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Climbing the mountain : the scientific biography of Julian Schwinger

Author: Jagdish Mehra; K A Milton
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [Rev.]View all editions and formats
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This is the first biography of Julian Schwinger, one of the great theoretical physicists of the twentieth century. A long-time colleague and collaborator of Richard Feynman, he was the joint winner  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Julian Schwinger; Julian Schwinger
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jagdish Mehra; K A Milton
ISBN: 0198527454 9780198527459
OCLC Number: 700931312
Notes: Reprinted 2005.
Description: xii, 677 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: APPENDIX A: JULIAN SCHWINGER - LIST OF PUBLICATIONS ; APPENDIX B: PH.D. STUDENTS OF JULIAN SCHWINGER ; INDEX
Responsibility: Jagdish Mehra and Kimball A. Milton.

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Mehra and Milton provide a great deal of material from interviews and archival files and thus help give us a fuller picture of Schwinger. Perhaps their most important contribution is their account of Read more...

 
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