The Supersymmetric World: The Beginning of the Theory

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9789810245399
  • Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 12/28/2000
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 288
  • Product dimensions: 6.04 (w) x 8.46 (h) x 0.64 (d)

Table of Contents

Early Supersymmetry on the Prairie 2
Thirty Years Ago 8
Strings and the Advent of Supersymmetry: The View from Pasadena 11
Remembering the Early Times of Supersymmetry 19
Reminiscences 26
Notes of an Old Graduate Student 34
My Husband, My Love 42
Last Interview with D. V. Volkov 54
Nonlinear Way to Supersymmetry 63
From Symmetry to Supersymmetry 67
The Sources of Supergravity 88
Supergravity and the Quest for a Unified Theory 93
A Glimpse 112
Recollections of a Young Contributor 113
On Superpartners and the Origins of Supersymmetric Standard Model 120
Supersymmetric Higgs Potentials 145
The Supersymmetric Effective Potential 150
Revealing the Path of the Superworld 158
Notes on the Conceptual Development of Supersymmetry 169
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