Gravitation and Cosmology: From the Hubble Radius to the Planck Scale: Proceedings of a Symposium in Honour of the 80th Birthday of Jean-Pierre Vigier

Gravitation and Cosmology: From the Hubble Radius to the Planck Scale: Proceedings of a Symposium in Honour of the 80th Birthday of Jean-Pierre Vigier

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2003)

View All Available Formats & Editions
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Friday, March 29

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789401739368
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 04/26/2013
Series: Fundamental Theories of Physics , #126
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2003
Pages: 540
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.04(d)

Table of Contents

Dedication. Forward. Preface. Group Photos. Part I: Astrophysics & Cosmology. 1. From the Cosmological Term to the Planck Constant; J.G. Vargas, D.G. Torr. 2. Creation of Matter and Anomalous Redshifts; J.V. Narlikar. 3. The Origin of CMBR as Intrinsic Blackbody Cavity-QED Resonance Inherent in the Dynamics of the Continuous State Topology of the Dirac Vacuum; R.L. Amoroso, J.-P. Vigier. 4. Some New Results in Theoretical Cosmology; W. Rindler. 5. Whitehead Meets Feynman and the Big Bang; G. Chew. 6. Developing the Cosmology of a Continuous State Universe; R.L. Amoroso. 7. The Problem of Observation in Cosmology and the Big Bang; M. Kafatos. 8. Absorber Theory of Radiation in Expanding Universes; J.V. Narlikar. 9. Bohm & Vigier Ideas as a Basis for a Fractal Universe; C. Ciubotariu, et al. 10. A Random Walk in a Flat Universe; F. Pallikari. 11. Multiple Scattering Theory in Wolf's Mechanism and Implications in QSO Redshift; S. Roy, S. Datta. 12. Connections Between Thermodynamics, Statistical Mechanics, Quantum Mechanics, and Special Astrophysical Processes; D.C. Cole. Part II: Extended Electromagnetic Theory. 13. New Developments in Electromagnetic Field Theory; B. Lehnert. 14. Comparison of Near and Far Field Double-shift Interferometry for Dispersion in Propagation of the Photon Wave-packet; R.L. Amoroso, et al. 15. Photon Diameter Measurements; G. Hunter, et al. 16. What Is the Evans-Vigier Field? V.V. Dvoeglazov. 17. Non-Abelian Gauge Groups for Real and Complex Amended Maxwell's Equations; E. Rauscher. 18. Experimental Evidence of Near-Field Superluminally Propagating Electromagnetic Fields; W.D. Walker. 19. The Photon Spin and Other Topological Features of Classical Electromagnetism; R.M. Kiehn. 20. The Process of Photon Emission from Atomic Hydrogen; M. Kowalski. 21. Holographic Mind &endash; Overview: The Integration of Seer, Seeing, and Seen; E. Chouinard. 22. Photons from the Future; R.G. Beil. Part III: Gravitation Theory. 23. Can One Unify Gravity and Electromagnetic Fields? J.-P. Vigier, R.L. Amoroso. 24. The Dipolar Zero-Modes of Einstein Action; G. Modanese. 25. Theoretical and Experimental Progress on the GEM (Gravity-Electro-Magnetism) Theory of Field Unification; J. Brandenburg, et al. 26. Can Gravity Be Included in Grand Unification? P. Rowlands, J.P. Cullerne. 27. Gravitational Energy-Momentum in the Tetrad and Quadratic Spinor Representation of General Relativity; R.S. Tung, J.M. Nester. 28. Spinors in Affine Theory of Gravity; H.V. Borzeszkowski, H.-J. Treder. 29. A New Approach to Quantum Gravity, An Overview; S.B. Bell, et al. 30. Multidimensional Gravity and Cosmology and Problems of G; M.A. Grebeniuk, V.N. Melnikov. 31. Quantum Gravity Operators and Nascent Cosmologies; L.B. Crowell. 32. Gravitational Magnetism: An Update; S.-P. Sirag. Part IV: Quantum Theory. 33. Quantum Hall Enigmas; M.H. Macgreggor. 34. On the Possible Existence of Tight Bound States in Quan

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews