The Supersymmetric World: The Beginnings of the Theory

The Supersymmetric World: The Beginnings of the Theory

by M Shifman

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World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
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Table of Contents

Early Supersymmetry on the Prairie2
Thirty Years Ago8
Strings and the Advent of Supersymmetry: The View from Pasadena11
Remembering the Early Times of Supersymmetry19
Notes of an Old Graduate Student34
My Husband, My Love42
Last Interview with D. V. Volkov54
Nonlinear Way to Supersymmetry63
From Symmetry to Supersymmetry67
The Sources of Supergravity88
Supergravity and the Quest for a Unified Theory93
A Glimpse112
Recollections of a Young Contributor113
On Superpartners and the Origins of Supersymmetric Standard Model120
Supersymmetric Higgs Potentials145
The Supersymmetric Effective Potential150
Revealing the Path of the Superworld158
Notes on the Conceptual Development of Supersymmetry169

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