The Legacy of Leon Van Hove

The Legacy of Leon Van Hove

by Alberto Giovannini
     
 

ISBN-10: 9810243308

ISBN-13: 9789810243302

Pub. Date: 11/28/2000

Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated

This important volume describes the wide-ranging scientific activities of Léon Van Hove, through commentaries by his colleagues and a selection of his most influential papers and documents. The reprinted papers are grouped by topic, starting from his early work in mathematics and theoretical and statistical physics, up to his very last contributions in

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This important volume describes the wide-ranging scientific activities of Léon Van Hove, through commentaries by his colleagues and a selection of his most influential papers and documents. The reprinted papers are grouped by topic, starting from his early work in mathematics and theoretical and statistical physics, up to his very last contributions in elementary particle physics and multiparticle dynamics. Van Hove's career as teacher, director and science advisor in many European institutions is presented in sketches by friends and coworkers. A selection of his speeches and documented thoughts on science completes the volume.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789810243302
Publisher:
World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/28/2000
Series:
World Scientific Series in 20th Century
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
7.91(w) x 10.54(h) x 1.53(d)

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