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Sexl, Roman Ulrich

Overview
Works: 159 works in 543 publications in 2 languages and 4,180 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Translator, Creator
Classifications: QB461, 523.01
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roman Ulrich Sexl
White dwarfs--black holes : an introduction to relativistic astrophysics by Roman Ulrich Sexl( Book )

17 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albert Einstein : his influence on physics, philosophy and politics by Peter C Aichelburg( Book )

11 editions published in 1979 in English and German and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dart nun, bei den Heiden, bei diesen wirkiich vorbild haften Menschen erscheint uns das Interesse fiir die Person, fiir den Namen, fiir Gesicht und Gebiirde er iaubt und natiiriich. H. Hesse, "Das Giasperienspiel" In 1979 the world celebrates the centenary of Albert Einstein's birth. This offers an occasion to review his life and his scientific work in retrospect, to survey his importance for our time, and to look forward to future years of scientific research. Undoubtedly, Einstein was one of the key-figures in the intellectual history of our century. He influenced physics and philosophy, as well as politics. The creation of general relativity is one of the greatest scientific achievements of our time, as well as the apex of Einsteins's scientific work. Its full implications for the other fields of physics have become clear only in recent years. The technological possibilities offered by space research have enabled mankind to survey the universe for the first time unhindered by the earth's atmosphere. This has led to new discoveries and has shown that even some of the far-reaching conclusions derived from Einstein's theory are borne out by observation. General relativity, which has for a long time been viewed as an outsider among physical theories because of its mathematical difficulty and complexity, is considered now to be the prototype of theories in the fields of elementary particle physics and even solid state physics
Gravitation und Kosmologie : eine Einführung in die allgemeine Relativitätstheorie by Roman Ulrich Sexl( Book )

27 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in German and English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relativity, groups, particles : special relativity and relativistic symmetry in field and particle physics by Roman Ulrich Sexl( Book )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This textbook attempts to bridge the gap that exists between the two levels on which relativistic symmetry is usually presented - the level of introductory courses on mechanics and electrodynamics and the level of application in high-energy physics and quantum field theory: in both cases, too many other topics are more important and hardly leave time for a deepening of the idea of relativistic symmetry. So after explaining the postulates that lead to the Lorentz transformation and after going through the main points special relativity has to make in classical mechanics and electrodynamics, the authors gradually lead the reader up to a more abstract point of view on relativistic symmetry - always illustrating it by physical examples - until finally motivating and developing Wigner's classification of the unitary irreducible representations of the inhomogeneous Lorentz group. Numerous historical and mathematical asides contribute to conceptual clarification
Relativität, Gruppen, Teilchen : spezielle Relativitätstheorie als Grundlage der Feld- und Teilchenphysik by Roman Ulrich Sexl( Book )

23 editions published between 1976 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Das Thema des Buches ist die spezielle Relativitt̃stheorie und die Beschreibung der relativistischen Symmetrie in der klassischen und Elementarteilchenphysik. Es werden weniger die Experimente zur Relativitt̃stheorie diskutiert, als vielmehr deren formale Struktur durchleuchtet, entwickelt und physikalisch gedeutet. Der besondere Reiz dieses Buches besteht in der Balance zwischen physikalischer Diskussion und formaler Struktur. Die Autoren gehen von einer elementaren Prs̃entation schrittweise zu einer abstrakteren moderneren Darstellung über. Kleinere und auch ausgedehntere historische Noten sowie weiterführende mathematische Bemerkungen sind im Text verstreut. Die vorliegende Neuauflage geht - bei leicht geñderter Stoffanordnung und Einschub zweier Zusatzabschnitte - str̃ker als bisher ein auf die Rolle der Thomas-Rotation in der Struktur der Lorentzgruppe, auf mehrwertige Darstellungen und Spiegelungen
Raum - Zeit - Relativität : relativistische Phänomene in Theorie und Beispiel by Roman Ulrich Sexl( Book )

28 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in German and Undetermined and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bewährte laienverständliche Einführung in die spezielle Relativitätstheorie; konzipiert für Leistungskurse an Gymnasien
Die Deutungen der Quantentheorie by Kurt Baumann( Book )

17 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in German and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dialog über die beiden hauptsächlichsten Weltsysteme : das ptolemäische und das kopernikanische by Galileo Galilei( Book )

14 editions published in 1982 in German and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naturwissenschaft / Renaissance
Le Grand débat de la théorie quantique by Franco Selleri( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1990 in German and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

, (...) Ausfuhrlich setzt sich Selleri mit den verschiedenen Interpretationen und ihren Schwachstellen auseinander. Philosophische Exkurse sowie die Herleitung mancher Formel mit Hilfe des quantenmechanischen Formalismus fehlen nicht. Einen breiten Raum nimmt das Gedankenexperiment von Einstein, Podolsky und Rosen ein, welches in lobenswerter Scharfe analysiert wird."Bild der Wissenschaft
Was die Welt zusammenhält : Physik auf der Suche nach dem Bauplan der Natur by Roman Ulrich Sexl( Book )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in German and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Materie in Raum und Zeit by Roman Ulrich Sexl( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in German and Undetermined and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Band 3
Der Weg zur modernen Physik by Roman Ulrich Sexl( Book )

6 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in German and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Band 2
Das mechanische Universum by Roman Ulrich Sexl( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in German and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Band 1
Die Zukunft ist offen : das Altenberger Gespräch : mit den Texten des Wiener Popper-Symposiums by Karl R Popper( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in German and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albert Einstein : sein Einfluss auf Physik, Philosophie und Politik by Peter C Aichelburg( Book )

9 editions published in 1979 in German and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Entwicklung der Relativitätstheorie.- Kosmologie.- Gravitationsstrahlung.- Schwarze Löcher.- Das Schwarze Loch: Eine imaginäre Unterhaltung mit Albert Einstein.- Kann man die quantenmechanische Beschreibung der physikalischen Wirklichkeit als vollständig betrachten?.- Einsteins Beitrag zur statistischen Mechanik.- Zur Geschichte der speziellen Relativitätstheorie.- Einsteins Methoden zur Theorienbildung.- Einsteins Behandlung theoretischer Größen.- Einsteins Bedeutung in Physik, Philosophie und Politik.- Einstein und der Zionismus.- Entstehung und Rolle der GRG-Organisation und die Pflege
Eine Einführung in die Physik by Roman Ulrich Sexl( Book )

12 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in German and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physik und Experiment : Laborausrüstung, Antworten by Theodor Duenbostl( Book )

10 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in German and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ludwig Boltzmann, internationale Tagung : anlässlich des 75. Jahrestages seines Todes, 5.-8. September 1981 : ausgewählte Abhandlungen by Ludwig Boltzmann( Book )

9 editions published in 1982 in German and Undetermined and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relativitätstheorie by Roman Ulrich Sexl( Book )

17 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in German and Undetermined and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elementary particle physics : concepts and phenomena by Otto Nachtmann( Book )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in German and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book grew-how could it be otherwise?-out of a series oflectures which the author held at the University of Heidelberg. The purpose ofthese lectures was to give an introduction to the phenomenology of elementary particles for students both of theoretical and experimental orientation. With the present book the author has set himself the same aim. The reader is assumed to be familiar with ordinary nonrelativistic quantum mechanics as presented, e.g., in the following books: Quantum Mechanics, by L.1. Schiff (McGraw-Hill, New York, 1955); Quantum Mechanics, Vol. I, by K. Gottfried (W.A. Benjamin, Reading, Ma., 1966). The setup of the present book is as follows. In the first part we present some basic general principles and concepts which are used in elementary particle physics. The reader is supposed to learn here the "language" of particle physics. An introductory chapter deals with special relativity, of such funda mental importance for particle physics, which most ofthe time is high energy, i.e., highly relativistic physics. Further chapters of this first part deal with the Dirac equation, with the theory of quantized fields, and with the general definitions of the scattering and transition matrices and the cross-sections
 
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Relativity, groups, particles : special relativity and relativistic symmetry in field and particle physics
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Roman Sexl austerriksk fysikar

Roman Sexl físic austríac

Roman Sexl fizikan austriak

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Roman Sexl østerriksk fysiker

Roman Sexl østrigsk fysiker

Roman Sexl physicien autrichien

Roman Ulrich Sexl Austrian physicist

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رومن اولریش سکسل فیزیک‌دان اتریشی

ゼクスル, R. U

セクル, R. U.

ゼックスル, R.

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Languages
German (192)

English (46)