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The Resource Some strangeness in the proportion : a centennial symposium to celebrate the achievements of Albert Einstein, edited by Harry Woolf

Some strangeness in the proportion : a centennial symposium to celebrate the achievements of Albert Einstein, edited by Harry Woolf

Label
Some strangeness in the proportion : a centennial symposium to celebrate the achievements of Albert Einstein
Title
Some strangeness in the proportion
Title remainder
a centennial symposium to celebrate the achievements of Albert Einstein
Statement of responsibility
edited by Harry Woolf
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
530.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QC16.E5
LC item number
S63
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1879-1955
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Woolf, Harry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Quantum theory
  • Astrophysics
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Relativité (Physique)
  • Théorie quantique
  • Astrophysique
  • Relativiteitstheorie
  • Kwantummechanica
  • Astrofysica
  • Relativitätstheorie
  • Kongress
  • Quantentheorie
  • Festschrift
  • Quantenmechanik
  • Aufsatzsammlung
Label
Some strangeness in the proportion : a centennial symposium to celebrate the achievements of Albert Einstein, edited by Harry Woolf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • On some other approaches to electrodynamics in 1905
  • Arthur I. Miller
  • Special relativity theory in engineering
  • Wolfgang K.H. Panofsky
  • Comments on "Special relativity theory in engineering"
  • Edward M. Purcell
  • Experimental challenges posed by the general theory of relativity
  • Irwin I. Shapiro
  • Comments on "Experimental relativity
  • David T. Wilkinson
  • Einstein's Europe
  • Theoretical advances in general relativity
  • Stephen W. Hawking
  • Comments on S. Hawking's "Theoretical advances in general relativity"
  • William G. Unruh
  • No firm foundation : Einstein and the early quantum theory
  • Martin J. Klein
  • Einstein's critique of Planck
  • Thomas S. Kuhn
  • Einstein on particles, fields, and the quantum theory
  • Abraham Pais
  • Felix Gilbert
  • Comment on "Einstein on particles, fields, and the quantum theory"
  • Res Jost
  • General relativity and differential geometry
  • Shiing-shen Chern
  • Mathematics and physics
  • Tullio Regge
  • The size and shape of the universe
  • Martin J. Rees
  • Comment on "The size and shape of the universe
  • Phillip J.E. Peebles
  • Albert Einstein : encounter with America
  • Galaxies and intergalactic matter
  • George B. Field
  • Comment on "galaxies and intergalactic matter"
  • Wallace L.W. Sargent
  • Beyond the black hole
  • John Archibald Wheeler
  • Comment on the topic "Beyond the black hole"
  • Freeman Dyson
  • Issues in cosmology
  • Dennis W. Sciama
  • Harry Woolf
  • Symmetry paradoxes and other cosmological comments
  • Charles W. Misner
  • On the extragalactic distance scale and the Hubble constant
  • Gerard de Vaucouleurs
  • Quantum gravity and supergravity
  • Yuval Ne'eman
  • Supergravity
  • Peter van Nieuwenhuizen
  • Thirty years of knowing Einstein
  • Eugene P. Wigner
  • Relativity and twentieth-century intellectual life
  • Reminiscenses of Einstein
  • Else Rosenthal-Schneider
  • Some reminiscenses about Einstein's visits to Leiden
  • George E. Uhlenbeck
  • On playing with scientists : remarks at the Einstein centennial celebration concert by the Juilliard quartet
  • Robert Mann
  • Ernest Nagel
  • Einstein's scientific program : the formative years
  • Gerald Holton
Control code
6626003
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxi, 539 pages
Isbn
9780201099249
Lccn
80020111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (WaOLN)43647
  • (OCoLC)6626003
Label
Some strangeness in the proportion : a centennial symposium to celebrate the achievements of Albert Einstein, edited by Harry Woolf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • On some other approaches to electrodynamics in 1905
  • Arthur I. Miller
  • Special relativity theory in engineering
  • Wolfgang K.H. Panofsky
  • Comments on "Special relativity theory in engineering"
  • Edward M. Purcell
  • Experimental challenges posed by the general theory of relativity
  • Irwin I. Shapiro
  • Comments on "Experimental relativity
  • David T. Wilkinson
  • Einstein's Europe
  • Theoretical advances in general relativity
  • Stephen W. Hawking
  • Comments on S. Hawking's "Theoretical advances in general relativity"
  • William G. Unruh
  • No firm foundation : Einstein and the early quantum theory
  • Martin J. Klein
  • Einstein's critique of Planck
  • Thomas S. Kuhn
  • Einstein on particles, fields, and the quantum theory
  • Abraham Pais
  • Felix Gilbert
  • Comment on "Einstein on particles, fields, and the quantum theory"
  • Res Jost
  • General relativity and differential geometry
  • Shiing-shen Chern
  • Mathematics and physics
  • Tullio Regge
  • The size and shape of the universe
  • Martin J. Rees
  • Comment on "The size and shape of the universe
  • Phillip J.E. Peebles
  • Albert Einstein : encounter with America
  • Galaxies and intergalactic matter
  • George B. Field
  • Comment on "galaxies and intergalactic matter"
  • Wallace L.W. Sargent
  • Beyond the black hole
  • John Archibald Wheeler
  • Comment on the topic "Beyond the black hole"
  • Freeman Dyson
  • Issues in cosmology
  • Dennis W. Sciama
  • Harry Woolf
  • Symmetry paradoxes and other cosmological comments
  • Charles W. Misner
  • On the extragalactic distance scale and the Hubble constant
  • Gerard de Vaucouleurs
  • Quantum gravity and supergravity
  • Yuval Ne'eman
  • Supergravity
  • Peter van Nieuwenhuizen
  • Thirty years of knowing Einstein
  • Eugene P. Wigner
  • Relativity and twentieth-century intellectual life
  • Reminiscenses of Einstein
  • Else Rosenthal-Schneider
  • Some reminiscenses about Einstein's visits to Leiden
  • George E. Uhlenbeck
  • On playing with scientists : remarks at the Einstein centennial celebration concert by the Juilliard quartet
  • Robert Mann
  • Ernest Nagel
  • Einstein's scientific program : the formative years
  • Gerald Holton
Control code
6626003
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxi, 539 pages
Isbn
9780201099249
Lccn
80020111
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (WaOLN)43647
  • (OCoLC)6626003

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