The Resource D-branes, Clifford V. Johnson

D-branes, Clifford V. Johnson

Label
D-branes
Title
D-branes
Statement of responsibility
Clifford V. Johnson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A self-contained and pedagogical introduction to D-branes, their theory and applications. Covering the basics as well as advanced applications, this book will be suitable as a textbook for graduate courses and also a valuable reference for researchers. There is no other book devoted to the technology of D-branes
Member of
Cataloging source
Nz
Dewey number
530.14
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC794.6.S85
LC item number
J66 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge monographs on mathematical physics
Label
D-branes, Clifford V. Johnson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 510-528) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overview and overture -- Relativistic strings -- A closer look at the world-sheet -- Strings on circles and T-duality -- Background fields and world-volume actions -- D-branes tension and boundary states -- Supersymmetric strings -- Supersymmetric strings and T-duality -- World-volume curvature couplings -- The geometry of D-branes -- Multiple D-branes and bound states -- Strong coupling and string duality -- D-branes and geometry I -- K3 orientifolds and compactification -- D-branes and geometry II -- Towards M- and F-theory -- D-branes and black holes -- D-branes, gravity and gauge theory -- The holographic renormalisation group -- Taking stock
Control code
ocn228112958
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 548 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511064029
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21993403
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)228112958
  • acaebk0511057695

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