Wolfgang Lerche reviews in 2013 Basic Concepts of String Theory.
This book provides general physical principles and a mathematically sound approach to Quantum Field Theory.
Although group theory has played a significant role in the development of various disciplines of physics, there are few recent books that start from the beginning and then go on to consider applicatio...
Introduction to Mathematical Physics explains how and why mathematics is needed in the description of physical events in space.
With a foreword by Tom Kibble and commentaries by Milutin Blagojević and Friedrich W Hehl, the aim of this volume is to introduce graduate and advanced undergraduate students of theoretical or mathem...
A Unified Grand Tour of Theoretical Physics invites readers on a guided exploration of the theoretical ideas that shape contemporary understanding of the physical world at the fundamental level.
This book contains invited contributions from collaborators of Maximilian Kreuzer, a well known string theorist who built a sizeable group at Vienna University of Technology but sadly died in November...
John March-Russell reviews in 2012 Supergravity.
Originally published in 2004, this book provides a quick introduction to the rudiments of perturbative string theory and a detailed introduction to the more current topic of D-brane dynamics.
Antonino Zichichi remembers a major CERN theorist.