seymour Joseph Lindenbaum, Francis Eugene Low, Y. Nambu, Robert B. Palmer, and Hugh David Politzer, Charles Prescott, P. Buford Price, Chris Quigg, B. Richter, A. Salam, G. t'Hooft, and C. N. Yang
A new improved energy-momentum tensor by Curtis G Callan( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indonesian settlement by Sidney Coleman( )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interview with Sidney Coleman by Sidney Coleman( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Recalls childhood and early life in Highfields, Leicester, prior to 1914. Describes children's games and the local shops. Recalls his experience as a mechanic in the Royal Flying Corps during the First World War. Describes his memories of Christmas
Physics 143a Quantum mechanics I by Sidney Coleman( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Aspects of symmetry by Sidney Coleman( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Biological contamination of Mars( )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

2-D superfluids and the physics of braded lines by David Nelson( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

2-D superfluids and the physics of Braded Lines, by D. Nelson. --Energy levels of an artificial atom, by R. Ashoori. -- Quantum mechanics in your face, by S. Coleman
Physics 253 : Quantum field theory by Sidney Coleman( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Recordings of lectures for Harvard graduate course Quantum Field Theory, given by Prof. Coleman during the 1975-1976 academic year
Stephen Hawking eine kurze Geschichte der Zeit( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Electrodynamic properties of baryons in the unitary symmetry scheme by Sidney Coleman( )

1 edition published in 1961 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gell-Mann(1) recently introduced a theory of the components of strong interactions involving a new symmetry, called "unitary symmetry." The principal purpose of this note is to use this symmetry to express the magnetic moments of all the baryons in terms of those of the neutron and proton. We also derive a relation among baryon electromagnetic mass splittings
Growing hair on black holes by Sidney Coleman( )

1 edition published in 1991 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A black hole can carry quantum numbers that are not associated with massless gauge fields, contrary to the spirit of the "no-hair" theorems. In the Higgs phase of a gauge theory, electric charge on a black hole generates a nonzero electric field outside the event horizon. This field is nonperturbative in ħ and is exponentially screened far from the hole. It arises from the cloud of virtual cosmic strings that surround the black hole. In the confinement phase, a magnetic charge on a black hole generates a classical field that is screened at long range by nonperturbative effects. Despite the sharp difference in their formal descriptions, the electric and magnetic cases are closely similar physically
QFT and QCD: past, present, and future( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Recording of the conference titled "QFT and QCD: Past, Present, and Future," dedicated in honor of physicist Sidney Coleman. The DVD set contains video recordings of: nine conference lectures; the dinner held at the Loeb House; and two additional dinner segments including a harp concert by Ursula Hollinger, remarks by Sidney Coleman and tributes from many of the guests. Speakers include: David Gross, Frank Wilczek, Lawrence Summers, Paul Steinhardt, Murray Gell-Mann, Sheldon Glashow, Erick Weinberg, Steve Weinberg, Gerard 't Hooft, and Edward Witten. Topics discussed include quantum chromodynamics and quantum field theory
 
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Alternative Names
Coleman, S. 1937-2007

Coleman, S. R. 1937-2007

Coleman, Sidney Richard 1937-2007

Sidney Coleman Amerikaans natuurkundige (1937-2007)

Sidney Coleman amerikansk fysikar

Sidney Coleman amerikansk fysiker

Sidney Coleman físic estatunidenc

Sidney Coleman físico estadounidense

Sidney Coleman fisico statunitense

Sidney Coleman physicien américain

Sidney Coleman US-amerikanischer Physiker

Sidney Richard Coleman

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