Item description for Fractional Statistics and Anyon Superconductivity by Frank Wilczek...
This collection of articles by specialists in fractional statistics ranges from describing intricate ordered states of condensed matter - and suggesting new ones - to modifying the fundamental principles of black hole physics.
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Studio: World Scientific Publishing Company
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1" Width: 6.5" Height: 9.75" Weight: 1.75 lbs.
Publisher World Scientific Publishing Company
ISBN 9810200498 ISBN13 9789810200497
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More About Frank Wilczek
Frank Wilczekwon the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2004 for work he did as a graduate student. His 1989 book, "Longing for the Harmonies," was a "New York Times" notable book of the year. Wilczek is a regular contributor to "Nature" and "Physics Today" and his work has also been anthologized in "Best American Science Writing" and the "Norton Anthology of Light Verse." He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where he is the Herman Feshbach Professor of Physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology."
Frank Wilczek has an academic affiliation as follows - MIT.
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good Mar 29, 2010
Its a good summary of topics in anyons. Not a 'teaching' book, good reference book for anyone in the subject. Very technical and assumes prior knowledge of material. The first section is a nice intro by Wilchek, the other section is a compilation of key papers..