Bergmann, Peter Gabriel
Overview
Works:  98 works in 356 publications in 5 languages and 6,656 library holdings 

Genres:  Conference proceedings Biography 
Roles:  Author, Editor, Honoree, Contributor 
Classifications:  QC6, 530.11 
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Most widely held works about
Peter Gabriel Bergmann
 Bergmann, Peter Gabriel: Theoretical Physics( )
 Oral history interview with Stanley Deser by S Deser( )
 Oral history interview with Joshua Goldberg by Joshua N Goldberg( )
 Oral history interview with Felix Pirani by F. A. E Pirani( )
 Oral history interview with Louis Witten by Louis Witten( )
Most widely held works by
Peter Gabriel Bergmann
The riddle of gravitation by
Peter Gabriel Bergmann(
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41 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thoughtprovoking nonmathematical introduction to the conceptual foundations of both Newton's and Einstein's theories of gravitation. Special relativity theory, general relativity theory, other topics. This updated edition features material on gravitational radiation detectors, current problems in cosmology, singularities of the gravitational field, and more
41 editions published between 1968 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thoughtprovoking nonmathematical introduction to the conceptual foundations of both Newton's and Einstein's theories of gravitation. Special relativity theory, general relativity theory, other topics. This updated edition features material on gravitational radiation detectors, current problems in cosmology, singularities of the gravitational field, and more
Introduction to the theory of relativity by
Peter Gabriel Bergmann(
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92 editions published between 1942 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 1,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
92 editions published between 1942 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 1,485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Basic theories of physics : mechanics and electrodynamics by
Peter Gabriel Bergmann(
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25 editions published between 1949 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
25 editions published between 1949 and 1994 in English and Japanese and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Basic theories of physics: heat and quanta by
Peter Gabriel Bergmann(
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25 editions published between 1951 and 1962 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
25 editions published between 1951 and 1962 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albert Einstein : his influence on physics, philosophy and politics(
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5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cosmology and gravitation : spin, torsion, rotation, and supergravity by
Peter Gabriel Bergmann(
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12 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
12 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seventh Texas Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics by
Texas Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics(
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10 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Topological properties and global structure of spacetime by
Peter Gabriel Bergmann(
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10 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gravitation and modern cosmology : the cosmological constant problem by
Antonino Zichichi(
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2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
HamiltonJacobi theory with mixed constraints by
Peter Gabriel Bergmann(
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1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Advances in the interplay between quantum and gravity physics by
Peter Gabriel Bergmann(
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7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This uptodate survey of the interplay between gravity and particle physics theory contains treatments of cosmological perturbations, transPlanckian problems in cosmology, the cosmological basis in a framework of projective unified field theory, atom interferometry in black holes and the early universe and semiclassical gravity. There are also discussions of spinorial matter in affine theory of gravity, the phase problem and Mach's principle, a Hamiltonian formulation of gravitational theory, and spin fluctuations. A special section covers Dirac geometry and real spacetime, Dirac wave functions and black holes, properties of black hole solutions, black hole spectroscopy and thermodynamics. The emphasis is on observational aspects and in this context there are discussions of attempts to measure Newtonian G, the stability of G and multidimensional gravitational models, improved measurements and the experimental limit of Gdot, past results and new experimental tests for violation of the principle of equivalence, signals observed with a detector having 20<SUP>21</SUP> intrinsic spins, virtual graviton exchange consistent with constant G and the weak equivalence principle. There is an update on neutrino oscillations and the helicity precession of fermions in gravitational / inertial fields
7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This uptodate survey of the interplay between gravity and particle physics theory contains treatments of cosmological perturbations, transPlanckian problems in cosmology, the cosmological basis in a framework of projective unified field theory, atom interferometry in black holes and the early universe and semiclassical gravity. There are also discussions of spinorial matter in affine theory of gravity, the phase problem and Mach's principle, a Hamiltonian formulation of gravitational theory, and spin fluctuations. A special section covers Dirac geometry and real spacetime, Dirac wave functions and black holes, properties of black hole solutions, black hole spectroscopy and thermodynamics. The emphasis is on observational aspects and in this context there are discussions of attempts to measure Newtonian G, the stability of G and multidimensional gravitational models, improved measurements and the experimental limit of Gdot, past results and new experimental tests for violation of the principle of equivalence, signals observed with a detector having 20<SUP>21</SUP> intrinsic spins, virtual graviton exchange consistent with constant G and the weak equivalence principle. There is an update on neutrino oscillations and the helicity precession of fermions in gravitational / inertial fields
Albert Einstein : sein Einfluss auf Physik, Philosophie und Politik(
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3 editions published in 1979 in German and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1979 in German and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spin in gravity : is it possible to give an experimental basis to torsion? : International School of Cosmology and Gravitation
XV Course, Erice, Italy, 1320 May 1997 by International School of Cosmology and Gravitation(
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2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quantum gravity : International School of Cosmology and Gravitation XIV course, Erice, Italy, 1119 May, 1995 : 80th birthday
dedication to Peter G. Bergmann by International School of Cosmology and Gravitation(
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3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Basic theories of physics by
Peter Gabriel Bergmann(
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9 editions published between 1949 and 1969 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9 editions published between 1949 and 1969 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prinzipien der Elektrodynamik und Relativitästheorie by
Siegfried Flgge(
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in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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HamiltonJacobi theory with mixed constraints by
Peter Gabriel Bergmann(
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8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Principles of electrodynamics and relativity = Prinzipien der Elektrodynamik und Relativitätstheorie(
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1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Physics of sound in the sea by National Research Council (U.S.)(
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2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
BASICProgramme zur höheren Mathematik : Utilities zur Analysis mit einem Farbanhang by
Peter Gabriel Bergmann(
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1 edition published in 1986 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1986 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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American Physical Society Astrophysics Bergmann, Peter Gabriel Canada College teachers Cosmology DeWitt, Bryce S.(Bryce Seligman), Differential topology Dirac, P. A. M.(Paul Adrien Maurice), Einstein, Albert, Electrodynamics Executives Feldman, Daṿid Gauge fields (Physics) General relativity (Physics) Gravitation Gravitational fields Hamiltonian operator HamiltonJacobi equationsNumerical solutions Heat Hooft, G. 't Karplus, Robert Klein, Oskar Mathematics Mechanics Medals Misner, Charles W Nuclear spin Particles (Nuclear physics) Physicists Physics Quantum field theory Quantum gravity Quantum theory Relativistic astrophysics Relativity (Physics) Rosenfeld, L.(Leon), Schwinger, Julian, Sciama, D. W.(Dennis William), Singularities (Mathematics) SoundTransmission Space and time Supergravity Supermanifolds (Mathematics) Topology Torsion Underwater acoustics Unified field theories Wheeler, John Archibald, World War (19391945)
Alternative Names
Bergmann, P. G.
Bergmann, P. G. 19152002
Bergmann, P. G. (Peter Gabriel)
Bergmann, P. G. (Peter Gabriel), 19152002
Bergmann, Peter G.
Bergmann, Peter G. 19152002
Peter Bergmann American physicist
Peter Bergmann deutschstmmiger USamerikanischer Physiker
Бергман, П. Г.
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