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Clifford (geometric) algebras with applications to physics, mathematics, and engineering / William E. Baylis, editor.

Book Book (©1996.)
Description: xvi, 517 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Publisher: Boston : Birkhäuser, ©1996.
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  • ISBN: 0817638687
  • ISBN: 9780817638689
  • ISBN: 3764338687
  • ISBN: 9783764338688
General Note: Proceedings of the 1995 Summer School on Theoretical Physics of the Canadian Association of Physicists, held in Banff, Alberta, July 30-Aug. 12, 1995.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: 1. Introduction -- 2. Clifford Algebras and Spinor Operators / P. Lounesto -- 3. Introduction to Geometric Algebras / G. Sobczyk -- 4. Linear Transformations / G. Sobczyk -- 5. Directed Integration / G. Sobczyk -- 6. Linear Algebra / C. Doran, A. Lasenby and S. Gull -- 7. Dynamics / S. Gull, C. Doran and A. Lasenby -- 8. Electromagnetism / S. Gull, C. Doran and A. Lasenby -- 9. Electron Physics I / S. Gull, C. Doran and A. Lasenby -- 10. Electron Physics II / S. Gull, C. Doran and A. Lasenby -- 11. STA and the Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics / A. Lasenby, S. Gull and C. Doran -- 12. Gravity I -- Introduction / A. Lasenby, C. Doran and S. Gull -- 13. Gravity II -- Field Equations / C. Doran, A. Lasenby and S. Gull -- 14. Gravity III -- First Applications / A. Lasenby, C. Doran and S. Gull -- 15. Gravity IV -- The 'Intrinsic' Method / C. Doran, A. Lasenby and S. Gull -- 16. Gravity V -- Further Applications / A. Lasenby, C. Doran and S. Gull -- 17. The Paravector Model of Spacetime / W.E. Baylis -- 18. Eigenspinors in Electrodynamics / W.E. Baylis -- 19. Eigenspinors in Quantum Theory / W.E. Baylis -- 20. Eigenspinors in Curved Spacetime / W.E. Baylis -- 21. Spinors: Lorentz Group / J.P. Crawford -- 22. Spinors: Clifford Algebra / J.P. Crawford -- 23. General Relativity: An Overview / J.P. Crawford -- 24. Spinors in General Relativity / J.P. Crawford -- 25. Hypergravity I / J.P. Crawford -- 26. Hypergravity II / J.P. Crawford -- 27. Properties of Clifford Algebras for Fundamental Particles / J.S.R. Chisholm and R.S. Farwell -- 28. The Extended Grassmann Algebra of R[superscript 3] / B. Jancewicz -- 29. Geometric Algebra: Applications in Engineering / J. Lasenby -- 30. Projective Quadrics, Poles, Polars, and Legendre Transformations / R.C. Pappas -- 31. Spacetime Algebra and Line Geometry / J.G. Maks -- 32. Generalizations of Clifford Algebra / C.C. Carbno -- 33. Clifford Algebra Computations with Maple / R. Ablamowicz.
Authors: Baylis, William E. (William Eric), 1939- (Added Author).

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Baylis, William E. "Clifford (geometric) algebras with applications to physics, mathematics, and engineering." Boston : Birkhäuser, ©1996.

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