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User Review – Flag as inappropriate This book is more than just textbook. Want to learn the pillars of mathematics? Peter Szekeres Limited preview – To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. In particular I think it’s highly suitable to someone knows a decent amount of pure mathematics, but not much about how physicists tend to make use of it.
It covers the concepts and techniques needed for topics such as group theory, Lie algebras, topology, Hilbert space and differential geometry. He is well known internationally for his research in general relativity and cosmology, and has a good reputation for his teaching and lecturing.
Cambridge University PressDec 16, – Mathematics – pages. Brendan McAuliffe rated it really liked it May 09, Books by Peter Szekeres.
It includes numerous exercises and worked examples, to test the reader’s understanding of the various concepts, as well as extending the themes covered in the main text. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. One cannot help but be slightly awed by the beauty and the capability with which seemingly abstract concepts, often developed in the realms of pure mathematics, turn out to be applicable Steven Chang marked it as to-read Jun 07, Refresh and try again.
Excellent, from-the-ground-up summary of the basic mathematics behind a lot of physics; group theory, topology, linear algebra, measure theory, differential geometry.
James Tauber added it Sep 03, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Yashar Hasibi is phyzics reading it Mar 22, Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. He is well known internationally for his research in general relativity and cosmology, and has a good reputation for his teaching and lecturing.
Presenting an introduction to the mathematics of modern physics for advanced undergraduate and graduate students, this textbook introduces the reader to modern mathematical thinking within a physics context.
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A Course in Modern Mathematical Physics: Cambridge University Press Edition: Xoanon93 added it May 03, Eric Johnson added it Nov 25, Rebcabin rated it liked it Sep 09, The book is suitable for advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate students in mathematical and theoretical physics, as well as applied mathematics. Currently he is a Visiting Research Fellow at that institution.
The explanation of Hilbert spaces is neither dumbed down nor unclear. Hamdi Ahmed marked it as to-read Sep 05, Kaiser rated it it was amazing Jul 10, Review Text ‘This is a beautifully crafted book. Connections and curvature; Odo coufse currently reading it Jan 26, Trivia About A Course in Moder Topics covered include tensor algebra, differential geometry, topology, Lie groups and Lie algebras, He subsequently held research and teaching positions at Cornell University, King’s College and the University of Adelaide, where he stayed from till his recent retirement.
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