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Lorentzian Wormholes: From Einstein to Hawking by Matt Visser

One can then perform a kind of interpolation between “quantum” fom “classical” mathematical constructions. A valuable asset will be understanding inequalities.

Rosen to build a geometrical model of an elementary particle that is finite and singularity-free that set the tone for the research that continues to this day. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

Readers will have to have a very detailed knowledge of quantum field theory in curved spacetime to follow the discussion. Preview — Lorentzian Wormholes by Matt Visser.


The last part of the book is more of a send off to the reader and an encouragement for further reading on the issues in the book A list of research problems in given for the ambitious and curious reader.

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Adam Getchell rated it really liked it Aug 30, But it was the desire of A. After a brief overview of general relativity and quantum field theory, the author devotes the first part of the book to the history of wormhole physics.

Lorentzian Wormholes: From Einstein to Hawking

Paperbackpages. Noog marked it as to-read Apr 13, The author lists the things that be done with quantized linearized gravity and gives references for research that counters the idea of spacetime foam.

If viewed from a quantum perspective, many of the usual mathematical structures in topology and other areas of mathematics are changed considerably. Have fun with this book! Hai Nguyen marked it as to-read Feb 20, Anthony marked it as to-read Jun 08, Sabrina Rainey rated it liked it Jan 12, Discover Prime Book Box for Kids.


A Relativist’s Toolkit The stress-energy tensor is calculated explictly for traversable wormhole spacetimes. Chapld marked it as to-read Mar 29, Alan Sauter marked it as to-read Mar 17, Chapter Four–pages describes geometrized units.

The author shows that time- and space-orientable spacetimes are incompatible with the Standard model. Classical Dynamics of Particles and Systems.

From Einstein to Hawking by Matt Visser. Fareeda marked it as to-read Apr 19, Karenina Ca marked it as to-read Jan 09, Co-Winner of First Prize Essay, Gravity Research Foundation, “Gravity’s Universality,” “The question we will like to ask and answer in here is whether all the consequences of this einsteih character of gravity have already been fully explored.

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