Quantum mechanics and quantum field theory a mathematical primer by Jonathan Dimock

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, UK, New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Quantum theory,
  • Mathematics,
  • SCIENCE / Mathematical Physics

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementJonathan Dimock
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC174.17.M35 D56 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 226 p. :
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25562302M
ISBN 101107005094
ISBN 109781107005099
LC Control Number2010041723
OCLC/WorldCa670374876

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