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Sciama, D. W. (Dennis William) 1926-

Overview
Works: 98 works in 258 publications in 4 languages and 4,244 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Biography  Film adaptations  Popular works 
Roles: Editor, Honoree, Thesis advisor, Performer
Classifications: QC173.6, 530.14
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Most widely held works by D. W Sciama
Modern cosmology by D. W Sciama ( Book )
50 editions published between 1971 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The physical foundations of general relativity by D. W Sciama ( Book )
16 editions published between 1969 and 1972 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The unity of the universe by D. W Sciama ( Book )
25 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quantum gravity : an Oxford symposium by C. J Isham ( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quantum gravity 2 : a second Oxford symposium ( Book )
7 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brief history of time by Stephen Hawking ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A film about the life and work of the cosmologist, Stephen Hawking, who despite his near total paralysis, is one of the great minds of all time."--Www.imdb.com The film features interviews with family and colleagues, clips of his lectures, and some explanation of his theories
The renaissance of general relativity and cosmology : a survey to celebrate the 65th birthday of Dennis Sciama ( Book )
6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Material content of the universe : proceedings of a Royal Society Discussion Meeting held on 23 and 24 October 1985 by Royal Society (Great Britain) ( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lectures on observational cosmology by D. W Sciama ( Book )
4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Great ideas today, 1979 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cosmology, galactic astronomy and elementary particle physics by D. W Sciama ( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les Bases physiques de la Relativité générale. [The physical foundations of general relativity], by D. W Sciama ( Book )
7 editions published in 1971 in French and English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Classical covariant fields by Mark Burgess ( )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book discusses the classical foundations of field theory, using the language of variational methods and covariance, and relating the subject to quantum field theory. Ideal as a supplementary text for graduate courses on elementary field theory, group theory and dynamical systems. Also a valuable reference for researchers
Cosmologia moderna by D. W Sciama ( Book )
7 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in Italian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gravitational solitons by V Belinski ( )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the first book to give a self-contained exposition of the theory of gravitational solitons and provide a comprehensive review of exact soliton solutions to Einstein's equations. A valuable reference for researchers and graduate students
Exact solutions of Einstein's field equations by Hans Stephani ( )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A completely revised and updated edition of this classic text, covering important new methods and many recently discovered solutions. This book gives a comprehensive review of all known solutions of Einstein's field equations. Indispensable for those working on exact solutions in relativity or using them in physical or mathematical problems
Harmonic superspace by A. S Galperin ( )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inspired by exciting developments in superstring theory, this is the first pedagogical and comprehensive introduction to the harmonic superspace method in extended supersymmetry. The authors (credited with inventing the technique) are recognised as world experts on the subject and present a clear account of its formalism and applications
La relatività generale : fondamenti fisici della teoria by D. W Sciama ( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1981 in Italian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gauge field theories by Stefan Pokorski ( )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An expanded and up-dated text examining gauge theories and their symmetries with an emphasis on their physical and technical aspects. New chapters give a systematic introduction to classical field theories and the electroweak theory. Suitable for graduate courses in physics, the only prerequisite being some grounding in quantum field theory
Moderne kosmologie by D. W Sciama ( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in Dutch and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Šama, D. V.
Sciama, D. W.
Sciama, D. W. 1926-1999
Sciama , Dennis
Sciama, Dennis W.
Sciama, Dennis William 1926-
Sciama, Dennis William 1926-1999
Siama, D.
シアマ, D. W
Languages
English (136)
Italian (12)
French (6)
Dutch (2)
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