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Brown, Laurie M.

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Works: 42 works in 193 publications in 3 languages and 6,380 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Contributor
Classifications: QC174.12, 530.12
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Most widely held works by Laurie M Brown
Feynman's thesis a new approach to quantum theory by Richard P Feynman ( )
24 editions published between 1942 and 2010 in English and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Richard Feynman's never previously published doctoral thesis formed the heart of much of his brilliant and profound work in theoretical physics. Entitled "The Principle of Least Action in Quantum Mechanics," its original motive was to quantize the classical action-at-a-distance electrodynamics. Because that theory adopted an overall space-time viewpoint, the classical Hamiltonian approach used in the conventional formulations of quantum theory could not be used, so Feynman turned to the Lagrangian function and the principle of least action as his points of departure." "The result was the path integral approach, which satisfied - and transcended - its original motivation, and has enjoyed great success in renormalized quantum field theory, including the derivation of the ubiquitous Feynman diagrams for elementary particles. Path integrals have many other applications, including atomic, molecular, and nuclear scattering, statistical mechanics, quantum liquids and solids, Brownian motion, and noise theory. It also sheds new light on fundamental issues like the interpretation of quantum theory because of its new overall space-time viewpoint."--Jacket
Selected papers of Richard Feynman with commentary by Richard P Feynman ( )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 1,196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These scientific papers of Richard Feynman are renowned for their brilliant content and the author's striking original style. They are grouped by topic: path integral approach to the foundations of quantum mechanics and quantum field theory, renormalized quantum electrodynamics, theory of superfluid liquid helium, theory of the Fermi interaction, polarons, gravitation, partons, computer theory, etc. Comments on Feynman's topics are provided by the editor, together with biographical notes and a complete bibliography of Feynman's publications
Twentieth century physics by Laurie M Brown ( Book )
22 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Most of the good stuff" : memories of Richard Feynman ( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Birth of particle physics by International Symposium on the History of Particle Physics$ (1980 : Fermilab) ( Book )
16 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and German and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pions to quarks : particle physics in the 1950s : based on a Fermilab symposium by Laurie M Brown ( Book )
16 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The origin of the concept of nuclear forces by Laurie M Brown ( Book )
9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Renormalization : from Lorentz to Landau (and beyond) by Laurie M Brown ( Book )
11 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The essays in this book, by L.M. Brown, M. Dresden, R.S. Mills, S.S. Schweber, T.Y. Cao, and D.V. Shirkov, discuss the history of renormalization theory from the late 19th century to the 1950s and the effect it has had not only on the development of field theory, but also on our ideas of what is a fundamental and what is a phenomenological theory
Twentieth century physics by Laurie M Brown ( Book )
8 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twentieth century physics by Laurie M Brown ( Book )
10 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elementary particle theory in Japan, 1930-1960 : proceedings of the Japan-USA collaborative workshops ( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The symmetry of natural laws by Laurie M Brown ( Book )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elementary particle theory in Japan, 1935-1960 : Japan-USA collaboration, second phase ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twentieth century physics ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rise of the standard model : particle physics in the 1960s and 1970s by Lillian Hoddeson ( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a conference held at Stanford University, this is the third volume of a series recounting the history of particle physics and offers the most up-to-date account of the rise of the Standard Model, which explains the microstructure of the world in terms of quarks and leptons and their interactions. The wide-ranging articles explore the detailed scientific experiments, the institutional settings in which they took place, and the ways in which the many details of the puzzle fit together to account for the Standard Model
Radiative corrections to the Klein-Nishina formula by Laurie M Brown ( )
2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nijisseiki no butsurigaku ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Renormalization : from Lorenz to Landau (and beyond) ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
20seiki no butsurigaku ( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Brown, L.
Brown, L. M.
Brown, L. M. (Laurie M.)
Brown, Laurie
Brown, Laurie Mark.
ブラウン, L. M
ブラウン, ローリー
Languages
English (155)
Japanese (9)
German (2)
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