Wise, Mark B. 1953
Overview
Works:  38 works in 86 publications in 2 languages and 933 library holdings 

Genres:  Academic theses 
Roles:  Author, Thesis advisor, Editor 
Classifications:  QC20, 530.15 
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Most widely held works about
Mark B Wise
 Oral history interview with Joseph Polchinski by Joseph Gerard Polchinski( )
Most widely held works by
Mark B Wise
From physical concept to mathematical structure : an introduction to theoretical physics by
Lynn E. H Trainor(
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10 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Heavy quark physics by
Aneesh Vasant Manohar(
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17 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Understanding the physics of heavy quarks gives physicists the opportunity to test the predictions of Quantum Chromodynamics and the Standard Model." "The book begins with a review of the standard model, followed by the basics of heavy quark spinflavor symmetry and how it can be applied to the classification of states, decays and fragmentation. Heavy quark effective theory is then developed, including the radiative and 1/m[subscript Q] corrections, and applied to the study of hadron masses, form factors, and inclusive decay rates. The authors also discuss the application of chiral perturbation theory to heavy hadrons."
17 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Understanding the physics of heavy quarks gives physicists the opportunity to test the predictions of Quantum Chromodynamics and the Standard Model." "The book begins with a review of the standard model, followed by the basics of heavy quark spinflavor symmetry and how it can be applied to the classification of states, decays and fragmentation. Heavy quark effective theory is then developed, including the radiative and 1/m[subscript Q] corrections, and applied to the study of hadron masses, form factors, and inclusive decay rates. The authors also discuss the application of chiral perturbation theory to heavy hadrons."
Fixed income finance : a quantitative approach by
Mark B Wise(
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10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strong effects in weak nonleptonic decays by
Mark B Wise(
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2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this report the weak nonleptonic decays of kaons and hyperons are examined with the hope of gaining insight into a recently proposed mechanism for the .delta. I = 1/2 rule. The effective Hamiltonian for .delta. S = 1 weak nonleptonic decays and that for K°anti K° mixing are calculated in the sixquark model using the leading logarithmic approximation. These are used to examine the CP violation parameters of the kaon system. It is found that if Penguintype diagrams make important contributions to K .>. .pi pi. decay amplitudes then upcoming experiments may be able to distinguish the sixquark model for CP violation from the superweak model. The weak radiative decays of hyperons are discussed with an emphasis on what they can teach us about hyperon nonleptonic decays and the .delta. I = 1/2 rule
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this report the weak nonleptonic decays of kaons and hyperons are examined with the hope of gaining insight into a recently proposed mechanism for the .delta. I = 1/2 rule. The effective Hamiltonian for .delta. S = 1 weak nonleptonic decays and that for K°anti K° mixing are calculated in the sixquark model using the leading logarithmic approximation. These are used to examine the CP violation parameters of the kaon system. It is found that if Penguintype diagrams make important contributions to K .>. .pi pi. decay amplitudes then upcoming experiments may be able to distinguish the sixquark model for CP violation from the superweak model. The weak radiative decays of hyperons are discussed with an emphasis on what they can teach us about hyperon nonleptonic decays and the .delta. I = 1/2 rule
Probing physics in the standard model and beyond with electroweak baryogenesis and effective theories of the strong interactions by Christopher Lee(
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1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spectroscopy with heavy quark symmetry by
Nathan Isgur(
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2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
QCD effects in weak radiative bmeson decays by Roxanne P Springer(
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1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brane models and the hierarchy problem by
Walter D Goldberger(
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2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It has been recently proposed that higherdimensional field theory models in the presence of extended defects ("branes") may play a role in addressing the gauge hierarchy problem. In this thesis we consider several aspects of such field theories. First we perform the KaluzaKlein reduction of a bulk scalar field propagating in the scenario of Randall and Sundrum, which consists of a region of fivedimensional antideSitter space bounded by two threebranes. We then propose a simple mechanism, based on the dynamics of a bulk scalar field, for stabilizing the modulus field (the "radion") corresponding to the size of the compact dimension in the RandallSundrum scenario. Some implications of this stabilization mechanism for lowenergy phenomenology are described. Next, we investigate the oneloop quantum corrections to the radion effective potential. We show that for large brane separation, the quantum effects are power suppressed and therefore have a negligible effect on the bulk dynamics once a classical stabilization mechanism is in place. Finally, we study the ultraviolet divergence structure of field theory in the presence of branes and find that branelocalized divergences arise both at the classical and quantum level. We show how to interpret the classical divergences by the usual regularization and renormalization procedure of quantum field theory."
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It has been recently proposed that higherdimensional field theory models in the presence of extended defects ("branes") may play a role in addressing the gauge hierarchy problem. In this thesis we consider several aspects of such field theories. First we perform the KaluzaKlein reduction of a bulk scalar field propagating in the scenario of Randall and Sundrum, which consists of a region of fivedimensional antideSitter space bounded by two threebranes. We then propose a simple mechanism, based on the dynamics of a bulk scalar field, for stabilizing the modulus field (the "radion") corresponding to the size of the compact dimension in the RandallSundrum scenario. Some implications of this stabilization mechanism for lowenergy phenomenology are described. Next, we investigate the oneloop quantum corrections to the radion effective potential. We show that for large brane separation, the quantum effects are power suppressed and therefore have a negligible effect on the bulk dynamics once a classical stabilization mechanism is in place. Finally, we study the ultraviolet divergence structure of field theory in the presence of branes and find that branelocalized divergences arise both at the classical and quantum level. We show how to interpret the classical divergences by the usual regularization and renormalization procedure of quantum field theory."
Topics in heavy particle effective theories by Matthew Paul Dorsten(
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1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Topics in particle physics and cosmology beyond the standard model by Alejandro Jenkins(
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1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Complex phenomena in social and financial systems : from bird population growth to the dynamics of the mutual fund industry by Yonathan Schwarzkopf(
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2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Dai shang yi sheng qu lü xing : Lü xing bi bei jian kang zhi nan = The travel doctor by
Mark B Wise(
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1 edition published in 2009 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Ben shu cong dong shen qian de zhun bei,Lü xing tu zhong de zhu yi shi xiang he lü xing gui lai san da fang mian,Xiang xi jie shao le shang bai zhong ji bing de zheng zhuang ji yu fang,Zhi liao cuo shi,Yi ji shi jie ge guo gan ran ji bing de gai lü;Tong shi hai jie shao zhi liao ji bing de shou xuan yao pin yu ke ti dai yao pin de yao xing,Fu yong fang fa,Ke yu jian de fu zuo yong
1 edition published in 2009 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Ben shu cong dong shen qian de zhun bei,Lü xing tu zhong de zhu yi shi xiang he lü xing gui lai san da fang mian,Xiang xi jie shao le shang bai zhong ji bing de zheng zhuang ji yu fang,Zhi liao cuo shi,Yi ji shi jie ge guo gan ran ji bing de gai lü;Tong shi hai jie shao zhi liao ji bing de shou xuan yao pin yu ke ti dai yao pin de yao xing,Fu yong fang fa,Ke yu jian de fu zuo yong
Beyond the standard cosmology : anisotropic inflation and baryophilic dark matter by Timothy R Dulaney(
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2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Unusual signs in quantum field theory by
Donal O'Connell(
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1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lorentz symmetry breaking in a cosmological context by
Moira I Gresham(
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2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Heavy pentaquarks in the diquark model and the large Nc expansion by Margaret Ellen Wessling(
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1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Baryon and lepton numbers in particle physics beyond the standard model by Jonathan Mark Arnold(
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2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The works presented in this thesis explore a variety of extensions of the standard model of particle physics which are motivated by baryon number (B) and lepton number (L), or some combination thereof. In the standard model, both baryon number and lepton number are accidental global symmetries violated only by nonperturbative weak effects, though the combination BL is exactly conserved. Although there is currently no evidence for considering these symmetries as fundamental, there are strong phenomenological bounds restricting the existence of new physics violating B or L. In particular, there are strict limits on the lifetime of the proton whose decay would violate baryon number by one unit and lepton number by an odd number of units. The first paper included in this thesis explores some of the simplest possible extensions of the standard model in which baryon number is violated, but the proton does not decay as a result. The second paper extends this analysis to explore models in which baryon number is conserved, but lepton flavor violation is present. Special attention is given to the processes of [Mu] to e conversion and [Mu] → e[Gamma] which are bound by existing experimental limits and relevant to future experiments. The final two papers explore extensions of the minimal supersymmetric standard model (MSSM) in which both baryon number and lepton number, or the combination BL, are elevated to the status of being spontaneously broken local symmetries. These models have a rich phenomenology including new collider signatures, stable dark matter candidates, and alternatives to the discrete Rparity symmetry usually built into the MSSM in order to protect against baryon and lepton number violating processes
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The works presented in this thesis explore a variety of extensions of the standard model of particle physics which are motivated by baryon number (B) and lepton number (L), or some combination thereof. In the standard model, both baryon number and lepton number are accidental global symmetries violated only by nonperturbative weak effects, though the combination BL is exactly conserved. Although there is currently no evidence for considering these symmetries as fundamental, there are strong phenomenological bounds restricting the existence of new physics violating B or L. In particular, there are strict limits on the lifetime of the proton whose decay would violate baryon number by one unit and lepton number by an odd number of units. The first paper included in this thesis explores some of the simplest possible extensions of the standard model in which baryon number is violated, but the proton does not decay as a result. The second paper extends this analysis to explore models in which baryon number is conserved, but lepton flavor violation is present. Special attention is given to the processes of [Mu] to e conversion and [Mu] → e[Gamma] which are bound by existing experimental limits and relevant to future experiments. The final two papers explore extensions of the minimal supersymmetric standard model (MSSM) in which both baryon number and lepton number, or the combination BL, are elevated to the status of being spontaneously broken local symmetries. These models have a rich phenomenology including new collider signatures, stable dark matter candidates, and alternatives to the discrete Rparity symmetry usually built into the MSSM in order to protect against baryon and lepton number violating processes
The persistence of charm in the relentless decay of beauty by Mark Adler(
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1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Constraints on physics beyond the Standard Model and its observable effects by Jennifer Kile(
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1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Uses of heavy quark symmetry by
Mark B Wise(
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1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
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Baryon number Broken symmetry (Physics) California Institute of Technology Coleman, Sidney, Cosmology Dbranes DeWitt, Bryce S.(Bryce Seligman), Feynman, Richard P.(Richard Phillips), Field theory (Physics) Fixedincome securitiesMathematical models Gauge fields (Physics) Hadrons Harvard University Heavy particles (Nuclear physics) Hooft, G. 't HyperonsDecay Inflationary universe KaonsDecay Lorentz transformations Maldacena, Juan Martín, Mathematical physics Matzner, Richard A.(Richard Alfred), National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) ProtonsDecay Quantum field theory Quantum gravity Quarks Renormalization (Physics) Schwarz, John H Standard model (Nuclear physics) Stanford Linear Accelerator Center Supersymmetry System analysis Tombrello, Thomas A University of California, Berkeley University of Texas at Austin Weak interactions (Nuclear physics) Wise, Mark B., Witten, E
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