Space-Time Algebra

Space-Time Algebra

Hardcover(2nd ed. 2015)

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ISBN-13: 9783319184128
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 04/26/2015
Edition description: 2nd ed. 2015
Pages: 102
Sales rank: 810,942
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.01(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Edition.- Introduction.- Part I:Geometric Algebra.- 1.Intrepretation of Clifford Algebra.- 2.Definition of Clifford Algebra.- 3.Inner and Outer Products.- 4.Structure of Clifford Algebra.- 5.Reversion, Scalar Product.- 6.The Algebra of Space.- 7.The Algebra of Space-Time.- Part II:Electrodynamics.- 8.Maxwell's Equation.- 9.Stress-Energy Vectors.- 10.Invariants .- 11. Free Fields.- Part III:Dirac Fields.- 12.Spinors.- 13.Dirac's Equation.- 14.Conserved Currents.- 15.C, P, T.- Part IV:Lorentz Transformations.- 16.Reflections and Rotations.- 17.Coordinate Transformations.- 18.Timelike Rotations.- 19.Scalar Product.- Part V:Geometric Calculus.- 20.Differentiation.- 21.Coordinate Transformations.- 22.Integration.- 23.Global and Local Relativity.- 24.Gauge Transformation and Spinor Derivatives.- Conclusion.- Appendices.- A.Bases and Pseudoscalars.- B.Some Theorems.- C.Composition of Spacial Rotations.- D.Matrix Representation of the Pauli Algebra.

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